Going Out Guide: Halloween


Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Celebrate 40 years of “The Exorcist” in Georgetown tonight

The film’s producer and screenwriter will hold a Q&A following tonight’s showing.

By Margaret Ely  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Halloween, Movies

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Halloween sounds: Drake, Jessie Ware and Passion Pit play tomorrow night

A night of terror for some is a night of excellent concerts for others.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  05:20 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drake, Halloween, Live Music, Music

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with food, drink and events

Celebrate the living and the dead with these tributes to the Mexican holiday.

By Maura Judkis  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Halloween, Restaurants

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 10/29/2013

15 very different ways to spend Halloween night

Party with Drake, rock out to a Black Sabbath cover band or drink local brews -- no costume required.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:51 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Halloween, Music

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Nightlife Agenda: Halloween parties, beer festivals and Drake

This week’s picks include a quartet of beer festivals, and a chance to hang out with Drake.

By Fritz Hahn and Rhome Anderson  |  07:01 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Beer, Drake, Halloween, Nightlife Agenda

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/28/2013

27 years of racing in heels

Bold, heel-wearing drag queens are preparing to race for glory Tuesday night.

By Margaret Ely  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Free and Easy, Halloween

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 10/25/2013

Pumpkins, knives and booze: What could possibly go wrong?

Bars provide pumpkins and carving tools at these make-your-own-Jack O’Lantern contests.

By Fritz Hahn  |  03:57 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Halloween

Posted at 04:42 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Dress up your dog for Halloween

You can’t feed your chihuahua chocolate, but you can dress him or her up for Halloween.

By Margaret Ely  |  04:42 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dogs, Events, Halloween

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Run, run as fast as you can

In which you combine your penchant for running with your penchant for zombies.

By Margaret Ely  |  04:18 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Fall, Halloween

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Get in the Halloween mood with movies, candy and $2 beers at Comet

Comet Ping Pong offers mystery movies and treats every Monday in October

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:07 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Halloween, Movies

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Poe and Dracula are just two treats onstage this October

In time for Halloween, theaters are indulging their dark sides

By Lavanya Ramanathan and Amy Orndorff  |  03:19 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Halloween

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Costumes required: Events where kids can show off before Halloween

Halloween is less than two weeks away, but that doesn’t mean it is too early to don your costume.

By Amy Orndorff  |  12:45 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Halloween

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 10/28/2011

Got (Halloween) Plans? The best of this week’s chat

We recap the best questions and advice doled out in this week’s Halloween-themed chat.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  08:00 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Bars and Clubs, Events | Tags:  Halloween

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Need Halloween costume advice? Ask the pros Thursday at 1

Costume designer Kendra Rai and Sandy Smoker Duraes, the manager of the venerable costume shop Backstage Inc. join us for Got Plans on Thursday at 1.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  09:33 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Bars and Clubs, Misc. | Tags:  Halloween

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 10/21/2011

Where to get your pumpkin fix

Where to get your fix of this sweet fall staple.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  01:53 PM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Events, Bars and Clubs | Tags:  Halloween, fall