Darke Carnival

Thank you to everyone who attended Darke Carnival VII Saturday, May 10, 2014 at the Inferno. And now it's time to get ready for:


The stars have aligned, the cats have been herded, and your patience has been rewarded! Mister Darke is pleased to announce that DARKE CARNIVAL VIII will take place on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at our new venue, the Ale Asylum (2002 Pankratz St, Madison, WI 53704). Doors open and cover charge TBA (keep watching this space). We are also delighted to announce that our featured main stage performers will be ELI AUGUST & THE ABANDONED BUILDINGS!


Eli August & The Abandoned Buildings is a chamber folk/rock band based out of Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, and other similarly unoccupied locales. They have performed at the Steampunk World's Fair, Dorian's Parlour, Steam Dream Expo, Teslacon, Vandalia Con, and more! Visit them online at http://www.eliaugust.com/ for additional information!

We can also confirm appearances by many of your favorites from past Darke Carnivals, including:

• The Amazing Kinbote!
• The Mystifying James the Magician!
• The Astounding Aerialist Laura Rose!
• The Incomparable Rana Regina!

And of course, we will have our usual array of carnival games old and new, prizes to be won, and a few surprises!

Make your plans to attend now, and be sure to tell your friends! We look forward to seeing you there in your steampunk finery! And if you'd like to RSVP on Facebook, why just use this link!

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