Top 10 EDM Festivals To Hit Up This Halloween 2018

| September 25, 2018

The candy is officially on the shelves, and pumpkin spice season is here. Fall is a beautiful time of the year, as we enjoy Fall colors and embrace hoodie weather.

Ravers of course prefer another type of kandi. Instead of trick or treating, our perfect idea of halloween is on the dance floor with our squad in costumes. 

From camping festivals to all night b2b raves, these 10 EDM events show that the U.S. loves to celebrate this spooky and fun holiday. Here are the top 10 EDM events to hit up this Halloween 2018. 


10. Halloween Warehouse: Dillon Francis (Brooklyn Warehouse, NY)

Light & Life, one of New York’s premiere electronic music event producers, has announced a Halloween weekend extravaganza on October 26 featuring Dillon Francis with support from Valentino Khan and Nitti Gritti. The warehouse location will only be announced to ticket buyers making it feel like an old-school rave. 




9. BOO! (San Francisco, CA)

Insomniac presents a can't-miss event for the Halloween massive, with stacked lineups coming through Dallas and Arizona, plus a two-night experience in San Francisco at Bill Graham featuring Afroack, Valentino Khan and more. 




8. Freaky Deaky (Houston, TX)

In true Halloween party style, Freaky Deaky is spread across three weekends. Starting in Houston at the Sam Houston Race Park on the weekend of halloween, October 27 and 28. The second part taking place in Chicago at the Aragon Ballroom November 3 With NGHTMRE headlining and the third in Detroit. 




7. Freak Night (Seattle, WA)

Freak Night is themed as the creepy carnival that all the people who are terrified of clowns have nightmares about. Expect a sinister event featuring Marshmello, Knife Party, Steve Aoki, Yellow Claw and more.  




6. Nightmare (Artemas, PA)

Nightmare Festival is going to be a wild dubstep party in Artemis, PA for 2 days this Halloween. Headliner Liquid Stranger will be bringing his wildest beats for this rager. 




5. Wynwood Fear Factory (Miami, FL)

This Miami throw down is back again, and this year's headliners are Galantis, RL Grime and Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike. Grab your halloween costume and get ready to dance! RL Grime is known for his Halloween Mixes, so seeing it live will be an unforgettable night. 




4. Supernatural Festival (Denver, CO) 

Denver's Global Dance is bringing us another curated event for Halloween and this year with headliner Kaskade! Get your super hero costume ready (or maybe villain) as you get ready for an unforgettable night in the Mile High City this Oct. 27. 




3. Escape: Psycho Circus (San Bernardino, CA)

The best place to trick or treat for Kandi in Southern California. Boasting four stages, Insomniac is continuing its annual Halloween tradition, Psycho Circus, at the NOS Center in San Bernardino the weekend of October 26-27. Check out our picks for Escape HERE!




2. VooDoo Festival (New Orleans, LA) 

VooDoo Festival takes place in New Orleans, which is a city known for its VooDoo and witch craft. Enjoy a haunted weekend filled with Mumford & Sons, Martin Garrix, Tipper, Zeds Dead and event Marilyn Manson. 




1. Hulaween (Live Oak, Florida)

Hulaween is a must-attend event. It's the Electric Forest of the Southeast, once again curated by String Cheese Incident. This camping event is 4-days of magic in the woods underneath Spanish moss that hangs from the trees lit up as spooky decor. 



Check out our HALLOWEEN COLLECTION HERE to get you rave ready for this Halloween season. From scary styles to LED accessories, we have everything you need to get ready for these 10 events across the U.S. 


Check out 10 Easy Costume Ideas for 2018 HERE


Check out our complete list of Fall Festivals HERE!



about the writer

Lacy Bursick

Lacy Bursick

Read More...Lacy Bursick is a Colorado resident who enjoys traveling, hula hooping and hiking with her dog.

She grew up in the Midwest and became passionate for the music scene doing concert photography and reviews while in college at Ball State University.

Her favorite festivals are Electric Forest and Hulaween because of all the interactive art and variety in music.

She loves everything from jam bands, deep house, to dubstep. You can find her at a Bassnectar show dancing with her friends.

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