Paris, Texas, is set to come alive once again as it prepares for its highly anticipated annual event, Mannequin Night. With its unique blend of creativity, entertainment, and community spirit, Mannequin Night has become a cherished tradition in the heart of Paris! This year, the event promises to be bigger and more spectacular than ever as it takes on the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and Broadway.
Mark your calendars for October 21st, when from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm, the beautiful downtown Paris will be transformed into a stage for live mannequins dressed in elaborate costumes. The theme for this year’s Mannequin Night is “Hollywood and Broadway,” promising a dazzling display of iconic characters from the world of movies and theater.
The evening kicks off with a spine-tingling spectacle as the Zombie Walk shuffles through the streets at 5:45 pm. It’s a thrilling way to set the stage for an evening of entertainment that is sure to captivate all who attend.
One of the early highlights of the night is the performance by The Revive Dance Studio, scheduled for 6 pm on the Plaza. The talent and artistry of these local dancers will be on full display.
As the evening progresses, prepare to be serenaded by live music from two outstanding bands: the Michael O’Neal Band and The RhythmAddicts. From 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, they will take center stage, providing a soundtrack that will keep you tapping your feet and grooving along with the crowd.
Downtown Paris will also play host to a variety of food trucks and vendors located on Clarksville Street. Whether you’re in the mood for savory snacks or delectable treats, there will be something to satisfy every palate.
For those looking to immerse themselves further in the spooky spirit of the season, tickets will soon be available for the Walking Ghost Tour and the Straw Bale Maze. These attractions promise to offer an extra dose of thrills and chills to your Mannequin Night experience.
One of the best parts of Mannequin Night is that entry into the event is absolutely free! This means that everyone in the community can come together to enjoy the festivities without any barriers. Additionally, downtown parking is also free, making it convenient for visitors from near and far.
Many of the local businesses and restaurants in downtown Paris will be keeping their doors open late, welcoming visitors to explore their offerings and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere that Mannequin Night brings to the area.