Halloween parties and concerts in Minneapolis and St. Paul 2017
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Forget haunted houses and horror-movie marathons--this Halloween, the best place to be is at a concert, and the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul have plenty going on, from country icons to alternative favorites. So get your costume picked out, grab your tickets, and let the music put a spell on you this Halloween.

Tori Amos
Oct. 24 @ 7:30 p.m.
The O'Shaughnessy - 2004 Randolph Ave., Saint Paul, MN, 55105

Check out singer Tori Amos a week before Halloween at The O'Shaughnessy, on tour in support of her new album, Native Invader. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $42 to $67. If you can't make it, she'll be in Los Angeles for three nights in December starting Dec. 1. 

Bob Dylan
Oct. 25 @ 7:30 p.m.
Xcel Energy Center - 199 Kellogg Blvd. Saint Paul, MN  55102

You won't want to miss Bob Dylan performing at the Xcel Energy Center on Oct. 25 as part of his Never Ending Tour--and indeed, it seems as though the iconic folk singer never does stop touring. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $49.50 and going up to $86.50. You can also enhance your concert experience with VIP packages, which feature premium seating and exclusive merchandise.

GRiZ
Oct. 26 @ 9 p.m.
Myth Live - 3090 Southlawn Dr., Maplewood, MN

EDM fans, enjoy a night of music from GRiZ, out on his Good Will Continue Tour with special guests OPIUO and Muzzy Bearr. Tickets are on sale now, priced at $32.50.

Alan Jackson
Oct. 28 @ 7:30 p.m.
Target Center - 600 1st Ave North, Minneapolis, MN 55403

Catch Alan Jackson with special guest Lee Ann Womack over Halloween weekend on Oct. 28 on Jackson's Honky Tonk Tour. Tickets range from $49.50 to $74.50 and are on sale now right here on AXS, along with VIP packages, four-packs, and more special offers. For even more Alan Jackson, tune in to AXS TV on Nov. 7 to see the documentary "Alan Jackson: Small Town Southern Man."

Arcade Fire
Oct. 29 @ 7:30 p.m.
Xcel Energy Center - 199 Kellogg Blvd. Saint Paul, MN  55102

End Halloween weekend with Arcade Fire, just one of the many acts on tour this fall in time for Halloween--and their current tour features the band performing in the middle of a boxing ring. Tickets are on sale now, and prices start at $23.50 and go up to $155, plus you can snag VIP packages with VIP seating, specially designed tour merchandise, and more.