Halloween Events - 2017
Join us at The Pavilion at Lemay for Halloween storytelling and crafts with Miss Tracey as she brings the story to life! After the storytelling and crafts, stay for open play in the MAC! Costumes are welcome! To Register call 314-615-8877
Location: The Pavilion at Lemay
Day: Saturday, 10/28
Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
An Evening in the Cemetery
Governor Frederick Bates has been at rest for 192 years and he’s now rested well enough to visit with you at his graveside. Join Frederick, his wife Nancy, other members of the family and a few more resident ghosts in the family cemetery behind Thornhill, in Faust Park. The house will be appropriately decorated and historically dressed docents will explain mourning practices and superstitions of the period. Please come, the Governor is dying to meet you. Rain or Shine or Dark of Moon
Location: Thornhill at Faust Park
Day: Friday, October 20 & Saturday, October 21
Time: 6:30 - 9 p.m.
Cost: $5/person (under 4 are free)
St. Vincent Haunted Shelter Extravaganza
Come enjoy candy, hot chocolate, S’mores and other treats under the Haunted St. Vincent Shelter. There will be best costume prizes, sand volleyball and other fun activities for the entire family. Call 314-615-8788 for more information.
Ages: 5 and up
Location: St. Vincent Community Center
Date: Saturday, Oct. 28
Time: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: Free Admission
Ghost Stories at Jefferson Barracks
Hear spooky stories told by costumed storytellers above the bluffs of the Mississippi at the Barracks. Candlelight and creaking floors in the buildings and wood fires and noises from the woods set the scene for this once-a-year exclusive. Two story times offered. Limited space available. Advance registration is required. Call 314-615-8800 or e-mail [email protected].
Location: Jefferson Barracks Park
Day: Saturday, October 28
Time: Sessions at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Cost: $5 per person
Hey Kids! (And Adults too!!) It’s time for Halloween and time for some pumpkin carving. Join a Park Ranger for a fun afternoon of carving pumpkins in the park. Pumpkins, carving tools and designs will be provided. You can also bring your own favorite design, or just free-hand your carving. Advanced registration required by calling (314) 615-4386.
Location: Suson Park (Spindler Shelter)
Day: Sunday, October 29
Time: 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Enjoy this family fun event which includes hayrides and a marshmallow roast around the bonfire. You’ll love our scavenger hunt where the first 10 to finish will win a prize! We’ll have more fun with crafts, pumpkin, a costume contest and our “Haunted Caverns” at the end of the program. Call 314-615-8839.
Location: North County Recreation Complex
Day: Tuesday, October 31
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.
Cost: Free admission
Ghost Stories for Groups
If you would like to share an evening with those that love all things that go “bump” in the night, our story-tellers can customize an unforgettable spooky experience for your group. Reservations are required at least two-weeks in advance. Events can be held at Fort Belle Fontaine, the General Daniel Bissell House or Jefferson Barracks Park.
Call (314) 615-8800 or email [email protected] for more information or to make your reservation.
Cost is $10/person.