TIP: NYC Halloween Events & Parties 2018

Sept 22 - Oct 29: Fall at NYBG: Spooky Pumpkin Garden
Oct 3 - Oct 30: Nightmare Machine
Oct 26-27: You Are So Lucky Halloween Party
Oct 27: Nomad Hotel's Masquerade Ball
Oct 29: Hulaween Hosted by Bette Midler
Oct 31: 45th Village Halloween Parade
Oct 31: Heidi Klum's Halloween Party
Oct 31: MASCUREAIDS Ball & Afterparty
Oct 31: Halloween at Candytopia

Saturday, September 22 - Monday, October 29, 2018

Sept 22 - Oct 29 | NYBG | Ticketed
The Everett Children’s Adventure Garden gets a spooky Halloween makeover with eye-popping pumpkins, silly scarecrows, and plenty of fun! Every day kids can explore more than 100 larger-than-life friendly scarecrows set among nearly 1,000 rare and unusual pumpkins and gourds; pot up a black coleus plant to take home; put on a show at the Pumpkin Puppet Theater; and investigate a mysterious Victorian playhouse to learn all about bats. Weekends bring even more fall fun with pumpkin-carving demonstrations by some of NYC’s best artists and interactive demonstrations featuring creepy creatures such as giant bats and reptiles.

Wednesday, October 3 - Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Oct 3-30 | Brooklyn | Ticketed
DreamMachine is turning dreams into nightmares! From the creators of Dream Machine, a spooky surprise is coming soon! Explore the dark side of your subconscious at the NightmareMachine ~ a limited run Halloween themed installation that will give you plenty of scare to share! Opens October 3! 

Friday, October 26 - Saturday, October 27, 2018

You Are So Lucky
Oct 26/27 | Brooklyn | Ticketed
This October, You Are So Lucky and MATTE are taking over a once-abandoned set of historic raw spaces on the broken banks of Brooklyn. There, we are constructing an expansive landscape of sight and sound, of the spirit and the animal, of the high and the low, of the light and the dark. This will only happen once. RSVP for ticket release announcement!

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Oct 27 | Nomad Hotel | Ticketed
Each year at The NoMad hosts Their annual Masquerade Ball--a black tie, masks-required affair. Masquerade 2018 will be held on Saturday, October 27th. To be notified when tickets go on sale please enter your email here!

Monday, October 29, 2018

Oct 29 | The Cathedral of St. John The Divine | Ticketed
Are you ready to explore the final frontier? Well then fire up your rockets and join us for NYRP’s Hulaween in the Cosmos, on Monday, October 29, 2018 at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. Celebrating two committed leaders and dear friends of NYRP (Mica Ertegün and Darcy Stacom), this year’s intergalactic extravaganza will feature a Cosmic Costume Contest runway (judged by NYRP Trustee Michael Kors), signature cocktails and a feast by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Events, more stars than the Milky Way, and a galaxy of other surprises (stay tuned for the reveal of our headlining performer – you won’t want to miss them!).

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Oct 31 | 6th Avenue | Costume Required
The famous Halloween parade lines up on 6th Avenue between Spring and Broome Streets and travels North on 6th Avenue to 16th Street. For ONLY those in costume the entrance is on 6th Avenue at Canal Street between 6:30PM and 8:30PM.

Heidi Klum's Halloween Party
Oct 31 | Invite Only 
Heidi Klum's annual celeb studded Halloween Party.

Oct 31 | 150 1st Avenue, 4th Floor | Tickets available
Benefit Masquerade Ball followed by the Official NYC Halloween Parade Afterparty with a $5,000 Best Costume Prize. All proceeds support the Research Foundation to Cure AIDS (RFTCA), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

Oct 31 | Penn Plaza | Tickets available
Candytopia NYC has some sweet surprises up their sleeves just for Halloween, including visits from the Phantom of Candytopia who will be bringing spooky, sweet fun to the space. There will also be special treats for guests of all ages who come in costume (in addition to the candy assortment already available in each of the 12+ rooms!)