5 things to do in Montreal today: Thursday, October 31

Oct 30 2019, 3:10 pm

Halloween falling on a Thursday means there’s ample opportunity to go out and party, dish out candies, or show off your costume. With that in mind, here are a few things to check out in Montreal today, October 31.

Honey’s Halloween Bash

Honey’s haunted Halloween Bash returns tonight and the bar claims it “will be bigger and better than ever.” The popular pub will host live music by Po Lazarus, delicious funky cocktails, and their classic annual costume contest.

The winner of best costume gets a bottle of champagne. It’s like candy for grown-ups.

When: Thursday, October 31
Time: 9 pm Р3 am
Where: Honey Martin Pub, 5916 Sherbrooke
Price: Free admission

Half Moon Run

The Canadian indie rock band is returning home to Montreal tonight and will be rocking out at the beautiful MTELUS Theatre.

The group is known for their heavy use of percussion, and for playing multiple instruments during live performances.

When: Thursday, October 31
Time: 8 pm
Where: MTELUS, 59 rue Ste. Catherine
Price: $49 Р$173, available online

Trick or Drink: Montreal Halloween Bar Crawl

Trick or Drink is offering a different type of door-to-door than Halloweeners are usually accustomed to.

Tonight, drinkers can hit up¬†Mad Hatter Pub, Brutopia Brew Pub, Burger Bar Sir Winston Churchill Pub, Jet Night Club, and Ziggy’s Pub as part of a giant costumed pub crawl.

Registration is open from 11 am to 6 pm. Just follow the steps found on the Eventbrite website.

When: Thursday, October 31
Time: 6 pm Р2 am
Where: Crescent Street
Price: $20 Р$60

The Rocky Horror Show

See the sensational play that sparked an international phenomenon at the timeless Mainline Theatre, on Halloween night (how fitting).

Worlds collide in Richard O’Brien’s musical-theatre masterpiece as camp sci-fi meets sexual exploration, glam rock, and sensual daydreams to treasure forever. Experience the October classic in an intimate experience with a full live cast, band, dancers, and music.

Obviously, dressing up in costume is encouraged.

When: Thursday, October 31
Time: 8 pm
Where: Mainline Theatre, 3997 Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Price:¬†$20 ‚Äď $30, available¬†online

Montreal Fright Night

One of the city’s biggest Halloween parties is happening tonight as Muzique expects more than 1,500 costumed partiers at their popular club.

The venue has a professional photographer on hand as prizes are handed out for best male and female costumes.

When: Thursday, October 31
Time: 10 pm – 3 am
Where: Muzique, 3781 Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Price: $15 Р$20, available online