Halloween events for big kids and little kids in Vancouver, British Columbia

More than 80 Halloween events for the young and not so young to celebrate Halloween in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. Prepared by The Province newspaper in Vancouver.


Parade of Lost Souls
The Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret presents another year of celebration through festival, masquerade and performance art. • Britannia Community Centre grounds, parade route will be revealed at the stroke of midnight on Oct. 30 • Oct. 31, 7-10 p.m. • Free, donations appreciated, dustyflowerpotcabaret.com

Pumpkin Power
Design your own take-home Jack O’ Lantern, go on a spooky scavenger hunt in the exhibit galleries and compete for best costume. • Surrey Museum, 17710 56A Ave. • Oct. 31, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. • By donation, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Haunted Village at Burnaby Village Museum
The Village, the Farmhouse and the carousel will all be adorned in a spooky but friendly fashion. • 6501 Deer Lake Ave., Burnaby • Oct. 28-30, 6-9 p.m. • $14/$9, 604-297-4565, burnabyvillagemuseum.ca

Burnaby Central Railway: Halloween Train Rides
Enjoy a Halloween-themed train ride, free hot chocolate and a cookie. • Confederation Park, 120 North Willingdon Ave., Burnaby • Oct. 30 and Oct. 31, 6-9 p.m. • $3.50/ride, burnabyrailway.org

Halloween at the Vancouver Police Museum
Enjoy some Halloween fun and a screening of the film Scooby Doo • Vancouver Police Museum, 240 E. Cordova • Oct. 24, 11 a.m. • $15/$10, 604-665-3346, vancouverpolicemuseum.ca

Spooktacular Newton
Trick-or-treating, a petting zoo, free food, a photo booth, haunted train, a mini movie theatre, crafts and pumpkins by donation. • Save-on-Foods underground parking, 7320 King George Blvd., Surrey • Oct. 24, noon-5 p.m. • Free, 604-593-2294, newtonbia.com

Spooky Graveyard of Misfit Toys
Wander through an interactive graveyard party and enjoy a dip in the pool on this spooky, fun-filled night! Costumes are optional but encouraged. • Eileen Dailly Pool, 240 Willingdon Ave., Burnaby • Oct. 24, 5-8 p.m. • 604-298-7946

Trick or Treat at the Sea to Sky Gondola
The Sea to Sky Gondola welcomes costume-clad trick-or-treaters of all ages for an afternoon filled with seasonal surprises, face painting and a Halloween scavenger hunt. • Sea to Sky Gondola, 36800 Hwy. 99, Squamish • Oct. 24, 1 p.m. • $37.95 day ticket, 604-892-2551, seatoskygondola.com

Heritage Family Day: Haunted Farm
Tiptoe on the creaky floorboards of the haunted farmhouse as you learn All Hallow’s Eve traditions, taste a fate cake and do a spooky craft. • Historic Stewart Farm, 13723 Crescent Rd., Surrey • Oct. 31, noon-4 p.m. • By donation, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Weaving Webs, Spinning Spiders
Weave and spin spooky Halloween decorations and creatures, including a spider glove to use while trick-or-treating. Ages 8-12 • Surrey Museum, 17710 56A Ave., Surrey • Oct. 24, 2-4 p.m. • $15, registration required, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Trick-or-Treating at Capilano Mall
Dress up your little ones and swing by Capilano Mall for a shop-to-shop trick or treating session • 935 Marine Dr., North Van • Oct. 31, 2-3 p.m. • Free, 604-980-8561, capilanomall.com

Willowbrook Shopping Centre: Trick or Treat Parade
Join us for this popular and lively Halloween even. Proceeds benefit the Langley School District Foundation. • Oct. 31, 4:30-5:30 p.m. • $2/child, shopwillowbrook.com

Laughing Stock Ranch: Halloween Spooktacular
Enjoy a pony ride through haunted trails, bouncy castles, petting zoo craft table, colouring contest and more. • 240th and 32nd Ave., Langley • Oct. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. • $10, 604-720-6484, laughingstockranch.ca

