70 Best Halloween Kid Friendly Events 2023

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Last Updated on October 16, 2023 by Suzy

This post will help you find the best Halloween Events for Kids near you in 2023 across England. We have found some great events in all the different counties including Halloween ghost trains, pumpkin patches, Halloween-themed trails and numerous attractions that go all out with spooking theming and decorations.

There is something for all ages and we have included over 70 of the best family-friendly Halloween events. Please check out our listings below, we have listed them by county so you can find a great Halloween Day Out near you. Many events take place over October half-term but some start even sooner which is great for those with kids that love all things Halloween. If you click on a link in this article, we may earn affiliate revenue.

70 Best Halloween Kid Friendly Events

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Best Halloween Days Out With Kids London

London Zoo – Halloween – Tickets on sale – London

Whether you’re looking for traditional Halloween crafts, hair-raising animal facts, or a session in sorcery, we’ve got you covered for half-term activities. 

  • Decorate a petrifying pumpkin*.
  • Navigate through the extinct species graveyard.
  • Head to Ghoul School to learn some spells.
  • Party away in our bubble boogie.
  • Craft a menacing mask to take home with you.
  • With the help of the Zoo’s fearsome face painters, transform into a black cat, spider or other creepy creature*.
  • Tune in to terrifying animal talks and devilish demonstrations.

Address: Outer Cir, London NW1 4RY

When? 21st – 31st October

How much? Adults are around £31 without donation and children aged 3-17 are around £22, other pricing options are available.

Tower of London – Halloween at the Tower – Tickets on sale – London

This October half term, keep your wits about you and your senses on alert. With a thousand years of history housed within the Tower’s walls, can you find spirits of the past this Halloween?

As you make your way through the Tower, you might find a wisp of white sweeping by you on the stairs, or the trail of a Tudor gown swishing past a doorway. 

Catch sight of a medieval queen upon a crooked throne, spot a Roman soldier near the remnants of the London Wall, or glimpse the Wizard Earl concocting potions in his apothecary.

Address: London EC3N 4AB

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Included in palace admission – (members go free). Adults from £33.60, children aged 5-15 £16.80. Other pricing options are available, under 5s are free.

Best Halloween Days Out With Kids South East

Blackberry Farm Park – Halloween – Tickets on sale – East Sussex

At Blackberry Farm we pride ourselves on our interactive activities. During Halloween as well as our daily activities we will be running our ‘Spook-tacular’ additions.

Our Halloween activities include a SCARECROW TRAIL TRACTOR RIDE! Look out for letters along your journey they will make a Halloween word. At the end of the ride tell the driver the anagram to receive a treat.

We have an all-ages PUMPKIN PATCH! Where you can choose the perfect Halloween pumpkin for £4.75 per pumpkin. We also offer Pumpkin Carving* – for just £9.75 you can pick your pumpkin, draw the face and carve with our team. Take home your very own carved pumpkin without having to clean up the mess (A parent’s dream!) and more.

Address: Blackberry Farm, Whitesmith, Lewes BN8 6JD

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? £13.50 per person

Blackgang Chine – Fiesta of the Dead – Tickets on sale – Isle of Wight

On selected dates from 20 October – to 2 November, immerse yourself in a vibrant eruption of light and colour inspired by the traditional Mexican celebration.

Embark on a journey from the land of the living to the land of the dead, passing spectacular lighting displays and the spirits of the past on your way.

Come together with friends and family members to honour passed loved ones.

Dance the night away under colourful papel picado flags with street entertainment and flavours of Mexico.

Address: Ventnor PO38 2HN

When? 20th October – 2nd November

How much? Tickets from £27.50 each.

Blenheim Palace – Halloween Entertainment – Tickets on sale – Oxfordshire

As Halloween creeps closer and the days shorten, there’s a chill in the air at Blenheim Palace where ghosts, ghouls and witches get ready to deliver a whole host of tricks and treats along a spooktacular trail.

Wander from dusk into darkness and through the spooky spider tunnel to be surprised by fantastic fire performers as you watch out for the headless horseman emerging from the mist. Discover scary scarecrows, listen to the werewolves’ howl and dodge the grinning pumpkins as you approach the vampire’s crypt but beware, you don’t know what fanged monster lurks inside.

Address: Woodstock OX20 1PP

When? 20th – 29th October

How much? An adult ticket costs from £18, and Children 3-16 £14 each.

