October means it’s starting to cool down a bit some days, and that makes perfect weather for taking in some of the fun goings on in Sugar Land. Where to start? We’ve arranged some of the favorites by location. And while it may be October, it is still smart to put on plenty of sunscreen before you join in on the fun! 


Sugar Land Town Square Happenings

Crescent Circus

Friday, October 29, 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Admission: free

Get in the Halloween mood by watching magicians, jugglers and circus acts! Crescent City Circus presents an evening of mystifying acts of imagination and magic, acrobatics and high wire walking.


Flying Saucer’s Annual Beer Feast

Saturday, October 30, 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Purchase tickets, must be over 21.

Stop by for an afternoon featuring 80 quality craft beers from across the globe, live music, local food vendors, Halloween Costume Contest, raffle prizes, and fun in the Plaza. This year is a big one as they celebrate 10 years of Beer Feasts! Tickets are required and all attendees must be over 21 years old.


A packed Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land hosts another top performance artist.

Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land Live Performances

Pat Benatar + Neil Giraldo

October 25, 8:00 p.m.

It’s a 70s and 80s songfest with Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo and their guest performer John Waite. Giraldo and Benatar have been musical partners for years, and produced her big hits, including “Hit Me With Your Best Shot.”

Buy Tickets 

Interior view of the Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land.

LANY: gg bb xx tour 2021

October 29, 7:30 p.m.

LANY (Short for Los Angeles, New York) brings pop hits like "ILYSB", "Okay" and "Mean It.” gg bb xx is their new album.

Buy Tickets 


Travel Tip: Sweeten your weekend getaway with discounts on Sugar Land’s top experiences at the Sugar Packet Marketplace.


Two girls holding hands in front of the Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center.

Fort Bend Children’s Discovery Center

Admission: $12 General, $11 Seniors (65+), Members & Children under 1 Free. Advance ticket purchase required.


Halloween Grosstopia

October 12 – 30, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.               

Something icky is oozing its way to the Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center!  A myriad of ooey, gooey and slimy has maneuvered its way into Fort Bend for three weeks of Halloween. This October, take a dose of gross as you discover spine-tingling experiments, spirit-lifting interactives and slime-filled fun during Halloween Grosstopia! Grab your favorite costume and your best ghoul-friends to set out on a TRICK-OR-TREAT quest EVERY DAY!


Spooktacular Halloween Happenings:



October 26 – 30               

No tricks, just treats!  Witching you a happy Halloween!

  • Halloween Windsock:  Design a ghost, pumpkin or bat to decorate your porch for Halloween night at Junktion.
  • Zombie Brain Masks:  Make the walking dead come alive with a zombie brain mask at Junktion.
  • Slimy Polymers:  Make slime to take home at Science Station.

Spooky Magic Show – October 30, 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Who can resist the mysteries of magic?  Spirits will rise during a jaw-dropping magic show lead by magician Jamie Salinas. 

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