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.
Abby Vesoulis
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.
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.
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.
Abby Vesoulis
Tombstones decorate the walls in Pub Dread's crypt room.
A mural features David Bowie in one of Pub Dread's new rooms.
Creepy Crawler: a huge spider climbs up the wall in the bar's spooky forest room
The word "REBEL" appears on the wall in the same room as the David Bowie mural
Not for child's play! A toy horse is shown without an eye, but with blood coming from its socket
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