5 events where you can show off your Halloween costume this weekend

Oct 25 2018, 5:48 pm

If you can’t wait to dress up for Halloween, don’t worry, you won’t have to sit on that costume until next Wednesday.

There are plenty of events around Calgary where you’re encouraged to be as creative as possible with your outfit, and a bunch of them are happening this weekend!

Throw on that costume, grab a few friends, and head out to any one of these awesome events.

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The Beverley Thrillbillies Halloween Bash

Throw on your scariest costume and your best dancing shoes to join The Beverley Thrillbillies for a rockin’ Halloween Bash. Mike Lownsbrough and his band will keep you entertained with their unique brand of Rockabilly music with a dash of Outlaw Country to boot.

When: Friday, October 26
Time: Doors open at 8 pm
Where: Stetson Pub – 10002 Macleod Trail Southeast
Tickets: $15 online, $20 at the door

Halloween Movie Marathon by CUFF

The Calgary Underground Film Festival is hosting a 12-hour long horror movie marathon spanning seven different titles. There will be giveaways and prizes throughout the night, so the movies aren’t completely non-stop, and there will be a costume contest at midnight.

When: Saturday, October 27 to Sunday, October 28
Time: Doors at 6 pm, show from 7 pm to 7 am
Where: Globe Cinema – 617 8th Avenue SW
Tickets: $20, online or at the door

Paranormal Halloween Party

Discover the supernatural at the Rose & Crown Pub’s Halloween Party this Sunday for a night that will feature ghosts, drinks, and psychic readings. Ghost Hunt Alberta will be on hand to investigate the pub for any signs of departed souls.

When: Sunday, October 28
Time: 7 to 11 pm
Where: Rose & Crown Pub – 1503 4th Street SW
Tickets: $30 online

Telus Spark Halloween Party 2018

What: The Adults-Only Night at Telus Spark is a little different this month. Instead of taking place on the second Thursday like they do any other month of the year, this October’s event will be held on October 27 — just in time for a little Halloween celebration.

The Spark Halloween Party will be held at a converted Telus Spark, deemed a “mad science lab of horror” by the museum’s website.

When: Saturday, October 27
Time: 7 pm to 1 am
Where: Telus Spark — 220 St. George’s Drive NE
Tickets: $75, available online

Walk the YYC’s Dine and Dash: Boos and Booze Edition

What: Begin your night at the Bank and Baron and enjoy a spooky drink and three-course meal at the Vault. After dinner, you’ll get a tour of the city from the dark side in an Amazing Race-style scavenger hunt. Prepare to be spooked!

When: Friday, October 26
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: The Bank and Baron – 125 8th Avenue SW
Tickets: Online, $125

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