Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 9/15/23

Everything Halloween 2023 in Atlanta from parties to dinners to pop-ups and cocktails! Will be updated!

Fri., Oct. 27 – A Live! Halloween Party – Heroes & VillainsThings are getting spooky at Live! At the Battery this October with a Heroes and Villains themed Halloween party! Guests are invited to don their best costumes for a night of exhilarating suspense, where forces of good clash with the shadows of evil in an epic showdown of fun. Featuring great music, craft cocktails and memorable photo opps – this is a can’t miss event. Tickets will be available here soon.

City Winery’s Halloween lineup includes:

City Winery Atlanta invites guests to laugh the night away with comedy with Davi Crimmins and friends paired with music by Blair Crimmins and The Hookers. Plus, the evening will include a costume contest with fun prizes! Tickets are available here

City Winery Atlanta invites all the poor unfortunate souls to this very special Halloween drag brunch! Some of Atlanta’s best drag queens and kings are performing all the Disney hits from everyone’s favorite animated villains! Guests can enjoy brunch along with performances by Edie Cheezburger, EllaSaurus Rex, Mr. Elle Aye, Tugboat the Queen & a very special surprise guest. Tickets are available here

Music-lovers are invited to celebrate the holiday with P-Funk Connection, an Atlanta-based band that has the DNA of Mr. George Clinton and was formed as a group in 2011. Initiated by “P” as in Patty Walker, who has performed and recorded as a vocalist with Rock n Roll Hall of Famer George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic for 30 + years, 9 members from funky backgrounds have united together under her. Tickets are available here.

No one has experienced paranormal investigating like this before. Guests are invited to join Sabrina and Corinne for an exclusive, never before seen live show. Grounded in horror, their friendship will provide comedic relief and heartwarming connection…but uncovering the truth comes with a price. This is Two Girls One Ghost at The Conjuring House. It’s going to be a wild, spooky ride. Tickets are available here.

Sat., Oct. 28, 11am-6pm & 7pm-midnight – Halloween on The Roof at Ponce City Market

On Saturday, October 28, The Roof is hosting a dual experience that spans the realms of all ages. From 11am to 6pm, families are invited to indulge in an annual trick-or-treat event, where little ghouls and goblins can gather treats and play boardwalk games under the daylight’s playful glow.

As the sun sets and the moon rises, the venue will transform into an exclusive 21+ adult evening event from 7pm to midnight. Look out for slashers and scream queens and dance the night away at a scream queen Prom under the Terrace. A costume contest winner will receive a prize valued at $1000, making the night even more electrifying. 

Mon., Oct. 30, 4:30-6:30pm – Trick-or-Treat at Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market welcomes children of all ages to trick-or-treat on Monday, October 30 from 4:30-6:30pm. During the free and open-to-the-public event, restaurants and shops will be handing out over 1,000 pounds of candy to kids in costume!

Sat., Oct. 28, 6-10pm – Masquerade at B.M. Franklin at Buckhead Village

B.M. Franklin & Co invites guests to a curated, experiential night of speakeasy glamor and mad-mask magic featuring Grey Goose cocktails, a custom fascinator and mask bar, pop-up photobooth and custom hat award for Best Mask/Headdress.

Fri., Oct. 27, 6-10pm – Cujo’s “Find Your Boo” Carnival at Fetch at Buckhead Village

Fetch Park invites people to “find your boo” at their spooktacular event featuring costume contests, DJs playing your favorite songs and scary-good specials.

Every Tuesday in October, 7pm – Scream on The Green at Fetch Park at Buckhead Village and The Works

Presented by The Georgia Hemp Co., Fetch park invites movie lovers to watch their favorite Halloween films on the big screen including Caper, Beetlejuice, The Addams Family Values, Goosebumps, Hocus Pocus, Sleepy Hollow and Trick R’ Treat.

