It's that time of the year again. The time where New Yorkers shed away their designer studs and opt for less restrictive forms of clothing. We've compiled a list of New York's finest Halloween shindigs. Let's get spooky.

Thursday, October 27th

WHAT: Quentin Tarantino Halloween Party

EXPECT: Throw on a costume from your favorite Tarantino flick and enjoy a cocktail on the house to get Halloweekend started. Dress to impress because the best costume gets you a bottle of champagne.

WHERE: Pardon my French, 103 Avenue B, New York

WHEN: Thursday, October 28th from 8pm-2am

RSVP: Email PMFHalloween@yahoo.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 80-90

WHAT: TBA Brooklyn x Vinyl Please. Waxquerade

EXPECT: Atmospheric coffeehouse turned nightclub TBA Brooklyn hosts a Halloween kick off party featuring special performances by dance music activist and DJ Simone Gatto. Best of all? There's no cover.

WHERE: TBA Brooklyn, 395 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn

WHEN: Thursday, October 27th from 10pm to 4am

RSVP: None

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 80-100

WHAT: Brooklyn Bazaar x Cakes Da Kill & SSION

EXPECT: Rapper Cakes Da Killa and collective SSION will be performing at multifaceted Brooklyn Bazaar alongside performers Maluca and Lsdxoxo. Grab a ticket and enjoy live music and drinks.

WHEN: Thursday, October 27th from 7pm to Midnight

WHERE: Brooklyn Bazaar, 150 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn

RSVP: Ticket; $15

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With ticket - 100

WHAT: McCarren Halloween Rooftop Pool Party

EXPECT: The McCarren Hotel & Pool kicks off the weekend with a free Halloween rooftop pool party. Expect live performances by DJ duo Sleep & Boo, Deep Woods, Eric Shans, and Shawn Dexter. A happy hour and food specials will also be provided.

WHEN: Thursday, October 27th from 6pm to Midnight

WHERE: McCarren Hotel + Pool Rooftop, 160 North 12th Street, New York

RSVP: Sign up on the guest list by emailing rsvp@basicnyc.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 70-85

WHAT: NEXTWORKS Presents Rupaul's Drag Race All Stars Viewing Party

EXPECT: Famed nightlife personalities and drag kweens Lady Bunny and Shequida hosts a special Drag Race viewing party at the swanky W Hotel in preparation for the weekend to come.

WHEN: Thursday, October 27th from 6pm to late

WHERE: W New York - Times Square, 1567 Broadway, New York

RSVP: Required; vossevents.com/nextworks

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 80-90

Friday, October 28th

WHAT: THINX x We-Vibe present Cum As You Are: A Halloween Feministival

EXPECT: Companies THINX and We-Vibe come together to present a special, one night only Halloween ladies night. This 90's grunge themed party will feature party favorites along with not-so-typical offerings including live karaoke, custom painted lettering for your favorite 90's denim jacket, DIY choker station, and sex toys galore. Grab a ticket and let your feminist flag fly.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 7pm to 10pm

WHERE: 601 W 26th St, 3rd Floor, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $10-$15

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Labyrinth presents Dante's Inferno: The 7 Deadly Sins

EXPECT: Channel lust, gluttony, sloth, greed, envy, pride and wrath at this dance party at Hôtel Americano. DJs Donna D'Cruz, Carlos Jadraque, Jorge Bustillos B2B Darelectric will be providing the tunes and the host committee includes Nahila La Doña, Jennifer Yepez, Alex Hank, Brian Atwood & Jake Deutsch and Wesley Vultaggio & Todd TOuron.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from at 9:30pm

WHERE: Hôtel Americano, 518 W. 27th St.,, New York

RSVP: Invite Only

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 40-60

WHAT: MeanRed x Flash Factory Presents Guy Gerber

EXPECT: Live music hub Flash Factory pairs up with MeanRed Productions to present a special, extended musical set by electronic DJ and Producer Guy Gerber along with an appearance by Shahar.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 11pm-6am

WHERE: Flash Factory, 229 W 28th St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $40-$200

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Disappear Here

EXPECT: Not much is known about this super secretive Halloween event, but do expect an impressive lineup of live music, free cocktails (from 10pm to 11pm), and a spooky, atmospheric ambiance among underground tunnels.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 10pm to 6am

