After 21 years, Elvira performed her final live show at Knott’s Berry Farm in 2017. theFUNnelCakeBlog was there for the LAST performance of the season.
A packed house in the 2,100 seat Charles M. Schulz theatre stood and cheered after the opening number, which Elvira followed with a huge "thank you" to her fans and the crew that have supported her over the years. After the show, Elvira returned to the to say the final goodbye to those that stuck around!
Elvira was a STAPLE of Knott's Scary Farm, and the event just has not been the same without her. Please enjoy this video of Elvira's CLOSING and OPENING night performances of "Elvira: Mistress of the Dark" which ran during the 45 Anniversary Season in 2017.
NOTE: The video quality may fluctuate a bit, as we spliced together clips from different cameras/phones... plus it was filmed 4 years ago, prior to us posting on YouTube. WE HOPE YOU ENJOY!
Show Description Provided by Knott's Scary Farm:
Returning for the last and final year at Knott’s Scary Farm, Elvira is back with a bang, in a brand new spectacular farewell show, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. The exclusive performance will pay homage to the Queen of Halloween’s celebrated comedy-horror film, complete with musical numbers, dance and humor. Knott’s Scary Farm will be the exclusive home of Elvira for her final performance this Halloween season.
The most haunting Halloween event in Southern California, Knott's Scary Farm, returns tonight with unimaginable scares and innovative thrills for its 45th season. The fully transformed park will feature 13 uniquely haunted mazes and attractions, including the return of Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, for her last performance as she bids farewell to the Scary Farm crowds with an all-new show.