Toronto Halloween parties always bring their A-game, and with events ranging from creepy club crawls to Game of Thrones themed, 2017 is no exception. While you worry about what to dress up as or where to buy your costume, we'll take care of your party plans.Events you might want to check out:
Scream Whistle Brewery (October 27 @ Steam Whistle Brewing)
If you're looking to dance in a beer filled factory, this is the party for you. The only thing scarier is the FOMO.
Burroughes Haunted Mansion (October 28 @ Burroughes Building)
The Burroughes building on Queen West is getting its spook on for Halloween. Tickets start at $20.
Mortem Halloween (October 28 @ REBEL)
REBEL turns into a chamber of darkness, immersing guests into places unknown. $5000 worth of prizes will be given away to costumed attendees all night.
Carnivale Halloween (October 28 @ The Great Hall)
The Great Hall will be turned into a haunted experience with creepy decor, freaky sideshow acts, fire artists, contortionists, DJ talent and more.
Blood, Sweat & Queers (October 31 @ The Steady)
Come shut down the Steady on their very last night. They'll be eager to sell all the remaining booze, so expect a lot of drink specials.
Haunted Campus Thursday (October 26 @ Orchid Nightclub)
For the college and university crowds, Orchid’s Haunted Campus party is free for students before 11:30 PM and boasts $5.00 Coronas and tequilas.
All Fright Long (October 27 @ Garrison)
Catch a 6-piece live band take on all your favourite freaky songs, followed by a DJ spinning remixes of classic retro cartoon and video game tunes.
Unsound Toronto Halloween Special (October 27 - November 3 @ Bluma Appel Theatre)
Unsound is back in Toronto with two special seated weekend events around Halloween at The Sony Centre For The Performing Arts.
Cybertronic Spree VS Homer Simpson's The Be Sharps (October 28 @ Horseshoe Tavern)
The band comprised of transforming robots is on stage up against Homer Simpson's acapella quartet in the most animated concert of Halloween weekend.
Halloween Party at Junction City (October 28 @ Junction City Music Hall)
3 incredible acts, visual effects, costumes and everything else you love about Toronto's beloved underground music venue.
Dark Waters (October 27 @ Ripley's Aquarium of Canada)
Explore the dark side of this underwater nightmare at Ripley's Aquarium's first ever 19+ splash.
Glow-in-the-Dark Carnival Party (October 27 @ East of Brunswick)
Join the freak show at East of Brunswick's no cover carnival party.
League of Horror ft. Justice League (October 27 @ Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex)
Dress up as your favourite super heroes and villains for this comic book themed party, and even catch a sneak peek at the new Justice League movie.
Glow In The Dark Halloween Party (October 27 @ Jam Factory T.O)
Incorporate white and glowing colours into your outfit at this party. Or, If you prefer not to wear a costume, just wear white, and get decorated at the flourescent paint station.
A Fresh Prince 90's Halloween (October 27 @ Revival)
The 8th annual Back In The Day "Fresh Prince 90's Halloween" is a tribute to old school hip hop, R&B, dance, house, reggae, and pop from the 90s.
FNL: Wicked (October 27 @ Royal Ontario Museum)
Friday Night Live at the ROM's Halloween offerings include weird and wicked featured exhibitions plus beats by DJ ESP.
Dragonstone Hotel (October 27 @ Gladstone Hotel)
All Seven Kingdoms are invited to the Gladstone's Game of Thrones themed party.
Haunted House Party (October 27 @ The Broadview Hotel)
The historic Broadview Hotel will host hip hop, dancehall, throwbacks, and reggae in Lincoln Hall.
Fete Du Fett: A Bounty Hunter Halloween party (October 27 @ See Scape)
The premise is simple: Dress up as Boba Fett! The most clever takes on the bounty hunter will win prizes.
Stranger Things 80s Halloween Party (October 27 @ The Opera House)
Turn your world upside down dancing to the best 80s music there is and dressing to look the part.
Freaky Friday: Halloween Edition (October 27 @ House of VR)
Enjoy 360 degrees of terror as you walk through a virtual haunted house or fend off Bloody Mary at the VR joint on Queen.
Halloween Haunt: Bollywood & Bhangra Halloween Costume Party (October 27 @ Mod Club Theatre)
Head inside the haunted MOD Club for ghoulish sounds by South Asian DJs.
