KC Parks Halloween Happenings 2021

KC Parks Halloween Happenings 2021

Sunday, October 17, 2021
4 – 6 p.m.
Lakeside Nature Center, 4701 E Gregory Blvd. KCMO
Due to health restrictions, this is a Drive-thru event.  You begin your adventure by receiving a Jack-O-Lantern containing some animal trading cards and a scavenger hunt game.  Complete it for a prize.  As you drive through we’ll be handing out a variety of Halloween goodies.  You’ll also meet some of our friendly animal ambassadors.  For more information, call 816-513-8960

Thursday, October 28, 2021
4 – 6 p.m.
Tony Aguirre Community Center, 2050 W Pennway St., KCMO
Ages: 12 years and under
Free with a canned good donation
Bring your scariest little ghouls and goblins to the Tony Aguirre Community Center’s  front lawn.  They will be able to fill their bags with hidden treats while listening to the scary sounds of Halloween.  Hotdogs, chips and bottled water will be served when all the candy is found.  For more information, call 816-513-8530.

Friday, October 29, 2021
6 – 7 p.m.
Southeast Community Center, 4201 E. 63rd St., KCMO
This year’s Trunk or Treat event is drive thur and pick-up.  First 50 people will get a treat bag.   For more information, call 816-513-0631.

Saturday, October 30
1 – 3 p.m.
Hillcrest Community Center, 10401 Hillcrest Rd., KCMO
Join us for carnival games, candy, prizes, photo booth and more.  Kids up to 6th grade, with an adult are welcome.  For more information, call 816-513-8560.

Saturday, October 30, 2021
2 – 4 p.m.
Line Creek Community Center, 5940 NW Waukomis Dr., KCMO
Come out to Line Creek during public skating on October 30 for our annual Spooky Skate!  Wear your Costume & Get FREE ADMISSION!   There will be a Haunted Train ride and Halloween Selfie Station.  This great event is presented in partnership with the Kansas City Northern railroad and KC North.  Goodie bags available to the first 75 kids ages 3-13 that register online or sign up in person at Line Creek or KC North Community Centers.  For information, call 816-513-0760.

Sunday, October 31, 2021
1 – 3 p.m.
Union Cemetery, 227 E. 28th Terrace, KCMO
Free, Registration is Requested>>
A BONUS fifth Walktober in a cemetery on Halloween!!!   A festive AFTERNOON event especially for families. Be sure and wear a costume to collect treats as you walk around the peaceful and historic cemetery. Established in 1857, Union Cemetery was located between Westport and the town of Kansas and used by both towns, becoming a “union” between the two.  For more information, call 816-513-7527.

Walk, ride or run a different trail every Sunday in October! The month of October is ideal for exercising outside.  The temperatures are cool and the colors are spectacular. Walktober makes the most of this great season by inviting participants on a tour of autumn’s most vibrant landscapes and inspiring everyone to make movement a priority!! Dogs on leashes are welcome. Commemorative Walktober buttons, designed by artist Kevin Worley, for the first 200 participants at each location. Attend all five events and collect all five designs!