january 25-27, 2019 | new orleans, la

Special Events

2019 Special Events

Halloween & Party Expo is pleased to present several special events designed to maximize your time at the show. GAIN insights and actionable solutions for retailing with our free educational content, and ALIGN your business with industry leaders through networking events, experiencing different perspectives and CELEBRATING the industry at the same time.

The Brewing Boos & Booze

The Brewing Boos & Booze

The Brewing Boos & Booze is the industry Costume Ball & Networking Event. Open to all badge holders, this late night gathering provides you with the opportunity to mingle with industry professionals while enjoying music, dancing, drinks, and more. Costumes strongly encouraged. 
 

The Brewing Boos & Booze
Saturday, January 26th
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Generations Hall - 300 Andrew Higgins Blvd

Haunted Trends Runway

Haunted Trends Runway

The Haunted Trends Runway & Lounge is an exclusive show feature designed to bring products to life before your eyes. With daily fashion shows and product demonstrations, attendees get a chance to see costumes, accessories, and other merchandise off the hanger and in action. Those interested can visit the runway to see offerings from these exhibitors and be entered to win merchandise credit when they check in! In addition the Runway will feature daily panel discussions featuring leading retailers sharing tips on today’s hottest topics.

Make-Up Demonstrations

Make-Up Demonstrations

NEW this year we will be featuring daily makeup demonstrations and competitions on the Haunted Trends Runway. Don't miss the second annual Artist Battleground. Think you have what it takes to compete? Contact Marni Vinci today for more details.

Featured New Product Showcase

Featured New Product Showcase

Visit the featured product showcases throughout the show floor to cast your vote for the best products of the show. You'll see the newest releases and featured items for 2019.

Education Program

Education Program

The Education Program will feature daily retail roundtables and panel discussions. Attendees can learn from Retail Minded's Nicole Reyhle who will speak on the challenges retailers today are experiencing.