Crisp air and the bright harvest moon calls for some nighttime outdoor activity! In the Stevens Point Area, there are plenty of fall events, but here are three night hikes in October that promise to provide a fun experience. Learn more about what you'll find at these fun and unique seasonal family-friendly events. 

Fall Candlelight Hike Festival

Celebrate the season with some family-friendly activity! Schmeeckle Reserve's Fall Candlelight Hike Festival on October 26th will have loads of fun, with a dash of spooky!

Must-do:

Let torches and jack-o'-lanterns light your way throughout the reserve and around Lake Joanis! 

Surprise find:

Walking isn't the only activity provided! You can explore the reserve to find events like a campfire program, hands-on Discovery Stations, free crafts, snacks, and more! 

 

Moon Walk Wisconsin

Let the moon give you some motivation at Moon Walk Wisconsin on October 20th! Choose from a 4, 8, or 12-mile walk with friends and family with the night sky illuminating your every step. 

Must-do: 

Dress up! Costumes are optional, but take advantage of your chance to wear your best gid-up!

Surprise find:

The date of this night hike was specifically chosen to be closest to the autumn hunter's moon- so be sure to check out the beautiful night sky ahead of you!

Moon Walk Wisconsin

Midnight Monster Dash

Gather up your monsters young and old for this night of fun! With a one-mile mini-monster dash and 5K haunted monster dash option, the whole family will love the Midnight Monster Dash on October 13th! 

Must-do:

Take advantage of the other fun activities provided, including glow in the dark volleyball, Are you smarter than a “PoDS Student” game, and costume contest!

Surprise find: 

Free babysitting for toddlers will be provided for runners, so the whole family can truly get involved at this nighttime event!

Midnight Monster Dash 2016

Want More?

Find a full list of fun events in the Stevens Point Area here, before exploring other fun things to do. Learn more about annual events, arts & culture events, fairs & festivals, too. Find inspirations by checking out what others have found in the Stevens Point Area below.