Halloween is fun for all ages, so once the trick-or-treating is done the older ghost and ghouls can come out and play. If you are looking where to strut your costume and enjoy a night with friends, check out these bars all over Queens making sure Halloween is filled with thrills – and cold drinks.
31-19 Newton Ave., Astoria
Dress your best on Halloween night and attend Katch’s Blackout Halloween event for drink specials and a costume contest. The party starts at 9 p.m. and music will be provided by DJ Ody Roc. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three winners. The first prize winner will receive $300, second prize winner will receive $150 and the third prize winner will receive $50 and a gift certificate. Visit katchastoria.com for more information.
40-12 Bell Blvd., Bayside
Head over to Bayside’s Bourbon Street for a night filled with free giveaways, a live DJ spinning tunes all night long and a chance to win $500 for the best costume. Bourbon Street Spookfest features a costume contest, which will take place at 11 p.m. on the heated rooftop. Then at midnight there will be a “Second Chance” contest in the lower floor of the bar with a $200 grand prize.
Leaf Bar and Lounge
133-42 39th Ave., Flushing
Not all the fun is happening in Manhattan. Leaf Bar and Lounge is throwing a Halloween Costume Party co-hosted by Beyond Entertainment. People will enjoy two complimentary cocktails and passed appetizers throughout the night with purchase of tickets, $30 each. Take a sip of Beyond the Green Door and guess who’s there…can it be the Hulk or Frankenstein?
The Avenue Bar and Grill
71-22 Myrtle Ave., Glendale
Head down to The Avenue Bar and Grill on Saturday for some Halloween karaoke beginning at 10 p.m. Prizes will be given out for the best costume, so come in your best Halloween outfit and claim your reward.
Austin’s Ale House
82-70 Austin St., Kew Gardens
Ghost and ghouls are invited to spend Halloween at Austin’s Ale House’s this Saturday. The party begins at 10 p.m. with a DJ playing music starting at 11 p.m. Guests who come in with their best costumes have a chance of winning $300 for first prize, NY Jets tickets for second prize, and $50 gift card to Austin’s Ale House for third prize.
LONG ISLAND CITY
45-58 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City
Visit this classic watering hole for Magic Bones, a Halloween party featuring live music by LIC favorites. The party starts at 10 p.m. and there is no cover charge. Visit licbar.com for more information.
64-21 53rd Drive, Maspeth
O’Neill’s is hosting a Halloween costume party on Saturday. Prizes will be awarded for the best original costume and the best couples’ costumes. Try some of their spooky drink specials as DJ Vandalis plays music all night.