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Halloween in Palm Springs 2023

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Halloween in Palm Springs is a captivating experience that combines this desert oasis’s charm with the holiday’s thrilling excitement. From eye-catching decorations to thrilling events and haunted attractions, there’s no shortage of spine-tingling entertainment in this vibrant neighborhood. So, grab your costume, immerse yourself in the Halloween spirit, and prepare for an unforgettable adventure this All Hallows’ Eve.

Echoes at Oscar’s – Friday & Saturday, Oct. 13 – 28

Join TikTok and YouTube sensation Andre Armenante as he unveils “Echoes at Oscar’s” an immersive special effects seance that will send shivers down your spine. For the first time ever, this captivating show is open to the public. Step into a world where murder, mystery, suspense, and the supernatural collide, creating an unforgettable and unique experience that will leave you breathless. Prepare to be amazed as Andre masterfully blends storytelling and live special effects to transport you to another realm. Three shows per evening.  5:30, 7, & 9 pm. Tickets  Call 760-325-1188 for details.

Echoes At Oscars

Hocus Pocus Drag Brunch – Oct 21 & 28

Join host Epiphany Kali for a fun Hocus Pocus Drag Brunch at Reforma Palm Springs. Come to the cauldron and pay tribute to the Sanderson sisters. 11 am – 1:30 pm. 21+ Tickets

Haunted House & Interactive Art Installation – Oct. 21

Curator Andrew Barsoum brings his collective of artists, Bloody Gums, to the Saguaro Palm Springs Hotel for an evening event with large-scale, interactive multimedia installations. Halloween inspires it with a haunted house installation by artist Albert Reyes. In addition to the art, musical performances and a night market featuring local craft vendors are scheduled. 7 pm – late.


Drew Sebastian’s Halloween Spooktacular – Oct. 25

Drew Sebastian’s hosting a Halloween cabaret! Darkness falls across the land. The midnight hour is close at hand. Creatures crawl in search of blood. To terrorize y’alls neighborhood! Come enjoy spooky fun with your favorite ghouls and gals. Reforma Palm Springs. Seating for dinner after 6 pm with a show at 7 pm.
Reforma Halloween show

Gasolina Halloween Party – Oct. 27

Expect lots of dancing, great drinks, fantastic DJs, and one of the best sound systems in the valley.  Reforma Palm Springs. 9 pm – 2 am.  21+  Tickets

Reforma Halloween Party

The Velvet Rope Hotel Halloween Party – Oct. 27

This is taking place at the new Velvet Rope Hotel and is a benefit for the Palm Springs Animal Shelter. Come dance the night away to DJ Tina Turntables playing the hottest dance music. And for your sexy entertainment get ready for one of the best drag performers in the business, Mayham Miller! Hosted by David Rios. 120 W. Vereda Sur Street. 7 – 10 pm.  Tickets

Halloween with Deven Green & Handsome Ned – Oct. 28

Deven Green & Handsome Ned play super fun Halloween songs in the retro lounge upstairs at Wilma & Frieda. Seating at 6 pm. The show begins at 7 pm. Email levi@wilmafrieda.com for reservations.

Halloween show

Halloween Chili Cook-Off & Car Show – Oct. 28

Be a part of the fun at Palm Springs Air Museum’s 14th annual Chili Cook-Off and Car Show. Burn rubber over to see some awesome rides and taste various chili offerings from the Museum volunteers’ secret recipes. It will be a ghoulish feast for the eyes and the tummy. This Halloween in Palm Springs 2023 event is 10 am – 5 pm.

palm springs air museum halloween chili car show

Siobhan’s Vixen 80s Halloween Show – Oct. 28

The V Wine Lounge and Martini Bar pays homage to 1980’s slasher movies. Our Vixens find themselves stranded in a cabin in the woods. Hunted by a deranged serial killer. Will they survive or will they be totally killed? Come and guess who will be the final girl. 8 pm  Tickets

Wine Tasting – Which Wine is Witch – Oct. 28

Come out for Bouschet on Saturday for their Halloween wine tasting event. Wine tasting includes tasting notes, paired food and discounted wine purchases. 4 – 5:30 pm. Get Tickets

Bouschet Halloween

Halloween in Arenas District – October 29

The vibrant Arenas District comes alive with a bewitching atmosphere during Halloween in Palm Springs 2023. This trendy neighborhood sets the stage for an unforgettable Halloween experience. Whether you’re a fan of spine-chilling thrills or family-friendly fun, the Arenas District has something to offer everyone during Halloween. Join the fabulous Bella da Ball as the official MC and spin to the tunes of DJ Mod Girl and DJ Galaxy. 4 – 10 pm.

