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2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball is Oct. 26

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The Space Foundation’s Discovery Center in Colorado Springs is the perfect setting for this year’s 2nd Annual Space & Science Fiction Halloween Ball. This fundraising event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 26, 7:00-11:00 p.m., at the Discovery Center, 4425 Arrowswest Drive.

Tickets are $25 per person in advance, $30 at the door, and available at

The ticket price includes heavy appetizers, out-of-this-world desserts and two drinks, with cash bar and silent auction benefitting Space Foundation initiatives.

This is a 21-years-and-over event, and prizes will be awarded for best costume in a variety of categories, including best group costume, best couple costume and best individual space and sci-fi costume. The evening also features DJ dance music, classic sci-fi films in Area 51 and a silent auction.

Designated Driver Service Provided
The Space Foundation has partnered with Designated Driver of Colorado Springs to provide drive-home service from the Ball. Transportation is provided in the guest’s own vehicle beginning at 10:00 p.m., and anyone using this service must provide current proof of insurance.

Take advantage of discounted room rates Oct. 26 at Garden of the Gods Club and at Hyatt Place Colorado Springs Garden of the Gods. See more details at

For information regarding sponsorships or the donation of silent auction items, please contact Kelly Shelton, development coordinator, at [email protected].

This article is part of Space Watch: October 2013 (Volume: 12, Issue: 10).