Sat., Oct. 28, 8pm-Close – Hogwarts Halloween at Hampton + HudsonCalling all wizards! The Inman Park neighborhood restaurant and bar will host a celebration that’s sure to be magic. The Harry Potter themed event is free and open to the public, and will feature an OMG Photo Booth starting at 8pm, a costume contest with prizes at 11pm, a DJ spinning tunes all night plus food and beverage specials 

Tues., Oct. 31, 8-10pm – Halloween Trivia at Hampton + Hudson

Hampton + Hudson’s weekly trivia night is taking a spooky turn on Tuesday, October 31 with Halloween-themed trivia. Host Adam Greene will challenge contestants with thrilling questions, plus there will be festive food and drink specials, and a costume contest.

Atlanta Eateries Scare Up Spine-Tingling Halloween Events and Offerings

It’s officially Halloween season, and some of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants are taking on the holiday with numerous ways to eat, drink, and be scary. From rooftop fun at Virtue to Halloween candy and wine pairings at Postino WineCafé, revelers can get spooked in the most satisfying ways.

The annual HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern Halloween party is on Saturday, Oct. 28 at both the Halcyon and Atlantic Station locations. The party kicks off at 7 p.m., and guests can expect $5 spooky shots, DJ tunes starting at 8 p.m. and a hair-raising costume contest at 10 p.m. with a $100 gift card prize for the winner. Tables can be booked via OpenTable. Those looking to get the festivities started sooner can join HOBNOB’s Halcyon location for Halcyon’s “Witches Night Out” event on Oct. 19 from 6-10 p.m. with DJ music on the rooftop.

Postino WineCafé—with locations in Buckhead and West Midtown—invites guests to embrace the flavors of the season with suggestions for whimsical wine and candy pairings. Curated by Postino’s vice president of beverage and seasoned sommelier Brent Karlicek, guests are encouraged to try four spine-chilling pairing suggestions: Hi-Rise + Skittles, Fiore Moscato D’Asti + Starburst, Holly’s Way + Caramel Apple Pops, and Mary Taylor’s + Twizzlers.

The Blind Pig Parlour Bar presents The Wicked Pig, a Halloween pop-up through Nov. 4. Patrons can expect spooktacular drinks like Rosemary’s Baby and Vampire’s Kiss as well as scary bites like CharCUTerie if you dare and mummy dogs.The Wicked Pig is open Wednesday-Saturday from 5 p.m. until late now through Nov. 4. Reservations are strongly recommended through OpenTable.

What’s better than having a Halloween party? A Halloween party on a rooftop! Virtue Rooftop, atop 5Church Midtown, is having a wicked Halloween Rooftop party on Oct. 28 from 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Virtue Rooftop has all vibes covered with its three distinct spaces, which include the ballroom, covered patio, and exposed rooftop. Guests are required to wear a costume that adheres to health code standards (no nudity or lewd costumes allowed) and will be greeted with a complimentary welcome glass of Champagne. Tickets are $45 for this 21-and-over event and can be purchased online.

ENZO Steakhouse & Bar Hosts a Spooktacular Halloween Party and Pumpkin Carving Competition

Ghouls, goblins, witches and wizards of all ages are invited to an afternoon of frights, delights and friendly competition during ENZO Steakhouse & Bar’s Spooktacular Halloween Party & Pumpkin Carving Contest. Free to attend and featuring Halloween-themed treats, boo-zy concoctions for the adults and plenty of surprises for the kiddos, guests can enter the pumpkin carving contest  and soak up the fall weather on the covered patio for just $10. Benefiting Two Sparrows Village, a nonprofit organization with a mission to create communities where adults with disabilities can achieve independence, participants will receive a pumpkin and utensils to create their very own jack-o-lantern masterpiece. To raise the stakes, patrons and local businesses in and around the Town at Trilith are invited to enter the competition by dropping off a carved pumpkin along with the $10 entry fee to the restaurant on or by October 28, 2023. Entrants will have the chance to win dinner for six, four, two and more. Competing pumpkins will be on display and available for voting through Tuesday, October 31st at 6 p.m. Winners will be announced on Halloween night during ENZO’s festive dinner service, Pasta, Pumpkins and Potions, filled with frighteningly delicious food and drink specials. For more information or to register for the all ages pumpkin carving contest, visit enzo-itl.com. ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town at Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl. 

