Halloween Harvest Festival at Socrates Sculpture Park

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    When:
    October 24, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm America/New York Timezone
    2015-10-24T11:00:00-04:00
    2015-10-24T15:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    Socrates Sculpture Park
    32-01 Vernon Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11106
    USA
    Cost:
    Free

    Halloween Harvest Festival at Socrates Sculpture Park

    Saturday, October 24, 2015
    11:00 am – 3:00 pm

    Discover your Spirit Animal at this year’s annual Halloween Harvest Festival!

    FREE. NO RSVP REQUIRED.

    bat_swarm_moon_lg_wht“”Join us for this day of free family fun at Socrates Sculpture Park. Visitors will get the chance to make their own halloween costume, get their face painted, watch a story unfold during a shadow puppet performance, see a harvest festival dance, and enter their dog in our ever-popular Annual Juried Canine Costume Contest.  As a special treat this year, our favorite Urban Shaman Mama Donna will be performing a pet blessing ritual – so be sure to bring your furry, finned, or feathered pet!””

    • 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
      Costume and art-making workshops led by Socrates Artists and Free Style Arts Association
    • 11:30 am & 2:30 pm
      Shadow puppet shows by Midnight Radio Show
    • 12:00 – 3:00 pm
      Face painting by Agostino Arts!
    • 12:00 – 1:00 pm
      Traditional Gai Jatra harvest festival performance by The Dance Theater of Nepal
    • 1:00 – 2:00 pm
      Annual Juried Canine Costume Contest with LIC Pooches Sports & Spa Inc.
    • 2:00 – 3:00 pm
      Pet blessing by Urban Shaman Mama Donna
    • Indian cuisine from 5 Star Diner and fall delights from Sweet Jane, Current Mood Pop, and XXX Coffee are all on the menu as well as cooking demos and harvest food activities by City Harvest/Queens Action Council throughout the day.