Witches of South Walton Ride & Brunch
SoWal Witches are gathering for the 13th annual Witches of South Walton Ride taking off from Gulf Place on Monday, October 31 at 7:00 a.m. sharp. The Witches Brew is held on the eve of the ride where witches can register for the ride and enjoy the night with cocktails and music. The Gathering Brunch takes place just after the Witches Ride. South Walton Witches ride every Halloween morning along Scenic 30A West with around 200 women participating in the bike ride and brunch for a wicked time supporting Children's Volunteer Health Network (CVHN). witchesofsouthwalton.com.
Here is the scoop on all things Witchy at the beach:
THU OCT 27
Witches Brew 5-8pm
Calling all Witches to the Witches Brew at La Playa on Thursday night from 5-8pm. Register for the ride/brunch and get to know your fellow witches. Forrest Williams Band will be playing on the deck for Ladies Night (and witches night).
MON OCT 31
Witches Ride 7am
Channel 7 Today will be broadcasting live with Paris Janos so come out early if you dare. 5am til 7am.
The ride starts at 7am sharp! Arrive early to put the final touches on your ride and mingle with Witches. Get ready to ride and wave to the kids on their way to school.
The Gathering Brunch 8:30-10:30am
Join Witches of South Walton after the ride for brunch, raffle and lots of cackling. Prizes for Most Witchy Outfit, Witchiest Cackle, Best Broom Decor. Brunch and 3 mimosas included in registration. Cash bar for any other drinks. Purchase raffle tickets for $5 each.
REGISTER at Thursday night's Witches Brew. Or register/pay online at www.WitchRide.com.
Need a Bike?
Yolo Board & Bike at Gulf Place offering free bike rentals for any witch needing a bike. Please call the store to reserve your bike. You can pick it up on the 30th and return after the morning ride. 850-267-0602.
The number of witches has grown to well over 200 local women who sport witchy costumes and decorated “broom cycles,” while casting their spell on spectators and cackling along the Scenic 30A. Last year just over 200 witches participated in the ride and brunch, raising $6,500 and making magic for Children’s Volunteer Health Network (CVHN).
Witches can register at the “Witches Brew” on Thursday, October 27 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at La Playa in Gulf Place. Witches may also purchase raffle tickets at this time and bring any items they would like to donate for the raffle taking place the following morning at The Gathering Brunch.
If you are traveling down 30A Friday morning you might have hear the cackling of the Witches of South Walton. These local women will be dressed in their most bewitching outfits and riding their decorated bikes in the festive spirit of a fun Halloween morning. Starting off as a small group of women having a little Halloween fun, this event has grown into a favorite local event for many women in South Walton, Florida.
Come out to Trebeache for a Halloween Masquerade Party on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 7pm, with 10% of the ticket sales being donated to CVHN in the name of the Witches of South Walton. The event will feature music by Randall Bramblett Band, The Steenos with Franko Washboard Jackson. There is also a costume contest with prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $50.00 or at the door for $60.00. The party is hosted by Trebeache and Grayton Beach Catering. Read more at SoWal.com.
Help support CVHN, have your bike tuned up and decorated, wear your witchiest costume, and join the Witches of South Walton for a frightful time this Halloween on Scenic 30A. For more information visit www.witchesofsouthwalton.com and be sure to follow Witches of South Walton on Facebook for updates, photos and cackles.
Official hashtag: #WitchRide2016
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Witches of South Walton 2015 Photos by Molly Parker, SoWal.com Photographer
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