I know it's a little ways away but this sounds like the coolest way to celebrate Valentine's Day in Kalamazoo in 2019! Get dressed up in any costume you want with your loved one and spend the night winning prizes, singing and dancing. On Valentine's Day, February 14th, 2019 the Kalamazoo State Theater will host the Costume Prom. Their event page says it all:

Same old dinner and a movie again? Single? Dress up your next Valentine’s Day at BBP’s 21+ Community Costume Prom. Emceed by Katherine Harte-DeCoux, you’ll enjoy a night of live music from Bride of Fleckenstein, ballroom dancing, a Costume Cabaret, awards and prizes, a DJ, dance party, and karaoke on the main stage. The enchanted evening also offers a photo station, games, food, and a night in the most elegant, historic theatre in town. All costume types welcome!

Costume and Character Awards include: Mirror Mirror (intricacy of costume), Black Heart Valentine (charmer from the dark side), Once Upon a Time (couple’s award), Odd Couple (quirky pair award – lovers, friends, arch enemies), Judge’s choice award, and an exclusive VIP drawing. Prizes include gift cards to local restaurants, theatre and movie tickets, self-love services, gift baskets and more.

You can get tickets here and they run $35 - $90 or $25 each when you buy 6 or more.

The event is general admission and it's a 21+ event. Doors are @ 6:30pm & Prom starts at 7pm.


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