Halloween parties in Toronto for 2019 are ready for some frightening fun with places all over the city hosting monster mashes of all kinds. The Gladstone is transforming into the Starcourt Mall and the biggest Halloween party of the year is back along Church Street.
Here are my picks for the top Halloween parties in Toronto for 2019.Events you might want to check out:
Dark Waters (October 25 @ Ripley's Aquarium of Canada)
Get spooky with the fishies this Halloween as Ripley's hosts its annual party with costumes, food, drinks and lots of dancing.
Starcourt 80s Halloween Spooktacular (October 25 @ Gladstone Hotel)
Enter into Starcourt Mall of Stranger Things as the Gladstone transforms into the gloriously 80s shopping centre with all-80s everything.
Friday Night Live (October 25 @ Royal Ontario Museum)
The ROM is getting spooky with a night of Halloween spread throughout the museum, including a special exhibition, food, drinks and music.
Dance of the Damned (October 26 @ The Opera House)
Rue Morgue is back with their massive Halloween party that includes eye-popping visuals, music, contests, drinks and some of the best costumes.
Carnivale (October 26 @ Grand Bizarre)
One of the biggest Halloween parties of the year is back at a new location with a night of sideshow acts, fire artists, contortionists and lots more.
Scream Whistle (October 26 @ Steam Whistle Brewing)
Party it up in one of the biggest beer halls in the city as Steam Whistle hosts its huge Halloween bash with lots of brews flowing all night.
Halloween Massacre (October 26 @ Roy Thomson Hall)
iRadio is taking over Roy Thomson Hall for this big Halloween party with artists playing all the best Top 40, hip-hop and R&B.
Haunted Hotel (October 26 @ Thompson Hotel Toronto)
It's the Thompson like you've never seen it before with all rooms and spaces open to costumed partygoers, including the famous rooftop.
Promise Halloween (October 26 @ Lithuanian House)
Two epic stages, thumpin’ tunes, mesmerizing twists and turns and bonkers nooks to get lost in are all part of this big Halloween dance party.
Halloween on Church (October 31 @ Church Street)
This is where you'll catch some of the best costumes of the year as Church street shuts down for a huge Halloween block party.
The Love Child Freak Show (October 26 @ Love Child Social House)
The freaks come out at night for this big Halloween party that will see LC transformed into a haunted circus with live performances, games and more.
Scream Me Up! (October 25 @ The Baby G)
Disco is dead at this Halloween jam with all the best supernatural funk, soul, boogie and more to get you movin' and groovin'.
Thriller (October 25 @ Rebel)
This is Thiller and Rebel is back with its huge Halloween party that will see DJs spinning in every room and headed by Oliver Heldens.
Classic Movie Monster Halloween Party! (October 25 @ SEE-SCAPE Sci Fi Bar)
Calling all ghouls, mummies, wolfmen, vampires and company for this classic movie monster mash with an award for the best costume.
All Fright Long (October 25 @ The Rec Room)
The tunes are hot at this Halloween dance party with a live band playing the spookiest sounds to get your sweating off your monster makeup.
Nineties & Nightmares (October 25 @ Clinton's Tavern)
Dress your best for this throwback Halloween dance party with all the best 90s/00s, pop and hip-hop from the decade that never left.
Remote Control Halloween (October 25 @ Handlebar)
It's a Halloween party for the ages with VJ Mobotron playing all the best retro hits for all the costumed partygoers.
Dark Dakota's Halloween Party! (October 26 @ Dakota's Sports Bar and Grill)
Haunted sprites and wicked brews are all part of the Halloween fun at this bash with a costume contest and food and drink specials.
Hennyween (October 26 @ MAV Toronto)
Halloween can be fancy and this Hennessy-sponsored party includes candy and cheeseboards, plus music and handcrafted beer on tap.
Psycho (October 26 @ Project Spaces Camden Street)
Another fancy, Psycho-themed Halloween party, this spooky soirée includes drinks from The Red Thread Brewing Co., candy, music and lots more.
After Werk Monster Mash (October 26 @ Buddies in Bad Times)
Swap out your uniform for a costume and hit the dance floor at this Halloween dance party with hot hits and drag performances.
Barcode Saturdays Halloween (October 26 @ Nest)
It's a hip-hop Halloween with DJ Griff spinning all the best reggae, R&B, soca and trap, plus a $1,000 cash prize for best costume.
Panic 80's & 90's Halloween Video Dance Party (October 26 @ Remix Lounge)
At a time when big hair and lip liner were all the rage, some of the best tunes were coming out and this Halloween party includes them all.
Worst Behavior (October 26 @ Clinton's Tavern)
If you're too old for trick-or-treating, you'd might as well get wasted at this hip-hop Halloween party with all the best throwback rap and hip-hop.
