Celebrate Halloween with Tinker Swiss Cottage and Haunted Rockford. Local authors Terri Reid and Kathi Kresol will be joining us for this special evening of spine-tingling and bone-chilling stories.
Terri Reid, best-selling author of the Mary O’Reilly paranormal series and Kathi Kresol, founder of Haunted Rockford Paranormal Events will share their favorite tales of their own paranormal encounters and other local legends. After the presentation, Samantha Hochmann, executive director of Tinker Swiss Cottage will share the history of this unique home and a tour will be included in the admission price.
The price for this event is be $20 and must be paid in advance on the website at www.hauntedrockford.com. To make other arrangements to pay in advance, call Kathi Kresol: (815)871-4239.
Directions: Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum - 411 Kent St., Rockford, IL 61102 - Take E. State Street (Business 20) into Downtown Rockford, continue on E. State Street to Winnebago, turn left onto Winnebago and continue to the Tinker Swiss Cottage sign. Turn left into the Tinker driveway. Parallel parking is available alongside the road or visitors may continue past the Visitor Center and Cottage to the main parking lot. From Bypass 20, take the Main Street exit and head north on South Main Street to Kent Street. Turn left onto Kent and go one block and turn right into the Tinker parking lot.