CNY’s Halloween Bar Guide


It’s that time of year again where the ghouls and goblins come out to play. Local establishments gear up for the best Halloween shows in the area. Make sure you come out dressed in your scariest, most original, sexiest costumes and try to win the grand prize. Here is your guide to the area’s scariest good time this weekend.


Thursday, Oct. 30



The Westcott Halloween Extravaganza with DOWNLINK and special guests:
Tincup, Peeps, Quazarr Sinetra, Animal – 7 p.m., The Westcott Theater, 524 Westcott St. Syracuse, NY. Doors open at 7pm. All Ages Admitted. Costume contests and more! The best costume wins a Westcott season pass for the rest of the year

3 Nights of Horror at Exit 33
DJ Davey D & DVDJ Dread, 9 p.m., Lava Nightclub; DJ Merc & Jared Lahm, 9 p.m., Tin Rooster; Direktor & Zboy, 9 p.m., The Gig; Steve Laureti, 9 p.m., Turquoise Tiger. Costume Contests

Poor Tim Halloween Party – 10 p.m. Dick’s Smith Tavern, 1312 Schuyler St., Utica


Friday, Oct. 31

Halloween Blast with DJ Tato – 9 p.m., Space 26, 26 Bank Place. Costume Contest. No Cover Charge

Blood Bash 2 with Thomas D – 9 p.m. The Dev, 41 Devereux St., Utica. No Cover

Grit N Grace

Grit N Grace

Halloween Party with Grit N Grace – 9:30 p.m., Matteson Hotel, 1001 State Route 51, Ilion

Halloween Massacre – 7 p.m., Palace Theater, 2384 James St., Syracuse. Featuring Under The Gun, Scars N’ Stripes and a very special Alice In Chains set by NINEBALL. $15

Tomb Bash with DJs Michael Myers, Risen & MC Rekm, B3nd3r, Luis Elusivo and
Marc Rabice aka Marcola – 8 p.m., Déjà vu Bar, 20 Bank Pl., Utica. We will be having a free raffle to the first 50 people in the door at Tomb Bash!….The winner gets two tickets to see Ferry Corsten and Dj Michael Myers in Philadelphia at Soundgarden Hall on Nov 22…….also best costume will win two all access passes to the same event! $10

3 Nights of Horror at Exit 33 -S-Dot & DJ 360, 9 p.m., Lava Nightclub; Jason Wicks Band, 9 p.m. Tin Rooster; Redline, 9 p.m., The Gig; The Swooners, 9 p.m., Turquoise Tiger. Costume Contests

Murdertini – 8 p.m., Strut, 413 Burnet St., Utica. $20 per person FIRST Drink is on US and Little Bites (Food) provided. Costume contest

Big Sexy (6-9 p.m.) and Master Thieves (10 p.m.) – Lukin’s, 640 Varick St., Utica. Costume Contest

Halloween Masquerade with Hobo Graffiti, Pale Green Stars & Amerikan Primitive – 8 p.m., Landmark Theater, 362 S. Salina St., Syracuse. Costume contest. $10

Halloween Party with Squall, The Upstate Outlaws and Street Rock Mafia – 8 p.m., O’Donnell’s Pub & Grill, 715 Varick St., Utica. Costume party/contest. CASH to the winner! $5 cover

Akuma Roots – 10 p.m., Munjed’s Café, 505 Westcott St., Syracuse. $5

Halloween Party with The Swamp Drivers – 8 p.m., Sylvan Beach American Legion

Halloween Party with Classified – 8 p.m., Daniele’s Valley View Country Club, 620 Memorial Parkway, Utica. $1,000 first prize for best costume. Appetizer buffet, 2 hours Complimentary beverages. $35

Halloween Bloodbash with Thomas D – 8 p.m., The Dev, 41 Devereux St., Utica. Costume contest with lots of fantastic prizes, drinks specials, giveaways & more. No cover


The HazBinz

Halloween Party with The HazBinz – 9 p.m., Cavallo’s, 40 Genesee St., New Hartford. Costume contest.

