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!!! Prepare to Rump.

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!!!

Wild Rumpus 2016 Timetable

Thurs. Oct. 27 – Wild Rumpus Halloween Kickoff Party – Creature Comforts Brewery – 6pm-8pm – Feat. Pylon Reenactment Society and more!
Friday, October 28 – The MONSTER MASH Halloween Party for Families and Young People – The Foundry – noon-3pm
Saturday, October 29 – The Pre-Party/Meetup – Live Wire Athens – 6pm-8:30pm
Saturday, October 29 – The WILD RUMPUS PARADE & SPECTACLE – downtown Athens, 8:30pm
Saturday, October 29 – The Official After-Party – Georgia Theatre – 10pm-2am – Feat. Charles Bradley with special guests, Timi and Wonderland Rangers

Get Involved.

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Click here to learn about exciting Wild Rumpus Partnership Opportunities in 2016

Sponsorship packages can be tailored to meet any product or promotional needs. We offer a wide range of standard sponsor benefits in addition to the option of custom designed campaigns.



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

Wild Rumpus Features

The Big Event – THE PARADE!

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Parade Directions 2016

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Wild Rumpus Parade Route 2016

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The Pre-Party / Meetup

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The After-Party post-Parade Halloween Bash!!!

Party after the Parade feat. Charles Bradley!

Georgia Theatre 10pm-2am

with special guests Timi and Wonderland Rangers


The MONSTER MASH Event for Families and Kids

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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