Halloween Events in London
We love celebrating Halloween so much! So to mark our excitement we've put together our pick of the best Halloween parties in London, combining all the London listings to provide you with one, spooktacular range of Halloween events. You could end up at the best fancy dress party in London, you could end up in one of the capital's most banging of nightclubs, but one thing's for sure, it's going OFF this Halloween in London 2014.
Twisted Circus Halloween Party
@ IndigO2, Friday 31 October 2014
Nothing can prepare you for the night of shocks and thrills that awaits you at the IndigO2 this Halloween. Evil clowns and terrifying zombies lurk in the shadows, while weird and wonderful circus acts showcase their bizarre talents right before your eyes. The only thing that isn’t scary is the soundtrack, which comes courtesy of a World Class line up of DJs.
INDEEDY MUSICAL BINGO: HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR
@ Shoreditch Town Hall, Friday 31 October 2014
Cracking their chortle laden antics up a notch this spooky season in the city, Indeedy Musical Bingo host their most rambunctious romp yet as guests prepare for one almighty ghoul orientated gala. From their infamous bingo and a haunted bar, to a fancy dress competition and a Thriller Dance by the Indeedy Granny Pack, prepare for brilliant creeps and beats at this spooktacular special.
THE ANNUAL VOODOO HALLOWEEN BALL – SATURDAY 1ST NOVEMBER 2014
@ Revolution Bar America Square, Saturday 1 November 2014
It's atmospheric, it's annual, and it will have you frightened right out of your skin. Boasting two rooms of blood curdling romps and roaring mischief this Halloween, The Annual Voodoo Halloween Ball is a damned night of dancing to remember. From a VIP dungeon room to ghastly get-ups, tickets for this Revolution Bar freak fest are now up for grabs.
Halloween UV: Zombie Apocalypse Bunker
@ Bounce, Friday 31 October 2014
'Scientists have revealed that magnified UV rays repel the Zombie species'. As Bounce unveil the most pivotal news to break in zombie history, will you be there to celebrate their Halloween findings? As their basement bunker transforms into a plot of iridescence, Bounce present one of the most unique Halloween bashes in the city as ping pong balls, sweet beats and party patrons battle the zombie hoards.
South West Psychopaths
@ Lost & Co, Friday 31 October 2014
Get psycho-ed up for Lost & Co's politically incorrect Halloween hullabaloo. Choose your favourite (if that's the right word) historical psychopath from Jack the Ripper to Charles Manson, and tog yourself up in their stylish threads. If you're feeling particularly petrifying, come dressed up as a murder victim of your choice. Entry is free and there are £5 cocktails from 5pm-7pm. The haunting lasts from about 5pm to 2am, with DJs playing 9pm-2pm.
Casus Circus Present Knee Deep
@ Aeronaut, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
Experience an evening of astounding and touching aerial acrobatics that will have you gasping in awe. Acclaimed circus group Casus will be performing their premier work Knee Deep on Halloween weekend, providing sensory and emotive thrills rather than crude frights.Tickets are £15 advance and the show lasts from 8 -9pm. Stick around after the show for live performances, DJ sets, tin-can bowling and of course, some creepily themed cocktails. Prizes for the scariest dressed!
Dead Rockstars Halloween Party
@ Modern Love, Friday 31 October 2014
Sallying and screaming your way down to Shoreditch this Halloween? Don your finest in blood smothered, rock star regalia as Modern Love Bar bring those dead riff bringers back to life. Boasting DJ sets from The Temper Trap and Hounds alike, alongside face painters, free Big Apple hot dogs, pickle backs, cocktails and more, it's time for those rock star heathens to roam the earth once more.
Camden Halloween Crawl
@ Camden Pub Crawl, Friday 31 October 2014
Take in five of London's spookiest Halloween parties on the same night at this Camden bar crawl! You'll pick up free shots and fiendishly good drink discounts along the way, as well as free face paint and VIP entry to all the venues involved. You'll round the evening off at the KOKO Halloween Ball, and don't forget there's prizes for the sexiest, scariest and most original costumes, so make sure you go all out.
The Pit and the Pendulum
@ Forge, Friday 31 October 2014
Choosing one of Edgar Allen Poe's most petrifying tales as inspiration, Forge are putting on a night of terror and torture. Unlike the guy in the story, this is a dungeon you'll be very happy spending an evening in! Entry is free and the event lasts from 15:00 - 03:00.
