To say that Gowanus and Brooklyn residents love Halloween is an understatement. This frighteningly fun time kicks off the holiday season festivities that last until after the New Year. And our neighborhood wears its festive spirit on its sleeve. And store fronts. And front yards.
If you’re an uncanny fan who’s looking for unquestionably unique Halloween events in Brooklyn and Gowanus, you’ve come to the right place. We love to spread the word about all of the hauntingly fun hijinks happening in our neighborhood this season. Take a look below at a couple of the Halloween season’s coolest events!
Trick or Drink: NYC Halloween Bar Crawl
Presented by the New York chapter of Barcrawlwerz, this three-day event takes folks on a tour of some of the area’s best bars. Starting on Friday, October 29 and continuing through Sunday, October 31—Halloween night!
Tickets are available for single day events or all-access three-day passes. Get dressed up in your best costume. Mix things up by wearing a different costume each day. Or just come as you are. Any way you choose to celebrate, you’ll enjoy great bars, drink specials, and the comraderie of your friends and neighbors!
Nick Shoulders’ Hollerween Hayride
If you’re looking for a real good time, then head on over to The Turk’s Inn on Saturday, October 30. That’s where you can hoot and holler along with lots of other Halloween fans. It’s Nick Shoulders’ Hollerween Hayride!
A master entertainer who mixes country and folk music with comedy that’s drenched in the absurd, Nick Shoulders’ show is guaranteed to put a smile on your face—and put you in the Halloween mood! Nick’s put together a great blend of spooky tunes, gothic costumes, country charm, and a surprise appearance of the Hill Country Devil! Plus, lots of other cool surprises are in store. If you’re looking for silly Halloween fun, this show is for you!
The Haunted Mansion Halloween Party
Held at the popular Stage 48 nightclub, the Haunted Mansion Halloween Party has been bringing a scary good time to NYC since 2013. This unforgettable evening is filled with lots of amazing events. First and foremost is the renowned costume contest. Attendees will witness some of the most unique and elaborate costumes created by some of the best designers from near and far. Three talented winners will be chosen by the end of the event. Each will receive an award of $1000 a piece!
In addition to the famous costume contest, participants can enjoy four rooms full of fire breathers, aerial performers, and other spectacularly spooky artists and entertainers. Then to cap it all off, there’s the Monster Ball, a full-tilt party that’s full of Halloween cheer. This is an adults-only event. Tickets are now available for this can’t miss event!
These are just three of the many amazing Halloween events in Brooklyn, Gowanus, and the NYC area. There are plenty more in store. And if you live at 363 Bond Street, you’ll be conveniently close to these and other great Halloween happenings in the community. If you’re interested in learning more about our luxury apartments in Gowanus, contact us today!