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This Weekend Only: Ghost Stories in the Park…In the Dark

Shows on Oct. 6-8 at the Naperville Riverwalk Grand Pavilion


Who:                     Audiences age 5 and up are invited to this event, hosted by the Naperville Park District. The program features talented, local storytellers from Summer Place Theatre. Three new storytellers who excelled in the recent Storytelling Workshop are:  Rachna Prasad, Marc Yap and Claire Dee.  Veteran performers include:  Emma Gingold, Amanda Voth, Dave Santori, Maddie Rambissoon, Dean Dranias, Steve Zeidler and Ghost Host Don Gingold.


What:                   Ghost Stories in the Park…In the Dark is an outdoor event and a Naperville tradition, entertaining audiences age 5 and up with scary stories and a dose of humor. Hot cider, ectoplasm punch and cookies will be served. Tickets are $7 at the door or may be purchased online at


When:                  Show times are as follows:

·         Friday, Oct. 6 at 7:00 p.m.

·         Saturday, Oct. 7 at 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

·         Sunday, Oct. 8 at 7:00 p.m.


Where:                Ghost Stories in the Park…In the Dark will be held at the Riverwalk Grand Pavilion, located west of Centennial Beach at 500 W. Jackson Ave.


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