The 9th Annual Witches’ Walk® is a fun charity event by Donna Bretz, Jarrod Walters & Michelle Herold and has grown to several hundred witches, who roam downtown Sandusky in their finest witch attire, stopping at sponsor businesses for treats, refreshments and prizes.
Tickets for 21 and over are $15 in advance and $20 at the door, with proceeds benefiting OHgo. In 2018, 518 witches attended the event.
Participating businesses include: Daly’s Pub, The Shore House Tavern, J Bistro, Crowbar, Barrel House Saloon, Crush Wine Bar, Landmark, Kilbourne Hotel, and OHTaco. More locations will be added and will be on the map available at event check-in. Witches will check in at the Sandusky State Theatre beginning at 5 PM on Wednesday, October 23rd to get maps, wristbands and other information, as well as take time to enjoy a specialty drink at the cash bar in the State Room, You will have an opportunity for photos in front of a special backdrop.
New this year will be Magician Mike Mage, readers at Kilbourne Hotel, a Scavenger Hunt, and Haunting Music at Grace Episcopal Church by organist Randy Ruthsatz.Throughout the evening witches will be able to purchase 50/50 tickets.
There will be five (5) judges roaming the event throughout the evening – if you are chosen for further consideration you will receive a card with time and location to appear for final selection. There will be a 1st, 2nd & 3rd place overall winner this year. Prize winners will be announced throughout the evening at various locations.
At 6:15 PM all the witches will gather in Washington Park and parade down Columbus Avenue to Shade-Mylander Plaza.
Supporting Sponsors include: AHA Creative, Erik’s Clothing, Real Living Realty Group, Sandusky State Theatre, Master T.C. & The Visitors and The New Moon (Lakewood)