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10 Events for Getting Witchy in NYC This Fall

By / September 11, 2018
   @countess_anne via Twenty20
   @countess_anne via Twenty20

Witchery is still having a huge moment in NYC, and this time of year is the best time of year to embrace it. As the leaves start turning and the nights get longer, there’s no shortage of night walks, crystal workshops, and tarot classes popping up all over the five boroughs. Whether you want to embrace your spiritual side or just learn more about herbs and crystals, these are 10 of the coolest witchy events in the city, just in time for Halloween.

Want more Halloween happenings? Head over to our curated Halloween event guide!

   House of Yes

Astrologica Dance Party with Carry Nation

House of Yes

Dress in your best sparkling, astrological ensemble and float the night away to the DJs known as the Carry Nation at this free-before-11 party, featuring fortune tellers, tarot readers, and more.

$0 - $35 / RSVP

Intro to Altar Making


Delve into the history behind personal altars at this introductory lesson, where you'll learn the basics and explore some local examples.

$17 / RSVP

Tarot Card Basics

Brooklyn Brainery

A deck will be provided for use at this beginner- to intermediate-level tarot class, where you'll learn both the basic meanings of the cards, as well as the messages hidden in the artwork.

$35 / RSVP

Crystals for Confidence and Growth

Remedies Herb Shop

Learn how to use colorful, natural crystals to visualize your goals and build the life you want at this self-growth-focused workshop.


Astrology 101


At this evening workshop, you'll discover the plants, animals, and stones sacred to each sign of the zodiac for a deeper understanding of your sign beyond your horoscope.

$12 / RSVP

Crystal Terrarium Workshop

Luludi Living Art

Select the airplants and succulents of your choice, pick out a crystal, and learn how to place the two in this class where you'll leave with a unique terrarium of your own.

$75 / RSVP

Herbal Medicine Making Class

Remedies Herb Shop

Everything but the herbs is provided at this medicine class, where you'll explore the benefits of local plants before using them to make tinctures, extracts, and oils for your own medicine cabinet.

$40 / RSVP

Nightfall Festival


Follow the path of flickering candles through the moonlit cemetery for an ethereal evening of musical acts, film, performances, and storytelling.

$80 / RSVP
Catland Events

All Hallows Seance


Bring a single white candle to Catland's intimate group seance for the chance to connect with and deliver messages to spirits on the Sunday before Halloween.

$54 / RSVP

Samhain Magic Circle

Black Iris Tattoo

Learn some history, take part in a ritual, get a tarot card reading and explore meditation at this celebration of Samhain, the final harvest festival of the season, led by witch and writer Cat Cabral.

$26 / RSVP


Quinne Myers is a writer, illustrator, apparel designer, and lingerie industry pundit living in Brooklyn. Loves sweaty concert dancing, eating dessert, feeling feelings, and petting every dog.

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