NSS-CDS Midwest 2018 Workshop Held in Pulaski County, Missouri

National Speleological Society-Cave Diving Section Midwest hosted a workshop October 20th, 2018 at Hampton Inn (103 St. Robert Plaza Drive) Saint Robert, Missouri. Saint Robert is just two miles away from the site of the 2015 National Speleological Society convention that was held in Waynesville.

The workshop was preceded Friday evening by a social at Paradise Pit Caribbean Restaurant & Lounge in Saint Robert.

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NSS-CDS Midwest 2018 Workshop Social at Paradise Pit Caribbean Restaurant.

Thirty+ attendees from 5 different states began arriving in Pulaski County as early as Wednesday. The group heard presentations from 7 speakers, including:

Forrest Wilson, Bill Harrison, Zachary Klukkert, and Kyle Moschell were speakers at NSS-CDS Midwest Workshop 2018.

Forrest Wilson, Bill Harrison, Zachary Klukkert, and Kyle Moschell were speakers at NSS-CDS Midwest Workshop 2018.

Forrest Wilson (National Cave Rescue Commission Diving Officer) spoke about sump diving rescue and the Thailand cave rescue. Bill Harrison (winner Abe Davis Safe Cave Diving Award 2006) presented his 2018 Underwater Speleology article “Cave Diving and Yoga.” Zachary Klukkert, a NSS-CDS and PSAI-certified cave diver spoke about the benefits and challenges of conducting paleontological research in underwater caves. Kyle Moschell focused on Karst Underwater Research’s operations and diving. Chris Jewell recounted first-hand experiences of the 2018 Tham Luang Thailand cave rescue. Jonathan Beard, who has assisted in mapping over 550 caves and authored “Caring for Your Karst”, spoke on his Missouri Speleological Survey article ““Vadose Speleogenesis in the Pierson/Reeds Spring Formation Sequence in the Springfield Plateau and Eureka Springs Escarpment of Southwest Missouri.” Konstantin Chartkov of Ozark Cave Diving Alliance was also a speaker.

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Speakers at NSS-CDS Midwest Workshop 2018 included Chris Jewell (via Skype), Jonathan Beard, and Konstantin (KC) Chartkov.

NSS-CDS Midwest 2018 Workshop attendees at Hampton Inn, Saint Robert Missouri

NSS-CDS Midwest 2018 Workshop attendees at Hampton Inn, Saint Robert, Missouri.

Saturday’s post-workshop activities included a gathering hosted by Odyssey Scuba and Roubidoux Grotto at an undisclosed location in Pulaski County. Attendees explored a dry cave and feasted on Sweetwater BBQ, sampled local craft brews from Piney River Brewing Company, and nibbled on homemade cookies created by local bakery Cookiez By Nourish & Nurse. Conversations, tall tales, and jokes were told around an Ozarks camp fire.

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Post-workshop dry cave trip. Via Andrew Bachhuber.

Conference attendees participated in pre and post-conference dives at Roubidoux Spring (Waynesville, MO), Boiling Spring Cave (Dixon, MO), Boiling Springs Cave (Licking, MO) and Cannonball Cave (Lake Wappapello, MO).

Other conference activities included a gear swap, door prizes, and a raffle.

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Post-conference dry cave trip. Via Andrew Bachhuber.

Workshop sponsors included Subgravity, Dive Rite, Highline Ropes, North Florida Springs Alliance, Scubaforce, Bigblue Dive Lights, Shearwater Research, Aquatech Scuba & Travel Center, Cave Country Dive Shop, Dayo Scuba, Odyssey Scuba, Amigos Dive Center, Inner Mountain Outfitters, On Rope 1, Lake City Dive Center, and Ozark Dive Shop.

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Post-workshop dry cave trip. Via Andrew Bachhuber.

The workshop was organized by Joshua Shouse. Shouse, based in Kentucky, was assisted locally by Karen Hood, Marketing Relations Manager for Pulaski County Tourism Bureau. Shouse remarked that attendees appreciated the nearness to Roubidoux Spring & Odyssey Scuba, area hospitality, and conference room facilities.

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National Speleological Society-Cave Diving Section Midwest 2019 workshop is tentatively scheduled for October at Saint Robert, Missouri. Workshop dates will be announced January 2019.

