Quirky Halloween Events in London

From slaughterhouse themed supperclubs and undead burlesque, to circus themed forays and fancy dress Halloween events in London, this October is set to be an all out ruckus of gory antics and scary sights, but where to catch the best of it all? From Clapham to North London, why not check out our recommendations for the best quirky Halloween events in London and get ready for a bloody night on the tiles. You know what they say about painting the town red......

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Last updated on 13th September 2019




@ Secret London Location on Sat, 26th Oct 2019 @ 21:00 - 4:00

Taking place in a top secret London location, this quirky Halloween party is bringing you live DJs, street food and VIP areas for one night only. Make the most of your Saturday night, as ghouls and goblins let loose with The Mansion London.

@ Secret Location on Sat, 2nd Nov 2019 @ 21:00 - 3:00

The Dark Circus is encouraging you to channel your inner freak this Halloween. The top-secret part in a hidden East London location promises to be nothing other than hair-raising with its cast of death-defying performers, enchanting acrobats and sideshow oddities. 

@ Karma Sanctum Soho Hotel on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 18:00 - 0:30

Soho's finest rock'n'roll themed eatery is opening up its doors this Halloween for a sumptuous feast and all-night 'dead rockstars' party. Whether you're more of a Hendrix or a Cobain, you'll be kept entertained all night long with London's hottest DJs and creepy tarrot card readings.

@ Golden Square on Sat, 26th Oct 2019 @ 12:00 - 16:00

Take part in this scavenger hunt around the city. Designed for teams of up to four, you'll be given a selection of tasks to complete, from activities to do and sights to visit, to finding London's hidden gems. A great way to do Halloween with a twist, it's one of the quirkiest events to get involved with this October. 

@ Olympia London on Thursday 24th October 2019 and 2 other dates

Head over to the Olympia London this Halloween where they'll be celebrating the sacred night of Oktoberfest simultaneously with a creepy take on the classic German celebration. Get ready for bench-top dancing, oompah songs and plenty of beer.

@ The Original Tour on Various dates from Thursday 24th October 2019

Climb aboard the London Bar Bus this Halloween as it takes you around the city in suitably spooky style. Learn the most horrific historical facts about the city while taking in the sights of the city at night, but don't worry, you'll have booze on hand to settle your nerves.

@ Tobacco Dock on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 17:00 - 23:30

When it comes to quirky Halloween events, this one's up there. Not only is Skylight promising a rooftop ice rink this winter, but come October 31st, there'll be themed performances and live DJs alongside fancy dress, cosy huts and complimentary arrival drinks,

@ Drink Shop & Do on Mon, 14th Oct 2019 @ 19:00 - 21:00

Looking for a bloody fun evening, minus the blood-chilling, scary Halloween norms? Then head to Jemima's city-renowned dance class for a spooky-themed Halloween special. Expect a thriller session of popular gholish tunes and see why celebs including Cara Delevigne, Suki Waterhouse and Jamie Winstone are all fans.

One of the quirkiest Halloween offerings in London this year, Shoreditch and Soho's iconic ball pit bars are bringing you themed cocktails, immersive decor and all the childish fun you could want.

@ The Jago on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 19:00 - 22:00

The Embers Collective are hosting a fun, interactive Halloween evening where a coven of witches will share stories and music with a whole astounding performance. If you're looking to do something a little different this Halloween, this theatrical expedience is the thing for you. 

@ Duo on Friday 25th October 2019 and 4 other dates

As Cady herself said "In the real world, Halloween is when kids dress up in costumes and beg for candy. In Girl World, Halloween is the one day a year you can be immersed in a totally fetch Mean Girls experience." Don you freakiest Plastic-inspired looks and head on over for a grool three course dinner and cocktails. 

@ XOYO on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 19:00 - 22:00

Taking to XOYO for their Halloween special, orchestral adaptors RE:IMAGINE are tackling Tarantino with an orchestral reworking of some of his most iconic soundtracks. From the Pulp Fiction twist off to Reservoir Dog's Stuck In The Middle, it's a journey through motifs and melodies from some of the most groundbreaking works of modern cinema.

@ DOCK X on Sat, 2nd Nov 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Fancy extending your Halloween festivities for just a little longer? These guys are plying host to the ultimate Day of the Dead party at DOCK X in Surrey Quays. With a stein in one hand and sausage in the other, you can celebrate this cool and quirky Mexican tradition in style.

@ Aeronaut on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 20:30 - 22:30

Get ready to quiver with anticipation as Aeronaut in North London hosts a spectacular Rocky Horror themed bash for Halloween. Hosted by Impossible Thing entertainment, the night will be a glorious tribute, and yes, you are expected to put on your suspenders and stockings.

@ The Grand on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ 22:30 - 3:30

Head over to the Clapham Grand this where Hollywood Horror will be in residence to bring you one of the most eye-poppingly spooky celebrations in the capital. With fully-immersive decor, film screenings, a stage show and loads of giveaways, it's one of the best parties to hit this Halloween.

@ Tramp on Thu, 31st Oct 2019 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Not your usual Halloween party, Killing Kittens is taking over Mayfair member's clumb Tramp for one of the hottest events in town. With lashings of fizz, 3 mouthwatering courses and an after-party lined with live DJs and cabaret, this is one for the diary.

@ The London Cabaret Club on Thursday 24th October 2019 and 2 other dates

Head over to the London Cabaret Club where this unique Halloween party is bringing you dinner and a spectacular show. Tuck into 3 or 5 courses of delicious food, washed down with some spooky themed cocktails, and don't forget to look your most ghoulishly glamorous. 

@ Proud Embankment on Fri, 25th Oct 2019 @ 23:00 - 3:00

Head into the world of Hawkins, Indiana this year as Proud Embankment unleash the Upside Down on central London. Spread over two floors, party-goers will be treated to fully immersive decor, walkabout acts, live aerial performers and DJs blending club classics with 80's anthems.

@ Bunker 51 on Thursday 31st October 2019 and 2 other dates

Head down to Bunker 51 this Halloween where the carnival will be in town for one of the most unique parties of the year. Join Mr Pennywinkle's mutant circus as they fright and delight you with a night of immersive action, performers, scare mazes and amazing DJs.

  Journey To The Underworld

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@ Pedley Street Station on Various dates from Sunday 15th September 2019

Indulge in a hellish dining experience as Journey to the Underworld returns, just in time for Halloween. Once more, your devilish dinner offerings will be created by MasterChef's Louisa Ellis, perfectly accompanying the twisted tale that unfolds. 

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Join London's premium vintage showgirls as they host a hair-raising night of burlesque, circus, music and vaudeville tricks and treats. Hidden away at the top-secret The King's Head Members Club, they're sure to have you celebrating in fang-tastic fashion.

@ Barts on Wed, 30th Oct 2019 @ 19:00 - 21:00

Head over to Barts where you'll be helping to solve a notorious murder mystery. Don your finest dress up and prepare to put those sleuthing skills to the test with a juicy story to get your teeth into. There's also a a very tasty cocktail list to get stuck into, so don't waste any time trying out their La Mule Noir or Spooky Baby options.

Head over to Gunnersbury Park where the museum will be playing host to one of the most unique film screenings in London. With vampire flcik Nosferatu up on the big screen, they'll also be bringing in the Cabinet of Living Cinema for a contemporary take on the classic score.