Sintillate Halloween Party
@ DNA London, Friday 31 October 2014
Are you ready to sin? Pick which of the seven suckers you'd like to be (or choose something else completely!) and get yourself down to DNA for their sickening Halloween spook-fest. With Riccardo Titone (aka Richie Tune) set to smash a set all night long with percussion from Jamie Walker this will definitely be one huge haunter of a night!
Jack and Penny invite you to their soirée from hell
@ Lost Angel, Friday 31 October 2014
Whoever Jack and Penny are they definitely aren't a twosome you want to have round for tea. They'd probably combust the teapot, bewitch the mugs into horrible flying creatures and possess your Auntie, before leaving in a puff of smoke. Turn yourself over to the dark side and accept their invitation to spend the most sinister of night's with them; who knows what surprises they may have in store for you? Tickets are £8 after 8pm and the terror last 7pm-3am.
Dia De Los Muertos
@ Lost Angel, Saturday 1 November 2014
Where do all fallen angels go to reek havoc on Halloween? To Lost Angel of course! The delicate opulence of Lost Angel's Victorian interior turns sinister on this most dastardly of dark nights, Dia del los Muertos. On this fine evening, undead spirits come out in garish dress to steal your soul! Only the lurid, the face-painted and the flower garland-ed may enjoy the pleasure of this sinful experience. The horror lasts 7pm-3am. Tickets: Free before 8.30pm, £8 before 10pm, and £10 after.
1 Big Night Out Shoreditch Ghostbusters Pub Crawl
@ Translate Bar, Friday 31 October 2014 and 2 other dates
Is there somethin’ strange in your neighbourhood? Who ya gonna call? That’s right guys, you gonna need to call 1 Big Night Out Shoreditch Pub Crawl Ghostbusters, cos they ain’t afraid o’ no ghost!! Serious partying awaits!
Dead Famous Halloween Party
@ Carwash, Saturday 1 November 2014
They may boast one of the best retro shindigs in town, but Carwash are taking things to a creepy new high this Halloween as they present their Dead Famous endeavour. Dress up like your favourites famous gone but not forgotten celeb, top it with gore galore, and head on down to Camden Town for gothic horrors, heaving dancefloors, bold beats, break dancers, circus performers and more.
Pukka Up goes Deep and Dark Halloween Boat Party
@ Tower Millennium Pier, Saturday 1 November 2014
Two floors of chilling, deep and dark house music aboard one of London’s most exclusive party boats. Sounds alright, doesn’t it? This Pukka Up special brings big name acts like Bodyrox and Felon together during the course of a relentless three-hour set, before heading back to dry land for an exclusive performance from the multi-award winning Cristian Varela at the after-party.
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS / Halloween Weekender
@ Barrio East, Friday 31 October 2014
Join Barrio for a barrage of Brazilian basslines this Halloween as they present a heaving, weekend hootenanny. Celebrating all things Day of the Dead, lace your gullets in tequila, douse your barnet in fake flowers and crack on with the cocktails all weekend long. Looking for a Day of the Dead dally a little closer to home? Try parties at both Barrio Central and Barrio North.
@ McQueen, Saturday 1 November 2014
With their global penchant for partying and heralded DJs, it's no surprise to see Hed Kandi host such a Halloween romp. Taking to McQueen this November 1st, Hallow Kandi will not only see some of London's glitziest patrons in the finest blood smothered garms, there's top notch music from the likes of Glen Horsborough and more.
I Saw Mummy Kissing Pennywise
@ The Strongroom Bar & Restaurant, Friday 31 October 2014
Prepare to have your most troubling childhood fears tantalised! Strongroom Bar & Kitchen will be choc-a-bloc with the scariest clowns imaginable this Halloween. If that isn't enough to send you running for the hills, there will be a hideous selection of creatures popping out of dark corners. This is a party after all, and rest assured you'll be jumping out of your skin in the best way possible. Helping the good vibes along is Bikini Beach Band, Astonishing Sounds and Decade Jockeys. Entry is free and the horror lasts 6pm - 2am.
