Halloween Pop-Up Bar Offers Boos and Booze

The venue that used to attract two-hour long lines for its Game of Thrones pop-up bar, now features spooky decor for the month of October.

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Abby Vesoulis
Beware if spiders or graveyards or creepy dolls aren’t your thing: the pub features replicas of both, and even offers photo ops in wooden coffins.
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Its owners say it is not scary enough to make you spill your Halloween-themed drinks, but that there are some animatronic elements and light effects.
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Sophia Barnes
Trick or treat? Every drink comes with special flair -- a skull class, candy or even vampire teeth!
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Will these dolls haunt your dreams? Maybe.
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Sophia Barnes
Pub Dread is open Monday through Thursday from 5 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., Friday through Saturday from 5 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. and on Sunday from 1 p.m. to 12:30 a.m in the month of October. It is located near the Shaw-Howard University Metro stop.
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Tombstones decorate the walls in Pub Dread's crypt room.
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A mural features David Bowie in one of Pub Dread's new rooms.
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Creepy Crawler: a huge spider climbs up the wall in the bar's spooky forest room
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The word "REBEL" appears on the wall in the same room as the David Bowie mural
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Not for child's play! A toy horse is shown without an eye, but with blood coming from its socket
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