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29 Spine-tingling Things to Do on Halloween 

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Halloween Night at Alamo City Music Hall

In our darkest hour, all we have is each other. Join us on this night of horror and bone-rattling beats. You can’t run and you can’t hide. All we can do is DANCE! $20, 9 p.m., 1305 E. Houston, (210) 417-8765, alamocitymusichall.com

Kremlin presents Spook Fest

Mix 96.1 is hosting a Halloween party at the Kremlin on the Riverwalk with a costume contest with $500 for the first place winner. $5 off with flyer, 9 p.m., 212 College St., (210) 220-1972, facebook.com

Dead Man's Party at The Amp Room

The Amp Room is hosting a $250 first prize costume contest followed by a Depeche Mode/Nine Inch Nails tribute by Electrolux. Other things to be excited about include retro 80's videos, classic horror clips, $3 candy apple shots and more. No Cover, 8 p.m., 2407 N. St. Mary's St., (210)-320-2122, theamproom.com

Halloween Night at Midnight Rodeo

Midnight Rodeo is throwing a Halloween Party complete with a costume contest where the winner takes home $500. Cover up to $10, 8 p.m., 12260 Nacogdoches, (210) 655-0040, midnightrodeosanantonio.com

All Hallow's Eve Brunch at Señor Veggie

The popular vegan restaurant is hosting a Halloween-themed brunch with a special holiday menu and spooky drinks. A face painter will be on hand. 10 a.m., 620 S. Presa St., (210) 228-0073, facebook.com

Rio Runs Halloween at Rio Runs Saturdays

Rio Runs Saturdays is hosting a Halloween party with a costume contest and $1500 in cash prizes. 10 p.m., 13307 San Pedro Ave., (210) 403-2582, club-rio.net

Har Mar Superstar at K23 Gallery

The K23 Gallery is hosting a BYOB Halloween party with musical guests Har Mar Superstar, Rivers Want, Whatever?, with house sounds provided by Galacticat. $15, 8 p.m., 702 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 776-5635, facebook.com

Halloween Party at Elixir

Join Elixir for a Halloween party where food will be served and drink specials change by the hour. A costume contest will be held with $100 for the winner. 8 p.m., 605 San Pedro Ave., (210) 227-5471, facebook.com

Play Date San Antonio Halloween Party

Play Date San Antonio, known for providing an alternative to the traditional nightlife scene, is hosting a Halloween party at Sideliners Grill. Tap into your inner kid with games like Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots, Monopoly, Twister and more. 21+. $10-$15, Sideliners Grill, 15630 Henderson Pass, (210) 404-0121, playdateus.com

Bud Light Halloween Fest

This free Halloween party features a $1,000 costume contest, music and a river parade. Free, 7 p.m., Arneson River Theater, San Antonio Riverwalk, 110 Broadway, (210) 227-4262, thesanantonioriverwalk.com

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Boos and Booze Halloween Party at The Hangar

The Hangar promises to put on a haunted house party to remember with a variety of drinks available in specialty cauldrons. Free, 9 p.m., The Hangar, 8203 Broadway, (210) 824-2700, facebook.com

Halloween Night at The Draft Sports Bar & Grill

The Draft will be hosting a Halloween party with drink specials, food and a costume contest with cash prizes for the top three costumes. Free, 8 p.m., The Draft Sports Bar & Grill, 22015 W. I-10, (210) 375-9165, facebook.com

Halloween 2015 at Bonham Exchange

The Bonham Exchange is hosting a Halloween party with a costume contest worth $3000. No cover until 10 p.m. Starts at 9 p.m., Bonham Exchange, 411 Bonham, (210) 271-3811, facebook.com

Haunted Block Party at Sparky's Pub

Nightmare on Main Street is hosting a huge block party at Sparky's Pub. Vendors and live music will be there. Free, 8 p.m., Sparky's Pub, 1416 N. Main Ave., (210) 320-5111, facebook.com

Bootleg Simpsons Pop-up at Faust Tavern

The Faust Tavern will be hosting a pop-up of menu items based on scary Simpsons themes such as Three Eyed Fish Sandwiches. DJ Loy Smoak and Serge Destroy will be providing the music until The Cutthroats play a Misfits tribute set at midnight. Free, 5 p.m., Faust Tavern, 517 E. Woodlawn AVe., (210) 257-0628, facebook.com

