Halloween is for adults too! 2021


Halloween is for adults too! 2021

  • Elizabeth Devido

    UNCA writer and WNC magazine intern bringing the best of Asheville to readers.

Asheville Halloween Events For Adults

It's spooky season, and as the air gets cooler and the leaves grow colorful, Asheville is filled with All Hallows’ Eve festivities. And even if you consider yourself too old for trick or treating, the city has plenty of Halloween fair for the older sect.


The 4th Annual Halloween Bar Crawl

You can’t have Halloween without some BOOze. Enjoy one of the scariest bar crawls the city has to offer, along with a $1,000 costume contest and wrapped up with a killer afterparty. It’s the perfect Halloween night for grownups.

The crawl takes place on October 30 and begins between 4:00pm to 6:00pm, and runs until midnight. You can book tickets at https://allevents.in/asheville/the-4th-annual-halloween-bar-crawl-asheville/10000167947113337


Halloween Drag Show

Halloween frights have never been so glamorous. This delightful showcase of Asheville drag talent is a guarantee to both spook and delight audiences. And on top of that, the event is pet-friendly and drink special proceeds go to Black Lives Matter causes. 

Performances run from October 10 to October 31 at 9:00pm-10:30pm at 790 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801. Tickets can be purchased at https://www.exploreasheville.com/event-calendar/detail/halloween-drag-show/34834/



Halloween Party at Lookout Brewing Company

You are cordially invited to one of Black Mountain’s favorite brewing companies! Featuring plenty of festive drinks, a costume contest, candy, bonfires, and great local company all wrapped in spooky vibes!

The party will take place from 5:00pm-9:00pm on October 30 at 103 S Ridgeway Ave, Black Mountain, NC, 28711.


Haunted Asheville Ghost Tours

A classic staple of Asheville terror, Haunted Asheville features three spine-tingling tours. The classic walking tour brings visitors to Asheville’s most haunted locations. The supernatural tour explores the dark depths of demons, ghosts and witches. And the Biltmore Village Mystery Tour invites participants to dive into the creepier side of the city’s history. A blend of nighttime horror and local history, the experience is perfect for anyone looking for an up-close encounter with the other side.

Book your tour now at http://www.hauntedasheville.com


Halloween Mimosa Yoga @ Pieb Urban Winery

Need to relax after a long day of frights? Pieb Urban Winery offers a seasonally appropriate yoga class for those looking for a more chill All Hallows Eve. Along with a class for both beginners and experienced practitioners alike, the class will feature spooky music, a costume contest, and of course, mimosas right afterward.

The class takes place on Halloween at Pieb Urban Winery, 289 Lyman Street, Asheville, NC. You can buy a ticket at https://allevents.in/asheville/halloween-mimosa-yoga-pleb-urban-winery/10000183919296567