Wicked Manors 2015 in Wilton Manors, FL

Author: 
Mark Haines
Curator: 
Alexander Northman
Join the gang from Mark's List when South Florida's favorite LGBT Halloween event returns to Wilton Drive on October 31, 2015. Don't worry, you'll find your carnival sideshow superstar - This years theme is Freak Show! So many options, so little time. Whether you want to be a sword swallower, a thin man on stilts or a two headed nightingale, start planning your Wicked Manors Halloween costume today. The event will be bigger and better than ever with Halloween Costume contests and entertainment throughout Wilton Manors. As in past years Wilton Drive will be closed during the event. This year's event is being brought to you by the City of Wilton Manors and The Pride Center at Equality Park. The event will begin at 7:00 pm and will benefit the vital programs and services of The Pride Center. The always-entertaining Miss Misty Eyez will serve as hostess on the main stage throughout the evening. The event has been called Wicked Wilton and Manors Masquerade in recent years and returned to its Wicked Manors name a year or two ago. 

Dragtastic Emcee, Miss Misty Eyez returns to the Main stage alongside with DJ Laz and the morning show from The HITS 97.3 FM. They will be hosting our EIGHT Costume Contests with CASH Prizes! The main stage is located near 6th Avenue.

On the North stage, near 5 Points, MC Bobby Kyser will be presenting South Florida’s Fiercest Drag Queens every 30-45 mins. Trick or Treat On The Drive starts at 5:00 with a Kids Costume Contest at 7:00 and a Pet Costume Contest at 7:30!

This year's Freak Show event includes 8 Costume Contests throughout the evening on the Main Stage. There will also be costume contest in the individual bars and nightclubs along the drive. 

Wicked Manors Costume Contest Times 

Please note: unless otherwise mentioned, the contests are on the main stage at 6th Ave and Wilton Drive. As contests in clubs are announced we will add them to the list: 
  • 7:15 pm Kids Costume
  • 7:45 pm Pet Costume
  • 8:30 pm Dead Celebrity
  • 9:15 pm Best Sex Appeal
  • 10:00 pm Drag / Crossdressing
  • 10:30 pm Most Unique Outrageous
  • 11:00 pm Best Group Costume
  • 11:30 pm Grand Prize - Best FREAK SHOW
  • 12:30 am Village Pub Costume Contest
  • 1:00 am Hunters Nightclub Costume Contest
 

Flash Mob

Be part of Wicked Manors history this year as a performer in the Second Annual Wicked Manors Join in the fun and tradition of our Second Annual Wicked Manors FLASH MOB! This years theme is FREAK SHOW so we are having a SUPER FREAK SHOW FLASH MOB including the music of Rick James' "Super Freak" and "Le Freak" by Chic. We are incredibly fortunate to have the talents of Tito Abdelredo once again as our choreographer!

For more information on specific events (as they become available), use these links to participating bar members, Hunters, Infinity Lounge, Progress BarRosie’s Bar & GrillNew MoonThe ManorBill’sAlibiScandals Saloon and Sidelines Sports Bar.

Wicked Manors 2015 Events & Ads

2014 Wicked Manors Costume Contests
The 2014 Wicked Manors Halloween Costume Contests in Wilton Manors, FL featured several costume contests with a variety of cash prizes. The Freak Show themed event was sponsored by Hits 97.3FM and hosted by Misty Eyez.
2014 Wicked Manors
The 2014 Wicked Manors Halloween Street Festival in Wilton Manors, FL featured parties at Rosie's, Hunters, Progress Bar, Rumors, The Manor, Village Pub, Alibi, and Bill's as well as all along Wilton Drive.
2013 Wicked Manors
The 2013 Wicked Manors Halloween street festival in Wilton Manors, FL featured parties at Rosie's, New Moon, Rumors, The Drive, The Manor, Village Pub, Alibi, Bill's, and Infinity Lounge as well as all along Wilton Drive.
Wicked Wilton
The streets of Wilton Manors Florida were filled with Halloween spirit at the annual mega-party,  Wicked Wilton

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