Autumn Activities In Pulaski County USA!

Create lifelong memories with your family in Pulaski County USA!

Create lifelong memories with your family in Pulaski County USA!

Autumn in Pulaski County USA is the perfect season to gather your family and friends together creating memories that will last a lifetime. Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hayrides, petting zoos, punkin’ chunkin’, hay stack mazes, float trips (even a haunted one!), farmers markets, haunted houses (even outdoor haunted trails!), paranormal investigations and Oktoberfest celebrations —there truly is something for everyone. Harvest some memories in Pulaski County, Missouri!

FIREBALL RUN LIVE Event
Downtown Waynesville
Thursday, October 2nd
FREE
Contact: Pulaski County Tourism Bureau- 573.336.6355
http://www.FireballRun.com

FIREBALL RUN festivities take place in downtown Waynesville October 3rd.

FIREBALL RUN festivities take place in downtown Waynesville October 3rd.

Southern Gospel Reunion
Waynesville High School
Friday, October 3rd 7:00 pm
Saturday, October 4th 6:00 pm
FREE admission
Contact: Layne Lercher- 573.774.0404

FREE Southern Gospel Reunion concert in Waynesville October 3 & 4.

FREE Southern Gospel Reunion concert in Waynesville October 3 & 4.

Frogtober Fest
Waynesville City Park
October 4
FREE admission
Contact: Rhea Anne Mathews- 573.774.3050

http://www.facebook.com/frogtober.fest

*Frogtober Fest is an annual celebration of Waynesville’s “Frog Rock” also known as W.H. (Waynesville Hill) Croaker. This year’s family friendly festival marks Croakers’ 17th birthday.

Frog Hill Half Marathon
Waynesville
October 4
$45 per person
Contact: Team 413-Gracerunner Ministries (Melissa Martinez)- 573.433.6684
*Frog Hill Half Marathon will treat participants to a run on Route 66 and the half marathon ends at Waynesville City Park at Frogtober Fest.

Frog Hill Half Marathon will treat participants to a run on Route 66 and the half marathon ends at Waynesville City Park at Frogtober Fest.

Frog Hill Half Marathon will treat participants to a run on Route 66 and the half marathon ends at Waynesville City Park at Frogtober Fest.



Haunted Trail

319 Keeth Road, Crocker
October 10 & 11 6:30 pm until 10 pm
$5 per person
Contact: Loving Paws Adoption Center- 573.736.2088
*Come hear the scary tale of “The Witches of Pulaski County” and take a guided tour through the most haunted forest in Missouri

Come hear the scary tale of "The Witches of Pulaski County" and take a guided tour through the most haunted forest in Missouri.

Come hear the scary tale of “The Witches of Pulaski County” and take a guided tour through the most haunted forest in Missouri.

Crocker Fall Festival
Downtown Crocker
October 18, 10 am until 2 pm
FREE admission
Contact: Crocker City Hall- 573.736.5327
http://www.facebook.com/CrockerCityHall

Route 66 OktoberFest On The Square
Downtown Waynesville
October 18, 11 am until 4 pm
FREE admission
Contact: Audra Berrier- 573.774.3001

http://www.facebook.com/Route66FestOTS

Oktoberfest- family friendly street festival will be held October 18 in downtown Waynesville.

Oktoberfest- family friendly street festival will be held October 18 in downtown Waynesville.



Zombie Run 5K

Downtown Waynesville
October 18, race time 4 pm
$25 day of registration
Contact: Waynesville Downtown Business Association- 573.774.3001

Zombie Run 5K October 18th in Waynesville.

Zombie Run 5K October 18th in Waynesville.

18th Annual Halloween Bash
Pulaski County Shrine Club, Buckhorn
October 25 6:30-9:30
$2 per person
Contact: Local 28 Freedom Of Road Riders (Larry Wheeler) 573.586.7291
*The Haunted House of Doom and a hayride through the haunting of Buckhorn Forest

The Haunted House of Doom and a hayride through the haunting of Buckhorn Forest

The Haunted House of Doom and a hayride through the haunting of Buckhorn Forest

Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch
10103 Beatty Road
Crocker, MO 65452
573-356-0985

http://www.facebook.com/Happyhollowspumpkinpatch

Open Weekends Sept. 28 – Oct.
Open Weekends: Fri 3:30-6:30
Sat. and Sun. 9:30-6:30
18 and under $7.00 includes pumpkin
Adults $5.00 (no pumpkin)

Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch Halloween

BSC Outdoors
Mid-Missouri’s largest precision cut corn maze and pumpkin patch. Home of the FIREBALL RUN corn maze!
18700 Cliff Road
Dixon, MO 65459
573-759-7294

http://www.bscoutdoors.com

Weekdays by appointment only
Sept. 20 – Nov. 1
Fri 5:00 – 8:00
Sat 10:00 – 8:00
Sun 10:00 – 6:00
Adults $7.00
Kids 5-14 $5.00
Kids 4 & under free

The Fireball Run logo will be the design of Boiling Spring Campground's corn maze for the 2014 season.

