Trunk or Treat Scheduled at Tarleton’s W.K. Gordon Museum

Thursday, October 21, 2021

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Tarleton State University’s W.K. Gordon Museum and Research Center for the Industrial History of Texas in Thurber will host a free Halloween trunk or treat from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31.

The event is made possible thanks to a partnership with businesses in Strawn, Gordon and Mingus. Costumes are encouraged, and the event is suitable for all ages.

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The center, located at exit 367 on Interstate 20 between Fort Worth and Abilene, is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays.

A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.