Art on You Studios presents Halloween in Summer Festival 2014

Festival Events

FRIDAY JULY 14, 2017

The Creature Feature Show

Storm van Ghoul and the highly anticipated "Creature Feature Show" 2017 will be as ghoul as ever!
Join us for this spooktacular presentation that acts as an "opening ceremony" to the festival! For 2017 we're again combining forces with another local favorite, "Magna Movie in the Park". Beginning at 8pm at Pleasant Green Park there will be musical entertainment by Motion Coaster. Then, just before the sun sets behind the Oquirrhs, Storm van Ghoul will take the stage with introduction, jokes, and the screening of "Nightmare Before Christmas"!


HiSF Street Festival

The Halloween in Summer Festival main event will take place ALL DAY along Historic Magna Main from 8950 West to 9200 West. It's the "Year of The Ghost", so show up ghostly, or get your ghoulish makeup done at the event! The street will be filled with top notch and world class Artists, Illustrators, Halloween Creators and Decorators, Costumers, Make-Up Artists, Haunters, a variety of Vendors, Food, Games, COSPLAY Contest, Vampires, Witches, Zombies, and MORE! There will be a Main Stage with bewitching and incredible entertainment from a number of performers hosted by Master of Ceremonies, Elias "Lefty" Caress! And, there will be the "Boo-dacious Beer Garden" brought to you by Coors/ Coors Light, The Filling Station, and Art on You Studios, which will have Second Stage entertainment inside! Be sure to also swing by the "Little Monsters Area" with a carnival in the parking lot at The Webster Center! The street festival will go from 10am-8pm and is ALL AGES FUN!!


Little Monsters Area

We are proud to announce that 2017 will once again host the Little Monsters Area! This year, we are placing this terrorific attraction right in the middle of the action in the parking lot of The Webster Center which is just north on 8950 West from Historic Magna Main. There you'll find Town & Country Shows' fun Inflatables, Games, and Carnival Rides for your Little Monsters to bounce on, a climbing wall for them to spider up, games to play, and More!


Cosplay Contest

This is an ALL AGES Cosplay Contest that will be hosted at the Magna Kennecott Senior Center!
Our Presenting Sponsor, Salt Lake Comic Con is graciously granting a VIP Pass to 2017 Comic Con as part of the Grand Prize! Other super ghoul prizes courtesy of awesome Sponsors like Mask Costumes!
ALL contestants under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. The contest will be hosted in the Magna Kennecott Senior Center at 9228 West Magna Main. Registration will begin at 4 pm and end promptly at 4:30am. The Cosplay Contest will begin at 4:30pm sharp.

Judges will be nonbias and very experienced with Cosplay, Costuming, and Make-Up having backgrounds as Professional Make-Up Artists, Haunters, and Cosplayers.


1 - NO Real Weapons.
2 - Costumes MUST be handmade. Absolutely NO prepackaged, rental, or mass fabricated costumes will be accepted.
3 - You MUST be in line backstage 15 minutes prior to competition.
4 - ALL "Under 10" competitors MUST be accompanied by an adult on stage.
5 - There will be On Stage Questions.
6 - Contestant has 60 seconds to model their costume.
7 - We reserve the right to combine or cancel age groups depending on number of registrants.
8 - Winners MUST Be present for awards.

Age Groups:
18 & Over

Awards will go to:
1 Grand Supreme
1 Winner Per Age Group
1 "Best Homemade Costume" per Age Group
1 "Most Creative" per Age Group



Kids Activity

"A Magical Halloween Night!"
Come join your host, Kevin Hurst as he takes kids on a magical Halloween celebration with original music and fun, audience interaction! For fifteen years Kevin has been entertaining folks with his unique Halloween songs and "spooky" ensemble. This is an All Ages appropriate program that is FREE! Two performances Saturday July 15 at the Magna Public Library at 1:00pm & 3:00pm.



All Ages Trick-or-Treating

This All Ages, annual event returns even bigger than ever! As in the past it will run from 5-7pm with participating Magna Main Businesses as well a selection of Vendors and Artists at their booths. Trick-or-Treaters are encouraged to honor Halloween traditions and Please Be In Costume! Young children must be accompanied by parents or guardians.


Scaryoke Under The Scream Tent

Sit for a spell with your Ghoulish Host, Dr. Annette Burkenstein under The Scream Tent in the parking lot of The Copper Miner Saloon at 9071 W. Magna Main and take YOUR turn on the mic with some SCARYOKE! Have fun singing classic "Halloween" themed songs from "The Monster Mash" and "Werewolves of London" to "Thriller" and "This is Halloween". Or, enter one of the Witch Cackling Contests! There will be tons of terrorific give-aways and prizes!



Costumed Spooktacular Shindig

Our 7th Annual Costumed Spooktacular Shindig will be ghastly amounts of fun climaxing our landmark event and celebrating another incredibly successful year with our Artists, Vendors, Ghoul Crew, Participants, Friends, Families, and Festival Goers! The invite is open to EVERYONE 21 and over. There's NO COVER! There will also be FREE Ghoulish Gourmet for as long as it lasts courtesy of Nonna's Pizzeria & Authentic Italian, TONS of Give-Aways, a COSTUME CONTEST with a Grand Prize including a VIP Pass to 2017 SLCC Presented by Salt Lake Comic Con, and Shake Your Pumpkin to the Live Music of Bludgeon Muffin! It all takes place at the The Filling Station from 9pm-1am. 21+ with ID.