Miami’s Hottest Halloween Parties

Here are’s top choices for Halloween weekend. All events are on the evening of Friday, Oct. 31 unless otherwise noted.


50s-themed Halloween Party
When: 6 – 11 p.m.
Where: Schnebly Redlands Winery & Miami Brewing Co., 30205 SW 217 Ave, Homestead
Admission: Free
A costume and karaoke contest with Schnebly gift certificates awarded to winners. There will also be Halloween-themed photo booths where you can print personalized spooky wine labels to affix to your purchases. Mixology Bar also open.

Feast of the Imaginarium
Oct. 29, 7 p.m.
Where: Baoli Miami, 1906 Collins Ave., South Beach
Admission: from $65 at Dinner reservations at 305-674-8822.
Experience a night of delirium in the world of Salvador Dali as Wednesday night’s “My Boyfriend is Out of Town” party transforms into “Feast of the Imaginarium.” Inspired by Paris’ infamous high society “Diner de Tetes Surrealiste,” guests will be surrounded by body-painted contortionists, stilt performers and more. Strict dress code enforced. Ladies must dress (or undress) to complement their fantastical surroundings. Men must dress in black tie with surrealist headdress.

Follow the Yellow Brick Road Halloween in Brickell
Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, 9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: Segafredo Brickell & Spazio Nightclub, 1421 S. Miami Ave., Brickell.
Admission: Free. Advanced reservations highly recommended by contacting 305-577-9809 or
Enjoy a Wizard of Oz-themed party all weekend long at Segafredo Brickell and next door at Spazio Nightclub. Famous scenes from the film will be reinterpreted into contemporary décor such as a ruby red slipper chandelier, life-sized scarecrow and floating broomsticks. The whimsical setting will be complemented with the lounge music and creative cocktails. At Spazio, guests will be enveloped by a nightmarish forest complete with flocks of black crows, smoky haze and spooky 14’ towering trees.

Ghosts in the Garden: A Knight of Fantasy
8 p.m. – Midnight
Where: Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach
Admission: $75 in advance at or 305-673-7256, ext. 201, $100 at door
Presented by the Miami Beach Garden Conservancy, enjoy a spooky celebration benefitting the Miami Beach Botanical Garden. Revelers will enjoy complimentary premium cocktails from the “Pick Your Poison” bar sponsored by Bacardi, burger bites from Latin Burger, and sweet treats from Dylan’s Candy Bar and Buzz Bars ice cream. Dance to live music by Mr. Nice Guy and enter the costume contest with prizes from The Clevelander Hotel, Oolite, and more. Horror film will screen on the Garden’s Great Lawn and you can romp through the “Haunted Forest.”

Gin & Juice Halloween Party
6 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Radio Bar, 814 1st St., Miami Beach
Admission: Open bar cover: 8 – 11 p.m.: $75;  9 – 11 p.m.: $60; 10 – 11p.m.: $35; or two bottles + “Pumpkin Juice,” a gin punch cocktail served in a pumpkin, for $300
Come out for a 1920s Prohibition-themed party at SoFi local’s favorite Radio Bar.

Halloween Cocktail & Costume Party
4 p.m. – Midnight
Where: Toro Toro Miami at InterContinental Downtown, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami
Admission: Free
Sip $10 specialty smoky cocktails from mixologist Matt Phillips and dress to impress for the costume contest. Revelers can win dinner prizes to Toro Toro.

Halloween Edition Parties
Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.
Where: America’s Backyard, 100 SW 3rd Ave., Fort Lauderdale
Admission: Free
Enjoy costume contests with $5,000 worth of prizes, “blood” pong, live music and drink specials.

Halloween Masquerade
7 p.m.
Where: Seasalt & Pepper, 422 NW North River Dr., Miami
Admission: Dinner Reservation
Enjoy a night of dinner and mysterious chic attire. Sponsored by Veuve Clicquot, diners will be entertained by Zhantra Dancers and a DJ to dance the night away. Specialty drinks by Belvedere vodka will round out the night.

Halloween Zombie Dance Party
5 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Better Days, 500 Brickell Bldg., Miami
Admission: Free
On Oct. 29, Better Days will supply guests with pumpkins and all materials needed for a fun night of pumpkin carving. Devils Night will be held on Oct. 30, followed by a Halloween Zombie Dance Party on Oct. 31.

