Philadelphia

HALLOWEEN EVENTS IN PHILADELPHIA & VOODOO PROM PICTURES

I wrote about the Voodoo prom at PhillyMag.com, but thought I would throw a few pictures up here and note interesting Halloween events you might not know about…
Penn Museum Young Friends’ Halloween Event “Vampires, Demons, and Mystical Creatures in the Ancient World”
Thursday, October 21, 6:15 pm
Historic Stenton presents
STENTON MANSION GHOST TOURS”
Saturday, October 30th, noon to 4:00 p.m.
Free, reservations requested, call 215-329-7312
4601 North 18th Street (the corner of 18th and Windrim Avenue), just 4 blocks east of Wayne Junction.
www.stenton.org
The Gazela and Big Time, Small Time present
GAZELA’S “SHIP OF GHOULS”
Saturday, October 30th and Sunday, October 31st from 4:00 -6:00 p.m.
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/132573
Ages 5 and up

BEER BARONS TO HOMEBREWERS:
TOUR THE PAST. TASTE THE PRESENT.
Saturday, October 23, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
215 Belmont Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA
Open to the public. Included is the tour, a custom pint glass and hors d’oeuvres.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at: http://www.webcemeteries.com/westlaurelhill/store.asp
or by calling Sarah J. Bonnice at 610-668-4258 or email sjb@forever-care.com
Laurel Hill Cemetery and the Friends of Laurel Hill present
DINING WITH THE DEAD
Thursday, October 28
Seatings are at 5:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia
$50 per person. This event is restricted to those aged 21 and older.
Reservations must be made in advance. Payments accepted via cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover or
checks payable to the Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery may be mailed to
3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132
Phone (215) 228-8200 or email tours@thelaurelhillcemetery.org
For additional information, visit www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org.
Laurel Hill Cemetery and the Friends of Laurel Hill present
HALLOWEEN FLASHLIGHT TOURS
Friday, October 29 and Saturday, October 30
Hour-long tours will depart approximately every half-hour beginning at 7:00 p.m., and continuing until 9:30 p.m.
$20/person; $15/members, students and seniors
This program is not recommended for children ages 12 and younger.
Advance reservations for groups of 10 or more are requested
phone (215) 228-8200, website www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org
Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia
The Gazela and Revival Burlesque present
CAPTAIN FISHSTICKER’S SHIP OF HORRORS
Wednesday, October 27th-Sunday, October 31
Tours will begin every twenty minutes between 8:00 and 10:00 p.m.
Each tour is 40 minutes long.
Tickets are $20/person available online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/132571
NOTE: No one under 18 years old will be admitted.
GHOULS OF ALL AGES INVITED TO

PHILADELPHIA ZOO’S ANNUAL

“BOO AT THE ZOO”

Join THE ZOO in celebrating with a masquerade party for the entire family featuring Zoo-wide trick- or- treating, spooky storytelling, meet and greets and more! SATURDAY & SUNDAY, October 23rd & 24thThe Zoo is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $18.00 for adults, and $15.00 for kids aged 2 through 11. Family memberships start at just $99 and Zoo members receive free admission and parking all year long.

Hollywood Halloween Party, Philly’s Elite Red Carpet Costume Party
Saturday, October 30 at 9:00pm
Location: South Philly Bar and Grill

The Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret and Johnny Showcase & The Lefty Lucy Cabaret together in one night!

Saturday, October 30 at 9:00pm – October 31 at 2:00am

MarBar

200 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA

Go to the ticketing website for all the details… Tickets are on sale now.
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/129035

Tavern On Broad – 200 South Broad St Philadelphia, PA 19102 view map Saturday, Oct 30, 2010 8:00 PM view event on facebook » Now in its sixth year, Vampires + Vixens is Philadelphia’s most exclusive Halloween event. This year, we are bringing you another 6-hour blow-out costume extravaganza!


Halloween Party On Saturday, Oct. 30, TRUST (Old City) will host a costume party from 9pm until 2am with an open bar and light fare. The night will include a DJ, photo booth, “living bars” pouring cocktails and several movie screens projecting Halloween classics. Tickets are $40/person and should be purchased in advance. Family Day Sunday, Oct. 31 will be Family Day and include hands-on activities at TRUST as well free trick-or-treating with Old City retailers. The activities at TRUST – children’s and pet costume contests and crafts like trick-or-treat bag decorating begin at 10am and cost $20/child. Classic candies from Franklin Fountain and refreshments from local restaurants will also be offered.Fort Mifflin on the Delaware presents
FORT MIFFLIN CANDLELIGHT GHOST TOURS
October 21, 22, and 29
Fort Mifflin Rd & Hog Island Rd, Philadelphia
Tours begin at 7:00 p.m. and leave every 30 minutes. Tours last roughly one hour. Last tour is at 10:00 p.m.
Adults: $20, Children 12 and under: $15.
Please call 215-685-4167 for more info or visit http://www.fortmifflin.us/
October 23, 2010

Join Us THIS SATURDAY for the first annual Fort Mifflin Haunt Fest 2010 — “Philadelphia’s Only REAL Haunted Experience!” In this Talk Philly segment Ukee Washington interviews Medium Marisa Pell of Connection Beyond, Susan Bove of SJPR and Rich Braconi Jr. — Professional Reader. 9PM Adults Only