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Family Campfire Night


Two Evenings This Summer

Join Midway Village Museum for some good, old-fashioned evening fun!

Thursday, June 24, 2021
Thursday, July 22, 2021

6 pm to 8 pm
in the Victorian Village

Burn off the extra energy of the day by learning how to square dance or playing some old-time games likes hoops and graces. Your family will even make their very own old-time toys to take home. End the evening by sitting around a campfire, listening to music and songs from the past, while you sip Ginger water and listen to folk tales.

Enjoy these activities while enjoying the ambiance of an open camp fire.
Roast Apple Making
Ginger Water
Stilts Making
Square Dancing
Jacob's Ladder


$8 Adult
$6 Child
Museum Members are Free
Infants (ages 0-2) Free

Registration opens on Thursday, March 18, for Museum Members, with registration for all beginning Thursday, March 25.

Reservation Deadlines
. Registration deadline is 4 pm Friday, May 21, for the event on June 24.

. Reservation deadline is 4 pm Friday, June 18, for the program on July 22.

Museum Members should call the Front Desk and speak to a museum representative to register at 815-397-9112.

Visitors will register for each special event separately. Space is limited; and early registration is encouraged.

Bike Racks
There are three bicycle racks on the museum campus as amenities for those riding bicycles to experience the museum’s events, tours and other activities. These bike racks are prominently placed near the Main Museum Center front doors, and the gate entrances to the Victorian Village off the Recreation Path, and near the Old Doll’s House.

The museum is required to follow State of Illinois mandates regarding COVID-19 at the time of the workshop and masks are required on the museum campus by all visitors and staff.

Questions? Call 815-397-9112, ext. 106.

Family Campfire Night
  • June 24, 2021 - July 22, 2021
  • Midway Village Museum
  • $8 adult; $6 child; Museum Members free