2017 Halloween Guide

2017 Halloween Guide

Masquerade galas, costumed cover concerts, thrilling operas and more! Here’s everything you need to know about the Halloween scene in the D.

Theatre Bizarre
October 13, 14, 20 & 21 @ Masonic Temple
A formal masquerade with an open bar and a strolling gourmet dinner as you follow  world-renown performers through The Masonic Temple’s shadowy halls and glimmering ballrooms. (cost: $260)

Detroit Parnormal Expeditions Halloween Party
October 21 @ Rusted Crow
Drinks, a costume contest, creepy hits and prizes to win from Detroit Paranormal Expeditions. (cost: $20)

Damned: An Exhibition of Enlightened Darkness
October 26-28 @ Milwaukee Junction
Rising from within the ashes of Detroit’s historic institution of Devil’s Night, this is not Halloween-themed art but an immersion within the immeasurable realms of consciousness through an elegant ambiance of live ethereal music and cirque/butoh-inspired performances. (cost: $15-66)

The Turn of the Screw
October 26-29 @ Scarab Club
The Turn of the Screw is a terrifying and brilliantly composed thriller that has been called one of the most dramatically compelling British operas of all time. (cost: $15-25)

Creepy Cheapy X
Friday, Oct. 27 @ The Crofoot Ballroom
15 bands on three stages will perform costumed covers of your favorite musicians – No Doubt, Weezer, U2, Jazzy Jeff & Will Smith and more. (cost: $10)

SPSC Boo Bash 2017
Friday, Oct. 27 @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
Halloween costume party. (cost: $32-37)

Rocky Horror Picture Show
Friday, Oct. 27 – Tuesday, Oct. 31 @ Cinema Detroit
Cult-classic musical/science-fiction comedy starring Tim Curry and Susan Sarandon. (cost: $10)

Carnevale di Venezia | The Grand Masquerade Ball
Friday, Oct. 27 @ Townsend Hotel
Beautiful faces hidden behind Venetian masks, a promise lingering in the air that you can almost touch… ! (cost: $40-85)

The Massacre | The Wildest Halloween Party
Friday, Oct. 27 @ Grand Lodge Ballroom
Two ballrooms, four of the best DJs in metro Detroit, and the wildest Halloween party in the D! (cost: $15-100)

Hallo-weekend of Horrors
October 27-29 @ Detroit Institute of Arts Film Theatre
The DIA is offering a frightening lineup of films including the newly restored versions of the original “Night of the Living Dead” and “The Old Dark House,” as well as “The Crazies” (cost: $9.50)

Monster’s Ball – TICKET GIVEAWAY
Saturday, Oct. 28 @ The Fillmore
Detroit’s BIGGEST and BEST Halloween Party welcomes over 2,000 Halloween enthusiasts to a celebration that keeps Detroit talking about it every full moon throughout the year! (cost: $20-50)

The Haunted Circus
Saturday, Oct. 28 @ HUB Stadium
This Halloween, you’re invited to join us  inside the new HUB Stadium for Metro Detroit’s largest Halloween Extravaganza! Join over 1,500 Halloween enthusiasts in their sexiest, freakiest, and scariest costumes!(cost: $20-35)

Halloween Bash
Saturday, Oct. 28 @ Punch Bowl Social
Don your scariest clown costume, practice your werewolf howl, and beware of poltergeists during the costume contest (complete with prizes for best horror movie-themed costume). Then, order a bowl of the featured Halloween punch, the Wolfsbane’s Bowl (cost: FREE)

Halloween Soiree
Saturday, Oct. 28 @ The Fisher Mansion
Palm Readers, Magicians, Live D.j., Acrobatics, Fire Entertainers, Live Jazz Band in the Ballroom and much more! Enjoy cocktails from a prohibition era pub while strolling the grounds & two floors of this 18,000 ft historic Mansion! (cost: $150)

Spooky Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, Oct. 28 @ Vault of Midnight
Enjoy tarot & rune readings, face painting, and a FREE comic book. Enter into the cosplay contest for a chance to win more prizes.

Rave of Thrones; Halloween
Sunday, Oct. 29 @ Elekricity
A Halloween Rave with a DJ set from Game of Thrones’ Hordor (cost: $15)

Devil’s Night with #MabelGreyGhost
Monday, Oct. 30 @ Joe Bar
Join a crazy sexy cool 90s costume party with hosts from Mabel Gray + Grey Ghost (cost: $40)

Boo Bash
Tuesday, Oct. 31 @ The Fillmore
98.7 AMP Radio’s BOO BASH feat. Afrojack, Flosstradamus and Jonas Bluet (cost: $35-140)

Halloween Bash: Roaring Twenties – TICKET GIVEAWAY
Tuesday, Oct. 31 @ Detroit Foundation Hotel
Come dressed to impress and travel through time as the Apparatus Room is transformed to the era it was built for (cost: $79)

Halloween Paranormal Event
Monday, Oct. 30 & Tuesday, Oct. 31 @ The Whitney
Five course meal and paranormal adventure with exclusive access to the Whitney’s basement and Carriage House with Haunt Investigators of Michigan (cost: $150)

Haus of Horror Masquerade & Costume Ball
Tuesday, Oct. 31 @ ClubHaus Detroit
Delve into the opulent world of incomparable hedonistic revelry at its finest, found deep within the inner sanctums of New Center. (cost: $10-25)

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