Bocketts Farm – Wizards & Witches week – Tickets on sale – Surrey

  • Visit the Tom’s Talking Reptiles Roadshow
  • Watch Science and Slime shows
  • Explore the Pumpkin Village
  • Creepy Craft Corner
  • Meet and Greet the Owls and Birds of Prey
  • Complete the Witches & Wizards Quiz Trail
  • Enjoy the Indoor Soft Play – and more

Address: Young St, Fetcham, Leatherhead KT22 9BS

When? 21st- 29th October

How much? An adult ticket online is £18.00 and £19.50 for a child aged 3-17. Children under 2 are free. Other pricing options are available. 

Chessington World of Adventures – Howl’o’ween – Tickets on sale – London

Things are getting spoOoky once again at Chessington this October, with a FaBOOlous Halloween event for the whole family – join us on select October weekends and during half term. With entertainment for all ages, rides at dusk, Halloween fancy dress competitions AND a brand new trick-or-treat experience, Enchanted Hollow… we dare you not to miss out!

Address: Leatherhead Rd, Chessington KT9 2NE

When? 7th – 8th, 14th – 30th October

How much? Tickets online from £35 online.

Fairytale Farm – Pirates ‘n’ Pumpkins – Tickets on sale – Oxfordshire

Find the hidden treasure along the Pumpkin Pirates trail for a Scarily Ever After treat!

  • Come dressed up as a pirate or pumpkin for a Scarily Ever After treat as you arrive.
  • Visit our ‘Jolly Roger Pumpkin Patch’, where the Pumpkin Pirates will share the booty with every child (one free pumpkin per child).
  • Pose with the Pumpkin Pirates
  • Become a creative pumpkin picker in Captain Pumpkin’s Carving Marquee and carve yourself a Jack-o’-Lantern or turn your pumpkin into a pumpkin pirate with paints.
  • Get as cunningly creative as a pirate in our Crafty Scallywag Marquee
  • Mother Goose and friends have been recruited as deck hands they will be dressed in pirate fashion ready to set sail
  • See our mice scurrying around the alleyways of Mouse Town ready to leap aboard and hide below deck to plunder the ship’s biscuits!
  • Walk through our magical illuminations every day from dusk.

Address: Southcombe OX7 5QH

When? 22nd – 30th October

How much? £9.49 per person online. 

Fishers Farm Park – Halloween Happy Hauntings – Tickets on Sale – West Sussex

Make no bones about it, Fishers Farm Park’s Halloween Happy Hauntings is a fun family day out that puts the fang in fang-tastic!

‘LITTLE BOO BARN’
We have “sugar’n’spiced” things up this year with the perfect event for all little monsters (mwahahaha!) Brace yourselves for some innovative, interactive family fun as you tip-toe into the mystical ‘Little Boo Barn’
Meander through the weird and wonderful, experiencing giggles and thrills on the way! Join in with singing pumpkins and enjoy a not-so-scary Halloween adventure for your teenie-Halloweenies.

Is it a trick, or a treat? Be prepared to oohhh and ahhh at our mystic magicians in our daily magic shows.

Dare to ride our mysterious Ghost Tunnel? It’s a funny, but spooky ride with an educational twist…mwahahaha! and more

Address: Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green RH14 0EG

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Tickets are £21.95 pp ages 3 and over. Other pricing options are available.

Fishers Farm Park Halloween

Isle of Wight Steam Railway – Wizard Week – Tickets on sale – Isle of Wight

It wouldn’t be Halloween without a little magic and we have a real-life magician conjuring up a few tricks. Meet the friendly witches of Havenstreet, you may be able to be a spooky apprentice and help with some magic spells. Watch the skies as the birds of prey from Haven Falconry swoop and dive. What’s more halloween-y than an owl… owl-oween if you will. Greg Chapman will also be in the station yard telling terrible tales and mesmerising you with amazing illusions.

Address: The Railway Station, Main Rd, Havenstreet, Ryde PO33 4DS

When? 23rd – 27th October

How much? Adults are £19.50 online, children 5-17 £8.25 and under 5 are free.

Legoland Windsor – Brick or Treat – Tickets on sale – Berkshire

Returning for 2023, the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort is once again hosting BRICK OR TREAT – where the LEGO® Monsters are taking over and throwing a Monster Party to celebrate their favourite time of the year!

