Like films such as Nosferatu? Check out Projektfest ’10. Image: Public Domain Image, Wikimedia Commons.

Projektfest is an all-ages goth cabaret taking place primarily at Philadelphia’s Trocadero Theatre. Centered around music, the festival includes vendors and carnival acts as well as think dancing, tattoos, sword-swallowing and fans of the vampire.

On Saturday, visitors are invited to Dracula’s Ball at Shampoo, a local club noted for pulling off extreme theme events.

Projektfest musical guests include: Nicki Jaine, The Twilight Garden, DJ Annabel Evil and local favorite Voltaire.

Digital Ferret will also host a free event at 2 p.m. on July 31. Platform One will appear, performing New York’s finest synthpop/steampunk music.

The crowd will likely range from teenage Twilight fanatics to more macabre professionals as well as general steampunk and alternative culture enthusiasts.

For complete directions and information, check out Projektfest ‘10’s Web site.

Cost: $10.00

All ages permitted.

Must be 21 or over to drink

Technology Philadelphia’s All-Ages Goth Cabaret: Projektfest ’10 and Dracula’s Ball, July 30-31, 2010