As the chill of autumn settles in and the leaves turn to vibrant shades of red and orange, it can mean only one thing: Spooky Season is upon us. In the heart of the city that never sleeps, New York City, the Halloween spirit comes alive with a plethora of thrilling and chilling events. Whether you're a fan of ghostly tales, intricate costumes, or simply revel in the eerie atmosphere, NYC has something for everyone. From haunted houses to costume parades, we've curated a list of the Big Apple's best Halloween happenings to ensure you have a spooktacular time. Thanks for considering our guide, and please don't hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.
Greg's Great Pumpkin Patch will Debut at Pollyn in Williamsburg - Now Through 10/31
Greg's Trees has transformed Pollyn (115 Broadway at the Corner of Bedford and Broadway) in Williamsburg into Greg’s Great Pumpkin Patch open now through October 31st with fun for the whole family to enjoy. Pick from a massive selection of pumpkins, fancy gourds and tons of Halloween decor. There will be special pumpkin painting activities everyday along with Instagrammable photo opportunities and more. Find more information by visiting https://gregstrees.com/
Experience Mel Debarge at Somewhere Nowhere on 10/26
Kick off Halloween Weekend on Thursday, October 26 at Somewhere Nowhere (112 W 25th St) with Mel Debarge, a New York City-based DJ and household fixture on the international fashion scene. Tickets start at $40.17 and are selling fast, so grab yours today at: https://www.halloweenweekend.com/. To purchase a VIP Table, please visit: Mel Debarge Tables. For further questions, please contact email@example.com.
Attend The Villains' Ball ft. Brandi Cyrus x Nathan Leong at Somewhere Nowhere on 10/27
Embrace your inner evil at The Villains’ Ball on Friday, October 27 at Somewhere Nowhere (112 W 25th St). HalloweenWeekend.com is serving the most wicked party vibes with music by Brandi Cyrus x Nathan Leong, and opening DJ set by Mock. Villain-themed costumes are highly recommended. Darkness will reign starting at 10PM ’til late. Tickets start at $64.89 and are selling fast, so head to Dice to grab yours today at: https://www.halloweenweekend.com/. To purchase a VIP Table, please visit: www.sevenrooms.com/events/somewherenowhere. For further questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get Spooky at Daintree’s Fright Night Halloween Party on 10/27
Experience thrills at Daintree during their Friday Night Halloween Party on Friday, October 27th atop of Hotel Hendricks (25 W. 38th Street) in Midtown Manhattan. Add a little sparkle and luxury to your spooky itinerary by reveling in Daintree’s one-of-a-kind view of NYC’s skyline, sipping carefully curated seasonal cocktails and jamming out to music from a Guest DJ throughout the evening. Between 10 p.m. and 3 a.m., guests can party while enjoying Aussie-Asian cuisine fusion like Chicken Salt and Seaweed Popcorn, Ahi Tuna Tartare, Kangaroo Skewers and tempting plates of Oysters and drink reimagined New York classics, or distinct Australian wines. Find more information and purchase tickets, starting at by visiting https://vibestub.com
Experience The Halloween Sunset Party ft. DJ Pickle at Somewhere Nowhere on 10/28
Join us on Saturday, October 28th at Somewhere Nowhere NYC (112 W 25th St) for a Halloween Weekend Sunset Party from 4PM until 10PM, brought to you by HalloweenWeekend.com and Rose Gold. Harness the Halloween Energy as you dance to tracks from masked DJ Pickle while the full moon rises. Dress to impress- costumes are highly encouraged. This event is 21+ and tickets are recommended, grab yours today by visiting https://www.halloweenweekend.com/. For further questions, please contact email@example.com.
Meet Your Match at Pando Park on 10/28
Pando Park (450 Park Avenue South) presents a Meet Your Match Halloween party on Saturday, October 28th from 8pm - 2am. Tickets are $39 and include 2 drink tickets, passed appetizers for 2 hours, a live DJ and prizes for the best costume.
Celebrate Halloween Weekend at Ainslie Bowery on 10/28
Embrace the spirit of the season at Ainslie Bowery during their Halloween Party on Saturday, October 28th. This 20,000 square ft. hotspot will offer the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable Halloween bash. Enjoy a lively ambiance with a general admission package, including a one-hour Titos Vodka Open Bar from 10 pm to 11 pm, delectable passed cocktail party bites served from 10 pm to 11:30 pm, and the beats of a live DJ. Savor a mouthwatering array of culinary delights such as mini burgers, risotto balls, meatballs, wood-fired pizza, and pork sliders. Tickets are priced at $25 and can be purchased by visiting, https://ainslie.ticketsauce.com/e/halloween-party-saturday-10-28
Meet Your Match at Pando 39 on 10/28
Pando 39 (54 W 39th St.) presents a Meet Your Match Halloween party on Saturday, October 28th from 10pm - 2am. Tickets are $39 and include 2 drink tickets, passed appetizers for 2 hours, a live DJ and prizes for the best costume.