Join us in the festivities with the return of the frightfully fun 4D movie, ‘The Great Monster Chase!’, get stuck in with awesome themed LEGO builds, watch the fangtastic Monster Jam show on the Harbour PLUS ‘Monster Street’ returns for all those who dare to visit…

Address: Winkfield Rd, Windsor SL4 4AY

When? 28th September – 5th November

How much? Tickets from £34 online per person. (almost twice that on the day)

LEGOLAND Brick Or Treat

Paultons Park – Halloween Spooktacular – Tickets on sale – Hampshire

  • Peppa Pig World’s spooky Halloween makeover.
  • Tornado Springs – Halloween decorations from the way out west. 
  • The Legend of Paultons Manor show – An all-singing and dancing extravaganza. (selected dates)
  • Ghoulish fun – meet Pickles the Pumpkin and the rest of the spirit squad characters!
  • The Fairy Garden – wander through our majestic secret garden decorated with webs and pumpkins. 
  • Rides in the dark! Late night opening until 7.30 pm on 24th, 25th & 26th October 2023.

Address: Ower, Romsey SO51 6AL

When? 12th – 30th October

How much? Tickets from £41.75 for anyone over 1m. Other tickets are available. Under 1m are free.

Paultons Park Halloween

Wellington Country Park – Hallowellyween – Tickets on sale – Berkshire

Join us this October half-term for our biggest and friendliest spooktacular family fun Halloween week! There is so much to do this Halloween at Welly Park!

Join us daily for the Wooky Willow Show Tent. Visit the Wooky Willow Show Tent for daily shows and storytelling. The Not So Spooky Show Tent. Join our favourite comedy duo Big Foot and PeteZa in the Big Top Show Tent with their hilarious family shows.

Plus The Lost Jungle. Face your fears and visit the ZooLab UK team with their wonderful creepy crawlies. Get up close and find out about these amazing creatures, from giant centipedes to tarantulas. The Pumpkin Patch. Avoid making a mess at home and carve a pumpkin with us from our Pumpkin Patch. Each pumpkin (fee applies) comes with your very own carving kit! and more

Address: Odiham Rd, Riseley, Reading RG7 1SP

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Tickets are £18.95 per person. Under 2s are free.

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Best Halloween Days Out With Kids South West

Camel Creek – Halloween – Tickets on sale – Cornwall

Info from last year – You are invited to our spooky spectacular this October half-term at Camel Creek. We’ve so much planned it’s frightening! Our guests’ favourites shall be returning, from our Stable Suprise to our House of Horrors, Witch’s Grotto and so many new spooky attractions from trails, treats, and maybe the odd trick.

What’s great about Halloween at Camel Creek is all our extra Halloween attractions are included in our admissions price! It really is great value for money, there is so much to cram into a ghoulishly good day out for you and the family.

Address: Tredinnick, Wadebridge PL27 7RA

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Tickets from £18 per person over 105cm and other pricing options are available.

Cotswold Farm Park – Pumpkin Patch – Tickets on Sale – Gloucestershire

Stroll through our charming patch, where thousands of bright orange carving pumpkins create a sea of adorable opportunities. Snatch up those picture-perfect moments, guaranteed to warm your heart and light up your social feeds.

Secure your spot at our awesomely autumnal event with our Pumpkin Patch Tickets, offering full access to the Patch, Maize Maze, carving activity, and more. Enjoy additional perks with a delicious freshly baked Halloween cookie and a plump pumpkin* of choice all included in one price.

Address: Guiting Power, Cheltenham GL54 5FL

When? 6th – 8th, 13th – 15th, 20th – 22nd and 26th – 31st October

How much? Entry Included with Farm Park Admission! – See the website for pricing

Crealy Adventure Park – Spook-fest – Tickets on sale – Devon

Our popular Halloween event is back! Trick or treat yourself to a Crealy spooky day out this October and discover the most rides in Devon + our frightful Halloween attractions for fun whatever the weather. 

Our Scarecrow Scare Maze is back. Be careful about what’s lurking around the corner, as our scarecrows have some new friends ready for a fright under the moonlight this year. New for 2023, sink your teeth into this immersive Dinosaur experience & get ready for a rawr-some trip through the pre-historic jungle and more.

Address: Sidmouth Rd, Clyst St Mary, Exeter EX5 1DR

When? Spook-Fest will run on 14th, 15th, 20th – 29th October. 

How much? From £18 pp.

Crealy Spook Fest

Noah’s Ark Zoo – Pumpkin Fest – Tickets on Sale – Somerset

Explore our undercover pumpkin-themed corner, enjoy the seasonal games and capture the perfect pumpkin picture.

This year’s pumpkins are weird, wacky, and wonderful – coming in all different shapes and sizes and grown using our very own rhino and elephant dung! If you would like to take a pumpkin home after your day of autumnal fun at Noah’s Ark, we have a wide selection to choose from at the Farmshop Pumpkin Patch, with prices starting from just £3. You’ll find the Farmshop located in the car park.

Collect a trail map from the ticket office and follow the clues around the Zoo to bust myths about a range of misunderstood animals at Noah’s Ark. Complete the trail and hand it in at the ticket office for the chance to win an animal adoption.

Address: Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG

When? 9th October – 5th November

How much? Tickets are cheaper online – Adults are £24.20 each and children are £19.58.

Noahs Ark Pumpkin Festival

Paradise Park – Creepy Half Term – Tickets on sale – Cornwall

Special appearances by Mark’s Ark with creepy crawly wildlife encounters! Dates to be confirmed. Learn some frightfully fascinating facts on the Pumpkin Trail and claim your spooky treat! Discover the extraordinary Dracula parrot and spot the males with a red spot behind the eyes! Special ‘Meet & Greets’ with some great characters like Frank the Eagle Owl. Halloween-themed twinkly lights in the Jungle Express Train tunnel (small extra charge and weather permitting). Plus more.

Address: 16 Trelissick Rd, Hayle TR27 4HY

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Adults are £17.25, children 3-15 £13.50 and under 3 years are free. Other pricing options are available.

Wookey Hole – Halloween – Tickets on sale – Somerset

  • Decorated with around 800 pumpkins, every visitor will be sure to get in the Halloween spirit the moment they set foot at Wookey Hole.
  • Visitors can unleash their magical potential with interactive wand lessons. This effect-filled experience will teach every young witch or wizard how to harness magic, receiving a certificate after completing the lesson and certifying their new, magical skills.
  • The famous Wookey Hole Circus will be holding its Halloween show, based around the hit character from the Addams family, on Wednesday, in a mesmerising and darkly delightful show.
  • Children will be able to embark on a thrilling pumping trail, with every child receiving a Halloween treat at the end.
  • Swing into the Halloween golfing experience: The adventure golf course at Wookey Hole will be transformed into a thrilling realm of pumpkins and monsters, promising spooky fun for all ages.
  • Discover eerie delights at the exit to the caves, where visitors will find a mesmerising pumpkin patch.

Address: Wookey Hole Ltd. Wookey Hole, Wells, Somerset BA5 1BB

When? 21st – 29th October 2023

Wookey Hole Halloween

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Best Halloween Days Out With Kids East Midlands

Bluebell Dairy – Halloween Festival – Tickets on Sale – Derbyshire

A pumpkin picking patch with 10s of THOUSANDS of pumpkins, a Halloween trail, and daily spooky shows, there’s always something exciting for you to enjoy!

Join us at Bluebell Dairy for our fantastic festival! FREE Pumpkin with every child ticket. But we are MORE THAN JUST PUMPKINS, we have lots of Activities and Shows:

Pumpkin Village with LOADS of selfie spots!
NEW! Witch’s Potion Class
Trick or Treat Training Show
The Secret Life of Bugs
NEW! Scarecrow Maize Maze and more

Address: Locko Rd, Derby DE21 7AR

When? 14th-15th, 21st-22nd and 28th-31st December

How much? Please visit their website.

Chatsworth House – Half Term Halloween Fun – Tickets on Sale – Derbyshire

Bring your little monsters to the farmyard to meet the animals and join in with creepy Halloween-themed activities this Autumn half term.

As well as our fun daily activities, such as animal feeding and milking demonstrations, you can join in any of these spooktacular Halloween-themed events:

– visit our pumpkin patch and choose your own pumpkin
– carve and decorate your pumpkin to take home
– Halloween-themed face painting
– spooky Halloween-themed crafts

Address: Bakewell DE45 1PP

When? 23rd October – 3rd November

How much? Prices vary as you can book all-access tickets or just ground tickets. Please visit their website

Lincolnshire Wildlife Park – Halloween Mystery Walk – Tickets on Sale – Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Wildlife Park presents a spooky surprise walk around the park this Halloween half-term! What will you discover within the mystery boxes as you enjoy your day out? There may be some tricks or maybe even some treats along the way, will you dare feel or sniff the mystery boxes to complete your trail and win not one, but two Halloween prizes for being brave?

It’s just £1.50 extra to join in… or maybe you’d like to upgrade your trail to just £3 and take home a peculiar pumpkin! Plus, there’s bouncy castle fun for the kids on 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st October too!

When? 28th – 31st October

Address: Dickon Hill Rd, Friskney, Boston PE22 8PF

How much? Normal entry plus £1.50 extra to join in or upgrade your trail ticket to £3 and take home a pumpkin.

