TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Various famous DJs will be performing at Armature Works’ second annual “Haunted Carnival” Halloween weekend.
DJ Pauly D, Steve Aoki and Shaquille O’Neal, who will perform under his moniker “DJ Diesel”, are scheduled to perform at the carnival, which will take place from October 27-30. The event will be organized by Pied Piper Productions, a Tampa-based event production and planning company.
The 300,000-square-foot event space for the Haunted Carnival will feature live entertainment, two Ferris wheels, a merry-go-round and other carnival rides, and classic carnival food.
There will be a 100,000-square-foot Kids Zone, a less scary area that plans to feature a Ferris wheel, games, pumpkins and face painting, a superhero meet and more.
The Haunted Carnival will also host a costume contest, with the winner receiving $10,000 in cash and prizes. Those interested in participating can register and win on Friday and Saturday from 16:00 to 22:00 or Sunday from 16:00 to 20:00. winners will be announced online next week.
There will also be a dog costume contest on Thursday beginning at 4 p.m., and the winning pup and their owner will receive $500 in cash and prizes.
Those 18 and older can purchase a VIP pass that grants them entry to the “Killer Beats Stage,” where they’ll have an exclusive view of world-famous DJs.
Tickets are available now for the event and range from $5 to $95, depending on overnight stay and admission package. More information can be found online, including a full entertainment schedule.