With Halloween around the corner, now’s the time to get a killer costume and celebrate at themed parties in the neighborhood.
Find a Costume
Abracadabra NYC, 19 West 21st Street, (212) 627-5194, @abracadabranyc A local establishment for over 40 years, Abracadabra NYC has all the Halloween costumes, props, and accessories you’ll need. Order ahead online and pick-up in-store.
Local Events & Activities
Día de Muertos, Flatiron North Plaza,(212) 741-2323, @flatironny Join us for our annual Día de Muertos celebration on Wednesday, November 1st from 3 – 7 pm in the Flatiron North Plaza. This free event will feature elements integral to this historical Mexican tradition including baile folklórico and family activities.
Tour of the Dead – Walking Tour, Flatiron Building, (212) 741-2323, @flatironny On Sunday, October 29th at 11 am, join the Flatiron NoMad Partnership and historian, Fred Cookinham, for a free Tour of the Dead – Walking Tour. The tour will feature spooky stories and scary events that happened in the neighborhood, and will begin at the tip of the Flatiron Building on 23rd Street (east of Fifth Avenue).
Barbounia, 250 Park Avenue South, (212) 995-0242, @barbounianyc Join Mediterranean restaurant Barbounia for a Halloween celebration on Tuesday the 31st featuring tasty food, spirited drinks, and music by DJ Jewel. Reservations here.
Barn Joo NoMad, 816 Sixth Avenue, (917) 409-1637, @barnjoo_nomad Korean restaurant Barn Joo NoMad is getting festive with Halloween cocktails, including the Black Cat made with vodka & coffee, Sour Candy Apple with gin & apple, and Pumpkin Patch Pumpkin featuring bourbon & whiskey.
Bounce Sporting Club, 55 West 21st Street, (212) 675-8007, @bouncesportingclub Get in the spirit at Bounce’s Halloween parties Friday the 27th through Tuesday the 31st from 11 pm to 4 am. Costumes are welcome. Tickets here.
Glass Ceiling NoMad, 1204 Broadway, (646) 590-3724, @glassceilingnomad
The fashionable rooftop lounge is celebrating Halloween Weekend with a Tower of Terror Party on Friday the 27th from 6 – 10:30 pm featuring a 2-hour open bar & treats. Reserve your table here.
Hole in the Wall, 37 West 24th Street, (646) 726-4277, @holeinthewall Australian restaurant Hole in the Wall is hosting Halloween Trivia Party with America Josh on Tuesday the 31st from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Costumes are encouraged. Tickets here.
Jewel Thief NoMad, 30 West 30th Street, (646) 547-1408, @jewelthiefnomad
Get spooky at the speakeasy lounge’s Night of the Living Dead Party on Saturday the 28th. Doors open at 9 pm. Tickets here.
John Doe Craft Bar & Kitchen, 253 Fifth Avenue, (646) 882-4007, @johndoenyc Head to John Doe for a frightful Halloween Party on Saturday the 28th. Festivities include drink & food specials, costume contests, and prizes. Call (646) 882-4007 to book your table.
Nubeluz, 25 West 28th Street, (332) 249-8151, @nubeluzbyjose
Head to the 50th floor of The Ritz-Carlton New York, NoMad to the rooftop bar Nubeluz for a Masquerade Party on Tuesday the 31st. Enjoy spooky sounds by DJ Danny Estrella, spectacular skyline views, and a menu featuring premium bar, beverages, and flowing food. Masquerade masks required for entry. Tickets here.
Oscar Wilde NYC, 45 West 27th Street, (212) 213-3066, @oscarwildenyc Enter if you dare! Oscar Wilde NYC is having their Annual Halloween Costume Party on Saturday the 28th. Dress to impress for a chance to win best costume prizes. Reservations here.
Roof at Park South Hotel, 125 East 27th Street, (212) 204-5222, @roofatparksouth
Situated above Park South Hotel, join the Rooftop for a Halloweekend Party on Saturday the 28th from 7 – 10 pm featuring music, food & drinks, tarot card readings, ice luge, and games. Get your tickets before Saturday, October 21st to save 20% or use promo code “Groups20” to get 20% off groups of 6 to 20 people.
SERRA by Birreria at Eataly, 200 Fifth Avenue, (212) 937-8910, @eatalynewyorkcity Kick off your Halloween festivities on Friday the 27th with a party at Eataly’s autumnal rooftop oasis SERRA by Birreria. Tickets here. Also, check out Eataly’s wonderful pumpkin display and choose a pumpkin or two, perfect for carving jack-o-lanterns.
Shinji’s Bar, 37 West 20th Street, (212) 481-2432, @shinjisbar Join Shinji’s bar for Halloween celebration Tricks, Treats, & Toki, on Sunday the 29t, with guest bartenders Brian Evans and Meaghan Dorman. Enjoy cocktails, ice luge shots, and the chance to win prizes in their costume contest. Doors open at 5pm. Tickets here.
Swingers Crazy Golf, 35 West 29th Street, (646) 661-3509, @swingersus
Join Swingers Crazy Golf for a Wicked Weekend from Friday the 27th through Tuesday the 31st, including, a bespoke Halloween cocktail menu, a trick or treat prize wheel and a Spooky Sunday Brunch. Costumes are encouraged. Book here. Also, check out the Spooky Sunday Set that includes unlimited drinks from the Sunday Set menu and all of the incredible Halloween bespoke items, unlimited crazy golf, gourmet street food and a reserved area on Sunday the 29th. Book here.
Tavern 29, 47 East 29th Street, (212) 685-4422, @tavern29 Tavern 29 is hosting a Murder Mystery event with Sarah Cailean who will share true crime stories from 6 – 9 pm on Sunday the 29th. Tickets here.
Bear Donut, 40 West 31st Street, (646) 476-5199, @beardonutinc Treat yourself at the specialty donut shop with spooky specials, including 6 limited-edition donuts and a donut soft serve this Halloween.
Krispy Kreme, 36 East 23rd Street, (315) 203-7058, @krispykreme Now through the 31st enjoy, Scooby-Doo Halloween Doughnuts. From the limited-edition menu, enjoy the Scooby Dooby Doo Doughnut, Mystery Machine, Jinkies! Halloween Orange Sprinkle, and Spooky Monster Cookies n’ Kreme™. Also, try the Cookies & Kreme™ Chocolate Scooby™ Shake.
Maman, 22 West 25th Street, (646) 476-7660, @_mamannyc_ Maman has sweets for halloweekend! Now through Halloween, try spooky, sprinkled boo-rownies or deliciously scary full moon Oreos. And don’t forget to come in costume on Halloween day, there’ll be a spooky surprise waiting for you…
Mangia NYC, 22 West 23rd Street, (212) 647-0200, @mangia_nyc_official
Get spooky with sweet treats from Mangia NYC. Enjoy Spider, Pumpkin, Frankenstein Hand Decorated Butter Cookies, Halloween Lollipops, and French Macarons. Explore more of the limited edition menu here.