Win a pair of tickets to The Dark Circus Party this Saturday at One Embankment, London
How to enter
All you need to to is email why you want to go to the party in 5 words.
Email your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org
We will add the winners to the guest list and notify you on Saturday morning.
The giveaway closes at midnight on Friday 29th May.
A Carnival of Curiosities
The time has once again come to bid adieu to all that is ordinary, pack a magnificently dazzling and
daring outfit, and run away to the circus, abandoning all norms. The Dark Circus Party steps into
the shadows on Saturday 30th May 2015, summoning all licentious Londoners with top hats and
gloved fingers to join this carnival of curiosities – a party that is thrilling, provocative, and a little
Prepare to be transported to a dark, dreamy and slightly debauched world of heady illusion and
unbridled spectacle. Torture Garden, the original purveyors of everything dark and seductive and
Bourne & Hollingsworth, London’s finest cocktail creators and party maestros, have once again
joined forces to provide party–goers with an evening of abandoned dancing, pleasure seeking and
Upon entering the velvet draped Big Top, thrill–seekers are invited to pursue the bizarre, free their
inner exhibitionist and immerse themselves in the weird and wonderful world of the circus. Guests
can sip on potent cocktails and peruse the stage from intimate curtained areas, gaze open–
mouthed at aerialists as they twist and turn from the ceiling or pay a visit to Miss Marguerite’s
painted wagon for a lesson in costume make up. Connoisseurs of the peculiar, Torture Garden’s
finest acts bring their very own circus freak to The Dark Circus Party for a visual and sensory
extravaganza. Performers regale guests as they mingle with the creatures of the underworld.
The music will be a mix of Electro Swing, Circus Burlesque, Cabaret, Ballroom Blitz and Big Top
Party Mash–Ups. DJs for the evening include DJ Dandies, David TG, The Secretary and Lydia Darling.
The dress code for the evening is strict, but stretches the limits of your imagination. Vintage,
Glamour & Fantasy with a Dark Circus Twist (Full costumes or a dash of themed styling):
Ring Masters, Leopard Print Leotards, Tattooed Ladies, Sideshow Freaks, Queens of the Flying
Trapeze, Animal Masks, Clowns, Snake Charmers, Lion Tamers, Strong Men, Venice Carnival
Masque Ball, Top Hat and Tails, Feathers and Corsets, Decadent Dandies, Beautiful Ballerina’s, Ball
Gowns, Cocktails Dresses, Dashing Vintage Suits.
Tickets priced at £25 are available through the website or by calling 020 7724 1617
Saturday 30th May 2015
8 Victoria Embankment