Halloween in the Forest
Dress up in a spooktacular costume to win a prize draw. Learn fun facts about owls, bats, spiders and raccoons; enjoy some Halloween treats and meet the Forest Fairy. • Surrey Nature Centre, 14225 Green Timbers Way • Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. • Free, 604-502-6065, surrey.ca/culture-recreation

Family Fun at the Royal Hotel
Join your friends for pancakes, pumpkins, a costume parade and storytelling at the historic Royal Hotel. • 45886 Wellington Ave., Chilliwack• Oct. 31, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. • $12, 604-792-1210, royalhotelchilliwack.com

Halloween at Lonsdale Quay Market
Lots of activities for the little ones including a Halloween story time, crafts and mini pumpkin decorating, trick-or-treating, a Halloween movie and more. • North Van • Oct. 31, noon-5 p.m. • Free, 604-985-2191, lonsdalequay.com

Halloween at Wesbrook Village
Bring your little witches, wizards, and werewolves for trick-or-treating, a family movie, costume contest and more. • Wesbrook Welcome Centre, 3378 Wesbrook Mall, UBC • Oct. 31, 2-5 p.m. • Free, 604-228-2025, discoverwesbrook.com

Halloween Fireworks Festival
Join the City of Richmond for their annual Fireworks Festival. Enjoy children’s activities, clowns, a magic show, fire juggling and a spectacular fireworks finale. • Minoru Park, 7191 Granville Ave., Richmond • Oct. 31, 6:30-8:30 p.m. • Free, 604-276-4300, richmond.ca/

Halloween Hoot at the Fort
Trick-or-treat at the Fort and discover surprises along the way. Get your face painted and make a craft. Geared toward young families. • Fort Langley National Historic Site, 23433 Mavis Ave., Fort Langley • Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. • $11.70/$6.30, www.pc.gc.ca/fortlangley

Family Fright Fest
Wear your costume and enjoy an evening of spooky fun. Includes a scavenger hunt, Halloween crafts and games, a bouncy castle, cotton candy, marshmallow roast and entertainment. • Oct. 22, 4:30-7:30 p.m.: Firehall Centre for the Arts, 11489 84th Ave., Delta • Oct. 28, 4:30-8 p.m.: McKee Seniors Centre, Heritage House and surrounding area, 5155 47th Ave., Ladner • Free, 604-596-4485, delta.ca

The Howl: A Musical Masquerade
Music, costumes and Halloween all come together in Norman Foote’s engaging concert for youth and families. • Oct. 22, 7 p.m.: Centennial Theatre, 2300 Lonsdale Ave., North Van. $16/$13, 604-984-4484 or centennialtheatre.com | Oct. 24, 2 p.m.: Massey Theatre, New West, $5-$15, 604-521-5050 or masseytheatre.com | Oct. 25, 2 and 4:30 p.m.: Evergreen Cultural Centre, 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam. $16/$12, 604-927-6555 or evergreenculturalcentre.ca

Halloween on the Heights
A safe, fun and a celebration of a good spooking. • Oct. 31, 3:30-5:30 p.m.: Trick-or-treat on Hastings | Oct. 30-31: Burnaby Central Railway Spooky Halloween Train, Confederation Park | Oct. 31, 8:15 p.m.: Fireworks display, Gilmore Community School | Nov. 1, 5:30-8 p.m.: 2nd Annual Heights Halloween Pumpkin parade • Hastings Street between Boundary Rd. and Gamma Ave., Burnaby • burnabyheights.com

3rd Annual Piratehouse Fundraiser
Visit the pirate-themed yard display and make a donation to St. Stephen Children’s Centre in Uganda. • 5970 Portland St. • Oct. 31, 5-8 p.m. • piratehouse.ca

Once Upon a Pumpkin
Drop into the Nature House for an exploration of Halloween and its origins in nature. • Richmond Nature Park, 1181 Westminster Hwy., Richmond • Oct. 17-31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. • richmond.ca/naturepark

