Sat, 10/29/2022 - 7:00pm to 11:59pm

Memorial Opera House Foundation Presents


Phantoms of the Opera House

Costumes & Cocktails for a Cause

featuring Lisa Margaroli as Elvira Mistress of the Dark

Saturday, October 29, 2022 • 7pm – midnight

Porter County Expo Center - Ages 21+


Leave your little ghouls and goblins at home and join us for this haunted affair, as we present our inaugural Halloween Fundraiser Extravaganza!

"Elvira" Mistress of the Dark will kick off the event at 7:30 pm, and Emcee some phantasmic entertainment throughout the evening, including...

  •   7:30 - Spooky Pooches on Parade
  •   8:30 - Costume Contest
  •   9:30 - The DisDress Dolls
  •   10:30 - Raffle Winners Announced!

Park your broomsticks and hearses, and enjoy an unearthly and unnerving graveyard of chilling fun, including...

  •   Macabre Merchants
  •   Devilish Dancing
  •   Bewitching Beverages
  •   Frightening Food Trucks
  •   Ritualistic Raffles
  •   Paranormal Photo Ops
  •   Reanimated Creatures

Clear the cobwebs, exorcise your inhibitions, let your spirit lurk about, and enjoy the boos and bones as we hex, cackle and curse our way through a heartpounding evening of tricks, treats, and morbid magic.

Costume Contest Categories:

  • Best Couple
  • Scariest Costume
  • Funniest Costume
  • Best Elvira look-alike
  • Best Overall Costume

Tickets on sale now. $29 advanced • $35 at the door

This event is sponsored by Memorial Opera House Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. Proceeds will benefit the Porter County Animal Shelter and Memorial Opera House Foundation, whose mission is to support the preservation and growth of Memorial Opera House.

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For additional information contact Memorial Opera House Box Office: • 219.548.9137

Event Sponsors:

  • Cliff Bryan • Benjamin F. Edwards
  • Porter County Expo Center
  • Valparaiso Events
  • The Osika Team
  • BoyConn Printers
  • Valparaiso Inn Bed & Breakfast