Best Halloween Events West Midlands 2021 | Things to do Half-Term

This post covers the main Halloween events in the West Midlands for 2021 over the October half-term. We’ve found events in all of the counties and there are plenty of ideas to keep you busy during the October holidays.

Things to do October Half Term – Halloween – West Midlands – Shropshire – Staffordshire – Warwickshire – Worcestershire

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Best Halloween Events West Midlands 2020 | Things to do Half-Term

Amerton Farm – Halloween Spooktacular – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Pick your own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch. New for 2020 clean n’ scoop area. Save the dirty job for the farm! Carving kits are available to purchase.

Amerton Farm

Address: Stowe by Chartley, Stafford, Staffordshire ST18 0LA

When? TBC

How much? TBC


Ash End Children’s Farm – Halloween Spooktacular – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Halloween is back this year with special attention to social distancing. Book with confidence! If the even scarier prospect of another lockdown stops this event we will be refunding or rescheduling tickets.

Carve your own pumpkin
Meet the Wizard and his critters
Treats for children in costume
Ghoulish games and crafts

Ash end farm

Address: Middleton Lane, Tamworth B78 2BL

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Attwell Farm Park – Halloween Spooktacula – Tickets on sale soon – Worcestershire

Take a stroll into our pumpkin patch and pick your own pumpkin! Then take your Victim (Pumpkin) to the Ghastly Gazebo to Gut & Carve them up! Take them home with you to scare away the trick or treaters. (1 x Free Pumpkin per Paying Child). Additional pumpkins can be purchased at checkout.

The Ghastly ghosts have taken over the farm!! Hunt them down and solve the Puzzle! To win a Treat.

Dress up in Spooky attire, to receive a sweet treat upon entry.

Atwell Farm Park

Address: Seafield Ln, Redditch B98 9DB

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Black Country Living Museum – Halloween Nights – Tickets on sale soon – West Midlands

Explore our spooky streets as you trick-or-treat your way around Canalside village. You’ll spot fantastical characters too, from our mighty tree creatures to the incredible steambuster robot. Plus, join in the frightful family fun by dressing in your best monster or alien costume and head to the monster’s ball! There’ll be chances to take part too, as the best dressed little creatures can join our mosters in our costume parade. Priority Booking opens to Members from Wed 1 Sep 12 noon. Tickets will then go on general sale from Wed 8 Sep 12 noon. 

Address: Tipton Rd, Dudley DY1 4SQ

When? 22nd, 23rd, 29th and 30th October

How much? TBC


Drayton Manor – More Treat than Trick – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Join us from 17th – 31st October 2020 for spook-tacular fun. With plenty of fang-tastic  treats for the little ones including over 100 rides & attractions, you can enjoy a great family day out this October Half Term.

Drayton Manor

Address: Drayton Manor Dr, Fazeley, Mile Oak, Tamworth B78 3TW

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Echills Wood Railway – Halloween – Tickets on sale now – West Midlands

Are you brave enough to ride the ‘Scream and Steam’ Express, running though Kingsbury woods in the dark? What horrors will haunt you on the scariest night of the year! Watch out for spooky witches and scary surprises over our 2km ride. With your premium first class ticket, travel in style with our covered coaches, keeping you dry should the weather choose not to be, and benefit from no long queues waiting for your train!

Echills Wood Railway

Address: Kingsbury Water Park, Bodymoor Heath Rd, Bodymoor Heath, Sutton Coldfield B76 0DY

When? 30th October

How much? £4 per person.


Hartlebury Castle – Witch and Wizard School – To Be Confirmed – Worcestershire

Calling all or budding witches and wizards…choose and carve your own pumpkin, dress up in your favourite spooky costume, make a wand, cast spells and stir up a potion ready for Halloween and follow the pumpkin trail!

Carve a Spooky Pumpkin – Leave the mess at home and choose a locally grown pumpkin to carve for just £3 each (plus normal museum admission).

Witch and Wizard School – Make a wand, cast spells and stir up a potion ready for Halloween. Pupils get a certificate at the end of their session. £2 each (plus normal museum admission).

Hartlebury Castle

Address: Hartlebury, Kidderminster DY11 7XZ

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Hatton Adventure World – Pumpkin Spooktacular – Dates Confirmed – Warwickshire

Info from the previous event – With the nights drawing in, the weather turning chilly and the clocks going back, it’s that time of year when Hatton goes full on spooky! We’ll once again be awash with ghosts, ghouls, cobwebs…and pumpkins! Pick your own free pumpkin, brave our Haunted House and create a spooktacular carving, dress up in your scary fancy dress outfit and join us with a FULL programme of spooky activities.