Halloween Makeup
Learn how to create your own wounds, blood, burns and more using common household items. For ages 12+ • Oct. 21, 6:30-8:30 p.m.:George Mackie Library | Oct. 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m.: Ladner Pioneer Library | Oct. 23, 2:30-4:30 p.m.: Tsawwassen Library • Free, fvrl.ca

Halloween at FlyOver Canada
Broomelda is back and ready to lead all aspiring witches and wizards through the Haunted Witch Academy followed by a spellbinding ride across Canada. • 999 Canada Place • Oct. 16-Nov. 1, daily from 4 p.m. • $16.95/$9.95, flyovercanada.com

Pumpkin Express Train
Enjoy crafts activities and ride the Pumpkin Express through the decorated forest. • Bear Creek Park, 13750 88th Ave., Surrey • Oct. 9-31, 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. • $9.50, 604-501-1232, bctrains.com

Stanley Park Halloween Ghost Train
Back from the graveyards of yesteryear come some of the most spine-tingling creatures ever to haunt the train. See Dracula, Frankenstein, the Phantom of the Opera and more as they come back to life from behind the silver screen. • Stanley Park Miniature Railway • Oct. 9-Nov. 1 • $11/$8, advance tickets at ticketleader.ca, 604-257-8531, ghosttrain.ca

Stanley Park Ghost Train: Spooky Barn
Escape the weather and have a spooky good time at this fun, indoor, haunted attraction. Open during the Ghost Train’s matinee and evening show times. • Stanley Park Miniature Railway • Oct. 9-Nov. 1 • $2, ghosttrain.ca

Pumpkins, Pigs & Petting Zoos
Come on down to the farm for the day to find your special pumpkin, visit the animals in the petting zoo, take a hayride and shop at the Farmer’s Market. • Aldor Acres, 24990 84th Ave., Langley • Until Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. • $8, 604-888-0788, aldoracresfamilyfarm.ca

Halloween at the Cannery
Help solve the Case of the Cannery Curse! Meet the ghostly victim and other ghoulish characters on a self-guided mystery tour of the historic cannery. • Gulf of Georgia Cannery, 12138 Fourth Ave., Richmond • Oct. 23-31, 1-5 p.m. • $6.30-$10.20, gulfofgeorgiacannery.org

Maple Ridge 3rd Annual Zombie Walk
Zombie fun for the whole family. • Festivities start at Valley Fair Mall, Maple Ridge • Oct. 23, 4-6 p.m. • Please bring a donation for the Friends in Need Food Bank

Haunted House at Barclay Manor
Be prepared to be very afraid! Make your way through the haunted house and see what surprises are in store. Ages 8+ • 1447 Barclay St. • Oct. 30 and Oct. 31 • $3/person, $10/family, facebook.com/events/714814748619436

4th Annual Pumpkin Smash Day
Bring your pumpkin for a day of pumpkin bowling, pumpkin throwing, pumpkin dropping and smashing. • Chilliwack Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm, 41905 Yale Rd. West • Nov. 1, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. • $11/person, 604-845-7771, chilliwackcornmaze.com

Halloween Funland
Train rides, Haunted Pumpkin Patch, bouncy castle, bumper cars and a swing ride. • Art Knapp, 4391 King George Blvd., Surrey • Oct. 1-31 • artknappsurrey.com/events/Halloween-Funland

Port Kells Pumpkin Patch
Hay wagons rides, the Hay Bale Maze and Haunted House, crafts and activities and lots of Halloween pumpkins. • Port Kells Nurseries, 18730 88th Ave., Surrey • Oct. 1-31, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. • Free, 604-882-1344, portkellsnurseries.com

Richmond Country Farm Pumpkin Patch
Enjoy costumed entertainers, live music by the farm band, hay wagon rides to the pumpkin fields and more. • 12900 Steveston Hwy., Richmond • Until Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. • 604-274-0522, countrypumpkinpatch.ca

Southlands Heritage Farm Pumpkin Patch
Pick a pumpkin, play with the friendly farm animals, explore the Old Apple Orchard and learn about where your food comes from. • 6767 Balaclava St. • Until Oct. 31 • 604-261-1295, southlandsfarms.com

