Halloween parties and concerts in Phoenix and Prescott 2017
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Forget haunted houses and horror-movie marathons--this Halloween, the best place to be is at a concert, and Phoenix has plenty going on, from rappers to EDM festivals--plus a great lineup for the Arizona State Fair. So, guys and ghouls, get your costume picked out, grab your tickets, and let the music put a spell on you this Halloween.

Boo! Arizona
Oct. 14 @ 7 p.m.
Rawhide Event Center - 5700 W N Loop Rd., Chandler, AZ, 85226

It's a little early--over two weeks before Halloween itself--but after its premiere last fall, Boo! Arizona is returning to nearby Chandler for a night packed with EDM and Halloween fun with DJ sets from 12th Planet b2b Crizzly, Bonnie x Clyde, Bro SafariKSHMRLaidback Luke, Monxx, Valentino Khan, and Zomboy. Tickets are on sale now.

Azealia Banks
Oct. 24 @ 8 p.m.
The Van Buren - 401 W. Van Buren St., Phoenix, AZ, 85003

Rapper Azealia Banks is heading to town a week before Halloween, Oct. 24, for a show at The Van Buren as part of her fall tour. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $25 to $40.

Regina Spektor
Oct. 25 @ 8 p.m.
Celebrity Theatre - 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, AZ 85008

Singer-songwriter Regina Spektor is on the road this fall, and her tour brings her to Phoenix on Oct. 25. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $45 to $85. Can't make it to Phoenix? She'll also be performing in Kansas City.

Our Lady Peace
Oct. 25 @ 7 p.m.
Veteran's Memorial Coliseum - 1826 W. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85007

The Arizona State Fair has plenty of concerts coming to town--Our Lady Peace is just one of many, playing on Oct. 25. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $40 to $60, which includes fair admission. The band is spending their fall on tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of their album Clumsy.

Marilyn Manson
Oct. 26 @ 7 p.m.
Veteran's Memorial Coliseum - 1826 W. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85007

Shock-rocker Marilyn Manson is back with a new album out Oct. 6, Heaven Upside Down, and he'll performing at the Arizona State Fair just in time for Halloween on Oct. 26. Tickets are on sale now, ranging from $40 to $60. Tickets include fair admission. Get ready for the show with new songs "Kill4Me" and "We Know Where You F*cking Live."