THE ART OF DARKNESS
An Evening of Frightful Fun at Artscape Youngplace
Friday, October 28, 2016 from 5– 8 pm
Get into the Halloween spirit with the artists at Artscape Youngplace. On Friday, October 28th, we’ll fill the building with activities and events that reflect the mysterious, the shocking, the haunted, and the bizarre. Join us for pumpkin painting, creepy crafts, peculiar performances, spooky sticker party, fantastical films, and so much more. It will be an artfully dark and frightfully fun evening. Come early for family-friendly activities with the artists and organizations that call Artscape Youngplace home. We promise something for everyone including a community dinner at 6:00 pm.
• Mystic Oracle • Participatory Performances • Artist-led Pumpkin Painting• Old Timey Spooky Movies & Toons • Seasonal Eats & Drinks incl Wine & Beer! • Surprise Performances • Treats for Costumes (while supplies last)
Admission is FREE and all are welcome!
Activities and Events include:
Come dance and play at the Costume Ball. This is a room for all ages. Bring a song if you want to make a request or just enjoy the music on deck. Come in costume or make a mask inside for our mini film.
SPOOKY STICKER PARTY
Join Paperhouse Studio and Paddy Leung in a Hallowe’en themed sticker party! There will be tons of markers, colouring pencils, crayons, paper scraps, glue, scissors and more. You can draw, cut, collage and make all your sticker dreams come true. See someone making a sticker you like? Swap and trade to share the art!
OLD TIMEY SPOOKY TOONS
nostalgic cartoons from the 1940-60s
THE MYSTIC ORACLE and Rakkii the Fortune Telling Puppet
Live fortune telling for kids by Midi Onodera
Painting workshop with Sip and Paint
CLOUDS OVER SIDRA
Take part in an immersive experience by viewing the short film “Clouds Over Sidra” using virtual reality technology.
Artist-led pumpkin painting and decorating with Patti Kain, Bob Kain and friends
IT’S ALL FUN AND GAMES… with the Smart Cookie Club
kids of all ages can get busy with hands-on, play-based Halloween activities with the Smart Cookie Club
SURPRISE pop up performances with NatRadDance
DINNER & DRINKS (incl WINE+BEER) at Coffee Pub
A huge thanks to all of the participating artists and volunteers for their generous support of this event