Let's Get Spooky, IUP! Celebrate Halloween All Week with STATIC

Posted on 10/23/20 4:19 PM

Check out these awesome Halloween events, sponsored by STATIC, for the week of October 25 through 31!

Fall Fest: Craft Tutorials and Pumpkin Carving Contest (Virtual)

Fall Fest 2020Trees are changing colors and dropping their leaves. The wind has a chilly bite. Halloween is just around the corner. IUP students have donned their sweaters, Ugg boots, and pumpkin-spice lattes. Yep, it's that time of year: Fall!

Join STATIC on Sunday, October 25, to celebrate the season at its annual Fall Fest. The event will virtually take place between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. via Zoom. Follow this link to join the event. STATIC will offer fall-themed craft tutorials and an awesome pumpkin carving contest.

All 50 preassembled craft kits have been claimed. However, check out the STATIC website to download your own shopping list and instructions for each craft at the event.

Also, remember to snap a picture of your best carved pumpkin and send it to STATIC's Instagram for the Pumpkin Carving Contest, with voting occurring throughout the week.

Netflix Watch Party: Insidious (Virtual)

NWP InsidiousOn Monday, October 26, STATIC kicks off its Halloween week of events by hosting a Netflix Watch Party featuring Insidious. Event begins at 8:00 p.m.

In Insidious, “a family searches for help for their son, Dalton, who fell into a coma after a mysterious incident in the attic. Little do they know that there is much more to this endless sleep than meets the eye as they explore the paranormal and rediscover the past, which is the key to getting their son back once and for all.”

Watch via Google Chrome's Netflix Watch Party extension. Must have a Netflix account, but you can sign up for a free 30-day trial.

STATIC will ask some spooky Insidious trivia, with the winner taking home some amazing prizes.

Netflix & Chill: Invisible Man (Virtual)

NC Invisible ManSTATIC continues its Halloween Week of programming on Tuesday, October 27, as we host a virtual Netflix & Chill movie night featuring Invisible Man. Event begins at 8:00 p.m.

In Invisible Man, “after staging his own suicide, a crazed scientist uses his power to become invisible to stalk and terrorize his ex-girlfriend (Elisabeth Moss). When the police refuse to believe her story, she decides to take matters into her own hands and fight back.”

Watch via Swank Motion Pictures' Online Portal:

  • If you are physically on campus or living in IUP housing, all you need to do is follow this link, also advertised on STATIC's social media pages.

  • If your device is not connected to the IUP network (IUP wireless or connected to an on-campus network jack), you will be redirected to the Keystone Library Network username/password page. You will click on the IUP Crimson Hawk to be prompted to enter your IUP Web Single Sign-on login credentials. Once completed, the film will successfully launch.

Netflix & Chill: It (Virtual)

NC IT virtualSTATIC continues its Halloween Week of programming on Wednesday, October 28, as we host a virtual Netflix & Chill movie night featuring It (2017). Event begins at 8:00 p.m.

In It (2017), “seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare—an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer every 27 years to prey on the town's children. Banding together over the course of one horrifying summer, the friends must overcome their own personal fears to battle the murderous, bloodthirsty clown known as Pennywise.”

Watch via Swank Motion Pictures' Online Portal:

  • If you are physically on campus or living in IUP housing, all you need to do is follow this link, also advertised on STATIC's social media pages.

  • If your device is not connected to the IUP network (IUP wireless or connected to an on-campus network jack), you will be redirected to the Keystone Library Network username/password page. You will click on the IUP Crimson Hawk to be prompted to enter your IUP Web Single Sign-on login credentials. Once completed, the film will successfully launch.

Netflix & Chill: It 2 (Virtual)

NC IT 2 virtualSTATIC continues its Halloween Week of programming on Thursday, October 29, as we host a virtual Netflix & Chill movie night featuring It 2 (2019). Event begins at 8:00 p.m.

In It 2 (2019), “defeated by members of the Losers' Club, the evil clown Pennywise returns 27 years later to terrorize the town of Derry, Maine, once again. Now adults, the childhood friends have long since gone their separate ways. But when people start disappearing, Mike Hanlon calls the others home for one final stand. Damaged by scars from the past, the united Losers must conquer their deepest fears to destroy the shape-shifting Pennywise—now more powerful than ever.”

Watch via Swank Motion Pictures' Online Portal:

  • If you are physically on campus or living in IUP housing, all you need to do is follow this link, also advertised on STATIC's social media pages.

  • If your device is not connected to the IUP network (IUP wireless or connected to an on-campus network jack), you will be redirected to the Keystone Library Network username/password page. You will click on the IUP Crimson Hawk to be prompted to enter your IUP Web Single Sign-on login credentials. Once completed, the film will successfully launch.

Halloween DJ Dance Party with DJ QRX (Virtual)

halloween dj dance party virtual with qrx logoIt's a Monster Mash!

STATIC closes out its Halloween Week of programming on Friday, October 30, as we host a virtual Halloween DJ Dance Party featuring IUP's own DJ QRX via Twitch. The fun begins at 8:00 p.m.

Hang out with some friends (virtually or in-person, as long as you're acting safely and responsibly), wear your favorite costume, and turn up the volume for a high-energy performance from one of STATIC's favorite DJs, IUP's own DJ QRX, playing a non-stop string of new and classic bops all night long.

No preregistration required—free! Follow STATIC on Twitch to join in the fun.

For more information, check out the STATIC website, Twitter page, or Instagram page.