Port Washington Ghost Walk 2013

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by Cindy McManus

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Daily at 6:30 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Daily at 7:00 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Daily at 7:30 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Daily at 8:00 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Daily at 8:45 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Daily at 9:15 PM until from October 25, 2013 until October 26, 2013

Location: Ghost Walks begin near Dockside Deli, 218 E. Main St., Port Washington, WI 53074

Phone: 262-498-5777

Email: susanscotfry@capercompany.com

Link: http://www.capercompany.com/PortWashingtonGhostWalk.html

Event Description

Celebrate Halloween by exploring paranormal Port Washington's rich haunted history. This charming New England style village on the shores of Lake Michigan is only a 30-minute drive north of Milwaukee, WI.

This popular annual ghost walk is in 2-parts. It includes a tour of historic downtown haunts and a candlelight exploration of Port Washington's spooky necropolis.

When: Friday, October 25, 2013 and Saturday, October 26, 2013

Times: 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:45, and 9:15 each night.

Tickets: $13 per person pre-paid. $16 per person walk-in. Purchase tickets at http://www.capercompany.com/PortWashingtonGhostWalk.html

Length: 2 hours. You get a lot of ghosts for your money!

Ages: Recommended age 13 and over. Under age 13 may be allowed with a responsible adult and at the discretion of the tour leader. This tour is not recommended for people with baby strollers.

Availability: 25 spaces are available for pre-purchase.

If the tour date and time you want is unavailable for pre-purchase, do not despair! We accept walk-in's.

Walk-in's: Arrive 15 minutes before the tour time you want. It's VERY IMPORTANT that you park in the C4 municipal parking lot. After the downtown ghost walk, we carpool to the cemetery and if your car isn't there, you won't be able to go. Walk-in price is $16 per person - cash or credit.

Where: All tours begin at Wisconsin Chair Company historical marker at the marina by the municipal parking lot C4, near Dockside Deli 218 E. Main Street, Port Washington, WI 53074. This is a metered lot so bring quarters. Check the signs to see if the meter time is in effect when you park. For detailed driving and GPS directions, visit the Caper Company website at http://www.capercompany.com/PortWashingtonGhostWalk.html

Payment: Credit cards accepted for pre-purchased tickets. Cash and credit for walk-ins. No refunds.

For Your Comfort and Enjoyment: Wear comfortable walking shoes and dress in layers for warmth.

There is a lot of walking, some along uneven ground. It is not recommended for people with baby strollers.

This ghost walk does include a few stairs.

Weather: The ghost walk will go on in light to medium rain.

Questions: Contact Susan Fry at susanscotfry@capercompany.com or 262-498-5777

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