SFU Science Spooktacular
An afternoon of spooky science fun for kids in grades K-6 and their families. See creepy creatures and play with some Halloween-y hands-on science activities. • SFU Burnaby Campus, 8888 University Dr., Burnaby • Oct. 31, noon-3:30 p.m. • Free, sfu.ca/science.html

Haunted Mansion and Halloween events and Fright Nights at the PNE Playland in Vancouver, British Columbia
Fright Nights features 7 haunted houses and possesses PNE Playland Vancouver on select nights till November 1


The Chinatown Haunted House
Vancouver’s peaceful classical garden is transformed into a terrifying haunted house. Inspired by the gruesome stories of detective Judge Dee, China’s Sherlock Holmes, Seven Tyrants Theatre puts a unique twist on a freaky evening. • Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden, 578 Carrall St. • Oct. 21-31, 7-10 p.m. • $14/$12, ticketstonight.ca, chinatownhauntedhouse.com

Halloween Movie Marathon
Spend your Halloween with a triple bill of horror classics featuring Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining (6:15 p.m.), John Carpenter’s Halloween (9:15 p.m.) and Robert Rodriguez’ From Dusk Till Dawn (11:30 p.m.) • Rio Theatre, 1660 E. Broadway • Oct. 31 • $10/$8 per film, or $15/$13 for all three, riotheatre.ca

Haunted Forest Scream Train
The forest is alive with ghosts and ghouls intent on scaring you amidst creepy sounds, special effects and scary characters like Chainsaw Charlie. Not for the young or faint of heart. • Bear Creek Park, 13750 88th Ave., Surrey • Oct. 16-31, 6:30-10 p.m. • $10.50, bctrains.com

Haunted Vancouver Trolley Tour
The Vancouver Trolley Company and Vancouver Police Museum are partnering together for a haunted evening of murderous tales and infamous Vancouver ghost stories. Ages 13+ • Tours depart hourly from Canada Placem, 6:30-9:30 p.m. • $40, 604-801-5515, vancouvertrolley.com

13-Hour Horror Film Fest
Thirteen hours of vampires, psychos, killer machines, bugs, chainsaws, eyeballs and general mayhem. • Norm Theatre, 6138 Student Union Blvd, UBC • Oct. 24, 11 a.m.-11:55 p.m. • By donation, facebook.com/events/868964139807317

Paranormal Encounters in Surrey
Join the Vancouver Paranormal Society as they share supernatural findings in local buildings, then explore the stories behind the buildings with Surrey’s Archivist. • Surrey Museum, 17710 56A Ave. • Oct. 28, 7-9 p.m. • $15, registration required, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Candlelight Cemetery Tour
Candles light the way as author Warren Sommer reveals the fascinating stories that lie beneath the headstones of the 130-year old Surrey Centre Cemetery and Christ Church Anglican Churchyard. Ages 12+ • Surrey Museum, 17710 56A Ave. • Oct. 24, 7-8:30 p.m. • $20, registration required, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Peter ‘n’ Chris & the Mystery of the Hungry Heart Motel
Award wining Canadian comedy sketch duo apply their wits to invoking, undermining, sending up, and/or doing the old end-run around every murder mystery setup and riff ever. It’s a murder mystery thriller genre homage that includes the sacred principle of not blabbing. • Anvil Centre, 777 Columbia St., New West • Oct. 30 until Nov. 1 • $35/$25, ticketsnw.ca, anvilcentre.com

Spooky Halloween Organ Music
Spooky organ music and readings in a Gothic church, with performers in costume and a gigantic pipe organ to send shivers down your spine. Wear your costume and enjoy treats after the show. • St. Andrew’s-Wesley United Church, 1022 Nelson St. • Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m. • Free, donations accepted, 604-683-4574, rcco.bc.ca

