Las Vegas, Nevada has always been known as a party town and with Halloween fast approaching, everyone is gearing up for their Halloween parties. From the legendary Fetish and Fantasy Ball being held at the Hard Rock Hotel this year, to the numerous high profile parties held by all the clubs in Las Vegas there is no shortage of Halloween activities in Sin City.
The parties all have huge cash prizes for the best Halloween costumes and are all sold out well in advance of the dates of the parties. The phenomenon began in the early 90s at the Rio. Club Rio in Las Vegas was the first club venue featured in a casino and their Halloween parties were epic. Club Rio featured huge cash prizes for the best and skimpiest costumes.
Best Halloween Party in Las Vegas: Fetish & Fantasy Ball Hard Rock Hotel
The Hard Rock Hotel has always had the best Halloween parties since it opened in 1997. Now they are the host of the ultimate Halloween party in Las Vegas, the Fetish & Fantasy Ball. The legendary Halloween party takes place in The Joint at the Hard Rock.
The Fetish & Fantasy Ball was once purely an underground event that was relatively unknown. Now the event receives regular coverage on Mark Cuban’s HD Net via the Art Mann Presents show and all of the mainstream entertainment shows. The Travel Channel named the Halloween party, “one of the top 10 events in the world.”
The Fetish & Fantasy Ball takes place at 10:00 PM Saturday October 30th, 2010.
Best Prize for a Halloween Party in Las Vegas: Palms Ghostbar Night of Killer Costumes
When it comes to cash and prizes, the Palms Ghostbar “Night of Killer Costumes” features the largest cash prize awards in Las Vegas of any Halloween party. $100,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded this year for the party that will be 50 floors above the city of Las Vegas.
The Palms Ghostbar has taken the place of the now defunct Club Rio as the wildest and highest paying Halloween costume party in Las Vegas. The event is not officially on the calendar as of yet but it should be October 31st at 10:00 PM
Best Halloween Party to See a Celebrity: Pure At Caesars Palace Halloween with Nicky Hilton
The Halloween party at Caesars Palace is always a classic party hosted by a pseudo celebrity. This year Nicky Hilton presides over the festivities for Halloween in 2010. Pure is already a legendary club in Las Vegas and their Halloween parties have kept pace with the club’s status. Pure’s Halloween with Nicky Hilton has not been posted on the website as of yet but it should be up soon since it posted on VIPNVegas website.
Las Vegas Will Host Over 30 Halloween Parties October 26 through the Halloween
There will be plenty more Halloween parties scheduled for adults from Tryst at the Wynn to The Bank at Bellagio. Some parties will not be officially announced until a few weeks before Halloween but once they are announced, most parties will sell out quickly.
For Las Vegas locals, casinos will send out special invitations to Halloween parties. Some of the best local and casino VIP parties are of the private variety. Desginated Drivers is also available Halloween week and will drive those who have imbibed too much home along with their cars. The Las Vegas phone number is (702) 456-RIDE (7433).