Howl O Ween Pawty
Oct. 29, 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: Rocco’s Tacos Palm Beach Gardens
Admission: $20 donation  to Genius Assistance Dogs,
Pet and owner costume contests, raffle prizes worth up to $400, a complimentary drink and small bites.

Japanime Party
6 p.m. – 3 a.m.
Where: SushiSamba Miami Beach, 600 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach
Admission: Free
Get a front row view of Lincoln Road’s Halloween Parade and groove to the beats of DJ Patrick M. Expect Harajuku-themed décor, taiko drummers, dancers and Geishas adding to the playful, funky ambiance. Wear your most extravagant getup and enjoy smoked pumpkin caipirnhas on special.

Jungle hosted by Roberto Cavalli
9 p.m.
Cavalli Miami, 150 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach
Admission: $30 ladies, $50 gentlemen, with dinner $125 at or 305-695-4191; table reservations from $750 for six people at
Hosted by Roberto Cavalli, guests will be transported to a kingdom sprawling from the main dining room to the upstairs lounge. Attendees are encouraged to explore their hunter and prey instincts as they travel through the alternate universe with ferocious lustful beasts handling exotic live serpents and body-painted beauties handing out Cavalli bags filled with sweet treats. Cavalli will offer a palatial feast downstairs and an open format soundtrack by DJ Michelle Pooch.

Lincoln Road Halloween
7 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: Lincoln Road Mall, Miami Beach
Admission: Free
The freaks are on parade on Lincoln Road every Halloween night. Find a spot to people watch and hope you don’t get bitten by a zombie.  Many resta urants will offer specially priced menus or reservations in exchange for outdoor seating to watch the costumed revelers stroll by, so get your tables early.

Little Lighthouse Foundation’s 5th annual Nightmare on the Beach
8 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Where: Lummus Park, 9th St. and Ocean, Miami Beach
Admission: $150 (plus service fee). VIP tables for 8 start at $3,600. Call 201-264-6356
The Little Lighthouse Foundation (a non-profit that supports children and their families who struggle with educational, financial and medical hardships) will transform the beach into a unique outdoor nightclub experience with multiple Halloween-themed pavilions and tents, including Dos Equis Most Interesting Lounge in the World, a life-sized Space Invaders game and Patron’s new Incendio line of tequila with a futuristic photo booth. Catered food and music by Lee Kalt will also be on tap. Mention Nightmare on the Beach or Little Lighthouse Foundation at Ricky’s Halloween Superstore in Miami Beach or Coral Gables for 10 percent off Halloween costumes.

#MAS Murder Party
9 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Where: Miami Ad School, 571 NW 28th St., Wynwood
Admission: $25 at door
Enjoy a creative and interactive Halloween Party at the Miami Ad School’s new Wynwood location. DJs, drinks, entertainment and costume contest are all a part of the night benefitting the school’s scholarship fund.

Masquerade Wine Tasting
Oct. 29, 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: La Cave d’Azur
Admission: $10
Don your masquerade mask and sample five wines selected by the sommelier, as well as passed hors devours. Stick around for Villa Azur happy hour until 9:30 p.m. where a free Halloween Masquerade cocktail is available upon request.

Miami Halloween Yacht Party
11:30 p.m. – 4 a.m.
Where: South Beach Lady at Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd. Miami
Admission: Table Service from $1,500 at or email
Step aboard the 125’ luxury yacht South Beach Lady for a sexy Halloween party featuring four levels, VIP areas and beats by DJ Snap and DJ Prince. Costumes are mandatory, so dress to impress.

Pirates & Disco Halloween Party
: 9 p.m.
Where: JohnMartin’s, 253 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables
Admission: Free
Ahoy Matey and Boogie Nights are the two themes for John Martin’s Restaurant & Pub’s two story party and costume contest. Celebrating their 25th Anniversary, there will be a Pirate Party downstairs with karaoke and an all-out 80’s Disco Party upstairs with a DJ playing all the best hits from that era. Enjoy $5 drink specials by Captain Morgan, giveaways and prizes.

