From Halloween parties to haunted houses, Halloween in Nashville is one of the best holidays to celebrate in Music City. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, you’re bound to have some spooky fun at one of these in-person celebrations. This year Halloween falls on Sunday, October 31, 2021, so many events will take place over the weekend!
This list will be continually updated with the latest and best Halloween happenings in Nashville. Submit Halloween events for consideration here.
Demons on Demonbreun
Tin Roof + Live Oak | Demonbreun Hill
Demons on Demonbreun, one of Nashville’s largest annual Halloween parties, is Saturday, October 30, 2021, starting at 4:00pm. This is the 12-year anniversary for the popular block party on Demonbreun. Participating bars include Tin Roof and Live Oak. There will be a massive outdoor concert featuring Guns N’ Rose tribute band Nighttrain plus Revelry, Stoney T, and Action Jackson. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. This event is 21 and over only.
The Mansion Halloween Party
L27 Rooftop Lounge | SoBro / Downtown
The Mansion Halloween Party is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 7:00pm to midnight at L27 Rooftop Lounge. The Versace Mansion-inspired Halloween party will feature 90’s fashion, music by DJWS (producer/DJ of Lady Gaga and Pitbull), cocktails, and more! Guests are encouraged to dress in 90’s Versace-inspired looks. Tickets start at $75 per person. Outdoor tables, indoor tables, terrace tables, and cabanas are also available for rent.
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Trick or Treat Yo’self Costume Contest + Beats and Freaks
Downtown | Tin Roof Broadway
Halloween Weekend at Tin Roof Broadway will feature two main events this year. The inaugural Trick or Treat Yo’self Costume Contest is Saturday, October 30, 2021, starting at 7:00pm with cash prizes for the best costumes ($500 for 1st place, $200 for 2nd place, and $100 for 3rd place). The winners will be announced at midnight. Beats and Freaks is on Halloween Night, Sunday, October 31, 2021, at 10:30pm. DJ Cisco will be slapping all night during this first-ever scary DJ night on the first floor. Admission is free all weekend. Guests must be 21 or over to enter.
A Nightmare on Martin Street
Wedgewood-Houston | Diskin Cider
A Nightmare on Martin Street is Friday, October 29, 2021, from 4:00pm to 11:00pm at Diskin Cider. Guests are encouraged to dress as their favorite villains for a night of dancing, tarot card readings, costume contests, and drink specials. Admission is free. Dogs are welcome, too! Iams with NOSE id will be onsite taking spooky portraits of dogs and their dog parents. There will also be a dog costume contest, so pups need to dress to impress!
The Haunting at Terminal Court
Game Terminal | South Nashville
The Haunting at Terminal Court is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00pm to 1:00am at Game Terminal. There will be spooky decor, a DJ set from RUVS, drink specials (including bottomless margaritas), a costume contest, and more. Admission is free. This event is 21 and over only.
Beware The Birds
Rare Bird | Downtown
Beware The Birds is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00pm to midnight at Noelle Nashville’s rooftop bar Rare Bird. This event will feature speciality cocktails, spooky music, and costume contests with great prizes. The prize for first place is a one-night stay at Noelle Nashville, the prize for second place is a $50 gift card for Makeready L&L, and the prize for third place is a bottle of wine. Dogs are welcome and encouraged to come in costume.
Howl at the Moon at lou/na
Downtown | lou/na
Howl at the Moon at lou/na is Thursday through Sunday, October 28-31, 2021. Guests can expect specialty themed- drinks, a DJ playing haunted music, spooky decor, and more. Costumes and reservations are highly encouraged.
Acme | Downtown
Acme Halloween is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 6:00pm to 2:00am. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Guests can expect costume contests, speciality drinks, and live music on the first floor with DJs on the second floor and rooftop. This event is 21 and over only
Virgin Hotel Nashville| Midtown
Wonderland Experience, a two-day Halloween celebration, is Saturday and Sunday, October 30-31, 2021, at Virgin Hotel Nashville. The Mad Hatter Tea Party is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 4:00pm to 11:00pm at the Commons Club. The Rose Garden experience at The Pool Club is Saturday, October 30, 2021, with seatings beginning at 7:00pm. Tickets are $50 and include two glasses of Rosé, reserved seating for two-hours, and VIP entry to the rooftop. Keep the fun going on Sunday, October 31, 2021, with a Queen of Hearts Brunch from 11:00am to 4:00pm.
Rosemary & Beauty Queen Halloween Party
Rosemary Beauty Queen | East Nashville
The Rosemary & Beauty Queen Halloween Party is Saturday, October 30, 2021. Guests can expect a disco and demonic themed party with speciality drinks. Tickets are $20.
Halloween Party at 3rd & Lindsley
3rd & Lindsley | SoBro
The Halloween Party at 3rd & Lindsley is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00pm to 11:30pm. Guests can expect music from the 80s, 90s, and 00s. Make sure to dress your best because there will be a costume contest with cash prizes!
Fright Night at Tribe Nashville
Tribe Nashville | Midtown
Fright Night at Tribe Nashville is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00pm to 2:00am. This event will include a costume contest with $1,000 in cash and prizes, speciality drinks, and a dance party. Guests must be 21 and over only to attend.
Mercy Lounge ’90s Halloween Party
Mercy Lounge | SoBro
The Mercy Lounge ’90s Halloween Party is Saturday, October 30, 2021. Doors will open at 8:00pm and the show will begin at 9:00pm. Guests must provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test. Masks are strong encouraged. Tickets are $20-$25. This event is 21 and over only.
