Our Ball Theme is Nightmare Before
At Midnight we perform our solemn Samhain Celebration and invoke a time of magick.
The MoonPath Chapter of CUUPS presents
The Twenty-First Annual
Saturday October 20, 2018
Doors open at 7:30 PM
8:30 - 9:30 PM - Live Music by B.O.B.
9:40 PM - Attunment with the Departed
11:30 PM Raffle Drawing & Costume Contest with great prizes
Midnight begins The Samhain Ritual Circle with MoonDay and Wyver Honoring the Dark Goddess, Drumming and a Bonfire (outside). Memorial Wreath will be cast into the Sacred Fire. You may also Light Candles for your Departed Loved Ones.
This Year's Aura:
Think Harvard Meets Raymond Buckland
Yes, there will be a costume contest!
See location on Map
We expect 400+ people to attend our gala. 7:30 PM the festivities begin with B.O.B. the band kicking off the evening. The theme this year is “Nightmare before Christmas”. 7:30 – This year we will have a Wild Scavenger Hunt, Raffle, Costume Contest, Attunement and Midnight Ritual with a huge bonfire - $15 is the cost, children under 15 admitted free with adult supervision. We will have food vendors, mead vendors, witchy items from New Moon Books & Candles and Fortune Telling
Among us will be coven members, solitaries, the experienced, the seekers, and the curious. We expect respectful behavior from everyone.
At The Witches Ball, you will be dancing to music will be raucous and magickal. Vending and Readings and More. KING OF CUUPS CATERING - Sword and Swan Pub - Readers will be available for your divining pleasure.
We will hold an Attunement Ritual in the Memorial Garden. There will be moonlight on the labyrinth for walking.
Bring your drums/musical instruments for the drum circle. Bring your lawn chairs to sit outside under the stars
Perhaps we will be greeted by Spirit Dancers as we enter the Underworld and our Ritual Space.
We will have drums and bonfires. We will light candles for our departed loved ones and reach out to them through sacred fire.
Cost of the Ball, $15 at the door.
Kids Free when accompanied by parents and, yes, they are parents' responsibility. Bring your favorite beverage. We have one food vendor, some readers, and more. Ritual garb and/or costumes are encouraged. NO PHOTOS AT RITUALS! No photos elsewhere without consent of all those included, even in background. Some of us are still closeted. Shhhhh!
Location: We gather at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Fort Lauderdale, 3970 NW 21 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale. See the map.
Read about a previous Witches ball in The Forum. Download this story in PDF Format 1.1 meg.
Perhaps it's time to come out of the broom closet?
Join us for our next Samhain Celebration, October 20th, 2018,
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