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Ghosts in the Oaks: A Haunting at Home

October 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Ghosts In The Oaks

Ghosts in the Oaks: A Haunting at Home

The 2020 Ghosts in the Oaks Fundraiser will be a virtual experience complete with activities, games, sweet treats, fun runs, ghostly guides, and party planning tips by your favorite New Orleans’ personalities. The party packs will provide everything you need to host a haunting at home! Purchase HERE: https://tix.wrstbnd.com/e/event/gito20

What You Need To Know About Ghosts In The Oaks

Each party pack includes a box of activities for up to 4 people. Pick up your package on Saturday, October 24, 2020, anytime between 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, or Sunday, October 25, 2020, anytime between 9:00 am to 1:00 pm from Reunion Shelter in New Orleans City Park. Bring the family and come dressed in costume!
The pickup area will be decorated with spooky Halloween decor. In addition, participants can take part in our Creepy Costume Crawl around Big Lake in City Park.
Party Pack Activities Include:
• Halloween Baking Kit by Acorn Cafe, a Dickie Brennan & Co. Restaurant – bakes 10 to 12 cookies
• Halloween Candy
• Balloon Garland Kit by Badass Balloon Co.
• Pumpkin and Mask Decorating Kits by NOLA Craft Culture
• Games
• Paranormal Spotify Playlist
• St. Charles Avenue Skeleton Craft Kit
• A Ghostly Guide for each activity
• Costumed Package Pickup Experience
& Creepy Costume Crawl at Big Lake
• Party planning tips, tutorials, and ghost stories by your favorite New Orleans’ personalities
• Add-on Halloween Photo Experience with Riverview Photography
• Ghosts in the Oaks Virtual 5K Registration Information
Following the pick-up experience, families can enjoy their package of activities from home and follow along with the pre-recorded video tutorials for each activity.
Video Series Includes:
• Sugar Cookie Baking and Decorating Class with Chef Matt Pettus of Acorn Restaurant a Dickie Brennan Café
• Step by Step Balloon Garland Tutorial with Desiree Ontiveros, owner and creative genius behind Badass Balloon Co.
• Pumpkin and Mask Decorating Guide
• Special Feature on Louellen Berger and her famous “Skeleton House” on St. Charles Avenue
•Ghost Story Reading by actor and author Bryan Batt
• Halloween Cocktail Class
Please follow all CDC and local Covid-19 guidelines. Masks and social distancing are required to keep this a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone! #MaskUpNOLA! #GhostsintheOaks
Special thanks to our Title Sponsor, Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust for helping to provide a safe and fun Halloween experience for the community to enjoy!


October 24, 2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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