We’re just less than a week away from this year’s BlobFest. Here’s the run down of what will be happening-
Friday, July 9
7 pm – Friday Night Re-Enactment Revelry with a live stage show hosted by Dr. Frank N. Stone & Ghoul-A-Go-Go With special guests Stella, the Maneater from Manayunk and Wes Shank and the Blob! Musical guest Matt Hallacker and the Blobs. Plus the screening of this year’s Shorty short film contest winners. (Note: There is no scream contest this year and the Phoenix Village Art Center has taken on running the Tin Foil Hat Competition.)
9 pm – (approx) The Running-Out Re-enactment begins!
8:30 – 11:30 PM – The Third Annual BlobBall featuring The Rivers Rockabilly Trio. Click here for information on tickets. (Link deactivated.)
Saturday, July 10
11 am – Street Fair begins.
11:30 am – The Blob and 20 Million Miles to Earth Double Feature
Noon – Fire extinguisher parade.
12:05 pm – Zydeco-A-Go-Go performs
1 pm – Costume Contest
2:30 pm – Trivia Contest
3:30 pm – The Blob and 20 Million Miles to Earth Double Feature
4:45 pm – Tin Foil Hat Contest winners announced.
8:00 pm – The Blob and Fiend Without A Face Double Double Feature
Sunday, July 11
2:30 pm – The Blob, Shorty Winner and Panel Discussion with Jean Yeaworth (director’s wife, script, music supervision and composition and ‘den mother’), Bill Jersey (art director), Al Hillmann (editor and film cameo), Rudy & Shirley Nelson (daily script revisions), Pam Buss (production & editing assistant), Kathy Yeaworth Whittle (housekeeping & cookie maker for Steve McQueen)