Las Vegas is kicking off the fall season with some incredible festivals, concerts, parties and more. Here is what to do in Vegas this October:

Festivals
Las Vegas Food & Wine Festival - Indulge in the finest cuisine and spirits at the Las Vegas Food & Wine Festival October 3-6. The foodie fare takes place at the Tivoli Village and includes elegant fare form renowned celebrity chefs.

Las Vegas PRIDE Festival - October 11-13 take part in the PRIDE festivities. This year’s festival is focused on honoring the past and celebrating the future. The PRIDE will move through downtown Las Vegas October 11 with PRIDE OUT activities one October 13.

Downtown Brew Festival - On October 19 take part in Las Vegas’ iconic fall craft beer, music and culinary festival. Join more than 60 local and regional breweries as they serve more than 200 craft beer samples at the Clark County Government Amphitheater.

Las Vegas Oktoberfest - Celebrate a traditional Oktoberfest at Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas on the weekends from now through October 31, 2019. The German restaurant hosts the festivities that feature imported Oktoberfest bier straight from Munich. The event also features German food, shot-skis, beer and plenty of people dressed on Dirndl and lederhosen.

Concerts
Muddfest - Alternative rock and grunge fans can enjoy the free music festival Muddiest this October. Taking place at Fremont Street, Muddiest will feature such artists as Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, Trapt, Saving Abel and Tantric. The festival will be held on October 19 from 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Other artists hitting the Vegas stage this October included:
Rod Stewart Oct. 2, 4 & 5 at Caesars Palace
Christina Aguilera Oct. 2, 4 & 5 at Planet Hollywood
Journey Oct. 9, 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 23, 25 & 26 at Caesars Palace
Gwen Stefani Oct. 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 23, 25, 26 & 30 at Planet Hollywood
Lady Gaga Oct. 17, 19, 23, 25 & 31 at ark Theater at MGM
Phil Collins Oct 19 at T-Mobile Arena
Barry Manilow Oct. 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, at Westgate Las Vegas
Twenty One Pilots - Oct. 30 at MGM Grand Garden Arena

Comedy
The Mirage continues to welcome the world’s best comedians including:
David Spade & Ray Romano October 4 & 5
Bill Maher October 11 & 12
Daniel Tosh October 18 & 19
Ron White October 25 & 26.

Halloween Parties
Halloween in Vegas is something everybody should experience once. The city will begin celebrating on October 26 with world-famous DJs, nightclub parties, costume contests and more. Here is a quick rundown on what to expect:

October 26
Annual Fetish and Fantasy Halloween Ball at Hard Rock Hotel
Halloween Party Under the Dome

October 31
Calvin Harris at Hakkasan
Fargo DJ at Omnia
Cardi B at Kaos

Nov. 1
Steve Aoki at Hakkasan
Illenium at Omnia
Lil Jon at Jewel
Eric DLux at Marquee Nightclub
Diplo at XS

Nov. 2
Cash Cash at Hakasan
Tiesto at Omnia
DJ E-Rock at Jewel
Camelphat at Marquee
YG at Kaos
The Chainsmokers at XS

Stay tuned for more details on all of the Halloween activities throughout Las Vegas.

Halloween Events, Attractions and Festivals
Shark Reef Aquarium - Mandalay Bay’s Shark Reef Aquarium invites guests to check out their Haunted Shark Reef from October 26th to 28th.

Freakling Bros. Horror Shows - Halloween isn’t Halloween without walking through a haunted house. Freakling Bros. Horror Show offers a haunted house that will scare you half to death. The fright takes place Oct. 4-31.

Halloween at Opportunity Village - The Magical Forest at Opportunity Village will be transformed into a spooky Halloween town full of goblins, ghosts and monsters October 11-13 & 18-31.

Halloween Celebration at The LINQ - The 5-day event at LINQ Promenade and High Roller will feature Halloween festivities and other family-friendly activities including a DJ, face painting, live performance, and costume contest. Stay tuned for dates.