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Weekend Events Including Fire Safety Palooza, a Rodeo, Food Trucks, Network, Fall Festival and More for October 2nd 2014 and Beyond

Oct 02, 2014 03:29PM, Published by Brian Ostrovsky, Categories: Life+Leisure


Firefighters keeping equipment ready. Photo courtesy, Mansfield Fire Dept.



Our Editor's Pick weekly events for October 2nd and beyond. We share great local events from our calendar that span a range of interests, costs and locations.

Be sure to post your events and encourage your favorite venues, promoters, and businesses to post theirs. All events are eligible to be selected and promoted as an Editor's Pick, will yours be next?

Spotlight Event

Helping a little girl at the Fire Safety Palooza

Fire Safety Palooza - start: Oct 04, 2014 10:00AM

The Mansfield Fire Department and its Safety Clowns host this community-wide the first Saturday in October as part of its National Fire Prevention Week observance. With a goal of making ... Read More 


Additional Featured Events

Multicultural RODEO - start: Oct 03, 2014 08:00PM

Barrel Ridging Bull Riding Circle L5 Riding Club Read More 



Mansfield Connects by Mansfield Area Chamber - start: Oct 03, 2014 11:30AM

Join the Mansfield Area Chamber of Commerce as we introduce Mansfield Connects, an exciting new program that combines fast-paced networking and business-focused education. You will walk a... Read More 


Food Truck: Dinner Fall Series - start: Oct 03, 2014 05:00PM

The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department (APRD) has finalized plans to host the "Food Truck: Fall Series", beginning September 16 and ending October 24, at Founders Plaza/Levitt Pavi... Read More 


Cajun Ironbutt Run - start: Oct 04, 2014 05:15AM

The Cajun Ironbutt Run will be held at the Hole in the Wall Motorcycle Shop in Mansfield, Texas from October 4th to October 5th, 2014. Join us for the first of many Iron Butt runs, thi... Read More 


Lord's Acre Fall Festival - start: Oct 04, 2014 10:00AM

Invite your friends and enjoy a day of family fun at the Lord's Acre Fall Festival in Kennedale. Kids games and rides, shop at the country store, enjoy food from the food court, bid on it... Read More 


Mulch Madness - start: Oct 04, 2014 08:30AM

Free mulch giveaway. Residents need to be bring their own bin, box, truck bed or flat-bed trailer. No plastic bags. City staff will be onsite to help load mulch. Read More 




Are you involved with a group, local organization, business or cause or have an event that you'd like us to Spotlight? Or, do you have a favorite venue we should know of? If so, we'd love to hear from you. You can also post your events in our calendar.


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