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Mon, Apr 22


The Insect Asylum

2 Year Anniversary Sideshow Gala

Our two year anniversary is on Earth Day! Join us for a sideshow celebration fundraiser with many talented acts at The Insect Asylum!

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2 Year Anniversary Sideshow Gala
2 Year Anniversary Sideshow Gala

Time & Location

Apr 22, 2024, 6:00 PM – Apr 23, 2024, 12:00 AM

The Insect Asylum, 2870 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60618, USA

About the event

Prepare to embark on a whimsical journey as we commemorate 2 phenomenal years of growth and spectacular animal antics at The Insect Asylum's Sideshow Gala Fundraiser on Earth Day! 🎪 Our vintage taxidermy/zoology museum is transforming into a captivating circus extravaganza, where every guest is a star under the big top! 🎩 Step right up and behold the breathtaking acts of daring sword swallowing by Cassidy Rose, gravity-defying contortion by Raven See, mesmerizing fire dancing by Lady India, and enchanting magic tricks by Simon Black that will transport you to a world of wonder! 🎉 But wait, there's more! After the spellbinding performances, get ready to dance the night away to the beats of a specially curated musical performance by the sensational JJ Smith, Funky Fünky Fünke, and Elephant Architecture!🎶 Join us for an unforgettable evening of elegance and eccentricity as we celebrate Earth Day in style. Dress to impress in your finest sideshow or circus-themed attire, and mingle with fellow revelers amidst the magic of our extraordinary event. And be sure to pick up some seeds from our complimentary seed library as a token of this enchanting affair! 🌱All funds are going towards our green inititative of building a rooftop garden. Get ready to be whisked away on a whirlwind of excitement, glamour, and philanthropy at The Insect Asylum's Sideshow Gala Fundraiser – it's a soirée you won't want to miss! See you under the big top! 🎈 Tickets are available at the door, pay what you can pay scale based until we hit capacity.... Let's have a amazing night and raise the roof (literally!)

Thankyou for supporting our project and showing us so much love these past 2 years in Avondale we couldn't have done it without you!

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