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Today’s Events

2018 NYC Village Halloween Parade

Reserve Your Spot in the NYC Village Halloween Parade—Quiet Clubbing + More Space to Dance

2018 NYC Village Halloween Costume Ball
Theater for the New City, Manhattan

Free NYC Halloween Pub Crawl

Bordello-Themed Halloween Poetry Bash + Performances & Art

'Dracula: Finding of a Shadow' Musical

Free Krispy Kreme Doughnuts for Halloween 2018

$4 Chipotle Entrees for Halloween

Free Halloween Wine & Candy Pairing

2018 Samhain Festival
Catland, Brooklyn

Haunted Garden + Fortune Telling & Coffin Rides
La Plaza Cultural Community Garden, Manhattan

Halloween Karaoke Sing Along
Symphony Space, Manhattan

2018 NY Night Train Haunted Hop
Knockdown Center, Queens

Free Drinks at This 3-Floor NYC Halloween Party

'Into the Woods' & 'Sweeney Todd' Mashup with Broadway Stars

'Hocus Pocus' Drinking Game
Brooklyn Bazaar, Brooklyn

Open Bar & Costume Contest at This NYC Halloween Parade After Party

Rocky Horror Picture Show Live Karaoke Revue and Halloween Extravaganza
The Bell House, Brooklyn

Free Open Bar at Massive NYC Halloween Party

2018 Gala of the Gone Halloween
House of Yes, Brooklyn

Guerilla Toss / What Cheer? Brigade / Juan MacLean (DJ set)
Market Hotel, Brooklyn

Open Bar, Large-Scale Slime Art & Occupy the Disco
A/D/O, Brooklyn

Broadway Stars Perform 'The Nightmare Before Christmas'

Demented Disney-Themed Halloween Party

Open Bar Halloween Party with Skyline Views

Free Film: 'Rocky Horror Picture Show'
The Way Station, Brooklyn

Sycamore Halloween Costume Party + Free Drinks & Prizes
Sycamore Bar Brooklyn, Brooklyn

Post-Parade Halloween Party with Heated Rooftop + 2-for-1 Drinks

Free Film: 'Halloween'
Parklife, Brooklyn

A Post-Work World with Yann LeCun, Joseph Stiglitz & Daniel Cohen
Albertine Books, Manhattan

Free MAC Halloween Makeovers + 'Hocus Pocus' Screening
Samsung 837, Manhattan

Free Halloween Movie-a-Thon
QED, Queens

Why You're Still Scared of the Dark: Halloween Campfire Tales for Grown-Ups
Caveat, Manhattan

Wavves / Beach Fossils
Elsewhere, Brooklyn

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Ending Today

2018 Gravesend Inn High-Tech Haunted Hotel (Through Wednesday, October 31)
Voorhees Theatre, Brooklyn

Free NYC Architecture Talks & Tours During Archtober 2018 (Through Wednesday, October 31)

2018 New York International Fringe Festival (Through Wednesday, October 31)


See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

NYC Slavery & Underground Railroad Tours (Through Saturday, December 29)

31-Foot Chihuly 'Rose Crystal Tower' Rises in Union Square (Through October 2018)
Union Square Park, Manhattan

Greenwich Village Haunted Walking Tours (Through Sunday, December 30)

'Day Drinking' Brunch Musical + 3 Drinks (Through Sunday, November 18)

Hilarious History of Drinking Paired with 3 Cocktails (Through Wednesday, November 21)

1/2 Price Central Park Bike Tours (Through December 2018)

High Line Art Installation Examines Art & Public Space (Through March 2019)
The High Line, Manhattan

Save $5.75 on Movie Tickets

'Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color' (Through Sunday, January 13)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

'Empire Skate: The Birthplace of Roller Disco' (Through Sunday, November 25)
The City Reliquary, Brooklyn

'Underground Heroes: New York Transit in Comics' (Through Sunday, January 6)
New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn

'Rebel Women' Who Defied Victorian Era Expectations (Through Sunday, January 6)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'Me the People: The Trump America Musical' (Through Tuesday, November 6)

Discounted Tickets to Interactive M.C. Escher Exhibit in NYC (Through Sunday, February 3)

'Pink: The History of a Punk, Pretty, Powerful Color' (Through Saturday, January 5)
Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology, Manhattan

'Germ City: Microbes and the Metropolis' (Through Sunday, April 28)
Museum of the City of New York, Manhattan

'Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power' (Through Sunday, February 3)
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn

'Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974–1995' (Through Monday, December 17)
Sculpture Center, Queens

Jerome Robbins ('West Side Story') & New York (Through Saturday, March 30)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Bruno Walter Auditorium, Manhattan

Speaking Truth to Power 2018—Screenings & Talks (Through Saturday, December 8)
Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn

Art & Design of the Women’s Movement in New York (Through Sunday, December 2)
41 Cooper Gallery, Manhattan

Cheap Indoor Ice Skating in Brooklyn (Through Monday, December 24)

'Harry Potter' Exhibition Brings Rare Manuscripts & Magical Objects to NYC (Through Sunday, January 27)
New-York Historical Society, Manhattan

'Tablescapes: Designs for Dining' (Through Tuesday, April 16)
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, Manhattan

Central Park Secrets (Through Sunday, December 2)

Discounted NYC Haunted House Tickets (Through Saturday, November 3)

Discounted Tix to See Aasif Mandvi ('Daily Show') in 'Sakina's Restaurant' (Through Thursday, November 1)

Velvet Underground NYC Experience (Through Sunday, December 30)

Cheap NYC Dessert Tours (Through Friday, December 21)

Super Cheap Tickets to NYC Dueling Pianos (Through Friday, November 30)

'It’s Alive! Frankenstein at 200' (Through Sunday, January 27)
The Morgan Library & Museum, Manhattan

'Yasumasa Morimura: Ego Obscura' Questions Eastern & Westerns Notions of Gender (Through Sunday, January 13)
Japan Society, Manhattan

Cheap Theatre Walking Tours of The Met (Through Friday, December 21)

The Rare Art of Dr. Suess, Including Never-Before-Seen Works (Through Thursday, November 15)

Prix Fixe Meals from $14 During 2018 Dine in Queens (Through Friday, November 2)

L Train Shutdown-Themed Haunted House + Performances (Through Saturday, November 3)

East Village in the 1980s (Through Thursday, November 1)
Tompkins Square Library, Manhattan

Discounted Big Apple Circus Tickets (Through Sunday, November 4)

Works of 'Where the Wild Things Are' Creator Maurice Sendak Exhibited (Through Saturday, December 3)
Society of Illustrators, Manhattan

Free Fair Trade Coffee, Snacks & Clean Beauty at Super-Cheap Goods Pop-Up (Through Sunday, November 4)

2018 Reimagine End of Life Week (Through Saturday, November 3)

Free Circus Tickets—Circo Hermanos Vazquez with Human Cannonball & Acrobats (Through Monday, November 26)

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