Wasteland: The Survivor's Party
@ The Book Club, Thursday 30 October 2014
Transforming into an apocalyptic wasteland this Halloween in the city, The Book Club will be bringing the end of the world alive in their smashing survivors story shindig. From installations and toxic-waste cocktails, to body modification experts transforming those willing into cyborgs and horrific tracks, the end of the world has never looked so appealing.
Pop Up Screens: Poltergeist
@ The 20th Century Theatre, Friday 31 October 2014
Envelope yourself in an extra-sensory night of cinematic horror for Halloween. Pop Up Screens are taking over the grandiose 20th Century Theatre in Notting Hill to provide an evening of chills, thrills and downright frights. Playing the classic horror flick Poltergeist, this is a night sure to get your heart beating! Tickets are £20.
Hell Hath No Fury: Halloween Party
@ Paradise By Way of Kensal Green, Friday 31 October 2014
Sup your way through the afterlife this Halloween in London as Paradise by Way of Kensal Green goes down beneath the dirt for the ultimate in undead bashes. Free entry for those toting fancy dress, not only does Hell Hath No Fury boast hair raising beats from DJs Sam Young and Asad Naqvi, there's coffin shaped photobooths, hanging heads and blood punch to tuck in to from 8-9pm.
Halloween Pub Crawl
@ The Original Shoreditch Pub Crawl, Saturday 1 November 2014
Get freaky this Halloween with the spooky Shoreditch Pub Crawl special. 5 bars, free entry, free shots and some hilariously haunting outfits. Need we say more? Tickets are only £18 if you pre-order so get trawling the terrifying streets of London this Halloween as the pub crawl takes you to Floripa, Cargo, Roadtrip and beyond!
HUGE Halloween Zombie Bar Crawl!
@ 1 Big Night Out Pub Crawl, Thursday 30 October 2014 and 2 other dates
Mutate and migrate your way through the city this Halloween as Big Night Out Pub Crawl present their most blood curdling romp through the city yet. Join the hordes of undead that will be making their way through the city as you drink your way past severed limbs and gooey torso's at just £20 a ticket including 4 free drinks and entry into 5 bustling London venues.
@ Belushis Covent Garden, Friday 31 October 2014
Pay tribute to your favourite Rock 'n' Roll legends Kurt Cobaine, Jimi Hendrix or Freddie Mercury at this Belushi's Dead Rockstars Halloween event. Come dressed and they'll do the rest with freaky face paint on hand and candy skull tattoos ready to be transferred. This is set to be an evening of haunting faces and ghostly figures. Rockin' tunes will roll out into the evening so get your air guitar ready for some serious jammin'.
Halloween Pub Crawl
@ West End Gone Wild, Friday 31 October 2014
Welcome to the West End gone wild. Savage the streets of London with this Halloween bar crawl taking you to the dingy depths of some of London's top nightlife destinations: Piccadilly Institute, Bar Soho, Cafe de Paris, Verve, Ruby Blue and Zoo Bar. Get blooded up, whiten that face and don whatever spook-tastic outfit you like. Get ready for some Halloween thrills and frights on this boozy bender where free shots, entrance to clubs and special drink discounts run all night long.
Little Shop of Horrors
@ The Gable, Friday 31 October 2014
Bask in bold beats, Halloween freaks and vintage treats this October 31st as The Gable present their Little Shop of Horrors. While a face painter will be on hand to suitably ghoul you up, dapper drinks and undead party patrons will be doing the rounds in a destination where ghastly gals and ghoulish guys will be roaming the room.
Day of the Dead
@ House of Wolf, Friday 31 October 2014
When you think of Halloween do you think of the swirling cloaks of witches in the freezing midnight wind? Or perhaps the ghostly breath of ghouls rattling through bleak, abandoned houses? Well think again! Because Mexico has far more vibrant ideas for this most wizard of festivities. Laden yourself with flower crowns and dance down to Day of the Dead at House of Wolf. You can jive to the live Mariachi band, sip Margaritas and get unsuitably merry for just £10.
1 Big Night Halloween Zombie Bus Party
@ Zoo Bar, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
This Halloween, don't just go to one Halloween party, go to FOUR! ON A GOD DAMN PARTY BUS!
Join this Zombie Halloween special, cruising around London's party clubs on your own bus and with a party crowd! Tickets cost £30 and get you free entry into 4 bars, free drinks and shots, great drinks deals across all the venues, as well as a free zombie makeover.
