Halloween Happenings in the Central West End

St. Louis’ most Legendary Halloween street party returns to the Central West End on Saturday, October 26!

Festivities kick off with fun daytime activities for the whole family. Then, as the sun sets, the spooky celebration continues with an adults-only bash and costume contest, known for its elaborate, complex, and outrageous costumes and featuring $6,000 in cash and prizes!

Click here for more information about the Legendary CWE Halloween party!

Can’t get enough Halloween in the Central West End? Check out some of these other frighteningly fun festivities while you’re in the neighborhood!

Corpse Reviver Halloween Pop-Up Bar | The Hideout

Tuesday, October 22 – Saturday, November 2
6 p.m. – midnight

Every evening from now until November 2, our friends over at Yellowbelly will be transforming their new event space The Hideout (210 N Euclid) into a Haunted Halloween Pop-Up Bar called “Corpse Reviver.” The ghoulishly glam space will be decked out in all things Halloween from cobwebs to skeletons. The Corpse Reviver Pop-Up will be seated on a first-come, first-serve basis. Parties over six people will be limited due to space restrictions. Proceeds from each cocktail sold will be donated to the ACLU.

Family Hours | Up-Down STL

Saturday, October 26
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Bring your kids in their best Halloween costumes and come join the fun of the CWE Halloween party during Family Hours at Up-Down STL. They’re opening their doors one hour early to give families a fun place to hang out for an afternoon. They will be selling pizza by the slice, as well as soda and other kid-friendly drinks to those under 21, and a full bar to those over 21. As always, games are 25 cents or one token per play. This event is free to attend and open to all ages. All minors MUST be accompanied by someone who is 21 or older. At 2 p.m., anyone over the age of 21 is welcome to stay, but those under 21 must leave at that time.

IGreen Eyeware Trunk & Treat Show | Eye Roc Eyewear

Saturday, October 26
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Shop for some new specs AND enjoy Halloween treats and drinks at Eye Roc Eyewear! On Saturday, October 26, they are hosting an IGreen Eyewear Trunk & Treat Show. IGreen Eyewear is flexible, lightweight, durable, comfortable and customizable! Choose from 100’s of colors. Plus, they also offer eyewear for kids! Enjoy 50% off lenses with frame purchase. Plus, you can sip on some eyeball punch and be entertained by Nerdy the Balloon Guy!

Monsters & Martinis | Bar Louie

Saturday, October 26
10 a.m. – 1:30 a.m.

The monster mash, it was a graveyard smash! You won’t want to miss this “Monsters & Martinis” party at Bar Louie on October 26th! Join them in costume and enter their contest to win 1st, 2nd, or 3rd prize for the best costume! So what are you waiting for? Come smash into the Gastrobar Revolution.

Central West End Halloween | World Chess Hall of Fame

Saturday, October 26
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Bring your ghosts and ghouls to haunt the World Chess Hall of Fame during the CWE Halloween party! Play a game of pumpkin chess and enjoy family-friendly crafts on their petrified patio, then join them in their galleries for trick-or-treating and a spooky scavenger hunt for prizes. Take a stab at guessing the number of pieces buried in their creepy chess graveyard for a chance to win treats from their ghastly gift shop, Q Boutique. Totally free!

Halloween Class | Orangetheory Fitness

Saturday, October 26
4-5:30 p.m.

Get ready for a special spooky “3G Orange90” class on Saturday, October 26 from 4-5:30 p.m., coached by your ghost host Laura. After class ends, hang around or meet back at the studio in your best Halloween costume at 6 p.m. to head over as a group to the CWE Halloween party. $20 to register. Call 314-590-3702 for more information.

VIP Patio Tables | Gamlin Whiskey House

Saturday, October 26
6 p.m. – midnight

Get a great view of all the outrageous costumes and other Halloween festivities with a VIP table on the Gamlin Whiskey House patio. $200 per table of 4. Click here to purchase your VIP Table. *Ticket includes access for 4 guests only. Seating will be first come, first served, so come early for the best spots!

VIP Table Includes:

  • Reserved table for up to 4 guests on GWH Patio
  • Bucket of beer
  • Your choice of three appetizers
  • In/Out Access from the GWH patio area (with wristband)
  • In/Out Access from GWH restaurant (with wristband)

Salsa Halloween Costume Party | Club Viva

Saturday, October 26
8 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.

The tradition continues Saturday night at Club Viva! Come join their complimentary Salsa and Bachata lesson that begins around 8:30 pm; then stay for drinking, dancing, and their epic Costume Contest! Cash and Prizes over $500 going to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place! Cover is $8.00. Doors open at 8 p.m. Must be 21 years to enter. Tacos and quesadillas available starting around 10 pm.

The Official Halloween Party | Drunken Fish

Saturday, October 26
8 p.m. – 1 a.m.

2 incredible packages, 1 spooktacular party in the best corner of the Central West End with the BEST views of the annual costume contest! Reserve a patio table before their official party starts at 9 p.m. with DJ KUE spinning upstairs! (21+ event only)

reserve your patio table early for prime viewing of the annual adult costume contest in the heart of the CWE! Includes 4 select domestic beers, 1 large sake, gyoza, california roll, fried philly roll, AND tickets for the late-night party upstairs!
$70/table up to 4 guests (your reserved patio table is yours all night!)
**includes up to 4 complimentary wristbands to the late-night party upstairs ($120 value!)

reserve your bottle service table upstairs at our late-night party and pick your choice of vodka, rum, whisky, or gin plus 2 mixers and 4 red bulls
$150/bottle up to 8 guests
**includes up to 8 complimentary wristbands to the late-night party upstairs ($40 value!)

Halloween with Annie and the Fur Trappers | Evangeline’s Bistro & Music House

Thursday, October 31
7-10 p.m.

Join Annie and the Fur Trappers for Halloween at Evangeline’s! Costumes are highly encouraged, and there will be a Costume Contest. They will have a round of costume contest winners announced on each break!

$100 – first place
$75 – 2nd place
$50 – 3rd place
$50 – best current events costume
$50 – best Hocus Pocus “You’re Famous” costume
$25 – best costume made from stuff laying around the house

Free cover! Plus, enjoy $3 cocktails and craft beers all night!