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Top 11 Halloween Events this October

1. Yorkshire Scare Grounds Scare park

York Scare live action


This haunted house is bound to make your hairs stand on end. This thrilling experience will separate the men from the boys; their spine chilling live action, authentic sets and eerie sound and lighting create an uncontrollable sense of fear as you delve deeper into the horror. It is advisable that no one below 12 enters the attraction however; it is left to the parent’s discretion.

Closest Park: Thornwick Bay

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2. Scare Kingdom

Black burn scare


“Don’t go through the door… Don’t go through the door… Oh she went through the door!”

Ever wanted to star in your own horror film? Well now is your chance. Scare Kingdom promises to scare you like no other attraction as you walk through a succession of frightening and petrifying scenes.  As it is so terrifying it is advisable that you watch scenes from last year when deciding if your child is old enough.

Closest Park: Marton Mere

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3. History and Hauntings

You can visit one of the most haunted houses in Britain this Halloween! Be taken on a torchlight tour around the house and grounds and be amazed with the spooky tales, the later you go the scarier it gets. So visit Dinefwr… if you dare.

Closest park: Kiln Park

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4. Glitter and Graves: Halloween Past and Present



Halloween is the perfect time to dress up, collect sweets (or play tricks) and scare yourself silly, or is it… Where does Halloween actually come from? At the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic this autumn you can find out as they explain Halloween in the past and present. Find out for yourself the haunting history of this holiday.

Closest Park: Perran Sands

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5. Shriek Week Colchester Zoo

It’s Shriek Week at Colchester Zoo! Take a trip this half term and experience the spooky displays they’ve got planned. From spells and potion making to the terrifying haunted mansion this is the perfect place for all the family to have a Fang-tastic Hallooween.

Closest Park: The Orchards

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6. The Great Pumpkin Hunt

Pumpkin hunt


Find all the hidden pumpkins this Halloween and collect your prize! This hunt will be endless fun for your little ones this October as they run around the boo-tiful Beth Chatto Gardens. Plus free entry for up to three children who are under 16!

Closest Park: The Orchards

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7. Pumpkin Parade

pumpkin comop


Carve up some fun this October! Take your pumpkin to Upton Country Park and find out who is the King of carving. With prizes for both adults and children this parade is fun for all the family.

Closest Park: Rockley park

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8. Hallowe’en at Corfe Castle

corgfe halloween

Why not make this half-term spooky and join Corfe castle with their week of spook-tacular activities! Listen to the horrifying tales of Granny Cousins, or trek down the fearsome zip wire and terrifying trail!

Closest Park: Rockley Park

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9. Hallowe’en Late Night Opening

Are you brave enough to enter these ghoulish grounds at night? This after dark event isn’t for the weak. Walk around their historic house and who knows what you might see. Younger attendees will enjoy the creepy crafts organised to make for a horrifying Halloween.

Closest Park: Devon Cliffs

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10. Halowe’en Murder Mystery

Immerse yourself into the Halloween spirit this autumn with Tyntesfield murder mystery. Meet some of the peculiar party guests and use your investigating skills to solve the crime – it’s like a real life Cludeo! The experience is for people 13 and over.

Closest Park: Burnham-On-Sea

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11. A Wizards Quest Trail & Academy for witches and Wizards

Become a wizard this Halloween as you trek through the wizards trail. Whip up a magical concoction in the Witches and wizards academy and solve the quests before night falls!

Closest Park: Church Farm

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What are you doing this Halloween? Let us know in the comment section below

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Can't wait for Halloween this year!

These events look amazing! Who else is excited for Halloween?