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16 Halloween events you absolutely can't miss in Atlanta

Published On 10/08/2014 Published On 10/08/2014
Paranoia Haunted House

Date

Event

Location

Oct 8-Nov 1

Chambers of Horror This place is 18+ for a reason. That reason is tons of gore and nudity. That’s two reasons, but you get the idea.

The Masquerade

Chambers of Horror The Masquerade This place is 18+ for a reason. That reason is tons of gore and nudity. That’s two reasons, but you get the idea.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 8-Nov 15

13 Stories Haunted House There are live animals. They make you sign a waiver. Wait, there are live animals? Yes, so sign the waiver.

Newnan, GA

13 Stories Haunted House Newnan, GA There are live animals. They make you sign a waiver. Wait, there are live animals? Yes, so sign the waiver.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 8-Nov 8

Netherworld One of America’s top haunted houses, Netherworld packs in two giant fear-filled space into one complex. Oh, and those aren’t muggers approaching while you get out of your car, those are undead creatures roaming the parking lot to steal your sense of dignity.

Conley, GA

Netherworld Conley, GA One of America’s top haunted houses, Netherworld packs in two giant fear-filled space into one complex. Oh, and those aren’t muggers approaching while you get out of your car, those are undead creatures roaming the parking lot to steal your sense of dignity.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 9-Nov 2

Paranoia Haunted House Journey through an awful subway system (no, not MARTA on a Saturday night!) where you'll get chased by people with tasers (much like the cops on MARTA, actually).

Canton, GA

Paranoia Haunted House Canton, GA Journey through an awful subway system (no, not MARTA on a Saturday night!) where you'll get chased by people with tasers (much like the cops on MARTA, actually).

Camp Blood

Date

Event

Location

Oct 9-Nov 1

Camp Blood You need to take dirt roads to get there. Once you're there, you'll be hunted by psychotic hillbillies. Yeah, this is going to get weird.

Carrollton, GA

Camp Blood Carrollton, GA You need to take dirt roads to get there. Once you're there, you'll be hunted by psychotic hillbillies. Yeah, this is going to get weird.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 10 Fri

Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse You know you need to train for the oncoming zombie hordes, but you can’t just go around stalking your neighbors, anymore. The Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse fills that void by giving you a paintball gun and dozens of flesh-eating targets.

Conley, GA

Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse Conley, GA You know you need to train for the oncoming zombie hordes, but you can’t just go around stalking your neighbors, anymore. The Atlanta Zombie Apocalypse fills that void by giving you a paintball gun and dozens of flesh-eating targets.

Walker Stalker Convention

Date

Event

Location

Oct 17 Fri

Walker Stalker Con Geek out at the biggest (and most Atlanta-est), Walking Dead convention when AmericasMart gets overrun by fans and all of the stars of the first four seasons. If you’re lucky, you’ll get Norman Reedus to autograph your scabs.

Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart

Walker Stalker Con Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart Geek out at the biggest (and most Atlanta-est), Walking Dead convention when AmericasMart gets overrun by fans and all of the stars of the first four seasons. If you’re lucky, you’ll get Norman Reedus to autograph your scabs.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 18 Sat

Little Five Points Halloween Festival and Parade Pro tip: post-up on the patio of a nearby bar in order to get the most out of Atlanta freakiest parade. Expect its ghoulish participants to be artsy, eclectic, and most likely half-naked.

Little Five Points

Little Five Points Halloween Festival and Parade Little Five Points Pro tip: post-up on the patio of a nearby bar in order to get the most out of Atlanta freakiest parade. Expect its ghoulish participants to be artsy, eclectic, and most likely half-naked.

The Marietta Zombie Walk

Date

Event

Location

Oct 18 Sat

Marietta Zombie Walk Recreate your own Walking Dead scenes from season one in the seemingly idyllic Marietta Square. Zombifiers will be on hand to get you looking disgusting and the local bars will happily fuel your rampage with brain-flavored beer.

Historic Marietta Square

Marietta Zombie Walk Historic Marietta Square Recreate your own Walking Dead scenes from season one in the seemingly idyllic Marietta Square. Zombifiers will be on hand to get you looking disgusting and the local bars will happily fuel your rampage with brain-flavored beer.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 24 Fri

Scary Party 5 Midtown Eight bars, food, specialty drinks, and 3,000 of your most maniacal friends takeover Midtown... literally, since the streets will be closed and bars scattered throughout.

Multiple locations in Midtown

Scary Party 5 Midtown Multiple locations in Midtown Eight bars, food, specialty drinks, and 3,000 of your most maniacal friends takeover Midtown... literally, since the streets will be closed and bars scattered throughout.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 25 Sat

2nd Annual Vampire Ball The Freight Depot is infected by folks who want to help out the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, so drink, dance, and wake up tomorrow with a sticky face and a good feeling in your heart.

The Freight Depot

2nd Annual Vampire Ball The Freight Depot The Freight Depot is infected by folks who want to help out the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, so drink, dance, and wake up tomorrow with a sticky face and a good feeling in your heart.

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Date

Event

Location

Oct 25 Sat

Buckhead Creepy Crawl 3 Eight Buckhead bars will be slinging terrifyingly delicious Halloween-themed drinks, complimentary pizza, and more drinks.

Multiple locations in Buckhead

Buckhead Creepy Crawl 3 Multiple locations in Buckhead Eight Buckhead bars will be slinging terrifyingly delicious Halloween-themed drinks, complimentary pizza, and more drinks.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 25 Sat

Boos and Brews A Halloween party + The Masquerade + six hours of flowing beer = an event so sweet it doesn’t even matter if you have to dress up like a cat to get in. 

The Masquerade

Boos and Brews The Masquerade A Halloween party + The Masquerade + six hours of flowing beer = an event so sweet it doesn’t even matter if you have to dress up like a cat to get in. 

WHISKEY BLUE ATLANTA-BUCKHEAD

Date

Event

Location

Oct 31 Fri

Whiskey Blue Haunted Rooftop Halloween Your sophisticated, bottle-service tastes are met at the Buckhead W. You'll be haunted by the fact you didn't get a number from that girl dressed as a sexy... err, something and get macabre “party favors”.

Whiskey Blue

Whiskey Blue Haunted Rooftop Halloween Whiskey Blue Your sophisticated, bottle-service tastes are met at the Buckhead W. You'll be haunted by the fact you didn't get a number from that girl dressed as a sexy... err, something and get macabre “party favors”.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 31 Fri

Halloween Night in the Highlands 4 This block party boasts a performance by Metalsome, eats from Sweet Auburn BBQ, and several different Highlands bars ready to pour you candy corn-flavored shooters.

Multiple locations in the Highlands

Halloween Night in the Highlands 4 Multiple locations in the Highlands This block party boasts a performance by Metalsome, eats from Sweet Auburn BBQ, and several different Highlands bars ready to pour you candy corn-flavored shooters.

Date

Event

Location

Oct 31 Fri

37 Main’s Spooktacular For those needing a Northside night out, a load of scary metal and liquor should do it, plus their $1,000 costume contest features a “most insensitive” category, so your Ebola-inspired outfit just might make you little cash.

37 Main in John’s Creek

37 Main’s Spooktacular 37 Main in John’s Creek For those needing a Northside night out, a load of scary metal and liquor should do it, plus their $1,000 costume contest features a “most insensitive” category, so your Ebola-inspired outfit just might make you little cash.