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The Best Places To Celebrate Halloween in Toronto

The Best Places To Celebrate Halloween in Toronto

The Best Places To Celebrate Halloween in Toronto

Halloween falls on a Monday this year, which means there will be an entire weekend of parties and events leading up to trick-or-treat day. If you haven't got your plans or a costume sorted yet, TasteToronto is here to help with at least one of those tasks. Here are some of the best places to celebrate Halloween.

2000 Meadowvale Rd

Toronto Zoo

Toronto Zoo

Head to the Toronto Zoo after the sun goes down to learn more about the unique characteristics of nocturnal creatures and how they manage to live in the dark. You'll also get a chance to "communicate” with the Arctic wolves during a hike to their enclosure. This event runs from the 27th to the 30th.

888 Yonge St

The Concert Hall

The Concert Hall

One of the city's hottest party promoters, Promise, is bringing the beats to The Concert Hall at Davenport and Yonge. The former Masonic temple is the perfect venue to host a lineup of techno and house DJs coming in from Montreal. Advance tickets are available on TicketWeb.

461 King St W

Arcane

Arcane

Hit up an assortment of the city's best venues with the King Street Club Crawl's Haunted Halloween event. Wristbands get you access to Arcane, Juliet, Century and a fourth mystery spot at the end of the night. There is also a chance to win complimentary bottle service all night long - dress to impress.

288 Bremner Blvd

Ripley's Aquarium

Ripley's Aquarium

Dark Waters returns to Ripleys Aquarium on Friday, October 28th. You not only get to see the amazing creatures, but there will also be live music, specialty bars and spooky snacks. This is a 19+ event and tickets are available online. Be aware full face masks aren't permitted for the well-being of the animals.

592 Sherbourne St

Maison Selby

Maison Selby

If you are looking for some seriously good eats along with an amazing atmosphere, head to Maison Selby's Soirée Hantée Halloween House Party on October 29th. A ticket includes: bites, bubbly, cocktails and a drag show, plus prizes for top costume.

184 Pearl St

Black Pearl

Black Pearl

Newly opened Black Pearl is hosting a Horror Halloween Show with a live band, DJs and a host of other special performances. Expect the unexpected at this grown-up hang-out. Tickets can be bought in advance or at the door on October 29th.

225 Richmond St W Suite 100

The Fifth Social Club

The Fifth Social Club

The Fifth Social is a spot where a mixture of partiers can dance the night away in the city's Entertainment District. This year they are bringing two nights of treats and thrills with their Haunted House Party. Prizes will be awarded for the best costume. Guest list is recommended.

739 Queen St W 2nd Floor

Offworld Bar

Offworld Bar

Another spot that already oozes Halloween vibes is the newly opened Offworld Bar on Queen West. It's got a Sci-Fi theme and promises to live up to its name on Friday, October 29th, with an eclectic mixture of tunes, live DJs, and a costume contest. Tickets are $15 in advance.

866 Bloor Street West

The Black Lagoon

The Black Lagoon

Black Lagoon is a Halloween pop-up running all month long near Bloor and Ossington. This bar is like a miniature haunted house, complete with a cloudy LED roof, hanging skulls and a list of delicious themed drinks. Costumes are encouraged and be ready for some spooky surprises.

142 Cumberland St

Hemingway's Restaurant

Hemingway's Restaurant

In Yorkville, Hemingways is holding a silent disco on their rooftop patio. Guests will receive a pair of wireless headphones on arrival; then it's up to you to decide where the night takes you, whether it's 2000s throwbacks or top 40. You can adjust the volume on your own and those around you can see what you are listening to by the colour on your headset.

580 Church St

Storm Crow Manor

Storm Crow Manor

Storm Crow Manor is already getting in the spooky spirit with some seasonal cocktails, but on Sunday, October 30th, they are pulling out all the stops. The iconic manor setting will be fully decked out for a night of dancing, craft beer tastings and food. There is also a costume contest. Advance tickets are already sold out, but you may be lucky enough to get in at the door.

The Best Places To Celebrate Halloween in Toronto

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The Best Places To Celebrate Halloween in Toronto

Brianne Shuhany

Brianne Shuhany

Halloween falls on a Monday this year, which means there will be an entire weekend of parties and events leading up to trick-or-treat day. If you haven't got your plans or a costume sorted yet, TasteToronto is here to help with at least one of those tasks. Here are some of the best places to celebrate Halloween.

461 King St W

Arcane

Arcane

Hit up an assortment of the city's best venues with the King Street Club Crawl's Haunted Halloween event. Wristbands get you access to Arcane, Juliet, Century and a fourth mystery spot at the end of the night. There is also a chance to win complimentary bottle service all night long - dress to impress.

142 Cumberland St

Hemingway's Restaurant

Hemingway's Restaurant

In Yorkville, Hemingways is holding a silent disco on their rooftop patio. Guests will receive a pair of wireless headphones on arrival; then it's up to you to decide where the night takes you, whether it's 2000s throwbacks or top 40. You can adjust the volume on your own and those around you can see what you are listening to by the colour on your headset.

580 Church St

Storm Crow Manor

Storm Crow Manor

Storm Crow Manor is already getting in the spooky spirit with some seasonal cocktails, but on Sunday, October 30th, they are pulling out all the stops. The iconic manor setting will be fully decked out for a night of dancing, craft beer tastings and food. There is also a costume contest. Advance tickets are already sold out, but you may be lucky enough to get in at the door.