Throughout the world the people know, that this is the time when the spirits roam…
The veil is thin and the deceased are near—are you ready to delve into the magic this year?
Producers of Tarocco and Animalia, the Fox & Beggar Theater returns to the Bywater with a special Halloween performance: Pulcino: A Day of the Dead Carnival. Featuring two music stages, live face painting, dancers, circus and fire performances, food vendors, carnival booths, and twelve ornamented Día De Los Muertos altars, designed by local artists and stationed throughout the landscape. It’s an event not to be missed! And the 21+ evening is expected to sell out…but here at Xpress we have a pair of tickets that could be yours! For your chance to claim these tickets, tell us this: what’s your favorite part Halloween/Samhain/Día De Los Muertos? Comment below by Friday, October 23 at 2 PM and you’ll be entered to win!!
A little more about the show:
Live music by Asheville’s Juan Benavides Group, Hot Point Trio, One Leg Up , Dub Kartel, Byrdy , Pícaro and Morphonic.
Altars constructed by Joshua Spiceland, Asheville Full Moon Gathering, Travis Eagledove, Beto Nuñez, Carlos Vera, Alena Applerose, Rebecca Mellstrom, Keith Shubert, Maurice Legendre, Patrick McCormick and Julia Ferris. Dress up in your funeral finery and paint a sugar skull on your face (or get one painted on you there). Taste ‘n See will be on hand to feed your mortal body. For more information check out the FACEBOOK EVENT.
Tickets: $17 in advance/$25 the day of the show.
Held at the Bywater, located at 796 Riverside Dr., Asheville.
Carpooling to the carnival is strongly recommended. Parking for all vehicles is $3.