Halloween with Sherlock's Pub

Sherlock's Pub is hosting a Halloween Party with drink specials, live music, and a costume contest with $800 in prizes. Free, 9 p.m., Sherlock's Pub, 16620 US-281 N. , (210) 572-9307, facebook.com

Grand Agave Horror Story

The Grand Agave is hosting a Halloween party with live music and a costume contest offering $500 for the winner. 8 p.m., 18326 Tuscany Stone, (210) 402-0045

Halloween Bash at Cowboys Dance Hall

Cowboys Dance Hall is hosting party and costume contest with a $1500 prize for the winner. Free with costume, 7 p.m., 3030 N.E. Loop 410, (210) 646-9378, cowboysdancehall.com

1st Annual Halloween Party For a Cause at The Hidden Dragon

The Hidden Dragon is hosting a benefit party raising money for ACL San Antonio and others. $10-$15, 8 p.m., Hidden Dragon, 14355 Blanco Road, (210) 444-9495, facebook.com

Hocus Pocus 5k & Trick-or-Treat Trot at Valero

Valero is hosting a Trick-or-Treat event benefiting the Animal Defense League of Texas. $15-$40, 9 a.m., 1 Valero Way, (210) 764-9900, carreraraces.com

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All Hallows Eve & Ghost Tour at the Menger Hotel

Join Sisters Grimm for their annual "All Hallows Eve Dinner & Ghost Tour" Inside the Menger Hotel. Feast upon the delights of the season as you enjoy a special three course dinner inside the haunted Colonial Room Restaurant. Dine by spooky candlelight at your Halloween inspired dinner table. After dinner, follow your tour guides as they take you through the hauntingly historic hotel and recount the stories of it's past. Step inside the King Ranch Suite, reported to be the most active and haunted rooms inside the hotel. Following the Menger, enjoy a "Ghost Walk" of the downtown area. $50-$75, 7 p.m., Menger Hotel, 204 Alamo Plaza, (210) 223-4361, sistergrimmghosttour.com

The Rocky Horror Picture Show at Woodlawn Theater

The last night of this play featuring Ginger Minj. $35-$50, 11 p.m., Woodlawn Theatre, 1920 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 267-8388, woodlawntheatre.org

War of the Worlds at Little Italy

The play takes on HG Wells and Orson Welles in this classic, campy, tribute to the sci-fi classic. This one-man (and possibly one woman) show is needing some extra special help from the audience, providing some key sound effects, special effects and possibly play some of the characters too. $30, 7:30 p.m., Little Italy, 824 Afterglow, (210) 349-2060

Halloween Costume Party at Big Hops

Big Hops is hosting a costume party with a $100 Big Hops gift card to the first place winner. Several Halloween-themed beers will be on tap. Free, 9 p.m., Big Hops The Bridge, 306 Austin, (210) 320-1470, facebook.com

Dia de Los Muertos at Mezcaleria Mixtil

No cover, 5 p.m., Mezcaleria Mixtil, 5313 McCullough Ave., (856) 630-5142, facebook.com

Halloween Party at The Leaky Barrel

Free, 10 p.m., The Leaky Barrel, 7959 Fredericksburg Road, (210) 577-5470, facebook.com

HallowEEKend at GS 1221

Dress up and enjoy DJ John Sensley on the Patio at GS 1221! Prizes for the best costume and more. Food Trucks, Wine and Great Craft Beer! GS 1221, 1221 Broadway St., Sat. Oct. 31 8:30 p.m-11 p.m., (210) 251-3184

Halloween at Branchline Brewing Company

Free, 2 p.m., Branchline Brewing Company, 3633 Metro Pkwy., (210) 403-2097, facebook.com

Temple of Temptation at the Aztec Theater

Join San Antonio's oldest and most sacred Theatre for a Halloween you will never forget. Halloween Dance party with DJ Tone spinning Top 40, Dance, Hip Hop, Latin and more. There will be prizes for best costumes and also... Cruz Control, TV personality Marco Cruz and the Cruz models. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased here. Sat. Oct. 31, 9 p.m., The Aztec Theater, 104 N. Saint Mary's St.

Halloween Night at Alamo City Music Hall

In our darkest hour, all we have is each other. Join us on this night of horror and bone-rattling beats. You can’t run and you can’t hide. All we can do is DANCE! $20, 9 p.m., 1305 E. Houston, (210) 417-8765, alamocitymusichall.com


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