7 Spooktacular Things to Do this Halloween in Aruba

The spookiest time of year is here! Yes, Halloween season is among us!

Are you ready for spine chilling nights, screaming horror, quirky Halloween parties, fun costume contests, and of course Trick- or-Treating?

Okay, so you may not feel an actual “chill in the air” here on the lovely, sunny and warm island of Aruba BUT that does not mean the month of October can’t get spooky people!

Over the years Halloween has gotten bigger and bigger, and this year is no exception. There are a range of events and parties to suit everyone.

Halloween festivities in Aruba officially kick off Saturday, October 27th, so be sure to check out our list of things to do so you won’t miss out on the eerie magic and mystery of Halloween!

Lobby and Gusto Present Heaven’s Corner vs. Hell’s Corner

Date & time of frightening fun: Saturday, October 27th ( 9 PM – 3 AM)

Ghosts gather here: Lobby Restaurant & Bar or Gusto Night Club at The Village (across from Hilton Aruba Resort)

Enter at your own risk: Choose your corner! Hell’s Corner will be at Gusto and Heaven’s Corner will be at Lobby. This means 2 areas of music, partying and plenty of ‘boos’! Both Lobby and Gusto will have special international guest DJ’s and local resident DJ’s. Performances include guest star Natty Rico, a DJ and Saxophone player! Entrance is free before 11 PM and only $5 after, so gather all your angels and devils and head to The Village!

Photo by Lobby Restaurant & Bar and Gusto Night Club Aruba

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Hawaiian Halloween Party at Matthew’s

Date & time of frightening fun: Wednesday October, 31st (9 – 11 PM)

Ghosts gather here: Matthew’s Beachside Restaurant (Casa del Mar Beach Resort)

Enter at your own risk: For those of you looking for something a tad less eerie and a bit more tropical this is the party for you. Matthew’s is having a Hawaiian themed Halloween party – so guys unpack that Hawaiian shirt (you may have brought) and ladies find yourself a hula skirt and don’t forget your lei! There will be a costume contest (yes, this means prizes), a limbo dance contest, free shots, fun games, and special deals on food and drinks.

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Halloween Block Fest

Date & time of frightening fun: Saturday, October 27th (8 PM – 2 AM)

Ghosts gather here: De Promenade of San Nicolas

Enter at your own risk: This Halloween party is taking over the streets of San Nicolas. Get ready to dance the night away, there will be live music and costume contests all night long. Performances include: Luta (from St. Vincent), Daddy Xtra (from Anguilla), Le Groove, BMW, Mystical Connection, Galloway Jr, Easy B, Valentino King, Stuwy, and various DJ’s. Tickets will be sold at the door!

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Trunk or Treat Celebration

Date & time of frightening fun: Wednesday, October 31st (6 – 8 PM)

Ghosts gather here: Parking lot of Varadero Aruba and Fish House Island Bar & Restaurant

Enter at your own risk: Calling all little monsters and candy collectors! You didn’t think we forgot about the main attraction of Halloween did you? Yes, Trick-or-Treating! Join in on the 2nd annual Trunk or Treat event at the parking lot of Varadero Aruba, there will be activities and lots of fun for the kids! The evening even includes dinner specials at Fish House to complete your evening of family-friendly spooky fun. Prizes are given to the best and most creative trunk decorations!

Photo by Fish House Island Bar & Restaurant

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Halloween Costume Karaoke Party at Ricardo’s

Date & time of frightening fun: Thursday, November 1st (7 – 11 PM)

Ghosts gather here: Ricardo’s Restaurant & Bar (Aruba Beach Club Resort)

Enter at your own risk: Get ready to rock out this Halloween with a costume and karaoke dance party at Ricardo’s! This year’s theme is KISS, so don’t forget to apply your makeup and put together your best KISS inspired costume! If you’ve ever been to Ricardo’s you know this Beach side spot radiates fun, so unleash all your ghouls and goblins… and join the party!

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Halloween Party at MooMba Beach

Date & time of frightening fun: Saturday, October 27th (9 PM – 1 AM)

Ghosts gather here: MooMba Beach Bar (in between Marriott Surf Club and Holiday Inn Resort)

Enter at your own risk: Crazy Pirates is the theme this year, argh matey! Put together your scariest or utterly weird Pirate outfit and head to MooMba! There will be a costume contest, a special on Fireball shots and DJ Yeimy spinning the hottest tunes to keep you dancing under the magical moonlight all night long. Prepare  yourselves, scary Pirates, for a night filled with howling winds and terror!

Photo by MooMba Beach Bar

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Hallowow Halloween Event at Azia

Date & time of frightening fun: Saturday, October 27th

Ghosts gather here: Azia Restaurant & Lounge ( Near Gianni’s Restaurant and Daniel’s Steak & Chop in Palm Beach)

Enter at your own risk: Azia will be transformed into “The Haunted Grand Hotel”, including 2 areas with a selection of Aruba’s best DJ’s. Check into the haunted grand hotel and have the chance to win huge cash prizes at one of the most terrifying Halloween venues in Aruba! Party both indoors and outdoors and enjoy a live performance by Marisela and live DJ’s. Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance as availability is limited.

Photo by AZIA Restaurant & Lounge

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Find a full list of Halloween events here (it includes a Haunted Mine Tour – so check it out IF you dare!).
Now the choice is up to you. What will you be doing on All Hallows’ Eve?