EVENTS10/25 - 11/3
Twin Cities Horror Festival - Southern Theater
Event Link : ThriftyHipster Link
Saturday, October 27th
Amsterdam Bar, $15/20
A sexy Halloween show with the girls of Le Cirque Rogue! Come see them perform the Ballet of the Dolls with live music from the Fates Palette and Cournty McLean and the Dirty Curls. But that's not all! This party is packed with crowd-interacting feats of freakishness by the Switchblade Side Show; carnival-style performers of straightjacket escapes, razor swallowing, whips, and magic. Oh, and tarot reading too! Costume Contest at 12am.
Halloween Costume Party
Memory Lanes, Free
Come celebrate the festivities with live music and bowling! 2nd Annual costume contest and Halloween party with Prissy Clerks, Food Pyramid, Friends by Fire. DJ Garrison Grouse and VJ Mach Fox keep the party moving.
Wednesday, October 31st
First Avenue, $5 adv, $10 door
They really aren't lying. I've been to this party several years in a row. Sure, I TRIED to change it up. Did the club thing at Soundbar and Lounge. Tried the burbs and Myth. I even went to campus Library... But NEVER will you have so much fun than at First Avenue. This annual event brings out the biggest party and best costumes! DJ's Soviet Panda, Espada, Smitty, Roy Freedom, and many more play in the main room, entry, and Record Room.
The contest it's self is for $1000, so make sure you get there early to get in the entry pool. Hosted by drinking with Ian.
Psychotic Halloween Costume Party
Phycho Suzi's, $30-35 All inclusive, 7-10pm
Don't want to worry about buying drinks all night? Then come down to Psycho Suzi's Shangri-La Cocktail Lounge where your ticket gets you unlimited drinks and a little bit of nosh as well. Live music, slasher films, photo booth, and a whole lot of shenanigans...
Clubhouse Jaeger, $8-10, $5 after 10pm
Back the flash and glam of the 1920's! DJ Dirty McKenzie is teaming up with Blacklist Vintage to bring an awesome costume contest and prohibition-era drink specials and appetizer buffet. Photo booth too! After 10pm Dirty, Bryann Gerrard, and SL8R
Also this holiday season...Phantasmagoria - Saturday November 3
Rock the Cause, $30
Dress up like your favorite rock star and come Rock the Cause! This party is held at 2601 Sunset Blvd next to Lake of the Isles... This is a REAL cool place; 35 themed rooms, nosh from Muddy Paws and Bikery Du Nord, and free drinks from Schells and Saint Croix Vineyards. Live music with Viva Kinevil.
Kieran's Irish Pub, $5 (donation)
Dress up like your favorite writer or just come by and enjoy the ambiance. An event featuring Oscar Wilde, Mark Twain, Anne Sexton, Virginia Wolf... they'll all be there. Open mic reading at 6:15pm then a Quija seance with local authors Scott Wrobel, Matt Rasmussen, Nona Carlson and hosted by radio Paranormal's Dave Schrader. Costume prizes and parlor games.