Is your Halloween costume so brilliant you want to wear it for more than just one night? Well you’re in luck, because all over the East End there are plenty of Halloween and masquerade parties to choose from over the next two weeks.
These parties are geared toward adults and many have prizes for best costume.
Saturday, October 26
Hampton Lady Halloween Party
Hampton Lady Beach Bar & Grill in Hampton Bays hosts its inaugural Halloween party on October 26 beginning at 10 p.m. There will be a DJ and a costume contest with a $250 top prize. There is no cover charge. 369 Dune Road, Hampton Bays
Southampton Center Halloween Party
Southampton Village’s Southampton Center hosts a Halloween Party October 26 from 7 p.m. to midnight. Age 21 and over only. Tickets include open bar, food, music and dancing. There is a costume contest with cash prizes in three categories: Best Male ($200), Best Female ($200), and Best Group Costume ($500). Advance tickets are $60. Admission is $75 at the door. Purchase tickets at Southampton Village Hall, Sip n’ Soda, and Southampton Center, or online at southamptoncenter.org. RSVP on Facebook. 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton
Southampton Social Club’s Nightmare on Elm Street
Featuring Dj Soco and DJ Biggie, Southampton Social Club hosts A Nightmare on Elm Street on October 26 beginning at 10 p.m. There is no cover charge before midnight. After midnight, those without a costume must pay a $10 cover. There will be costume prizes and drink specials all night long. Proceeds from the event will support the Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Southampton Hospital. 256 Elm Street, Southampton
Halloween Talkhouse Party
Amagansett’s Stephen Talkhouse hosts a Halloween Party October 26 starting at 10 p.m. with music by Little Big Head. There will be costume prizes in categories such as Most Original and Best in Show. 21 and over. Drink specials. RSVP on Facebook. 161 Main Street, Amagansett,
Boneyard Bash at B. Smith’s
Bay Street Theatre and B. Smith’s Restaurant host their annual Halloween party on October 26, and this year the theme is Boneyard Bash. The fun begins at 8 p.m. with a cash bar and music by DJ Karin Ward. The winner for best costume will receive $500. Tickets are $30, cash only, at the door. All proceeds benefit Bay Street Theatre. For more information, visit baystreet.org or call the box office at 631-725-9500. Long Wharf, Sag Harbor
Suffolk Theater Inaugural Halloween & Masquerade Party
Go to the beautiful Suffolk Theater for their first Halloween & Masquerade Party on October 26 beginning at 8 p.m. Costumes and reservations are highly recommended. Enjoy the “Bewitching Hour” from 8 to 9 p.m. with half-price wine, beer, specialty cocktails and appetizers, and stick around for music, dancing, contests and giveaways all night long. An a la carte menu will be available throughout the evening. Admission is $20 in advance, or $25 at the door. For more information, go to suffolktheater.com. 118 East Main Street, Riverhead
Old Mill Inn’s Halloween Par-tay with The Buzzards
Mattituck’s Old Mill Inn celebrates its closing weekend with its annual Halloween party. Rockabilly band The Buzzards perform at 9 p.m. There will be dancing, moonwalking, contests, Boo-Bingo and a cash prize for the best costume. RSVP on Facebook. 5775 West Mill Rd, Mattituck.
Thursday, October 31
Publick House Halloween Costume Party
On Halloween night, Southampton Publick House hosts a costume party starting at 9 p.m. WEHM’s Anthony hosts and DJ Dory spins. Best Costume will be awarded at midnight. $500 for first, $300 for second and $150 for third place. The night includes drink and draft specials. There is a $10 cover charge at the door. RSVP on Facebook. 40 Bowden Square, Southampton
East Hampton’s Rowdy Hall hosts its annual Rowdyween party on Halloween night from 8 p.m. to midnight. Admission is $30, with includes the first drink. There will be hors d’oeuvres, drink specials, $5 drafts and $5 well drinks. DJ Tone Tigga spins. Rowdy Hall says come in costume or don’t come at all. Purchase tickets at eventbrite. RSVP on Facebook. 10 Main Street, East Hampton
Halloween Party Raffa Show at Page
Raffa Show and DJ Johnny provide the entertainment at Page at 63 Main’s party on Halloween night. The fun begins at 10 p.m. Expect raffles, prizes and a cash bar. Call Danny at 631-294-2991 or Debbie at 516-607-6727 for more information. 63 Main Street, Sag Harbor
Friday, November 1
Blackwells Halloween Bash
Blackwells at Great Rock hosts its Halloween Bash and costume contest November 1 starting at 8 p.m. Prizes are $200 for first, $100 for second and $50 for third. Everyone in costume receives half-off all drinks from 8 p.m. until midnight. Music and dancing by The A List. 141 Fairway Drive, Wading River
Saturday, November 2
WPPB Harvest Costume Ball & Art Auction
Join Peconic Public Broadcasting 88.3 FM personalities Bonnie Grice, Brian Cosgrove and Ed German for a festive evening and art auction at The South Street Gallery on November 2. Costumes from masks to period dress are encouraged. There will be light fare by Noah’s, wine by Lieb cellars and a DJ. Tickets, available at 883wppb.org, are $50 per person. 18 South Street, Greenport.