It’s that time of year again! Halloween is just around the corner and it’s time to start preparing for the scariest night of the year! Even though the concept of Halloween isn’t quite as popular in Spain as other parts of the world, the trend catches on more and more as each year goes by. In Spain, Halloween is very much about the ghouls, ghosts and monsters. So, when shopping for a costume this year, don’t go for silly, go for scary! If you don’t know what to get up to this year, take a look at our list of spooky Halloween haunts to check out below!
The Halloween seasons is made up of two days here in Spain. While the night of costumes and fun takes place on the 31st, the real holiday happens on November 1st – Dia de Todos los Santos (All Saints Day). Get in on the real spookiness by visiting a real cemetery! Cemeteries are open longer the whole weekend before the 1st of November!
Craft Barcelona is starting the halloween festivities already on the 28th October with hilarious stand-up comedy (in English!!), amazing games with prices and live music! Entrance is free, but don’t forget dress up for occasion! Start your Halloween on Friday and party hard!
Meet and Dance
This weekly event with salsa and bachata with the most amazing dancing teachers in Barcelona is going to get a Creepy twist! After the passionate Latin dance the instructors are going to teach Michael Jackson’s Thriller choreography to get the Halloween party mode on!
If you prefer alternative music to disco parties head to Grizzly 72 Sports Bar this Halloween. They have live music from Folk to rocking blues. Halloween Hootenanny is celebrating their 13th anniversary and they are the first ones to arrange Halloween party in Barcelona.
Barcelona Halloween Ghost Hunt
Stoke Travel is organizing an unique event taking place at the Gothic Quarter. Ghost hunt’s idea is based on teams solving the hunt by receiving clues to hunt the ghosts. Loyal to Stoke’s style there is unlimited amount of beer and sangria refills included in the price. Ghost hunt continues after midnight with the party at Fuckin’ Monday!!
This weekly party is dressing up in its Halloween best for October 31st! It’s prepping to be the scariest, creepiest and the biggest Halloween party in Barcelona! The most amazing atmosphere you can find at this Halloween. Suit up for the occasion because the best costumes will be rewarded with amazing prices!
Sala Razzmatazz is preparing for Halloween with a special disco horror this year, with Rick Genest also known as Zombie Boy. The Canadian artist, tattooed to look like a living skeleton gives to RAZZLOWEEN a twist of a freak show to the party!
Want to go hard core this Halloween? The small Village of Sant Feliu Sasserra, (2 hours away from Barcelona) is having a two day witch festival to honour the victims of witch-hunt. In the 17th century in this same village 23 women were killed because they were claimed of witchcraft. You can also find a witch museum from this creepy village!