Manor Farm Park – Half Term Halloween Fun – Tickets on sale – Leicestershire

  • Experience Ghoul School in the woodlands.
  • Enjoy carving a spooky pumpkin.
  • Meet our smaller animals in the Animal Chat Room. 
  • Say hello to our bigger animals out in the paddocks. 
  • Follow The World of Dinosaur Roar! Discovery Trail in our woodlands. 
  • Experience falconry displays at 11.30 am and 1 pm, weather permitting*. 
  • Enjoy owl holding from 11 am to midday and from 1.15 pm to 3 pm (an additional £1 per person). 
  • Explore our Indoor Playbarn with adventure play for all ages…and more

When? 21st – 31st October

Address: Castle Hill, East Leake, Loughborough LE12 6LU

How much? Adult ticket £12.45 online in advance, child aged 2-17 £13.95. Under twos WITH token for Ghoul School & Pumpkin Carving – £2.

Matlock Farm Park – Halloween Festival – Tickets on Sale – Derbyshire

Come and walk along our spooky trail in our woodland and see some familiar Halloween characters at different prop sets – don’t worry – it’s fun, not scary! we’ll have friendly characters too to interact with in the woodland and around the park, even providing some broomstick flying workshops! We’ll have friendly live characters too to interact with in the woodland and around the park.

Of course, there’ll be our Pumpkin Patch which you can buy a token for and children with their grown-ups can grab a wheelbarrow to explore the patch and pick their favourite pumpkin – carve it here at our carving stations or take it home with you!

When? 25th – 31st October

Address: Jaggers Ln, Matlock DE4 5LH

How much? Adults are £15.95, children aged 2-14 are £13.95 and under 2s are free. 

Newstead Abbey – October and Halloween – Tickets on Sale – Nottinghamshire

  • Explore the grounds with the ‘Haunted Houses’ outdoor trail
  • Discover tales of ghosts with the Family Ghost Tour
  • Meet some of Newstead Abbey’s most famous spectral residents by exploring the Historic House at night.
  • Keep your eyes peeled for the ‘Naughty Gnomes of Newstead‘ inside the Historic House
  • An outdoor cinema experience like no other with Ghostbusters (12), Beetlejuice (15) and Hocus Pocus (PG)
  • Indulge in gifts & treats in our shop & cafés

When? The trail is on during the October half-term. Please visit their website for other event dates.

Address: Newstead Village NG15 8NA

How much? Prices vary as there are different events. The trail costs £2 (includes a goodie bag of spooky treats & trail sheet).

Pink Pig Farm – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on Sale – Lincolnshire

Join us in the October half-term to take your little wheelbarrow to the pumpkin patch (with lots of great photo ops), choose your own pumpkin then return to the carving barn to create your masterpiece. FREE pumpkin with every paying child. If you would like your under 2 to enjoy a pumpkin just add a pumpkin to your order. Windle the witch will be on hand to teach you how to make potions and there will be spooky food and cakes in the Greedy Pig cafe and Playbarn cafe.

When? 21st-29th October

Address: Holme Hall, Holme Ln, Scunthorpe DN16 3RE

How much? Adults (no pumpkin) are £10 and children with a pumpkin are £13 each.

Rand Farm – Halloween Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on Sale – Lincolnshire

Daytime PYO Pumpkin Festival – Perfect for a family day out with all the fun on the farm, play, actor entertainment, and our pumpkin patch.

Toddler PYO Pumpkin Festival – A morning out for your younger ones whilst the bigger kids are in school with fun on the farm, play and our pumpkin patch

Night Time PYO Pumpkin Festival – Family night or date night under the festive lighting and glistening moon with fun on the farm, indoor play and actor entertainment, licensed bar and live music in the pumpkin patch.

When? Selected dates in October

Address: Rand, Market Rasen LN8 5NJ

How much? Please visit their website for pricing as there are a few different events to choose from.

Twinlakes – Family Scream Park – Tickets on sale – Leicestershire

It’s time to get into the Halloween spirit because Twinlakes Family Scream Park is back this October, and it’s going to be a spooktacular time! Don’t be afraid because there’s nothing scary about our Family Scream Park – it’s all about having fun and enjoying the spooky season with the whole family!

Step inside Farmer Phil’s pumpkin display and choose your own FREE pumpkin to decorate or carve. Farmer Phil has been working hard, growing thousands of pumpkins just for you!

When? 1st – 31st October

Address: Melton Spinney Rd, Melton Mowbray LE14 4FF

How much? £14.41 for anyone measuring over 108cm, £10.15 for those measuring 95-108cm and under 95cm are free.

