Halloween is around the corner and there is no lack of things to do, places to go and good times to be had on Fort Lauderdale Beach. And whether you have plans or still trying to gather your ghouls and figure out where to go, you may want to check out our roundup of happenings below.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25
Dogs, Beaches, and Brews
Dog owners and lovers come out for this monthly free event to benefit Everglades Angels Dog Rescue. Bring your dog to the beach to meet and socialize with other dog owners or simply allow your dog to enjoy the beach. Free Drink with $5 Donation during the after-party at the World Famous Parrot Lounge. A Halloween Doggie Costume Contest will take place at 8 pm. The best-dressed dog will win the grand prize! View Details
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26
W Fort Lauderdale Night of 1,000 Gagas
W Fort Lauderdale pays tribute to the ultimate icon with Night of 1,000 Gagas. Come dressed in your favorite Gaga look or Halloween costume on Saturday, October 26 at 10 PM. Dance to epic Gaga beats all night long by DJ JOSHUA ATOM. Along with host: NICOLE HALLIWELL there will be special performances by drag superstars: NICKY MONET + SASHA LORDS + MORPHINE LOVE plus appearances by: ERIKA NORELL, CARMEN ADORE and
JASMINE LORDS. Dress up as Lady Gaga little Monsters and win prizes for MOST ICONIC LOOK & BEST TOUR LOOK. Complimentary Admission / 21+ / $10 valet. In collaboration with 93.9MIA. Pick up your Free Tickets while they last.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30
1st Annual Boos Cruise: A Pub Crawl on A1A
Come for the Boos and Stay for the Treats. Fort Lauderdale Beach restaurants, Spazio, Blondies, Tsukuro, Rock Bar and Cafe Ibiza are hosting their 1st annual Boos Cruise Pub Crawl on Wednesday, October 30 from 6:30 - 9:00 pm. Stoll A1A and sample 8 spirits and brews from Ketel One, Hiro Sake, RumHaven Coconut Rum, Corona, Modelo, Pacifico, Funky Buddha, and High Noon Sun Sips. Attendees will receive a raffle ticket at each stop, giving them a chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to attend the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Tickets range from $5 - $10; or free with the purchase of a $50 gift card. View details & ticket information at www.BoosCruise.Eventbrite.com
AHS: 1984 Meet & Viewing Party
Join Blondies Sports Bar for a #campy evening of terror at every turn, every Wednesday night, for their American Horror Story 1984 fan meet up and viewing party at the Back Bar. Lights Out / Sound Up for the Show with complimentary Popcorn and Drink Specials throughout the broadcast. View details
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31
Treats or Drinks? Why not both? Tsukuro unveils their new Thursday Night, Martini Night, Thursday, October 30 with 50% off all specialty cocktails, all day for guests dressed in costume from 11 am - 11 pm.
5th Annual Halloween Funky Fun Run
The weekly event that marries running and beer host their 5th Annual Halloween Bash with a twist. Dress up in your Halloween costume and join hundreds of fun runners for a 5K run or walk followed by a costume party and contest with food and beer at the gorgeous Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort. All Ages. Advanced Registration. View Details.
Halloween Party and Costume Contest
Lona will host a Halloween Bash featuring DJ YSL, a costume contest and specialty dishes and cocktail offerings on Thursday, October 31st beginning at 6 PM. Come one, come all - but make sure you are dressed to impress! Costume Contest Prizes: 1st Prize: Weekend Stay at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort in the Presidential Suite // 2nd Prize: Dinner for 10 Guests, Tasting Menu prepared by Chef Jorge Gutierrez // 3rd Prize: Brunch for 6 Guests. View Details
The Wreck Bar Aquamen
The Wreck Bar at B Ocean Resort hosts “Flashback to the ’80s” party featuring the AQUAMEN performing in an underwater burlesque show The mer-men will put on a special one-night-only production featuring characters from the 1980s (think “Top Gun,” “Risky Business," Boy George) with a food and cocktail menu riffing off of horror movies (think “Halloween," “Friday the 13th,” “Gremlins”). The show will go live at 9 p.m. Reservations are encouraged by emailing Restaurant.reservations@BOceanFortLauderdale.com.
For more information, call 954-245-3836
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2
Silvio Rodrigues Music Presents THE DANCING DEAD Halloween Extravaganza at McSorley Beach Pub and Rooftop Lounge on Saturday, November 2. Music by Ivano Bellini, Silvio Rodrigues, Sebastian H, Teshna M, Saundra Gaston Da Silva, Paublini Jay Toledo, Gioh Cecato, Nando Torres and Paul Seb. Live Violinists, Art Exhibitions, Body Painting & more. 21+
$10 reduced on guest list before 12am. $20 anytime entry. Doors Open at 10 pm. For details, visit the McSorley's Facebook Page