WHERE: Secret Underground Catacombs, Location TBA

RSVP: Ticket; $45-$50

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: MeanRed x DJ EZ

EXPECT: Garage Producer DJ EZ travels across the pond for a special performance alongside Sagotsky and Brooklyn-based Star Eyes for a night of complete dancing mayhem.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 10pm to 4am

WHERE: Analog BKNY, 177 2nd Ave, Brooklyn

RSVP: Ticket; $20

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Daybreaker NYC Morning Masquerade Boat Party

EXPECT: Take getting the parted started early whole new level with a masquerade boat cruise presented by Daybreaker NYC. Complimentary Califia Cold Brew, juices, and breakfast treats will be provided to keep you energized for this early morning dance party. The cast of acclaimed Rocky Horror Picture Show will also be joining the party, providing live performances and Time Warp tutorials.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 6am to 9am

WHERE: Hornblower Infinity, 353 West St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $32-$40

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Gramercy Park Hotel's Celebration of the Music Icons of the Last Five Decades

EXPECT: Celebrate the lives of music's biggest icons throughout history while sipping a cocktail on Gramercy Park Hotel's Terrace. Pour one out for the legends taken from us this year.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th

WHERE: Gramercy Park Hotel Rooftop, 2 Lexington Ave, New York

RSVP: None

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 50-80

WHAT: Friday Fright Night

EXPECT: To celebrate her debut EP 37, MTV's Tori Deal will be hosting and performing alongside music producer P. Muna at The Gray Mare. Drink specials will be provided all night along with a special prize for the partygoer with the best costume.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 10pm to "late"

WHERE: The Gray Mare, 61 2nd Ave, New York

RSVP: Email rsvp@brandswaycreative.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 70-90

WHAT: Unemployed Magazine x Forecast Presents 1950's Monster Bacchanal

EXPECT: This 1950's Monster Ball calls for a "glam & ghoulish" dress to impress dress code, an open bar (from 10pm to midnight), and live music performances by Sita Abellan, Bec Adams, Lawrence Lee, and Back to Life. The party doesn't stop till you drop dead.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 10pm "till you croak"

WHERE: Sanatorium, 14 Avenue C, New York

RSVP: Required; email unemployedmagazine@sydneyreising.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 40-70

WHAT: Трип 2 NY Halloween Party

EXPECT: Once again, Blk|Market Membership teams up with Nina Kraviz to showcase her Russian techno трип label to lucky New Yorkers. Kraviz will be accompanied by fellow label mates Bjarki and Nikita Zabelin for a one of a kind performance in a secret location.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from Midnight to 9am

WHERE: TBA

RSVP: Ticket; $25; Email Blkmarketrsvp@gmail.com for location

WHAT: 2MR & The Lot Radio present: Halloween

EXPECT: As if churches weren't already creepy enough, The Lot Radio will be supplying New Yorkers with surround sound hypnotic techno music this Halloween. Techno musician Hans Berg will be performing alongside analog musical duo Mike Simonetti and Christiano. This event will benefit the renovation of the neighboring church's pipe organ.

WHEN: Friday, October 28th from 8pm to midnight

WHERE: San Damiano Mission, 21 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn

RSVP: $10 suggest donation

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 80-100

Saturday, October 29th

WHAT: Bacardi x Mark Ronson x KENZO Host We Are The Night

EXPECT: Acclaimed artists Kenzo Digital have created the ultimate haunted house that is sure to be the most immersive and frightening Halloween experience. Hosted by Mark Ronson, this exclusive Halloween party is sure to be filled with top shelf Bacardi cocktails and a star studded guest list.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 8pm to 9:30pm

WHERE: Brooklyn Navy Yard, 63 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn

RSVP: Invite only

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 20-40

WHAT: Flash Factory x Desert Hearts Halloween Takeover

EXPECT: Desert Hearts Records' Haunted Hearts tour will be making a stop at Flash Factory NY this weekend to bring an impressive lineup to the stage. Performers include Mikey Lion, Lee Reynolds, Deep Jesus, Marbs, and Porkchop.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 11pm to 6am

WHERE: Flash Factory NY, 229 W 28th St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $40-$200

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Fifth Annual MoMA PS1 White House of Horror Halloween Ball With Susanne Bartsch