Dart to Flight Club for Halloween Weekend 

Gather the crew and step right up to secure a spot for Flight Club’s spooktacular Halloween celebration on Saturday, October 28th. Starting at 7 p.m., partygoers can sip on specialty cocktails straight out of the cauldron like the Blood & Smoke, a tantalizing mix of beet, mezcal and Chile vodka while enjoying an array of treats including seasonal cotton candy. Adding to the eerie evening, guests will be greeted by a tarot card reader and magician, ready to unveil secrets of past, present and future. Flight Club is also hosting a virtual costume contest for a chance to win big. Revelers can snap a hauntingly stylish pic of their costume in the venue, share it on Instagram until Monday, October 30th, and tag @flightclubdartsusa. Voting will take place Halloween night on their Instagram stories and the winner will score the Flight Club Friendsgiving prize, which includes a complimentary 90-minute Social Darts reservation for up to 12 guests, accompanied by a $100 credit for food and beverages, redeemable on or before December 30, 2023. Flight Club Atlanta is located at 1055 Howell Mill Rd Suite 140, Atlanta, GA 30318. For more information, visit https://flightclubdartsusa.com/atlanta/atlanta. Stay connected on Instagram at @flightclubdartsusa

Bid Noni’s Farewell During ‘The Finale’ Halloween Weekend 

While the iconic Edgewood Avenue eatery is preparing to close its doors after 15 years at the end of October, Noni’s still has a few tricks (and treats) up its sleeve. In addition to hosting nonstop events throughout the month, from drag shows and PRIDE parties to a comedy night, on Saturday, October 28th, owner Matt Rupert and his team are throwing one last Halloween bash, The Finale. Beginning at 5 p.m., guests are invited to raise a glass to the beloved neighborhood haunt during the final dinner service, and at 8 p.m., an all-star DJ lineup will take the farewell celebration to the next level, providing the perfect soundtrack for what is sure an epic night for the books. Cover for The Finale at Noni’s is $1.50 and costumes both frightful and delightful are strongly encouraged. Noni’s is located at 357 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312. For more information or to purchase commemorative merchandise, visit www.nonisdeli.com. Stay connected on Instagram and Twitter at @nonisdeli and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nonisbaranddeli

Tee Off Spooky Season at Puttshack Atlanta 

‘Tis the season to get spooky, and Puttshack Atlanta is going all out with a host of frights and delights throughout October 2023. New flavors hit the scene as their menu expands and introduces more globally inspired favorites, from a mouthwatering Bacon Jalapeño Cheeseburger to Lebanese Hummus and Rendang Lettuce Wraps, that will fuel mini golf enthusiasts of any age. Those looking to mix and mingle in style are invited to back-to-back day parties on the patio on Saturdays, October 14th and 21st from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., where guests can lounge by the fire pit and sip on specialty D’USSÉ cocktails while soaking up the sound stylings of local DJs. Halloween weekend only, Puttshack’s Spooky Painkiller cocktail will make a hauntingly delicious appearance on the menu. Guests can enjoy this eerie concoction featuring a mix of rum, fresh orange and pineapple juices, and coconut cream and garnished with black cherry and lychee eyeballs before it disappears until the next year. Puttshack Atlanta is located in West Midtown at 1115 Howell Mill Rd., Atlanta, GA 30318. For more information, call 404.738.7888 or visit www.puttshack.com. Stay connected on Instagram and Twitter at @Puttshack and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Puttshack.  

