Halloween may be a relatively new addition to Malta’s long list of annual festivities but that’s not to say we don’t love a good scare. Still pondering what to do for the scariest week of the year? Look no further…
Thursday 26th October
Valletta Ghost Tour Halloween Edition
Horror fans take note; Colour My Travel is planning a Halloween Edition of its Valletta Ghost Tour. Whether you’re looking for your next thrill-seeking event or simply curious about Valletta’s sordid history, this is one for the books.
Friday 27th October
Can You Escape Malta: The Graveyard Escape Room
Don’t be fooled by their heartwarming reputation, the folks over at Can You Escape Malta know how to pack horror into one small room. Team up with your friends and try your best to escape the Graveyard in under one hour!
TM: Halloween Special
Kick off with a Halloween Party hosted by TM at Footloose in Paceville. Entrance is free if you’re over the age of 17, so get ready for drinking games, by-the-bar offers and a costume competition!
FMH: Halloween Edition
For the price of €20, FMH promises a bar-load of drinks and its own costume competition, with the chance to win a dinner for two at hosting venue TRUTH.
Halloween Film Night
If you’re looking for a cosier venue, a film night in the KSU Common Room might be the answer. Hosted by We Are – the University of Malta LGBT Society, the organisation is currently voting on Halloween-themed film choices for the night, and promises a welcoming night of spooky fun against a small donation between €2 and €3.
LOLLIPOP #12 : The Lollipop Horror Disco Show
Taking the local LGBT party scene by storm, Lollipop brings its next wildly anticipated party right to the heart of St Julian’s. Head over to Tigullio and be in the chance to win a free photoshoot with model Kris Micallef!
Strictly RNB: Black Halloween
Calling on its patrons to ensure a dress code of “black on black on black” means this Strictly RNB party is going to be one dark affair. Early bird tickets are now our for €10 so be sure to claim them while you still can!
The Shrinking Violets present Ernest and the Pale Moon
If partying isn’t quite up your alley, head to the theatre for a complete one-eighty on the traditional Halloween festivities. Up and coming theatre collective The Shrinking Violets will be putting up Oliver Lansey’s Ernest and the Pale Moon from 27th-29th October and from 3rd-5th November. The story focuses on Ernest Hemel, a man closely watching the beautiful young woman who lives across the way, until he is thrown into a fit of jealousy on seeing her with another man, one that may have catastrophic consequences.
Saturday 28th October
SOUND SALON Presents Halloween Spectacular
Sound Salon is now a household name, and following the hype of last year’s Halloween Party, the team is promising an elaborate on-stage set to wow audiences to no end. Choose from standard or VIP tickets and be prepared to party hard through the night.
Halloween Monsters Ball: The 4th Edition
Haul over to the opposite side of the island and get ready for the comeback of the Halloween Monsters Ball. Zion Reggae Bar is even promising two trophy packs for best costume so be prepared for harsh competition!
Tuesday 31st October
Esplora Goes Halloween
Quickly becoming a go-to destination for kids in Malta, Esplore is offering the one-night only show where patrons will have access to it’s four eerie Forbidden Areas: Potion’s Class, an Operating Theatre, Electr-O-city, and Zombieland. Themed treats and snacks will be available so don’t forget your trick-or-treat bags!
The Swieqi Haunted House
This isn’t the first time Johanna and Jean Paul Barthet have turned their home into a haunted spectacle. The Swieqi couple will be at it again this year, with proceeds from trick-or-treat hopefuls visiting their home going to charity. Be sure to pay them a visit and lend a helping hand!