Tickets Expected to Go Quickly for Lantern-Lit Walks Oct. 27 & 28
(Sept. 20, 2017) — Tickets for the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County’s hugely popular “Halloween Night Walks” go on sale Saturday, Oct. 7 at 9 a.m. at Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center, 3609 Spring Road in Oak Brook.
During the 75-minute family-friendly walks, which take place at Fullersburg Woods on Oct. 27 and 28 from 6 to 9 p.m., costumed guides will lead guests through the lantern-lit woods to six stage sets and more than 25 costumed performers. This year’s surprise theme will feature classic “Halloween Night Walk” characters as well as some new ones. The walks are for ages 2 and up, but adults must accompany children under 18.
Tickets are $12 each with a 10-ticket maximum per person and must be purchased at the Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center with cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or American Express. For more information, call Fullersburg Woods at 630-850-8110.
“These very popular and entertaining walks are a great way to explore the preserves at night and get into the Halloween spirit,” said Forest Preserve District Commissioner Jeff Redick, District 2.
“These walks sell out quickly, so buy your tickets early,” said Forest Preserve District of DuPage County President Joe Cantore said. “The whole family will have a ‘spook-tacular’ time on this fun Halloween walk!”
The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County has been connecting people to nature for more than 100 years. More than 4 million people visit its 60 forest preserves, 145 miles of trails, five education centers and scores of programs each year. For information, call 630-933-7200 or visit dupageforest.org, where you can also link to the District’s e-newsletter, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.