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Colleyville, Grapevine and Southlake calendar

Artisans from Harbin, China, will be carving two million pounds of ice for Gaylord Texan’s show Nov. 10-Jan. 1.
Artisans from Harbin, China, will be carving two million pounds of ice for Gaylord Texan’s show Nov. 10-Jan. 1. Star-Telegram


Oct. 28

Lunch & Learns

Colleyville Senior Center, 2512 Glade Rd., hosts a Lunch & Learn event with a complimentary meal followed by an educational presentation from a local organization. Registration is required. For information and a list of presenters call 817-503-1195. Friday, 11:30 a.m.


Oct. 27

Life of Spiders

Grapevine Parks and Recreation presents a children’s class on “The Life of Spiders,” including a craft and story time, at the Botanical Gardens at Heritage Park, 411 Ball St. Cost is $5 per child and pre-registration is required. For information call 817-410-3350. Thursday, 4 p.m.

Oct. 28

Witches Brew Train

Grapevine Vintage Railroad offers the Witches Brew Train, with two glasses of Texas craft brew, food catered by Wise Guys Pizzeria, a souvenir mug and special entertainment. Boarding is at the Grapevine Cotton Belt Railroad Depot, 705 S. Main St. Admission is $35. Arrive early and bring your confirmation to be scanned and a photo ID. For more information call 817-410-3185 or visit Friday, boarding begins at 6:30, train leaves at 7 p.m.

Oct. 29-30

Hallo-Wine Trail

The 8th annual Hallo-Wine Trail, in downtown Grapevine, features multiple winery tasting rooms and prizes for the best costumes. Price is $50 and includes a commemorative wine glass and three wine tastes plus food pairings with each. Choose either Saturday or Sunday. For information call 817-424-0123. Saturday or Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 29

Ali Azimi & the Need

AramArt World Music and Art Institute presents Ali Azimi & the Need, an Iranian singer now based in London, in concert at the Palace Theatre, 300 S. Main St. Tickets range from $40-$100. For information call 817-410-3100. Saturday, 8 p.m.

On-line ticket sales close at midnight the night before the show. If you would like to purchase tickets the day of the show, you can do so at the Palace Box Office beginning one hour prior to show time. Please call the Palace Arts Center Ticketline at 817-410-3100 for more information.

Oct. 29

Murder Mystery Dinner

Messina Hof Grapevine, 201 S. Main St., hosts “Horror at Homecoming” murder mystery dinner, in which guests are given a character and are the actors and storytellers in a murder mystery. Admission is $69.95. For information call 817-442-8463. Saturday, 6 p.m.

Nov. 10-Jan. 1

Gaylord Christmas

Gaylord Texan’s 13th annual Lone Star Christmas extravaganza will feature a 2 million pound hand-carved ICE! attraction themed after the holiday classic Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town. A highlight will be an all new Glacier Glide ice skating rink. The 125-acre resort will transform into a winter wonderland, decorating with twinkling lights and 15,000 festive ornaments, a 54-foot-tall Christmas tree, 25-foot-tall nutcrackers, snow tubing, two-story tall ice slides, an enchanting parade of toys, gingerbread decorating and sitting in Santa’s sleigh. For information, go to


Oct. 26

Kiwanis Breakfast Meeting

The Southlake Kiwanis gather at Timarron Country Club, 1400 Byron Nelson Pkwy., for a breakfast meeting. For information Call Candice Caperton at 817-807-2933. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 26

Southlake 2035 Corridor

The Southlake 2035 Corridor Planning Committee meets in the executive conference room at Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main St. For information call 817-748-8621. Wednesday, 6 p.m.

Oct. 29

Howliween Pet Parade

Bring your leashed pet dressed in their Halloween finest for Southlake Public Library’s pet parade at the Southlake Town Square, 1400 Main St. Dog treats provided. Free. For information call 817-748-8243 or email Saturday, 10 a.m.

Oct. 30

Vocal Trash Concert

Arts Council Northeast continues its MasterWorks series with a free concert featuring the stomp music of Vocal Trash at Aria Amphitheater at The Marq Southlake, 285 Shady Oaks Dr. For information visit Sunday, 2 p.m.

Oct. 30

Monster Mash

The Marq Southlake, 285 Shady Oaks Dr., hosts the Monster Mash free, family-friendly Halloween event with crafts, games, trick-or-treating, costume parade, live music from Vocal Sgomp, treats and more. Happens rain or shine. For information visit Sunday, 2-5 p.m.

Oct. 31

Howl-er-ween Pet Parade

Southlake Public Library presents the free Howl-er-ween Pet Parade around Rustin Park at Southlake Town Square, 1400 Main St., for furry or featured babies — real or stuffed. All friendly and leashed animals are welcome. There will be a water station, a treat station and photo opportunities. For information call 817-748-8243 or email Monday, 10 a.m.

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