The Drake Hotel Halloween Funhouse (October 28 @ The Drake Hotel)
Get spooked in this building wide banger, as the Drake transforms into a horrifying funhouse for one night only.
Humongous Halloween (October 28 @ Fly 2.0)
Explore the entire Fly 2.0 complex at the biggest late night event in the village, with performances by Australia's Kitty Glitter, Sofonda Cox and more.
Prozzak Presents: Forever '99 Halloween Freakout (October 28 @ Toronto Mini Indy)
Three rooms of classic and cutting edge sound, featuring Prozzak, Green Velvet, Culture Shock, and more, plus a 19-foot high fire breathing metal dragon stage straight from Burning Man.
80's & 90's Halloween Video Dance Party (October 28 @ Remix Lounge)
The coolest and most haunted music videos of the 80's & 90's will be projected on screens while DJ Lazarus provides the night's music.
Screams From Hell Club / Pub Crawl (October 28 @ Multiple Venues)
One wristband, three clubs, no lines, with limo buses taking you to and from each of the night's curated venues.
The Night Breed (October 28 @ The Portland Room)
Covering house, tech, deep, and nu disco, this is the vibe you're looking for.
Chronologic Halloween (October 28 @ Lee's Palace)
Chronologic is a dance party through the ages, spinning the best dance tracks from 1890 to 2017, played in chronological order.
Halloween Rooftop Silent Disco (October 28 @ Hemingway's)
Live DJs spinning multiple genres of music and you have the power to pick what you want to party to with the switch on your headphones.
Haunted Hotel Halloween (October 28 @ Thompson Hotel Toronto)
The Thompson Hotel's lobby and rooftop will be completely transformed with state of the art visuals, lighting, projections and decor.
Snailoween (October 28 @ 99 Sudbury)
Silver Snail's annual Halloween bash is a must for comic book and pop culture diehards, this year featuring Matt and Jay from Nirvanna the Band the Show on DJ duties.
The Wukking Dead Halloween Party (October 28 @ The VUE )
The Vue will host the best in soca, dancehall, and club bangers.
Witches Masquerade Ball (October 28 @ StudioBar)
WITCHfest culminates in its biggest event yet, a magical night of dancing, contests, midnight ritual, and more.
Worst Behavior Presents: Hip Hop Halloween (October 28 @ Clinton's Tavern)
Playing past and present bangers all night, costumes (especially Drake inspired ones) are highly encouraged.
Pan's Labyrinth (October 25-27 @ AGO - Art Gallery of Ontario)
While Guillermo del Toro's At Home With Monsters is still in town, catch a screening of the visually haunting classic Pan's Labyrinth.
Best of Horror Short Film Festival (October 26 @ Carlton Cinemas)
This free film festival guarantees 8 bone-chilling horror shorts from around the world.
Little Terrors Vol. 56 - Hallows Eve (October 26 @ Imagine Cinemas Carlton)
This monthly showcase of horror shorts saved its spookiest picks for Hallows Eve, offering two full hours of gore and frights.
Goosebumps Marathon (October 26 @ D-Beatstro)
Get into the Halloween spirit by watching classic episodes of the scariest show of your childhood.
Vampyr (October 28 @ Fox Theatre)
Catch a screening of the 1932 silent classic accompanied with a live band at the 100+ year old Fox Theatre.
Screen Queens Presents: Elvira Mistress of the Dark (October 29 @ The Royal Cinema)
Don't miss out on the goth horror cult classic Elvira Mistress of The Dark, with live (and possibly drunk) commentary by the hosts.
The Phantom of the Opera (October 29 @ Imagine Cinemas Carlton)
Silent Sundays saved the best for last, screening the 1925 horror classic on the weekend before Halloween.
Throwback Cinema: E.T. The Extra Terrestrial (October 29 @ Revue Cinema)
Halloween isn't just about horror and blood. Revisit the magic of childhood with Spielberg's E.T., playing at Revue Cinema.
A Night to Dismember (October 28 @ Bangarang)
Dying to party? You'll love Bangarang's spooky prom, loaded with jello shots, prom kings & queens, and nostalgia.
Temple of Terror (October 28 @ Nickel9Distillery)
A night of revelry and riot inside the Temple of Terror in the heart of the Junction.
The Offering Halloween Bash (October 28 @ Blood Brothers Brewing)
Join Blood Brothers Brewing for a night of dancing and drinking at the new venue's very first Halloween bash.
