Halloween — one of New Orleans' favorite holidays — falls on a Tuesday this year, which means a long weekend of tricking, treating, costumes and parties.
Here's a look at many of the things going on around town in the runup to All Saints' Eve, along with a few spooky screenings, some creepy concerts and 2017's scariest New Orleans Halloween costumes.
Festivals, burlesque, parties, haunted houses and more
Monster mashes: 5 concerts in New Orleans for Halloween
Mummies, metal and more
Spooky film screenings in New Orleans
From B movies to vampire flicks
New Orleans' scariest Halloween costumes of 2017