MAKE IT A VERY BRITISH HALL-WHO-WEEN AT GRAPEVINE'S BRITISH EMPORIUM OCTOBER 28

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Sheela Kadam, 817-300-6292 (cell)
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ANNUAL DOCTOR WHO DAY WILL MAKE IT A VERY BRITISH HALL-WHO-WEEN AT GRAPEVINE'S BRITISH EMPORIUM OCTOBER 28

GRAPEVINE, TEXAS (October 2012): Calling all Doctor Who Fans! Don't miss Doctor Who Day at The British Emporium, 140 N. Main St, Grapevine, on Sunday October 28 from noon - 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

You never forget your first Doctor! Viewers & cosplayers of cult British science fiction show Doctor Who are invited to meet and mingle and dress as their favorite character.

Events include a Doctor Who quiz, a costume competition at 2 p.m., complimentary Time Lord's Tea, English biscuits and treats. While at The British Emporium, find collectibles, posters and of course Doctor Who's much-beloved confections - Jelly Babies.

Doctor Who is a British science fiction television program produced by the BBC which first aired on British television on November 23, 1963. It depicts the adventures of a mysterious alien time-traveler known as the Doctor who travels in his space and time-ship, the TARDIS, which appears from the exterior to be a blue 1950s police box (phone booth). The Doctor and his companions explore time and space, solve problems and face adversaries such as monsters and daleks.

According to Sheela Kadam, "this award winning inspirational show is one of the longest-running sci-fi programs in the world and a significant part of British popular culture. Next year marks the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who. We're delighted to provide a venue for Doctor Who cosplayers just in time for Halloween. They put an incredible amount of work and effort into their costumes and props - look out for some great photo opportunities!"

For 20 years, The British Emporium has provided British groceries & gifts and hosted community-related events such as royal celebrations, carshows and meet-and-greets with VIP visitors from Great Britain. Owned by Sheela Kadam, the store is a popular meeting point for expat Brits and Anglophiles alike.


The British Emporium
British Groceries & Gifts (Est. 1992)
140 North Main Street
Grapevine TX 76051
817 421 2311
www.british-emporium.com