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138 West Camelback Road
Seven Deadly Sins charity fund raiser with all seven rooms of this swanky lounge representing a specific sin, as well as drink and shot specials throughout the night, live entertainment, and a costume contest for prizes. Continues on Sunday, October 30. 8 p.m. each day. $5. Call 602-266-0875.
1371 North Alma School Road, Chandler
Compete in several costume contests for gift certificates while enjoying drink specials and live music from Sunburn. 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. No cover. Call 480-899-6735.
5110 East McDowell Road
Punk Rock Halloween Bash with music from TripLever, Blind Seven, Exiled, and Power Slave, along with a costume contest, prize raffles, and drink specials. 8:30 p.m. $6. Call 602-225-0307.
Last Exit Bar and Grill
1425 West Southern Avenue, Tempe
Halloween party with a costume contest for prizes, and live music by The Black Moods, Mossy Rocks, and Kingfish Fiasco. 9 p.m. $5. Call 480-557-6656.
Marc's Sports Grill & Nightlife
4494 West Peoria Avenue, Glendale
Nightmare on Marc's Street with frightening drink specials and prizes for the sexiest, funniest, scariest, most original, and best overall costume. 9 p.m. Call 623-842-1053 for cover.
410 South Mill Avenue, Tempe
Costume contest with more than $2,000 in cash and prizes with the crowd deciding the winners, DJ Steel spinning Top 40, and $2 Heineken and Heineken Light and $2 SKYY products from 5 to 11 p.m. Continues on Monday, October 31. Runs until 2 a.m. each night. No cover. Call 480-968-3301.
15814 North 83rd Avenue, Peoria
Third annual Halloween party with DJs, dancing, drink specials and a costume contest. Also runs on Monday, October 31. 8 p.m. each day. Ladies free, $5 for guys. Call 623-334-5000.
230 West Fifth Street, Tempe
Sophistikatz presents the Bash on Ash Costume Ball promising a fashion show previewing its "sexy, trendy and unique styles," a costume contest with a $100 grand prize, DJs, and drink specials like $2 Long Island iced teas and domestic drafts. 9 p.m. to midnight. $15 at the door, $10 for costumed partygoers, and $7 before 10 p.m. Call 866-214-6545.
4301 North Seventh Avenue
Costume contest with $200 in cash prizes, ghoulish Halloween shots, giveaways, and DJ Danica spinning hip-hop and Top 40. 9 p.m. No cover. Call 602-265-3233.
7340 East Shoeman Lane, Scottsdale
Sin City with special guest DJs. 9 p.m. Call 480-970-5000 for cover.
Mythos Mediterranean Bistro
2515 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Gods and Goddesses party with belly dancing, hookah bar, and music from Enigma, Rani "g," and additional guest DJs. 8 p.m. $20. Call 480-947-6896.
Pattie's 1st Ave. Lounge
7220 East First Avenue, Scottsdale
Halloween Drunk Tank Party with a costume contest, drink specials, and local DJs spinning rock and hip-hop. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Also runs Sunday, October 30, and Monday, October 31. No cover each night. Call 480-990-0103.
Pookie's Cafe & Bar
4540 North Seventh Street
Special Halloween drag show spectacular with Barbra Seville, Claudia B., and Ivana Bump performing, as well as costume contests, prize giveaways, and shot specials. 9:45 p.m. No cover. Call 602-277-2121.
1019 East Indian School Road
Get a jump on Halloween with a costume contest, and music by Soulful Horizons. 9 p.m. $6. Call 602-265-4842.
Rusty Spur Saloon
7245 East Main Street, Scottsdale
Halloween party with music from Psychobilly Rodeo and prizes for best costume. 8 p.m. No cover. Call 480-425-7787.
Sandbar Mexican Grill
10050 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
Haunted House on the Beach featuring happy hour until 3 p.m. and a costume contest for cash prizes at 9 p.m. (with $250 for best group, $250 for sexiest, and $500 for best overall). 10 a.m. Ladies are free, guys pay $5. Call 480-998-8845.
93 East Southern Avenue, Tempe
Rocky Horror Halloween Bash with a performance of the cult classic, disco DJs, dancing, karaoke, costume contests, and live music. 8 p.m. $10. 21 and over. Call 602-953-2728.
2701 East Indian School Road
Costume contest with cash prizes. Also runs Monday, October 31. 7 p.m. both days. No cover. Call 602-956-8998.
Sluggo's Sports Grill
161 North Centennial Way, Mesa
Costume party and contest with cash prizes for the best dressed male, female, and couple, as well as live music from Lagerfield, and lots of drink specials (including $2.50 Coronas, Corona Lights, and Pacificos). 7 p.m. No cover. Call 480-844-8448.
2915 North 68th Street, Scottsdale
Costume contest with cash prizes as well as drink specials. Also runs Monday, October 31. 7 p.m. both days. Call 480-947-8723.
Upper Deck Sports Grill
4224 North Craftsman Court, Scottsdale
Dead or Alive Party with music by T.A.T.E. and a costume contest for prizes ($100 for first place, $50 for second place, gift certificates for third). 8 p.m. $2. Call 480-941-9333.