Pop Up Screens: Friday The 13TH
@ The 20th Century Theatre, Thursday 30 October 2014
Throw yourself into a night of cinematic chills and filmic fear at Pop Up Screen's evening of horror! Playing the classic screamer Friday The 13th in the most dramatic of venues 20th Century Theatre, this is sure to be an intensely atmospheric experience of trepidation and terror. Tickets are £20.
The Candlelight Club's Halloween Spooktacular
@ Secret London Location, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
A dated and dapper vintage inspired romp, The Candlelight Club take to more ghoulish proceedings this October in London as 'ghostly flappers, spiderwomen, devils and imps, glamorous vampresses, dapper wizards and coquettish witches' take to the dancefloor for an evening of lush live jazz, enigmatic and eerie cocktails, cool cats and more.
Halloween Boat Party
@ Canal Boat Party, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
Experience a haunting Halloween with a difference on this spooky Canal boat ride. This 2 & a half hour long canal cruise will see you take to London's old waterways and tunnels in the dark! Dress up for the occasion, bring your own booze and get ready for a frightening party. There's even an ipod speaker to pump out your favourite Halloween tracks!
Nude Noir presents "HALLOWEEN BAL NOIR" Vol.3
@ The Gore Hotel, Friday 31 October 2014
Erotic revelry and enticing entertainment, Nude Noir are taking Halloween to a totally sensual level this October 31st in London as they present their Bal Noir. A night for wanton activities and avant garde antics, Nude Noir are keeping things strictly luxe this Halloween as their lush bash presents some of the finest, most unique partying in the city.
Day of The Dead
@ Casa Negra, Saturday 1 November 2014
Bold, brazen and blood curdling with DJ B.Traits in tow, join Casa Negra this Halloween in the city as the floor starts to rumble, the ghosts starts to grumble and the undead, well they stay kinda dead. Celebrating the traditional Mexican holiday that is Dia De Los Muertos, indulge in mezcal moments, must-hear beats and heaving dance floors at Day of the Dead.
Halloween Freak Show
@ Piccadilly Institute, Friday 31 October 2014
Straight jacket performances, eerie usherettes, a man with a chainsaw and the new series of American Horror Story, it's all tying in rather nicely for this year's Halloween hankerings at Piccadilly Institute. A veritable, and gut-wrenching den of freaks and favourable party treats, tuck in to spooky face painting at more this October 31st.
Halloween Special with Mark Storie
@ Core, Friday 31 October 2014
They may be a new kid on the block, but Core are already coming up party trumps. So how exactly do they fare for Halloween hankerings? With Toolroom Records and Mark Storie in tow this October 31st, our betting is very good in-dead. Head down for blood curdling beats and party treats as the Core Halloween Special comes alive, it's aliiiive.
Once Upon a Time presents Day of the Dead
@ Red Gallery, Saturday 1 November 2014
Devilish and dastardly, Once Upon A Time boast more creative cavorting this Halloween in London with their Day of the Dead bash at Shoreditch Red Gallery. From mariachi bands and frozen margaritas, to Mexican food stands and wrestling, don your scariest Dia De Los Muertos outfit and party south of the equator in Shoreditch this November 1st.
Halloween at No.41
@ No.41 Mayfair, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
Bagging themselves Best New Club in 2014, it's no wonder that No.41 in Mayfair have such a scary city stomper this October 31st. From heaving house music and terrifyingly tasty Halloween themed cocktails, to burlesque dancers and sweet ol' treats, this two night affair is your high-end option for scary shindigs in London.
50 Shades of Halloween
@ The Wellington Private Members Club, Friday 31 October 2014
The Late Night Cocktail Club is teaming up with the one of the most bodaciously boisterous private members clubs in London, The Wellington Private Members Club, to bring you a Halloween spectacular fit to blow all other parties out of their flimsy cobwebs. Prepare yourself for an evening of excess, surprises and plenty of booze.
The Halloween Marmalade Party
@ The Whip, Friday 31 October 2014
Super cool and secret cocktail bar The Whip are throwing a spooky shindig with the Chase Vodka guys in tow this October 31st. Head on down for an intimate but raucous party where the cocktail are fresh, the beats are bold and atmosphere is all but blood curdling.
