24 Best Denver Halloween Parties, 2010
Halloween weekend is just a few days away, and Denver is overflowing with ghostly activities. We know it's a daunting to keep track of all the events, so we've compiled a handy list of two-dozen ways for you to get your Halloween on. Whether you're interested in dance parties, rock shows or noisy haunted houses, we've got you covered this weekend. And if we happened to leave out an event you're stoked about, feel free to hype it below. The more the merrier.
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Friday, October 29
DIY or Die Fest
Where: Astroland (4410/4415 North Broadway, Boulder, 8 p.m.)
Bands: Conjugal Visits, the Omens, Lust-Cats of the Gutters, Black Acid Devil, School Knights, Thee Goochi Boiz, Gangcharger and more
Who should go: Anyone who is interested in a big-ass DIY party is going to find a lot to enjoy here. You're probably not going to find the slutty girl costumes like you would over by the frat-houses, but we're pretty sure you'll have blast if you're interested in a good party.
SoCo Halloween Club Crawl (10th and Lincoln/Broadway, 9 p.m.)
Where:The Church, City Hall, Bar Standard, Vinyl
Bands: Tons of DJs
Who should go: If you love the atmosphere of 10th and Broadway on the weekend, you'll adore it on Halloween weekend. All the clubs have special events going on but the theme is simple: dance, dance, dance.
Women's Halloween at Tracks may include more than one meat dress
Where: Tracks (3500 Walnut, 9 p.m.)
Bands: DJ Shannon, DJ Markie
Who should go: Woman for one, and probably anyone looking to win some cold hard cash for their costume, as there will be a $250 prize for the best.
Where: Boulder Theater (2032 14th Street, 8 p.m. $39.50)
Bands: DeVotchKa, Snake Rattle Rattle Snake
Who should go: The only thing we really need to do here is list the two bands playing and seeing as how we've already done that, we're pretty certain you've already ordered tickets or moved on to the next one on the list.
Hot Congress Halloween Show
Where: Skylark Lounge (140 S. Broadway, 9 p.m.)
Bands: Lil, Slugger, Bury My Bones, Girls Walk By, Fingers of the Sun, Kissing Party, The Don'ts and Be Carefuls, Hindershot
Who should go: Anyone who often finds themselves at the Skylark on a normal weekend will likely find plenty to enjoy for Halloween.
Halloween Pajama Party
Where: Cervantes (2637 Welton, 7 p.m. $10)
Bands: Bop Skizzum, Break Through Beautiful and Petals of Spain
Who should go: Well, if you're a fan of pajama parties, you'll have plenty to love here. If nothing else, you'll finally have an excuse to drink booze in your pajamas and not have it be exceptionally creepy.
Where: Casselman's (2620 Walnut, 8 p.m. $8)
Bands: Hypnautic, King Tef, 8th Element, Mista Poedic, Johnnu Rocketz, No 1 Left Standing, Julox, Gemer Life, DA Dubb, Lyrix
Who should go: This will be on of the most bumping spots north of downtown on Friday, so if you're looking to show off you're fancy new costume and get down to some hip-hop, you should have plenty to rejoice for here.