Spooking up the Park

10/23/2021 | Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park | Miami, MO

The public is invited to come out to Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park on Oct. 23 for the park's first "Spooking up the Park" event.

Visitors can have a spooktactular time making themed crafts to take home, participating in a costume contest, going on a "Haunted Hike," judging a campsite decorating contest, and doing some trick-or-treating. They will also have an opportunity to experience the park after dark and share some stories around the campfire.

Event Schedule:
  • 2-3 p.m. – Themed crafts.
  • 3-4 p.m. – Costume contest.
  • 4-5 p.m. – Campsite decorating contest judging.
  • 5-7 p.m. – Haunted hike and trick-or-treating.
  • 7-10 p.m. – Campfire stories.

Click here to read the news release.

Click here for a complete list of fall fun events in Missouri State Parks.

Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park is located at:

32146 N. Highway 122, Miami, MO | 660-886-7537