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420 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
Live music from Al Howard & K23 Orchestra, costume contest for cash prizes, drink specials, and more. 8:30 p.m. $7. Call 480-967-8188.
Maloney's on Campus
955 E. University Dr., Tempe
Pumpkin carving contest, drink specials like $2 you-call-its, and a costume contest with gift certificate prizes for best, worst, and sexiest costume. 9 p.m. No cover. Call 480-894-2224.
8608 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale
Heaven & Hell Party where the front room becomes a heavenly paradise and the back room is a hellish S&M-laden den of iniquity. A costume contest offers $500 cash prizes, DJ Buddha works the turntables, and MIX 96.9 FM will have a live remote. 9 p.m. No cover. Call 480-889-3122.
Margarita Rocks Beach Club
410 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
A costume contest with $2,000 in cash prizes is on tap, as are $2 Captain Morgan and Parrot Bay drinks until 10 p.m., and $4 Captain Morgan drinks from 10 p.m. until close. 8 p.m. Call 480-968-3301 for cover.
Monkey Pants Bar & Grill
3223 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
Halloween Night event where Stump the Amputee presents "Phantom of the Limb A grossly tale of suspense and intrigue," and green beer all night long. 7 p.m. No cover. Call 480-377-8100.
Next Lounge & Nightclub
7111 E. 5th Ave., Scottsdale
Sugar Tuesdays Halloween Edition with costume contest for cash prizes, giveaways, and DJs spinning hip-hop. 9 p.m. $10. Call 480-970-6398.
Pat O's Bunkhouse Saloon
4428 N. 7th Ave.
Drink specials, free buffet, and a midnight costume contest for prizes. 8 p.m. No cover. Call 602-200-9154.
Pattie's First Avenue Lounge
7220 E. 1st Ave., Scottsdale
Halloween Night Flight Costume Golf Tourney with food, drinks, a costume contest, prizes, and more. 6:30 p.m. Call 480-990-0103 for cost.
1113 Grand Ave.
Vamp rock takes center stage with music from Calabrese, Zombeast, and Hour of the Wolf, as well as a performance by Cut Throat Freak Show. 7 p.m. Call 602-252-7449 for cover.
The Pin-Up Girl Lounge
4516 N. 19th Ave.
Halloween's Sexiest Costume Contest with DJ Power 98.3 and DJ Pokaface. 9 p.m. $7. Call 602-973-1280.
1019 E. Indian School Rd.
Hillgrass Bluebilly Entertainment's second annual Halloween Hillbilly Ho-down with drink specials and music from Hillstomp, I Can Lick Any Son Of A Bitch In The House, and more. 9 p.m. $12. Call 602-265-4842.
Stray Cat Bar & Grill
2433 E. University Dr., Tempe
The DJs of Take Me Back Tuesdays offer a Halloween Jam Session with special guests, open mic, treats for those in costume, live art by Zokes, and plenty of old-school hip-hop spun by Señior Phat E, Reflekshin, Area 4, T3PO, Tense 12, and more. 8 p.m. $4. Call 480-967-1040.
3102 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale
Grave Digger Halloween Bash with a costume contest for prizes, guest DJs both inside and outside, and more. 8 p.m. $2. Call 480-970-6556.
2915 N. 68th St., Scottsdale
Costume contest with cash prizes, and drink specials. 7 p.m. Call 480-947-8723.
801 N. Arizona Ave., Chandler
This East Valley gay bar will become a series of monstrous mazes and cryptic catacombs for Halloween, also offering devilish drink specials, costume contests, and "Scaryoke." Open until 2 a.m. Call 480-857-3088 for cover.
605 S. Mill Ave., Tempe
Halloween celebration with giveaways, and DJ Sean Morley spinning Top 40, hip-hop, and old-school. 9 p.m. Call 480-829-6775 for cover.