Halloween Weekend 2017

Treats, Fun, & Games!
Join the staff and volunteers of DeSoto State Park, National Park Service, JSU Field Schools, & the Conservation Education Institute for a weekend of fun events guaranteed to run shivers up and down your spine! Trick or treating, games, live animals, storytelling, and more are in store during this popular annual event. Grab your favorite costume, bring the family, and come stay with us! All events are free to the public and great for all ages. More details to come!

Date: October 27-October 29, 2017 (Halloween Weekend)
Where: DeSoto State Park and JSU’s Little River Canyon Center, Ft Payne, AL
Call 256.997.5025 for details. 2017 Schedule to come.

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All programs are free & open to the public, some pre-registration required for certain events. If you wish to stay at DeSoto State Park during this weekend, it is a very good idea to make your reservation months in advance due to popularity of this particular time of year.
Call DeSoto State Park’s Lodge for Cabins, Chalets, & Motel Rooms. 
Call DeSoto State Park’s Country Store for Improved & Primitive Camping
For information on any program, 
Contact: Brittney M. Hughes-
State Park Naturalist
256-997-5025   Email
 To see our photo collection of Spookapalooza in years past, see our Facebook Fan Page:
DeSoto State Park~Fort Payne, Alabama    



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