Clear For Carnaval, & World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party; Rain For FantasyFest Parade
For Halloween, the weather will not be frightening in many parts of the USA which hold major events. But at least one place is likely to have a wet celebration.
With Halloween on a Monday, it all starts with a big party weekend on Friday and Saturday. PubClub.com has checked the forecasts in the prime Halloween party cities and for the biggest events and provides the weather from Salem to the Hawaii.
Major Halloween Party Destinations Weather
As the place that’s at the eye of the storm, to to speak, for Halloween, Salem, MA is going to be mostly wet. It will be raining Thursday, Friday and Sunday with the sun coming out on Saturday and Monday. Afternoon temperatures are temperate – mid-50s, dropping to the low 40s as the witching hour approaches, and falling to 39 on Halloween night..
New York will be in the mid-50s in the daytime reaching a high of 57 on Saturday, dropping to the low 40s after dark. Rain is due on Sunday while the other days – and nights – are mostly clear.
Las Vegas, which has people gambling in the casinos and roaming The Strip in costumes, and a big parties in its mega clubs, will be in the 80s on Saturday and “dropping” to mid 70s by Monday. Do keep in mind it gets cool at night and will be in the 50s. There’s also rain due on Friday day and nite.
One of the most fun places to be for Halloween is Lahina on the Hawaiian island of Maui. Front Street closes to traffic and there’s a parade. There won’t be any sunshine in the daytime – in fact, it’s going to be cloudy leading into and thru the weekend – but the temperature won’t be a problem, as it will be mid-70s for the parade.
Major Halloween Party Events Weather
Ohio University, which has one of the top college Halloween party scenes, in danger of having a wet and wild event. It’s going to be raining on Saturday but that’s okay because Friday, Sunday and Monday are looking good and the temperatures are balmy for this time of the year, in the mid-60s, dropping into the low 40s at night.
Another top college party school is East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., and the weather is perfect – sunny and in the 70s, with cool evenings ranging from the mid-40s to mid-50s.
At UCSB, the University of California Santa Barbara where the weekend is an unofficial block party from fraternity house to fraternity house, Thursday and Friday rain gives way to mostly clear skies with temperatures in the mid-60s and low-50s Saturday thru Monday.
Just down the coast, Los Angeles, hosts the 300,000-+ Carnaval block party on Halloween night and the forecast is for clear skies with a low in the mid-50s.
Key West, FL, where the Fantasy Fest celebration is already underway, thundershowers are rolling in Thursday thru Saturday – possibly making for a wet parade – with the sun returning on Sunday.
Up the Florida coast in Jacksonville, where Florida and Georgia play a key SEC college football game in an annual event known as The World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party, its mostly sunny skies with a high in the low 80s and a low in the upper 60s. Kickoff for that game is 3:30 p.m.
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