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Oregon Trail: In Real Life
Saturday, June 8

Many pioneer wagons fail to make it all the way on the Oregon Trail! Test your pioneer skills to see if you have what it takes. Families of all ages are welcome to test their skills during a live action Oregon Trail experience! Activities include: hunting and trade, treating a snakebite, fixing a wagon wheel,and much more!

You May
1. Learn about hunting and trade
2. Treat a snake bite
3. Ford a river
4. Fix a wagon wheel

What is your choice?
Admission includes entrance to the Main Museum Center exhibits including the Many Faces, One Community interactive exhibit. The event is rain or shine.

Event sponsors

- HMC Products
- National Electrical Contractors Association

This event will also feature an after dark 21+ experience! Relive your childhood while enjoying Prairie Street Brewhouse beverages. For information on the evening event, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1232063243622873.

Questions? Call 815-397-9112.

Subarea:Rockford Northeast


Midway Village Museum - 6799 Guilford Rd., Rockford, IL 61107 - From I-90 and E. State St. (U.S. Business 20): Go west on E. State to Perryville Rd. Turn right (north) on Perryville to Guilford Rd. (about 1 mile). Turn left (west) on Guilford Rd. to museum entrance on south side of street. From the south: I-39 to I-90 (north, toward Wisconsin) and proceed as above. From IL 251 or IL 2 and Business U.S. 20: Go east on Business 20 to Mulford Rd. Turn left (north) on Mulford to Guilford and turn right (east). Look for the signature Millhouse by the entrance gate.

Oregon Trail: In Real Life
  • June 8, 2019
  • Midway Village Museum
  • $8 adults | $6 children age 3-17 | Free for members (age 21 and over)