Pitbull Halloween (October 28 @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre)
The Phoenix becomes the ultimate Pitbull party spot, featuring world class DJ's, incredible productions, ghoulish decor and surprises at every corner.
Monsters Ball 11 (October 28 @ Nest)
Sold out 10 years running, this party is more fun than you had as a kid, guaranteed.
The Dancing Dead (October 28 @ The Rec Room)
Faded DJs FBomb & Ry-Fi to bring the night to life with the hottest hip-hop, R&B and dancehall tracks.
Fear Factory (October 28 @ Toronto Event Centre)
Grey Goose, Bacardi & Rmy Martin are on board to bring you the best party the Toronto Event Centre has ever seen.
Rue Morgue Presents: The Night We Turn 20 (October 28 @ Velvet Underground)
Rue Morgue returns to Toronto to celebrate two decades of horror with THE NIGHT WE TURN 20 Anniversary Halloween Party
Addisons In Wonderland (October 28 @ The Addisons Residence)
The family invites you to the Halloween edition of Addisons in Wonderland at their residence. Dress up and join in on the ghoulish activities.
SLAY - A Pride Toronto Halloween T-Dance (October 29 @ '1871' Berkeley Church)
Pride Toronto is hosting their first ever Halloween event, providing a $500 prize for best costume and bringing a lineup of DJ and drag performances.
It's Not Sunday Halloween Party (October 29 @ Uniun Nightclub)
Nevermind the fact you have work the next day, head out to this haunted night of hip hop.
Twin Peaks Halloween Party (October 31 @ Sneaky Dee's)
What happened to Laura Palmer? Help solve the mystery by dancing and dressing the part!
Halloween on Church Street (October 31 @ Church Street)
Watch Church Street come alive on the big night, soaking in the costumes, creepiness, and general thrill of a good old fashioned street party.
TKBA Goes Cosplay Ball (October 31 @ Tranzac Club)
After showing off your costume on Church Street, rush over to the Tranzac club for a night of ballroom magic.
Creatures of the Night (October 28 @ CODA)
Music by MC Flipside, Addy, Quim, Oddio, Mili & Mo, all for $20 at Code.
Halloqween feat. Macy Rodman and Mister Wallace (October 28 @ The Garrison)
Macy Rodman slayed the stage her first time at Hotnuts, now she is back to drop some nugs from her debut album, The Lake.
CHUNK o' FUNK Halloween Blowout! (October 28 @ Danforth Music Hall)
Cryogenic funksters CHUNK o' FUNK are back, bringing their bodacious brand o' FUNK to your stratosphere to bewitch our booties.
Punk Goes Diva (October 31 - November 1 @ Lee's Palace)
Catch local bands dressing up and taking on hits from pop divas like Taylor Swift, Madonna, and Carly Rae Jepsen.
Cattle Decapitation, Revocation & More at Opera House (October 31 @ The Opera House)
Exclaim! Aggressive Tendencies Presents Cattle Decapitation, Revocation, Full of Hell, and Artificial Brain at this all ages show.
Mad House at The Madison Ave Pub (October 31 @ Madison Avenue Pub)
The Madison Ave Pub will transform into a multi-sensory, multi-floor haunted house, loaded with tarot card readers, fire breathers, and more.
Halloween Night at Cherry Cola's. (October 31 @ Cherry Cola's)
Punk, goth, and death rock fans will feel right at home at Cherry Cola's Halloween show.
Night of the Living Dead and The Mask: The Eyes of Hell (October 31 @ TIFF)
Zombies! Psychos! Three-dimensional masks! Ring in Halloween at TIFF Lightbox with a double-screening.
Halloween Movie Party (October 31 @ The Ossington)
Watch some scary movies with and eat candy, popcorn and maybe even pizza. Best costume gets a super sick prize.
Rue Morgue Presents a Screening of Dead Alive (October 31 @ The Royal Cinema)
Rue Morgue’s CineMacabre Movie Nights promise the best of classic and contemporary horror at The Royal Cinema – once a month, every month.
Homesick: The Black Parade Party (October 31 @ Velvet Underground)
The Velvet Underground is hosting an emo Halloween party for the ages, spinning everything from My Chemical Romance to Thirty Seconds to Mars.
by Corey Van Den Hoogenband via blogTO