Master of Ceremonies, Elias "Lefty" Caress
Elias "Lefty" Caress will once again be our Master of Ceremonies all day on the Main Stage! It's now become tradition to have Lefty with us, and we wouldn't have it any other way! He will be conducting the procession of Guests, Entertainers, and captivating our audience with magic and traditional sideshow entertainment!
For years, we've striven to have this remarkably talented band perform at one of our events. We are thrilled, honored, and proud to have these individuals preform at our final festival! Mixing powerful, explosive beats, menacing and melodic strings, soaring vocals, demonic howls, and funerary overtones, Gothic Metal band, Arsenic Addiction couldn't be more fitting for our Halloween themed event, or as the final Headliner giving the truly unique street festival a proper sendoff. Arsenic Addiction has garnered huge attention, a strong following, and has opened for national and international acts such as Behemoth, Lamb of God, Sepultura, Death Angel, Krisiun, and Havok. Be sure to experience Arsenic Addiction's performance on the Main Stage and support a Salt Lake City original by purchasing one of their albums or signature merchandise from their booth!
Stage Time: 7:00pm
Scariff-Gilleoghan School of Irish Dance
Samhain/Halloween has its roots in Ireland with the ancient Celts, so it's only fitting that we have some traditional Irish Dancing at our event! The Scariff-Gilleoghan School of Irish Dance established its Utah location in 2011. It was founded by Steven Scariff, former "Good Lord" in Lord of The Dance with the world renowned Michael Flatley. Be sure to experience current dancers trained at the Scariff-Gilleoghan School perform traditional Irish Dancing with a modern flare live on the Main Stage!
Stage Times: 2:00pm and 3:00pm
Our MC, "Lefty" presents the Burlesque Circus which is the perfect mix of sexy, funny and multi-talented entertainers, perfect for every occasion. Day or night! Up or down! In or out! They will be on our Main Stage doing family friendly performances during the festival!
Stage Times: 2:30pm and 6:30pm
Matthew & The Hope
Headed out by Matthew Bashaw, this Alternative, Rock infused Country band will definitely get you dancing swinging in the street! Matthew gets the whole crowd smiling and feeling good along with his talented cohorts. So, get your hides over to the Main Stage, grab a Lass or a Buckaroo, and shake a leg to Matthew & The Hope!
Stage Time: 5:30pm
BellyDancing by Thia
Come be captivated by Thia Kapos and her troupe of alluring dancers! Like the traditions of Halloween, traditions of belly dancing include hauntingly beautiful music, wondrous costumes, mystery, and practices that have been passed down for hundreds of years. Be sure to see them live on the Main Stage!
Stage Time: 3:30pm
Thorvald, the mighty Vocalist of TRUCE in Blood will be performing his alternative, acoustic music! For years, Thorvald has utilized his powerful and evocative voice to move crowds. He performed last year, thoroughly enjoyed the experience, and is thrilled to return for the final celebration of the macabre and fun fear! Be sure to catch this hugely popular, Utah original, on the Main Stage!
Stage Time: 4:30pm
Rob Evol played our first full-fledged street festival performing inside the Boo-dacious Beer Garden at The Filling Station. Each year since, Rob has returned to entertain our ghoulish crowds solo, with Divine Sunset, and Maloik. For our final event, Rob will be delighting all of you with a mix of music from his past gigs in his signature Country Rock style that you don't want to miss!
Stage Time: 12:00pm
Jana & The Rebels
Jana Alexander heads out this Country infused, American Rock Band with her powerful Vocals backed by Bruce Holt on Lead Guitar, Ross Evans on Drums, and Kenyatta Kennedy on the Bass! Together, they have played venues all over the Salt Lake Valley and nearby cities in the region. Jana & The Rebels get the crowd moving with their fun, classic covers and original music. Catch them on the Main Stage, and be sure to pick up one of their CDs!
Stage Time: 1:00pm
Mr. Zero is an artist of the bizarre (Bizarrtist), Horror Punk, Creepy Clown who can juggle clumsily, tell a joke or two and sing songs. Basically a song and dance man for the nightmare recesses of your mind!!
Stage Time: 11:00am
Believe it or not, this terrorific, Horror Punk band hails from Provo, Utah! These guys are going to open up our Main Stage and getting the audience rockin' with horror movie influenced tunes like "Nuke 'em High" and "The Toxic Avenger"! Be sure to check out their brand new album Now Available on Bandcamp!
Stage Time: 10:15am