This weekend, Portsmouth is indeed in for a right treat (no tricks – promise) for Halloween!
First up tonight, Shack Bar on Albert Road will become The Shack of Horror with promises of pirates, house music and plenty of rum. House Knights Residents will be hosting with their usual blend of bumping fresh/old school house and techno. Doors open from 9pm until 1.30am and entry is free. More at facebook.com
Tomorrow, Discreet will no doubt be hosting the biggest Halloween event in Portsmouth as they present their Even Stranger Things party.
This year they’ll be taking things back to 1984 as they create the Demogorgon haven that is The Upside Down from the hit Netflix series Stranger Things. They will be announcing the location at 6pm tomorrow alongside two very special guest DJs. Expect a journey of electronica, disco, house and techno with three arenas of music surrounded by a world of suspense and intrigue. It runs from 10pm until 4am with the final release tickets costing £20. Expect stellar production and dark vibes. Visit discreet.events for more.
Love Amplified will also be hosting their takeover at Envy, Guildhall Walk, tomorrow, presenting none other than Santé and Sidney Charles for their Halloween special. As far as tech-house goes in Portsmouth, Love Amplified are among the cream of the crop.
Joining the headliners will be resident DJs Wheats and Alex Fowlie starting at 10.30pm until 5am. Tickets cost £15 from Love Amplified at fatsoma.com
Tomorrow evening at The Royal Albert, Albert Road, the Monkey Love Stunt Team will be taking over for their Halloween Monster Mash, partying in typical MLST style! The 4 DJs will be going back to back to present plenty of Halloween inspired house, disco and funky bangers to move your undead feet to! The doors will be free and open from 8pm until 1am! More details at facebook.com