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This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 29-November 4, 2018)

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 29-November 4, 2018)

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October 31- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.

October 31- Zombie Paintball
What: Defeat the Zombie Horde!
Where: 14400 Highway Z, Saint Robert
When: 7:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $15
Contact: Combat Sports Uranus (Natalie Sanders)- 573-855-5065
https://www.facebook.com/CSUranus

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)

October 31- Rising Haunted Attraction
What: Haunted attraction
Where: 25238 Raleigh Road, Waynesville
When: 8:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $13
Contact: Rising Haunted Attraction (Matt Perrine)- 573-433-5460
https://www.facebook.com/risinghauntedattraction 

Rising Haunted Attraction

November 3- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market
What: Mid-Missouri’s friendliest year-round Farmers’ Market!
Where: Farmers’ Market Pavilion at Roubidoux Spring Campground, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m. until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Farmers’ Market (Bruce Main)- 573.842.9079
https://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)

November 3- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House

Ozarks Leaf Peepers’ Backroad Bonanza Self-Guided Driving Tour: https://wp.me/p2Gvbm-2gP

Ozarks Leaf Peepers Backroad Bonanaza (1) (1)

Looking Ahead:

Guide your sleigh to Pulaski County USA this holiday season!

Guide your sleigh to Pulaski County USA this holiday season!

November 10, 17, & 24- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
November 10- Turkey Trot 5K/10K, Fort Leonard Wood

Turkey Trot 5K_10K November 10
November 11- Veterans’ Day Parade, Waynesville

Veterans Day Ceremony_Parade 2018
November 24 through December 31- City of Lights, Richland

City of Lights Richland November 24_Dec 31
November 30- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville

A Dickens_ Christmas Carol_ A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts (1) Complete
December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
December 1, 7,8, 9, 14, & 15- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1- Christmas Parade, Laquey

Laquey Christmas Parade (1)
December 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
December 2- Holiday in the Park, Saint Robert

Holiday in the Park STR
December 2- Christmas On Main Street, Crocker

Christmas on Main Street 2018
December 2- Kiwanis Annual Christmas Parade, Waynesville

Kiwanis Club Annual Christmas Parade December 2
December 6- Christmas on the Square, Waynesville

Christmas on the Square
December 7 & 8- Journey to Bethlehem, Crocker

Journey to Bethlehem December 7_8
December 8- Christmas Parade, Richland

Richland Christmas Parade Dec 8 (1)
January 5- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
January 5, 12, 19, & 26- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
February 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
February 2,9, 16, & 23- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)
March 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

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March 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, & 23- PFAA presents “12 Angry Men,” Waynesville
April 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville

1903 Courthouse Museum Tagged
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
April 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
April 27- Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Fun Day/Rendezvous, Dixon

Mountain Man Experience April 27 2019
May 4- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville

Old Stagecoach Stop Tagged
May 18- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
June 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, & 22- PFAA presents “Pinocchio,” Waynesville
June 15- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA

Send your Pulaski County event listings and flyers to laurah@pulaskicountyusa.com

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“This Week Around Pulaski County USA!” is powered by Pulaski County Tourism Bureau- the destination marketing agency for Pulaski County, Missouri. The bureau, funded by the hotel/motel transient guest tax, promotes tourism throughout the county and markets their destination to fuel the local business climate and broaden the local tax base. The Bureau actively promotes events that will draw in visitors, tourists, and travelers from fifty plus miles away to experience Pulaski County. Courtesy listings for community events are provided on their online calendar at http://www.visitpulaskicounty.org.

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 22-October 28, 2018)

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 22-October 28, 2018)

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October 26- Halloween in the Park
What: Haunted hayrides, trick or treat maze, snacks, costume contests and more!
Where: St. Robert Community Center, 114 J.H. Williamson Jr. Drive, Saint Robert
When: 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: City of Saint Robert Parks & Recreation Department- 573-451-2625
https://www.facebook.com/events/1549330168505975

Halloween In The Park 2018 (2) (1)

October 26 & 27- Zombie Paintball
What: Defeat the Zombie Horde!
Where: 14400 Highway Z, Saint Robert
When: 7:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $15
Contact: Combat Sports Uranus (Natalie Sanders)- 573-855-5065
https://www.facebook.com/CSUranus

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)