Rocky Horror Halloween
@ Gem, Friday 31 October 2014
Sally on down to Central this Halloween in London as Rocky Horror antics are set to be on high. With gold, glitter laden hotpants and weirdly wonderful creations coming straight from party guests, it's time to do the Timewarp again as Gem present their Rocky Horror Halloween. So go on, belt it out: 'touch-a touch-a touch-a touch meeeee'.
Scream & Rye presents ... An American Horror Story
@ Steam and Rye, Friday 31 October 2014 and Saturday 1 November 2014
Do you dare to enter the devilish proceedings that Scream and Rye are set to boast this Halloween in London? From live bands and creepy cocktails, to demented dancers and a deathly DJ, this is set to be one seriously spooky affair courtesy of one of the city's finest. Nab your tickets now at just £15 for guaranteed entry for one of the most bloody curdling bashes in the city.
Day of the Dead Futuro
@ Wahaca Brixton, Saturday 1 November 2014 and Sunday 2 November 2014
They know tacos, they know tasty Mexican morsels, and they know cracking cocktails; But how do they fare come Halloween weekend? According to these Day of the Dead antics? Pretty darn well. From Day of the Dead performers and vintage sci-fi screenings to DJs, the Celluloid Circus and tacos-a-plenty, this across the board spectrum of Halloween fun from Wahaca in Brixton looks set to impress.
Twisted Fairy Tales
@ Proud Cabaret City, Thursday 30 October 2014 and 2 other dates
Enter a world of dark debauchery and spooky decadence for Proud's incredible Halloween fine dining and entertainment experience! Watch their twisted take on your favourite fairy tales as you venture deep down the rabbit hole. Your ticket includes a three-course meal plus the show, and the event is also running at Proud Cabaret Camden.
HALLOWEEN BALL An Affair From Baron Vrykolakas
@ Secret London Location, Saturday 1 November 2014
None of that childish and tame trick or treating here. Mansion house host an opulent ball to celebrate the sins and debauchery of a certain Baron Vrykolakas. Picture the scene if Mr Hyde threw an amazing house party in 2014, and you'll get the picture; women dancing in cages, packed, sensuous dancefloors of writhing bodies.... You get the picture. This event will sell out far in advance so make sure you've got your alter ego ready and waiting for the occasion. With their ticket bought of course.
Entice Haunted Crusade
@ The Pride of London Boat, Saturday 1 November 2014
Scarier than a horror film, your worst nightmare and your Nan’s underwear drawer all at once, all kinds of freaky characters come together at the Entice Haunted Crusade. You’ll drift on a spooky cruise down the Thames with top DJs providing the best in Haunted House and Club Classic tunes ‘til late. Fancy dress is actively encouraged, so don’t hold back.
Faded Warehouse Halloween Party
@ Secret London Location, Friday 31 October 2014
Taking to a secret Shoreditch location this October 31st, Faded present a barrage of bold and horrifying beats this Halloween as they set the tone for terrifying parties across London. A top night of trap, hip hop and RNB, Faded's Halloween bash boasts the ground shaking sounds of Jam Masters, Sarah Harrison and more.
Halloween - The Dead Rappers Ball
@ The Old Queen's Head, Friday 31 October 2014
Long live our beloved hip hop and rap heathens as The Old Queen's Head, or should we say The Old Queen's Dead celebrate our dearly departed rappers in proper party style. Celebrating the likes of Biggie and Lisa Left Eye, TOQH are dimming the lights and dousing every venue nook in creepy paraphernalia for a rambunctious romp.
Dead Famous Halloween Party
@ Casa Negra, Friday 31 October 2014
Dead, doused in fame, but certainly not forgotten. Hosting a Dead Famous Halloween bash this October 31st, Casa Negra will be opening the dancefloor to some of history's most rich, famous and dead. Dress up like your most favourite celebrity and shimmy on down for sweet beats, ghoulish treats, free face painting and more.
A Nightmare on Haymarket
@ Tiger Tiger London, Friday 31 October 2014
'Ghoulish good times, dingy dancing and frightening flirting', it wouldn't be Halloween without a romp down to drinkonomical party den, Tiger Tiger. A night of shocking frights and boozy plights, those decked out in their finest more disconcerting Halloween garms could be in with the chance of snagging a £100 bar tab.