The Fireball Run logo will be the design of Boiling Spring Campground’s corn maze for the 2014 season.

Deep Woods Farm
19050 North Hwy 133
Crocker, MO 65452 (Hancock, MO)
573-759-3586

http://www.deepwoodsfarm.biz

Open October 4 – October 26
Sat. 10 – 5 Sun. Noon – 5
Weekdays: By appointment or schedule
$5.00 per person & 2 and under free

Deep Woods Farm Halloween

Pulaski County Farmers Market
Downtown Waynesville
Every Saturday, 8 am until 12 pm
FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079
http://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket

Pulaski County Farmers Market Logo

The Haunted Hill
22235 Red Wing Road
Waynesville, MO 65583

http://www.thehaunted-hill.com

Opens Sept. 26, 2014- November 1, 2014 open every Fri & Sat
8pm – midnight Open till 10pm on Halloween
$12.00 or Speed pass for no wait $20.00

Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
405 North Street
Waynesville, MO 65583
573-528-2149

http://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Every Saturday night through October 25th
Friday, October 31st
Investigations start at dusk and last three hours
$25 per person, reservations required

Haunted River Float @
Lay Z Day Canoes and Camping

23455 Teak Lane
St. Robert. MO 65584
573-336-8639 * Reservations preferred
Oct. 17, 18, 24, & 25 7pm – midnight
Oct. 31 7:00 – 9:00
Nov 1 7:00 – 10:00
Ages 13 and over $25.00 6 – 12 $10.00
Kids 5 & under free.

October Haunted River Floats

Oktoberfest at the Cave Restaurant & Resort
26880 Rochester Road
Richland, MO 65556
573-765-4554

http://www.thecaverestaurantandresort.com

October 2 – October 30
German Beer, Music, Brats and Kraut

Paradise German Delicatessen
311 North Street
Waynesville, MO 65583
573.774.8422

http://www.paradisedelicatessen.com

The Hub German Restaurant
777 VFW Memorial Drive
Saint Robert, MO 65584
573.336.9990

http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Hub-Restaurant-Lounge/162648703767741


Gone To Pieces Quilt Guild Quilt Show

Saint Robert Community Center
November 15, 10 am until 5 pm
FREE admission
Contact: Bonnie- 573.774.9990

Gone To Pieces Quilt Guild Quilt Show takes place November 15 in Saint Robert.

Gone To Pieces Quilt Guild Quilt Show takes place November 15 in Saint Robert.

Four Things That You Do Not Want To Miss During January In Pulaski County USA!

If you miss any of these, your friends will poke fun at you around the water cooler Monday morning.

1. National Wrestling Alliance Central-States Championship Wrestling “Missouri Rising”
Date: Saturday January 11
Time: Doors open at 6:00 pm, Bell at 7:00 pm
Where: Saint Robert Community Center
Cost: Advance: Ringside-$12, General-$8 At The Door: Ringside-$15, General $10
Contact: Charles Wilcox- 573.202.4344

Do Not Miss Because: Two words- Professional Wrestling!

"Missouri Rising" Professional Wrestling flyer

2. Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloader Trade Fair
Date: Saturday January 18 and Sunday January 19
Time: 9 am until 5 pm
Where: Saint Robert Community Center
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders (Earl Ellegood)- 573.855.0984

Do Not Miss Because: Looking to return to a simpler way of life? This is a primitive lifestyle enthusiasts and preppers dream!

Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Trade Fair flyer

Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Trade Fair flyer

3. Bluegrass In The Barn
Date: Saturday January 18
Time: Doors open at 6:00 pm, Show at 7:00 pm
Where: The Barn, 13015 Highway 28, Dixon
Cost: $20
Contact: Bill Johnson- 573.433.9370

Do Not Miss Because: You can never have too much pickin’ and grinnin’. A great family activity!

Bluegrass In The Barn flyer

Bluegrass In The Barn flyer

4. 7th Annual Polar Meltdown Chili Cook-Off
Dates: Saturday January 25
Times: 11 am until 3 pm
Where: Saint Robert Community Center
Cost: $5
Contact: Waynesville-Saint Robert Chamber of Commerce: 573.336.5121

Do Not Miss Because: From mild to wild, the Polar Meltdown is guaranteed to spice up your weekend! Bring a pal- your taste “buds” will thank you!

This Week Around Pulaski County USA!

Pulaski County Tourism Bureau & Visitors Center Logo. Pulaski County Tourism Bureau is the Destination Management Organization for Pulaski County, Missouri, Home of Fort Leonard Wood.