October 26 & 27- Rising Haunted Attraction
What: Haunted attraction
Where: 25238 Raleigh Road, Waynesville
When: 8:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $13
Contact: Rising Haunted Attraction (Matt Perrine)- 573-433-5460
https://www.facebook.com/risinghauntedattraction

Rising Haunted Attraction

October 27- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market
What: Mid-Missouri’s friendliest year-round Farmers’ Market!
Where: Farmers’ Market Pavilion at Roubidoux Spring Campground, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m. until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Farmers’ Market (Bruce Main)- 573.842.9079
https://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)

October 27 & 28- Stories Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 25530 Republic Road, Waynesville
When: 10:00 a.m. until Dark
Cost: $5 admission (2 and younger FREE), Mid-Size Pumpkin $5
Contact: Stories Pumpkin Patch (C.D. Storie)- 573-433-4375
https://www.facebook.com/Stories-Pumpkin-Patch-318125881595386

Pick a Patch

October 27 & 28- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 10103 Beatty Road, Crocker
When: 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $5 adults (no pumpkin), $7 children (includes pumpkin) 2 and younger FREE
Contact: Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch- 573-356-0985
https://www.facebook.com/HappyhollowspumpkinandChristmasTreePatch

October 27- Crocker Trunk or Treat
What: Trunk or Treat
Where: Crocker Community Park, Crocker
When: 5:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: Crocker Community Park Board (Jessica Elam)- 573-528-5681
https://www.facebook.com/events/311356999418032

Crocker Trunk or Treat 2018 (1)

October 27- Trail of Treats Spooktacular
What: Halloween event
Where: Shady Dell Park, Richland
When: 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Contact: Richland Parks Department- 573-765-4421
https://www.facebook.com/events/582659108733961

Trail of Treats Spooktacular (2) (1)

October 27- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.

Ozarks Leaf Peepers Backroad Bonanaza (1) (1)

Ozarks Leaf Peepers’ Backroad Bonanza Self-Guided Driving Tour: https://wp.me/p2Gvbm-2gP

Looking Ahead:

Guide your sleigh to Pulaski County USA this holiday season!

Guide your sleigh to Pulaski County USA this holiday season!

October 31- Rising Haunted Attraction, Waynesville

Rising Haunted Attraction
October 31- Zombie Paintball, Saint Robert

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)
October 31- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.
November 3, 10, 17, & 24- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market– Waynesville
November 3- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
November 11- Veterans’ Day Parade, Waynesville

Veterans Day Ceremony_Parade 2018
November 24 through December 31- City of Lights, Richland

City of Lights Richland November 24_Dec 31
November 30- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
December 1, 7,8, 9, 14, & 15- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville

A Dickens_ Christmas Carol_ A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts (1) Complete
December 1- Christmas Parade, Laquey

Laquey Christmas Parade (1)
December 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
December 2- Holiday in the Park, Saint Robert

Holiday in the Park STR
December 2- Christmas On Main Street, Crocker

Christmas on Main Street 2018
December 2- Kiwanis Annual Christmas Parade, Waynesville

Kiwanis Club Annual Christmas Parade December 2
December 6- Christmas on the Square, Waynesville

Christmas on the Square
December 7 & 8- Journey to Bethlehem, Crocker

Journey to Bethlehem December 7_8
December 8- Christmas Parade, Richland

Richland Christmas Parade Dec 8 (1)
January 5- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
January 5, 12, 19, & 26- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
February 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House Tagged
February 2,9, 16, & 23- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)
March 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
March 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, & 23- PFAA presents “12 Angry Men,” Waynesville
April 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville

1903 Courthouse Museum Tagged
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
April 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
April 27- Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Fun Day/Rendezvous, Dixon

Mountain Man Experience April 27 2019
May 4- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
May 18- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
June 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville

Old Stagecoach Stop Tagged
June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, & 22- PFAA presents “Pinocchio,” Waynesville
June 15- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA

Send your Pulaski County event listings and flyers to laurah@pulaskicountyusa.com

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“This Week Around Pulaski County USA!” is powered by Pulaski County Tourism Bureau- the destination marketing agency for Pulaski County, Missouri. The bureau, funded by the hotel/motel transient guest tax, promotes tourism throughout the county and markets their destination to fuel the local business climate and broaden the local tax base. The Bureau actively promotes events that will draw in visitors, tourists, and travelers from fifty plus miles away to experience Pulaski County. Courtesy listings for community events are provided on their online calendar at http://www.visitpulaskicounty.org.

