FETISH FACTORY’S HALLOWEEN
October 29 22:00–04:00
EPIC NIGHTCLUB, The Manor Complex, 2345 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL 33305
Fetish Factory stages its Egyptian-themed Halloween Fetish Ball at Epic with a great line-up of performers and DJs. Hosting safe events has not been the easiest task under Florida legislation, hence FF’s carefully worded advice that “masks are optional for those who are not fully vaccinated”.
LIQUID RED CARNIVAL BIZARRE
October 29 21:00–02:00
ARTIFICE 1025 S 1st St, Las Vegas, NV89101
Whether you view this as an alternative to or warm-up for Saturday’s big Las Vegas Ball, Carnival Bizarre represents great value, with advance tickets as little as $10. Entertainment includes fashion show, burlesque performances and rock/industrial dance music.
FETISH & FANTASY HALLOWEEN BALL
October 30 21:00–03:00
AREA 15 3215 S Rancho Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89102
This legendary Las Vegas ball is resurrecting at Area15, “Las Vegas’ newest immersive entertainment district”, for its 25thAnniversary Party. Performers include Masuimi Max, Perish and the Liquid Red troupe, plus top DJs.
TORTURE GARDEN LOS ANGELES
November 6 21:00–02:30
GLOBE THEATER LOS ANGELES, 740 South Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90014
This is not tagged as a Halloween event but it’s close enough that some folk might aim to treat it as one. The local hosts have focused promo info on the general character of a TG event, possibly because UK and EU performers have had to pull out, necessitating several late substitutions. Will those who’ve paid $2,746.30 for six balcony seats with bottle service and after party care? Only a few $100 VIP tickets left at time of writing.
DOMCON NEW ORLEANS
ASTOR CROWN PLAZA 739 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
The professional and lifestyle convention’s first in-person NOLA event since 2019 goes for broke by pitching 2021 around Halloween in the French Quarter. DomCon attracts lots of prodommes and there are vendors, workshops, parties and other social events.
ENDLESS NIGHT NEW ORLEANS VAMPIRE BALL ‘SAMHAIN’ MASQUERADE
October 28–November 1 21:00–04:00
HOUSE OF BLUES 225 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70130
The Vampire Ball programme starts with a Meet & Greet (Oct 28), followed by Dark Bazaar daytime vending, evening Salon Noir (29); Dark Bazaar daytime vending, evening Vampire Ball (30); and finally VIP Day (30) with early evening Convivium Banquet and Eyes Wide Shut-themed Masque until 4am on Nov 1.
STIMULATE 13th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN DEMON BALL
October 23 21:00–04:00
ERIS 167 Graham Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11206
Stimulate reboots its in-person Halloween parties with live music, DJs including Xris Smack!, fetish/spooky performances and sexy demon GoGo dancers. There’s also a fetish play room with Pandora’s Box dominatrix hosts.
DARK ODYSSEY SURRENDER!
October 29–November 1
BAY AREA KINK-FRIENDLY HOTEL, San Jose, CA
Surrender moves to Halloween weekend for three packed days providing 80+ workshops and special events with 30+ local and national educators, authors and activists. There’s 40,000 sq ft of dungeon space, a Halloween Ball, and burlesque, drag and kinky performances.
CIRQUE DE BOUDOIR:
CIRQUE DE L’ENFER HALLOWEEN 2021
October 30 20:00–02:00
BAIN MATHIEU 2915 Rue Ontario Est, Montréal, QC H2K 1X7
Returning to live events just in time for Halloween, this legendary CDB night has already sold out but you can email them to be put on the waiting list. This cabaret-style event will feature fetish, burlesque and circus acts all inspired by the theme.
RESTRICTED ENTERTAINMENT HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL
IMPERIAL VANCOUVER 319 Main St, Vancouver, BC V6A 2S9
Restricted’s Sin City Fetish Halloween on Oct 30 — Vancouver’s only fetish dresscode Halloween event — has already sold out, as has sister event Passion Portal — although fingers are crossed for additional ticket releases to be allowed. At time of publication, only tickets for Coffin Club on Oct 31 were still available. All events at the Imperial.
HELLFIRE CLUB HELL-O-WEEN
October 23 21:00–04:00
SPORTSMAN HOTEL, 130 Liechardt St, Brisbane, QLD 4000
Limited to 50, Hellfire Club of Queensland’s Halloween-themed play event takes place at Eostre-time in the southern hemisphere. “But don’t let that stop you dressing up in any costume you desire”, they say.