2016 Skeleton Antics

Day 23, 2016 – Ciao!

November 1st, 2016

Ciao !! The bags are packed and the Skeleton crew are travelling to Washington  – with only 6 days left until the US Presidential Election, There is still time for skeletons to come out of the closet for nominees. WE DID IT!  Today celebrates day 23 and  55  skeleton displays with NO REPEATS! Over the […]

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Day 22, 2016 – Bone Appetit!

October 31st, 2016

Happy Halloween !! It’s time to celebrate 22 days of rib tickling fun & adventures. The skeletons made reservations at a small fine dining establishment. Bone Appetit !! The table is set, the wine has been chilled,  spiders and eyeballs for appetizers. The waiter is bringing in the first round of the skeletons favourite beer. […]

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Day 21, 2016 – What’s for Breakfast??

October 30th, 2016

What a thrill this morning – the Skeletons were interviewed on CBC Radio “Fresh Air”. Check out CBC Fresh Air Facebook’s Page. And to listen to the interview Click Here. The fleshless five weren’t “rattled” by the interview, but MY bones were shaking! To everyone who has liked us on Facebook & checked out the […]

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Day 20, 2016 – Dangling by a Thread

October 30th, 2016

Awoke this morning to find the skeletons  hanging precariously  over the spider’s web.   The spiders patiently wait for the skeletons to lose their grip. Can Grimm, Reaper & Scowly pull their friends up higher out of harm’s way. HELP !   I can’t hang on ! Will the skeletons be captured by the spiders….  Stay […]

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Day 19 – Caught in the Web!

October 29th, 2016

Strike Negotiations went late into last night to limit the skeletons to a one day walkout. Mother Nature agreed to bring back the sunshine…but wouldn’t agree to new raincoats, or Tim Horton’s coffee. Knowing the skeletons greatest weakness she brought in her secret weapon to get the skeletons on the move. Spiders  !   Yikes! Will […]

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Day 18, 2016 – On Strike!

October 28th, 2016

Even though the Skeleton cheerleaders were excited about the Raptors first win of the regular season last night… The weather this morning  dampened their “spirits”. No Bones about it the Skeletons are “taking a stand” about working in this inclement weather… They refuse to work, staging what we hope is only a one day walkout. […]

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Day 17 – It’s Game Time

October 27th, 2016

Raptors Regular Season begins today against the Detroit Pistons. The skeleton cheerleaders showed their team spirit! Go Raptors!!    Trick relieved he is on solid ground So close to a 6 Skeleton pyramid this morning with Trick (not in photo),  balancing on the very top  shoulders, but he had to jump off before the picture was […]

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Day 16, 2016 – It’s Time for a Parade

October 26th, 2016

The skeletons always willing to volunteer to support their community staged their own pumpkin parade today to help advertise: Stratford’s  6th Annual Pumpkin Parade November 1st  5-9pm– at the Bandshell. And now you can help publicize this amazing, fun, community event – by forwarding this email to friends, posting on Facebook or a social media of […]

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Day 15, 2016 – Hang On…..

October 25th, 2016

The skeletons thirst for adventure continues with ziplining…commonly referred to by skeletons as the “death slide”. “Or” was the first “Test Skeleton”  to check the rope  & Pumpkin jumped on for the ride of his life. Help!!…. I’m slipping…. Its only cats that  have 9 lives!! Skin-Ann, & Trick – anxiously await their turn. Trick […]

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Day 14, 2016 – Riding the Waves

October 23rd, 2016

We have added a “Cast of Characters” to the skeletons daily blog.  So check out the details on your favourite set of bones. “Like” the skeletons on your Facebook page or favourite social media.  Comments are welcomed! ——————————– On this beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon the skeleton gang were dying to make one last splash before […]

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Find the skeletons in action

You can visit the sketons each October on Vivian Line in Stratford. Watch for the signs.