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 15-October 21, 2018)

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 15-October 21, 2018)

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October 19 & 20- Zombie Paintball
What: Defeat the Zombie Horde!
Where: 14400 Highway Z, Saint Robert
When: 7:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $15
Contact: Combat Sports Uranus (Natalie Sanders)- 573-855-5065
https://www.facebook.com/CSUranus

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)

October 19 & 20- Rising Haunted Attraction
What: Haunted attraction
Where: 25238 Raleigh Road, Waynesville
When: 8:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $13
Contact: Rising Haunted Attraction (Matt Perrine)- 573-433-5460
https://www.facebook.com/risinghauntedattraction

Rising Haunted Attraction

October 20- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market
What: Mid-Missouri’s friendliest year-round Farmers’ Market!
Where: Farmers’ Market Pavilion at Roubidoux Spring Campground, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m. until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Farmers’ Market (Bruce Main)- 573.842.9079
https://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)

October 20- Frisco Depot Museum
What: Restored Frisco Depot features Crocker’s history as a railroad boomtown.
Where: 10th Street, Crocker
When: 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE admission, donations accepted
Contact: City of Crocker (Lonnie Garrett)- 573-528-3550
https://cityofcrocker.com

Frisco Depot Museum (1)

October 20- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.

October 20 & 21- Stories Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 25530 Republic Road, Waynesville
When: 10:00 a.m. until Dark
Cost: $5 admission (2 and younger FREE), Mid-Size Pumpkin $5
Contact: Stories Pumpkin Patch (C.D. Storie)- 573-433-4375
https://www.facebook.com/Stories-Pumpkin-Patch-318125881595386

Pick a Patch

October 20 & 21- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 10103 Beatty Road, Crocker
When: 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $5 adults (no pumpkin), $7 children (includes pumpkin) 2 and younger FREE
Contact: Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch- 573-356-0985
https://www.facebook.com/HappyhollowspumpkinandChristmasTreePatch

October 21- Zombie Run 5K
What: Not your everyday 5K!
Where: Waynesville City Park
When: 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $25, 12 & Under $15 (pre-registration discounts available)
Contact: Columbia College (Mona Russell)- 573-329-4050
https://www.facebook.com/events/331113287639504

Zombie Run 5k 2018 (1)

Looking Ahead:

October 26, 27, & 31- Rising Haunted Attraction, Waynesville

Rising Haunted Attraction
October 26, 27, & 31- Zombie Paintball, Saint Robert

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)
October 27 & 28- Stories Pumpkin Patch, Waynesville

Pick a Patch
October 27 & 28- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch, Crocker
October 27 & 31- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.
October 26- Halloween in the Park, Saint Robert

Halloween In The Park 2018 (2) (1)
October 27- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
October 27- Trail of Treats Spooktacular, Richland

Trail of Treats Spooktacular (2) (1)
October 27- Trunk or Treat, Crocker

Crocker Trunk or Treat 2018 (1)
November 3, 10, 17, & 24- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market– Waynesville
November 3- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
November 11- Veterans’ Day Parade, Waynesville

Veterans Day Ceremony_Parade 2018
November 24 through December 31- City of Lights, Richland

City of Lights Richland November 24_Dec 31

November 30- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville

A Dickens_ Christmas Carol_ A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts (1) Complete
December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
December 1, 7,8, 9, 14, & 15- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
December 2- Holiday in the Park, Saint Robert

Holiday in the Park STR
December 2- Christmas On Main Street, Crocker

Christmas on Main Street 2018
December 2- Kiwanis Annual Christmas Parade, Waynesville

Kiwanis Club Annual Christmas Parade December 2
December 6- Christmas on the Square, Waynesville

Christmas on the Square
December 7 & 8- Journey to Bethlehem, Crocker

Journey to Bethlehem December 7_8
December 8- Christmas Parade, Richland

Richland Christmas Parade Dec 8 (1)
January 5- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
January 5, 12, 19, & 26- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)
February 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
February 2,9, 16, & 23- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House Tagged
March 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, & 23- PFAA presents “12 Angry Men,” Waynesville
April 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville

