Amsterdam Halloween Festival

The 2017 Amsterdam Halloween Festival was held 25-31 October, serving up multiple days of bloody good Halloween fun! Born from the underground & fueled by a morbid belief that Halloween should be more than just one day, a highlight of the 2017 gore fest is Amsterdam Spook’s annual Halloween costume party TOYLAND.

The 2017 programme of Bloody Good events

24, 26 & 31 Oct: Drop Dead Gory makeup workshops

Back Stage, Rozengracht 101-103; €49
Learn how to gore like a pro and take your costume to the next level this Halloween! Workshop includes materials, goodie bag & in-store discounts. Spots are limited, so be sure to buy your ticket in time!
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28 Oct: Costume & Make-up Pre-party

The Makeover Factory and Kelatow join forces to make you look your BLOODY BEST this Halloween! Book a professional stylist or make-up artist and get ready with other Halloweeners at the Makeover Factory studios. Spots are very limited and we fill up every year so be sure to book in advance. Email to reserve.

28 Oct: TOYLAND Halloween Party

21:30-05:00; Paradiso Noord/Tolhuistuin, IJprominade 2; pre-sale €26
This Halloween, the TOYS ‘R AFTER US! Jigsaw meets Barbie and Chucky comes out to play as your childhood toys unleash their bloody revenge in TOYLAND! Join us for a night of twisted performances, creepy décor, killer DJs, a playground(!), photo studio, stellar costumes – hosted by the Puppet Master. Cash & prizes for best costumes.
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28 Oct: Mr Horror’s Halloween Horror Show

Midnight to 7am; Pathé Tuschinski; Reguliersbreestraat 26-34; tickets €25
All-night horror movie marathon screening The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Jigsaw, Don’t Hang Up and It Stains the Sands Red.
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29-31 Oct: Halloween at the Museum

Ripley’s, Believe it or Not!, Dam 25; prices vary
Celebrate the spookiest of times at the strangest of museums. Explore a world of curiosities and intrigue as Ripley’s takes you to the darker side of your imagination this Halloween. Offering daytime kid’s activities and an evening programme, head to Ripley’s for ghost stories, face-painting, magic shows,  5D horror movies (!) and plenty of tricks n treats!
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29 Oct: I want Candy

10:00-11:30, Hard Rock Café, Max Euweplein 57-61; all-in ticket €15.95
Authentic Halloween kid’s party with trick or treating, games, face-painting and buffet breakfast.
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31 Oct: Helter Skelter Halloween party

20:00-midnight, Hard Rock Café, Max Euweplein 57-61; all-in ticket €59
Rock out on All Hallow’s Eve! DJs, artists and a fun, costumed crowd. Party ticket includes dinner and unlimited beer & wine. Prizes for best costume!
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Amsterdam Halloween discounts

Show your ticket to the TOYLAND Halloween costume party to get discounts at most costume and party shops around Amsterdam.

Get your gore fix and stay tuned via the Facespook page.