October
  14Lingering Spirits Paranormal Investigation
8:00-12:00 midnight Be a ghost hunter for an evening and participate in a parnormal investigation of Hillforest with members of Proof Paranormal. Seek the answer to "who lingers at the mansion?" Cost: $50, Members: $40
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  21Lingering Spirits Paranormal Investigation
THIS DATE IF FILLED! 8:00-12:00 midnight Be a ghost hunter for an evening and participate in a parnormal investigation of Hillforest with members of Proof Paranormal. Seek the answer to "who lingers at the mansion?" Cost: $50, Members: $40
  26Aurora Ghost Walk
7:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. SPONSORED BY AURORA MAIN STREET Tour the streets of Aurora after dark with historian Jim Waldon and learn of the unseen inhabitants of the town. The tour includes a low-light tour of Hillforest and refreshments. Call 812-926-1100 for reservations. Cost $10.00
  27 - 28Mystery at the Mansion Dinner Theater
6:30 p.m. Enjoy an evening of mystery and intrigue as Rivertown Players presents an original presentation of "The Thunderstorm" at Hillforest. A three-course dinner is included in the price of the event. Reservations required. Cost: Hillforest members $40.00, non-members $45.00.   more info
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November
  18A Teddy Bear Tea
RESERVATIONS ARE FILLED! 11:00 a.m. Kids and parents will enjoy a fun-filled tea featuring teddy bear treats, touring Hillforest decorated for the Christmas, and creating a take home teddy bear ornament. Teddy bears are invited to attend. Cost $15 per person. Reservations limited!
  21 - Dec 30“A Victorian Christmas”
Open Tuesday-Sunday, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Experience Christmas past and visit beautiful Hillforest decorated for the holidays. Regular admission charged. Last tour begins at 4:30 p.m.   more info

December
  3Home for the Holidays Historic Tour
Come home to Aurora and tour both premier historic homes Hillforest and Veraestau decked out in holiday cheer for a One-time event. Costumed docents, holiday refreshments, periodic entertainment, and hands-on activities will be featured. Take advantage of this rare treat to experience Christmas past at both historic sites. Cost: Hillforest and Indiana Landmark members $8, Non-members $15, Students 7-17 $8, children 6 and under are free. Tickets can purchased at either site. A shuttle will run between sites during tour hours.
  5Victorian Christmas Tea Time
1:00 p.m. Tour Hillforest’s Victorian Christmas exhibit and enjoy a festive three-course tea in the Hillforest parlors featuring delicious seasonal treats and flavored tea. Reservations required. Members $28.00, Non-members $30.00
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  7Victorian Christmas Tea Time
1:00 p.m. Tour Hillforest’s Victorian Christmas exhibit and enjoy a festive three-course tea in the Hillforest parlors featuring delicious seasonal treats and flavored tea. Reservations required. Members $28.00, Non-members $30.00
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  9Victorian Christmas Tea Time
1:00 p.m. Tour Hillforest’s Victorian Christmas exhibit and enjoy a festive three-course tea in the Hillforest parlors featuring delicious seasonal treats and flavored tea. Reservations required. Members $28.00, Non-members $30.00
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