Halloween in Times Square can be a very exciting night. Several events take place that are well attended by both locals and tourists. One of those events is the Bounce Music Festival, held on Halloween night at the Best Buy Theatre. The Bounce Music Festival is a festival that tours all over the country. This dance music festival features well known headliners.
At the Bowlmor Lanes in Times Square on Halloween night is the Official Haunted Mansion Party. This event features a cash bar, an open bar, gorgeous models and more. The Official Haunted Mansion Party spans four floors of the Bowlmor Lanes and includes The Mansion Lounge which is the VIP area for the party. The fourth floor is only for those participating in the open bar. From 9-10pm the night of the event, vodka cocktails are complementary. DJs spin music from various decades for the duration of the party. There are also giveaways awarded to attendees wearing the most popular costumes of the night.
Nightmare Above Times Square is a rooftop party decorated in the theme of an imperial French court. In fact, rumor has it that this yearly party is actually haunted by Louis XVI of France’s ghost. Between 9 and 10pm an open bar with beer and wine is available. DJs will be spinning music for the duration of the party. There are several bottle packages that those attending the party can choose from if they wish to. This event is open only to guests 21 and older and no food is served at the party.
Visitors to the NYC area who may be attending one of these events would be best off staying at one of the many hotels located throughout Times Square so they are right near all the action.