Your 7 Austin Halloween must-dos

Don’t be that dude who gets all dressed up and has no place to go — we’ve got you covered, no matter your Halloween style. Like music? Barbecue? Beer? Good. Time to take full advantage of Halloween being on a Friday:

Friday, October 31st: Head over to the Moody Theater for the 6th Annual Zombie Ball Masquerade! This party promises burlesque, aerial acrobatics, a costume contest, and a performance by Neon Trees. Tickets here!

Friday, October 31st: Gourdough’s Public House is having their 2nd Annual Creepy Carnival Halloween Party. Sideshow performers, "freak show photo booth", karaoke, cocktails, a costume contest, classic carnival games, AND Gourdough’s famous dessert donuts? Yes, please!

Friday, October 31st: For a free Halloween party that’s walking distance to Campus, check out Spider House Ballroom’s The Ultimate 2014 Halloween Party. Live music, '90s dance party, and costume contests with prize money... AND beer and shot specials. Stop, collaborate, and listen...

Friday, October 31st: Make some bad decisions at The White Horse at their 3rd Annual Haam-O-Ween benefiting Health Alliance for Austin Musicians! Only 10 bucks and a ton of live music!

Friday, October 31st: KUTX presents The Belmont’s Second Annual Halloween Social with Brown Sabbath and Golden Dawn Arkestra! You’ll need tickets!

Friday, October 31st: It’s also Austin Beer Week, so scoot over to School House Pub for their Blood, Guts & Beer Costume Party with Infamous Brewing! They’ll have a costume contest and tasty grub like "blood" sausage, "gut" pate, and of course, beer from Infamous Brewing! See this and all the Halloween parties during Austin Beer Week.

Friday, October 31st: Another Beer-tastic bash not to be missed: Craft Pride Halloween Costume Party + Pumpkin Beer Tappings. They’ll have at least five different pumpkin beers on tap/cask/nitro.

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