Halloween events in Sydney

From ghoulish city take-overs to scary screenings and thrilling dance parties
Group of Halloween dressed people.
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Get your freak on in the lead up to Halloween and on the big All Hallow's Eve itself with these unnerving parties and milder spook-fest events in Sydney. If that's not scary enough, book in for a terrifying ghost tour around town. Make sure you look the part with our round-up of the best costume shops

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Halloween events in Sydney

Bobbie-Jean Henning as Virginia at A Midnight Visit
Photograph: Supplied/Anna Kucera
Theatre, Performance art

A Midnight Visit

icon-location-pin A Midnight Visit warehouse, St Peters

At first glance, the building – an old business furniture showroom situated between a rubbish-truck rental and a hipster coffee shop on the outskirts of Newtown – seems an unlikely place for a show. But when you step inside, hand over your valuables and sign a safety waiver, it’s clear that A Midnight Visit is no ordinary Halloween theatre event.

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Plan the ultimate All Hallow's Eve

Two people standing up against a brick wall wearing skeleton hal
Photograph: Daniel Boud
Things to do, Markets

Halloween in Sydney

Prepare for Halloween with our list of the best fancy dress shops in Sydney, spooky goings on around town, Halloween parties and club nights and ghost tours.