ASTORIA — As the darkness of winter descends, the Krampus comes. The Labor Temple, 934 Duane St., will host two nights of entertainment to appeal to Krampus and the darker side of the season including sultry burlesque, Sword Swallowing side shows, magic, metal and goth.
Costumes are encouraged.
Friday night will feature story telling, a visit from Krampus, burlesque dancing, music from Portland metal band Dinner for Wolves and an appearance from Titano Oddfellow.
Saturday features a full length sword-swallowing show headlining Titano Odfellow with appearance by burlesque performers, magic and a Portland goth DJ finishing the evening. There will be opportunities to have your picture taken with Krampus.
Tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com. General admission is $15 for each night or both nights for $25. Persons will current OLCC or Food Handler cards may purchase discounted tickets directly from the venue. 21 and over only.