Barre 3, Brunch, and Boos at TWO Urban Licks 

TWO urban licks’ Barre, Brunch, and Boos is back again this Halloween, and it’s going to be spooktacular. On Saturday, October 21, food and fitness fanatics are invited to participate in a 45-minute Barre3 class followed by a cool down with a complimentary Bloody Mary or mimosa for ages 21 and up. Starting at 9:45 a.m., experience a full-body workout of strength, cardio, and the mind on the patio overlooking the Atlanta BeltLine. Attendees are encouraged to bring a yoga mat, a water bottle, and a towel. Stick around after barre for 10% off brunch favorites, including Fat Elvis French Toast, Crab Cake Benedict, TWO Breakfast, and more. Tickets are on sale for $15. Visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/barre3-brunch-boos-tickets-722264652017?aff=erelexpmlt  to purchase. Reservations are recommended. To make a reservation, call 404.522.4622 or visit twourbanlicks.com. TWO Urban Licks is located on the Atlanta BeltLine in the Old Fourth Ward at 820 Ralph McGill Blvd. Atlanta, GA 30306. Stay connected on Twitter at @2urbanlicks and Instagram at @TwoUrbanLicks and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TwoUrbanLicks.   

A Night of Spells and Spirits at Vesper Atlanta 

Wizarding wonders await in the heart of Glenwood Park as Vesper Atlanta transforms into the Great Hall at Hogwarts. Prepare to embark on a journey into the enchanting realm of Harry Potter on Saturday, October 28, 2023. Beginning at 7 p.m., attendees are invited to don their finest Potter-inspired attire or costume of their choosing for a night full of magical mayhem and lasting memories. The witch or wizard with the most imaginative and spellbinding outfit will have the chance to win a $100 Vesper gift certificate during the high-energy Halloween costume contest. Delve into menu favorites such as the lobster quesadilla, totchos or the pub chicken sandwich as their team brews up whimsical cocktails and captivating zero-proof potions for all. From the dedicated Harry Potter enthusiast to partygoers simply seeking an unforgettable Halloween bash, Vesper promises a magical experience not to be missed. Vesper’s Harry Potter Halloween Bash is free to attend. Vesper Atlanta is open Tuesday through Sunday beginning at 5 p.m. For more information, visit https://www.vesperatl.com or call 404.936.6902. Vesper is located at 924 Garrett St. Suite D, Atlanta, GA 30316. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @vesperatl

Spooky Cocktails at Minero at Ponce City Market!

The Mexican bar and restaurant is pouring three festive cocktails perfect for this spooky season! 

  • Moonlight Marg is made with Tanteo organic blanco tequila, lime juice, Brovo orange liqueur, blackberry purée, lime garnish, & a black salt rim
  • Bruja Brew is a wickedly tasty concoction of blanco tequila, lime juice, Brovo orange liqueur, agave, activated charcoal powder & a lime garnish

Smashing Pumpkins is a delicious take on fall flavor with vodka, pumpkin cream, cinnamon & crushed graham cracker crumbs

Sat., Oct. 28, 6-10pm – Masquerade at B.M. Franklin at Buckhead Village

B.M. Franklin & Co invites guests to a curated, experiential night of speakeasy glamor and mad-mask magic featuring Grey Goose cocktails, a custom fascinator and mask bar, pop-up photobooth and custom hat award for Best Mask/Headdress. Tickets are available here for $25.

Fri., Oct. 27, 7-10pm – Bottle Painting at Gallery Anderson Smith at Buckhead VillageGallery Anderson Smith will celebrate with an enchanting evening of Halloween-themed creativity and delightful libations. Guests will discover the artist within them as the Buckhead Village gallery hosts their Halloween Paint & Sip event, where participants use empty liquor bottles as their canvas, adding a thrilling twist to the artistic journey. All the necessary materials, including paint, brushes, artificial flowers and meticulously cleaned liquor bottles, will be readily provided. While crafting the bottle masterpieces, guests will relish in the flavors of Halloween-inspired libations, thoughtfully curated by THE BARTENDERS CLUB. Attendees are welcome to enhance the enchantment by donning their favorite costume – there’s even a prize waiting for the best-dressed guest! Tickets are available here.