Twin Lakes Family Scream Park

White Post Farm – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on Sale – Nottinghamshire

  • Free Pumpkin for every paying child. We’ll scoop it out for you for some mess-free carving in the carving canopy.
  • Creepy animal meets and greets across the day.
  • Head to Scarecrow School to perfect your scaring skills. (Grown-ups are required and will look very silly)
  • Watch the awesome Bird of Prey Flying Display
  • Do some spooky scrambling in the Spider Maze
  • Toast marshmallows at the fire pit. (£1 extra charge)

Plus pumpkin nights – please visit their website for further information.

When? 21st – 31st October

Address: Mansfield Rd, Farnsfield, Newark NG22 8HL

How much? Please visit their website for pricing as there are two different events.

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Burton Agnes – Halloween Trail – Tickets on sale – East Yorkshire

Over the October half term, join us in a hunt around the peaceful yet eerily atmospheric woodland, finding a frightfully fun series of handcrafted scenes.

Alongside the Halloween Trail, romp in the spine-tingling woodland adventure playground with its nine fabulous swings, tower with corkscrew slide and double zip wire and enjoy refreshments in the Stableyard.

When? 28th October – 5th November

Address: Rudston Rd, Burton Agnes, Driffield YO25 4NB

How much? Adults £9.50, Children (4-15 years) £6.50, Under 4s free. Family tickets from £16.00.

Burton Agnes Halloween

Burton Constable – Haunted Hall / Gruesome grounds  – Tickets on Sale – East Yorkshire

With a Gruesome Grounds ticket, you are entitled to access our Petrifying Pumpkin Trail, Creepy Crafts and Spooky Story Telling, plus each pre-booked child ticket comes with a free goodie bag!

With a Haunted Hall ticket not only do you get access to all of the Grounds activities (Petrifying Pumpkin Trail, Creepy Crafts, Spooky Story Telling) but also gain entry to the Haunted Hall where you can complete the Wicked Witch Hat Hunt and hear all of the ghoulish Ghost Stories!”

When? 30th October – 3rd November

Address: Skirlaugh, Hull HU11 4LN

How much? Pricing varies, please visit their website

Burton Constable Halloween

Cannon Hall Farm – Pumpkin Picking – South Yorkshire – Tickets on sale

THE PUMPKIN patch is returning to Cannon Hall Farm – with almost 10,000 pumpkins available for visitors to pick – and our expert carvers will shape out those toothy grins for you.

As well as amazing outdoor and indoor playgrounds and animal talks, our pumpkin patch is the perfect place for you to capture those insta-worthy pictures. 

Children who have a paid ticket are entitled to one free pumpkin each (no matter how big it is) and will be allocated a token on arrival.

Visitors are also encouraged to wear fancy dress – and spot prizes will be offered by farm staff to those who have made a special effort. Don’t forget our carvers will also be happy to help create your lantern by carving it for you.

When? 14th – 31st October

Address: Bark House Ln, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4AT

How much? £12.95 per person plus booking fee

Flamingo Land – Halloween Half Term – Tickets on sale – North Yorkshire

This Halloween, we have a host of spooktacular events, attractions and activities sure to thrill the whole family for a full 16 days of the Holidays! The Theme Park is open from 10 am until 5 pm daily with park admission prices.

Evening-only tickets (from 4 pm) are available on Halloween Extra dates for £10 per person which include access to the last hour of rides (until 5 pm), a selection of Twilight Rides for Kids, access to our ‘CARNIVAL OF HORRORS’ Live Show and our Pyromusical Fireworks or Drone Swarm Displays.

When? 21st October – 5th November

Address: Kirby Misperton, Malton YO17 6UX

How much? From £39 per person / £135 family ticket (when booked 7 days in advance) or £52.50 per person / £179 Family Tickets (on the day).

Gulliver’s Valley Resort – Fright Fiesta – South Yorkshire – Tickets on sale

Join our festival-style Halloween that’s bursting with colour, costumes and music. Fright Fiesta is full of fabulous family activities, frights and theme park fun. Come together and celebrate the spookiest season of the year at Gulliver’s.

Showcase your fancy dress costume or delve deep into the theme park and discover our spooktacular rides. Experience a Gulliver’s Halloween event that’s all about families, joy and celebration. Save money on the freaky festivities by booking your theme park tickets at least two days in advance.

When? Selected dates from 7th – 31st October

Address: Mansfield Rd, Sheffield S26 5QW

How much? Tickets from £21 per person, under 90cm are free. Other pricing options are available.