SSF’s 11th Annual Halloween Show with Sons of Sabbath – 9 p.m., 6 Lexington Ave., Auburn. Costume contest

Granny FourBarrel Halloween Bash with Coston – 9:30 p.m., Monirae’s, 688 Co Rt 10, Pennellville. Costume Contest. $5

Halloween Bash with Square Pegs – 9:30 p.m., CrossRoads Tavern, 7119 Minoa Bridgeport Road, East Syracuse. Costume Contest

Halloween Blast with Showtime – 10 p.m., Shots, 700 Varick St. Costume party that could win you 2 chances for 10 day accommodations in Cancun Mexico. They will be giving away a trip for Best Male and Female costumes

Halloween Party with The River St. Ramblers – 10 p.m., Stockdale’s Bar & Grill, 103 River St., Oriskany. Costume Contest. No Cover Charge

Black Sabbath Halloween Party with Eternal Void – 10 p.m., 12 North Sports Bar, 10125 Mulaney Road, Marcy. Costume Contest with $100 First Prize! $5

Back2Back Costume Party with Big Poppa – 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Stiefvater Room Martini Bar, 618 Varick St. There will be a costume contest with a $500 in cash prizes BOTH nights.

Halloween Party with Big Sky Country Band – 10 p.m., Silverado Inn, Marginal Rd., Herkimer. Costume Contest


Saturday, Nov. 1



Halloween Party with Showtime – 10 p.m., Silverado Inn, Marginal Rd., Herkimer. Costume Contest

Painted Black – 9 p.m. Hotel Solsville, 7243 Valley Road, Madison

3 Nights of Horror at Exit 33 – DVDJ Biggie & DJ Dread, 9 p.m., Lava Nightclub; Beadle Brothers, 9 p.m.-Midnight and , DVDJ Biggie, Midnight-2 a.m ., Tin Rooster; Mullet, 9 p.m., The Gig; E.S.P., 9 p.m., Turquoise Tiger. Costume Contests

Haunted Night with DJ Wandel – 9 p.m., Space 26, 26 Bank Pl., Utica. Latin Night, Costume Contest

Thunderwatt Halloween Party – 9 p.m., Snubbing Post, 8221 Rome Westernville Rd., Rome

The B.A. Nation Monster Celebration – 9 p.m., Dupree’s Pub and Eatery, 4299 Canal Rd., Canastota. Costume Contest. No Cover Charge

The Swamp Drivers Halloween Party – 7 p.m., Rookies Tavern, 3446 Moose River Rd., Boonville

Halloween Party with DJs Ryan Rys & DVDJ Graz – 9 p.m., Galleria Bar and Grill. Costume Contest. No Cover Charge

Halloween Party with Grit N Grace – 9 p.m., Jak’s Bar & Grill, 7336 Trenton Rd., Barneveld

Bad Dog – 10 p.m., Lukin’s, 640 Varick St., Utica

DJ T-Sap’s UnHalloween Party – 10 p.m., Level Bar & Lounge, 222 Bleecker St., Utica. No Cover Charge

The Bomb

The Bomb

Halloween Hangover with The Bomb & Sinners Ink – 9 p.m., 12 North Sports Bar. Costume Contest

Under The Gun Halloween Bash – 9:30 p.m., Monirae’s, 688 Co Rt 10, Pennellville. Costume Contest. $5.

Soundbarrier – 10 p.m., Celtic Harp, 805 Varick St., Utica

Halloween Extravaganza with Circle The Suffering, Without Regret, Mole And The Level Antz & After the Clearing – 7 p.m., Oneida Legion, 398 N. Main St., Oneida. Costume Contest. $5 with costume; $7 without costume

Simple Props – 10 p.m., Shots, 700 Varick St., Utica

Item 6 – 9 p.m., The Dev, 41 Deverux St., Utica. $3

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