alms Casino Resort proudly announces HalloQween, an LGBTQ+ inclusive Halloween event set to create spooky ghost stories at the iconic Ghostbar on Sunday, October 30, 2022. Doors open at 7 p.m.; DJ starts at 9 p.m.; Show starts at 10 p.m. Tickets are available at: www.Palms.com/LGBTQ. Even better, Ghostbar is opening the doors to its sky-high ultra-lounge on Halloween night for Thriller at Ghostbar.
Following on the heels of The Pride Family Pool Party recently held at SOAK Pool, HalloQween, is the second Pride Month event at Palms Casino Resort, and it will take place at the legendary rooftop venue, Ghostbar. Set on the 55th floor high above the Las Vegas Strip, this ghostly affair features RuPaul’s Drag Race Superstar Coco Montrese, as well as a Halloween costume contest, GoGo dancers, and celebrity female impersonators including Kenneth Blake as Elvira, and Jessie Tyler as Taylor Swift. Additionally, partygoers can compete in different costume categories for their chance to win cash prizes. The categories are Best Over-the-Top Drag, Best Duo, Sexiest, Scariest, and Best Impersonator.
“We are honored to host HalloQween and are thrilled to welcome the LGBTQ+ community to Palms Casino Resort,” notes Cynthia Kiser Murphey, general manager of Palms Casino Resort. “This high-energy and engaging event will offer a fabulous experience for both locals and our guests. We look forward to celebrating with this vibrant community together.”
Palms has teamed up with Las Vegas LGBTQ+ expert Garrett Pattiani for HalloQween. His experience incorporates the local community and beyond. “I am so excited to be working with Palms to create this amazing event. It’s something I have dreamed of for a very long time,” says Pattiani. “It makes a huge impact for our community to be seen and celebrated in such a big way. Locals and tourists have another mainstream hotel embracing and celebrating with us. I hope to see everyone turn out for HalloQween. It’s going to be spectacular.”
If you still have more costumes in the closet and one party wasn’t enough, why stay home handing out candy on Halloween night when the best views, spirited cocktails, 80s/90s music, and more await high atop the 55th floor of Palms Casino Resort as the iconic nightlife venue presents Thriller at Ghostbar from 7 p.m. – 2 a.m.
About Garrett Pattiani
Garrett Pattiani is a Nevada native and an expert in LGBTQ events, media, nightlife and hospitality. He is an activist for social justice, mainly focusing on advocating for the rights and equal treatment of marginalized communities. As co-owner of QVegas Magazine, he serves a vital role in the Las Vegas LGBTQ+ community and supports multiple LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS charities. He uses his voice and influence to help create a better, more equal environment for all.