Bud Light Halloween Fest

Join us for an awesome, family-friendly, free party with Live Music – Food, Drink, Trick-or-Treating, Adult Costume Contest & River Parade!

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6-7pm, Trick-or-Treating on the River Walk at participating businesses (start at Briscoe Western Art Museum)

6:30pm, Live Music by the Anthony Wright Band begins

6:30-7:15pm, Adult Costume Contest Registration (in La Villita)

7:30-8:15pm, Adult Costume Contest sponsored by Dick’s Last Resort (Arneson River Theatre)

8-9:30pm, River Parade (2 laps in downtown River Walk & Arneson Theatre)


Ten professionally decorated floats with costumed participants travel along the 2 1/2 mile Downtown River Walk area. This is a popular event so come early. Ninety adults participated in the costume contest in 2015.  Bring your A-game to win! Please wear a family-friendly costume. The parade will make float around the River Walk, beginning at the International Building traveling through Restaurant Row, the horseshoe bend, the River Walk Extension, Rivercenter Mall and through Arneson River Theatre.

Please check this website the day of and preceding the event to determine if the event will be cancelled due to inclement weather creating an unsafe condition for the public or parade riders.

After Bud Light HalloweenFest ends all the bars and restaurants keep the party going!  Please drink responsibly. Arrange for a designated driver in advance or book a hotel room.

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