There is Halloween fun for the whole family at Burpee Museum's Night Sounds! Join us for a trick-or-treating event like no other. Visit all four floors of the museum for different activities and viewing stations. See for yourself items from the Museum’s collections. Come in costume and bring a flashlight! Rockford Dance Company will be providing entertainment throughout the Museum... be sure to peer into every corner! Costume Parades will take place at both 6:30 & 7:30. Burpee will also be participating again this year in the Teal Pumpkin Project. To raise awareness of food allergies and promote the inclusion of all trick-or-treaters throughout the Halloween season.
Directions: From I-90 and E. State St. (US Business 20): west on Business 20 6.5 miles to IL 2 north (Wyman St., first street past the Rock River); right on IL 2 five blocks to the museum complex on the right side of the one-way street (N. Main St.). From the south, I-39: west on US 20 Bypass to IL 2 (S. Main St.); north on IL 2 through the downtown to the museum complex. Park in the Riverfront Museum parking lot or the Burpee Museum lot. An above-ground tunnel connects Riverfront Museum Park and Burpee Museum.