Event Details

October 7th at 11:00am – 1:00pm

Also at: October 7th at 2:00pm – May 24th at 4:00pm

302 E. Miller Street, Bloomington, IL

Online + In Person

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The 2023 Evergreen Cemetery Walk will be held in-person on September 30 and October 1, and October 7-8 with performances at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. each day. The Virtual Evergreen Cemetery Walk will be available to view November 3 through 30.

The Cemetery Walk is a nationally-recognized, award-winning annual event that brings the voices of McLean County's history to life.

Costumed actors portray people from McLean County's past on the grounds of Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Their stories illustrate the impact the people of McLean County have had on history—locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Put on your walking shoes and bring your family to participate in this fascinating, outdoor theatrical program.

This event serves about 3,500 people, most of whom are students. It is a collaboration between the McLean County Museum of History, Illinois Voices Theatre, and Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Ticket sales will begin on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 a.m. They will be available for purchase online by visiting www.mchistory.org, or by visiting the Museum’s Cruisin’ with Lincoln on 66 Visitors Center and Gift Shop and at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

To see who this year's feature characters are, click this link.

Individual tickets to participate are $20 for the General Public, $18 for Museum members, and $8 for children or students with ID. Tickets for the Virtual Walk are $25 General Public Household and $20 Museum Member Household.

To purchase a ticket for the in person walk, click this link.

To purchase a ticket for the Virtual Walk, click this link.

If you have any questions about purchasing a ticket, please contact Candace Summers, Senior Director of Education, at education@mchistory.org

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The 2023 Evergreen Cemetery Walk will be held in-person on September 30 and October 1, and October 7-8 with performances at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. each day. The Virtual Evergreen Cemetery Walk will be available to view November 3 through 30.

The Cemetery Walk is a nationally-recognized, award-winning annual event that brings the voices of McLean County's history to life.

Costumed actors portray people from McLean County's past on the grounds of Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Their stories illustrate the impact the people of McLean County have had on history—locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Put on your walking shoes and bring your family to participate in this fascinating, outdoor theatrical program.

This event serves about 3,500 people, most of whom are students. It is a collaboration between the McLean County Museum of History, Illinois Voices Theatre, and Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Ticket sales will begin on Tuesday, September 5 at 9:00 a.m. They will be available for purchase online by visiting www.mchistory.org, or by visiting the Museum’s Cruisin’ with Lincoln on 66 Visitors Center and Gift Shop and at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

To see who this year's feature characters are, click this link.

Individual tickets to participate are $20 for the General Public, $18 for Museum members, and $8 for children or students with ID. Tickets for the Virtual Walk are $25 General Public Household and $20 Museum Member Household.

To purchase a ticket for the in person walk, click this link.

To purchase a ticket for the Virtual Walk, click this link.

If you have any questions about purchasing a ticket, please contact Candace Summers, Senior Director of Education, at education@mchistory.org