Are you pumped for a big wild night of horror?
2020 has been a wild one, what with the coronavirus perhaps being the spookiest ghoul in town. Nevertheless, nothing can stop us from celebrating Halloween this October.
Given that Bangkok is brimming with some of the best Halloween parties and activities in town, there’s no excuse not to check out all the wicked parties about town. From spine-tingling costumes and stirring cocktails, to classic Halloween activities, here’s where you need to head to embrace this spooktacular festival.
Trick or Treat Dinner at The Rain Tree Café
When: Saturday 31 October, 6pm-10:30pm
Price: THB 1,900 (free for kids dressed in costume)
Celebrating with your family? Dig into a Halloween-themed buffet at the Rain Tree Café at The Athenee Hotel, where you will find some fancy Halloween treats including Mummy Sausage Rolls, Strawberry Yogurt Brain, and Beef Tenderloin with Bloody Berry Sauce, to name a few. Get into the spirit of Halloween and make sure you dress up so you can win the best-dressed prize. Along with a fun-filled dinner, guests will also receive a savings gift voucher that can be used for your next visit to The Atheene Hotel.
The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok, 61 Witthayu Rd, Lumphini, Pathum Wan District, Bangkok, +662 650 8800
The House on Horror: The House on Sathorn X Penfolds Max
Date: Saturday 31 October
Price: Early Bird Tickets THB 300 net (1 free drink), Normal THB 400 net (1 free drink), Early Bird – Max Discovery THB 1,200 net (5 drinks), Normal – Max Discovery THB 1,500 net (5 drinks)
Do you dare to enter this century-old mansion of horror? To bring you an experience never like before, The House on Sathorn has teamed up with Penfolds Max, to make your Halloween sophisticatedly spooky. Drink some blood (it’s Pendfolds Max red wine, no fret), get your fangs on, and groove to the tunes of DJ Orawan and DJ Groove’s electronic jazz beats. Expect a show from the house mixologist who will team up with guest mixologist, Son Nguyen, to bring some talent to the bar. If you want to challenge yourself and spend a night at the house of horror, then you can grab the special room bundle offer too (THB 5,000 net inclusive of 1 night stay at the W Hotel with breakfast at The Kitchen Table for 2). It comes with 2 entrance tickets and 10 Penfolds Max’s drinks from the House of Horror. A wicked way to spend the weekend.
The House on Sathorn, 106 North Sathon Rd, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok, +662 344 4025
The Haunting of Havana
Date: Saturday 31 October 2020, 6pm onwards
When this Cuban cocktail bar is transformed into a haunted house, you know you’re in for a thrill. Put your freaky costumes on and be prepared to sip some hallo-crafty cocktails while you groove to the Asoke Havana Live band. Keep in mind, the best-dressed has a chance to win a bottle of spirit and more, so make sure you look like you rose from the dead. Since it’s Havana Social (if you know, you know), you need to ring 02 8216 6111 to get the entry code to the bar — but shh, don’t tell them we told you.
Havana Social, 41, 3 Sukhumvit Rd, Khlong Toei Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok, +66 2 821 6111
Swirl & Sip Vol. 26 Hello Hallo-Wine
Date: Friday 30 October 2020, Wine Tasting 6 pm-8 pm, Party 8 pm onwards
Price: THB 1,000++ per person
If you’re more about sipping some French wines for Halloween, then you’re in the right place. Visit The Sukhothai Bangkok for pre-Halloween fun and get down with a wine tasting presented by Wine Gallery, followed by a Halloween party with a live DJ. There’s no excuse not to dress up because you might be lucky enough to win some exciting prizes.
The Sukhothai Bangkok, 13/3 S Sathon Rd, Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok, +66 2 344 8888
Kolour Halloween 2020: The Resurrection
Date: Saturday 31 October 2020, 4pm – 11pm
Price: General THB 750, Door Price THB 950
If you’ve been to Kolour in the Park, you already know the vibe. Escape Bangkok presents an open-air Halloween party that will house electro music, food, drinks, and lots of sinister decor. Pour your soul into your costume, because you don’t want to miss the best-dressed contest. There will also be free spooky body and face painting to get you into the spooky spirit in style.
Escape Bangkok, EmQuartier, 5th Floor Emquartier, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok, +66 2 003 6000
Dia De los Muertos
Date: Friday 30 October 2020, 7pm-4am
Price: Barrel: 6,000 THB minimum spending, Small VIP table: 9,000 THB minimum spending, Big VIP area: 14,000 THB minimum spending
Our list is incomplete without the full-on traditional Mexican way of celebrating Halloween with Dia De Los Muertos. Immerse yourself into the spirit of a colourful Mexican atmosphere at Revolucion Cocktail and move to the Latin rhythm. Dress in your best Dia De Los Muertos costume and could get a free shot. Lucky for you, make-up artists will be there all night long as well.
Revolucion Cocktail Bangkok, 50 Sathon Soi 10, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok, +66 2 235 4823
Danse Macabre: Sing Sing’s Halloween Weekend
Date: Friday 30 October to Sunday 1 November 2020, 9pm-3am
There’s only one rule here: you have to dance till you drop, and if you don’t, you’ve already been warned. The ghastly atmosphere at Sing Sing on Halloween will ensure you groove to a gruesome beat with hell-bent music. Danse Macabre.
Halloween City in Tropic City
Date: Saturday 31 October 2020, 8pm-late
Want to celebrate Halloween in tropical style? Welcome to Halloween City. Brave the night here with industry favourites, such as Ann Pongprom and Tamaryn Cooper rocking the bar, while sipping some freakishly good Halloween cocktail specials.
Tropic City, 672, 65 Soi Charoen Krung 28, Bang Rak, Bangkok, +66 97 242 2890
Wild Spooky Rumpus at theCOMMONS Thonglor
Date: Saturday 31 October 2020, 11am-6pm
Price: based on activities
Bring your little monsters here for a fun-filled event. From trick-or-treating (THB 50 per person), scarily scrumptious cooking sessions, face painting, and crafts, to donning the most fabulous costumes, theCOMMONS ensures you have a ghostly good time.
theCOMMONS Thonglor, 335 Khlong Toei Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok, +66 89 152 2677
Drive-in Theater: Halloween Movie Night
Date: Thursday 29 October – Sunday 1 November 2020
Not in the mood for a Halloween party? Does binge-watching Halloween movie sound way more lit? We feel you. Lucky for us, Major Cineplex is having a Drive-in Theater: Haunted Park event, for us to get a taste of Halloween in our own comforts of our car seats. From Thai classic horror movies to the classic American films, head to the drive-in theater at Central Festival EastVille, where you’ll feel like you’ve driven into the haunted land of horror.
Central Festival EastVille, 69 69/1-2 Pradit Manutham Road, Lat Phrao, Bangkok