M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway of Curiosities and Delights has been traveling the dusty roads of America’s great carnival past. Conjuring up memories of the traveling circus and images of America’s small towns, transformed by the arrival of the carnival. M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway of Curiosities and Delights is proud to have completed its 2009 tour, traveling from San Francisco CA, to Austin TX and back. With its first ever appearance at “Art Outside 2009” in Austin TX, and the “Treasure Island Music Festival” in San Francisco. If ever the dream of being a carny were to be realized, we have certainly attempted. M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway of Curiosities and Delights is a full scale 5 game carnival midway.
M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway will bring to you: “Solvo Fervens Cani”, the human powered target shooting booth. “The Great Airship Race” , take your aim, fill up your basket and watch you airship fly the skies. “Bucksome Betty’s” Enter our burlesque tent, and watch these sexy ladies dance. Don’t be afraid, Madame “Roadkill” takes good care of her ladies and loves her patrons. “Last Call” you don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here. Step up and master the game you never mastered. “Put a lid on it” Enjoy the comfort of M.T. Pockets VIP lounge. Enjoy wearing a fine hat? Nows your chance to master the skill of flipping your lid. Are you in the need for a little life advice? Our very own fortune teller booth and one of our fine mystic’s would be happy to offer you just the advice your looking for. Win a game and get your prize. We have custom hand made prizes and a gallery of fine works of art. “Your a Winner” Please step over to our “Midway Bazaar and our fine Mrs Jessy Brown will be happy to make you a winner.
M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway of Curiosities and Delights takes its inspiration from the traveling carnivals of the late 1920’s and early 1930’s. With five custom designed and fabricated carnival game tents, a 24-foot tall center pole, a kalaiapi, a fortune tellers booth, and its very own “Midway Bazaar”, M.T. Pocket’s Traveling Midway of Curiosities and Delights provides 360 degrees of entertainment and enlightenment. “It’s cheap to play and free to look”.
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