Below is a list of the Town's upcoming special events. For a complete listing of all the special events offered throughout the year, take a look at our 2023 events flyer!
If you're interested in sponsoring one of our great events, you can find out more information by reviewing our sponsorship catalog.
Arts Festival at Heritage Park
Saturday, September 30, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Heritage Park, 600 Spinks Road
Save the (new) date! The Arts Festival at Heritage Park has been rescheduled to Saturday, Sept. 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Join us for live performances, art vendors, a community mural, hands-on activities, and more!
If you were signed up as a vendor for the original date, you should have heard from us, but feel free to email email@example.com with questions. If you weren’t originally signed up but are now interested in becoming a vendor, you can also email firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about the Arts Festival at Heritage Park, visit www.flower-mound.com/artfestival.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Experience Flower Mound camping by pitching a tent at Twin Coves Park. Pumpkin patch activities and various family games will be provided along with a catered dinner, breakfast, and late night snacks. Bring a tent, tent decorations, sleeping bags, bug spray, and flashlights. The most creative Halloween themed tent will win the tent decorating contest and a prize! Cabins and RV sites are available for an additional fee and must be booked separately through Twin Coves Park. Cabin and RV space is limited and must be reserved by Friday, October 6. Price for the event is per family up to six people. Families larger than 6 will be charged an additional $15 per additional person, up to 3 additional.
Grab your neon swimsuits and towels for an after-hours, glow in the dark pumpkin plunge! Find your perfect pumpkin for Halloween carving or decoration in our floating pumpkin patch. The CAC indoor pool will be decorated with black lights for this fun, family friendly, spooktacular event. After claiming a pumpkin all registered participants can enjoy in some scary, fun activities outside. Pre-registration is required as spots are limited. Each child within the same family must be registered individually and an adult must be in the water with all non-swimmers, 3-5 year-olds, and individuals wearing a lifejacket. Click here to register online.
Thank you to our Silver Sponsor, School of Rock!
Dress your pup in their favorite Halloween costume for the Town's annual "Woof-O-Ween." Awards will be given for most creative, scariest, best homemade, funniest, and best pet/owner look-a-like costumes. There will be a photo area to capture your furry friend’s fang-tastic costume. Come out and let your canine companion strut their stuff on the red carpet, as well as enjoy treats, prizes, and music. The costume contest begins promptly at 6:30 p.m. No registration is required.
The Town, in partnership with the Denton County India Cultural Association, is hosting its second Diwali: Festival of Lights on Saturday, Oct. 28! The traditional Indian holiday celebrates the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, and strength over fear. Join us for music, dance performances, Indian cuisine and street food, vendor booths, and much more.
Get your chalk ready for our fall chalk art contest! In honor of November Arts Month, Chalk the Walk will take place at Heritage Park and all ages and levels of artists are able to participate. The first 75 participants to register will receive their own set of chalk. Prizes will be awarded based on different groups: 6 and under, 7-10 years old, 11-13 years old, 14-17 years old, 18 and over, and family. Additionally, awards will be given for most inspiring, most unique, and best fall-inspired masterpiece. Click here to register online.
The Town will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony, which consists of a family picnic from 1 to 2 p.m. with free hot dogs, cake, and lemonade, followed by the ceremony at 2 p.m. The ceremony will include a veterans review where local Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and ROTC units parade in uniform before the veterans. ROTC units and Scout groups can enter the review by filling out this application. For more information, call 972.874.6276.
Join the 10th annual Veterans Day Relay Run where veterans and their family members will follow a 32-mile course throughout Flower Mound. Each relay runner will run approximately one to two mile sections, commemorating our nation’s veterans and their service by carrying the American flag. The course will start and end at the Flower Mound Community Activity Center. For more information, including how to apply to run a portion of the relay, please call 972.874.6300 or visit the Veterans Day Relay website.
Help the Town commemorate Dorothy’s battle with MS by participating in the annual Dorothy’s Dash 5K race and Kid’s K. On November 16, 2004, former Town of Flower Mound employee Dorothy Walkup lost her battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Net proceeds will benefit the Texas Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Dorothy’s honor. To view the course map, get directions to the race, or for information about volunteering for this event, please visit the Dorothy’s Dash website, or call 972.874.6281. Click here to register online.
Join the Town in celebrating its annual Christmas Parade! The parade is a night-time event with lighted floats parading down Spinks Road to Gerault Park, where a tree lighting ceremony will take place. The tree lighting ceremony will include choir performances, pictures with Santa Claus, carriage rides, kids' activities, and much more! For more information, please visit the Christmas Parade of Lights and Tree Lighting Ceremony website. Interested in participating in the parade? Click here to complete the application.
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, CoServ!
Santa's little helpers and their families are invited to join Santa as he makes his yearly stop for a pancake breakfast at the Community Activity Center! Enjoy making crafts and writing a wish list for Santa. Don't forget to bring a camera for photos! Pre-registration is required. Each attendee must individually register. Click here to register online.
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, CoServ!
Are you brave enough to face the frigid water temperatures of the CAC’s outdoor river and pool? The first 50 participants that complete the course will receive a congratulatory T-shirt. Those wishing to stay warm can cheer swimmers on while enjoying hot cocoa and treats. A parent or guardian must accompany those 17 and under. Registration is not required.