Pulaski County Tourism Bureau & Visitors Center Logo

Events for the week of December 16, 2013-December 22, 2013

December 18- 399th Army Band presents “Holiday Classics”
Where: Abrams Theater, Fort Leonard Wood
When: 7 pm
Cost: FREE, open to the public
Contact: 399th Army Band- 573.596.1360

399th Army Band Holiday Classics flyer

399th Army Band Holiday Classics flyer

December 20 & 21- Route 66 Shootout
What: High energy basketball tournament
Where: Waynesville High School
When: Friday 1:00-9:30 pm, Saturday 11 am-9:30 pm
Cost: $7 adults, $5 children
Contact: Josh Scott- 573.842.2450

2013 Route 66 Shootout Schedule

2013 Route 66 Shootout Schedule

December 21- Pulaski County Farmers Market
Where: Downtown Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main-573.842.9079

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

In the case of inclement weather /bad road conditions always call ahead to confirm the status of the event that you are attending.

Looking Forward:

December 31: Vino Alan “Painting Sunshine” Album Release Party
January 4: Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House

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Events for the week of December 2, 2013-December 8, 2013

December 5- Christmas On The Square
Where: Waynesville Square
When: 6-9 pm
Cost: FREE
Contact: Waynesville Downtown Business Association- 573.774.3001

Christmas On The Square is a family friendly street festival on Historic Route 66 in Waynesville, Missouri.

Christmas On The Square is a family friendly street festival on Historic Route 66 in Waynesville, Missouri.

December 6- A Dickens of a Killing
What: Comedy-Murder Mystery Prime Rib Dinner Show
Where: Roadhouse Bar & Grill, Laquey
When: 6:30 pm
Cost: $40 per person
Contact: Roadhouse Bar & Grill- 573.765.5002

Comedy-Murder Mystery Prime Rib Dinner Show at the Roadhouse in Laquey, December 6

Comedy-Murder Mystery Prime Rib Dinner Show at the Roadhouse in Laquey, December 6

December 6, 7, & 8- PFAA Presents “The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus”
Where: Theater On The Square, Waynesville
When: Friday & Saturday Curtain at 7:30 pm, Sunday Matinee Curtain at 2:30pm
Cost: Adults: $10, Children 12 & Under: $5
Contact: Tracy Moran- 573.855.6625

Pulaski Fine Arts Association presents "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" at Theater On The Square in Waynesville.

Pulaski Fine Arts Association presents “The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus” at Theater On The Square in Waynesville.

December 7- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
Where: Downtown Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

December 7- Paranormal Investigation of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Pulaski County’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesvile
When: Call for exact start time
Cost: $20 per person
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (COPS)- 573.528.2149

 Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House


Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House

Looking Forward:

December 13, 14 & 15: The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus
December 13 & 14: Journey To Bethlehem
December 14: Richland Christmas Parade
December 14: Dixon’s Lighted Christmas Parade & Christmas In The Park
December 15: Richland’s Holiday Tour of Homes
December 20 & 21: Route 66 Basketball Shootout

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Four Things That You Do Not Want To Miss During December In Pulaski County USA!

If you miss any of these, your friends will poke fun at you around the water cooler Monday morning.

1. Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade
Date: Sunday December 1
Time: 2:00 pm
Where: Waynesville Middle School along Route 66 to Waynesville Square
Cost: FREE
Contact: Paul Corbett- 573.774.2989

Do Not Miss Because: Everyone loves a parade! Especially one that is on Historic Route 66!

Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade in Waynesville is a Route 66 enthusiasts favorite.

Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade in Waynesville is a Route 66 enthusiasts favorite.

2. Christmas On The Square
Date: Thursday, December 5
Time: 6-9 pm
Where: Waynesville Square
Cost: FREE
Contact: Waynesville Downtown Business Association- 573.774.3001

Do Not Miss Because: Christmas On The Square is guaranteed to put you in the Christmas spirit! Photos with Santa, train, hay, & carriage rides, and the 399th Army Brass Band make this family friendly street festival on Route 66 a can’t miss!

Christmas On The Square is a family friendly street festival on Historic Route 66 in Waynesville, Missouri.

Christmas On The Square is a family friendly street festival on Historic Route 66 in Waynesville, Missouri.

3. Journey To Bethlehem
Date: Friday December 13 and Saturday December 14
Time: 5-9 pm
Where: Crocker Christian Church, Crocker
Cost: FREE
Contact: Crocker Christian Church- 573.736.5121

Do Not Miss Because: Old Bethlehem comes to life with over 100 different characters and live animals during this annual live nativity scene. A great family activity!

Journey To Bethlehem, a live nativity, features over 100 different characters and live animals.

Journey To Bethlehem, a live nativity, features over 100 different characters and live animals.

