Hive bee-ing spooky

Halloween came to the Hive in Queanbeyan last Thursday night with scary visitors mingling under a ghostly Hills Hoist. Those who were brave enough to venture in were entertained by several performers, and fed with free pizza.

Hivemeister Simon Ferguson busts out a self-penned tune during Halloween at the Hive.

Hivemeister Simon Ferguson busts out a self-penned tune during Halloween at the Hive.

Blacked out: (L-R) Mina Reis, Erik Reis, Sean Ness, Marcel Falvey, Joanne Falvey and Astrid Reis enjoy the night out.

Blacked out: (L-R) Mina Reis, Erik Reis, Sean Ness, Marcel Falvey, Joanne Falvey and Astrid Reis enjoy the night out.

For some reason Queen of Hearts Laura Shelley and Lego Man Jason Johnson stood out in the crowd. Seven-year-old Beth Johnson chose more traditional attire. Photos, Phil Mayne.

For some reason Queen of Hearts Laura Shelley and Lego Man Jason Johnson stood out in the crowd. Seven-year-old Beth Johnson chose more traditional attire. Photos, Phil Mayne.

Erin Smith goes to work on son Marcel, 7, at the Hive's popular Halloween event.

Erin Smith goes to work on son Marcel, 7, at the Hive's popular Halloween event.

Jodi De Ligt and husband Robert, from Forbes Creek near Hoskinstown, enjoy the night (and pizza) with son Arie, 6, and daughter Oenone, 8.

Jodi De Ligt and husband Robert, from Forbes Creek near Hoskinstown, enjoy the night (and pizza) with son Arie, 6, and daughter Oenone, 8.

Family affair: (L-R) Mirsad Ramic, Spiderman Elliot Almasi, spooky princess Chiara de Novellis, Dragica Nesic, Mirjana Ramic and Mirela Ramic.

Family affair: (L-R) Mirsad Ramic, Spiderman Elliot Almasi, spooky princess Chiara de Novellis, Dragica Nesic, Mirjana Ramic and Mirela Ramic.