Hatton Adventure World

Address: Dark Ln, Hatton, Warwick CV35 8XA

When? 23rd to 31st October

How much? TBC


Hawkstone Park Follies – Trails and Terrible Tales – Tickets on sale now – Shropshire

Join us for some family Halloween fun throughout October Half Term. Activities and trails to be confirmed soon.

Hawkstone Park Follies

Address: Burma Rd, Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4AS

When? 23rd to 31st October

How much? Adults £10.25, children 3-15 £7.25, other pricing options are available.


Hoo Zoo – Dinos in The Dark – Tickets on sale now – Shropshire

Come along this Halloween Week and visit our Dinos In The Dark. Walk around Hoo-Rassic World and see the Dinosaurs like never before. Afterwards, be sure to visit Raptor and Rexy in the activity barn along with taking part in all our dino activities. This event runs from 6 pm to 8.30 pm and does not include admission to the rest of Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World (just Hoo-Rassic World, Reptile House and Activity Barn).

Address: Hadley, Telford TF6 6DJ

When? 23rd to 31st October

How much? Adults £9.95, children 2-15 £8.95. Other pricing options are available.


Kenilworth Castle – Spooky Castle – To Be Confirmed – Warwickshire

Info from a previous event – Gather your little monsters for a ghoulishly good day out at Kenilworth Castle. Follow the trail to solve creepy clues and gather round to listen to spooky stories. There’s a frighteningly fun fancy dress competition every day – just come in your scariest outfits to be in with a chance of winning.

English Heritage

Address: Castle Green, Kenilworth CV8 1NG

When? TBC

How much? TBC


Little Owl Farm Park – Halloween – Event to be confirmed – Worcestershire

Come & experience Halloween at Little Owl Farm Park this October. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will not be running our Fright Night experience this year, however we still have plenty of fun and spooky activities for all the family to take part in during the daytime.

As always, we also encourage our visitors to dress up to get into the Halloween spirit! Tickets released from mid-October.

Little Owl Farm

Address: Owl Hill Lane Dunhampton, Stourport-on-Severn DY13 9SS

When? TBC

How much? TBC


National Forest Adventure Farm – Halloween Spooktacular – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Take the pumpkin wagon tractor ride to our pumpkin patch and pick your own for FREE! 1 pumpkin per child aged 2+ or child member. Subject to availability. Broomstick training – Learn to fly in our interactive show! Cauldron Chaos – Find the ingredients hidden in the maze to make the potion! Mummy Maze Hunt – Find mummies hidden in the maize maze. Haunted Mirror Maze – Are you brave enough to enter?

National Forest Adventure Farm

Address: Postern Rd, Tatenhill, Burton-on-Trent DE13 9SJ

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Park Hall Farm – Pumpkin Fest – Tickets on sale now – Shropshire

There will be a FREE pumpkin for every paying child to choose and take home. For members there is a small charge for the pumpkin. Grown ups can help scoop out the pumpkin then can carve your very own design. We will have a giant scarecrow trail in the woods , the Little Scary House will be open for braver visitors and Pumpkin Alley will have a few new surprises! The Singing Pumpkins are always laugh- a definite favourite!

Park Hall Farm

Address: Burma Rd, Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4AS

When? 15th to 31st October

How much? Free for members (small charge for a pumpkin). Tickets are £11.95 each for anyone 2 and over. Under 2’s are free. Other pricing options are available. Tickets must be prebooked online.


Rays Farm – October Half-Term – Tickets on sale now – Shropshire

Choose your own Pumpkin;  explore the creepy corners of Fairytale Forest (wellies are recommended); meet all of our friendly animals and birds and solve the Spooky Trail. Children will receive a free Halloween activity pack (not suitable for under 3’s).

Rays Farm

Address: Chorley, Bridgnorth WV16 6PR

When? 23rd to 31st October

How much? Tickets are £10.50 for an adult, £7.50 for a child age 2-15 years (includes a pumpkin). There is a small booking fee on top of this. Other pricing options are available. You must pre-book online.


Rodbaston Animal Farm – Halloween Spooktacular – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Info from a previous event – Come along this Halloween for a frightfully good time at Rodbaston Animal Zone. Hear some unBOOlievable facts in our animal talks, enter our online competitions as well as our annual fancy dress competition, follow our spooky trail for a trick or treat and face your fears at our mini beast encounter!