Ritz-Carlton Dia de los Muertos Celebration
Saturday, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: Cantina Beach at The Ritz-Carlton, Key Biscyane, 455 Grand Bay Dr., Key Biscayne
Admission: Free, no reservation required
For their Day of the Dead party, the oceanfront Cantina Beach Mexican restaurant will feature festive dancers and beats from the resident DJ. Enjoy complimentary bites and tequila tastings, as well as specially priced margaritas and tacos al pastor. The regular dinner menu is also available.

Ritz-Carlton Dia de los Muertos Fiesta
Saturday, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale, 1 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
Admission: Free, no reservation required
Don your costume and head to the seventh floor pool terrace for a party with vibrant performers, DJs spinning, Mexican-inspired bites and specially priced cocktails.

Star Wars Halloween Party
10:30 p.m.
Where: Perfecto, 1450 Brickell Ave., Miami
Admission: Free
Perfecto will host a Star Wars Halloween theme party and guests are encouraged to show up as their favorite Star Wars character. Best costume will win a specially curated tasting dinner prepared by Chef Angel. May the force be with you!

Zoetic Stage Presents the Halloween Glitter Ball
8 p.m. – Midnight
Where: Sagamore, the Art Hotel, 1671 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: $150 at door
Zoetic Stage in conjunction with Spectacle Recordings presents an evening of dancing, open bar, light bites, sweet treats by MISHA’S cupcakes, live DJ sets and performances from Spectacle Recordings, as well as prizes, surprises, and more. So let the glitter fly! Guests will help support Zoetic Stage’s nonprofit theater and arts education programs.

Zombie Bash
8 – 11 p.m.
Where: Brimstone Woodfire Grill at the Shops at Pembroke Gardens, 14575 SW 5th St., Pembroke Pines
Admission: Free
Ms. Apocalypse will MC the costume contest with prizes to dine at Brimstone Woodfire Grill. Cocktails on special by Jagermeister Spice and DJ Bryan Gonzalez on the turntables to keep the party going.

Zombie Lounge presented by So Cool Events
Wednesday – Saturday, 7:30 p.m. – Midnight
Where: Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami
Admission: $35
An LCD screen plays horror flicks, while DJ Maximus 3000 rocks the turntable with his signature 80s house mix. Two complimentary drinks are included in admission.


All Gold Everything Halloween Party
9 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Delano Beach Club & FDR, 1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: Doorman’s discretion. For table reservations, call 305-924-4071 or email
Kick off All Hallows’ Eve at Delano Beach Club, where revelers will enjoy an eclectic mix of House, Deep House, R&B, and Hip Hop from DJ Tito for the All Gold Everything poolside party and two-part horror show. Fire dancers turn up the heat on the dance floor and illuminate the stage for a live art display. Next, head to the haunted house at FDR at Delano where the party will continue hosted by Miami Models and Miroir Club. Come dressed to impress for the costume contest at FDR for a chance to win a grand prize.

Haunted Halloween
11 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Mansion, 1235 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: $30
Dead butlers will serve the cocktails as fog engulfs the dance floor with tricks, treats and spookiness galore. Mansion is giving away $2,500 to the best costume of the night, so give it your best.

The Haunted Hotel
n: 9 p.m.
Where: Whiskey Blue and Li ving Room at W Fort Lauderdale, 401 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
Admission: $15 pre-sale at For table reservations, call 954-414-8300 or email
Don your sexiest or scariest Halloween costume and dance to the beats of DJ Richie Rich and Mark Gallo between these two venues at W Fort Lauderdale. Costume contest with prizes.

Heaven & Hell
11 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: SET, 320 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach
Admission: $30
Set will transform into Heaven & Hell as angels and demons take over the dance floor and house music takes over the turntables. Come dressed as an angel or devil.

Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m.
Where: E11EVEN, 29 NE 11th St., Miami
Admission: Oct. 31: Men $60, Ladies $40; Nov. 1: Men $50, Ladies $30. VIP tables also available. Call 305-829-2911.
The weekend kicks off with a special performance by Lil’ Jon at this 24/7 day and night showclub. Saturday will feature an appearance by Borgeous, the Miami born music producer and DJ. The 20,000-square-foot day and nightclub will be transformed into a Halloween funhouse complete with aerialists, contortionists, specialty acts and interactive characters.

