Escape: Psycho Circus

Nov 11, 2015

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Written by: Suzanne Welker Jurgens

On Saturday I made sure to arrive early enough at the NOS Event Center while the sun was still up so that I could check out Escape Psycho Circus attraction which was inspired by American Horror Story.  I was able to catch a glimpse of some of the nightmarish freaks, contortionists, and unusual characters as they wandered the circus grounds complete with a big top circus tent, burlesque shows, fortune tellers, merry-go-round and ferris wheel. The performers never dropped out of character even as they were being swarmed by festival goers (aka “headliners”) to pose for photos. After I left the circus grounds I wandered around the lagoon for at least another hour seeing how many other characters I could find mingling with the crowd. The clown in the row-boat was definitely made for a lot of laughs as he yelled out jokes on a megaphone to some of the passing “headliners”.  Later throughout the night I spotted many of these same performers dancing on stages or in the area in front of the stage during many of the DJ sets.

 

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About the Author

Suzanne Welker Jurgens
Suzanne Welker Jurgens has been involved in the publishing world for over 12 years. She has worked at several business technology magazines such as Business 2.0 and The Industry Standard, as well other magazine titles such as Allure, Yoga Journal and Dwell. In 2012, Suzanne decided that it was time to marry her passion of music with her extensive experience in media and jumped feet first into developing schulzarmy.com. When she is not helping break the latest Schulz Army and The Scene is Dead news, you will find her at events waving the Schulz Army flag and passing out "Down the Rabbit Hole We Go!" wristbands. Suzanne is also part of the TranceFamily SF team and helps out at local trance events hosted by Sondra Productions and Phoria Events.




 
 

 

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