Open The Book of the Forbidden ft. Rick Wonder x Firpo at Somewhere Nowhere on 10/28
On Saturday, October 28th, HalloweenWeekend.com and El Grupo SN will present The Book of the Forbidden, a Halloween themed party, at Somewhere Nowhere NYC with music by Rick Wonder and Firpo. The haunting begins at 10PM and goes ‘til late. Costumes are highly recommended. Tickets start at $64.89 and are selling fast, so grab yours today at: https://www.halloweenweekend.com/.To book a VIP Table, please visit: www.sevenrooms.com/events/somewherenowhere. For further questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Party at The Forbidden Palace at Slate on 10/28
This Halloween Weekend, uncover the secrets of the Forbidden Palace at Slate (54 W 21st St) on Saturday, October 28th, with live music! The haunting fun, presented by The Lure Group, begins at 8 p.m. and the celebration will run ‘til late with an open Vodka bar set from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. Costumes are highly recommended. Early bird tickets start at $20 and are selling fast, so grab yours at: www.SlateTickets.com.
Attend Daintree’s Tower of Terror Halloween Party on 10/28
Get spooked at Daintree during their Tower of Terror Halloween Party on Saturday, October 28th, atop of Hotel Hendricks (25 W. 38th Street) in Midtown Manhattan. Make your Halloween itinerary glamorous with Daintree’s one-of-a-kind view of NYC’s skyline, refreshing seasonal cocktails and music from a Guest DJ throughout the evening. The party begins at 10 p.m. and includes a special Aussie-Asian cuisine fusion menu with highlights like Chicken Salt and Seaweed Popcorn, Ahi Tuna Tartare, Kangaroo Skewers tempting plates of Oysters and reimagined cocktail classics, or distinct Australian wines. Find more information and purchase tickets, starting at by visiting https://www.vibestub.com/e/daintree1028
Enter The Forbidden Garden at Somewhere Nowhere on 10/29
Join us for The Forbidden Garden- NYC’s hottest, darkest Halloween party at Somewhere Nowhere (112 W 25th St) on Sunday, October 29. Costumes are highly recommended. The garden gates open at 10PM, and all bar reservations must arrive before Midnight for guaranteed entrance. Tickets start at $40.17 and are available here: https://www.halloweenweekend.com/. To purchase a VIP Table, please visit www.sevenrooms.com/events/somewherenowhere. For further questions, please contact email@example.com.
Experience The Chainsmokers at Twilight Harbor at Brooklyn Navy Yard on 10/27
The Chainsmokers will headline a special Halloween Weekend show at Brooklyn Navy Yard on Friday, October 27th. The Chainsmokers have specifically curated the stacked line-up with friends Dillion France, Forester, and Press Play. Brooklyn Navy Yard will be transformed into a visually-stunning 104,000 square foot playground that combines killer DJ sets, captivating lights and special effects to create the spookiest, immersive Halloween scene in NYC. Tickets are officially on sale and can be purchased exclusively from the ticketing platform get-in.com/en/chainsmokers. VIP SkyDeck Experiences are also available in collaboration with Nebula Nightclub for those looking for an elevated night out. For VIP table inquiries, email: Skydeck@Nebulanewyork.com. Doors for this event open at 8:30pm, with the party going until 4am. For the latest information, or to purchase tickets, please visit get-in.com/en/chainsmokers.
