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Flaming Cactus Takes Over Hudson Square - Art Made From Plastic Zip Ties

Flaming Cactus flyer
Flaming Cactus flyer via AGBC on Flickr
Flaming Cactus flyer A Flaming Cactus being installed
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You’ve seen them before on Governor’s Island and Astor Place, now Flaming Cactus has taken over Hudson Square!

The zip-tie art was recently installed along Spring Street and tonight, the Hudson Square BID will hold a “Cactus Lighting” party! The lampposts wrapped in plastic ties will be lit from 5:30pm to 7:30pm in the plaza next to Trump SoHo, and the night will feature music from the lovable Xylopholks, hot cider from Quattro Gastronomia Italiana and a toy drive where you can donate up to toys and enter a raffle to win a stay-cation at Trump SoHo.

The Hudson Square Connection will host a raffle with a grand prize for a “stay-cation” at the Trump SoHo. The “stay-cation” package includes a one night weekend stay for the winner and one guest in a King size deluxe guest room and a 45 minute Turkish Hamman experience.

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011
Rain Date: Wednesday the 7th
5:30- 7:30 pm
Urban Plaza at Spring Street between 6th Ave and Varick Street
Live Music and Refreshments


- Hudson Square Connection

And, if you haven’t yet met the Xylopholks, here they are in all their goofy glory:

Previously on AGBC:

Flaming Cactus – photos from this Summer’s installation

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