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Halloween 2017 Events

October 26 @ 5 PM – 9 PM

Dorchester Brewing Halloween Puppy Yappy Hour

1250 Massachusetts Ave, Dorchester 02125

BYO-Dog on down to Dorchester Brewing Company and hang out on our outdoor patio for a night of Pups! The event will be supporting Great Dog Rescue New England, is a 501(C)(3) non-profit, shelterless, all-breed rescue group headquartered in Massachusetts. Pup costume contest categories include: Creepiest Costume, Cutest Costume and Best All-Around. Free entry.


October 26 @ 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM

Boston Grown-Ups Museum – Fright Night

308 Congress St, Boston, Massachusetts 02210

Prepare to party, play and compete in our best costume challenge and go trick or treating with your friends. Special guest DJ Rich DiMare will keep you dancing all night and provide you with a spooky soundtrack. 21+. Tix $25. Cash bar.


October 27 @ 5 PM – 11 PM

Arch Enemies! Costume Contest & Halloween Party 

Bone Up Brewery / 38 Norman St, Everett, Massachusetts 02149

Come on out for an awesome night of horror rock and metal, dueling beer releases, candy pairings, burgers, comics, prizes, and more… Local comic writer Josh Dahl will be in the house for comic signings, Q&A, an art display, and sales of his revenge series, Below Zero! Prizes will be given out for best Hero/Heroine, Villain/Villaness, and best set of Arch Enemies! Free.


October 27 @ 7 PM – 12 AM

Ghost Ship Harbor

USS Salem / 551 South Street, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

Ghost Ship Harbor is a totally Immersive Haunted Attraction experience.  There are 4 all new attractions on site including Contagion, The Plague, Fear no Evil, and Paranormal Ghost Ship. Be prepared to be scared! Tix $29.99 – $69.99. Parking $5.


October 28 @ 12 PM – 12 AM

10th Annual Great Pumpkin Fest

Cambridge Brewing Company / 1 Kendall Sq, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139

What to expect: Pumpkin beer from across the US – a curated list by Brewmaster Will Meyers! Elevated pub fare by Executive Chef David Drew! Costumes are highly recommended. Tix $30-$35.


October 28 @ 12 PM – 11 PM

Pumpkin Palooza

Lawn on D / 420 D Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02210

Lawn on D’s last special event of the season, complete with Halloween-themed activities for all ages, including pumpkin carving, face painting, magic shows, costume contest fire dancers, live music, and more! This event is free to enter and open to all ages. Food and beverage available for purchase.


October 28 @ 10 PM – 2 AM

Haunted Hotel Halloween Party 

The W Hotel / 100 Stuart St, Boston, Massachusetts 02116

Classic Halloween party complete with cocktails and costumes. 21+. Tix $20 – $30.


October 28 – October 29 @ 10 AM – 4 PM

SoWa Spooktacular!

450 Harrison Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02118

Boston’s biggest Halloween Party with the region’s best makers, farmers, vintage vendors, and food trucks. Activities include pumpkin painting, face painting, magic by Darren Yong Live, spooky cupcake decorating with Bella & Harvey and SoWa’s costume contest. As always, the SoWa Open Market is family friendly, pet friendly, and free!