Tuesday, March 31, 2009

More Ghost Walk

Mount Dora Ghost Walk, A lantern led tour of the shadowy streets

and alleys of Old Mount Dora April 3rd & 4th 8pm & 9pm

Mount Dora Ghost Walk will be offering its 1 hour lantern led walking tour of Old Mount Dora on Friday April 3rd and Saturday April 4th with tours at 8:00pm & 9:00pm.. The tour is preceded by a mini theatrical performance of Dr. Nutter’s Keyhole Vortex saga followed by a 1 hour lantern led narrated ghost walk searching the streets, back alleys and buildings of Old Mount Dora that are told to possess ghosts, apparitions and spirits of those long departed. Combining an historical account of the history of the beginnings of downtown Mount Dora with the tales and legends of some scary ghostly encounters told to us by those who have witnessed these eerie happenings.

You will encounter our newest ghost, Priscilla Beauclaire who will regale you with the eerie tale of the Mount Dora Women’s Hospital. Other stops include Dora Drawdy Lane, the Lakeside Inn, the Renaissance Building, and the infamous Dr. Nutter House , You will encounter a history with a lot of mystery and please bring your cameras to capture images of ghosts if you dare. Experience the bizarre personas of your tour guides: Dieter Torquemada, Jacqueline Katerwaulina Hyde and Rigorio Mortisimo.

Ghost Walks originate from the Mount Dora History Museum located at 450 Royellou Lane between 4th & 5th Avenues and between Donnelly & Baker Streets. Tours last about 1 hour and 15 minutes and cover about 3/4 miles of walking and some hills.

Tickets are $10 for over 12 years of age and $8.00 under 12, tickets available by calling 352-308-9734 or email mountdoraghostwalk@yahoo.com or visit our website at www.mountdoraghostwalk.com. Please give your name, number of attendees, desired date & time. Reservations are required.

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