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All Hallow's Eve: Robin Hood's Enchanted Woods

Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Rd, Rockford, IL 61107
Children can Trick or Treat throughout the Victorian Village and do craft projects, and play games. From 4:30 to 8 pm visit the enchanted woods! Families will tour scenes and meet characters from the legend of Robin Hood Save Maid Marian, joke with the Merry Men, keep an eye out for the Sheriff of Nottingham, and be amazed at the archery skills of Robin Hood himself!! Snacks from Morkes Chocolate and Veebo Pizza will be available. Cost is $6 for adults and $6 for children. Museum members are free as well as children under 3!! Tickets are available in advance after September 29 on line or at the museum store or at the gates on the day of the event. or 815 937-9112

Mexican Sugar Skulls, a Family Event

Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Rd, Rockford, IL 61107
The Day of the Dead is a popular Mexican celebration and extends around the world. It's a day of remembering family by dressing in bright colors, building altars, and leaving gifts for their departed loved ones. You will get to decorate your own sugar skull while exploring the influence of our Mexican immigrants. You will be ready early for this Holiday at the end of the Month!! This activity is free with museum admission. or 815 397-9112