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March 2020

Paranormal Evening: Graham-Ginestra House

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ethnic Heritage Museum, 1129 South Main Street
Rockford, IL 61101 United States
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$20.00 38 tickets left

We will begin the evening in the Ethnic Heritage Museum.   Haunted Rockford is so excited to be invited back to this amazing location!  This historic home was built in 1857 by Freeman Graham and was recently purchased by the Ethnic Heritage Museum.   Museum President Jocelyn Hare and Museum Director Addie Ford will join us to share the history of the home.  Haunted Rockford’s Kathi Kresol will tell stories of the area and Psychic Sara Bowker will share any…

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April 2020

True Crime Expo

April 4 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States
$15.00

During this event we will delve into the details of some of the most horrific crimes in history.   The speakers will present on all steps of these crimes from the commission to the aftermath on the community.  Local author Kathi Kresol and Chicago based film maker John Borowski are partnering to bring this expo to Rockford for the first time.   Award winning film maker John Borowski will share stories of the murderers he has researched in depth for his…

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H. H. Holmes Documentary Screening with John Borowski

April 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main Street
Rockford, IL 61107 United States

We will start this exciting evening with a Meet and Greet with the documentary's film maker John Borowski!  Then we will watch the documentary "H.H. Holmes - America's First Serial Killer" with John!    John will be selling his books and other documentaries at this event!  Don't miss this unique opportunity to meet this amazing film-maker!   Admission is free but donations for the Veterans Memorial Hall will be accepted!   Please note that before the file screening is the…

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May 2020

Greenwood Cemetery Walk with the Rockford Historical Society

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Greenwood Cemetery, 1011 Auburn Street
Rockford, IL 61103 United States
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Haunted Rockford's own Kathi Kresol will be joining the Rockford Historical Society for this year's Cemetery Walk.  Each year the Society selects one of Rockford's major cemeteries for the Cemetery Walk. Volunteers select individuals interred in the cemetery, research the person's past, and interpret their findings for those who attend the "walk".  The interpreters are often dressed in costumes of the period associated with their subjects. They often bring related items to enhance their presentations given near the grave sites…

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Greenwood Cemetery by Lantern Tour

May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Greenwood Cemetery, 1011 Auburn Street
Rockford, IL 61103 United States
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$20.00

Join Haunted Rockford as we tour one of the oldest cemeteries in Rockford where our founding families were laid to rest.  Kathi Kresol will share the long forgotten stories of people from Rockford’s past, both famous and infamous.  This tour will include a little history and mystery. This is a walking tour so please wear comfortable shoes. Water and bug spray will be provided.   The price of this event is $20.00 with advanced reservations and $25.00 at the event. …

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October 2020

Things that go BUMP in the Night!

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tinker Swiss Cottage, 411 Kent Street
Rockford, IL United States
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$20.00 44 tickets left

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…

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December 2020

Ghosts of Christmas Past 2020

December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tinker Swiss Cottage, 411 Kent Street
Rockford, IL United States
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$20.00 44 tickets left

TicCome celebrate the holidays Haunted Rockford style at Tinker Swiss Cottage! This program will start in the barn.  Kathi Kresol and Samantha Hochmann will present the history and share the ghostly encounters experienced by staff and visitors.  Psychic Sara Bowker will share her impressions of who actually lingers in the halls of this historic building.  Guests will be allowed to tour the house and see the most haunted rooms.  The house will be decorated for the Holidays in true Victorian…

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