Boston is up to all sorts of spooky fun this Halloween. There’s a comedy show, pet parade, masquerade cruise and more. Check out the festivities and pick your favorites from our list of the spookiest and most fun Halloween parties in Boston.
Titanic Masquerade – Pier Pressure Boston Halloween Party
This Halloween cruise is themed as a haunted Titanic. With four decks, a dance floor, two live DJs, food and more, this three-hour cruise is going to be quite the extravaganza. Wear a costume and a mask! VIP tickets available. This event is 21+ only.
Spirit of Boston. 200 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, MA. (617) 993-6444
Hard Rock Boston Halloween Thriller
For the third time, Hard Rock is throwing a Halloween party at Faneuil Hall—known as the Halloween Thriller. There will be a live DJ all night, plenty of crazy costumes and lots of great food and Halloween-themed drinks. Get your tickets online. Saturday, October 28. Doors open at 9 pm. 21+ only.
Hard Rock Boston. 23 Clinton St., Boston, MA. (888) 998-6609
Laughing in the Dark
For a good mixture of comedy and spookiness, head to Improv Boston’s Halloween show, “Laughing in the Dark.” The three shows will feature the most hilarious folks Boston has to offer. View dates and times here.
Improv Boston. 40 Prospect St, Cambridge, MA. (617) 576-1253
Great Pumpkin Fest
The Great Pumpkin Fest is returning to Boston for its 10th anniversary this year. Enjoy a day, in three sessions, featuring pumpkin beer put on by the Cambridge Brewing Company. And wear a costume! The event takes place on Saturday, October 28.
Cambridge Brewing Co. 1 Kendall Square, Bldg 100, Cambridge, MA. (617) 494-1994
Halloween Pet Parade
Head to Faneuil Hall to see the pets of Boston dressed up for the holiday. Contestants will parade down a red carpet before judges, who will award prizes in three categories: Best of Show, Best Owner & Pet Combo, Best Local Representation and Most Creative. The event takes place on Saturday, October 28. 12 pm.
Halloween Pet Parade. 4 South Market Building, Boston, MA 02109