Upcoming Events at Point Lookout
- Spirits of Point Lookout: Half-mile, 50-minute tours run frequently between 7-10 p.m. Oct. 29 & 30. Ghost tour also includes historical re-enactments of the Civil War era, music, concessions presentations and games. Some depictions of Civil War conditions may not be suitable for younger children. Buy tickets in advance to reserve a time. Tickets, which include park admission, are $10 in advance at www.spiritsofpointlookout.com or $15 at the gate. Ages 6 and younger are free.
- Point Lookout Lighthouse Open House: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 6. Free with park admission.
- Paranormal Nights: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Nov. 13 & 27. Fee: $50. Reservations are required; contact the Point Lookout Lighthouse Preservation Society at www.pllps.org to register, or for details.
To get to the park, take Maryland Route 4 south across the Solomons Island Bridge. Turn left onto Route 235 south and then left onto Route 5 south. Follow Route 5 approximately 7 miles to Point Lookout.
For information, call 301-872-5688 or visit www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/southern/pointlookout.asp.
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