Monk Park Farm – Halloween Spooktacular – North Yorkshire – Tickets on sale

Whether you want to show off your creative carving skills, a competitive comrade on the pumpkin catapult or just want that insta-worthy autumnal shot, Monk Park Farm is the perfect place for all things pumpkins! Oh and don’t forget, your ticket gives you full access to the farm! As well as pumpkin picking, we’ll also be having a Mini Pumpkin Hunt, Witches Potion/Broom making and lots lots more.

When? 6th-9th, 13-16th October and 20th October – 5th November

Address: Green Ln, Thirsk YO7 2AG

How much? Tickets are cheaper online – Adult £9, children 2-16 including 1 pumpkin £12.95, other pricing options are available.

Mother Shipton’s Cave – Halloween – Tickets on sale – North Yorkshire

Come one, come all for a freakishly fun Halloween experience at Mother Shipton’s Creepy Carnival trail! Deep within our spooky forest, a world of eerie enchantment awaits…

Step right up and prepare to be thrilled and amazed by hauntingly captivating displays and spine-tingling surprises. Explore abandoned circus tents as they whisper ghostly secrets from their forgotten past and meet a host of creepy characters who are waiting to steal the show in our festival of frights.

Roll up, roll up! Join the parade, come dressed in your spookiest costumes and share your photos with us to be in with the chance of winning tickets to come back again.

When? 28th October – 5th November

Address: Prophecy House, Harrogate Rd, High Bridge, Knaresborough HG5 8DD

How much? A car of up to 5 people is £33 and additional people are £10 each. Pedestrian tickets are £10 and they do not allow large vehicles (they don’t fit through the entrance). Prebooking is essential.

Piglets Adventure Farm – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on Sale – North Yorkshire

Kids will get a pumpkin included in their ticket which they can pick from the pumpkin patch. They can then get carving in the carving tent. There is a mysterious maze with ghosts hiding inside. Plus Professor Dan’s magic show and more.

When? 7th-8th, 14th-15th, 21st-22nd and 28th-31st October

Address: Towthorpe Grange, Towthorpe Moor Ln, Towthorpe, York YO32 9ST

How much? Adults from £10.95-13.95 and children from £12.95-16.95.

Piglets Adventure Farm Pumpkin Festival

Sledmere House – Spooky Barn Halloween Adventure – Tickets On Sale – East Yorkshire

Calling all magical beings! The Wizards Gathering is the most exciting meeting of witches and wizards in the wizarding calendar! Join us this year at the atmospheric Spooky
Barn at Sledmere and help Wizard Fumblefoot, who’s got into a bit of a muddle, and Witch Goodheart who is on the rampage, before having a magical animal encounter of your own!

Come and enjoy a fun and family-friendly Halloween walk-through experience, with performers, magical animal encounters and activities! Don’t forget to follow the trail down to the Walled Garden to take part in our petrifying pumpkin hunt!

When?  28th October – 5th November

Address: Sledmere, Driffield YO25 3XG

How much? Spooky barn, grounds and gardens adult £12.50, children aged 3-16 £6.50. Other pricing options are available.

Stockeld Park – Halloween Adventure – Tickets on sale – North Yorkshire

Join us for some of the spookiest Halloween events in Yorkshire – with a wide range of parties and adventures available when Stockeld Park comes alive for the Autumn Half Term!

So if Halloween is your thing, then Stockeld Park has plenty to offer every Autumn, with some of the most popular and exciting family-friendly Halloween events in Yorkshire (with a free pumpkin up to October 31st for every paying child)!

Explore the Enchanted Forest and encounter the Woodland Witches or test your adventurous spirit in the mummy maze. With so many fun activities on offer, don’t forget to visit our pumpkin patch and select your perfect pumpkin. Remember to dress up in your spookiest attire as the best dressed will win a prize.

When? 21st – 22nd October & 28th October – 5th November

Address: Wetherby Rd, Wetherby LS22 4AN

How much? Please see their website for prices as they vary according to activities. 

Thornton Hall Country Park – Various events – Tickets on sale – North Yorkshire

Farm & Pumpkin picking – Grab your barrow and pick the perfect pumpkin in our MUD FREE pumpkin patch. Don’t forget to capture a hauntingly perfect Halloween photograph with one of our frightful photo opportunities!
*Pumpkins are not included in the entry price and are an additional cost.

Plus Spooks – There are some creepy goings on at Thornton Hall Farm this Halloween. A spooktacular family day out, packed with magical adventures – perfect entertainment for the whole family. Amaris ‘witch of the moon’ and Hestia ‘witch of fire’ return to Thornton Hall Country Park as they recruit a new witch or warlock to join the Pendle Hill Coven ….. will you join them? 

