The start of October means only one thing to us, Halloween is coming! One of our favorite holidays and it’s so nice to see that there are more and more spooky events happening in Bangalore every year. Here are a few Halloween events that caught our eye for every member of the family:
*We’ll continue to update this list with more events so check back!
HALLOWEEN BASH AT THE COURTYARD
WHAT: Trick Treats & Spooky Peeks, Eventology brings to you their Halloween Bash. Packed with engaging activities for all age groups, a spooktacular show, the fun Turkish Ice cream, curated food stalls and even a photo-op with none other than *Mommy Shots by Amrita*! Trick o Treat bags for every little monster. Prizes for best costume to be won EVERY HOUR!!
FOR: All age groups
WHERE: The Courtyard Community, Shantinagar
WHEN: November 1st, 11:30 AM- 5:30 PM
HOW MUCH: 1 child and 1 adults Rs. 1,300, Extra child Rs. 500
HOW TO ATTEND: Buy Tickets here, Nikky 8050545009, Ipsa 9886818497
HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL: A GREEN COMPASS EXPERIENCE
WHAT: Green Compass in collaboration with The Popsicle Studio, Tickles & Tales and Blue Sparrow Science Company have curated a super fun Halloween themed day for our children. Bring your child dressed up in their favorite costume and get some adorable pictures. Other attractions: Photo Booth | Glitter Tattoo | Halloween Themed Treats & Goodies
FOR: Kids 4+
WHERE: The Popsicle Studio, Cunningham Road
WHEN: Saturday October 29th, 11:30 AM- 5:30 PM
Pumpkin Carving: 10:00 – 11:30AM (Rs. 1500)
3D Haunted House Arts & Crafts: 11:30 – 1PM (Rs. 1500)
Spooky Storytelling & Science Live Show: 3PM – 4PM (Rs. 2000)
3D Haunted House Arts & Crafts: 5:00 – 6:30PM (Rs. 1500)
HOW TO ATTEND: Buy Tickets here
MONSTER MAYHEM AT HIPPOCAMPUS
WHAT: A non-spooky Halloween-themed sensory play party. This event has been carefully designed keeping in mind toddlers’ sensory needs, varied developmental skills, attention span and ever changing temperament. Parents and toddlers come over to Hippocampus for two hours of playtime that includes a read-aloud session, art, activities, games and so much more.
FOR: 2-4 year olds
WHEN: October 15th 3:30-5:30 PM
HOW MUCH: Member fee: Rs. 1,000, Non-member fee: Rs. 1,200
HOW TO ATTEND: Tel: 080 2563 0206, Email: [email protected]
WHAT: A 3-course dinner plus movie screening of classic spooky movie, Ghostbusters, the 1984 Bill Murray flick.
FOR: All members of the family!
WHERE: The Courtyard
WHEN: October 28th 3:30-5:30 PM
HOW MUCH: Around Rs. 1,700 +GST per head
HOW TO ATTEND: Tickets go live October 22nd on Instagram
INDUS IELC HALLOWEEN
WHAT: A fun filled Halloween at the IELC Whitefield Indus International School including a BOOtiful costume parade, Creepy Crafts and Spooky Games! Please note this event is only open to friends and family of IELC students!
FOR: Young kids 0-6 who are friends and family of IELC students!
WHERE: Indus IELC Whitefield
WHEN: Thursday October 20th 10AM onwards
HOW TO ATTEND: RSVP Tel: 97392 00007
SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN AT KAI EARLY YEARS
WHAT: A Spooktacular Halloween with enchanting experiences, craft crafts, and goofy games.
FOR: 1-8 year olds
WHERE: Kai Early Years Whitefield
WHEN: Thursday October 20th, 5-7 PM
HOW TO ATTEND: Tel: 91 97404 80123
WHAT: Fluffy Nut presents a trick’o’treat pet talent show, pet adoption drive, market stalls, faithful friends circle and more! With prizes to be won! Dress code is costumes of all kinds for you and your pets! All proceeds go toward animal rescue and fostering.
