Exciting places all around the Valley are finding ways to celebrate the spookiest of seasons. If you’ve got a hankering to party this year, check out one of these bars in Tempe that are throwing Halloween parties this year. You’ll be able to rock a costume and get your drink on!
Boondocks Patio & Grill
4341 N 75th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
With their usual happy hour from 3 to 6 every weekday, Boondocks is already popular with the thirsty people of Phoenix. More than just some great $6 draft beers and $10 cocktails, you can check in here for the biggest bar crawl of the year. Starting at this locale with “bucket of beer” specials and a $5 Monster Mash shot, you’ll likely have a great time for Halloween if you come around this Saturday!
McKenzie’s Midtown Tavern
4531 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85014
Normal days at McKenzie’s aren’t normal days — they’re full of delicious boozy ice cream, Apple Pie shots, or bites like Luis’s Gnarly Nachos or the Pretzels of Paradise. However, you can make even more of your experience at McKenzie’s this weekend: On October 29th, they are having a Halloween costume contest with monetary prizes from $50 to $200. Come to win, and stay to drink, eat, and be merry on the spookiest of weekends!
Luckys Indoor Outdoor
817 N 2nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85004
From Thursday evening to 10 p.m. on Sunday, live music will be a main feature of your visits to Luckys. Of course, you can also come by on Halloween to enjoy the fifth day of a five-day extravaganza complete with spooky cocktails. Try out the Vodka Count Stagula and Spooky Midori Sour all weekend long — and from 10 p.m. to 2 in the morning each day you’ll get to experience some awesome DJs as you celebrate!
7125 E 5th Ave Rear, Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Hosted by Joey Jay and Fiona the Hippo, the Gayer Things is a Halloween parties this Saturday, themed after the Stranger Things series. With a costume contest and special Halloween performances, there’s no way you can miss something so fun. In fact, you should probably get there early; the doors open at 8 p.m., and the show is sure to bring a lot of people soon after that. Whether you’re there for the drinks, the entertainment, or everything in between, this is a good place to be for the Halloweekend!
Coyote Mexican Cuisine
7822 N 12th St Suite B, Phoenix, AZ 85020
From molcajetes to sushi, there’s always something worth eating at Coyote Mexican Cuisine. Despite the name, they’ve taken inspiration from all over the globe. But more than that, Coyote is holding a fun event this weekend: Curves in Costumes, hosted by models Romekia and Tacorey and sporting music like hip hop, R&B, an,d even some line dancing. Food, drinks, and hookah are available for anyone looking for a good time this coming Sunday!