Halloween On Arenas

Entertainment Line-Up on Arenas Road

The Pussycat Doll’s Carmit: During her time with the Pussycat Dolls, Carmit contributed to the group’s iconic hits such as “Don’t Cha,” “Buttons,” and “When I Grow Up.” Known for her powerful vocals and energetic stage presence, she became a fan favorite and helped establish the Pussycat Dolls as one of the leading girl groups of the 2000s.

Luciana: Some of her notable tracks include “I Like That” with Richard Vission, “We Own the Night” with Tiësto, and “Arcadia” with Hardwell and Joey Dale.

David Hernandez: From American Idol and Naked Men Singing.

Jesika Von Rabbit: A mesmerizing singer known for her unique blend of electronic-pop and desert rock vibes. Her captivating stage presence and innovative sound have earned her a dedicated following in the music industry.

A Cabbello: Comprised of 16 uniquely talented local male singers

Devon Franco & The Men of Cybersocket.com: Devon Franco has been nominated for and even won awards at the Cybersocket Web Awards, showcasing his talent and popularity within the industry.

Alexander Rodriguez: His show “On The Rocks” features a diverse range of guests, including actors, musicians, and other notable personalities from various industries.

Arenas District Halloween Costume Contest

Every year Halloween in Arenas District hosts the most fun costume contest you’ll ever see. If you would like to enter, registration is 6:30 – 7:45 pm. Then the fun begins at 8 pm.

Halloween On Arenas

Free admission with a suggested donation of $10 to benefit local LBGTQ charities including  Greater Palm Springs Pride, Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus, DAP Health and LGBTQ Community Center of the Desert.

PS Underground Presents: BITE – killer prom

October 27, 28, & 29.

Pull out your dresses, heels, boutonnieres, and tuxedos, and prepare for the spookiest night of the year; the 10th installment of our annual Vampire extravaganza. This boozy dinner show will is sure to satisfy those hunger pains.  Buy Tickets

Bite Dinner

Dia de los Muertos Celebration – Oct 29

Join the Palm Springs Art Museum in their annual Día de los Muertos celebration! The theme this year is Recuerdos (Memories). Experience ofrendas, performances, music, storytelling, and remember family and community members who have departed. Attendance is free, advance registration recommended.

Activities include:

  • Children’s Corner. Children will hear stories about Día de los Muertos led by Esperanza Mendez, community leader and storyteller. This space is designed for families to relax and find a quiet space in the midst of all the lively activities.
  • Still Life Painting Workshop led by Clara Nieblas, a 2022 Outburst Project Resident Artist at Palm Springs Art Museum
  • Outdoor Mercado. This open-air market includes vendors from across the Coachella Valley; attendees will find ceramics, candles, jewelry, art and clothing.
  • Concert: The Mexican Standoff will play in the Annenberg Theater.
  • Food and Beverages will be available for purchase from Little Livs, Café Empatia, Citlali Tamales, and Cool Cactus Candies.

And much more including face painting, photo and video booths, and drop-in activities!

Die de los Muertos at Art Museum

Sam Irvin’s Scary Halloween Book Reading and Signing – Oct. 29

Sam Irvin has directed over 50 films and TV shows, Elvira’s Haunted Hills, Oblivion, Guilty As Charged, and Dante’s Cove.  He waqs co-executive producer of the Academy Award winning Gods And Monsters.  He will be joined by other legendary screenwriters and directors of the horror genre. Just Fabulous. 2 pm.

Halloween Party at Quadz – Oct. 31

Halloween Party and costume contest with hostess Aunt Lyla.


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