Multiple Halloween Events Scheduled

Many Truman organizations have planned activities and events around the campus and community to celebrate Halloween.

Sigma Alpha is hosting their annual haunted corn maze fundraiser from 7-10 p.m. Oct. 24 and 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Oct. 25-26 at the University Farm. Admission is $3 with a Truman ID and $5 for general admission. On Oct. 24 a $1 discount will be given to those who donate a canned food item. From 1-3 p.m. Oct. 27 the corn maze will host a Kid’s Day. Instead of scary things, the kids can participate in crafts and scavenger hunt and enjoy the day. Admission is $3 per child.

The House of Grim Haunted House will be 7:30 p.m.-12 a.m. Oct. 25 and Oct. 31 and 7:30-10:30 p.m. Oct. 26 in Grim Hall. Join the staff for a haunted house experience while learning about the history of Ezra C. Grim Hall. Admission is $3. This event will be scary and should not be attended by young children.

BNB’s Greatest Scare on Earth Haunted House will be from 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Oct. 25-26 and 8-10:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the BNB Hall Basement. Admission is $3, and $2 of the admission price will be donated to Doctors without Borders. For more information, email This event will be scary and should not be attended by young children.

IPAC Presents: Haunted Baldwin will be 7-10 p.m. Oct. 26 in Baldwin Hall’s basement. Tours start underneath the Baldwin/McClain bridge.

Trick-or-Treating for Canned Goods will be from 3-7 p.m. Oct. 28. Students will meet on the Quad and go around Kirksville in costumes to collect canned goods as part of the Big Week of Giving. For more information, email

SAB is sponsoring pumpkin carving from 2-4 p.m. Oct. 30 on the Quad. The event is free and SAB will provide pumpkins, carving equipment and Halloween treats. Students can enter for a chance to win a prize. For more information, email

Sigma Delta Pi is hosting a Day of the Dead Bake Sale from 10:15 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Oct. 31 on the Quad. Celebrate Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by purchasing skull cookies, chocolates and other baked goods on the Quad. Ten percent of the proceeds will go to the Vera Piper Endowed Scholarship.

On Halloween night, the residence halls will be open from 6-8 p.m. for trick-or-treating for children of all ages.

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