Halloween parties and concerts in Louisville 2017
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Forget haunted houses and horror-movie marathons. This Halloween, the best place to be is at a concert, and Louisville has plenty going on, from iconic rock bands to up-and-comers. So, guys and ghouls get your costume picked out, grab your tickets and let the music put a spell on you this Halloween.

The Eagles
Oct. 24 @ 8 p.m.
KFC Yum! Center - 1 Arena Plaza, Louisville, KY 40202

See classic-rock band The Eagles a week before Halloween on Oct. 24 at the KFC Yum! Center. Tickets are on sale now, starting at $55.

The Yawpers
Oct. 25 @ 8 p.m.
Nirvana - 1047 Bardstown Rd., Louisville, KY, 40204

Check out Denver band The Yawpers, playing at Nirvana on Oct. 25, a few days before Halloween Tickets are on sale now.

Chris August
Oct. 26 @ 7 p.m.
Valley View Church - 8911 Third St., Louisville, KY, US

Enjoy an evening with Christian singer Chris August at Valley View Church for Worship in the Round.

Here Come the Mummies
Oct. 27 @ 8:30 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom - 611 South 4th St., Louisville, KY 40202

Does it get better than Here Come the Mummies for Halloween? The funk band will get Halloween weekend started on Friday, Oct. 27 at the Mercury Ballroom, with support from Joe Hertler. Tickets are on sale now.

The Struts
Oct. 31 @ 8:30 p.m.
Mercury Ballroom - 611 South 4th St., Louisville, KY 40202

Spend Halloween with rising rock band The Struts, playing at the Mercury Ballroom. Tickets are on sale now. Can't make it? They'll also be playing in New Orleans on Friday, Oct. 27 to kick off Halloween weekend.