Bars host costume contests

Adult party goers have plenty of opportunities to test their Halloween costumes before the big day hits.

Friday night, Suite 23, the bar at the Mediterranean Cafe, will have a costume contest. It's at 5300 Sidney Simons Blvd. Call 706-320-9111.

Saturday, adults have three chances to show off their scary getups.

Rock out at the first of two Halloween parties at Soho Bar & Grill, 5751 Milgen Road. The Atlanta-based rockers from Blacksmithz and Tayl will perform. The bar's second Halloween party is Wednesday. Call 706-568-3316.

Memory Lane, 1812 Midtown Drive, will also have a costume contest Saturday night. Call 706-569-1165.

Finally, show off your vampire teeth while sipping a martini at Belloo's, 900 Front Ave. Guests at the cigar and martini bar are invited to cash in on drink specials and vie for prizes in a costume competition. Call 706-494-1584.