UPDATE, 10/8/16: This event was terrific as usual, on the 11 am walk today. The cemetery is beautiful, the actors are excellent. Who knew what notables lie buried there! Don't miss it.
-- Elaine Hopkins
PEORIA, IL -- From the Springdale Cemetery website. This event is always interesting:
The 14th annual Springdale Cemetery fall tour and walk takes place on the following dates:
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2, 8, 9: 11 am and 2 pm
Friday, Oct. 7: 6 pm
Arrive 15 minutes before the tour.
Reservations from Laurel Ellis at 309-696-0956
$10 for adults, $5 for child, under two years, free.
The Prairie Folklore Theater will portray the lives of six people buried at Springdale.
The cemetery is on the National Register of Historic Places.