DFW has some of the best fall events in the country, including pumpkin patches and corn mazes.
Hall's Pumpkin Farm in Grapevine, which dates back to 1929, includes a corn maze, hayrides and plenty of plump pumpkins. Admission and parking are free. The corn maze costs $5 and the hayrides are $5 during the day and $3 at night. Keep in mind it's cash only. Hall's is open everyday through Oct. 31.
There's also Autumn at the Arboretum in Dallas, which is absolutely breathtaking. The theme this year is "The Wonderful World of Oz." It includes beautiful flowers, fall blooming plants and the internationally acclaimed pumpkin village, which features more than 90,000 pumpkins, squash and gourds. Kids younger than 3 years old get in free, children ages 3 to 12 are $10 and adults are $15. The event ends on Nov. 22. www.dallasarboretum.org/visit/seasonal-festivals-events/autumn-at-the-arboretum
The Flower Mound Pumpkin Patch is also super cute. They have hay rides, bounce houses, pumpkin picking and food! Admission is $10, parking is $5 and all activities are included! This pumpkin patch goes through Oct. 31. flowermoundpumpkinpatch.com