Whether you’re looking for something to do with the kids, the entire family or just the adults, there are plenty of Halloween activities happening around town. Since the holiday falls on a Friday this year, why not continue the spooks and scares through the weekend? From trick or treating to live music we’ve laid out the best places to spend your Halloweekend.
For the Kids:
Delray Marketplace Halloween Trick-or-Treat Event, Thursday, Oct. 30, 6-8 p.m.
14851 Lyons Road, Delray Beach
Bring the kids from shop to shop for an evening of hayrides, a mini pumpkin patch, and arts and craft stations. Giveaways will include a BMW trunk full of candy, gift cards and giant candy bars from ItSugar.
Monster Mash: Thursday, Oct. 30, 3:30 p.m.
18685 State Road 7, Boca Raton
The West Boca Library invites kids in grades K-3 to enjoy some spooky Halloween stories, a fun game and make special holiday crafts.
Whole Foods Trick or Treat: Friday Oct. 31, 6 p.m.
1400 Glades Road, Boca Raton
Go all natural this Halloween and take your kids to Whole Foods for a guided trick-or-treat tour around the store. Make sure to arrive on time because once the tour starts late participants won’t be able to join.
Town Center at Boca Raton Mall-O-Ween: Friday, Oct. 31 5:30 p.m.
6000 Glades Road, Boca Raton
Halloween activities are taking place all day, but from 5:30 to 8 p.m. parents can safety walk their kids store to store to trick-or-treat for candy and prizes.
For the Grown-Ups:
Blue Martini: Friday Oct. 31 and Saturday Nov. 1
6000 Glades Rd C-1380, Boca Raton
The lounge has already been hosting costume parties all week long but over the weekend the real festivities begin. On Friday night, Blue Martini will host “Haunted Blue” from 8 p.m to close. Then on Saturday night, the “Dia de los Muertos” (Day of the Dead) party will have live music from La Linea as well as DJs spinning salsa, Brazilian, meringue and top 40 sets. Ladies drink free from 9-11 p.m. on Saturday and on both nights $1,000 worth of prizes will be awarded for the best costumes.
Trick or Beats Music Festival: Friday Oct. 31 and Saturday Nov. 1
Sunset Cove Amphitheatre 20405 Amphitheater Circle, Boca Raton
This two-day festival at the Sunset Cove Ampitheatre is headlined by Lil John. Other acts will include Caked Up, Hero Bust and Borgeous. Tickets are $55 each day or $90 for a two-day pass.
Sybarite Pig Beers of the Dark: Friday, Oct. 31
20642 State Road 7, Boca Raton
The pig will be offering specials on the darkest of dark beers for their Halloween festivities. Brews on tap include Weyerbacher Imperial Pumpkin, Evil Twin Doughnut Break and Cigar City Good Gourd. Sybarite Pig will be raffling off a bottle of Fou’ Foune and hosting a costume contest for a bottle of New Glarus Strawberry Rhubarb.
Moonshine Molly’s Homecoming Halloween Party: Friday, Oct. 31, 9 p.m.
6450 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton
South Florida’s DJ Anthony will be spinning at this EDM Halloween party. Cash prizes will be awarded for best costume. Anyone 18 and over can enter but of course you have to be 21 to drink.
Funky Buddah Halloween Party: Friday, Oct. 31, 8 p.m.
2621 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton
At 8 p.m. the lounge will be revealing their newest brews at the beer release. Then at 10 p.m. progressive soul/hip-hop band The Politix will take the stage. Stick around after the set for the costume contest at 11 p.m.
SALT7 Halloween Costume Party: Friday, Oct. 31, 10 p.m.
32 S.E. Second Ave., Delray Beach
This year’s Halloween party will feature music from DJ Vinsane. There will be a costume contest for three categories: scariest, sexiest and silliest, and each winner will receive a $100 gift card to Salt.
Buddah Sky Bar Boodah Ball: Friday, Oct. 31, 10 p.m.
217 E. Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach
Buddah’s second annual Halloween bash will have drink and bottle specials and host a set from DJ Crunch Time. Enter the costume contest for a chance to win a bottle of Remy Martin.