Trick or treat in safety at Midway Village Museum’s Victorian Village from 2 to 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, during the museum’s “All Hallow’s Eve” event.
In addition to trick-or-treating, children’s activities and crafts will be offered throughout the event. A children’s costume parade will be held at 3 p.m.
New this year, enjoy a Halloween costume dance in the upstairs of the 1905 Red Barn, a Halloween play in the 1850 Gray Barn and a short self-guided history of Halloween woods walk from 4:30 to 8 p.m.
Young trick-or-treaters can attend in costume for trick-or-treating in the Victorian Village.
Admission is $5, and free for ages 3 and younger and museum members. Tickets may be purchased in advance online at midwayvillage.com until 5 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 17, or at the Museum Store. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the event at the gate.
Midway Village Museum is at 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford. For more details, call (815) 397-9112.
From the Oct. 17-23, 2012, issue