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Boulder’s Best Halloween Parties in 2017

Halloween in Boulder is always a treat, but the trick is knowing where all the best parties are. This year, we’ve saved you the trouble by rounding up some of our city’s most scintillating celebrations and listing them here for your perusal. From classic camp to ballroom dancing, you’re bound to find whatever you’re after this Halloween in Boulder’s bustling nightlife.

Clue Murder Mystery Show

When: Wednesday, October 25; 9pm – 11pm

Where: License No. 1

Located in the speakeasy beneath the historic Hotel Boulderado, this Clue-themed burlesque murder mystery promises a dinner party unlike any other. Dress up as your favorite character and join the costume contest as Bronze Fox Burlesque delivers a night of sensual fun.

80s Halloween Party

When: Friday, October 27; 10pm – 1am

Where: Bohemian Biergarten

Travel back in time to the most radical of decades, the 1980s. Enjoy drink specials, dancing, and retro tunes from esteemed 80s cover band The Goonies. Don’t forget your leg warmers.

The Great Vampire Ball of 1793

When: Friday, October 27; 8pm – 2am

Where: Avalon Ballroom

Hosted by The Society, Boulder’s most mysterious non-profit, this exclusive, members-only event guarantees an unforgettable Halloween experience unlike any other. Enter the decadent court of Louis XIV’s Château de Versailles—vampire style—and prepare for a night of sinful delights. All proceeds from ticket sales go to Voices for Children, an organization that provides legal advocates for children in the court system.

Halloween Masquerade

When: Saturday, October 28; 7pm – 11pm

Where: Glenn Miller Ballroom at CU

They say it takes two to tango, and now you can finally learn how at this year’s annual Halloween Masquerade. Featuring beginner and intermediate Argentine Tango lessons, this Masquerade takes place in the beautiful Glenn Miller Ballroom at CU’s University Memorial Center. Don your mask and dance the night away.

Sanitas Halloween Party

When: Saturday, October 28; 8pm – 11:30pm

Where: Sanitas Brewing

Come for the beer, stay for the circus! Acrophobia and Sanitas Brewing are teaming up to bring Boulder a wild night filled with treats and actual tricks. Enjoy local brews and tasty tacos as world-class acrobats perform amazing feats. Costumes required.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

When: Monday, October 30; 7:30pm

Where: Boulder Theater

What would Halloween be without this cult classic? Join Janet, Brad, and Dr. Frank N Furter in Transylvanian musical mayhem, brought to life by the shadowcast of Colorado’s Elusive Ingredient. Audience participation is encouraged, so be prepared to dance, shout, and throw things. Grab your tickets today—this show sells out quickly!

Haunted Halloween Bash

When: Tuesday, October 31; 5pm – 1am

Where: License No. 1

Enjoy a night of festive fun at License No. 1. There will be drink specials, live music, and a costume contest, so be sure to dress to impress. Stop by anytime during this all-night Halloween event.

Boulder loves a good celebration, and Halloween is no exception. Whether costumes and cocktails or burlesque and beer is your thing, you’re in store for a fantastic night on the town.

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