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Drake to host Halloween Hoops Oct. 24

October 23, 2017

Girl participates in face-paintingDrake University will host the annual Halloween Hoops event on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 6-8 p.m., at the Bell Center on Drake’s campus (1421 27th Street).

The event is free and open to all Des Moines-area children ages 3-11.

Co-hosted by the Drake Law School Public Service Scholars and Drake Student Alumni Association, Halloween Hoops is a fun, safe, and family-friendly community event.

Boy participating in Halloween Hoops activityEach year, more than 100 Des Moines-area children the event.

Various activities are planned, including face painting, basketball, games, and, for the first time, a bouncy house. Pizza and cupcakes will be served.

Children are encouraged, but not required, to wear a costume or orange attire.

All participating children must have a parent/guardian release form signed. Please download and fill out the Halloween Hoops Release Form.

For more information, contact carissa.bowie@drake.edu or maxwell.harlan@drake.edu.