Leaves are Falling, Autumn is Calling….

Do you know where you need to be?  Right here in Pulaski County USA!

Here are a few reasons why!

Get your scare on!

Haunted River Floats at Ruby’s Landing, Waynesville –  Plan a weekend of ghoulish fun!  ½ mile float in 9 man raft, corn maze, haunted forest, haunted house, zombie paintball, axe throwing, and escape room!  Friday and Saturday nights September thru October.

Rising Haunted Attraction –  Every Friday and Saturday night in October (and of course Halloween!!) Come check out central Missouri’s scariest haunt on dry land!  See if you have what it takes to survive terror like you have NEVER experienced before!

Pick Your Pumpkin!

Stories Pumpkin Patch – A wholesome family setting with fun outdoor activities for kids.  A petting zoo, punkin’ chunkin’ slingshot, barrel train, hay maze, super slide, corn box.  Don’t forget the hayride to the pumpkin patch!   

Image courtesy of Stories Pumpkin Patch, Richland, MO

Arts, Crafts, and Antiques

Fall Harvests – Stop by area Farmer’s Markets for Missouri-grown produce and homemade goodness.  The Pulaski County Farmer’s Market along the Roubidoux River, in Waynesville are open every Saturday from 8 AM to 12 PM.  The Lost in the Woods Farmer’s Market off Missouri Ave. St. Robert opens Thursday evenings at 4:30 PM through September 30th.

Arts and Crafts!  Join Route 66 Community Art Gallery for their 2nd Saturday events!  Join artists from throughout the area.  It’s never too early to shop for Christmas!

Triple Creek Antiques is hosting their Fall Market event on September 10th and 11th – Crocker MO

Fall Festivals; Remembering 9/11 Patriots Day Festival – September 11th, Mid Missouri Fall Extravaganza – September 18th, Annual American Legion Post Craft Fair – October 2nd  Route 66 OktoberFest October 9th

The Great Outdoors

Nasty Pulaski Gravel Grind – October 2nd

Women’s Free Clinic – 12th annual 5k walk/run for Life – September 11th. Remembering  9/11 Patriot’s Day 9.11 Remembrance Ruck and 5k Fun Run.

Leap Frog 5k and Frog Hill ½ Marathon – October 1st and 2nd, great for families, kids, couples, and solo’s. Hard-charging runners to beginners.!

Nasty Pulaski Gravel Grind – October 2nd, 65-miles of intense cycling, or choice of the 25-mile course.

Scenic Drives…

Hop in the car or on the bike and check out Pulaski County’s fall scenery along Route 66 or Frisco Driving Tours!

Be sure to watch our Community Events & Activities Calendar for more fall events and activities.

There’s more than you think in Pulaski County USA. Spend some time exploring our amazing communities. Take a fall float along our gorgeous riverways, reserve a cozy cabin or relax and unwind at our local hotels. Start planning today!

Image courtesy of BSC Outdoors, Dixon, MO