Halloween in Lisbon: What to Do and Where to Go in 2016

See what’s happening this year at Halloween in Lisboa 2017: One Hell of a Night to Party.

Or read on to see what went on last year below.

Halloween may be an imported holiday, but Lisbon’s gearing up for the celebration like pros all the same. Campuses and venues are planning cool themed parties and costumes are becoming obligatory. Atlas has you covered on where to find your ghoulish garb and we have filled our events page for a proper guide to doing Halloween right in Lisbon. Trick or treat, Lisboetas!

Oct. 27

Once Upon a Time Halloween Party
Where: Kings and Queens Club, Docas
When: 23h – 5h
How Much: 8€ before 1h and 10€ after
Dress Code: Elegant Masquerade
Entry price includes one mixed drink or two shots. First prize for best costume is 100€.

Egas Halloween Party
Where: Campus Universitário
When: 22h – 4h
How Much: Free – 5€
Free with student card or 5€ otherwise, but that gets you a free beer. Masquerade contest for prizes. Free shot with costume. “When the sun sets and the moon appears, the party starts.”

AEESTeSL Halloween Party
Where: ESTSL
When: 23h – 5h
How Much: 5€
The AEESTeSL has prepared for you the scariest party of the year: Low prices, masks, contests, and more. Start thinking on your costume because the best mask wins a bottle of vodka. “More surprises to come!” Wristbands are available at the image store AEESTeSL.

Oct 29 – 31

Chimera Brewpub Halloween Party
Where: Chimera Brewpub
When: 17h – 1h
How Much: Free
Dress Code: Creepy Pop Star
“Halloween party with good music and the best beers. Come watch the concert and enjoy our specialties: New York deli sandwiches. We’ll open the tunnel doors to a musical experience! The concert starts at 9pm performed by Dani Californi and Verena, Raquel Nicoletti and Adam Heller. Yes, us, your lovely servants, will leave the taps and be part of the band. Handcrafted beer, good food, fun, good music and tricks!”

Theatro Clube Two-Day Halloween Party
Where: Theater Club, Cacém
When: Oct. 29 and 30, 22h
How Much: 10€
“This year, the Terror is two brutal nights of great animation as per tradition. Special decor, Theatre Group, Fire show, Face Paint, and other terrors. Advance purchase for two days includes four drinks: juice/beer or two mixed drinks. Tickets are available at: Theatro Club, Calimero-Café, Papelaria do intermaché do Cacem, Pãozinho do Bairro, Nosso Café, Café Miminho do Eureka, Burger and Company, Aromas de Mira-Sintra, Café Farinha, Coop 2 Mira-Sintra e Café Moulin Rouge.”

Halloween Nights at the Medieval Pub
Where: Pub Medieval Casa do Fauno, Sintra
When: 29 – 31 of October, 19h – 2h
How Much: FREE
Wanna dress like a wench this year? A knight? Come check out the “Samhain” specialties and on the 31st at 22h30, live medieval music with CORNALUSA. The party lasts for three nights, so if you’re out and about in Sintra looking medieval, it’s worth a shot! (Or two.)

Oct 31 (Halloween)

Fiesta de los Muertos
Where: Fabrica Braço de Prata
When: 20h – 4h
How Much: 5€
Dress Code: Day of the Dead
“Party incognito at an old book store. There will be Mexican food, tequila happy hour(s), and a party with live music by Los Kalaveros with Victor Zamora and Diego el Gavi, and DJ Ra.”

Noche de los Muertos
Where: Club Noir Lisboa
When: 23h – 5h
How Much: 6€
Alternative 80s, post-punk, new wave, and synth with host Apátrida + VLord (Guest). Why not give it a go with the face paint this year? You’ll get two free beers/juices or one mixed drink with the price of admission. The decoration will be in the style of  “The Night of the Dead” by My name is MUER†E.

Lisboa Halloween Parade
Where: Av. Guerra Junqueiro, Praça de Londres & Av. de Roma
When: 21h – 23h30
How Much: FREE
“Witches, vampires, ghosts or werewolves, it’s a parade of ghouls, so put your mask (or don’t if you look ghoulish enough) and celebrate!” The best costumes will win prizes in various categories. Kid-friendly. Free to participate or watch, or both.

The Apocalypse Party
Where: Stairway Club, Cascais
When: 23h – 6h
How Much: 5€
“To celebrate whatever is good about America, we will prepare a party with a beautiful decoration, beautiful sound, and BOO …. some scares!” Price of entry includes a shot or soft drink.

Trash Circus 669 Show: The Torture Terror Cult
Where: EKA Palace
When: 22h – 6h
How Much: 6€
“Despised subjects of Darkness and the world of the dead; Nymphomaniacs, witches, vampires both active and retired, Zombies uninhibited, horny ghosts and space creatures, we invite you WORMS, the underworld of this society, to come out of your hole and come delight in the blood of the living!” Must be over 18. Concerts, movies, games, and shows meant to awaken both desire and terror. Price of entry includes one drink.

Halloween Lisbon Festival / LX Music
Where: FIL – Sala Multiusos
When: 22h – 8h30
How Much: 10€ – 20€
“Something wicked this way comes, on hallow’s eve when the clock strikes twelve, demons, witches and wretched things come out to play. The creatures of the night will fill the air with the sounds of torment and unleash a spell upon those who dare venture into their wicked domain.” Flea Market / Art Installations / Cinema / Street Food, Live Music: Ø [Phase] (UK), Etapp Kyle (Ukraine), Antigone (France), Steve Menta LIVE! (Portugal), Midinoize (Portugal), V i L (Portugal)

Therapy Sessions: Halloween
Where: Lisboa ao Vivo
When: 23h – 7h
How Much: 16€
“Yellow-Stripe and Kalimodjo are pleased to announce another Therapy Sessions Halloween, a new space, and ideal conditions for a night of this size. It’s a Drum and Bass event and we are sure that everyone will be delighted.” British, Dutch, American, and Portuguese DJs come and show us what they’ve got.

O’Gilin’s Annual Halloween Bash
Where: O’Gilin’s Irish Pub
When: 22h – 2h
How Much: FREE
The annual event is back: Free entry, hot costumes, cool prizes, good people. Relax with a pint this Halloween with a friendly crowd and live music.

September 25, 2017, UPDATE: We’ll be doing comprehensive coverage of all the Halloween goings-on as we get closer to October 31. Sign up for our newsletter to get the information first!

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