Halloween weekend is shaping up to be pretty epic this year, thanks to Halloween falling on a Saturday. That means there are going to be three-plus days of Halloween festivities blanketing Fort Lauderdale Beach. On top of all that, Sunday also marks the end of Daylight Savings Time, which means there’s an extra hour to celebrate this Halloween weekend.
Read on for our day-by-day guide to Halloween weekend, Thursday, October 29 through Sunday, November 1.
Thursday, October 29:
Spooky Funky Fun Run
On Thursday, October 29 the Funky Fun Run is getting spooky with a costume fun run and reception at the Westin Beach Resort. Free Funky Buddha beer, refreshments and music! Prizes and raffles for best dressed and more! For more information, please call us at (954) 565-9400. View Details
Friday, October 30:
Dos Caminos Dia de los Muertos Special Menu
Dogs, Beaches and Brews Halloween Edition
Bring your dog to the beach anytime beginning at 5pm to meet and socialize with other dog owners or simply allow your dog to enjoy the beach ! Then head over to the World Famous Parrot Lounge at 911 Sunrise Lane for doggie happy hour ! The dog beach is at A1A and Sunrise Blvd and north. Look for the Dogs Beaches and Brews feather banner!
Halloween Doggie Costume Contest at 8p. Best dressed dog will win the grand prize!
Haunted Hotel Full Moon Party
Something frightening is haunting The Atlantic Hotel & Spa this Halloween…
Are you ready to be spooked? Party with the most fabulous ghouls and goblins this fall on the 5th Floor Oceanfront Terrace. Dinner will be served as the full moon beckons the scariest creatures in South Florida. Enjoy live entertainment, music, a costume contest and more! View Details
Rock the Discotech
DJ Mike Miro and Friends will be Spookin’ It Up as they prepare to Rock the Discotech at Rock Bar for you on Mischief Night. The beats kick off at 10pm with sounds guaranteed to Shake Your Bones until 4 am. As always – NEVER A COVER and 2-4-1 drink and beer bucket specials all night at the bar. FREE first rides via UBER when you download the free Uber iPhone/Android/Windows app and enter the promo code “A1AHALLOWEEN” (or sign up at uber.com/go/a1ahalloween)
Saturday, October 31:
Bubba Gump Shrimp Company
Spazio’s Monster Movie Marathon
Get into the Halloween spirit during Spazio’s all day Monster Movie Marathon geared toward the young and young at heart from 1pm-12 midnight.
1:00 pm – Monster House; 2:30 pm – Ghostbusters; 4:30 pm – Beetlejuice
6:00 pm – Hocus Pocus; 7:30 pm – Sleepy Hollow; 9:30 pm – Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Children can get into character with FREE Face painting, Spooktacular Science Experiments with Ladybug Lori of Beackers & Bugs, and Trick-Or-Treating from 5pm – 7pm and those old enough to imbibe will receive 10% off all bottles of wine, 2-4-1 special cocktails at the bar and other spooky surprises. Live music with Michael Kennedy will take you through the night. View Details
NBVR Candy Village
It’s not about the tricks this Halloween, it’s all about the treats in Fort Lauderdale’s North Beach Village. North Beach Village Resort is inviting kids and adults of all ages, on October 31, 2015 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., to embark on a journey of sweet adventure. The Candy Village trick-or-treat adventure begins at North Beach Village Design located at 600 Breakers Ave, Fort Lauderdale 33304 (corner of Terramar & Breakers). Paid parking will be available in area lots or meters. View Details.
Halloween Block Party along A1A
The Witches Are Brewing Up A Mischievous Night; Werewolves Will Howl, Vampires Will Bite
Five Parties In One, Keep The Fun All In Reach. Because Halloween Is Simply ‘Better On The Beach’
1st annual Halloween Block Party along A1A will transform nearly one block into the largest Halloween event on Fort Lauderdale Beach. Be prepared to experience FIVE Halloween themed events that will test your boundaries and transport you to worlds beyond your imagination! 4pm-4am View details
Halloween Mermaid Show at the Wreck Bar
Kick back with your favorite cocktail and enjoy the special MeduSirena and Aquacats Mermaid Halloween Show at The Wreck Bar at B Ocean Resort.The Wreck Bar opens at 5:30PM and the show starts at 6:30 PM. Happy Hour runs from 5:30 – 7:30 with drink specials and more! Coming in costume? Enter their contest to win a $50 bar tab. View Details
Bahia Cabana Halloween
Join your fellow ghosts and ghouls for a dreadfully good time at Bahia Cabana Beach Resort. Come dressed in your costume for automatic entry into the Costume Contest and 15% off your total bill.
Dia De Los Meurtos
Calling All Souls to Eat. Drink. Dance & Be Scary at Sangrias Mexican Cantina with Live Flamenco & Latin Jazz Music with Danny Garcia and Friends from 7pm – 11pm. Dia De Los Meurtos Photo Op Prop’s, Trick or Treat Candy Piñata at Midnight, Food and Cocktail Specials. View Details
The Walking Dead
HALLOWEEN 2015 Walking Dead party at the W Fort Lauderdale Hotel will feature a Costume Contest and Music by DJ Mark Gallo in Living Room and Music by DJ Richie Rich in Whiskey Blue. $5 Valet parking with validation. For reservations and VIP tables,
call 954-414-8300 or email Capolinario@gerberbars.com. View Details
Blondie Dungeon of Doom
Say the Password at the Door and Enter if you Dare for a night of Creepy Cocktails, Heart-pounding Tunes and a Good Whipping in Blondies Game Room. Free House Shot for all Costumed Guests and other Hair-raising Drink & Shot Specials until 3am. View Details
The Spider Ball
Prepare for a Wickedly Ghoul Time with DJ Robert Patroni spinning a Tangled Web of your favorite House and Open Format tunes at Rock Bar from 10pm – 4am. Costume Contest with $500.00 in prizes for Sexiest Male/Female, Scariest, Most Original, Best Superhero Male/Female, Best Couple and Best Group (3 or more). 2-4-1 Select Drinks, Bottle Specials and More. View Details