South Staffs College

Address: College, Rodbaston Dr, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5PH

When? TBC

How much? TBC


Severn Valley Railway – Ghost Trains – Worcestershire

Are you brave enough to climb aboard the Ghost Train? Arrive at Kidderminster Station before making your way along the dark platform to find your compartment.
Once aboard the train, hold on tight as the train roars away, passing through haunted stations on the way to Arley – the home of the living dead! But beware, those things that go bump in the night are not just outside the windows…

Severn valley railway

Address: Station Dr, Kidderminster DY10 1QX

When? 28th, 29th, 30th October

How much? £70-80 for a compartment for up to 4 people. £100-110 for up to 6 people. Prebooking online is essential.


Spetchley Park Gardens – Spooktacular – To Be Confirmed – Worcestershire

Info from a previous event – Visit our Spooktacular Spetchley-vania Haunted Gardens – Gather together your little monsters for a ghoulishly good day out this half term. We have turned the Gardens over to Count Dracula and his Family, discover our very own Transalvania, that will send a shiver down the spines of the whole family. Why not come in frighteningly fun fancy dress, dress in your scariest outfits to be in with a chance of appearing on our wall of fright.

Spetchley gardens

Address: The Estate Office, Spetchley WR5 1RS

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Trentham Gardens – Trail & Activities – To Be Confirmed – Staffordshire

Halloween activities – Back by popular demand – craft your own magical wand from materials from the Gardens. £2 a wand

All of the best witches and wizards have handmade broomsticks. Head down to the activity area and we’ll give you the materials you need to craft your own! £4 a broom

New for this year! Mix your own magical spells to sprinkle in your garden – wildflowers will sprout from the ground next Spring. activity £2

PLUS Trentham’s Trickery trail – Follow the trail to find out what magical mischief they have been up to. From floating witch hats to pumpkins that defy gravity. Find the tricks to complete the trail and you’ll be rewarded with a treat!

Trentham Gardens

Address: Stone Rd, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8JG

When? TBC

How much? TBC

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Warwick Castle – The Haunted Castle – Tickets on sale now – Warwickshire

Join the ghosts, ghouls, wizards and witches of Warwick Castle this October and prepare for a Halloween adventure brimming with spooky tales, scary fun, and daytime themed attractions and activities for all ages.

Uncover eerie experiences around every corner and explore the gruesome truths of history in the Horrible Histories® maze.

Search the spooky mansion, navigate the Haunted Hollows and discover even more quirky characters in their spellbinding shows live on the Dead Centre Stage!

Warwick Castle

Address: Castle, Castle Ln, Warwick CV34 4QU

When? 23rd to 31st October

How much? Tickets from £24 per person. Tickets must be prebooked online.


West Midland Safari Park – Spooky Spectacular – Tickets on sale now – Worcestershire

We will be brimming with Halloween decorations including illuminated, themed scarecrows and hundreds of pumpkins.

Meet our brand new pumpkin scarecrow character, ‘Patch’, and join his spook-tastic activity trail! Full of Halloween fun for the whole family, it’s the perfect way to brighten up the spookiest of seasons.

West Midland Safari Park

Address: Spring Grove Rd, Bewdley, Kidderminster DY12 1LF

When? 22nd to 31st October

How much? An adult ticket is £25, children 3-15 years £20.00. Under 3s are free. Other pricing options are available. Everyone must pre-book online.

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Witley Court Gardens – Spooky Witley – To Be Confirmed – Worcestershire

Gather your little monsters for a ghoulishly good day out at Witley Court. Follow the trail to solve creepy clues and gather round to listen to spooky stories. There’s a frighteningly fun fancy dress competition every day – just come in your scariest outfits to be in with a chance of winning.

With tales of spectres and strange apparitions, Witley Court has long had a reputation for ghostly happenings. Swoop by and sink your teeth into a Halloween adventure for all the family.

English Heritage

Address: Worcester Rd, Droitwich Spa, Droitwich WR6 6JT

When? TBC

How much? TBC


Wonderland – Halloween Extravaganza – Tickets on sale now – Shropshire

This year they have two different events – one in the evening and one in the daytime.

Daytime – Carve your own pumpkin with our scarecrow at the pumpkin patch, and decorate biscuits with a halloween theme with our not to wicked witch! Halloween trick or treat day especially for younger children…and more.

Evening – Bring your torch and prepare to be spooked. Trick or treating, circus acts, light display and smoke, firework display, maze of the walking dead and more.

Wonderland

Address: Hinkshay Rd, Dark Ln, Telford TF4 3NZ

When? Daytime 23rd to 31st October. Nighttime 29th, 30th and 31st October.

How much? Daytime – Child £15, Adult £12.50. Nighttime – Child £17, Adult £15.

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