1903 Courthouse Museum Tagged
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
April 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
April 27- Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Fun Day/Rendezvous, Dixon

Mountain Man Experience April 27 2019
May 4- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville

Old Stagecoach Stop Tagged
May 18- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker
June 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, & 22- PFAA presents “Pinocchio,” Waynesville
June 15- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA

Send your Pulaski County event listings and flyers to laurah@pulaskicountyusa.com

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“This Week Around Pulaski County USA!” is powered by Pulaski County Tourism Bureau- the destination marketing agency for Pulaski County, Missouri. The bureau, funded by the hotel/motel transient guest tax, promotes tourism throughout the county and markets their destination to fuel the local business climate and broaden the local tax base. The Bureau actively promotes events that will draw in visitors, tourists, and travelers from fifty plus miles away to experience Pulaski County. Courtesy listings for community events are provided on their online calendar at http://www.visitpulaskicounty.org.

This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 8-October 14, 2018)

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This Week Around Pulaski County USA! (October 8-October 14, 2018)

October 12 & 13- Zombie Paintball
What: Defeat the Zombie Horde!
Where: 14400 Highway Z, Saint Robert
When: 7:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $15
Contact: Combat Sports Uranus (Natalie Sanders)- 573-855-5065
https://www.facebook.com/CSUranus 

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)
October 12 & 13- Rising Haunted Attraction
What: Haunted attraction
Where: 25238 Raleigh Road, Waynesville
When: 8:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $13
Contact: Rising Haunted Attraction (Matt Perrine)- 573-433-5460
https://www.facebook.com/risinghauntedattraction

Rising Haunted Attraction

October 13- Route 66 Challenge
What: Route 66 themed strategy competition
Where: Registration/start line at Old Town Antiques, Interstate 44 Exit 179
When: Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., Challenge begins at 8:00 a.m.
Cost: Early Registration $45 per two-person team, Day Of Registration $55 per two-person team.
Contact: Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of Commerce- 573.336.5121
http://www.route66challenge.com 

Route 66 Challenge

October 13- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market
What: Mid-Missouri’s friendliest year-round Farmers’ Market!
Where: Farmers’ Market Pavilion at Roubidoux Spring Campground, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m. until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Farmers’ Market (Bruce Main)- 573.842.9079
https://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket 

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)

October 13- Oktoberfest
What: Family-friendly street festival.
Where: On the Square, Waynesville
When: 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Festival on the Square (Joann Goethe)- 573.842.5296
https://www.facebook.com/Route66FestOTS 

Oktoberfest 2018

October 13- Gearhead Bash
What: Car show- over 100 cars, trucks, & bikes, plus vendors!
Where: Shady Dell Park, Richland
When: 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Cost: Call for pricing.
Contact: Richland Park Department- 573.765.4421
https://www.facebook.com/richlandmoparkdept

Gearhead Bash 2018 (1)

October 13- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse 

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.

October 13 & 14- Stories Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 25530 Republic Road, Waynesville
When: 10:00 a.m. until Dark
Cost: $5 admission (2 and younger FREE), Mid-Size Pumpkin $5
Contact: Stories Pumpkin Patch (C.D. Storie)- 573-433-4375
https://www.facebook.com/Stories-Pumpkin-Patch-318125881595386

Pick a Patch

October 13 & 14- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 10103 Beatty Road, Crocker
When: 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $5 adults (no pumpkin), $7 children (includes pumpkin) 2 and younger FREE
Contact: Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch- 573-356-0985
https://www.facebook.com/HappyhollowspumpkinandChristmasTreePatch

Looking Ahead:

October 19, 20, 26, 27, & 31- Rising Haunted Attraction, Waynesville

Rising Haunted Attraction
October 19, 20, 26, 27, & 31- Zombie Paintball, Saint Robert

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)
October 20, 21, 27, & 28- Stories Pumpkin Patch, Waynesville

Pick a Patch
October 20, 21, 27 & 28- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch, Crocker
October 20, 27, & 31- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.
October 20 & 27- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
October 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)
October 21- Zombie 5K Run, Waynesville

Zombie Run 5k 2018 (1)
October 26- Halloween in the Park, Saint Robert

Halloween In The Park 2018 (2) (1)
October 27- Trail of Treats Spooktacular, Richland