Experience Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike’s Twilight Harbor at Brooklyn Navy Yard on 10/28
Grab your tickets to NYC's largest Halloween Party, Twilight Harbor, featuring the long-awaited U.S. return of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike at Brooklyn Navy Yard on Saturday, October 28th. This special night is presented by Ignite Group and Nebula. Brooklyn Navy Yard will be transformed into a visually-stunning 104,000 square foot playground that combines killer DJ sets, captivating lights and special effects to create the spookiest, immersive Halloween scene in NYC. Tickets are officially on sale and can be purchased exclusively from the ticketing platform http://get-in.com/en/ignitegroup. VIP SkyDeck Experiences are also available in collaboration with Nebula Nightclub for those looking for an elevated night out. For VIP table inquiries, email: Skydeck@Nebulanewyork.com. Doors for this event open at 8:30pm, with the party going until 4am. For the latest information, or to purchase tickets, please visit https://get-in.com/en/
Celebrate Hallo-Whine at Bar Schimmi on 10/27
Get your waist ready for Hallo-Whine at Schimanski’s Bar Schimmi (60 N 11th St) on Friday, October 27th from 10 p.m to 4 a.m! Prepare to spend the spooky evening on your feet jamming to your favorite hip-shaking tunes. Guests will have access to a dazzling dance floor, a full-service bar, and island vibes while listening to special guest performances from DJ Billionaire Pat and friends. Enjoy the music, fun from the host of the night, Nedra the Dancer and ambiance while sipping your fave drinks at the bar or order VIP bottle service for your squad by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Get tickets online by visiting, seetickets.us/hallowhine
Enjoy Good Vibrations: Halloween at Schimanski on 10/28
Lighten up Halloween weekend with Good Vibrations: Halloween, a high-energy party at Schimanski (60 N 11th St) on Saturday, October, 28th from 10 p.m to 4 a.m! Tear up the dance floor to the greatest Dancehall, Reggae, Afrobeats, and Hip Hop hits while wearing your best costume and indulge at the full-service bar throughout the night! Special hosts will keep the entertainment moving along and the fun coming into the next morning. Attendees can dance all night to live music and one lucky costumed party-goer will have the chance to win a $500 cash prize for the best dressed. Find tickets by visiting, https://wl.seetickets.us/event/good-vibrations:-halloween/570370?afflky=Schimanski
Halloween Bash at Arlo SoHo October 28th
Offering a classic New York City experience with a rooftop cocktail lounge, delicious food and a buzzing social scene, Arlo SoHo is hosting a spine-tingling Halloween Bash on Saturday, October 28 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. with three different parties under one roof! Tickets to the event include a 4-hour premium open bar, light bites and sinister acts late into the witching hour. Attendees are invited to enjoy live music and DJ, dancers, a costume contest, prizes, a photo booth, a Haunted Disco and more! Tickets start at $117.52 and can be purchased on Eventbrite. Perfect for travelers who want to experience New York City like a local, Arlo SoHo is a home base among the urban jungle and steps away from the neighborhood’s cobblestone streets, charming cafés and boutiques.
Cobble Fish Hosts Halloween Dog Parade on 10/29
Cobble Fish on Pier 16 at the South Street Seaport, will throw a festive Halloween Dog Parade on Sunday, October 29th, from 2-5pm. In the spirit of celebrating this spooktacular season, they’ll offer a buy-one-get-one (BOGO) deal on all drinks. Guests can bring their furry friends for a chance to walk the Dog Red Carpet, enjoy delicious doggie treats, and compete for the title of Best Costume, with a fantastic prize up for grabs. The waterside oasis will transform into a pet-friendly Halloween haven, complete with their signature al fresco ambiance and epic menu items like a Lobster Club.
Waggytail Rescue Halloween Meet & Greet at Arlo Williamsburg October 29th
Arlo Williamsburg is teaming up with Waggytail Rescue for a Howl-o-ween Meet and Greet featuring pups and kittens looking for furrever homes while strutting their cutest Halloween costumes. The Halloween-themed pet adoption event will take place on Sunday, October 29 from 12 - 3 p.m. at Arlo Williamsburg’s outdoor patio - the perfect space to enjoy fresh air and sights of vibrant Wythe Ave. Drink specials will be available in The Lobby Bar with proceeds benefiting Waggytail Rescue. Waggytail is a nonprofit rescue dedicated to rehabilitating and rehoming small-breed dogs and other animals in need, offering them a second chance. This event is free and open to the public, so stop by, meet some four-legged friends, and have a drink to support the organization!
Pinata Popping Halloween Party at Bar Bruno on 10/31
Celebrate Halloween with a 'bat' at Bar Bruno on Halloween night. Head to Bar Bruno in Carroll Gardens (520 Henry Street) or Greenpoint (560 Manhattan Avenue) beginning at 7:30pm on October 31st in your best costume and take a swing at one of their many dressed-up pinatas for a chance at prizes. The bar will also host the ultimate Taco Tuesday party, complemented by Mexican Spiked Hot Chocolates, margaritas in skull glasses and more till 10pm.