Las Vegas is the ultimate trick-or-treat destination for adults this Halloween. Visitors will be treated from the abnormal to the paranormal throughout October. The tricked-out, month-long Halloween celebration will culminate with the annual Howl-O-Weekend experience officially beginning on Oct. 26.
CREEPY AND UNIQUE
The infamous Fright Dome is celebrating its 10th anniversary and once again will take over The Adventuredome at Circus Circus Las Vegas. Iconic horror film producer, George A. Romero will immerse guests into a real-life zombie apocalypse in one of five intensely themed haunted houses, aptly named "Ward of the Dead." Fright Dome opened Saturday, Sept. 29 with a special appearance by Halloween icon Elvira, Mistress of the Dark and runs the entire month of October.
Other creepy and unique experiences that will leave visitors trembling include the Freakling Bros. Trilogy of Terror, which features Nevada’s first and only R-rated attraction, "Gates of Hell." Amazing Johnathan’s first-ever Halloween attraction, "SCREAMont Experiment" kicks off Oct. 6. The experience includes a multi-level hotel with themed rooms and optical illusions around
THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT
MTVs "Jersey Shore" cast member, Jennie "JWoww" Farley kicks off the holiday weekend at Chateau Nightclub on Oct. 27 inside Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino. Bacardi will also throw its Howl-O-Ween Bash at miX Lounge, on the 64th floor of THEhotel at Mandalay Bay.
Kid Rock hosts Maxim magazine’s "Devil’s Cut" Halloween Party this year at LAVO at The Palazzo on Oct. 27. Redfoo of LMFAO and The Party Rock Crew will celebrate at Tao Las Vegas located in The Venetian on Oct. 27 followed by the ultimate Halloween party at Marquee Nightclub inside of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, hosted by KASKADE on Oct. 31. Themed "You’re Not in Kansas Anymore," the bash encourages patrons to come dress in twisted "Wizard of Oz"- inspired costumes.
This year the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino teams up with Monster Mayhem to present one of Las Vegas’ most terrifying haunted attractions, Bloody English, which will transform Body English into a Victorian London themed Halloween destination beginning Oct. 12 through Oct. 31. Visitors will also have the chance to rock out on Halloween with the legendary American hard rock band, Guns N’ Roses who launch their 12-show residency Oct. 31 at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
APPARITIONS AND INCARNATIONS
The Las Vegas Halloween Parade returns to Downtown Las Vegas on Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. The third annual event will include spooktacular art, music, fire performances, a costume contest and much more.
Tuesday, 9 October 2012
Las Vegas mixes fright nights and bright lights for Halloween
Source = LVCVA