Bitters and Bones Pop-Up
Sidebar | SoBro
The Bitters and Bones Pop-Up is from Thursday to Sunday, October 21-24, 2021, and Thursday to Sunday, October 28-31, 2021, from 5:00pm to 2:00am at Sidebar. Guests can expect creative cocktails, Halloween decor, and delicious bites from Stoke Live Fire. Tickets are $10 and costumes are encouraged.
Dino’s | East Nashville
Dino’s Fest is Friday, October 29, 2021, from 10:00pm to 3:00pm at Dino’s in East Nashville. Guests can expect a drag show, DJs, a tarot reader, prizes, speciality drinks, and more. This event is 21 and over only.
Dreams and Nightmares at Dirty Little Secret
Dirty Little Secret | Downtown
Dreams and Nightmares at Dirty Little Secret is Saturday, October 30, 2021. This event will begin at 9:00pm and feature DJ Chanel Claire and Grant Fisher. Costumes are highly encouraged!
Halloween Party on Skydeck
Assembly Food Hall | Downtown
The Halloween Party on Skydeck is Saturday, October 30, 2021, at 7:00pm. This event will include costume contests, a talented lineup of DJs, and Halloween-themed cocktails. The costume contests begin at 11:00pm and the categories include best individual costume, best couple costume, and best group costume. Ticket prices vary from free to $50 depending on when you register.
Fable Lounge’s Costume Competition
Fable Lounge | West End
Fable Lounge’s Halloween Costume Competition is Saturday, October 30, 2021. If you love dressing up, then this is the Halloween event for you. Costume categories include the best couple, scariest, most funny, and more. Specialty cocktails and bites are available for purchase. Ticket prices vary from $25-$120 per person.
Upside Down Bar Crawl at Headquarters Beercade
Headquarters Beercade | Downtown/SoBro
The Upside Down Bar Crawl at Headquarters Beercade is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 5:00pm to 3:00am. Check-in will take place from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Headquarters Beercade and then continue on to participating venues. This event will include costumes contest for best dressed solo costume and best dressed couple costume. Tickets are $20-$30. This event is 21 and over only.
Halloween Bar Crawl presented by Barcrawlerz
Famous Nashville | Downtown
The Halloween Bar Crawl presented by Barcrawlerz is Friday through Sunday, October 29-31, 2021. This three-day bar crawl is from 6:00pm to 2:00am on Friday and 4:00pm to 2:00am Saturday through Sunday. The bar crawl will begin at Famous Nashville. Some of the participating venues include BigShotz, Famous Nashville, Miss Kelli’s Karaoke Bar, Margaritaville, and HQ Beercade. Tickets are $15-$45. This event is 21 and over only.
Halloweekend Pub Crawl
The Halloweekend Pub Crawl is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 3:00pm to 8:00pm in Midtown. The pub crawl will begin at Winners and continue on with various Midtown venues. Tickets are $9.99 and include access to all participating bars and drink specials. This event is 21 and over only.
Halloween Bar Crawl presented by Crawl With Us
Nashville Underground | Downtown
The Halloween Bar Crawl presented by Crawl With Us is Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 4:00pm to midnight. The bar crawl will begin with a check-in at Nashville Underground and then continue on to a variety of participating venues and bars. Tickets are $15-$20 and include two complimentary drinks, waived cover at all venues, food specials at all locations, and more.
Halloween Dinner at Dorsia
Ellington’s | Downtown
Enjoy a Halloween-themed dinner experience at Dorsia, a pop-up at Ellington’s. This pop-up will take place Thursday through Saturday, October 28-30, 2021. There will be two seatings each night at 6:00pm and 8:30pm. Guests can expect a three-course dinner, a welcome cocktails, and an interactive dinner theatre experience. Tickets are $99 per person.
21c Drag Halloween Dinner
21c Museum Hotel | Downtown
The 21c Drag Halloween Dinner is Saturday, October 30, 2021, at 7:00pm. Guests can expect a 3-course dinner and entertainment from drag performers. Ticket prices vary from $20-$45.
Batty Brunch at Stateside Kitchen
Stateside Kitchen | Downtown
The Batty Brunch at Stateside Kitchen is Friday through Sunday, October 29-31, 2021. The brunch will feature bottomless mimosas, delicious food, and an awesome DJ line-up. Costumes are reservations are highly encouraged.
Day of The Dead Brunch at Stateside Kitchen
Stateside Kitchen | Downtown
The Day of The Dead Brunch at Stateside Kitchen is Monday, November 1, 2021, from 10:00am to 3:30pm. This brunch is for the people who had to work over Halloween weekend! Costumes and reservations are highly encouraged.
If you’re looking for a themed cocktail or a spooky atmosphere during October, these are some fun spots to check out right now.
Go for: Pumpkin lanterns + nachos
Go for: insane tiki drinks in awesome glasses
Go for: new Halloween cocktails each day + fun atmosphere
Headquarters Beercade (Stranger Things/Hawkins Arcade Theme)
Go for: Stranger Things-inspired installations + cocktails + over-the-top decor
The Fox Bar & Cocktail Club
Go for: limited-time Squid Game Halloween menu starting October 25, 2021
Madison – $19.99+ – opens September 4
Dead Land Scream Park
Lebanon – $5 to $40 – opens September 24
Devil’s Dungeon Haunted House
East Nashville – $25 to $35 – opens September 24
Millers Thrillers Haunted Woods
Columbia – $10 to $35 – opens October 2