VSO: A Halloween Spectacular
Come in costume and enjoy a concert guaranteed to send chills up your spine. Music includes Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain, selections from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Phantom of the Opera, a suite of music from Harry Potter and more. • Orpheum Theatre, 601 Smithe St. • Oct. 30 and Oct. 31, 8 p.m. • $25-$95, 604-876-3434, vancouversymphony.ca

VTSL: Halloween Monster Match
Join the Vancouver TheatreSports League as costumed performers go head to headless in two spooktacular competitions. Also includes a costume parade and dancing to bloodcurdling DJ beats, with the cast joining you on the dance floor. • Improv Centre, 1502 Duranleau St., Granville Island • Oct. 31, doors 7:30 p.m. • vtsl.com/show/halloween

Halloween Drive-In at The River District
Fresh Air Cinema presents outdoor screenings of Hocus Pocus and The Thing (Oct. 24) and The Nightmare Before Christmas and The Lost Boys (Oct. 30). • 3650 E. Kent • Oct. 24 and Oct. 30, 6-11:55 p.m. • $20/carload, halloweendrivein.ca

Vancity Theatre: Halloween Eye Candy
Get your Halloween scare on with screenings of spooky movies. • Ghost Materialities: Undisclosed Forces and the Neoliberal Subject, Oct. 29 | GHOSTS… of the Civil Dead, Oct. 29 | They Live, Oct. 31 | The Creeping Garden, Oct. 30, 31, Nov. 1, 5 | Little Shop of Horrors, Oct. 30 and 31 • 1181 Seymour St. • 604-683-3456, viff.org

Historical Halloween Adventure
Tour historic buildings and hear Halloween tales. Make a paper Halloween basket and trick or treat along the boardwalk houses. • Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site, 5180 Westwater Dr., Richmond • Oct. 24 and Oct. 31, 1-3 p.m. • 604-718-8050, richmond.ca

Grave Tales
Join expert storytellers for a two-hour program of spine-chilling stories as you walk through the Fort Langley village at night. Reservations are a must. • Fort Langley National Historic Site, 23433 Mavis Ave., Fort Langley • Oct. 15-30 • Tickets at brownpapertickets.com, 604-513-4799, www.pc.gc.ca/fortlangley

The Lost Souls of Gastown
Venture through backstreets, alleyways and hidden corners of Gastown to discover Vancouver’s dark and gruesome early history on this 90-minute theatrical experience. Ages 16+ • Meet at Cathedral Square, Dunsmuir and Richards • Oct. 1-31 • $22/$19, forbiddenvancouver.ca

Halloween party for ages 15-19. Come in your best costume and dance the night away to EDM, hardstyle, hip hop, rap and trap. • Encore Dance Club, 1058 Granville St. • Oct. 30, 9 p.m. • $30, Twisted.ca/Haunted

Potters House of Horrors
One of B.C.’s largest haunted-only events features two full-size haunted houses – the Ripper of Whitechapel takes you on a walk of terror through 1800s England, and the Swampin’ Slaughterhouse is a Southern haunted mansion in a Louisiana swamp setting. • Potters Nursery, 12530 72nd Ave., Surrey • Oct. 2-31 • pottershouseofhorrors.com

Reapers Haunted Attraction
Chilliwack’s longest running and scariest Halloween attraction features a haunted house and maze. • 9423 Gibson Rd. • Oct. 2-31, opens at 7 p.m. • $10, or $18/Reapers + Maze combo, 604-792-8572, reapers.ca

Alien Contagion: Rise of the Zombie Syndrome
The Virtual Stage presents this all-new, immersive and spine-tingling theatrical adventure. Join a team of audience members and work together to save the world and conquer the undead in downtown Vancouver, on Granville Island and in Gastown. • Secret rendezvous revealed the day before the mission • Oct. 6 until Nov. 1, Tuesday-Sunday, shows every 30 minutes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. • $12.50-$50, thevirtualstage.org/tickets, thevirtualstage.org/zombies

Historic Stewart Farm: Classic Scary Movies
Enter the haunted house and watch early classic horror films, featuring the very first zombie movie: White Zombie (1932). Popcorn and hot chocolate included. • 13723 Crescent Rd., Surrey • Oct. 30, 6-8 p.m. • $5.50, registration required, 604-592-6956, surrey.ca/heritage

