Halloween is my favourite holiday. My township has a reputation for Halloween because of this one artist's vision.
I’ve been working around the clock on projects during COVID-19, essentially switching to a full-time content creator. This is one of the projects I'm very excited to share with you.
It's really something unique.
My community rests on a particular stretch of two converging rivers in Ontario that have carved stunning landscapes and especially photo-worthy during the autumn season.
This area has been a magnet for incredible artists, like Tim Murton
Over a decade ago, Tim Murton, started a Halloween tradition he called Twilight Zoo that is now in its eighteen-year.
Monster Month, as it's called now, hosts multiple events (more pre-covid) through October and has transitioned to the hands of local non-profit, Sensational Elora.
What began with four ghouls has grown into a swath of over eighty monsters that now invade the village of Elora every October, thanks to Tim Murton and the tireless work of Kirk McElwain.
(WATCH) MonsterMentary: A Monster Month Documentary Preview
WATCH FULL DOCUMENTARY HERE
In the spirit of Halloween and the new restrictions under COVID, I wanted to help share the story of the monsters, the people who make it happen and the journey of Monster Month.
It is a thirty-minute behind the scenes look at Monster Month that will air online at MonsterMonth.ca and locally on YourTV Cogeco.
Here are a few images from filming and production:
Make sure and tune-in and watch here: MonsterMonth.ca
Please consider making a small contribution to support the future of Monster Month. It’s organized by a very small team of volunteers from Sensational Elora, a non-profit organization that does great work all year long.