Krampus Night

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Oh you better watch out…’cus he’s coming back to town!  On Friday December 2nd 2016, Krampus is at it again with the 6th annual festive event:

KRAMPUS NIGHT®
A HOLIDAY BENEFIT EXTRAVAGANZA

krampus6poster_smWho is Krampus?  Only the swellest devil to accompany ole’ St Nick on his rounds during the holidays.  Unlike Santa, he joyfully punishes the naughty by swatting them with switches…but who doesn’t?  However, on  this day he’s a devil with a cause helping those in need with a…

 Toys For Tots & BWBD Benefit 

Bring in some new toys or cans of food and get in on the cheap (and some good feels)!  All toy donations are taken directly to a Toys For Tots center to benefit less fortunate children during the holidays and all canned donations go to Burners Without Borders Detroit to help feed the homeless (click here for details).

But he’s not stopping there with his benevolent malevolence!  He’s also helping to support local artists with a…

 Krampus Bazaar of Local Art 

Buy some swell affordable art gifts for the naughty on your list (or for your naughty self)!  You’ll find everything from small unique stocking stuffers to large original art pieces.  And to make this a Black Friday you won’t regret, there’s also a…

 Silent Art Benefit Auction 

Generously donated by various artists of the DAMNED Exhibition, Corpus Illuminata and the Krampus Bazaar you can bid to take home some amazing fine art while helping the homeless!  100% of all auction funds go directly to Burners Without Borders Detroit to help purchase much needed supplies to create survival backpacks for the homeless (click here for details).

But wait!  There’s also the 6th annual…

 Wreck The Halls® Exhibition 

It’s an “no-so-holiday” holiday art, film & animatronics show! See the animated holiday monstrosities you’ve always wanted to see!  Take home some disturbing holiday-themed art for your upcoming family party! Watch some “not-so-cheery” holiday-themed films in the WTH Theater!

And for your “entertainment”, we once again bring you the hilariously disastrous…

 Christmahanakwanza Variety
Show Spectacular
 

Come experience a wild night of amazingly bad lip syncing, barely rehearsed skits and impromptu shenanigans loosely based on your favorite holiday television and film classics!  Featuring Satori Circus, Lushes LaMoan, Sofía Syntaxx, Bootsie La Fontaine, Scott Dambacher and lounge singer extraordinaire Konrad Lee!

And if that wasn’t enough, there’s also…

  • A full bar with all the boozy trimmings and spiked punch!
  • Swanky holiday lounge music all night…in the lounge
  • So-bad-they’re-good vintage holiday B-movies all night
  • Demented decor by the Krampus Recrafting Antidecoration Party
  • Yummy festive food and delicacies by the Fargin Chef on-site

And THE BIG MAN HIMSELF will be present on his throne to hear how naughty you’ve been all year.  Will you get switched or candy?  That’s HIS call.

Schedule 

07p – Wreck The Halls & the Krampus Bazaar opens
08p – Wreck The Halls film festival starts (& every 1.5hrs)
09p – Big K arrives giving photo ops, swattings & candy
10p – Christmahanakwanza Variety Show Spectacular Pt1
11p – Christmahanakwanza Variety Show Spectacular Pt2
12a – Bad Street Caroling outside to annoy the neighbors
01a – Last call (& bidding fight!) for the Silent Auction
02a – GET OUT AND GO SOMEPLACE ELSE!

Admission 

  • $10 with New Unwrapped Toy and/or 3 Canned Food Donation*
  • $15 for rotten stinkin’ Scrooges without either

*non-Scrooges also receive a coupon worth $5 off their purchase of $25 or more in the Krampus Bazaar!

There is no dress code but creative/naughty/festive holiday costuming welcome!

  

Krampus Night VI – A Holiday Benefit Extravaganza
Friday December 2nd 2016 – 7pm until 2am – Strictly 18+
Tangent Gallery/Hastings, 715 E Milwaukee St, Detroit, MI

Merry Krampus and Stay Naughty!!!