Ghostly Gastown Tours
Step back into Vancouver’s past to learn the haunted history of the Gastown area on this walking tour. Learn about a town renown for its wild west legacy of drinking, gambling, smuggling, and harsh justice in the form of hangings. • Oct. 24, 28, 30 and 31 • $15, brownpapertickets.com/event/1766072, ghostlygastowntours.com

Fright Nights
Western Canada’s most terrifying adult-themed Halloween event is back with seven haunted houses, 15 fear-inducing rides and the Monsters of Schlock’s old-style freak show. • PNE Fairgrounds • Oct. 9-Nov. 1 • $22-$37, frightnights.ca

Halloween Costume Catwalk
Set to festive Halloween-themed music, this fashion show allows the store’s Costume Consultants to showcase this year’s most popular costumes while providing useful shopping tips and tricks. • Value Village Thrift Store, 1820 E. Hastings St. • Oct. 22 and 29, 3 p.m. • Free, 604-254-4282, valuevillage.com

Ghost Ridge Cirque de la Lune
What do you get when you combine a group of volunteers, a 9000-sq. ft. dairy barn and a lot of original effects? One of the best haunted houses in the Fraser Valley. • Albion Fairgrounds, 23415 105th Ave., Maple Ridge • Oct. 23-30, 6-9 p.m. | Family Friendly hour from 5-6 p.m. on Oct. 24 and 25 • $8, 604-463-6922, ghostridge.ca

Vancouver Mysteries
Whether you are planning a date, visiting Vancouver, or planning an activity for a large group Vancouver Mysteries has two games for you: A Murder Mystery: Crime in Downtown or A Spy Game: Secret Mission. • Until Oct. 31, games leave every 15 minutes throughout the day • vancouvermysteries.com

Halloween events and Fright Nights at the PNE Playland in Vancouver, British Columbia
Fright Nights features 7 haunted houses and possesses PNE Playland Vancouver on select nights till November 1


Rocky Horror Pinup Show
Vancouver dance companies collaborate for a Rocky Horror Halloween Party. With The Lovers Cabaret, The Dance Initiative and Army of Sass. • Rickshaw Theatre, 254 E. Hastings St. • Oct. 29, 7 p.m. • eventbrite.ca, rickshawtheatre.com

7 Deadly Sins Halloween Party
This two-day event provides guests with ample opportunities to get in trouble. The party features performances by some of Vancouver’s most experienced DJs playing in four seperate rooms. • The Waldorf, 1489 E. Hastings St. • Oct. 30 and Oct. 31, 8 p.m. • $40, clubzone.com

A Halloween Night at Wayne Manor
An immersive theatre experience combining a masquerade in a stately manor home, the rich history of DC Comics and a colourful collection of villains. • Hycroft Manor, 1489 McRae Ave. • Oct. 31, 6 p.m. • $125, brownpapertickets.com/event/1669951

Academie Duello’s Halloween Party
Get your ghoul on at at this party featuring the musical spins of DJ Horrible, plus ghastly games, food, prizes and more. • Academie Duello, 412 W. Hastings St. • Oct. 30, 8 p.m. • $25/$20, 604-568-9907, academieduello.com

Attack of the Killer Bands
A monster band mash-up and a night of frightening fun with wicked reggae, rock, ska and surf tunes. Bands include Brehdren, Kownterpoint, The Harvest and The Surfrajets. • Fairview Pub, 898 W. Broadway • Oct. 30, 9:30 p.m. • $10, ticketzone.com/killerbands, facebook.com/events/794820220554178

Carnival of Lost Souls
Halloween-eve extravaganza featuring local rock bands. With Reverend Heathen Strangefellow and the Vaudeville Vagabonds, Warless, Year of the Wolf, Bone Daddies and Still Spirits. • Rickshaw Theatre, 254 E. Hastings St. • Oct. 30, 8 p.m. • $10, ticketfly.com, Red Cat, Zulu, Highlife, Neptoon, rickshawtheatre.com

