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WIN FREE TICKETS: The Spike & Mike's Sick & Twisted Animation Festival returns to the Magic Bag for its 22nd year

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The 22nd Anniversary!!!


Featuring 17 brand new animated shorts


Friday, January 2 and Saturday, January 3 : Doors 8pm – Film 9:30pm - $7 adv.


Science fiction spoofs highlight this year's Spike and Mike Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation at the Magic Bag.

This annual collection of the world's most bizarre and acclaimed animated shorts has been a Magic Bag tradition since 1992.


This year's show features over 20 short films, with premiers and favorites from the past


Among this year's premiers:


Red Shirt Dream - A hilarious spoof of the Star Trek series


Peck Pocketed – The story of a bird in search of a new nest


Maid Of The Dead – Epic zombie Claymation from Japan


Don't Fear Death – Lots of hilarious reasons why you should not to fear death


Caterpillar – Who has it better? Humans or caterpillars?


Aladdumb -  Wild spoof of the Aladdin character doing all the things he shouldn't do


The Magic Bag has been hosting the Sick and Twisted Festival since 1992, taking credit for unleashing Beavis and Butthead for the first time to unsuspecting Detroit-area audiences. Other festivals were highlighted by premiers of "The Spirit of Christmas" and "Frosty", early works by South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker. In recent years, the Festival has introduced new episodes of Happy Tree Friends, cutesy animals whose antics lead to often unspeakable violence.


Spike Decker and Mike Gribble have been producing and showcasing new animation for almost three decades, a pretty bit feat when you consider that Mike has been dead for nearly 20 years. The Sick and Twisted Festival plays to sold out houses regularly throughout North America.


Spike and Mike's Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation screens Friday, January 2 and Saturday, January 3 Tickets are only $7 in advance.

All shows 18 and over only. The Magic Bag is located at 22918 Woodward, Ferndale. for more information.




Magic Bag

22920 Woodward Ave.

Ferndale, MI 48220

Event Hotline: 248-544-3030