More than 750 Solstice of Souls Halloween Party guests decked out in their most original and creative garb participated in the Hawthorne Hotel’s annual costume contest held as part of the Halloween Ball on October 27.
The winners hale from around the US, demonstrating the incredible draw this annual ball has for visitors to Salem Haunted Happenings!
And the winners are...
Winner: Individual/Couple “Woodland Fairies” ~ Cristina Correll and Bobbie Henry from East Stroudsburg, PA
2nd Place: Individual/Couple “Killer Ivory and Doctor Trauma" Ben Murray and Jim Corbin from Los Angeles, CA
3rd Place: Individual/Couple “Lion-Headed Egyptian Goddess" Beth Marik from Chicago, IL
|Electric Chair and C.O.|
Winner: Group “Electric Chair and C.O." Linda and Jim Graham from Pilesgrove, NJ
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2nd Place: Group “Solstice of Soles" Melynn Nuite of Salem, MA and Karen McCrory from Middlesex County, NJ
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3rd Place: Group “Wicked Witch’s Science Project" Russell Pinto from Brooklyn, NY
Winner: General Manager’s Choice “Autumn in Salem" Erin and Darren Lemke from Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Congratulations to the very creative winners!