Once again Bristol promoters have risen to the occasion for Halloween weekend, with sound systems out in full force across the city. We’ve picked out 10 of the best nights on offer this weekend, offering a mixture of top local talent and some the biggest names in the country, whether you want to go large or low key…
Subsist: Dub of the Dead
J:Kenzo’s Artikal Music and Lion Charge present a Halloween celebration of all things 140bpm at Blue Mountain, with J:Kenzo, Youngsta, Von D and more.
Blue Mountain // 10PM-6AM // tickets
Lakota’s Haunted House
Psyched is transforming Lakota and Coroners Court into their very own haunted house filled to the brim with some of the very best in the business, including Kode9, Emperor, Serial Killaz, Commodo, Flowdan, Riko Dan and Soom T.
Lakota // 10PM-6AM // tickets
Cult-adored drum and bass label Hospitality get In:Motion’s pre-Halloween slot, with a bloodcurdling lineup through till 6am, including High Contrast, Camo & Krooked, Danny Byrd, Fred V & Grafix, Randall and Krust with a special Full Cycle set.
Motion // 10PM-6AM // tickets
To the Moon’s Halloween Bash
Spook Master Extraordinaire Oscar Watson is back to host proceedings at To the Moon’s annual Halloween bash, with Mike Braithwaite providing funky disco tunes all night long.
To The Moon // 7PM-12AM // FREE
The UK’s biggest indoor electronic music festival returns for Halloween with some of the globe’s biggest names in bass music across six stages, including SaSaSaS, Friction, A.M.C & Turno, Congo Natty and many, many more.
Bath & West Showground // 7PM-6AM // tickets
Alternate are throwing a heavyweight Halloween party at Trinity with an eye-popping, full-venue light show and monstrous lineup including DJ Marky & GQ, Ivy Lab, Special guest Break and more.
Trinity // 10PM-5AM // tickets
Alfresco Disco: The Surrealist Ball
Bristol’s most secretive party throwers invite you to undertake a night of mystery and madness at a secret city centre location. Get on your weirdest garms and expect the unexpected. As always, the lineup will be unveiled on the night, but you can bet it’s gonna be good.
Secret Location // 7PM-3AM // tickets
Dia De Los Muertos Halloween Party
The Full Moon & Attic Bar present their Day of the Dead-themed Halloween party, including live performances from Eva Lazarus and China Bowls, plus Mr Whompy DJs and more whipping things up until late.
Full Moon & Attic Bar // 8.30PM-3AM // Pay OTD
Enter the eerie underground caverns of The Doghouse for an immersive experience to remember with house and techno royalty OC & Verde on the decks. Plus spooky twists and turns along the way courtesy of HOME Events.
The Doghouse // 10PM-4AM // tickets
The Rin Tins Halloween Special
The Rin Tins host a gypsy swinging Halloween. Combining harmonies, jazz rhythms and a pounding swinging beat, this sextet know how to keep you dancing.
The Golden Lion // 9PM-12AM // FREE