When Halloween rolls around, it can be hard to find family-friendly activities that are suitable for young children. Luckily, if you live in or around the St. Louis area you have options for kids of all ages and scare levels. Find our list of the top family-friendly Halloween events in St. Louis for 2017 below.
Family-Friendly Halloween Events in St. Louis 2017
When: Tuesday, Oct. 31st
Where: Frontier Park St. Charles, MO
Halloween Hoopla is a free event in St. Charles, MO sponsored by the St. Charles Parks and Rec Department. This family-friendly affair will feature games and activities for all ages as well as the Bubble Bus. The Halloween Hoopla will begin at 3 and conclude at 6.
When: Thursday, Oct. 26th
Where: The Saint Louis Science Center
Bring the kids to visit the annual Science Spooktacular at the Saint Louis Science Center this year for an afternoon of learning and fun. Everyone is encouraged to dress in costume while participating in live-demonstrations, a spooky story time, and Halloween themed activities.
When: October 17-30 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Where: Saint Louis Zoo
The Saint Louis Zoo is dressing up their exhibits for Halloween this year. Bring the family for kid-friendly walks, animal encounters, and activities. If you are 13 or over, please refrain from wearing a costume unless you are attending with a younger child. Additionally, all costumes should be family-friendly and non-scary so younger guests can enjoy their time. Please, no masks or face painting on anyone over 13.
When: Oct. 20-22, Oct. 27-29
Where: The Magic House St. Louis
The Not-So-Haunted house is a perfect candy-free way to celebrate Halloween with your kids this year. Kids are invited to dress in costume while they trick-or-treat around the complex collecting autographs from their favorite storybook characters. This event is free with museum admission.
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