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October 26, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 2:00 am


Sat. Oct. 26th @ 9pm-2am
…This Is Halloween…
Featuring: 50 Acts – 38 Live Bands/DJ’s – 225 Musicians & Performance Artists – 2,500 Attended Last Year!
$20 cover for access to all

8 venues/stages:
The Foundry

Black Pirates Pub

El Tres

The Sovereign Room

Red Lion Smokehouse


The Paramount (2 levels/2 stages).
19+ / Photo ID required

If it’s Halloween, it must be THE HUNGER.
Enter the multi-verse of the 14th Edition of the largest, wildest music and performance spectacle you’ll ever experience in One night – One massive downtown wide Halloween Festival Event.

Featuring 50 Acts, including 38 Bands+DJ’s & 12 specialty performance artists -225 Musicians/Performers. So massive an event, it will take up eight bar venues downtown!
> The Foundry (242 Red River Rd),
> El Tres (269 Red River Rd),
> Black Pirates Pub (215 Red River Rd.),
> The Sovereign Room (220 Red River Rd.),
> Atmos (211 Red River Rd.),
> Red Lion Smokehouse (new location & larger venue at former Crocks,16 Cumberland St. S.),
> The Paramount (2 venues in one/ 2 stages, welcome to the funhouse!…downstairs music hall + dance club atmosphere & upstairs art deco theatre stage / projection mapping & lighting by Illuminate / chill out green room with free professional photos of you, in your best costumed pose! 24 Court St. S./corner of Park Ave).

Thousands in Prizes for Best Halloween Costumes at each location, for some of the most creative costumes being paraded around and there are many! 2,500 in attendance last year ~ Advice, come early!

Pick your story, diabolic or devilicious. Move between bars and interact with every soul along the way, you could even win prizes in the street!

One cover of $20 gets you into all 8 venues, feed your hunger and treat yourself to the largest, wildest, slickest Halloween experience!

Receive a Wristband / Multi-Pass on the night of the event with times and locations for acts, choose what you want to see and hear… You’ll Remember Halloween!

Performance listing coming soon!
Stay tuned for updates on Facebook & DefSup’s website:

Presented by Definitely Superior Art Gallery; Fundraiser for the Contemporary Arts!
….This year’s fundraiser  event will be helping to support the transition into our exciting new gallery space, located in the Cumberland Cinema 5 building (opening early 2020), and our annual multi-disciplinary contemporary arts programming:

HUNGER Q & A: • No advance tickets or wristbands.
• Pay one cover price of $20 on the night of the event, at any participating venue door. Receive a wristband that gains you entry to all participating venues, and a “multi-pass” flyer program with locations/times for all acts.
• The advance schedule of acts, will be posted on this Facebook and website event pages, asap before the event. 🙂

The Foundry • Black Pirates Pub • The Sovereign Room • Red Lion Smokehouse • El Tres • Paramount Theatre • Atmos • Illuminate • Intrepid Grand Inc. • Compelling Characters • Thunder Bay World Dance Collective • ARMY of SASS – Thunder Bay • Women In Silk • Badanai Theatre • LU Radio – CILU 102.7 FM • The Walleye – Thunder Bay’s Arts & Culture Magazine • Waterfront District BIA • ThunderCon 2019 • Drums by Music Workshop • AudioWorks []

►PRIZE SPONSORS ~ For Best Costume Contests at All Venues Thousands in prizes to be awarded!
• The Foundry • Black Pirates Pub • The Sovereign Room • King Ghidrah • Red Lion Smokehouse • Paramount Theatre • Badanai Theatre • Atmos • El Tres • Bight Restaurant & Bar • Tomlin Restaurant • Lot 66 Tapas Bar & Restaurant • Pneumaticity • The Loop • Maltese Grocery • Boston Pizza • Hill City Comics • Creation Body Piercing • Painted Turtle Art Shop • The Bean Fiend Cafe & Sandwich Bar • Perfect Fit Lingerie • Mars. Clothing • Calico Coffeehouse • Underground Ink • Uncle Mowglie’s Screen Printing • The Growing Season Juice Collective • Rebel Salad • Magnus Theatre • Marcia’s Merle Norman Cosmetics • Tontu Cafe-Boutique & Elfarrow Apparel • The Cheese Encounter • Fresh Air -Bikes by Cyclepath & Lifestyle by Static • Barbecupid • Both Hands Wood-fired Pizza & Bakery • Sweet Escape Cake Cafe & Bakery • Sweet Cherry Spa • Lisa’s Infinity (artisan jewellery) • Hey Sailor • Portside Restaurant • Nook Restaurant • Wojo’s Mojo • St. Paul Roastery • The Bodymind Centre • Prime Gelato • Naxos Grille & Bar • Rooster’s Bistro • The Sweet North Bakery • In Common • Ahnisnabae Art Gallery • Lailokens Awen • Freaks & Geeks -Coffee Shop & Gamery • World Dance Collective • Army of Sass … and more to come!

►Official Hunger After-Party @ Atmos: This is a separate, affiliated event presented by Atmos. 2am-5am. A separate cover charge applies, collected at the Atmos door. 19+/ Photo ID

►The Hunger 14 is proudly presented by:
Definitely Superior Art Gallery / aka DefSup
‒ Ontario Premier’s Award for Excellence in the Arts: Laureate Winner-2013 & Finalist-2010/2011/2013
‒ Operating Funders: Canada Council for the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, City of Thunder Bay Cultural Services
‒ Thunder Bay & Northwestern Ontario’s non-profit/charitable Artist-Run Centre for the Multi-Disciplinary Contemporary Arts


October 26, 2019
9:00 pm - 2:00 am
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