Halloween Events in London
Ghoulish gals and ghastly guys, the witching hour is most definitely upon us. To mark our excitement for this blood curdling romp, we've put together our pick of the best Halloween parties in London, combining all of the city listings to provide you with one spooktacular range of Halloween events. You could end up at the best fancy dress party in Shoreditch, or 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 2016.
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Last updated on 27th September 2016
Returning after yet another successful Halloween extravaganza last year, the Roof Gardens invite guests for what is quite possibly the best Halloween Party in the capital. With eerie cobwebs draped across the venue's many branches, a handful of spooky characters spread across the garden and plenty of bone-chilling surprises up their sleeves, the team have gone all out, offering a complimentary cocktail to any brave soul that arrives before 9pm.
What better night to open Pandora's box than on Halloween, just as Gilgamesh, the Camden club, plans to do? Performers, dancers and entertainers will be putting on a live freak show; dress up and get into the spooky spirit at these seriously sexy club.
Prepare yourselves for one of the most unique Halloween events in London. A night or horror, lust, miscreants and mischief, join this Halloween ball for a night of live burlesque performances, artistry, a photo booth a naked feast and plenty more scares and misbehaving.
It's All Hallows Eve and The Last Tuesday Society are gathering a communion for all creatures of the night to come and join La Dance Macabre at The Clapham Grand. Embody your finest demons, paint your face and dress to scare as a night of adventures, dance and unholy desires comes to life at this halloween event in London.
An evening of Rocky Horror inspired entertainment is coming to London courtesy of The Glam Clam! Promising an extravaganza of live performance and exquisite food, strap yourself in for an all-in-one event featuring a bespoke three-course menu, an outrageous live show from an ensemble of characters, fine wine and Rocky Horror inspired cocktails - it’s sure to be an epic night for those wanting something different.
Get those Halloween weekender celebrations underway at a movie night screening one of the most iconic horror films. 36 years since its debut and The Shining is still a classic; and you can catch a screening at the historic Rivoli Ballroom in south London. There’s to be two bars serving up ales, ciders, beers and wines, as well as a few tasty treats in the form of hot dogs, popcorn and ice cream. Whatever you do, just don’t go alone.
The first of a four night spooktacular celebration taking place at Zebrano Soho this Halloween, head over to Greek Street for a series of ghostly games, Halloween trivia, themed cocktails and plenty of heady fun, where guests will party well past the witching hour.
Freakshow is not for the faint hearted; it's for the ones who wanted to be terrified silly and party the night away at London's first Freakshow Clubaret. Join the plague doctor as he leads you through a pit of hell with ritual sacrifices, demon births and banquet of blasphemy, before partying the night away as DJ Jodie Harsh spins the tunes.
Immersive, sultry and serving great British tapas-style food, the London Cabaret Club host a Halloween weekend that's sure to leave you smiling. Full of character, guests will first sit down to a delicious dinner, composed of exquisite British dishes, before being wowed and stunned into silence by the venue's team of talented performers. With a DJ playing all your favourite songs long into the early hours, this is one fun filled Halloween event in London that shouldn't be missed.
A movie and a club night for £1 - sounds pretty sweet, doesn’t it? This is what the £1 Cinema Club is famous for, opening up for a Halloween special where they’ll show Scary Movie on a gigantic screen while you munch away at unlimited popcorn washed down by themed creepy cocktails. Bring your mates along and take in this classic horror flick; there’s prizes for the best costumes, hotdogs and dance-off competitions at the Halloween Ball which continues until 3am once the credits have rolled.
For a night of chilling scenes and blood-curdling screams, head to the iconic Rivoli Ballroom in South London. Steeped in history and the site of a number of blockbuster films itself, the venue will play host to a live screening of the scary 1978 thriller Halloween. Alongside showing the terrifying film on a big screen, guests will be able to enjoy a range of craft beers, ales, fine wines and all the delicious food that we've come to associate with the cinema.
Throwing it down this Halloween in London? It's none other than the iconic XclusiveTouch as their heralded, and spooky bash makes its way to 28 West for a thrilling night of DJs, partying and more as some of the coolest ghosts and ghouls come out to play.
The Four Femmes are perking Halloween up with their hilarious and extremely catchy performance. Singing songs from the 40s, jazz and swing, the Femmes give their take on London living, life and love.
How about a spooky and beautiful Halloween? Cruise the Thames and see London from the river aboard Jewel of London, a party boat that specialises in good-time parties. This Halloween they're inviting you to don your scariest outfit and party for four hours as DJs and punch make sure you have the best start to the night.
Headed out this Halloween and looking for some of the finest cocktails in the business? Get set for scares as Midnight Apothecary host their Halloween spectacular for a night of carved pumpkins, themed potions, fire pits, marshmallows and plenty more.
With a deadly virus spreading across the world and turning healthy people into blood craved zombies, the end is most definitely nigh. With only a few hours left, guests are invited to dance there troubles away at the Electric Circus in Brixton. With a star-studded line-up of DJs and an impressive drinks selection, you'll soon forget about the impending doom at this fun Halloween event in London.
As the sun goes down and the ghouls and gals come out to play this Halloween in London, there's one event that's taking you back to the spooky, swinging sixties. Join Mrs Peel as not only are you set to be entertained by the likes of the Bikini Beach Band, there's compere Count Indigo, cocktails and more.
When it comes to one of the most unique Halloween events in London, there's nothing quite like a dose of creepy cavorting atop the Thames. Join Turnt for just that as they provide a backdrop of iconic London landmarks alongside three floors of Halloween partying, DJs and dancing.
Looking for one of the most quirky Halloween events in London this year? Then Drink Shop Do have your back, sell-out every year and providing you creative creeps with a cool out-let, join them for a roster of pumpkin carving nights, themed cocktails, spooky interiors and more.
Join Shaka Zulu for the ultimate Walking Dead special this Halloween in London as they're kitting out creepy clubbers with a roster of R'N'B bangers, a roaring dance floor, stunning interiors, late night antics and plenty more come sundown.
Shoreditch is about to get a whole lot spookier with The Original Shoreditch Pub Crawl's Deadly Disney Night. Dress us as a killer Mickey or evil Aladdin as you tour some of East London's best clubs and pubs for a night of dressed-up debauchery. There will be games, shots and lots of fun.
With a global epidemic wiping out the planet and causing the dead to rise up as the living, join the populace of zombies and wonder across East London with the famous Shoreditch pub crawl, searching for survivors in East London's best bars and clubs. With discounted drinks, a handful of free drinks and queue jump into the always-buzzing Club Aquarium, how better to spend your Halloween this year than dressed head to toe as zombies and wandering around the finest establishments in Shoreditch?
Halloween isn’t all about fancy dress club nights, though. There’s also some top notch stand up comedy to be had on Saturday 29th, and it’s all thanks to the Top Secret Comedy Club. Come along for an alternative to your standard Halloween set-up and enjoy sets from some of the top names on the circuit right now - with an amazing atmosphere and cheap drinks flowing at the bar.
With a zombie apocalypse consuming much of the city, Bounce in Shoreditch invite guests to their humble shelter for an evening of huge tunes, frightful sites and all the ping pong fun you can handle. Forget all about the horde of killer zombies heading your way, grab a potion at the bar and dance your troubles away on their spooky dance floor. With eerie characters waiting in the dark corners and even some UV painting, this is one Halloween event you don't want to miss.
For a brilliantly unique way to celebrate Halloween this year, head to Bounce on Old Street and tuck into a brunch spectacular. With bottomless glasses of prosecco, slice after slice of freshly made wood-fired pizza and all the Ping Pong you could want, pull on your scariest outfit and gorge yourself on the copious amounts of food on offer.
For a Halloween night with a difference why not jump aboard 400-capacity The Dutch Master Boat for a night of pirate-inspired revelry. Fancy dress is expected as you cruise the Thames listening to DJ Sauve spinning the decks with his mix of new and old school classics.
Tuck into the creeping tales of trap, house and hip hop music this Halloween in London as the Turnt team come out to play. Headed to The Qube Project for the ultimate clubbing affair, head on down for freaky feelings, bumping bass lines and more set across two floors.
Indulge in all things Black Magic this Halloween courtesy of Shaka Zulu. Not only will you immersive yourself in the dark and creepy world of live magicians, performers, artists and more, get your creepiest outfit on for DJs and dancing until hell opens its doors.
Dance music power house Hed Kandi are heading to McQueen in Shoreditch for a devilish night of sexy fun. Featuring world-class DJs, performers and incredible music, make your Halloween a hardcore one at this amazing party.
Prepare to go down the rabbit hole to the weird and wonderful party that is Trapped in Wonderland as Cafe 1001 unveil a roaring party. Host to over 600 guests this Halloween, get set for DJ rooms, fancy dress guests and plenty more.
Nightmares and fear-induced shivering comes hand in hand with a trip to the Twisted Circus Halloween Extravaganza. From eerie spirits lurking in the corner to ghastly visits by the Angel of Death, Rah Rah Rooms in Mayfair will be transformed into a chaotic scene that send shivers down even the bravest spines. With huge DJ sets and great drinks framing this Halloween event in London, you definitely won't forget a night out here.
Join the Duke's Head this Halloween in London as they scare heebie jeebies out of Putney with their Black Masquerade Ball. A night of mischief and marauding for just £3 a ticket, don your finest in freaky regalia and join the pubbing team for drinking, dancing, and the secrets to eternal life.....so they say.
The team behind Big Night out host a stunning Halloween special, inviting the city's party-mad crowds to join them in a zombie themed celebration of all things haunted. Guiding you to 5 of Soho's wildest Halloween parties, the night will include queue jump access to the best bars and clubs in town, plus a handful of free shots and an enticing number of irresistible drink deals. Grab your mates, dress in your scariest zombie outfit and head over to what is sure to be an unforgettable experience.
Get spooky this Halloween with The Spooky Pineapple's three course meal held in a secret location. Dress up in your most frightening outfit and enjoy a delicious Halloween feast, Prosecco and whack interiors. If you fancy carving your own spooky pineapple while sipping bubbles, head to the Pimp Your Pineapple Pumpkin the day before.
In case you’ve not heard of these guys before, Hip Hop Brunch brings a seriously fun, raucous brunch party soundtracked by the biggest hip hop beats to London. Join them for their Halloween special where they’ll get you started with bottomless cocktails between 12 and 1pm, before serving up a 3-course Dirty South menu and then dancing the afternoon away to all your favourite old-school beats.
Bring out the butcher's table and ghostly goings on as Battersea bar Subrub SW11 throw their Halloween parties. The evening starts with nibbles and finger food, before a DJ takes to the decks. There are prizes for fancy dress and tickets cost £15 which includes 2 complimentary drinks.
Eerie and bone-chilling doesn't even begin to describe this nervy Halloween event in London. Having first performed in 1999, the Tuesday Weld will be holding a special candlelit concert in Brompton Cemetery in Fulham. With a unique sounds that combines old jazz sounds with the thin, weightless sounds of contemporary electronic music, this terrifying event is certain to draw crowds from across the capital.
Returning for another year after wowing London's Halloween obsessed crowds last year, the Toy Shop in South London converts itself into a mysterious house of eerie figures and spine-tingling frights this October, throwing a UV drenched party like no other. Expect to find plenty of UV cannons, various face-painting stands and a line-up of DJs capable of competing with the best.
Happening to be one of the most unique horror films in history, it's no wonder that Gilgamesh have made The Purge their own this Halloween in London as their roaring party promises quirky interiors, fancy dress, themed partying and plenty more.
Join 300 other crazed revellers for a Halloween bar crawl like no other. Dress in your scariest attire, head to Soho and prepare for one of the funniest nights out in London. Visiting a number of different bars and clubs - all of which have been appropriately decorated - the route will be lined by a number of free shots and quirky cocktail potions. With free entry and queue jump privileges to every bar that you go to, you'll definitely enjoy this Halloween spectacular.
Get your Halloween weekend celebrations kick-started with a special brunch party in the depths of the Haunted Vaults below Putney Pies! Kicking off from midday on Saturday 29th, you can expect a hair-raising experience featuring freakshow performers, devilish DJ line-ups and canapes although there’s nothing spooky about the drink deals - you can get complimentary cocktails between 12 and 1pm.
Given that the Dead Dolls House is based in a rickety Victorian townhouse, it's no surprise that the team here love throwing haunted Halloween parties. Of course, this year is no different. Serving an early dinner to brave souls, things then kick up a notch, when the line-up of stunning DJs fill the entire house with thudding bass and trembling choruses. Pull on your best costume and head down to this fun-loving Halloween event in London.
Never one to turn down a party, and inviting XclusiveTouch along for the spooky ride this Halloween in London, Opal are going all out for a dose of freaky fun. Join them not only for soaring dance floor beats and party bangers, but a brilliant set of live performances and antics.
The most popular bingo night returns this October for a very special Halloween night in London. Musical Bingo takes over the Concrete in Shoreditch and offers the city's eager crowds a night of creepy characters, bone-chilling surprises and haunting rounds. Usually framed with belly-aching laughter, this Halloween event will leave you sleeping with the lights on, as the team present their usual wonderful mix of songs and bingo that tests out your music knowledge.
Join one of the most notable names in East London partying this Halloween in London as the Paradise team come out to play. From party classics and hip-hop beats to a fancy dress crowd, it's call kicking off once the sun goes down and the ghouls unveil themselves.
When Steam and Rye do Halloween they go hard and this year will be no different. With professional dancers, an incredible bar design that has upped the ante in the name of Halloween and prizes for the best dressed, this is bound to be a night to remember.
Bone chilling and spine tingling by definition, the Halloween Freak Show at Farringdon's Bounce will leave your jaw hanging on the ground. Trash your friends at a few games of Ping Pong, reinvent yourself for the night at their UV face paint stall or perhaps just grab yourself a spooky potion and dance the night away to all the sounds of DJ Shredded Pete.
The Rivoli Ballroom is one of the most stunning places to visit in the city, and you could spend your Halloween there this October in London. Joined by Rouges for the ultimate, deadly disco, head on down for an evening of grandeur, retro dancing and devilish antics aplenty.
Pop Brixton is putting the roof back on as they bring back the dead for their Halloween spooktacular. Dress up as a deceased celebrity and dance the night away to some of the biggest names in music, from Whitney Houston to David Bowie.