2016 Spirits in the Gardens

Saturday and Sunday, October 22 and 23 from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m.

We’re adding something new and over-the-top to Spirits in the Gardens this year! You can see 500 amazing lit Jack-O-Lanterns! You won’t want to miss it!

All are welcome to join in the spooky fun by attending in costume. As part of a new, astounding display, see 500 carved pumpkins lit against the evening sky while here. Trick or treat at Reiman Gardens and make crafts. Join us for storytelling by Jerri Heid from the Ames Public Library and more. Come dressed in costume and a bag to collect candy.

4:00 - 7:00 - Trick or treat
4:00 -  7:00 - Crafts in the Garden Room
6:30 - 9:00 - Jack-O-Lantern walk - 500 Jack-O-Lanterns carved by Reiman Gardens' volunteers

No preregistration required. Spirits in the Gardens is a free event for all youth under age 18. Regular admission is $8.00 for adults/$7.00 for seniors and free to all members and Iowa State University students with ISU card. In the event of inclement weather, all activities will be moved indoors.