Event Tickets & Registration

Sleepy Hollow Sports Park is pleased to bring you a variety of events all year long. Click on the event you are interested in to find more information, check out the event’s website, and purchase your tickets in advance for to avoid long lines! These great events in the Des Moines, IA area include the Renaissance Faire, Haunted Scream Park, Beer Run, and Iowa State Fair Camping.

The Renaissance Faire at Sleepy Hollow event logo

The Renaissance Faire at Sleepy Hollow

The adventure begins Labor Day weekend and continues through the following two weekends, with a different theme each weekend:

September 3–5, 2016—Knights & Royals Weekend
September 10–11, 2016—Highlanders & Lucky Lasses Weekend
September 17–18, 2016—Pirates & Wenches Weekend

Event Tickets:



Sleepy Hollow’s Haunted Scream Park event logo

Sleepy Hollow’s Haunted Scream Park

The midwest’s largest and most elaborate Halloween theme park. Beginning at 7pm on select nights in October, our 10+ attrations including the new “Black Ops: Zombie Paintball” is sure to scare the YELL out of you!

Tickets will go on sale mid September. Opens at 7:00 pm. Our ticket booth closes at 11:30 on Friday and Saturday, and 9:30 on Thursday and Sunday.

October 9th – 10th
October 16th – 18th
October 22nd – 25th
October 28th – 31st

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Sleepy Hollow Beer Run event logo

Sleepy Hollow Beer Run

Grab your itinerary, and navigate your way from one beer-themed game to another. Don’t bother following someone else- they may be going a completely different direction! Arrive at each of our 20 beer stations to complete a game or obstacle and sample some “liquid courage” before moving on to the next.

Dates for 2017 to be announced

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Sleepy Hollow Campground

Sleepy Hollow offers camping during the Iowa State Fair! Benefits of camping at Sleepy Hollow include:

Free shuttle to and from the fair
Power and water hookups at all sites
Hot showers and real restrooms
FREE mini-golf
Discounts on go-karts and bumper boats

Campsites for 2016 are sold out and will go on sale again mid spring 2017.