It's that time of fear again, Vancouver - Happy Halloween! Whether you are looking for a night full of fright, or an eve dancing with glee - Vantastic has you covered for all of this years Halloween fun. Have a look below for Vantastics' list of spooky things do around the city this Hallows Eve':
Fright Nights - With eight haunted houses, including the newest haunted house, The Bloodshed, you are sure to be in for the fright of your life!
Potters House of Horrors - Every fall, Potter’s staff converts the grounds from an enjoyable, plant-filled garden centre into a maze of terror with all the latest animatronics, digital sounds, high-tech scares and trained actors to put on a fun and scary event. Named BC's scariest haunted house - Judge for yourself, if you dare.
Stanley Park Ghost Train - The plaza will be undead with spooky sights and sounds of Halloween.
Reapers Haunted Attraction - Reapers Haunted Attraction is the scariest indoor theatrical horror experience in Western Canada. An insane asylum themed haunt bringing the horrors of crazed patients to twisted Doctors and Hospital staff.
The Lost Souls of Gastown - Venture into Vancouver’s earliest and most gruesome history on the Lost Souls of Gastown. You’ll discover a time when Vancouver was the Granville Townsite – the wild frontier town that suffered a devastating fire, smallpox outbreaks, and unsolved murders. Designed for adult audiences, the Lost Souls of Gastown is both a walking tour and a theatre piece. Created by Forbidden Vancouver’s Chief Storyteller Will Woods – and based on documented Vancouver history – the plot weaves through back streets and alleyways to a dramatic finale in the heart of Gastown’s Maple Tree Square.
Haunted Vancouver Trolley Tour - As the night falls and shadows begin to appear, you will be whisked away by San Francisco-style Trolley where you will see streets and homes, which seem normal, but if you look and listen close enough you will hear echoes of murders and other devastating events. Your host will tell the gruesome tales of The Castelanni Milkshake Murder, the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver’s Lady in Red and more.
Maan Farms - From the city all you can hear are the screams resonating from the fields on the farm. Located on the outskirts of Abbotsford lies a farm that is home to one of the scariest places in Canada. Maan Farms Haunted Corn Maze is the Scariest Corn Maze in Canada, with over 5 acres of pure terror, consisting of scares that play on your senses like never before.
Halloween After Hours at the Vancouver Aquarium - Celebrate Halloween with an adult puppet show, a penguin walk, dangerous animal science talks, or just grab a friend and explore the exhibits, with a cocktail in hand.
Lost Girls Burlesque with Satan’s Angel- This Halloween, The Lost Girls Burlesque will once again rise from the sexiest depths of darkness. For the first time ever, these deadly babes will open their season at Vancouver's iconic Rickshaw Theatre. Burlesque legend, and "The Devil's Own Mistress", SATAN'S ANGEL will set the stage ablaze along with performances from Ava Lure, Gidget Gravedigger, Cherry On Top, and more...
The Rocky Horror Show - See the sensational musical that sparked an international phenomenon; this live performance with a full band and 15 performers is completed with audience call-outs, cascading toilet paper and an array of other audience participation props. This deliberately kitschy rock 'n' roll sci-fi gothic thriller is the most fun you will ever have in fish-nets!
The Bacardi Boohaha - 94.5 Virgin Radio presents The Bacardi BooHaHa featuring DJ Zak Santiago mixing all the hits, all night long
Halloween Club Crawl - BIGGEST and BEST 24th Annual Halloween Club Crawl in Canada for students and party people alike! There will be hundreds of party buses and thousands of creepy crawlers dressed in fun and outrageous costumes.
Halloween at the Fox! - 'Cause my body's too spookylicious for ya babe! - The Fox Cabaret presents it's 5th annual two floor Halloween blow out dance party featuring the city's best DJs, terrifying thrills, costume contests + more
Deadly Departed - Raise the dead for a night of deranged dancing! The Biltmore will be celebrating and playing hits from all your fav dearly departed artists including Prince, Kurt Cobain, Amy Winehouse + more!
Super Lit Alien Party at The Waldorf - Get abducted at the Waldorf. The Waldorf Hotel will turn into an intergalactic planet and welcoming ALL aliens. Get your photo with with alien visitors at a UFO crash landing site with your new friends. There will be prizes for best costume, the super lit alien dance team and all your favourite music from: Mat The Alien