THE NIGHTMARE BALL:
The Australian Horror Writers Association invites you to pursue your wildest dreams and face your deepest fears in the best possible way: behind a mask!
Come as your favourite horror/SpecFic themed character.
Dress is formal / nightmare. Prizes will be awarded for Best Mask and Best Ball Ensemble.
Join us for a night of elegant diversion, misdirected passion and perhaps a little conspiracy.
-Door prize + prizes for the Best Mask and Best Ball Ensemble
-Dance Floor and & DJ, spinning the darkest hits of the 80’s and 90’s
-A nightmare-themed ballroom
Authors, editors, agents, publishers, reviewers & international guests!
Date: Friday, 3rd September 2010
Time: 9 pm to 12 Midnight
Place: The Banquet Hall (Room 201) at the Melbourne Convention Centre in conjunction with Aussiecon 4, the 68th World Science Fiction Convention.
This event is open to all. You do not have to be a member of the AHWA or Aussiecon 4 to attend.
TICKETS PURCHASED IN ADVANCE ARE:
AU$30.00 for Members of the AHWA and their spouses.
AU$30.00 for members of Aussiecon 4
AU$40.00 for non-members AND AT THE DOOR
Please note: prices in the shop are in US dollars.
Prizes will be awarded for Best Mask and Best Ball Ensemble.
*BONUS: Also held during the same period :
The Melbourne Writers Festival
Melbourne Writers Festival is the city’s premier literary festival featuring over 300 writers from around the world. Literary banquets, debates, readings, performances, film screenings and workshops are just some of the events you’ll enjoy at this year’s festival. In Melbourne from 27 August to 5 September 2010.
Combine your literary orgasms for double the pleasure*…
*Use protection at all times (aka if its not on, its not on!)