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Follow the North Star at Conner Prairie

April 13-14, 20-21 and 27-28
Follow the North Star
Presented by Fifth Third Bank
In this nationally acclaimed, award-winning program, you will experience what it was like to seek freedom on the Underground Railroad at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park. You’ll be changed forever as you encounter the fears and challenges faced by Indiana residents on their tumultuous path to independence in this dramatic and powerful reenactment. Program lasts 90 minutes with groups leaving every 15 minutes from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. $20/person, $17/member. Recommended for ages 12 and older. Reservations required.

For more information, call (317) 776-6006 or (800) 966-1836 or visit www.connerprairie.org.

This post was submitted by Sarah Frey.

Follow the North Star presented by Fifth Third Bank

November 3-5, 10-12, 17-19

In this award-winning immersive history program, you and your family and friends play the parts of runaway slaves on the Underground Railroad. Will you find freedom? Will anyone help you? You’ll be changed forever as you explore the fears and challenges faced by fugitive slaves making their way through 1836 Indiana in this dramatic and powerful immersive history experience.

Program lasts 90 minutes and begins from 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. $20/person ($17/member).

Reservations required.

Call 317.776.6006 or visit connerprairie.org for more information.

This post was submitted by Kellsey James.

Headless Horseman Supported by Marsh Supermarkets and Reynolds Farm Equipment

October 14-16, 20-23, 27-29

When a ghost whispers in your ear, when you catch the shadow of a skeleton in the moonlight, when you hear the gallop of a haunted horse… you’re in the middle of Sleepy Hollow. Gather family and friends close and prepare to jump and scream as the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow rides again. And when your racing heart begins to slow down, join in for night entertainment at the barn dance and enjoy fun activities that present the story of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Thurs. and Sun. tickets are $9 presale, $11 at the gate.

Fri. and Sat. tickets are $13 presale, $15 at gate.

Presale tickets available at Marsh and O’Malia’s locations.

Gates open 6 – 9 p.m.

Call 317.776.6006 or visit connerprairie.org for more information.

This post was submitted by Kellsey James.

Arts & Arms Workshop

October 8-14

Enjoy a rare opportunity to work closely with some of the nation’s best craftsmen in creating authentic, 19th-century crafts and trades. Classes cover gunsmithing, weaving, pottery, leather, horn, bead and ironwork. New this year, try out the silver wire inlay class. Small class sizes in well-equipped facilities allow you to further develop your skills, whether you’re a greenhorn or a pro. Weekend, evening and weeklong classes available.

Reservations required.

Call 317.776.6006 or visit connerprairie.org for more information.

This post was submitted by Kellsey James.