Halloween at the Fox
A dark double feature of spooktacular fun in the haunted cinema featuring two huge dance parties. • Oct 30, 8 p.m.: Legendary soul man and the original rapper BlowFly, followed by Late Night Dance Party | Oct. 31, 8 p.m.: The Lost Girls Burlesque – Erotica, sexuality, performance, and spectacle, followed by Late Night Dance Party • Fox Cabaret, 2321 Main St. • foxcabaret.com

The HallowSwing party takes over the art studio for a vintage/retro spookeasy themed party, featuring North Carolina gypsy-swing band The Resonant Rogues. • One Thousand Rivers, 54 E. 4th Ave. • Oct. 30, 9 p.m. • $20, ticketzone.com/event/HallowSwing/307855

102.7 The PEAK FM’s Halloween celebration features performances by Five Alarm Funk, Top Less Gay Love Tekno Party, BESTiE and Can I Live. • Vogue Theatre, 918 Granville St. • Oct. 30, doors 7:30 p.m. • voguetheatre.com

Alice Cooper Halloween Party
Halloween bash with Guy Jones as Alice Cooper. Prizes for best costume. • Panchos Rock Caberat, 10768 King George Blvd., Surrey • Oct. 31, 9 p.m. • $25/$20, 604-583-3536, panchosnightclub.com

Caturday Crew: Infection
Halloween Party featuring interactive DJ, dance and theatrical performances. With Space Laces, Pretty Much?!, Kermode, Reflektor and Caturday Crew. • Rickshaw Theatre, 254 E. Hastings St. • Oct. 31, 8 p.m. • brownpapertickets.com, rickshawtheatre.com

Death by DJ
Come dressed up and ready to hula and win odd prizes such as Halloween themed furniture and dance the night away to electro, jazz and tech house. • Grandview Legion, 2205 Commercial Dr. • Oct. 31, 9 p.m. • $15, clubzone.com

Halloween Hootenanny
Combining prohibition-era moonshine rock with the sexy Bone Rattle Burlesque Pin-Up girls, the Railway Club presents a haunted Halloween happening. With bands 100 Proof, The Milk Pipes, The Staggers & Jaggs and The Eleven Twelves. • Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir St. • Oct. 31, 9:30 p.m. • $12/$15, ticketzone.com, Highlife, Zulu, Bone Rattle, Red Cat, facebook.com/events/759313860805172

Haunted Circus
Heavy hitting bands, burlesque pin-up girls and a high-flying trapeze artist. Includes performances by Season to Attack, Ghost Body, Mausiki and Quartered. • The Hindenburg, 23 W. Cordova St. • Oct. 31, 9 p.m. • $15/$12, ticketzone.com, facebook.com/events/314625535393032

Science World: Halloween Costume Ball
Features two rooms of music on two floors, a hell-raising sound and lighting system, six DJs and performers, five fully licensed bars, and 1,100+ costumed attendees. • Telus World of Science, 1455 Quebec St. • Oct. 31 • $65, $90/VIP, twisted.ca/CostumeBall

Student Tours Halloween Club Crawl
Party bus transportation, entrance to four of the hottest Halloween parties, exclusive VIP access and more. • Oct. 31, doors 5 p.m., buses roll at 6 p.m. • Tickets at clubzone.com

The Bacardi Boohaha
94.5 Virgin Radio presents this Halloween bash, with DJ Flipout mixing all the hits and cash prizes for best costumes awarded throughout the night. • Commodore Ballroom, 868 Granville St. • Oct. 31, doors 9 p.m. • $9.45, $19.45, $28.45, ticketmaster.ca, livenation.com

Winter Is Coming…Game of Thrones Halloween
Winter is coming to Venue this Halloween. Pay homage to Game Of Thrones with a visual experience unlike the rest. • Venue, 881 Granville St. • Oct. 31, 9 p.m. • $25, venuelive.ca

Source Article: The Province, Vancouver