SCENE’s Guide to Halloween
With Halloween festivities and costume contests happening throughout the month of October, there’s an opportunity to wear your costume more than once, maybe even win a contest or two, so get your costumes ready and have a spooktacular time at these local hangouts!
South Shore Harbour Resort (League City): Sat., Oct. 27 - The Oasis After Dark Halloween party by the pool. (7 to 11 p.m.) Dive in for their third annual Halloween party at South Shore Harbour Resort’s Oasis Pool: Live music, drink specials, costume contest! Eat, drink and be scary!
The Monkey Bar (Kemah): Wed., Oct. 31 - Drink specials on Halloween.
Buccaneer Bar/Railean Distillery (San Leon): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween Bash (6-9 p.m.) Costume Contest with judges and a People’s choice award. Discount on select bottles. Cauldron (a.k.a. Drink) Specials on Witches Brew, Zombie, Morgue-a-Rita, Pumpkin Spice Martini and Goblin Grog. Must be 21 or older. No cover. Discounts on select bottles of Railean Spirits. Food and prizes. ALSO: Wed., Oct. 31 - Halloween Drink Specials (same as Sat.). Open 3 to 9 p.m. Show up in costume for a special “treat.”
Skallywag Suds & Grub (Kemah): Sixth Annual Halloween Parties - Sat., Oct. 27 and ALSO Wed., Oct. 31. Dress in your scariest, most creative or sexy costumes. DJ both nights. Costume contest with prizes, drink specials and promos. Check Facebook for details.
Noah’s Ark / Parrot’s Nest (Bacliff): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween Party upstairs at the Parrot’s nest with live music from Fuzzy Side Up.
Cock-Eyed Seagull (Webster): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween party and costume contest starting at 8 p.m. with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Scare up a good time and hobble over to the Cock-Eyed Seagull with your best Boo!
Cabo Clear Lake (Seabrook): Sat., Oct. 27 - Get in the spirit and crawl out to Cabo in your creepiest, craziest, sexiest concepts. Halloween Costume Contest with prizes. DJ Khaos. ALSO Wed., Oct. 31 - Arrive in costume for a treat. Live DJ.
Tookie’s Burgers (Kemah): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween party and costume contest (6 to 8 p.m). Costume contest at 7:30 with prizes, candy and games. ALSO: Wed., Oct. 31 - Half-price shakes on Halloween, 5 p.m. to close. Featured October shake: Pumpkin Pie.
Jackie’s Brickhouse (Kemah): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween party with $1000’s in cash and prizes!
Katie’s Bar (Bacliff): Sat., Oct. 27 - Halloween Costume Party. Drink specials. Live music with The Mighty Orq.
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop (League City): Wed., Oct. 31 - Halloween Party (8 to 11 p.m.) with costume contest and themed drinks. Check social media for additional details.
Pub Level (Webster): Wed., Oct. 31 – Halloween Costume Contest. DJ Smooth spins all night. $5 beer and burger special. Halloween drink specials all night.
Rockey’s Piano Bar (Webster): Sat., Oct. 27, Halloween party. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. ALSO: Wed., Oct. 31, order $2 Trembling Tall Boys if you dare!
Scotty’s On The Bay (League City): Friday, Oct. 26 – The 3rd Annual Halloween Party (starts at 8 p.m.) Spooky food and drink specials. Costumes are encouraged. Live performance by In Your Face from 8 to midnight. Never a cover charge.
T-Bone Tom’s (Kemah): Wed., Oct. 31 – Halloween Party & Costume Contests. Live music with The Healers. Kids costume contest at 7:30 p.m. Kids prizes are for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. (Kid-appropriate prizes like toys and candy.) The Adult costume contest is at 8:45 p.m. Adult prizes: 1st place is $100 cash; 2nd place $50 gift card; and 3rd place is $25 gift card.
Scout Bar (Webster) Wed., Oct. 24 - Virus Vodka presents Full Throttle Live Halloween Show featuring ORR, Apothica, Shadow Council, Kross Patrick and special guest Creepy Hallow Haunted House. Costume contest and coffin raffle. Doors open at 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. ALSO Wed., Oct. 31 - Halloween Party featuring ERASETHEVIRUS, Darkness Of Tomorrow and Sensitiser. Costume Contest at 11 pm (with cash and prizes), hosted by Khris Harding. Doors open 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. No cover for 21 and up; $10 for ages 18-21.
The Boldthouse Wine Pub (Seabrook): Sat., Oct. 27 Grab your rockstar friends and head over to The House of the Rock Halloween and 1st Anniversary Bash! The costume contest will have a 1st place prize of $100 gift certificate to The Boldthouse and 1 night stay to Spring Hill Suites Hotel. No cover charge. Live music. Drink and food specials!
Kemah Boardwalk (Kemah) Fri., Oct. 5 to Wed., Oct. 31* - BOO on the Boardwalk - A free event that includes creepy crafts, trick or treating, costume contests, special performances and more ghoulish fun on Freaky Fridays, Spooky Saturdays and Scary Sundays! Don’t miss the Little Boo Haunted Fun House and the Dungeon of Doom Haunted House. Tickets at DungeonOfDoomKemah.com. (*Not all activities occur thru Halloween, see schedule online.)
Sat., Oct. 20: Zombie Night Party – Dress, walk and dance like a zombie! Costume contests, ride discounts and more!
Sat., Oct. 20 & Sat, Oct. 27: Halloween Costume Contests. Dress up the kids in their spooky best for a chance at great prizes.
Sun., Oct. 28: Day of the Dead Celebration. Authentic Dia de los Muertos celebration with fire dancers, mariachi bands, sugar skulls, crafts, and more!
Dungeon of Doom Haunted House on the Kemah Boardwalk: Terror Reigns in October. $15 per Victim / $20 Dungeon Fast Pass (skip the line) / $34.99 Scream Combo Pass (Boardwalk All-Day Ride Pass and Dungeon of Doom Ticket. Valid for unlimited trips through the Haunted House and unlimited rides day of visit!) / $10 Student Tickets (Valid during all hours with student I.D.) / $12 Group Rates (Must call 281-538-9600 to book your group) / $12 Landry’s Select Club Members (Must show LSC card to receive discount. Valid Sunday through Fridays, including Halloween.) Purchase admission at the Dungeon ticket booth window or buy now online.