Halloween 14 at The Urban Bar, Whitechapel 29.10.16

Back again? Who could believe it?

Before Stranger Times, before The Blair Witch, before, Insidious 1,2 AND 3- Christ- even before Friday the 13th part 25! There was Halloween London. The longest running Halloween night in the Country.

Our location, this year, was home to Jack the Ripper, The Krays and Noel Edmonds. Which is perfect for a Halloween night that focuses on the 80s!

Costumes are not compulsory, but HIGHLY recommended!

£6.66 on the door, scarily less in advance!


Halloween 13 at Ryans Bar, Stoke Newington 31/10/15

Awakened from the dead for a 13th year!

Halloween 13 flyer

Yep, our final and 13th Halloween bash – with Halloween on a Saturday this year, it’s like an Omen! So get planning your costume, ready the sticky back plastic and cardboard, polish those fangs, sharpen the claws and practice those screams as we’re back with a bloody vengeance!

The spooky goings on are at Ryans Bar, Stoke Newington this year! Spaces limited so grab a £5 ticket now.


More information on our Facebook event.

Halloween 12 at The Mitre, Islington 01/11/14

The Halloween London crew are back to scare the bejesus out of you! Returning from the dead, like Michael Myers, for a 12th year and penultimate Scarefest. Let the costume planning begin!

We’ll be holding up in an abandoned pub this time, with the Halloween DJs chilling you to the bone, then cutting you up on the dance floor. with the best 80s and 90s tunes, with a few newbies thrown in for spirit

Halloween 12 poster

Fancy dress is compulsory and the bloodier the better, but feel free to come as anyone you like, even the bloke next door, if it’s Norman Bates that is!

Check out our photo galley for previous costumes for a bit of inspiration and see how seriously our attendees take it!

£4 entry, but if you come in fancy dress, then donate what you like on the door! As usual, all proceeds will go to charity.

The Mitre, 130 Upper Street, Islington, N1 1QP

Get advance tickets from WeGotTickets.

Halloween 11 at The Light Bar, Shoredicth 26/10/13

Halloween 11 will take place at The Light Bar, 233 Shoreditch High Street. Keep in touch with us via our Facebook event (and make sure your friends do as well). 

This year we are selling tickets and all profits go to Oxjam Islington which raises money for OxfamEarly bird tickets are just £3.

Are strong advice is to arrive as early as possible. We have some more info about the party on the about page.

Halloween London 10th Anniversary at Blueberry Bar, Shoreditch 27/10/12

Halloween 10th Anniversary was on Saturday 27th October at the wonderful Blueberry Bar in Shoreditch.

Facebook guy

Costumes highlights included John Terry, British Bulldog, Tron, Judge Dredd, Lance Armstrong, a Banksy, Jimmy Saville and the entire cast of Alice in Wonderland.

Alice in Wonderland

Have  a look at the all the photos on Flickr.

Halloween 9 at The CAMP, Old Street 29/10/11

Halloween 9 took place downstairs at The CAMP, 70-74 City Road, London EC1Y 2BJ on Saturday 29th October 2011.

Elvis Djing at Halloween

The event was part of the Oxjam Music Festival which raises money for Oxfam (we supported Oxjam Islington Takeover which took place the week before Halloween on Saturday 22nd October).

Facebook guy

Costume highlights included Karate Kid Shower Costume, Ronald McDonald, Ultimate Warrior, Willy Wonka, Colonel Gadaffi, Pinocchio (x2) and several Black Swan ballet dancers. We were also lucky to have the cast of the Beetlejuice stage show in attendance who came in their costumes!

Beetlejuice cast

The Exorcist

See a slideshow of all the pictures below.

Or have a look at the Set on Flickr.

Halloween 8 at Drop East, Commercial Street 30/10/10

Halloween 8 took place at Drop East, 54 Commercial Street.

Costume highlights include Lady GagaSuper Mario Brothers, Skeletor, Mona Lisa,  Queen of Hearts from Alice on Wonderland, Mime Artist and a Ghost Cyclist.

See a slideshow of all the pictures below.

Or have a look at the Set on Flickr.

Lady Gaga meat dress costume

This costume was hand made from individual pieces of leather. In terms of workmanship, definitely one of the best costumes on show. It’s a shame we don’t have more pictures.

Lady Gaga meat dress

Mexican, Mario and Lady Gaga

Have a look at the real thing to see if they got it right:

Ghost cyclist costume

This chap got caught out at the Elephant & Castle roundabout one day on his way to deliver a parcel. He rode a ghost bike to the party but had to park it outside.

Ghost cyclist

Ghost cyclist

Ghost cyclist

Here’s how it might have happened:

Super Mario Bros. costumes – Mario and Luigi

As you can see Mario refused to wear his moustache for much of the evening. Luigi didn’t need to draw on fake eyebrows.

Super Mario Bros. - Mario and Luigi

Super Mario Bros. Mario and Luigi

Super Mario Bros. Mario and Luigi

Princess also got in on the act…

Mario and Princess

Have a look at this bizarre TV show intro below to see if they got it right

Skeletor costume from He-Man and the Masters of the Universe

Back in the day He-Man and the Masters of the Universe featuring He-Man, Man-At-Arms, Orco and Beast Man (amongst others) was the coolest cartoon in town and Skeletor was the ultimate bad guy.

Skeletor costume

Skeletor costume

Skeletor Costume

Have a look below to see if they got it right: