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Witches Ball is Oct. 19 in Sandwich

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

The Sandwich Association of Merchants will hold its second annual Witches Ball on Oct. 19. Participating retailers will offer sales, coupon books and store specific events.

The day has expanded this year to also include a Halloween costume ball at the Best Western Plus Timber Creek Inn & Suites that evening.

Tickets for the Witches Costume Ball cost $30 a person if purchased before Oct. 12 or $35 after that date and at the door. Ticket price includes a Halloween themed buffet that will include apple cider, appetizers, salad, entrée and dessert. The ball will have a cash bar, DJ, karaoke and a costume contest with prizes for witches and warlocks. For those interested in staying the night at the hotel, a special rate of  $89.99 is available the night of the ball. 

Proceeds from the ball will be donated to Our Sharing Pantry, which serves residents of Somonauk, Sandwich and Leland.

Organizers are seeking sponsors for the costume ball and donations for the contest prizes. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Becky at 815-786-6370 or becky@farmersdaughter.comcastbiz.net. To reserve a room at Timber Creek Inn & Suites call 630-273-6000 and ask for the Witches Ball promo code.

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