Calling all FREAKS
You are invited to participate!
in Athens, GA's Halloween Extravaganza....
March in costume through the streets
with thousands of other Wild Things!
Scroll down to learn about the Wild Rumpus....

Welcome to the Official Site of Athens, GA's Own Halloween Mardi Gras, The WILD RUMPUS!!!

*Site under construction.  Check back soon for more information about 2016’s event.  Thank you!*

The Wild Rumpus is an annual Halloween Event in Athens, GA… a small city known worldwide for it’s music, art, and creative energy. All are invited to be a part of the Wild Rumpus Parade by showing up in costume and romping through the streets of downtown with thousands of other Wild Things… shouting at the sky, pounding drums, and howling by the light of the Moon in the dark night!!!

Click “Donate” to Support Wild Rumpus and 2016 Non-Profit Partner, GEORGIA RIVER NETWORK!


Wild Rumpus 2016 Timetable

Friday, October 28 – The MONSTER MASH – location tbd, noon-3pm
Saturday, October 29 – The Pre-Party/Meetup – location tbd, 6pm-8:30pm
Saturday, October 29 – The WILD RUMPUS PARADE & SPECTACLE – downtown Athens, 8:30pm
Saturday, October 29 – The After-Party – location tbd, 10pm-2am

Wild Rumpus Features

The MONSTER MASH Event for Families and Kids

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The Pre-Party / Meetup

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The Big Event – THE PARADE!

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The After-Party!!!

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Parade Directions 2016

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Wild Rumpus Parade Route 2015

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Tips & Tricks

Ideas for Participation

Meet our 2016 Non-Profit Partner – Georgia River Network!

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Become a Sponsor!!!

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Wild Rumpus Swag - Rumpus All Year Long With These Great Gifts

Tshirts, Posters, Tote Bags and more!

Awesome Gift Ideas for your holiday monsters!!!

Collect all of the Wild Rumpus T-shirts from previous years, and be the first to wear the newest designs!

Click HERE or the Shop link in the top menu to see all items available!

Wild Rumpus Galleries