Rochester’s Haunted Forest Is Full of Creatures of the Night
Halloween is just around the corner and one of the most popular events for families in Rochester, Minnesota happens with some spooky(ish) characters that are waiting in the shadows. Don't worry though, these are nice creatures that mean no harm.
(cue scary laugh) ...just kidding.
Hooved, webbed, and eight-legged creatures lurk about in the dark of night. They are friendly and funny with just a touch of fright. - Quarry Hill Nature Center website
Family-friendly Halloween fun is happening at Quarry Hill Nature Center with Creatures of the Night event.
A night of spooky fun awaits you at Quarry Hill Nature Center as fun characters and animals join you on your walk throughout the park. This year a skunk, raccoon, owl, and spider will all be joining you to share their story about their life as a creature of the night.
Everything You Need to Know about the Creature of the Night Event in Rochester
- Dates: October 21st and 22nd at Quarry Hill
- Time Slots: 4:30, 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00
- Event is outdoors and will be held in light rain, snow, or cold.
- The event includes a 1/2 mile self-guided walk along an unpaved trail that is not stroller friendly.
- Pets are not allowed.
- If the time slot is in the dark, participants are encouraged to bring a flashlight
- A treat will be delivered at the end of the night for all participants to take home.
- Find more info and buy tickets here.
What's your favorite family-friendly event in Southeast Minnesota?
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