It’s haunting season in Las Vegas and the most sinister, sexiest and scariest revelers come out to play and engage in naughty behavior during the most wicked holiday of the year, Halloween.
9 Group and Palms Casino Resort host a week-long series of thrilling festivities, beginning Tuesday, Oct. 26 through Sunday, Oct. 31. Partygoers will be tempted by the legendary nightclubs and restaurants while many will try their luck at more than $100,000 in cash and prizes during the main event, Night of the Killer Costumes on the night before Halloween. Palms Casino Resort is this year’s Halloween hot spot for mixing and mingling amongst spellbinding beauties and ghostly goblins throughout various 9 Group venues.
Halloween week schedule is as follows:
Tuesday, Oct. 26 – Moon Nightclub presents JROC-O-Ween in conjunction with BANG, Las Vegas’ industry night. The party features complimentary face painting and a spine-tingling costume contest with $5,000 in cash and prizes. The haunted haven will be hosted by 9 Group’s Marketing Manager and nightlife guru, Jason “JROC” Craig. Admission starts at $20 per person, local ladies are free (includes access into Playboy Club).
Wednesday, Oct. 27 – ghostbar, the sultry and sophisticated indoor-outdoor lounge and sky deck located on the 55th floor, hosts a unique rendition of Snitch Wednesdays, featuring a special performance by Kid Sister. Resident mix-masters DJ 88 and M!KEATTACK spin on the turntables. In addition, $1,000 in cash will be awarded to the best Sci-Fi Disco costume and guests can enjoy a hosted bar presented by 1519 Tequila from 10 – 11 p.m. Admission starts at $25 per person, local ladies are free.
Thursday, Oct. 28 – ghostbar presents Soundbar Haunted House Edition featuring sounds by Charles Webster. Admission starts at $25 per person, local ladies are free.
Friday, Oct. 29 – Resident headliner Z-Trip holds down the fort and showcases his genre-blurring style during the weekly party, Z-Trip’s Revolution inside the ultimate contemporary nightclub and concert venue, Rain Nightclub. Admission starts at $30 per person, local ladies are free.
Saturday, Oct. 30 – MAIN EVENT – Rain Nightclub, ghostbar, Moon Nightclub and Playboy Club host Night of the Killer Costumes.
- Rain Nightclub: Best Overall Costume – cash and prizes nearing $47,000 will be awarded to the top three funniest, scariest and most shocking costumes. Admission starts at $40 and local ladies are free.
- ghostbar: Best Undead Costume – the top three ghostly goblins and ghouls will be awarded cash and prizes totaling $11,000. Admission starts at $30 and local ladies are free.
- Moon Nightclub: Best Sci-Fi Costume – the three most out-of-this-world cosmic Sci-Fi costumes will win cash and prizes, nearing $37,000. Admission starts at $40 (includes access to Playboy Club) and local ladies are free.
- Playboy Club: Sexiest Costume –the top three sexiest costumes will receive cash and prizes, totaling $9,500. Admission starts at $40 (includes access to Moon Nightclub) and local ladies are free.
Sunday, Oct. 31 – The provocative and innovative dayclub affair known as High Society at Nove Italiano presents a Halloween Society, inviting guests to indulge in high-end libations, decadent brunch and vivacious entertainment. The top three best Moulin Rouge costumes will be awarded nearly $2,500 in cash and prizes. A sumptuous a la carte menu combines rich tastes and traditional favorites from Nove Italiano’s Executive Chef Geno Bernardo.
VIP all-venue access wristbands start at $70 per person. For additional information on Halloween, visit www.thekillercostumes.com.