Rhymers Ridge Harvest Festival 

Rhymers Ridge is a family owned and operated harvest festival located on a working cattle farm. Attractions include a pumpkin patch, music, an all-white peacock, giant slides, ziplines, beer and wine, hayrides, and a covered pavilion with beautiful farm views. Admission is $10/person 3-years-old and over and includes all attractions, except unicorn horse rides, hot air balloon rides, and concessions. Discounts available on theme days for fun-loving individuals that want to dress up! 

When: Weekends through October 30

Where: 5620 Buffalo Road

Fischer Farms Pumpkin Patch

Enjoy a 10-acre corn maze, animals, hayrides, fresh produce, 40+acre pumpkin patch, mums, and corn pit. Spend some time on the farm and make lasting memories!

 When: Weekends through October 30

 Where: 1905 Mokane Road


Capital City Productions Presents "Dracula: The Musical"

Drink deep… and live forever! A terrifying and passionate new musical based on the world-famous novel by Bram Stoker. Dracula The Musical is a thrilling drama of suspense and a Gothic romance of dreamlike temptation from the extraordinary team of Christopher Hampton, Don Black, and Frank Wildhorn (Jekyll & Hyde, The Civil War).

Set in Europe at the end of the Victorian Age, the story follows the famed vampire as he lusts for new blood. Jonathan Harker and Mina Murray fall victim to Dracula’s unnatural charm and, along with Doctor Van Helsing, must fight Dracula’s supernatural powers. Dracula will enthrall audiences with its powerful score and for showcasing dark and gothic sets and costumes and bringing the undead to life in this haunting musical of unrequited love.

When: October 13-15, 20-22

Where: Capital City Productions, 719 Wicker Lane

Napoleon Dynamite: With Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, and Jon Gries

This unique evening includes a full screening of "Napoleon Dynamite" followed by a lively, freewheeling, moderated discussion with fan-favorite cast members; Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite), Efren Ramirez (Pedro) and Jon Gries (Uncle Rico).

 When: October 23

 Where: Capital Region MU Healthcare Amphitheater, 300 Ellis-Porter Dr.

Parson Family Fall Festival & Trick-or-Treating

Join the fall fun at the Fall Festival and Trick-or-Treating at the Missouri Governor's Mansion! This outdoor event will feature several vendors, children's activities, and stomp grass music. Activities include a bounce house, face painting, trick-or-treating, and more. Popular local band the Kay Brothers will perform bluegrass music for everyone to enjoy. Several vendors are slated to attend including Missouri Grown, Elderwood Kettle Corn, Missouri State Parks, Runge Nature Center, Missouri State Highway Patrol, The Magic House St. Louis, Scholastics, HALs Hoppers, and more. 

Children 12 and under are encouraged to wear their Halloween costumes. The event is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

When: October 29

Where: Missouri Governor’s Mansion, 100 Madison St.


The Great Pumpkin Park Party

A spooky good time to be had by all! Enjoy witchy crafts, pumpkin carving, games, treats, and fun contests to celebrate Halloween. Once the darkness creeps over, send your carved pumpkins on a pumpkin float into Binder Lake and stay for a haunting hayride! Costumes are encouraged.

When: October 30

Where: Binder Lake, 5840 Rainbow Dr.

Jefferson City Jaycees Trunk-or-Treat

Calling all parents, students, family, and friends to bring your little ones out for games, activities, and goodies at the annual Jefferson City Jaycees Trunk-or-Treat! Food and refreshments will be available. Proceeds benefit Operation T.O.Y.S.

When: October 30

Where: Jaycees Fairgrounds, 1445 Fairgrounds Rd

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