If you love dressing up for Halloween and are looking for somewhere to show off your costume, here are some of the fabulous adult Halloween parties happening in the Phoenix and Scottsdale area.
FOUND:RE “Zombie Takeover” Party
On Saturday, October 27, guests and locals alike can experience a frightfully fun “Zombie Takeover” party in honor of Halloween at the FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel on Central Avenue from 6:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Attendees are encouraged to dress in their scariest or most creative costume and get into the Halloween spirit for a spook-filled night where zombies will take over the entire hotel. The party is open to the public and there is no entry fee. For more details, call 602.875.8000.
Monster’s Block 2018
On October 27, El Hefe Tempe and Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Tempe are teaming up to take over 6th Street and throw a Halloween Block Party. There will be a massive 50-foot stage with LED screens to watch the ASU/USC game before the Valley’s hottest DJs take over. There will be a costume contest and a $2500 cornhole contest. A $10 early-bird ticket gets you into El Hefe, Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row, and the Block Party.
Afterlife at W Scottsdale
Dare to defy as you choose your place in either Heaven or Hell. Embrace your alter ego as the W hotel in Old Town Scottsdale transform the WET Deck into the Afterlife on Saturday, October 27. General Admission tickets start at $40. For VIP table reservations and ticket packages, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 602.405.0099. This event is 21 and up, doors open at 9pm. Buy tickets online at go.ordermytix.com/event/w-scottsdale-halloween-2018.
Most Unusual Rooftop Halloween Party
Celebrate Halloween on Saturday, October 27, with LUSTRE Rooftop Bar in downtown Phoenix. They will transform the rooftop deck into an American Horror Story-themed carnival party, in partnership with Hendrick’s Gin. Guests will enjoy live performances from circus performers, DJ Stoney Pie, a selfie station, festive large-format cocktails, and a special small-bites menu. Dress in your best turn-of-the-century costumes for a chance to win hospitality packages in downtown Phoenix. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.
Talking Stick Resort presents Wicked Ball in the Grand Ballroom on October 27. The three-room bash will feature a carnival room, outdoor ultra lounge, and EDM superstar duo Nervo. Dress up in your most creative costume for a chance to take home a share of $10,000 cash. The LIVE 101.5 Morning Mess will act as the contest’s emcee. Advanced ticket pricing starts at $50. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit bit.ly/WickedBall.
Halloween Costume Party at Padre Murphy’s
On October 27, at 8pm, Padre Murphy’s on 43rd Avenue and Bell Road in Glendale will be hosting a Halloween Costume Party. The party will include Halloween jello shots, drinks specials, and giveaways. Music and entertainment provided by DJ Patrick and Tiffany from Name That Tune AZ and a costume contest. Admission is free.
Raven Events’ 13th Annual Halloween Bash
Raven Events is bringing their Halloween Bash to the grand two-level showroom of the fabulous Talking Stick Resort on October 27th. This is one of their signature events of the year and if you’ve attended before, you know how fantastic it is. Guests will enjoy top-notch entertainment on stage along with specialty theme-related cocktails, haunting décor, and a must-see costume contest. The large dance floor will be a dream come true for the avid dancers in the house and the upstairs balcony will offer additional seating with a bird’s eye view of the entire Halloween party with its own full bar. General admission is $25 before the day of the event.
Nightmare on Princess Drive: King Tut’s Tomb
Enter at your own risk! King Tut’s Tomb has been opened, and Egyptians reign the night. Join the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess at The Plaza Bar October 27th for their 9th Annual Nightmare on Princess Drive. They will have a live DJ, specialty cocktails and a costume contest at midnight with prizes. The event is open to ages 21 and older and admission is complimentary but parking is $5 for self-park, $8 for valet. Ghouls can (sigh) rest in peace and comfort with a reserved table and bottle service by calling 480.585.2694.
Camp Crystal Lake
Camp Social in central Phoenix celebrates the Halloween holiday with a special “Camp Crystal Lake” (from Friday the 13th) celebration October 27th through October 31st until 2:00 a.m. Beginning on Saturday, October 27th guests will enjoy food and drink specials and a Pumpkin Launching Contest ($5.00 per pumpkin to participate; all proceeds will benefit the Susan G. Komen organization). There will also be spooky Halloween films on all of the televisions, themed music throughout, creepy guests available for photographs, and more. Guests who bring in a carved or drawn pumpkin will receive a FREE s’mores dessert. Admission is free.