10/25/2011 10:21 am ET Updated Dec 25, 2011

Halloween Events In Denver: Celebrating Ghosts, Ghouls And Goblins In Mile High

Ghosts, ghouls and goblins are invading Denver and Halloween festivities are being hosted all over Denver to celebrate. From kid-friendly to absolutely, most definitely, no-doubt-about-it adults-only, we have the best Halloween events going on this month in the Mile High.

Hallow Freak'n Ween: Anything goes at this colossal high energy dance party featuring a full line-up of artists on multiple stages including Rumble Junkie, Showtek, Coult45, Dirt Monkey and Lisa Lashes. Tickets can be bought online or at authorized outlets listed on the website.
Sat., Oct. 29 at 7pm; $40
Denver Merchandise Mart, 451 E. 58th Ave.; 303-292-6278

Creepy Crawl: A historic mining town with its share of disasters and tragedies, this nearby mountain community has more than a few haunts in its midst. Check out some of the spookier locales and hear skin-tingling stories during Central City’s Creepy Crawl tour.
Sat., Oct. 29 at 6:30pm/all ages tour, 21+ tour, 7pm – 9pm; $5 - $10
Century Casino, 102 Main St., Central City

Haunted Hotel Halloween Block Party: Presented by The Collective, this haunted extravaganza is too big to be contained in one place as it takes over both the Marriott and Hyatt. Live bands, hot DJs, Bella Diva Dance and light shows are just the beginning. Make it an all-nighter and go through the website to secure room specials.
Oct. 29 at 9pm - 2am; $39.00
Marriott Hotel DTC & Hyatt Hotel, 4900 S. Syracuse St. & 7800 E. Tufts Ave.

SoCo Halloween: Whatever your night scene style, SoCo Clubs has a Halloween bash to fit it during five days of celebration. Check out Retro Electro '80s Zombie Bash at Funky Buddha, Massacre on Broadway at Bar Standard, Naughty Nurses, Dirty Doctors at Vinyl, or party hop any of the other 16 ragin’ festivities in this fantastic line-up.
Oct. 26 – 31, times vary; prices vary per event

Family Friendly: For those with little goblins in tow, we love the slew of PG-rated festivities around town. Amongst our faves are Boo at the Zoo, Trick or Treat off the Street at The Wildlife Experience, Trick or Treat Street at Children’s Museum, and Trick or Treat Train at the Railroad Museum.
Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St.; 303-376-4800
The Wildlife Experience, 10035 Peoria St., Parker; 720-488-3300
Children’s Museum, 2121 Children's Museum Drive; 303-433-7444
Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W. 44th Ave., Golden; 303-279-4591