Halloween will be here before you know it – which means 2020 is getting closer to being over!! It also means you will be seeing a lot of costumes, parties, live music, DJ’s, and haunted houses! I will put a list together today to help you prepare for Halloween this year. It will actually be on a Saturday this year – there will be a full moon – oh and it will be daylights savings time, which means bars will be open an extra hour! I will be adding to the list when I come across more! Here is what I have found so far:

Wileys will be having their costume contest / Halloween Party with DJ Noyes from Pinnacle Productions. The party starts at 9 pm. There isn’t much for details on this yet – but like most events, more will be known soon!

There will be a Ghoul-ing Pianos with DUELING DUO at the Associates & Co. bar. A bone-chilling evening at Ass’ociates & Co. Sioux Falls’ own DUELING DUO will be taking your requests. Doors will open to guests at 6:30pm for Dinner and drinks. Sales end on Oct 29 at 8:30 PM. $50 a ticket. The event starts at 8:30 pm on the 31st.

Twisted Nightmare Haunted House at 8th & Railroad. This event will start at 7 pm. Tickets will be $12 at the door or $10 with a canned food donation for Feeding South Dakota. This will be Downtown Sioux Falls at 8th & Railroad.
– Masks required for all guests inside the haunted house!
– Moving floors, fog, loud sounds and strobe lights are in use.
– Kids under 12 must have a parent/guardian.
– Do not touch the actors or props and they will not touch you.
– No smoking, vaping, alcohol, food or drinks.
– No pictures or video inside the haunted house.
– We do guided tours of 4-6 people. If your group is larger we will try to accommodate or split you up depending on how many you bring.
– We use the entire building to scare you, so most of our line is outside. Dress for the weather!

The District Halloween will be having a Costume Party once again! There will be no cover charge for this event. Hosted by ZEØ of DJ SieffStyle Entertainment. Doors Open at 8 pm | 21+ High Energy Open Format DJ and Light Show stage production you expect at The District.

Terror 29 Haunted House is open Thurs, Fri and Saturday’s in October! Face Masks are required and cleaning of high touch surfaces happen between every group. This year experience the haunted attraction in 3D! 3D glasses are included with your ticket purchase and halfway through the haunt you’re asked to put them on (if you’d like). Experience monsters jumping off the walls and clowns lurking around any corner. We are also offering a virtual walkthrough of the haunt on Wednesday nights at 8PM CST. Whether you come in person or watch online we are spooky excited to bring the TERROR this haunt season! Tickets are on sale now at Terror29.com  – for Halloween, their hours will be from 7 pm – 11 pm.

Conquer Escape Rooms will have South Dakota’s Scariest Escape Room! South Dakota’s Premier Escape Rooms Presents: Recon: The Final Hour – LIVE ZOMBIE ESCAPE ROOM –
*Located Just 5 minutes South of 57th & Cliff Ave. Admission tickets must be purchased in advance, the cost is $31.99 per person plus tax. You must reserve your reservation ahead of time, they will book up fast so give us a call at (605)498-1540 or book online at www.conquerescaperooms.com

Masquerave – A Halloween Bash will be going on at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. Join us if you dare! A wicked good time for everyone at the Masquerave- Halloween Bash. DJ Chris Hintz will be mixing it up with all your favorties and specialty themed cocktails. Costumes are required and must be 21 and over. Cash prizes for: Best Male costume, Best Female costume, and Best Couple/Group costume. This event will run from 9 pm – 1 am.

General Admission: $13.00 / $18.00 Day of Event
VIP Ticket: $35.00 (includes access to complimentary appetizers from 9:30pm- 11pm)
VIP Play and Stay: $250.00
VIP Stay and Play Package: Package includes: (2) VIP Tickets, Room at Sheraton for night of event, Breakfast for (2) at Sheraton the following morning.

Face coverings are encouraged

Great Shots will be hosting a Birdies, Brews & Boos event. They will be doing a costume contest. Adults, Groups, or Themed; all entries are eligible! Winner will get:

• 1st Place – $500 cash
• 2nd Place – $300 cash
• 3rd Place – $200 cash

Live DJ from Pinnacle Productions from 7 PM to 12 AM. Costume party winners selected at 10PM.


Double Ds Saloon in Brandon will be hosting a Halloween Hoedown! THE BULL IS BACK! The 2nd Annual Halloween Hoedown will begin at 8 pm, Saturday, October 31st!!! The night will include a costume contest, DJ/karaoke, prizes, drink specials, THE BULL (9-12) and so much more! Start planning your costume NOW and mark your calendar for a night of fun!

Halloween at O’Toole’s Bar in Tea with Suzie B 3! The band will start at 9 pm and will go until midnight!

