Cirque de Idiotarod
Gowanus Ballroom (55 9th St. #61, Brooklyn)
$10 before 8pm, $20 after, free for Idiotarod participants w/ wristband
A Makers Circus & Idiotarod collision course afterparty as a Gowanus Ballroom Hurricane Sandy fundraiser
Come support the athletes of Idiotarod as we rub them down with Ben Gay and adorn them with trophies and offerings.
The Idiotarod award ceremony will take place and the carts will be on display for your scrutiny and/or jealousy. Subsequently the carts will be launched to their doom from the Cart-A-Pult.
diotarod retrospectives: actual NYC Idiotarod artifacts on display as well as a video montage and slideshow. Meet the un-deceased champions of the past. Hear their stories of glory. Be inspired by their prestigious accomplishments.
7:00pm – Hungry March Band
8:00pm – Big Volcano
9:00pm – Morgan O’Kane
10:00pm – Universe
11:00pm – Imaginary Weapons
12 Midnight – Sullied Accolades
1:00am – Charming Disaster
With performances throughout the night by:
Matthew Silver, The Great Performer
Panoply Performance Laboratory
Dr. Adventure and his Continuing Adventures
Aerial flying acrobatics
A riot of mobile artforms
The soon-to-be famous “Cart-a-pult”
Projectile Fire Sculpture by Dan Glass
Bar all night (incl. 50 gallons of Hot Cider!)