Friday, October 25, 2013, 7:30pm at the Hawthorne Hotel!
Join Christian Day and the Witches of Salem with guests Dragon Ritual Drummers for a night of magic, music, and powerful rituals at Salem's most magical Halloween party! Join us as in days of old when fires burned on every hilltop and Witches gathered to feast, rejoice, and cast spells for the new year!
See A Video of the Witches' Ball!
The chill winds of Autumn whisper to Witches and welcome strangers alike who journey to Salem from around the globe to summon the spirits at Halloween. From time out of mind, Witches have used this sacred holiday to honor the dead, divine hidden secrets, and celebrate magic!
Bewitchments of the Evening
- Dance in the Grand Ballroom to pop, party, and goth by dj addambombb and laser light show by AudioLust
- Feast on Sumptuous hors d'oeuvres
- Be among the first 100 guests to arrive and get a gift bag designed by artist Holly Golightly and filled with magical swag, including a sterling silver Raven Skull Pentacle pendant by Peter Stone Jewelry!
- See into the future with a free psychic reading in our psychic parlor upstairs!
- Visit the cash bar for your favorite potion
- Immerse yourself in the rhythm of the Dragon Ritual Drummers both in a ballroom performance and, later for an intimate drumming circle upstairs.
- Enjoy entrancing ritual belly dance by Hadiya
- On the second floor, Witchdoctor Utu and friends will conjure an interactive ceremony using elements of Witchcraft and American Voodoo to honor and commune with the spirit of Salem's legendary Tituba, the slave girl from the Caribbean whose stories and magic helped to ignite Salem's infamous witch trials.
- At evening's pinnacle, cast a magic circle in the grand ballroom with Christian Day and the Salem Witches as we honor loved ones in the spirit world!
Costume Theme and Prizes
The theme for 2013 is The Witches' Familiar! Incorporate your favorite animal companion into your costume or come as your familiar itself.
- 1st Place: $1,000 cash!
- 2nd Place: $200 Gift Certificate at HEX
- 3rd Place: Two Free Fifteen Minute Readings at OMEN
Have Questions About the Witches' Ball?
To ask about The Official Salem Witches Halloween Ball, email Christian Day.
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