CATL's Halloween Spooktacular! (October 26 @ The Dakota Tavern)
CATL is back with its spooky spectacular, featuring DJ Swankenstein spinning all the best tunes and a performance by Shake It Like A Caveman.
IT Halloween Bash (October 26 @ Brazen Head)
Float on over to Brazen Head this Halloween for this IT-themed party with a Pennywise costume contest, plus music, food and drinks all night long.
Boos & Booze (October 26 @ The Boat)
It's a Halloween party from beyond the grave with DJs Tyler Johnston and Lowell Sostomi playing the biggest jams, plus $5 beers and $6 shots and rail.
Stranger Things 80s Halloween Dance Party (October 26 @ Hard Luck)
Enter into the Upside Down this Halloween with all the best tunes from the 80s playing at this Stranger Things-themed dance party.
Fright Night (October 26 @ Phoenix Concert Theatre)
Ghoulish surprises and horrifying drag performances are all part of the fun at this big Halloween party with DJs spinning the spookiest hits all night.
Spooktacular (October 26 @ Power Up Game Bar)
Costumes, candy and cocktails are happening at this Halloween party with DJ Deadpool spinning all he best tracks inside the game bar.
J E L L Y Halloween (October 26 @ Glad Day Bookshop)
J E L L Y is back with a queer Halloween party for the ages with Young Teesh spinning all the best house, trap, Afro, dancehall, electro vogue and club.
The Wukking Dead (October 26 @ The VUE)
Things are about to get scary sweaty at this big Halloween dance party with two rooms of music and all the best soca, dancehall and club bangers.
Celebraciones De Los Santos (October 31 @ Baro)
Halloween, Latin-style is on at this party with DJ Mechon on deck, plus Baro serving up drinks and bites all night long.
Haunted Halloween (October 31 @ The Pour House)
The Pour House is haunted and celebrating Halloween with a night of spooky tunes, spooky shot specials and spooky $4 Steam Whistle.
90's Halloween Party (October 31 @ Williams Landing)
Fresh Prince, Cher Horowitz and... Doug? Dress as your favourite 90s character and check out this Halloween party with food, drinks and tunes.
Carn-Evil Halloween Party (October 31 @ Pogue Mahone)
The Halloween celebrations are on with a night of fright that includes music from XFactor Finalist Niall Sexton, passed apps and sample cocktails.
Nightmare On Dundas Street (October 31 @ Remix Lounge)
Monsters of all kinds are making their way to this Halloween party where you make the playlist as DJ Lazarus spins audience requests all night.
Halloween Mad House (October 31 @ Madison Avenue Pub)
Take a tour through the twisted halls of the old Madison house as it transforms all four floors into a petrifying party with music, drinks and more.
Halloween Carnival (October 31 @ The Rec Room)
Come costumed to this huge carnival-themed Halloween party with music, a horror makeup station, contests, drinks and fortune telling.
Halloween (October 31 @ Swan Dive)
Freaky stuff is going down at this free Halloween party with a night of drink specials and candy, plus music and more.
Do Funk Halloween (October 31 @ Supermarket)
None other than Skratch Bastid is on deck for this funky Halloween jam with hip-hop, funk, disco, club, rock playing alongside The Soul Motivators.
Monsters & Margaritas (October 31 @ The Goodman Pub & Kitchen)
Cheers to Halloween with a night of Monster Margs served up alongside apps, a beer pong tournament, music and contests.
Haunted Habitat (October 31 @ One Loft)
This Halloween dance party with Manzone & Strong will see them spinning the electro for all the sexy gals and ghouls.
A Haunting on King Street (October 31 @ Odin)
King Street is the place to be seen this Halloween and this 80s-themed party is full of frightening fun like music, drinks, an immersive experience and treats.
Get Lit (October 31 @ Petty Cash)
Skip the cover for this Halloween bar night at Petty Cash with costumes, food, drinks and music on all night long.
Scary (October 31 @ Nightowl)
Catch some live music by The Lonely Hearts this Halloween, plus a night of themed-drinks and prizes for best costume.
Hey Ghoul Hey (November 1 @ The Garrison)
This female/non-binary-focused queer dance party is back with an even bigger Halloween party featuring music, contests, candy and drag.
Fresh Prince 90's Halloween (November 1 @ Revival)
Now in its 10th and scariest year, this big Halloween party is dedicated to the 90s with all old school hip-hop, R&B, dance, house, reggae and pop.
Death To T.O (November 1 @ Lee's Palace)
Back again is this big Halloween jam with cover bands from around the city playing the hits from Madonna, Billy Idol, Gorillaz, Celine Dion, Heart and more.
Bollywood Halloween Party (November 1 @ Station Cafe & Kitchen)
The Halloween fun doesn't stop at Station with a Bollywood-themed party featuring music, food, drinks and costume contests.
by Lisa Power via blogTO