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SHENYANG, CHINA - OCTOBER 24: (CHINA OUT) Big pumpkin lanterns are lit up in a street to welcome Halloween on October 24, 2011 in Shenyang, China. Halloween is a annual holiday observed on October 31st of each year. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)

Thursday is Halloween, and if you don’t have kids to go trick-or-treating with, there is still plenty of fun stuff going on around the QC!

Here’s a list of events going on on Halloween this year:


Fourth Ward Halloween Parade and Costume Contest

  • Fourth Ward Park
  • 5pm
  • Costume awards for kids, dogs, and adults. Then, Trick-or-Treating throughout the neighborhood with bounce house and kids’ games at 9th street dead end.

Spook Your Pooch Howleen Contest

  • Wooden Robot Brewery
  • 4p-10p


Halloween Trivia Night

  • Solstice Tavern
  • 7pm
  • Join Big Pop for a Trivia Spooktacular for prizes, trivia, drink specials, and of course Costumes!

City Lights 80’s Horror Night

  • City lights Rooftop
  • 8pm-2am
  • Tickets include: 2 craft cocktails, wine or beer, free parking, automatic entrance into our epic costume contest with cash prizes  (1st Place- $500, 2nd Place- $250, and 3rd Place- $100), and music from DJ Sonny


  • Brewers at 4001 Yancey
  • 6pm-10pm
  • A Silent disco, and costume contest!

Petra’s Halloween Bash 

  • Petra’s
  • 7pm-1:45 am
  • NO COVER- Live music, art, karaoke, dance party, and costume contest

VBGB’s Halloween Dance & Party 

  • VBGB Beer Hall & Garden
  • 8pm
  • Trivia, cider, and a costume contest


  • Optimist Hall
  • 11am- 9pm
  • All ages trick-or-treating throughout the hall from 6-8pm, costume contest and photo ops, spooky cocktails from The Spindle Bar, giveaways, and more!

The Nightmare on College Street

  • Luckys Bar and Arcade
  • 6pm-2am
  • Come join Charlotte’s Largest Halloween Bar Crawl and enjoy entrance into 6 bars for 1 price.

Rosemont Manor Haunt 2019

  • Rosemont Manor
  • 6:30pm-10:30 pm