Trail of Treats Spooktacular (2) (1)
October 27- Trunk or Treat, Crocker

Crocker Trunk or Treat 2018 (1)
November 3, 10, 17, & 24- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market– Waynesville
November 3- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
November 11- Veterans’ Day Parade, Waynesville

Veterans Day Ceremony_Parade 2018
November 24 through December 31- City of Lights, Richland

City of Lights Richland November 24_Dec 31
November 30- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)
December 1, 7,8, 9, 14, & 15- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House Tagged
December 2- Christmas On Main Street, Crocker

Christmas on Main Street 2018
December 2- Kiwanis Annual Christmas Parade, Waynesville

Kiwanis Club Annual Christmas Parade December 2
December 6- Christmas on the Square, Waynesville

Christmas on the Square Tagged
December 7 & 8- Journey to Bethlehem, Crocker

Journey to Bethlehem December 7_8
December 8- Christmas Parade, Richland

Richland Christmas Parade Dec 8 (1)
January 5- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
January 5, 12, 19, & 26- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
February 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
February 2,9, 16, & 23- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
March 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, & 23- PFAA presents “12 Angry Men,” Waynesville
April 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville

1903 Courthouse Museum Tagged
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville

Old Stagecoach Stop Tagged
April 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)
April 27- Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Fun Day/Rendezvous, Dixon

Mountain Man Experience April 27 2019
May 4- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, & 22- PFAA presents “Pinocchio,” Waynesville
June 15- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA

Send your Pulaski County event listings and flyers to laurah@pulaskicountyusa.com

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October 5 & 6- Zombie Paintball
What: Defeat the Zombie Horde!
Where: 14400 Highway Z, Saint Robert
When: 7:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $15
Contact: Combat Sports Uranus (Natalie Sanders)- 573-855-5065
https://www.facebook.com/CSUranus

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)

October 5 & 6- Rising Haunted Attraction
What: Haunted attraction
Where: 25238 Raleigh Road, Waynesville
When: 8:00 p.m. until Midnight
Cost: $13
Contact: Rising Haunted Attraction (Matt Perrine)- 573-433-5460
https://www.facebook.com/risinghauntedattraction

Rising Haunted Attraction

October 6 & 7- Clawcon 2018
What: Missouri’s premier wargaming event
Where: St. Robert Community Center, 114 J.H. Williamson Drive, Saint Robert
When: Kicks off Saturday at 9:00 a.m. and ends Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: 2 Day Pass $40, Saturday or Sunday only pass $25
Contact: Eric Fontaine- clawcon.email@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/CLAWCON

October 6_7 ClawCon PREMIERE WARGAMING EVENT

October 6 & 7- Stories Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 25530 Republic Road, Waynesville
When: 10:00 a.m. until Dark
Cost: $5 admission (2 and younger FREE), Mid-Size Pumpkin $5
Contact: Stories Pumpkin Patch (C.D. Storie)- 573-433-4375
https://www.facebook.com/Stories-Pumpkin-Patch-318125881595386

Pick a Patch

October 6 & 7- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch
What: Pumpkin Patch
Where: 10103 Beatty Road, Crocker
When: 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $5 adults (no pumpkin), $7 children (includes pumpkin) 2 and younger FREE
Contact: Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch- 573-356-0985
https://www.facebook.com/HappyhollowspumpkinandChristmasTreePatch

October 6- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market
What: Mid-Missouri’s friendliest year-round Farmers’ Market!
Where: Farmers’ Market Pavilion at Roubidoux Spring Campground, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m. until Noon
Cost: FREE admission
Contact: Pulaski County Farmers’ Market (Bruce Main)- 573.842.9079
https://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyMOFarmersMarket

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)

October 6- Nasty Pulaski Gravel Grind Bike Race
What: 65 miles, 4400+ feet elevation gravel road bike race.
Where: Waynesville City Park, Waynesville
When: 8:00 a.m.
Cost: $55
Contact: Dave Kessler- 573.528.4761
https://www.facebook.com/nastypulaski

Nasty Pulaski Tagged

October 6- Frog Hill Half Marathon & 10K
What: Half-marathon & 10K
Where: East Elementary School, 1501 State Highway F, Waynesville
When: 8:30 a.m.
Cost: Call for pricing.
Contact: F.R.O.G. Fitness Group (Melissa Martinez)- 573.433.6684
http://www.froghillhalf.com

