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Halloween Gloamcoming Ball & Haunted Back (Grave)Yard

October 31 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm PDT

Come one, come all, come headless or whole, to a ghoul-tastic bash of Halloween entertainments and treats. Family friendly! The 2nd annual Halloween Gloamcoming Ball: a benefit Just Housing Olympia and Mutual Aid Mondays,
organizations including and supporting members the houseless people in Thurston County. Donations accepted; no one turned away for lack of funds.

Family friendly fun from 3-7pm! Trick or treating and devilish delights for wee goblins, including the Haunted Maze of Back (Grave)Yard Horrors

Music, poetry, spooky stories, games, guided couples’ blues dancing throughout the night and within the chambers of a horrifically rad glad madhouse castle of scare terror!

Boogity Bandz:
-The Window-Smashing Job Creators https://thewindowsmashingjobcreators.bandcamp.com/
-House of Bog
-Purpureal Daystar https://soundcloud.com/agent_scully/acid-5-bes-at-philae-b31-a14/s-2pnGv
-The Frizz & ZMZM
-an experimental music open mic
and more!

Spooken word:
-Ruby Ferris
-Sady Sparks https://www.patreon.com/poetrydepartment
-Steve Bakker https://reptaviary.com/
-and more?

Spooky sound effects:
-Adam St. John

Other events:
-Baked goods (aiming for mostly vegan offerings) and mixed drinks sales
-Hand-crafted works for sale by local houseless artisans!
-Multi-category Costume Contest
-Raffle with phantasmic prize and funereal prestige
-Photo Boo-ooth!
-The return of the HAUNTED HALLS in the Back (Grave)yard (formerly Haunted Basement)* 3-7pm
-Couple’s blue(oooooo)s dancing guided by dance wizard Rudy Romero 7-10pm

We’ll see you and spook you in your costume and your dancing shoes!

Donations of money, street-livin’ supplies, or baked goods to sell are welcome! For those who don’t do stairs, there’s accessible entry from the back alley.

No racist or egregiously appropriative costumes; no “homeless person” costumes. Message us in advance if you’re uncertain about your Halloween digs in this regard; we can talk it out!



October 31
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Percival House