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Ghouls, Goblins and Ghosts: Halloweekend in the City

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Ghouls, Goblins and Ghosts: Halloweekend in the City
    written by
    Aminah Keevy

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    Who doesn’t love an opportunity to dress up as their icon or favourite fantasy creature? So get your spook on and take advantage of the parties offered throughout Cairo at various locations. We’ve put together a list of events that are sure to make Halloween worthwhile!



    Bewitching Night at Cleo Wellness Center

    Get your wellness on before the hectic weekend that’s about to ensue! Free of charge, the Cleo Wellness Center will offer Zumba, belly dancing, mini facials, and special offers from Bel Clinic on Wednesday. Activities begin at 4 pm!

    Via Cleo Wellness Center

    Spooky Skiing at Ski Egypt

    Take on the slopes in style! By style, we mean costume, of course. So head over with your costumes between now and Sunday to participate in their Halloween costume contest!

    Follow Ski Egypt on Instagram.

    Via Ski Egypt


    Zombie Apocalypse at Le Meridien Cairo Airport

    Kick-off Halloween with a mesmerising evening at Live Sports Bar in Le Meridien Cairo Airport! Enjoy live music, a unique menu for the occasion, and freaky surprises.

    For reservations call 01000819723

    Via Le Meridien

    70s Night at KidZania

    Put together your grooviest outfit from the best(?) decade and party through Thursday evening at KidZania to start your weekend on a funky note! Tickets cost 250LE, and the party starts at 6 pm.


    Via KidZania

    HydeOut CarnEvil

    Dress up, play games, and trick or treat at the HydeOut Carnevil. Hunt down magicians and jugglers and carve pumpkins from the 28th of October until the 20th of November.

    Visit Facebook for more information.

    Via HydeOut


    Halloween Run at Mall of Egypt

    Put your running shoes on and head to the Mall of Egypt for a fun Friday morning run to kick off Halloweekend. Distance options include 2km and 4km. Meet at 9:30 am for a 10 o’clock start time!


    Via Mall of Egypt

    Kids Halloween Party at The Turf

    Take the little ones to Hyde Park on Friday between 2:30 pm and 5 pm for storytelling, dancing, and Halloween-themed playtime and activities. Make sure the children are at least five years old!


    Via Once Upon a Time Storytellers

    Freaks & Shrieks at Cairo Jazz Club 610

    Prepare to come face-to-face with your nightmares in Sheikh Zayed on Friday night. Put on your best costume and dance the night away to DJunkie and Bubblegum Kollectiv’s beats at CJC610!

    For reservations, message on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm.

    Via CJC610

    Halloween Party at Cairo Jazz Club

    Get moving on Friday in Agouza at CJC’s Halloween party! Dress up and get ready to scare (or be scared) while FarahH, AlSharif, and Arrab spin the decks through the night.

    For reservations, message on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm.

    Via CJC

    Youssef Ismail at Room New Cairo

    Check out the Room Art Space & Cafe in New Cairo for their Halloween Edition this Friday! Singer, Youssef Ismail, will take the stage at 8 pm to perform the iconic tunes we all love. Don’t forget to wear a costume! Tickets cost 150LE, and entry begins at 7 pm.


    Via Room


    Climb in a Costume at Ascent Egypt

    Join the Sheikh Zayed climbing gym for a Halloween party on Saturday, starting at 6 pm.

    For more information call 01020859064.

    Via Ascent Egypt

    Halloween Ball at Alibi Bar

    Get your scariest costume on and make your way to the Alibi Bar and Restaurant in Zamalek for a night of fun and dancing.

    For reservations, message on Facebook

    Via Alibi Bar

    Blood Moon Night at The Rooftop

    Head to the Kempinski Nile Hotel on Saturday at 9 pm for a thrilling evening at The Rooftop! Put on your freakiest costume and dance along to DJ Azmy as you finish up Halloweekend.

    For more information, call 01099910774 or email

    Via Kempinski


    Comedy Monsters at Room New Cairo

    Ride out Halloween to the very end! The Room in New Cairo will host stand-up comedy night on Sunday (Halloween) for anyone willing to take the stage. Tickets cost 150LE and the night begins at 8 pm.

    Registration details


    Via Room

    Halloween at Scores Bar

    Take the party to the next level at Scores Bar inside the Holiday Inn Maadi on Sunday evening! Dress up and get to the bar at 8 pm for an epic celebration.

    For reservations, call 01158122200

    Via Scores Bar


    Spooky Salsa at Cairo Jazz Club 610

    Drag out the costume-wearing (as much as possible before it gets weird) for this special salsa class, taught by Soulmotion Dance Studio at CJC610. The class starts at 7 pm.

    For reservations, message on Facebook between 12 and 8 pm.

    Via CJC610