Get ready to be dragged into the disorienting vortex of fairground phantasmagoria

In its ever so boisterous and peculiar way, Fitzrovia’s multi-award-winning hotel, The Mandrake(https://www.themandrake.com/), is inviting guests to a night of freakish merriment and games at its Mandrake CarnivalHalloween party of horror on Saturday 29th October.

From 8pm – 3am, the boutique hotel will transform into a carnivalthemed playhouse to invite some of London’s finest creators of art, sound and visual experiences to celebrate Halloween Weekend and awaken their oddity and curiosity within.

With interiors inspired by classic carnival and circus traditionsand décor echoing shadows of the infamous fair and adorned with spooky paraphenallia, guests can delight in music, immersive performance in The Mandrake’s infamous way and an experiential line up including appearances from Giz, Deer Jade, Nexus and Sorry Entertainer.

Outstanding and exhilerating performances from Charity Kase, Eelbergine and Flash Tattoo by Emily Malice are also set to thrill and excite guests visiting The Mandrake Carnival. A flurry of thrilling games including a tempting private seduction show allow guests to be in for a chance of winning top prizes on the night.

Alongside bloodcurdling cocktails, guests can also enjoy a wicked three-course menu served in South American inspiredYopo Restaurant, with dishes designed by Executive Chef George Scott-Toft especially for the occasion. The menu willinclude:


Seeded Wholemeal Sourdough, South Downs Butter & Olive Oil
Parmesan Tapioca & Padron Peppers


Seabass & Prawn Ceviche, Avocado, Red Onion & Orange
Mushroom, Parsley, Garlic & White Bean Tostada


Jasper Grilled Sirloin Steak, Artichoke, Chimichurri
Roasted Roscoff Onions, Quinoa, Romesco, Brassicas


Sorrel Sorbet, Blood Plum & White Chocolate Ganache
Island 72% Chocolate Delice, Coffee & Mezcal Ice Cream

A strict dress code of ‘Circus of the Damned’ applies on the night, as guests are encouraged to adorn their most dramatic and flamboyant Halloween costumes for a night of dancing, dark spaces and dramatic Halloween décor throughout the hotel, including the hotel’s alfresco Jurema Terrace.

Tickets are available by application only and range from General Admission at £100 + booking fee, The Carnival Dinner at £200 + booking fee, all the way to a range of overnight stay package options and VIP table bookings. Pre-booking is essential, and ticket application is open now.

To apply for tickets to The Mandrake Carnival please visit: