From fizz-fuelled quizzing to pumpkin carvings and screenings of Rocky Horror Picture Show, GRUB has all you need for a memorable Halloween in Manchester. Check out their range of events and get well into the spooky spirit.
Best Halloween Events in Manchester 2021
Ghouls, guys and gals, the end of October is upon us and the scariest night of the year is here. This city loves going big and bold, so dress up and smother yourselves in fake blood for the witching hour as parties are popping up all over town. Keep updated with all the gut-wrenching, soul-clenching shindigs with our guide to the best Halloween events in Manchester right here.
Over in Atherton, Ena Mill is hosting a terrifying live-action horror experience, Fear Factory Live. As the ultimate Halloween event, their walk through-style maze will be decked out with creepy soundscapes, strobe lights and interactive actors.
Celebrate the Day of the Dead at Cocktails Ahoy's themed cruise. While they take you along the Bridgwater Canal, you'll not only get to indulge in classic and quirky mixes, but you'll also get to dance the evening away to banging music.
Looking for student Halloween parties in Manchester? Cargo is going all out this October, offering you the chance to dance the night away at this fancy dress rave, complete with rambling photographers, drinks deals and a massive playlist of hip-hop anthems.
Add an extra sense of fierceness to your Halloween partying in Manchester, with a trip to TUCK IN: Drag Brunch at Ply. The Northern Quarter spot will be popping off with jaw-dropping drag performances, delicious breakfast plates and live DJs keeping the party vibes flowing.
Keep things creepy this Halloween with a round of darts at experience bar Flight Club. Not only will the buzzing Central Manchester spot be bringing you interactive oches, bottomless pizza and bubbles, you can nab a spooky cocktail on arrival, along with competitive jabs aplenty.
Enjoy a night of non-stop spooky tunes courtesy of Manchester Got Soul. This autumn, they're bringing you a massive event with live music, banging DJs and a cracking happy hour from 5pm to 7pm, perfect for getting into the Halloween party vibe.
Smuggle in your contraband to spend a night in the clink with a drink in hand - and let's not forget the classic jail jumpsuit. Gear up for Alcotraz: Cell Block Three-Four this Halloween in Manchester, the spookiest immersive cocktail bar.
Canal Street's On Bar is getting spooky this October, with The Miss Blair Witch Project Halloween Bottomless Brunch. Expect ghoulish drag performances, a scrumptious meal, live DJs and 90 whole minutes of free-flowing fizz or mimosas.
Trick or treat? Manchester's Impossible is serving up both, with an impressive menu, cocktails and wild performances. Aptly named Carnival of Horrors, the event will feature immersive chacacters, epic stage shows and prized for the best-dressed ghouls.
The Warehouse Project is back for 2021, bringing a huge Halloween party along with it. Annie Mac and her freakish friends will be taking over Depot Mayfield for an unforgettable night of partying, with horrifying sets coming from Skream B2B Eats Everything, Denis Sulta, Folamour and more.
Looking for fun things to do this Halloween in Manchester? Ducie Street Warehouse and Native have paired-up to bring you a bumper Día de Muertos celebration. Across multiple days, these parties will bring you Mexican refreshments, themed entertainment and live music until late.
Bongo's Bingo have been travelling the country with everyone's favourite Irish girl group, B*Witched. Join them as they touch down in Manchester for an extra special Halloween-themed bingo event, complete with fun games, hilarious hosts and massive prizes.
An epic Halloween club night in Manchester, Sidewinder Oldskool Festival has earned a real reputation for its elaborate set design and stacked lineup. Promising the finest in UKG, house, bashment and more, this party is not to be missed.
Searching for the best Halloween parties in Manchester? This ma-hu-ssive rave at Gorilla is sure to blow you away. Armed with a selection of top-tier DJ talent, I am A Raver will have you skanking all night ling while dressed in your creepiest fancy dress 'fits.