10 of the best club nights in London this Halloween
- Arusa Qureshi
- 10 October 2017
Highlights include parties courtesy of Drumcode, Superstition and Krankbrother
Halloween can be a pretty huge deal on the clubbing calendar, with themed raves, parties and special events organised annually to celebrate the gruesome, creepy and all round terrifying. It may fall on a Tuesday this year but fear not, there are still plenty of nights to enjoy over the weekend. We round up some of the best (and spookiest) club nights taking place across the capital this Halloween.
Fabriclive: Halloween Special
Pendulum make their return for a night of drum and bass at Fabriclive, taking over Room One with Shogun Audio boss Friction, Ed Rush & Optical, 1991 and Skankandbass. Meanwhile, Soul in Motion host Room Two, with Fabio headlining the bill.
Fabric, Fri 27 Oct, 11pm–7am
Hot Chip Halloween
Hot Chip head to the main room of Peckham's Bussey Building for a Halloween takeover, with sets from Joe Goddard, Alexis Taylor, Owen Clarke and Felix Martin taking place through to the wee hours of Saturday morning.
CLF Art Cafe, Fri 27 Oct, 10pm–5am
Halloween Wrong Meeting
Legendary selectors Andrew Weatherall and Ivan Smagghe join forces once again for a special Halloween edition of Wrong Meeting, courtesy of Random Note and Spun Out.
Bloc, Fri 27 Oct, 11pm–6am
Welcome to the Laserdome: A Halloween Phenomenon
An audio-visual extravaganza with the futuristic sounds of Space Dimension Controller, Paranoid London, residents Krywald & Farrer and Ceri, with support from London DJ duo Jive Talk. Expect an immersive Halloween laser show, a retro-reflective dresscode and some truly intergalactic dancing.
Mangle E8, Fri 27 Oct, 10pm–6am
Veteran producer Tobias is joined by Berlin trio FJAAK, New York DJ Aurora Halal and Belgium's Kr!z for one of Village Underground's popular Friday club nights, Superstition.
Village Underground, Fri 27 Oct, 10pm–6am
Adam Beyer's Drumcode returns to Tobacco Dock for its fourth consecutive year with a techno-heavy lineup consisting of Maya Jane Coles, Alan Fitzpatrick, Dense & Pika, Matador, Layton Giordani, Levon Vincent and lots more.
Tobacco Dock, Sat 28 Oct, 12pm–10.30pm
Official Garage Halloween Rave
A night of UKG with some of Europe's finest DJs and MCs including DJ Luck & MC Neat, The Artful Dodger, Romeo, Lisa Maffia & Dan Da Man, Lawrence Anthony and more, with many names still to be announced.
Building Six, Sat 28 Oct, 10pm–4am
Secretsundaze Club Kids Halloween Party
Dress like one of the Club Kids of late 80s New York at Secretsundaze Halloween bash with Berlin's Palms Trax topping the bill alongside DJ Slyngshot and London's own Wes Baggaley.
Oval Space, Sat 28 Oct, 10pm–6am
Head to Studio Spaces for krankbrother's annual Halloween shindig which features a cracking lineup for 2017 including Anthony Parasole, B.Traits, Efdemin, Levon Vincent and Martyn.
Studio Spaces, Sat 28 Oct, 10pm–5am
The Ministry of Sound Halloween Rave
One of the capital's biggest Halloween parties, MoS is set to be a gruesome affair with synchronised murder visuals, bleeding LED walls, zombie dancers and much more along with 10 DJs playing a mix of house, hip hop, disco, techno and grime in four different arenas.
Ministry of Sound, Tue 31 Oct, 10pm–5am