HALLOWEEN HARVEST FESTIVAL, Saturday, October 19, 2013

    When:
    October 19, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm America/New York Timezone
    2013-10-19T11:00:00-04:00
    2013-10-19T15:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    Socrates Sculpture Park
    NYC
    Cost:
    Free

    HALLOWEEN HARVEST FESTIVAL

    Saturday, October 19, from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

    Halloween Harvest Fest - Socrates

    11am-2pm: Costume-making workshops, led by Socrates artists and Free Style Arts Association
    11:30am-2:30pm: Face painting by Agostino Arts!
    1-2pm: Annual Canine Costume Contest, with LIC’s Pooches Sport & Spa
    2-3pm: Spooky performances by Variations Theatre Group and In-Sight Dance Company

    The Queens Kickshaw will be selling harvest foods and fall delights throughout the festival.

    Also, join the Greater Astoria Historical Society for a walking tour and learn of the horrors and mysteries of the treacherous East River, from churning whirlpools to electric eels. Starting under the Hell Gate Bridge in Astoria Park (Shore Blvd.), tour participants will stroll through Old Astoria Village and walk along the East River waterfront to Socrates Sculpture Park where their journey will culminate with ghostly performances of the area’s haunted history. For tour information, registration, and payment please visit: astorialic.org.