Halloween parties this weekend

Don’t miss the many Halloween parties happening in the Sioux Falls area this weekend! What are you going to dress up as, hmmm? 

After the Zombie Walk and Halloween Parade along Phillips Avenue, Vishnu Bunny Tattoo and Skelly’s Pub will have live music that begins at 7 p.m. The bands Wumpus, Sewer Rats, We Live in Sod Houses and Cowboy Indian Bear will perform at Skelly’s, and Infaux, Ghost Man Revival, Big Red Rawkit Riot, Los Lobos Locos and Rumble Seat Riot will play at Vishnu.

Icon Lounge downtown will host a Halloween party in their Event Hall on Saturday, which will be decorated like a haunted house! Beginning at 6:30 p.m., enjoy drink specials, free Jell-O shots, Halloween candy and live music by Ben Kirby Music. At 7:30 p.m., judge local business owners in Halloween costumes!

Latitude 44 on Eighth Street invites you to wear Halloween costumes while coming by to enjoy live music this weekend. Condor with Mind Machine will play Friday and the band Charlie Siren with Lucas with a K, Attention, Whore and Fluid Karma will play Saturday.

Club David will host a Halloween Costume Party on Saturday with live music by DJ Daugenix. On Wednesday, they will host a Halloween Fetish Costume Party, with games and prizes.

Join the costume contest at Woody’s Pub on 26th and Marion on Friday. Their Halloween Bash will award prizes at midnight for best individual, couple and group. It’s also Ladies Night!

The third annual Halloween Bash will be held at 18th Amendment on Saturday. A live DJ will begin at 9 p.m., and a costume contest will take place at 11:30. Enjoy drink specials all night!

The VFW will host its third annual Great Funkin’ Halloween Show on Saturday. Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and the night will feature live music by Sol Fredo at 8 p.m., The Fortuitous at 9:15, Soap at 10:45 and Positive Vibrations at midnight. Tickets are $7, and there’ll be a costume contest and prizes throughout the night!

Night Raiders will perform during a Halloween Party at Moose Lodge on Saturday, 1926 W. Burnside St. The party will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight, and tickets are $5.

For Halloween, Rookies Sports Bar and Theater on Louise Avenue will offer giveaways, a costume contest, drink specials and live music on Saturday.

kRav’N will host a Halloween Costume Contest and Crazyland Carnival on Saturday night, featuring games, prizes and live DJ beginning at 9 p.m. A $200 prize will be given away for the scariest and sexiest carnie.

The Phoenix Lounge in Harrisburg will host a Monsters Ball on Saturday night, featuring a CD release show with Black Mask Armada & Presedential MC’s. Guests Bigg Dirrty, Pair-A-Doxx, Red vs Green and DJ Tureign also will perform. Prizes will be given out for the best costume. The music begins at 9 p.m., and tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door. Call 338-2489.

In Brandon, the band DNR will play during a Halloween Party at Tailgators Sports Bar on Splitrock Boulevard. The show begins at 9 p.m. and features a costume contest and drink specials.

Want to celebrate Halloween with a little college tradition? South Dakota State University will host the 100th anniversary of Hobo Days on Saturday. The football game begins at 2 p.m. against Youngstown State.