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Cue and Cushion
510 Shepherd, 281-704-8001
Swing by this Halloween and enjoy free pool for anyone in costume; great happy hour specials. Best Pool Hall, Best of Houston® 2006.
Dog House Tavern
2517 Bagby, 713-520-1118
Drink specials all night long including $2.75 pints, $2.75 wells and $2.25 domestic long necks.
4920 Center St., 832-274-6810
The gallery celebrates its new abode on Halloween. $100 cash prize to person with best costume at 9 p.m. Party runs 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
El Matador Bar & Grill
12797 Westheimer, 281-759-9100
The pianist Rodney Raspberry hosts this Halloween event. Costume contest; the first-prize winners get fajitas for four; second place, fajitas for two. Starts at 8 p.m., with no cover all night long.
Houston Community College Southeast
2524 Garland, 713-718-7021,
Parents with young children are invited to participate in HCC Southeast's Halloween Happening. Free treats, a haunted hallway, face painting, a costume contest and safe and fun carnival games and activities will be available to HCC Southeast students and the southeast Houston community. To attend, please call 713-718-7021 to register your children. 5 to 7 p.m.
The Mezzanine Lounge
2200 Southwest Freeway, Suite 150, 713-528-MEZZ,
The Mezzanine Lounge is celebrating Halloween 2006 with a four-day "Fright Fest," with fun and specials from Saturday through Halloween night. It's finally Halloween! Time for $2.50 Fright Fest drink menu and live trivia.
300 Westheimer, 713-526-6551,
CoRE Suspension Halloween Show with DJ Wes Wallace. Cash prize costume contest. Doors open at 9 p.m.
2016 Main St., 713-751-3101,
Le Freak for Halloween. Costume contest with prizes. Doors open at 8 p.m. Call for reservations.
Sherlock's Pub -- Clear Lake
2416 Bay Area Blvd., 281-461-4702
Halloween costume contest with cash prizes. Two contests and no cover all night with live music by The Jack Tripper.
Sherlock's Pub -- Westheimer
10001 Westheimer Rd., 713-977-1857
Two Halloween costume contests with cash prizes. No cover all night with live music by Shinolah.
Sherlock's Pub -- West Gray
1997A West Gray, 713-521-1881
Costume contest with cash prizes. There will be two contests with live music by The Ruse. No cover all night.
Sherlock's Pub -- Humble
228 West First St., 281-446-0407
Two Halloween contests with cash prizes. No cover all night with music by Cross Check.
810 Pacific Avenue, 713-529-SOBE, www.southbeachthenightclub.com
Pirates on Pacific Street, The Curse of Halloween outdoor street party and costume contests. DJ Brett Henrichsen of MasterBeat direct from Los Angeles. Advance tickets $15, including VIP line entrance. On sale at JR's, South Beach, MaleUWear, M2M Fashions and Hollywood. 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Tavern on Gray
1340 W. Gray, 713-522-5152,
4th Annual Halloween costume contest and Halloween party. Tuesdays are Karaoke night at the Tavern, which will make for the wildest Halloween party in town. Cash prizes awarded for first ($300), second ($200) and third ($100) place costumes.
813 St. Emanuel, 713-225-5483, www.warehouselive.com
Watson's House of Ales
14656 Grisby Rd., 281-920-2929
No cover for our Halloween event.
COSTUMES, DECORATIONS AND MORE Arne's
2830 Hicks St., 713-869-8321
From costumes to candy, you'll find everything for the celebration in this two-story warehouse.
Your Halloween costume one-stop. We have everything from a sexy cop to a teacher's pet. We also carry a full line of men's costumes.
Multiple locations, 713-780-0675, www.bedrockcity.com
Annual Halloween sale with 20 to 50 percent off everything in all the stores. The greatest thing since sliced flesh. Friday, November 3, through Sunday, November 5.
Six Locations, www.cindies.com
Fantasy and fun-filled costumes.
Danny's Trix & Kix
3400 FM 2920, Spring, 281-353-6618
Halloween costumes and accessories.
1207 Spencer, 713-944-6010
Sexy costumes and accessories so you can heat up Halloween.
Frankel's Costume Co.
2801 Polk, 713-228-9445, www.frankelcostume.com
This store began in 1950, so they have over 55 years' worth of stuff. They have a wide selection of costumes and accessories and even carry plus-sizes.
604 Westheimer, 713-526-6940
Tired of generic plastic costumes? Want to really stand out this year? Looking for the perfect leather accessory or adult novelty to add the finishing touch to your Halloween look? If you can't find what you're looking for in-store, they also do custom garments.
Nooky's Erotic Bakery
10140-C S. Highway 6, Sugar Land, 281-568-4800
If you can think it, Nooky's can create it. Halloween cakes and candies that are deliciously gory and graphic.
1515 Studemont, 713-861-9080
Make one stop for your Halloween fun and get costumes and decorations for your event.
Simply Irresistible Funwear
12260 Gulf Freeway, 713-944-3223
Choose from a large selection of sexy costumes and accessories.
The Way We Wore
2602 Waugh Dr., 713-526-8910
Greatest selection of ready-to-wear costumes and rentable costumes. Wigs and vintage clothing.