The Best Halloween Events to Attend in Manchester

Halloween is hitting Manchester and this year there are so many events as people double up their efforts to put on the best party possible.

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 26th Oct 2021

Halloween is just around the corner! If you're still trying to decide where to go during the spookiest time of the year then don't worry because we have a list of the best Halloween events that you can find in manchester this year. There are plenty of excuses to get out dancing and a lot of prizes to be won for especially spooky outfits.

As darkness ascends upon the city it will come to life and all kinds of creatures will come out to play. For more information about these events click on the event titles.


WHP21- Halloween at the Warehouse Project

When: Friday 29th October

Where: Depot (Mayfield), Manchester

It feels so good to have The Warehouse Project back up and running in Manchester this year. It's a huge part of the city's nightlife and brings in people from all across the country as it has a reputation for some of the best raves in the country. As usual, they have added some huge names on the bill for their first Halloween show of the weekend such as Solardo, Mason Collective and Nic Fanciulli.

Every night at The Warehouse Project is a big one, so get your Halloween outfit sorted especially.


Find tickets for WHP21 Halloween pt1 here.





Hit & Run Halloween

When: Friday 29th October

Where: Hidden, Manchester

Traditionally one of Hit & Run's biggest nights of the year, they're taking over Hidden with their biggest Halloween lineup to date. With half of the acts playing in Manchester for the first time, this will be a night of dark, twisted sounds to really get you in that Halloween mood. 

Names on the lineup include Imanu, Skylark and Stay C, all of which are playing the city for the first time, this is going to be one of the biggest parties in Manchester.


Find tickets for Hit & Run Halloween here.




Spooky City- Monsters University

When: Friday 29th October

Where: Power League Soccer Dome, Manchester

This drive-in cinema experience has gotten a lot of love since starting during the pandemic. Offering people a place to escape and get the big-screen cinema experience, it offered so much more with characters walking around ready to scare people and plenty of photo opportunities.

Spooky City is the edition that is aimed more towards children and they will be showing Monsters University so maybe you'll even get a chance to bump into Mike and Sully.


Find tickets for Spooky City- Monsters University here.




Alive Forever- Halloween 2021

When: Friday 29th October

Where: The Venue Nightclub, Manchester

Manchester is perhaps known for its thriving music scene and all the iconic bands that have emerged from it. Now you can enjoy all your favourite indie floor fillers whilst in a mixture of frightening outfits as The Venue is putting on one of their classic nights with a twist.

 You can expect to hear bands such as Oasis, The Beatles, Arctic Monkeys and more. 


Find tickets for Alive Forever Halloween 2021 here.




House of Pain Weekender pt 1

When: Friday 29th October

Where: Dive Bar and Grill, Manchester

Dive Bar and Grill are promising one of the biggest parties in Manchester with their House of Pain Weekender. The venue is getting a complete transformation into a little house of horrors. Within the haunted venue, you'll find DJs, dancers and bottle shows as they play a mixture of hip hop and R&B tunes.

You can even capture the night forever at their haunted photo booth. There will be a fancy dress competition with a prize on offer so go for your spookiest look.


Find tickets for House of Pain Weekender pt 1 here.




Discopia: Halloween Special

When: Friday 29th October

Where: The Bread Shed, Manchester

Discopia is coming to The Bread Shed to transform it into an amalgamation of Halloween horror and glittering dance bangers. The full venue will be unrecognisable as you traverse the strange warped land that it has become. But there is joy to be had here as you get to experience a range of sounds from the likes of The Blessed Madonna to Peggy Gou and Purple Disco Machine.

This is a night full of guaranteed bangers.


Find tickets for Discopia Halloween Special here.




Remake Remodel Halloween Ball

When: Friday 29th October

Where: YES Pink Room, Manchester

Remake Remodel is one of the best indie club nights in Manchester and always gets the pink room in YES abslutely bouncing. So for their Halloween Ball celebration, they're paying homage to those who have come before, the dead souls of rock who we'd have back with us in a heartbeat. Think names such as David Bowie, Jim Morrison, Ian Curtis and more.

It will be a celebration in their honour and if you come dressed as one of them or another icon that has passed then you may just win a prize.


Find tickets for Remake Remodel Halloween Ball here.




Animal Crossing Presents Petre Inspirescu

When: Friday 29th October

Where: The Loft, Manchester

Manchester party starters and bringers of hedonism Animal Crossing have a new venue called The Loft, a tight, intimate space that has been putting on some absolutely stunning live performances and raves. Now they're bringing Romanian House music legend Petre Inspirescu to the city. 

 There really is no better place to see him live, it'll be a big one.


Find tickets for Animal Crossing Pesents Petre Inspirescu here.




Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation Halloween Special

When: Saturday 30th October

Where: 02 Ritz, Manchester

After throwing an old school Christmas party in Manchester last year, Trevor Nelson now sets his sights on Halloween for a spooky soul spectacular. A night for music lovers, there are guaranteed good times here and Trevor will also be joined by his 2 favourite R&B divas Shola Ama and Sabrina Washington.

Tickets for these events always fly out, so make sure you get a chance to see Trevor spinning a selection of the very best tunes.


Find tickets for Trevor Nelson's Soul Nation Halloween Special here.





If you're looking for more spooky Halloween events, take a look at our Manchester Halloween Guide. If you're wanting a dance head over to our Clubs page.