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Spooktacular, Whitewater Memorial State Park
Start Date: 10/13/2017 All Day
End Date: 10/13/2017
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Event Description:

Friday, October 13th

All Weekend - BYOP Carving
BYOP (bring your own pumpkin)
Carving tools will be available at the Whitewater Camp Store to help you decorate pumpkins for your campsite.

All Weekend - Photo Scavenger Hunt
Put your detective skills to the test! Pick up a list at the Whitewater Camp Store, grab a camera and set off on an adventure to find everything on the list. Bring your photos to the Camp Store by 1 pm Sunday for a prize!

6 pm - Snakes Alive
Join us at the Campfire Ring next to the Campground Playground meet our resident snakes and discover some amazing facts about this often misunderstood critter.

7-8 pm - Old Fashioned Weenie Roast!
Stop by the Poplar Grove Shelter to roast hot dogs and pile them high with toppings!

8 pm - Creatures of the Night
Have you ever wondered who’s making sounds in the woods at night? Meet at the Poplar Grove Shelter to learn about some common nocturnal animals.

Saturday, October 14th

10 am - 11 am - Activity Center
Join us at the Poplar Grove Shelter to participate in some fall activities and make a craft to take home!

12 pm - Cornhole Tournament
Register your team at the Whitewater Camp Store beginning Friday, October 14th. Your team must be registered before 11:45 am on Saturday, October 15th. The tournament will begin promptly at 12 pm at the Camp Store. Please be checked in and ready to play by 11:45 am.

3 pm - Costume Contest
Show off your wicked or whimsical costume during this fun event! Our contest is open to all ages. Bring your 4 legged friends too! Join us at the Poplar Grove Shelter.

4-6 pm - Trick-or-Treating!
Our campground will be alive with Trick-or-treaters! Campers, please have your outside lights on so our ghosts and goblins will know to stop.

*Roads through the campgrounds will be closed to motor vehicles during this time so children can trick-or-treat safely.

6-7 pm - Campsite Judging
Be sure to have all of your decorations up! During this time judges will be walking around the campground to select our winner of our annual Spooktacular campsite decorating contest!

6:30 pm - Hay Rides
You must pre-register at the Whitewater Camp Store for this event. Hay wagons will depart from the Saddle Barn beginning at 6:30 pm. Please arrive at the Saddle Barn at least 10 minutes before your scheduled time. Don’t forget to bring your receipt! Your fee will be collected at the Camp Store when you pre-register. Registration for hay rides will be accepted on Friday, October 14th beginning at 4 pm. Seating for these rides is limited.

Location Information:
Whitewater Memorial State Park
1418 S. State Road 101
Liberty, IN 47353
Phone: (765) 458-5565
Contact Information:
Name: Kristie Ridgway
Phone: 765-647-2657
State calendar entry type:
State calendar entry category:
Things to do
State calendar classification:
  • Residents
  • Visiting and Playing
  • Agency Name:
  • Natural Resources, Department of

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