We’ve rounded up the top Halloween Happenings across the Midlands
Trick or Treat! We’re treating you to a lowdown on the hottest Halloween happenings across the Midlands this Halloween!
Lo-Down Presents 01: Barely Royal (Halloween Special)
Brand new venue Lo-Down brings to you the ultimate dance music experience, whilst delivering the finest breakthrough artists of our generation. Charles Broom, aka Barely Royal, is a 20 year old Producer/DJ hailing from Guildford in Surrey who’s musical approach to an underground sound is turning all of the right heads with an array of diverse releases. His latest release, ‘Numbers’, on My Nu Leng & FineArt (A.K.A Friction)’s new imprint, Maraki Records – combines eery atmospheres, enticing vocals and aggy basslines to form a vicious attack of twisting audio. Alongside this heavy weight single comes Turno’s powerful Drum & Bass remix, which together have been setting raves alight since their release!
Support from: Tyler Clacey, MDR, Immola, Antonio Kolic
Where: Lo-Down, 35 St. Nicholas Place, City Centre, LE1 4LD Leicester,
When: TUESDAY 31 October at 11pm–5am
ANNIE’S QUIZ – HORROR SPECIAL
#AnniesQuiz on Tuesday 31st October is a Horror Film special! Win BEER , CASH ,FOOD, PLUS they are offering a bonus prize for best fancy dress, so dig out your spookiest garms!
£1 per player, up to 6 players per team. Quiz sheets available from 7pm, first question at 7.30pm.
Where: ANNIE’S BURGER SHACK, 5 Broadway, Lace Market, NG1 1PR Nottingham
When: TUESDAY 31 October at 7PM
SCREAMFEST INDOOR MUSIC FESTIVAL
STARWORKS WAREHOUSE PRESENTS HALLOWEEN’S BIGGEST INDOOR MUSIC FESTIVAL INCLUDING THE LARGEST SCARE MAZE IN THE MIDLANDS WITH 15 ACTORS PERFORMERS AND SPOOKY SURPRISES.
The biggest lineup in the Midlands inc 50 acts: 3 music areas, Huge productions, Performers, Actors and Dancers, aHalloween Horror Scare Maze Plus much more
Where: STARWORKS WAREHOUSE, FREDERICK ST, WOLVERHAMPTON
When: saturday 28th October
Dead & Breakfast IX (18)
QUAD’s 9th annual horror film all-nighter, with five films plus breakfast!
The Omen (1976)
A Ghost Story for Christmas: The Signalman (1976) short
The Birds (1963)
Where: QUAD, Market Place, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, DE1 3AS
When: saturday 28TH October at 8.30PM–DAWN
Ink Sessions Fright Night Halloween
After huge sessions since their launch Ink Sessions bring you their halloween event ‘Fright Night’ Expect this to sell out like they do every week.
Where: ink nottingham, the Elite Buidling, Queen Street, NG1 2BL Nottingham
When: 31 October at 23:00pm–5:00am
ambush halloween ball
Expect things to get even weirder at the Ambush Halloween Ball. If you’re into alternative music and cheesy mash ups don’t just cut it anymore, take back your Tuesdays with Ambush. TUESDAY 31ST OCTOBER, it’s a beautiful night to be un-dead. Featuring live performances from: NYMPHERNO (You may have seen these beautiful women at Download, Sonisphere or on stage with Cradle of Filth) and CHICAS LOCA, Leicester’s infamous Burlesque troop fresh out of Skytribe Studios, plus performances from Scarlett Honey, Violet Kiss and Doe Demure.
WHERE: The Shed, 5 Yeoman Street, LE1 1UT Leicester, United Kingdom
when: TUESDAY 31ST OCTOBER, 10pm-4am
GLAMOUROUS GHOULS AT SELFRIDGES BIRMINGHAM
Double, double, toil and trouble, Fire burn and cauldron bubble … with Halloween almost here, many will be looking to create terrifying transformations.
But Selfridges Birmingham is hosting a series of beauty events over six days this spooky season to help people create killer looks without the horror story.
From October 26-31, makeup lovers can enjoy exclusive masterclasses when some of the department store’s leading brands head to the pop-up stage on level 3.
Each day, make-up artists will be on stage for one hour at 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm, 5pm and 6pm, offering the best insider ‘tricks’ with the latest products, sharing their top tips for creating wearable, beautiful looks this Halloween, and sharing some ‘treats’.
Saturday 28 October
Bobbi Brown, NARS and Giorgio Armani
Sunday 29 October
bareMinerals and Estee Lauder
Monday 30 October
Clinique and Estee Lauder
Tuesday 31 October
Stila, Urban Decay and Huda Beauty
WHERE: Bullring Stairway, Birmingham B5 4BP
when: UNTIL 31ST OCTOBER
Xtreme Scream PARK
Officially the UK’s No.1 and best scream park returns this Halloween at Twinlakes Park. Be prepared to be scared. 6 x horror mazes, entertainment and more!
WHERE: Xtreme Scream Park, Melton Spinney Rd, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 4SB
when: until 31ST OCTOBER
Beastwang Halloween Weekender 2017
Undoubtedly the biggest Halloween project Beastwang have put together! 2 days, 2 venues, 9 headliners, big sound systems, crazy lighting production and 1100 of you!
Friday 27th October
@ Dryden Street Social 2300-0600
– Holy Goof
– Jamie Duggan
– DJ Champion
– DJ Chef
– Nico The Beardo
– hosted by Kurly Hypa
Saturday 28th October @ 2 Funky Music Cafe 2200-0500
– Sir Spyro
– KILLA P
– Capo Lee
– Dislokate b2b Iyayi b2b Scrivs w/ C Dash, G-Tek, Jafro & Skeez
– Meldo b2b Nico The Beardo
– Kurly Hypa (DJ Set)
– Jhutty Whine b2b Upson
– hosted by Kurly Hypa
Detonate Nottingham – Halloween All-Nighter
WHERE: The Brickworks, Nottingham
when: Saturday 28th OctOBER, 11PM – 5AM
Even Stranger Things Halloween Party
Last halloween, things at The Night Owl were pretty strange, this halloween, things are about to get EVEN STRANGER!
After a sell out incredible party last year & with the excitement of Stranger Things 2 coming out THEY’ve decided to bring back their killer halloween party & this time it’s even stranger! Expect more decor, themed cocktails, eery experiences + all kinds of EVEN STRANGER THINGS!
Theme – Stranger Things, Stephen King + 80s horror
The music will be an incredible mix of soul, 60s r n b, mod, northern soul, ska, funky stuff, motown etc.
Mazzy Snape & Sonny and Spare
WHERE: 17 Lower Trinity St, Birmingham B9 4AG
when: Saturday 28th OctOBER, 9PM – 4AM