October 22, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Halloween Happenings at Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park Oct. 24

Experience fall and fun at the 21st Annual Halloween Happenings, held at Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park. The program will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24 at the campground amphitheater.

The program kicks off at 7 p.m. with a vaudeville-style stage show, with skits, songs and jokes. Visitors are encouraged to wear and show off their Halloween costumes. Guests will also be able to walk through several “stations” to meet some “creatures of the night”.

Halloween Happenings is fun for all ages, and not meant to be scary. This program will be held outside, so visitors are advised to dress for the weather. The event is free and open to the public.

Johnson's Shut-Ins State Park is located approximately 8 miles north of Lesterville on Hwy N. For more information about the event, call the park at 573-546-2450. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.