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Spooktacular at Dickerson Park Zoo

 

 

 

 

September – October 2013

Sep
7
Sat
Scout Day at the Zoo @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Dickerson Park Zoo, Ozark Trails Council of Boy Scouts of America and Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland are teaming up for a fun day of scouting activities.

Scouts will learn about animals and participate in age-appropriate, hands-on learning experiences at stations throughout the zoo. Scouts will also see demonstrations and learn new skills in the Skill Village, participate in Keeper Chats and attend informational presentations during education programs in the Junior League Amphitheatre.

Register for this event with your local Scout office using the links below to PDF forms. Registration deadline has been extended to Sept. 3.ozark trails bsa council

Sep
21
Sat
Bob 105.1 FM Kids Fair @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join Bob 105.1 FM, Dickerson Park Zoo, KIDS Directory, TelComm Credit Union, d.v.LaRue Design & Printing Services and Mediacom for a fun-filled day. Meet representatives from local businesses who cater to families and children.

   

Oct
19
Sat
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
20
Sun
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
21
Mon
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
22
Tue
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
23
Wed
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
24
Thu
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
25
Fri
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock

Oct
26
Sat
Halloween SPOOKTACULAR presented by Simmons First @ Dickerson Park Zoo
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Experience one of Springfield’s oldest fall family traditions. The 30th annual Halloween SPOOKTACULAR, presented by Simmons First National Bank, is open nightly from Oct. 19-31.

Decoration themes include

  • Simmons First’s Trick or Treat Lane
  • Musical Mansion, underwritten by Kathy and Wayne Morelock
  • Vintage Carnival
  • Prehistoric Forest
  • Angry Zoo Birds

Children ages 12 and younger will receive candy treats. Children are encouraged to wear costumes, but it is not required.

The Titus Express train ride will be operating. Tickets are $2 per person for everyone age 2 and older.

zoo halloween event

Title Sponsor

Candy Sponsor

Pumpkin Sponsor

The Musical Mansion sponsored by Kathy & Wayne Morelock