December 9th, 2017

The Night Zoo is a radically inclusive collaborative project between the members of Twisted Heart Puppetworks, Mission Vista High School, Dark Horse Performing Arts Foundation and Vista Art Foundation in an effort to develop a full-scale puppetry program at Mission Vista High School.

Come and visit the Night Zoo, where creatures of your dreams and fantasy come alive in a puppet masterpiece designed by the students of Mission Vista High School Performing Arts program and Twisted Heart Puppetworks. Here your eyes will feast on colorful birds, baby dragons that just hatched, while larger animals are parading and interacting with you. Enter the “Poison Garden” where a plethora of various sized plants and mushrooms that peak the morbid curiosity. Some of these specimens even emit smoke or steam to increase their deadly perception. Come out and visit the “Night Zoo!”


Ticket info to be announced

More Events will be announced! 

February 17, 2018

May 5, 2018

2018 Events

Don't miss Twisted Heart Puppetworks one and only Krampus Kristmas Cabaret event which will be a mischievous - filled evening, filled with Krampus and his consorts! This years event will be held on December 9th at the Palomar Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Vista.  


The Krampus Kristmas Cabaret is a family event with Krampus making stations, local artist showcasing Krampus inspired art and a poetry contest. So come on out for a night of laughs, art, poetry and merriment.


This is sure to be a great night so mark your calendars and celebrate the LORD OF YULE with Twisted Heart Puppetworks!

​Mark your calendars for May 5th 2018 to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Diamond Valley Tamale Festival!! This is one of our foundations BIGGEST fundraiser.

The Diamond Valley Tamale Festival will host the Diamond Valley Classic Car & Motorcycle Show that will have over 90 classic cars and motorcycles. There will also be over 70 vendors selling various homemade to direct sales product and food vendors selling from handmade pizzas, smoothies, deep fried ice cream, tacos, burgers, gourmet hot dogs, a beer garden serving craft beers from local So. Cal Breweries, and margaritas. Did we forget to mention vendors selling TAMALES!!

So come out on May 5th and Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the 2018 Diamond Valley Tamale Festival


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