Blue 42 in Hartford will be having a Halloween party / costume contest! Join us for the 2020 Blue 42 Halloween Party! DJ Logan will be rocking the Music and karaoke from 8:00 pm to Close. Costume Contest with over $500 in Cash and Prizes, Door Prize Drawings, Cheap Drinks & Food Specials. Free Shuttle from Midnight to Close

Costume Contest:
– Best Male Costume
– Best Female Costume
– Best Group / Couple

** Sign up from 10pm to 11:30 pm – Winners announced at Midnight

The South Bar in Hartford will be having a Halloween Scavenger Hunt and Costume Contest. Night 2 of our Halloween weekend celebration will include a zombie themed party. We are also teaming up with Buffalo Ridge Brewery and the Dugout for a scavenger hunt contest. Be sure to pick up your cards and complete the tasks to be eligible for a drawing to include gift cards and swag from each location. Night 1 of their celebration will be a Halloween Eve Karaoke and Costume contest.

If you want to venture out even further – the Canton Barn will be having a Halloween Party as well! Who doesn’t like to dress up for Halloween? Join us for a fun night of dancing & drinking! Duel Purpose, the areas premier dueling piano show, will be tickling the ivory from 8 to 11pm. Dress up in your most creative costumes for a chance to win prizes.
21+ show

Kid Friendly event – Stop by the Halloween Festival for mask decorating, a costume parade, vendor booths, delicious seasonal snacks at onsite Leonardo’s Cafe and a visit from mascot, Radley Rex. In addition to free activities in the first floor lobby, several paid opportunities are available including Haunted Galleries int he Visual Arts Center, spooky tours of the Catacombs, a performance of Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Orpheum Theater and much more!

Haunted Corn Maze. Great fun for all! Some say these grounds are the scariest place on earth. Are you up to the challenge? Navigate through this 11 acre corn maze in the design of the giraffe. With maze map and questions, find checkpoints containing the answers. Find hidden checkpoint for free treat. Bring flashlights. Concessions and restrooms are available. 7.5 foot paths for social distancing. 6 pm to 9:30 pm.   Last person enters at closing times. Grounds close 1 hour after closing times. All hours are weather permitting. Cash or check only. No credit cards. No group discounts for haunted maze.

Club David will be having a Halloween Party / Costume Contest starting at 9pm. Costume Contest will be at Midnight

Buffalo Ridge Brewing Project in Hartford will be having a full day of Halloween fun planned!

– Pit Rescue Meet & Greet 2-4pm
– Kids Trick or Treating 4-8pm
– Beer Specials ALL DAY!
– Zombie Crawl Scavenger Hunt & Live Music w/ Yuya Mix

Dress up for the ghastly night life in Downtown Hartford. We’ve teamed up with The South Bar and the Dugout Bar & Grill for a wickedly fun scavenger hunt contest. Pick up your cards at any location and complete the tasks to be eligible for a drawing to include gift cards and swag from each location.
From 6-9pm enjoy our live music with special guest Yuya Mix, a one-man band out of Vermillion, SD providing a modern folk vibe featuring his ukulele/guitar combo with a suitcase drum and tambourine

Books n Brewz Pizzeria LLC will be having a Roaring 20s Halloween Event! Roaring 20s themed party. Come dressed in your best roaring 20s costumes. Reserve a table or just come hang out. Live Music and Amazing Pizza! Come Party with Us!

Red Rock Bar & Grill in Rowena will be having an 80’s Night Halloween party! They will have Kback Rock Radios DJ Crazy Frank coming for a night of FUN!
Grab your best 80s outfits and come relive your favorite era! all the best 80s beats. They will have prizes and Gift cards for Best Dressed! Best dressed couple! Best Dressed Group!

The Nickel Spot will be having their 10th Annual Halloween Bash with live music by Driven! Halloween, Driven & The Nickel Spot are doing it again.
so get your scary masks and let party! Party starts at 9 pm!

Bin 201/Stogeez will be having an 80s Halloween Party! Put on your 80’s gear and get down to Bin 201/Stogeez on Halloween Night! We will have drink specials all evening along with “Best Dressed” prizes hourly. Elisabeth Hunstad & Micah Wetzel will be performing some great tunes and we can’t wait for you to check out our 80’s decor. See you there! (No Cover) 8 pm start time!

The Thirsty Duck with be having a Halloween Party with live music from The Rude Band! Costume Contest! Prizes at Midnight!

Tommyjacks will be having their Halloween Party, BOOS AND BOOGIE with DJ Relic! Its that time of year again! Save the night for our very own little HALLOWEEN HOOTENANNY and COSTUME CONTEST! We’ve got your favorite dj booked to boogie in costumes all night long with Dj Relic! He starts spinning at 9pm!