We’re approaching one of the spookiest and most festive weekends of the year—Halloween. In the Magic City, you can rest assured that everyone will go all out for the occasion in elaborate costumes, with the hottest venues bringing forth unbeatable programming and Halloween-themed festivities.
Here’s where to celebrate Halloween 2018 in Miami:
It’s hard to beat what Miami’s No. 1 nightclub has planned for this year’s pre-Halloween weekend and you will not want to miss out. Get ready for Mentirosa Thursdays—Halloween Edition—kicking off the weekend on Thursday, fashion designer and world-renowned DJ Virgil Abloh on Friday, Cedric Gervais on Saturday presenting Sh!t Show Carnival, and Tory Lanez closing out the weekend at LIV on Sunday. For more information on purchasing tables and tickets, click here.
David Grutman’s other nightlife mecca, STORY, located in the South of Fifth neighborhood is also headling top talent in honor of the weekend. YG will be opening on Thursday night, Armin Van Buuren will be spinning on Friday night, followed by the king of the 305, DJ Khaled, on Saturday night. For more information on purchasing tables and tickets, click here.
E11EVEN will start the Halloween celebrations on Thursday night with their 11-APOCALYPSEparty with Miami-native Joe Maz, followed by Fat Joe returning to center stage for a live performance on Friday. Carnage brings his high energy DJ set on Saturday. Closing out the week-long theme on Halloween is Laidback Luke Wednesday, October 31st. For all E11EVEN Ultraclub, Restaurant, & Rooftop Halloween Event Tickets and VIP Reservations visit www.11miami.com/halloween or call (786) 701-0420
For glamour with a bit of spookiness, head to Halloween at Faena‘s posh Living Room for Night of the Glam Dead on Saturday where Jane Austen meets zombie apocalypse for a freakishly fabulous Halloween celebration presented by Avion Tequila. Get gothic in a Victorian gown and sip on cryptic craft cocktails as live performances by Patrick & The Swayzees and resident DJs electrify the dancefloor. Reservations required and table minimums apply. To RSVP and learn more, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Head to WALL Miami for its sultry pre-Halloween party, The Fetish Ball, on Saturday, October 27, presented by Veuve Clicquot. On Tuesday, October 30, goths and punks rock out on as they celebrate the 10th Annual Walloween bash at the Favela Beach: Glam Rock costume soiree.
1 HOTEL SOUTH BEACH
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Step into Alice And Wonderland’s World at the beautiful 1 Hotel Rooftop for a special Alice in 1Derland Halloween Party. The soiree will take place on Halloween night, Wednesday, October 31st, starting at 9 p.m. Guests will be invited to sip Veuve Clicquot Champagne and enjoy a mystical Alice in 1Derland environment through décor, entertainment and beats by DJ Yissel. Costumes are encouraged, and the event is free and open to the public with RSVP.
KIKI ON THE RIVER
Miami Riverside destination, Kiki on the River, will be hosting two special events for the occasion. The first is Invasion of Mykonos on Saturday from 1 p.m.-close. The Spartacus-themed party will invite guests to rise up to the occasion with their best toga and gladiator attire. Guests can expect ice sculptures and decor fitted for only the greatest Roman warriors and Greek goddesses. On Sunday, from 8 p.m.-11 p.m., the ultimate Sunday Funday gets a dose of Halloween fun as Flo Ridaturns you “right round” with a live performance.