Newseum Frights

October 26, 2018 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
555 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
Newseum Frights @ Newseum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

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Calling all goblins and ghouls – you’re in for a fang-tastic night at Newseum Frights. Put on your spookiest costume* and join us for the Newseum’s most ghoulish monster mash with live music, cocktails, hauntingly delicious bites and more! Grab your tickets now before they’re gone – this is sure to be a party to die for.

  • Open beer and wine bar all night as well as signature cocktails in our partyvators
  • Bites from Wolfgang Puck:
    • Pepperoni pizza bombs
    • Fried cheesy ravioli
    • Parmesan fries with Bloody Mary ketchup
    • Buffalo chicken poppers
    • Sriracha mac n’ cheese
    • Blood orange cream cheese brownies
    • Trick or Treat candy bar
  • Live music from The 7 Deadlies
  • Palm and tarot card readings with Ariana Lightningstorm
  • Ghoulishly glamorous makeovers with hair and makeup touch ups from GLAMSQUAD
  • Creepy and crafty skull decorating from our friends at Paper Source
  • Caricature sketches courtesy of Capital Artworks
  • Curator-led gallery talks in our newest exhibit, Pictures of the Year
  • Costume contest with giveaways from &pizza, Jaleo and Nando’s and frighteningly good GIFs in our OM Digital Photo Booth
  • Silent Disco powered by DC Fray

*Costumes are not required but strongly encouraged for Newseum Frights. Weapons, weapon replicas and balloons will not be permitted.

Need help getting ready? Download the GLAMSQUAD app or go to and use promo code Newseum to receive $25 off your first appointment booking.

Get the best deal of the night by becoming a new member through the Newseum Frights promotion and receive all the benefits of an annual membership and a FREE ticket to the event (a $135 value)!

As a member, enjoy VIP treatment with an early start to the party at 8 p.m. through a special “Members-Only” line at our Pennsylvania Avenue entrance.

Stay engaged by following @Newseum and #NewseumFrights.

You must be 21 years or older to attend Newseum Frights. Tickets are nonrefundable. Final ticket price includes tax. Limit of 2 tickets per transaction at the discounted member rate. The Newseum reserves the right to change any of the above listed activities and menu items in advance of the event.

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