Valley Girl has rounded up some of the best Halloween parties and events in Phoenix to see and be spooked this year. Trick or treat!
What: Glow in the Dark Party, where partygoers dress up in glow-in-the-dark clothing, jewelry and makeup to dance the night away illuminated under black lights.
When: Friday, Oct. 25, at 7 p.m.
Where: The Shoutout! House, Westgate City Center, Loop 101 and Glendale Avenue
Details: 623-772-1500 theshouthouse.com
What: Halloween Howl. Enjoy a full night of Halloween-themed fun at The Venue Scottsdale’s Halloween Howl. Continuous music by the Chris Parker Project band and DJ Mike G will play while guests enjoy drinks and bites, creepy soothsayers, a photo booth, and costume contest. All ticket proceeds will benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Phoenix.
When: Saturday, Oct. 26, from 8 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: The Venue Scottsdale, 7117 E. Third Ave.
Details: 480-945-5551, thevenuescottsdale.com
What: Resident Evil Halloween. As arriving guests ascend the stairs with blood-splattered walls, the undead await them at the top within the transformed walls of the W Scottsdale’s Resident Evil Halloween bash. Join the fun with beats by DJ Soulman, a photo booth, and drinks and food specials.
When: Saturday, Oct. 26, at 8 p.m.
Where: the Wet Deck at W Scottsdale, 7277 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale
Details: 480-306-5845, wscottsdalehotel.com
What: Haunted Hotel Ball. Dress your best and compete in a costume contest for a $1,000 prize and dance the night away as 101.5 JamZ DJ Decipha and DJ Tranzit spin tunes into the wee hours.
When: Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: Hotel Valley Ho, 6850 E. Main St., Scottsdale
Details: 480-374-1842, hauntedhotelball.com
What: AZ Zombie Prom. This family-friendly event will host freak-show performers, fire eaters, food trucks and live entertainment from Three Bad Jacks, 12 Step Rebels and more. At midnight, a King and Queen of the Zombie Prom will be crowned.
When: Friday, Nov. 1, from 6-11:30 p.m.
Where: Fear Farm, 2209 N. 99th Ave., Phoenix
Details: 602-348-7179, azzombieprom.com