The City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department will host the annual Farmer Fred’s Harvest Fall Carnival in San Marcos Plaza Park from 6 p.m. to 9.p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27.
There will be 35 carnival games with prizes and candy, a costume contest and the movie “Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit” on the big screen at dark. Children are encouraged to dress in costume and participate in the costume contest.
Admission is free.
Registration for the costume contest is from 6-6:45 p.m. by the big stage in the park. Judging is at 7 p.m. for age 3 and under; 7:30 p.m. for ages 4-6; 8 p.m. for ages 7-9; and 8:30 p.m. for ages 10-12.
The haunted hayride, barrel train ride and concessions will be available for a nominal fee.
This community event is made possible by Parks and Recreation, the Texas State University Recreation Division, volunteer groups from the University and different organizations around town and our sponsors. Farmer Fred’s sponsors include: Corridor Primary Care, CTMC, Josefina V. Martizen, DDS, PA, The Hitch, TSO-San Marcos, CFAM, Emeritus @ San Marcos, Premier Cuts, & San Marcos River Pub and Grill.
For information, contact recreation program coordinator Jessica Jenkins at 512-393-8283 or email her here.