It’s the nightmare before Halloween, and Montreal’s nightclubs are rising from the dead to bring you one jam-packed weekend of events complete with best costume prizes, spooky décor, and tricks and treats galore.
We’ve compiled a list of the events you simply must check out this weekend.
5000$ for the best Halloween costume@ Sir Winston Churchill Pub [Oct.27]: Sir Winston Churchill Pub invites you to join them on Saturday, Oct 27th in your craziest halloween costume! Best one wins 5000$ cash!
The Drinking Dead @ Abreuvoir [Oct. 27]: If you show up in your costume, you can skip the entry fee as you zombie-walk into this night of the living dead with an expansive hangout area.
CAM GIRL (No Jumper), Siobhan Bell @ Apt. 200 [Oct. 26, 27]: For the weaker of heart, Apt. 200 is throwing some parties that don’t invoke the supernatural… just some otherworldly beats from some of today’s fastest-rising international acts.
Salem Witch Hunt x Murder Mystery @ Blvd44 [Oct. 26, 27]: With the illustrious nightclub redecorated to transport you back in time to the wicked 17th century and the scene of a crime, Blvd44 will be unrecognizable for the weekend, so enter if you dare.
Twisted Fairytale: Halloween @ Bord’Elle [Oct. 25, 26, 27]: Darkness falls across the land when the midnight hour is close at hand… This fairytale-themed all-weekend event at the Old Port’s classy bar and eatery is not one to be missed.
Soiree Halloween Licorne @ Clebard [Oct. 26, 27]: Two back-to-back nights of sparkling unicorn horns – and the most impressive unicorn costume could trot away home with $500 of prizes.
Drink or Treat @ Jet [Oct. 26, 27]: There will prizes to be won and giveaways to be distributed at Crescent’s number-one takeoff spot when it reimagines the classic “trick or treat” slogan for the nightlife culture: “drink or treat.”
Guilty Halloween / No Regrets @ Lobby Bar [Oct. 26, 27]: This slick Plateau spot starts its weekend off with a Guilty Halloween, but recovers the following night with a special ‘No Regrets’ geek night, where Star Wars and Game of Thrones getups are highly welcomed.
Nghtmre b4 Xmas @ New City Gas [Oct. 27]: Halloween costumes are encouraged at this thrilling Festival Karnivale where electrifying EDM promises to ring through the speakers.
Scareo @ Stereo [Oct. 27, 28]: When you want to keep your Halloween soirees going late into the dead of night, why not make your way to the ultimate afterhours venue Scareo (formerly known as Stereo)? Bedouin, Driss Skali, DJ Vibe and Ostrich will all be tearing apart the dancefloor like a deranged chainsaw killer all night long.