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Evening of Illumination




Evening of Illumination

Hosted by Midway Village Museum






Friday, October 29

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Midway Village Museum

6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, IL 61107



Midway Village Museum






Evening of Illumination

at Midway Village Museum

6799 Guilford Road, Rockford

Friday, October 29

6:30 pm Check-In Begins

7 pm - 9 pm Program Time

New This Year! Visitors will discover the mysteries of the lantern-lite village at their own pace stopping to meet some of the more macabre characters of the late 1800s including:

. Emily Dickinson

. H.H. Holmes

. P.T. Barnum

Visitors will also learn about traditions and activities we may think of as odd such as:

. Mourning Rituals

. Superstitions

. Poisons On Purpose

. and more!

Midway Village Museum is located at 6799 Guilford Road in Rockford. This program is recommended for ages 16 and up.

This is a rain or shine event - all sales are final. Please dress for the weather and walking. Guests will check-in at Gate B.

State COVID mandates in place at the time of the special event will apply to visitors on the museum campus.


$12 per person

$10 Museum Member

Ticket Reservations:

Online: www.midwayvillage.com

Call: 815-397-9112

In-person: Museum Gift Store

You may purchase admission at the gate the evening of the special event. 

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