This Saturday is a great day to be a curious night-goer, steamed-punk, or electro-swing-dancer! First invade Bristol Ren Faire, then come after-party at Ace Bar! It’s bound to be an incredible time (travel)!
Renaissance Faire Invasion
It’s that time of year when geek cultures collide! Wherelse can two anachronistic sub-cultures have a battle of the finely dressed but at the ren faire? Come to Bristol, just north of the Illinois border this Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 7pm! The whole weekend!
ALL DAY: Blackfriar Pub is the perfect hangout for Airship Pirates and the like, with all your favorite beverages.
Wear your best wool vest or corset (or both) and come bake in the sun! Events and gatherings proceed all weekend at the faire.
Explore the delicious art of sublimation with six exclusive Absinthe cocktails this weekend only.
Steampunk Promenade Contest – Saturday July 21, 2012 – Globe Stage – 5:30pm
All the aetherometers point to a glorious stroll this Saturday. Polish your combobulator pistol and tighten your high-altitude airship goggles. Whether you’re the legionnaire, the engineer or the clockwork servant, we’re looking for the best man, woman and couple to win prizes in gold coin. Cheerio!
The “Fantasy Facial Hair” Contest – Sunday July 22, 2012 – Globe Stage – 5:30pm
You are not too lazy to shave. You are preparing for Bristol’s manliest competition to date. Bristol invites men (and ladies!) everywhere to join us for our fantasy facial hair competition to win prizes, the adoration of the women and the envy of the men.
Be there! http://www.facebook.com/events/272409786170082/ And that Saturday evening, reminisce at:
Saturday at Ace Bar in Chicago is the return of our semi-monthly CLOCKWORK VAUDEVILLE! All the stars will be in a row for you! Come see live acts, musicians, DJs, costumes, props, vendors, art, and more!
SABRINA CHAP (New York, New York)
THE WHITE CITY RIPPERS (Chicago, IL)
THE LORD BARON’S FAMILY COCKTAIL HOUR
with Electro-Swing, Gypsy Fusion and Old Timey Tunes by
THE LORDS & LADIES DJS & MR. AUTOMATIC
Also featuring the wares of
ACE BAR – 1505 W. Fullerton
Doors at 8, show at 9.
$5 to get in or $30 Patron pass
Patron pass includes 2 hour open by from Tipton Spirits and a commemorative pin!
Super Excellent! Won’t you join us? http://www.facebook.com/events/298740256888928/