EXPECT: Queen of Nightlife Susanne Bartsch presents MoMA PS1's Fifth Annual Halloween Ball. This year's theme, "White House of Horror" will feature live performances, DJ's, a lively dance floor, and the most artistic costumes in the city.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 8pm to Midnight

WHERE: MoMA PS1, 22-25 Jackson Ave, Long Island city

RSVP: Ticket; $18-$20

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Halloween at The Top of the Standard

EXPECT: Standard Hotel's chic rooftop lounge and bar hosts its annual Halloween Party full of trendy cocktails, dancing, and a guest list of New York City's finest.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th at 10pm

WHERE: The Top of the Standard, 848 Washington St, New York

RSVP: Invite Only

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 40-60

WHAT: A Jekyll & Hyde Halloween Party

EXPECT: The Cannibal Beer & Butcher is celebrating the soon to be opened Cannibal Liquor House by hosting a dual personality party experience. Cannibal Liquor House will play the part of Dr. Jekyll with a live three piece band, cocktails, and English snacks. Guests of Beer & Butcher will enjoy draft beer, wine, and an assortment of roasted meats. Costumes are required and guests are encouraged to transition between the adjacent spaces.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 9pm to 1am

WHERE: The Cannibal, 113 East 29th St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $125

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: W New York x Times Square Presents The Halloween Skeleton Key Masquerade Ball

EXPECT: Midtown's chic W New York Hotel pairs up with Socialight Entertainment for a one night only Halloween Masquerade Ball. DJ Sinatra will headline alongside DJ Japanese Dee and DJ Dramos. Enjoy speciality cocktails, a photobooth, and more special surprises.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 9pm to 3am

WHERE: W New York, 541 Lexington Ave, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $20-$25

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Mister Halloween Night: The OM Supreme

EXPECT: Get lost in a forty foot ceiling studio equipped with a massive disco ball and surround sound stereo system in an undisclosed location. Unlike most Halloween parties, a costume isn't required. Wear whatever will help you dance the night away.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 8pm to 2am

WHERE: TBA

RSVP: Ticket; $45

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100


WHAT: Halloween Party at Gramercy Park Hotel's Rose Bar

EXPECT: This chic, intimate Halloween party hosted by music heavyweights 300 Entertainment and their band Highly Suspect is sure to provide perfectly crafted cocktails alongside music from DJ's Kodi Najm and Danny Del Diamond. Musician David Strange will also be making a special appearance.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th

WHERE: Gramercy Park Hotel's Rose Bar, 2 Lexington Ave, New York

RSVP: None

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 40-60

WHAT: BangOn!NYC Presents Halloween "Warehouse of Horrors"

EXPECT: Presented by Myx TV, BangON!NYC's seventh annual Halloween Warehouse Party will feature an impressive lineup of performers on two different stages along with a silent disco party. Guests will also enjoy a bouncy house, food vendors, interactive art. Dress code is "dress to kill or be killed".

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th 10pm to 6am

WHERE: New East Williamsburg Warehouse, Brooklyn

RSVP: Ticket; $50-$130

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: The Rub Halloween Party

EXPECT: Brooklyn radio station The Rub hosts an affordable Halloween party featuring performances by DJ Eleven, DJ Ayres, Prince Kallsen, and special guest DJ mOma

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 10pm to 4am

WHERE: The Bell House, 149 7th St, Gowanus, Brooklyn

RSVP: Ticket available at door; $10-$15

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Circo Loco Halloween Party

EXPECT: Ibiza nightclub Circo Loco is taking over Brooklyn with a number of live musical performances and dancing all night. The location for this event has yet to be disclosed, but will be revealed shortly before the event.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th at 11pm

WHERE: TBA

RSVP: Ticket; $90-$150

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Unter the Spell of the Dvs1

EXPECT: For those looking for a dark and destructive Halloween, Funk Unter is hosting a night of performances by Brooklyn musicians Volvox and Rose E Kross. Get ready to sweat.