FOR: Pet lovers and their pets
WHERE: Knowhere, Cooke Town
WHEN: October 29th 12-6 PM
HOW MUCH: Free for all! Costume contest is Rs. 100 to +91 81475 14755 (send screen shot on WhatsApp to confirm) all proceeds raise funds for animal rescue cases.
HOW TO ATTEND: Tel: +91 7829253575, Instagram
GAMING GALAXY HALLOWEEN ESCAPE ROOMS ZOMBIE LASTERTAG
WHAT: Halloween escape rooms, zombie laser tags and more!
FOR: Older kids and teens
WHERE: Gaming Galaxy
WHEN: Monday October 31st 7:00 PM onwards
HOW TO ATTEND: Book here, Instagram, Tel: +91 63640 16789/63640 26789
WHAT: Enjoy Spooky delights and the season’s specials on Halloween Dinner Buffet. Witch finger cookies, Blood Drip Cupcakes, Dracula Dentures, Ghost Cake, Dead Velvet Cake, Ghost Marshmallow Brownies, Pumpkin Mac and Cheese and a whole lot more!
FOR: The whole family
WHERE: CUR8, Four Seasons
WHEN: Monday October 31st 7:00 PM onwards
HOW MUCH: Rs. 1,900 plus taxes per person
HOW TO ATTEND: Call +91 76191 46004, Instagram
WHAT: Halloween hotmix featuring DJ Ivan & Rohit Barker
WHERE: Gawky Goose
WHEN: Saturday October 29th
HOW TO ATTEND: Book here at +91 99017 87273, Instagram
Still looking for a costume for your little ones or yourself to wear? Check out these places!
WHAT: You’ll find costumes here for purchase!
FOR: Kids and adults costumes and Halloween props
WHERE: Tel: +91 98450 62650, G6 Gem Plaza, 66 Infantry Road, Shivaj Nagar, Instagram
WHAT: Dracula, Vampire & Witch Gowns, Skeleton Gowns and other Halloween costumes available for adults and children. They also offer rental options. You’ll also find a variety of wigs, glow teeth, nails, radium skeletons, masks and hats too.
FOR: Kids and adults costumes and Halloween props and decor
WHERE: Tel: +91 97311 75381, Bellandur: A.V.Bureaux, #99/A 2nd Floor, Margosa Ave, Green Glen Layout, Whitefield: 134, 5th Cross, ITPL Main Road, Kundalahalli Colony, Website
WHAT: This website offers a comprehensive selection of costumes from superhero, mythological, animals, fruits, vegetables, flowers, objects, cartoon characters and more! They even have quite a selection of Great Indian Leader costumes
FOR: Children’s costumes and accessories
WHAT: Looking for basic costumes and don’t have time to go out to hunt? You’ll find the likes of pumpkins and skeleton outfits as well as simple pirates, Spider-Man and other superhero costumes!
FOR: Simple kids and adults and pet costumes, accessories and decorations
WHAT: Gorgeous tutus, wands, capes and crowns that you won’t just use for one day, these handmade items will last and create hours and hours of dress up fun for your little ones.
FOR: Kids accessories and props
WHAT: One of the biggest manufactures and dealers for costumes in Bengaluru. They deliver costume, fancy dress and fashionable clothes on rental and sale. They supply classical dance costumes, retro style, western dress, party wears, party masks, fancy dress, sherwanis, pagdi, talwaar, lathi, glasses, mustaches.
FOR: Kids and adults costumes
WHERE: Tel: +91 98450 62650, 15, Wood St, Ashok Nagar, Website
WHAT: If you’re looking for something festive for your furry friends, you’ll find colorful tutu collars, tuxedos and dresses for your pets
FOR: Dog costumes
Main photo by Daisy Anderson