You are Invited to a Uniquely Haunting Halloween Bash!
Where better to celebrate the Halloween season than an Art Deco Mausoleum?
You are invited to join Tulsa Foundation for Architecture for a Costume Party at the Abbey Mausoleum at Rose Hill Memorial Park on October 28th.This event is sure to be the spookiest of the season. Your ticket purchase supports both the nonprofit Tulsa Foundation for Architecture and The historic Abbey Mausoleum.
You will enjoy drinks, including our signature cocktail, “The Corpse Reviver”, hors-d’oeuvres, live music, costumes, tarot readings, and conversation in an amazing setting, perfect for the Halloween season.
October 28th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
VIP Tour • 5:30 – 6:30 pm
4161 E Admiral Pl, Tulsa, OK 74115
Tickets • $40 / $50
PURCHASE TICKETS HERE
This event is for ages 21+
The Abbey Mausoleum
Located in Rose Hill Memorial Park, The Abbey Mausoleum is a 72,000-square-foot structure with Art Deco interior details built of marble that was transported to Tulsa from Alabama and Italy. It opened in 1926, about a decade after the cemetery itself opened, and was expanded four times; the most recent addition was in 1967. Many notable Tulsans including Lee Fritas, Kathryn Sue Harwell, Adah Robinson, and William (Bill) Grove Skelly are interred at The Abbey Mausoleum.
Costume Contest Categories
Rose Hill Resident Haunter: Dress as someone who now resides in the Mausoleum or on the grounds
It’s Deco, Darlin’: Dress for the period 20s – 40s
Most Original: Show off your creativity and dress as anything you’d like
Prizes will be awarded to the winner in each category!
Don’t want to dress up? That’s okay too. You’re still welcome to join us for the fun!
You are also invited to purchase tickets to a special VIP pre-event tour (5:30-6:30) with hostess Lola Palazzo and Tours Coordinator Ellen Stanley, who will share with us the history of the building and some stories of the “inhabitants.”
Not yet a TFA Member? Join today to support our mission-driven work! BECOME A MEMBER. Membership is no longer required to attend this event, but your support is greatly appreciated!
COVID -19 SAFETY: Due to high COVID case numbers in the Tulsa area, proof of vaccination (dated at least two weeks from last injection) or a negative lab-based PCR or Antigen test with results dated no more than 48 hours before the event are REQUIRED to attend. The name on your vaccine card or lab-based test must match your photo ID. Home tests will not be accepted. Please plan to present documentation at check in. Since this is a matter of public health no exceptions will be granted. If you do not have documentation you will be turned away and refunds will not be issued. In accordance with current CDC guidelines, masks made of a solid material that fully cover both the nose and mouth will also be REQUIRED while inside the Mausoleum. Masks will not be required when outdoors on Rose Hill Memorial Park grounds.
Many Thanks to our Community Partners and Sponsors for helping to make this event possible:
George Kaiser Family Foundation
Ted Reeds Architecture, LLC
The McIntosh Group
One Property Management