WHEN: Saturday, October 29th from 2am to 10am

WHERE: The Church of the Latter Day Faints, Industrial Greenpoint

RSVP: Ticket; $45

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

Sunday, October 30th

WHAT: Sleep-In Cinema Halloween Film Series

EXPECT: In case you're in need of some R&R before the big day, The Standard High Line is pairing up with Casper to present a spooky Halloween film series where you can curl up in a comfortable bed and enjoy theatre snacks. While the series is an all weekend event, Halloween classics including Hocus Pocus, Beetlejuice, and The Shining will be screening on Sunday.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30th

WHERE: The Standard High Line, High Line Room, 848 Washington St, 3rd Floor, New York

RSVP: Reserve a bed; $70-$110

WHAT: Ladyfag Presents Battle Hymn: Halloween Weekend

EXPECT: New York based nightlife personality Ladyfag presents Battle Hymn, a night of performances by DJ duo The Carry Nation, house musician Honey Dijon, and "disco evangelist" Eli Escobar.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30th from 10pm to 3am

WHERE: Flash Factory, 229 West 28th St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $10-$15

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Mischief Day Ball: Sunday Morning After Hours

EXPECT: This Halloween event is taking day drinking to a whole new level as doors open at 8am. Get the party started (way) early with headliners Bedouin, Chaim, Viken Arman, Nicolas Matar, and Timujin.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30th at 8am

WHERE: Output, 74 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn

RSVP: Ticket; $25

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: ReSolute Presents Why So Serious?

EXPECT: Next to nothing is known about this secretive Halloween shindig, but rest assured if it's hosted by ReSolute NYC it's sure to be a night of serious partying.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30th from 7am to 10pm

WHERE: TBA

RSVP: Ticket; $20;

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100

WHAT: Voss Events Presents: Drag Brunch

EXPECT: This acclaimed drag brunch is bringing out the mimosas again this year with NYC's finest female performers and special guest appearances from RuPaul Drag Race's elite. Two performances will happen throughout the day.

WHEN: Sunday, October 30th; 12:30pm & 2:30pm

WHERE: Hard Rock Cafe, 1501 Broadway, New York

RSVP: Vossevents.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 80-90

Halloween

WHAT: 38 Halloween/Zomby/Jack Donoghue

EXPECT: Embrace the underground this Halloween by listening to live performances by Zomby, Jack Donoghue (of Salem), Doss, Vixen Stepsister, and Team 38.

WHEN: Monday, October 31st from 10pm to 3am

WHERE: China Chalet, 47 Broadway, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $20-$30

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100


WHAT: The Roxy Hotel Presents David Bowie Scary Monsters Party

EXPECT: The Roxy Hotel will be pouring one out for Mr. Bowie this Halloween with a one of a kind tribute party. The event will feature Bowie themed cocktails, music performances by Michael T and The Vanities, and screenings of David Bowie performances. Celebrate this music legend with a little face makeup and belting his classics as loud as possible.

WHEN: Monday, October 31st at 8pm

WHERE: The Django, 2 Avenue of the Americas, New York

RSVP: Email events@grandlifehotels.com; $15

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With an RSVP - 100

WHAT: Up&Down Presents "The Upside Down"

EXPECT: NYC nightclub Up&Down presents "The Upside Down", an ode to this year's cult classic show "Stranger Things". Be ready to listen to the tunes of DJ JUS SKE all night while enjoying an upscale nighlife environment.

WHEN: Monday, October 31st from 11pm to late

WHERE: Up&Down, 453 W 17th St, New York

RSVP: Email reservations@uadnyc.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 40-60

WHAT: Chateau Du Oak Halloween Party

EXPECT: NYC's celebrity hub "Chateau Du Oak" presents a VIP Halloween experience. Be ready to rub shoulders with a VIP guest list while dancing to music by DJ Sam French.

WHEN: Monday, October 31st from 11pm to late

WHERE: Chateau Du Oak, 453 W 17th St, New York

RSVP: Email reservations@1oaknyc.com

ODDS OF GETTING IN: 30-50

WHAT: The 6th Annual Night of the Living Drag

EXPECT: The most hauntingly incredible Halloween drag event returns to NYC featuring zombie drag stars taking center stage. Shangela hosts as guests will enjoy performances from Adore Delano, Alyssa Edwards, Coco Montrese, Detox, Ginger Minj, Katya, Phi Phi O'Hara, Roxxxy Andrews, and Tatiana.

WHEN: Monday, October 31st at 9pm

WHERE: Stage 48, 605 W 48th St, New York

RSVP: Ticket; $55-$100

ODDS OF GETTING IN: With a ticket - 100


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