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Halloween is right around the corner and Denver offers some great Halloween parties this year. Whether you are looking for DJs, live bands, dancing or something low key, Denver has some great options. Several Halloween parties are taking place at hotels around town so you can also book a room to make sure your Halloween party stays safe. Below are a few options for fun Halloween parties in Denver.

ColoWeen – “Dark Ages”
DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton
83 E. 120th Ave.
Thornton, CO 80233
(303) 920-8000

Date: October 27
Price: Early Bird General Admission – $39, Early Bird VIP – $59,

The DoubleTree Hotel in Thornton, previously the Castle Hotel, will host the themed Halloween party “Dark Ages” on October 27. One of the great things about Halloween parties in a hotel is that you can reserve a room so you don’t have to worry about a sober ride home or catching a cab. The party will take over the entire hotel with spooky Halloween décor, fog and more. Some of Colorado’s top DJs will perform. Be sure to wear a great costume so you have a chance to win the costume contest.

ColoWeen – “Illuminati”
Parkside Mansion
1859 York St.
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 825-4545

Date: October 27
Price: Early Bird Open Bar Admission – $89

The Parkside Mansion will host the themed Halloween party “Illuminati” on October 27. There will be “six all-inclusive open bars with premium wine and spirits,” as well as late-night hors d’oeuvres included with your paid ticket. The hotel has multiple levels that will each be decorated in the festive spirit with Halloween décor. Official Denver Nuggets DJ Bedz will be performing, as well as one of Denver’s favorites, DJ Skeet. Entertainment will also include Denver Orchestra electro-violinist Maestro Hughes. This is Denver’s most elite Halloween celebration.

ColoWeen – “Hollywood Undead”
The Jet Hotel
1612 Wazee St.
Denver, CO 80202
(303) 572-3300

Date: October 27
Price: General Admission (access to upstairs and downstairs) – $20, $499 Bottle Service Package (DEPOSIT ONLY) – $150, $599 (Queen or King) Hotel Room, 6 Ultra VIP Tickets includes Free Drinks 9-Midnight – $599

The Jet Hotel will host the themed Halloween party “Hollywood Undead” on October 27. The hotel will provide impressive Halloween décor with even the staff fully embracing the “Hollywood Undead” theme. Colorado’s top DJs will perform including DJ Ty Tek, Stage Incident, H*Wood and Kid Vegas. This party is “a tribute to the great American icons that have passed before their time.” Be sure to book a room for this night so there is no need to worry about drinking and driving.

Star Bar – Mid-Life Crisis Band
2137 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80202
(720) 328-2420

Date: October 27
Price: $15 or under

If you are looking for a more laid-back atmosphere, Star Bar is the place to be. This popular hangout is one of Denver’s oldest bars that opened in 1959. Denver’s own classic rock band, Mid-Life Crisis, will be performing on Halloween night with some of the greatest hits from the ’70s and ‘80s. For some alternative Halloween fun with friends, great classic rock and awesome drinks, make sure you stop in at the Star Bar.

4th Annual Haunted Hotel Party
Hyatt Regency Tech Center
7800 E. Tufts Ave.
Denver, CO 80237
(303) 779-1234

Date: October 27
Price: General Admission – $39, VIP – $69, Table Reservation – $100, Cabana – $349

The 4th Annual Hotel Party will take place at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center, so if you choose this popular Halloween party, be sure to book a hotel room for the night. It will be a complete takeover of the hotel with 3,000 costumed guests. Denver’s artists will create spooky living art exhibits and a band and DJs will set the right party mood. There will even be a $2,000 costume contest, so be sure to wear your most creative costume to have a shot at this awesome prize.

Michelle Humphrey is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found here.