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McDuffy's Peoria 15814 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria Part two of the Monster Mash features another costume contest with another $1,000 in cash and prizes, $2 Witches Brew, a Reverse Happy Hour with half-price domestic bottles and drafts, call liquor, wine and house margaritas starting at 10 p.m. Goes until to 2 a.m. $5 cover for men starting at 9 p.m. and women at 10 p.m. Call 623-334-5000.
Mill Avenue Cue Club 607 South Mill, Tempe Drink and shot specials all night featuring Sam Adams and Red Bull. 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-966-0068.
Mill Avenue Masquerade Mill Avenue, Tempe The Mill Avenue Masquerade makes its return to Tempe as attendees are offered the chance to participate in a massive battle of the bars costume contest, with the grand prize of a trip for two to San Diego to see Avril Lavigne in concert in November. Costumed contestants engage in qualifying rounds at nine Mill Avenue bars: Big Bang, Hooters, The Library, McDuffy's Tempe, Fat Tuesday, Owl's Nest, Rula Bula, Rio Salado Brewing Co.- Salt River Saloon, and Margarita Rocks -- staring at 8 p.m., with individual winners moving on to the final round at 10 p.m. at Margarita Rocks. Smaller prizes will also be awarded in the participating bars. Times and cover prices vary. Call 480-967-4877.
Nu-Towne Saloon 5002 East Van Buren The beer bust starts at 2 p.m. A DJ will spin music, and there's a costume contest for prizes at 9 p.m., with drink specials all night long. 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-267-9959.
The Old Brickhouse Grill 1 East Jackson Street Halloween performance by Leftover Crack, Fuck You Ups, and Last Action Zeros with Casket Life. All ages show. 7 p.m. $8. Call 602-258-7888.
O'Mallys Sports, Spirits & Grill 3544 West Glendale Avenue DJ James spins Halloween hip-hop. Costume contest for cash and prizes, and a complimentary buffet. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. $5 cover. Call 602-589-7180.
Paco Paco 3045 North 16th Street Halloween party with costume contest and cash prizes. Call 602-263-8424 for cover.
Pookie's Cafe & Bar 4540 North Seventh Street Alternative Halloween Madness concludes with a musical revue by the Broadway Singing Divas. 7 p.m. Free. Call 602-277-2121.
Pat O's Bunkhouse Saloon 4428 North Seventh Avenue Halloween party, costume contest for cash prizes at 11 p.m., and $1 16-ounce pints of Bud Light draft from 3 p.m. Happy Hour drink prices all day long. 3 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 602-200-9154.
Priceless Inn/Boston's 5014 South Price Road, Tempe Halloween show with performances by Blister, One Bullet Shy, Loren Battle, Kill the New Kelly, Silent Surrender, Dementia, SOH, Time of Departure, End Transmission, and more. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. $5 cover. Call 480-897-1466.
The Rework Lounge 5064 East McDowell Halloween bash with costume contest (with liquor as prizes), and drink specials like $4 J ger Bombers and $4 Washington Apples all night long. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 602-275-0682 for cover.
Sail Inn 26 South Farmer Avenue, Tempe Halloween bash with costume contests for prizes and cash, drink specials like $3.50 32-ounce domestic pitchers and well drinks. Live music from Lymbyc Systym. 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-921-1775.
Salty Señorita www.saltysenorita.com 3636 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale Salty's Spooktacular Weekend continues with a pumpkin contest where the first 25 people to bring in a pre-carved pumpkin will get a penny-house-margarita. The winner of the best and most creative pumpkin wins a $100 gift certificate. Pumpkin ring toss and pumpkin basketball from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. $2 can Witches Brew beer, $5 Mummy Margaritas. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call 480-946-SALTY (7258).
Slap Shots 7941 West Glendale Avenue, Glendale Halloween weekend party. Best Costume Contest for cash and prizes, DJ James spins dance music, J germeister promotion from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., Halloween-themed drink and shot specials. 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 623-939-6261.
Sugar Daddy's 3102 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale Scary Spooky Sunday All-You Can Eat Brunch Buffet for $12, with a "make your own Scary Bloody Mary" bar for $4, Monster Mimosas for $3, and live entertainment by The Tina Bailey Band. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. No cover. Halloween costume contest -- best costume wins a cruise for two to Mexico. Live music with Knee Deep and DJ-M2. 5 p.m. to 2 a.m. $2 cover after 8:30 p.m. Call 480-970-6556.
TT Roadhouse 2915 North 68th Street, Scottsdale Halloween costume contest with cash prizes, with amusement provided by the "nutty locals" who dwell in the darkness of the bar and (of course) the joint's awesome jukebox. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. 480-947-8723.
Yucca Tap Room 29 West Southern Avenue, Tempe Halloween benefit show with Steppchild donning costume and makeup and performing a KISS tribute. 9:30 p.m. Call 480-967-4777.