Freak Show with Luciano
11 p.m.
Where: LIV, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: $40 Female General Admission, $75 Male General Admission at For table reservations call 305-674-4680.
Don your best freaky costume and party in style to the Freak Show at LIV with DJ Luciano.

Playboy Masquerade Halloween Party
10 p.m.
Where: Hyde Beach, 1701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: From $30
For the second consecutive year Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach is throwing a Playboy Halloween Masquerade Party. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in their most outrageous Halloween outfits and be prepared to experience a night of sexy surprises. The event will be hosted by Playboy Playmates Shawn Dillon and Shelby Chesnes with sounds by DJ Mister Gray.

Sh!t Show Strikes Back with Cedric Gervais
11 p.m.
Where: Story, 136 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: $30 Female General Admission, $60 Male General Admission at For table reservations call 305-479-4426
Party the night away with Cedric Gervais and Dave Sol behind the DJ booth at this Star Wars-themed Halloween Party.

Walloween Costume Party & Day of Hollywood Dead People
Friday and Saturday, 11 p.m.
Where: Wall Lounge, 2201 Collins Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: Doorman’s Discretion
Wall will celebrate the sixth anniversary of their Walloween costume party hosted by Yelloween Veuve Clicquot, along with a special live performance by Black Sheep and music by Mr. Mauricio. On the day after Halloween, also known as Los Dias de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead), the theme will be Day of Hollywood Dead people. Wall invites guests on this spooky night to come as their favorite deceased Hollywood stars. A Dirty Dutch production, music will be by Mitchell Neimeyer with a closing set by Lee Kalt.

Wayan’s Freaky Halloween
11 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Cameo, 1445 Washington Ave., Miami Beach
Admission: $30 at door
Join brothers Shawn & Marlon Wayans for Miami’s freakiest Halloween. The Wayan’s brothers will bring the freak as hip hop sets the soundtrack.

Welcome to Wasco
11 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Where: Mokai, 235 23rd St., Miami Beach
Admission: $30 at door
Inspired by the mysterious and creepy clowns popping up in Wasco, California, Mokai will bring this phenomenon to South Beach.

Terror in the Jungle
7:30 p.m.-midnight through Saturday
Where: Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Island Tr., Miami
Admission: $55 per person. Fast passes start at $20 per person. Tax is additional. 
Zombies and mutated animals take over Jungle Island for 20 nights of hair-raising scares at a pulse-pounding haunted attraction and trail experience.
Zoo Miami
11 a.m.-11 p.m. Oct. 31
Where: Zoo Miami, 12400 SW 152 St., Miami
Admission: Admission to Dr. Wilde’s Creepy House $5, plus regular zoo admission; $17.95, $13.95 kids 3-12, free for kids 2 and under and members. Admission to Spooky Zoo Nights is $10.95 and $9.95 for zoo members.
Enjoy Dr. Wilde’s Creepy House, a 7,000-square-foot haunted house guaranteed to send chills up and down your spine. Parental discretion is advised for young children. Halloween night the Zoo gets extra creepy with Spooky Zoo Night starting at 7 p.m., with tours of Dr. Wilde’s Creepy House, spooky tram rides and a ghoulish carousel (for an additional fee). Goodies, roving street theatre and chilling story-telling will add excitement to the pathways.
House of Horrors
daily through Nov. 2
Where: Miami International Mall, 1455 NW 107th Ave., Doral
Admission: $25; $15 kids 6 and under.
South Florida’s largest haunted house with 10 terrifying rooms, 20 amusement rides, carnival games, food, fun attractions like “Malice In Wonderland” 3D Experience, Hulk Hogan’s Microchip Championship Wrestling, escape artist Michael Griffin from “America’s Got Talent.”  

9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 
Where: Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables
Admission: $25; $18 seniors; $12 kids 6-17; free for members.
Explore the garden and celebrate Halloween with your dogs. Costumes are encouraged.
MiChiMu’s Halloween
10 a.m.-6 p.m. 
Where: Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy., Miami
Admission: $18, Florida Resident $14, Children under 1 year FREE, Members Complimentary.
Enjoy original performances, take a walk through our not-so-scary haunted house, create some spooky arts and crafts and play ghostly games.