21 AND OVER
Oak at Fourteenth is hosting a Halloween Party on October 31 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The theme is 'Dexter' -- the bar will be turned into a "kill room." The event is 21 and up only, and is $10 at the door. For more details, call
The Cosmic Pong Party will take place at ACE on October 31 starting at 8 p.m. There will be a DJ and dancing, drink specials all night, and a costume contest with prizes, among other attractions. Reservations fpor 8 or more with costume play pong for free. Call 303.800.7705 to book a table. More information is available here.
The "Halloween Night: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Drink No Evil" party runs from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Infinite Monkey Theorem. Along with newly launched cans of wine, the Wine Lab will be serving other signature IMT beverages including a mulled wine, and its award-winning ciders. Roaming Bull Brasserie food truck will serve European-style dishes, and entertainment is provided by a line-up of DJs including Ivy (Easy Killer, CMKY, Make Mistakes), and Ejay (Hotbox, Spellbound, Easy Killer). Other Halloween twists include art installations by Ryan Willard of Marion Street Tattoo and Gallery and visuals by The Watcher. There is no cover charge for this event,. For more information, visit the Infinite Monkey Theorem's Facebook page.
Enter the Game of Thrones Costume Contest at Punch Bowl Social while enjoying a Live DJ all evening on the 31. Prizes for Best Couple, Most Creative and Sexiest Costume. Judging begins at 9 p.m. and winners will be announced at midnight.For more information, visit punchbowlsocial.com.
CULINARY DATE NIGHT
Spend your Halloween with a date night at Cook Street. On October 31, a Culinary Date Night will be offered, something that is guaranteed to stir up more than just delicious dishes! The course, complete with a meal and two glasses of wine, costs just $89 per person. Find tickets here.
Are you willing to go on a culinary adventure this Halloween? On October 31, Charcoal Restaurant will be serving Tokyo-inspired street food and libations all night. For only $30 per person (tax and tip excluded), get assorted street foods and libations, including Yakitori, beer and more.
Celebrate Halloween and Day of the Dead at Tamayo on Larimer Square. There will be a special menu for the weekend, October 31 - November 2. Call 720.946.1433 or click here for more information.
Celebrate Halloween with Firkin Friday at the Dry Dock Brewing Company's South Dock tasting room. They will be tapping a caramel apple firkin at 3 p.m. on October 31. Costumes are encouraged! More details can be found here.
The Warwick Hotel's special Halloween night is October 31 from 5 to 10 p.m. There will be trick or treat bags for children, pumpkin carving, and festive food and drinks. Tickets for adults are $25 and $1 per year for children. To reserve a spot, call 303.318.7272.
Starting at 3 p.m. and until close, at Humboldt Farm Fish & Wine costumed kids are welcome to trick or treat for candy. Every adult with a costumed child gets a free shot of Fireball.
DIA DE LOS MUERTOS
In celebration of Mexican culture, art and entertainment, The Denver Botanic Gardens in holding its inaugural Dia de los Muertos Calavera Ball ¡Viva la Muerte! on November 1st. The event will include a "live art" demonstration, artist-created altars, face painting, live performances and music. General admission tickets are $60, and can be purchased here. Tickets include special cultural food and beverages, as well as a silent auction to benefit Denver Botanic Gardens and Cole Arts and Science Academy. VIP tickets are $75 and will include early entry, light hors d'oeuvres, specialty cocktails and a handmade commemorative piece.
To celebrate Dia de los Muertos, Comida Cantina will be building its own altar to honor the favorite foods, beverages, and memories of loved ones. The weekend will be filled with food and drink specials at both Comida locations in Longmont (721 Confidence Drive) and Denver (3350 Brighton Boulevard).
At both locations of the ViewHouse (2015 Market Street in Denver and 7101 South Clinton Street in Centennial), Day of the Dead Mass hysteria ensues with the rise of dancing dead. Join in on the fun with giveaways and chilling drinks like Bacardi Bat Bite shots and the Bacardi Zombie. The most possessed costume receives a $1,000 cash prize.