The final 2018 schedule is still being hammered out, but we will have nearly everything we had last year, plus a lot more! Here’s a taste of some of what you’ll be able to enjoy at Monster Day Greeley 2018:
- A chance to see Greeley’s famous monster makers from Distortions Unlimited
- Tons of photo-ops with Distortions’ creatures
- Demonstrations from Makeup & Creative Arts LLC and other professional makeup specialists
- 40+ Costumed Monsters roaming the grounds from Anderson Farms
- Face painting from Merry Makers
- Performance from George Grey as “Dead Elvis”
- A costume contest (6 p.m., limited to first 40 entries)
- Clay monster making with the Clay Center of Northern Colorado
- A Flash Mob Monster Dance by Top Notch Dance Studio Dancers
- Food trucks
- Speed mask painting by Ed Edmunds
- “Monster Shakes” at Aunt Helen’s
- “Monster Funnel Cakes” from Average Joe’s Grill
- Appearances by the Mountain Muppets of Colorado
- A free showing of Gremlins 2 at the Kress at 6pm
- Monster Crafts at the Colorado Model Railroad Museum
- Fire spinners
- Pimped out Hearses
- Starfleet International (The USS TYR)
- Raffle’s and activities from the Weld Food Bank and High Plains Library District
- Greeley’s famous “Go-Cup” service on 9th Street with monstrous drink specials
- And much, much more!
Plus this year, Monster Day has expanded into the Southeast corner of Lincoln Park to include a new paid attractions area including a Distortions Monster World, the Scream Generator, Monster Fishing, a Monster Train, and the Man-Eating Chicken!
And remember that this day is not just about having monstrous fun, proceeds go to the wonderful anti-bullying nonprofit organization “Don’t Be A Monster ”, which has reached over 320,000 students with their anti-bullying messages.
Grab your camera, grab your friends, and get to Monster Day Greeley in Downtown Greeley on August 18, 2018. There is no other day like Monster Day!
Monster Day will overrun downtown Greeley on Saturday, August 18, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Be sure to RSVP to the Monster Day Greeley Facebook event for more fun and updates.