A Nightmare on Fruth St
October 12, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - October 13, 2019 @ 2:00 am$25 – $35
A Nightmare on Fruth St.
This October, join The Night Owl Podcast for an evening of storytelling and festivities on the haunted grounds of The Spider House Café. Dating back to the late 1800’s, this property was once the site of a dairy farm. Today the café is host to numerous sightings of spectres roaming its grounds. A woman in the window of the tattoo shop, footsteps walking on the creaky floor of the cafe, and a lady who likes to mess with women in the ladies room. This night will be filled with true life ghost stories, live music, ghost tours of the buildings and grounds, a Halloween costume contest, raffles, an da market of the macabre featuring tarot readers and booths selling oddities, obscurities, and all things ghoulish! So come get in the “spirit” of Halloween this October with your favorite spooky local podcast and maybe, just maybe, you’ll have a sighting of your very own!
All vendors and booths will charge separately for their services or products. Ticket to this event only gains you entry to all the aforementioned festivities and guarantees you a seat or standing room space in the Ballroom for our live ghost storytelling.
The Spider House Café and Ballroom bars will be open and selling regular menu items as well as a special drinks off our Night Owl Hidden Spirits Menu. The food trucks on The Spider House grounds will also be open for business but may close early or at their discretion.
Interested in having a booth – for more info and to submit an application – https://forms.gle/oNQuykoXrxsqUzKn7
Have a great ghost story and want to be a live storyteller at this event? Submit your story in writing for consideration! www.thenightowlpodcast.com/submit
Special thanks to this events sponsors: OH BOY! PRINTSHOP, STORY BAR, & THE SPIDER HOUSE CAFÉ & BALLROOM
A D M I S S I O N I N F O
m a i n e v e n t t i c k e t s
$25 in advance
$35 at the door (if available)
*Ticket includes entry to the main live storytelling event and access to all festivities including the market, costume contest, live music, and raffle
g h o s t t o u r t i c k e t s
$10 – Add on discounted price if you’ve purchased a main event ticket (coupon code will be emailed upon main event purchase)
$20 – Regular price without a main event ticket – this ticket admits you into a single tour and market but does not admit you into the main storytelling event
*Please note ghost tour event will involve traversing multiple stairwells, making many portions of this tour inaccessible to those in a wheel chair or unable to climb or descend stairs safely.
D A T E
Saturday, October 12, 2019
L O C A T I O N
Spider House Café & Ballroom
2908 Fruth St.
Austin, Texas 78705
*Event areas will be clearly marked with signs and Night Owl volunteers and staff will be present to guide you to the designated areas of the event.
S C H E D U L E
8:00 PM – Doors Open – Market of the Macabre & Live Music (located in the back patio of Spider House near back of Ballroom)
8:30 PM – 1st Ghost Tour
10:00 PM – Live Ghost Stories in Ballroom
11:30 PM – Storytelling Ends, Market and Festivities Resume
12:00 AM – 2nd Ghost Tour
1:00 AM – Costume Contest and Raffle Winners Announced
*Event durations are approximate. Schedule subject to change.