Frog Hill Half Tagged

October 6- Frog Festival
What: Various vendors on site
Where: Waynesville City Park, Waynesville
When: 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Call for pricing.
Contact: F.R.O.G. Fitness Group (Melissa Martinez)- 573.433.6684

October 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House
What: Supervised paranormal investigation of one of Waynesville’s oldest homes.
Where: 405 North Street, Waynesville
When: Investigations start at dusk. Call for exact time.
Cost: $25 per person, reservations required.
Contact: Crocker’s Optimistic Paranormal Society (Dawnmarie Cecora)- 573.528.2149
https://www.facebook.com/ParanormalTalbotHouse

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.

Looking Ahead:

October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, & 31- Rising Haunted Attraction, Waynesville

Rising Haunted Attraction
October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, & 31- Zombie Paintball, Saint Robert

Zombie Paintball 2018 (1)
October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, & 28- Stories Pumpkin Patch, Waynesville

Pick a Patch
October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 & 28- Happy Hollows Pumpkin Patch, Crocker
October 13, 20, 27, & 31Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville

Paranormal Investigations Sep. & Oct.
October 13, 20, & 27- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville

Mid Missouri's Friendliest Year-Round Pulaski County Farmers Market (2) (1)
October 13- Gearhead Bash, Richland

Gearhead Bash 2018 (1)
October 13- Route 66 Challenge, Saint Robert

Route 66 Challenge
October 13-Oktoberfest on the Square, Waynesville

Oktoberfest 2018
October 20- Frisco Depot Museum, Crocker

Frisco Depot Museum (1)
October 21- Zombie 5K Run, Waynesville

Zombie Run 5k 2018 (1)
October 26- Halloween in the Park, Saint Robert

Halloween In The Park 2018 (2) (1)
October 27- Trail of Treats Spooktacular, Richland

Trail of Treats Spooktacular (2) (1)
October 27- Trunk or Treat, Crocker

Crocker Trunk or Treat 2018 (1)
November 3, 10, 17, & 24- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
November 3- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
November 11- Veterans’ Day Parade, Waynesville

Veterans Day Ceremony_Parade 2018
November 24 through December 31- City of Lights, Richland
November 30- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
December 1, 7,8, 9, 14, & 15- PFAA presents “A Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts,” Waynesville
December 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
December 2- Christmas On Main Street, Crocker

Christmas on Main Street 2018
December 2- Kiwanis Annual Christmas Parade, Waynesville
December 6- Christmas on the Square, Waynesville

Christmas on the Square
December 8- Christmas Parade, Richland
January 5- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
January 5, 12, 19, & 26- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
February 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
February 2,9, 16, & 23- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 2- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
March 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30- Pulaski County Farmers’ Market, Waynesville
March 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, & 23- PFAA presents “12 Angry Men,” Waynesville
April 6- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville

1903 Courthouse Museum Tagged
April 6, 13, 20, & 27- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville

Old Stagecoach Stop Tagged
April 27- Kickapoo Trace Muzzleloaders Fun Day/Rendezvous, Dixon

Mountain Man Experience April 27 2019
May 4- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
May 4, 11, 18, & 25- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 1- Paranormal Investigations of the Historic Talbot House, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- 1903 Route 66 Courthouse Museum, Waynesville
June 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29- Old Stagecoach Stop, Waynesville
June 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, & 22- PFAA presents “Pinocchio,” Waynesville

For more event listings in Pulaski County USA please visit our online calendar at: http://tinyurl.com/PulaskiCountyUSAEvents or http://www.facebook.com/PulaskiCountyUSA

 

Send your Pulaski County event listings and flyers to laurah@pulaskicountyusa.com

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“This Week Around Pulaski County USA!” is powered by Pulaski County Tourism Bureau- the destination marketing agency for Pulaski County, Missouri. The bureau, funded by the hotel/motel transient guest tax, promotes tourism throughout the county and markets their destination to fuel the local business climate and broaden the local tax base. The Bureau actively promotes events that will draw in visitors, tourists, and travelers from fifty plus miles away to experience Pulaski County. Courtesy listings for community events are provided on their online calendar at http://www.visitpulaskicounty.org.