4. Lighted Christmas Parade and Christmas In The Park
Dates: Saturday December 14
Times: 6 pm
Where: Dixon
Cost: FREE
Contact: Betty McPherson: 573.433.1517

Do Not Miss Because: Parades are awesome! Parades at night with Christmas lights are wicked awesome! Christmas in Lions Club Park immediately afterwards.

Dixon's Lighted Christmas Parade and Christmas in the Park is the only parade held after dark in Pulaski County, Missouri. The extravaganza of Christmas lights is sure to delight!

Dixon’s Lighted Christmas Parade and Christmas in the Park is the only parade held after dark in Pulaski County, Missouri. The extravaganza of Christmas lights is sure to delight!

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Events for the week of November 25, 2013-December 2, 2013

November 29 & 30, and December 1- PFAA Presents “The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus”
Where: Theater On The Square, Waynesville
When: Friday & Saturday Curtain at 7:30 pm, Sunday Matinee Curtain at 5:30pm
Cost: Adults: $10, Children 12 & Under: $5
Contact: Tracy Moran- 573.855.6625

Pulaski Fine Arts Association presents "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" at Theater On The Square in Waynesville.

Pulaski Fine Arts Association presents “The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus” at Theater On The Square in Waynesville.

November 30- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
Where: Downtown Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Bruce Main- 573.842.9079

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

Pulaski County Farmers Market is held year round in Waynesville.

December 1- Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade
Where: Waynesville Middle School along Route 66 to Waynesville Square
When: 2 pm
Cost: FREE
Contact: Paul Corbett- 573.774.2989

Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade in Waynesville is a Route 66 enthusiasts favorite.

Waynesville-Saint Robert Lions Club Christmas Parade in Waynesville is a Route 66 enthusiasts favorite.

December 1- Holiday In The Park
Where: Saint Robert Community Center
When: 3-6 pm
Cost: FREE
Contact: Trinity Edwards- 573.451.2625

Holiday In The Park in Saint Robert has been a family tradition for more than a decade.

Holiday In The Park in Saint Robert has been a family tradition for more than a decade.

December 1- FORR Local 28 Chili Cook Off
Where: Pulaski County Fort Leonard Wood Shrine Club, Buckhorn
When: 4 pm
Cost: FREE
Contact: Taz Moeller- 573.528.1528

Freedom Of The Road Riders Local 28 Chili Cook Off is a great way to warm up after the parade before heading to Christmas On Main Street in Crocker.

Freedom Of The Road Riders Local 28 Chili Cook Off is a great way to warm up after the parade before heading to Christmas On Main Street in Crocker.

December 1- Christmas On Main Street
Where: Downtown Crocker
When: 5-8 pm
Cost: FREE
Contact: 573.736.5327

Kick off your Christmas season at Christmas On Main Street in Crocker.

Kick off your Christmas season at Christmas On Main Street in Crocker.

Looking Forward:

December 5: Christmas On The Square
December 6: A Dickens Of A Killing
December 6, 7 & 8: The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus
December 7: Paranormal Investigation of the Historic Talbot House

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This Week Around Pulaski County USA!

Pulaski County Tourism Bureau & Visitors Center Logo. Pulaski County Tourism Bureau is the Destination Management Organization for Pulaski County, Missouri, Home of Fort Leonard Wood.

Pulaski County Tourism Bureau & Visitors Center Logo

Events for the week of November 18, 2013-November 24, 2013

November 22 & November 23- 15th Annual Southern Gospel Reunion
Where: Performing Arts Auditorium, Waynesville High School Campus
When: Friday November 22nd 7 pm, Saturday November 23rd 6 pm
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Layne Lercher- 573.774.0404

15th Annual Southern Gospel Reunion Flyer.

15th Annual Southern Gospel Reunion Flyer.

November 23- Pulaski County Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
Where: Downtown Waynesville
When: 8 am until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Clara Magoon: 573.586.8438

November 23- Turkey Trot 5K/10K
Where: Davidson Fitness Center, Fort Leonard Wood
When: 9 am
Cost: $20 advance sign up, $30 day of
Contact: Fort Leonard Wood MWR- 573.596.4359

Turkey Trot 5K/10K Flyer.

Turkey Trot 5K/10K Flyer.

Community Programs:

November 22 & November 23- The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Where: November 22- Waynesville United Methodist Church
November 23- Metamorphosis Outreach Empowerment Center, Saint Robert
When: 7 pm (both days)
Cost: $7, Children under 11 $5
Contact: Rhea Ann Mathews- 573.774.3050

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Flyer

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Flyer

Looking Forward:

November 29 & 30: The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus
December 1: Holiday In The Park, Saint Robert
December 1: Lion’s Club Christmas Parade, Waynesville
December 1: FORR Local 28 Chili Cook Off
December 1: Christmas on Main Street, Crocker
December 1: The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus

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