New ghoulish residents have moved into Trick or Treat Street, the street where it is Halloween every day. Knock on the doors and be prepared for a trick or a treat in this spooktacular interactive adventure! Plus the Pumpkin Patch and more

When? Farm & Pumpkin picking from 7th – 18th October – Spooks 21st – 31st October

Address: Thornton-in-Craven, Skipton BD23 3TS

How much? Please visit their website for pricing.

William’s Den – William’s Spooky Adventures – Tickets on sale – East Yorkshire

  • Bring your most chilling moves to the Monster Mash Disco and try not to lose your head in a round of Scarecrow Golf!
  • Help “Priscilla the Wise” track down her lost spell book
  • Decorate your own Sweet Apple treat*
  • Pick up a Pumpkin to take the magic home with you*
  • Play all Day Inside and Out William’s Den style!

New for 2023 – the safest spooky Trick-or-treat experience in East Yorkshire

Head on over to our purpose-built Trick-or-Treat Street. Meet the colourful characters who live behind the wooden doors. Some have sweets, others have treats! 

When? 28th – 31st October

Address: Castle Farm, Wold Hill HU15 2LS

How much? Adults £13.95, children 3-18 £16.95, other pricing options are available. 

William's Den Spooky Adventure

York Maze – Hallowtween – Tickets on sale – North Yorkshire

Calling all fearless 10-15 year olds, and adults of a more nervous disposition…Venture into a new dimension of spine-tingling fun this Halloween, as we invite you to explore 4 of our farm’s most mysterious buildings, each with its own twisted history you will discover for yourself once you step inside… 

Hallowtween takes place within the grounds of the legendary former Dunnington Lodge, here at York Maze, one of the most haunted sites in the whole of Yorkshire. Nothing is what it seems and you will need to keep your wits about you as you experience all the shocks and thrills of Corny’s Cornevil, The Singularity, The Flesh Pot and our NEW FOR 2023 Scare House!!!! our 4 terrifying haunted houses!

PLUS there’s street theatre, LIVE stage acts and plenty more going on to keep the whole family entertained as you take a breather in between the chilling scares…ENTER IF YOU DARE!

When? 28th – 31st October

Address: York Maze, Elvington Ln, York YO19 5LT

How much? Tickets cost £16.95 online per person.

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Alton Towers – Scarefest – Tickets on Sale – Staffordshire

As the nights get longer, Scarefest beckons. On October’s spookiest dates, tiptoe into Alton Towers Resort for all sorts of creepy scares and shocks as the award-winning Scarefest returns for 2023 with live entertainment for all ages and our award-winning spooktacular scare experiences for the bravest of souls.  Open until 9 pm each day daring guests can face our head-spinning, hair-raising rides and attractions in darkness including Wicker Man and The Smiler! 

Address: Farley Ln, Alton, Stoke-on-Trent ST10 4DB

When? 7th-18th & 13th-31st October

How much? Advance from £39 pp

Alton Towers Scarefest

Attwell Farm Park – The Haunted Harvest – Tickets on sale – Worcestershire

Step right up, brave souls and curious minds, as Attwell Farm Park becomes the stage for a supernatural spectacle like no other! The iconic Ghostbusters have traded skyscrapers for fields and proton packs for pitchforks, as they embark on a hair-raising adventure to capture mischievous spirits and misbehaving ghosts right here on the farm.

Amidst the familiar sights and sounds of the countryside, something otherworldly stirs. With their ghost-busting gear and quirky charm, the Ghostbusters are here to turn this serene setting into a hub of spectral activity. Ectoplasmic anomalies and eerie energy fluctuations await your discovery, promising a day of spooktacular excitement.

Address: Seafield Ln, Redditch B98 9DB

When? 21st – 22nd October & 28th October – 5th November

How much? Adults £12.95, children aged 2-16 includes 1 pumpkin £17.95. 0-1 £5. Off-peak prices may be cheaper.

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Bodenham Arboretum – Pumpkin Trail – Tickets on sale – Worcestershire

Come and enjoy a daytime Halloween adventure! Over 100 unique and cleverly carved pumpkins create an enchanting trail around the Big Pool and Farmyard here at Bodenham. Tickets include entrance into the arboretum. The restaurant will be open to purchase refreshments.

Or visit in the evening – Torchlit Walk “Our Annual Torchlit Pumpkin Walk is always a family favourite! Join us on an enchanting adventure around the Big Pool and Farmyard for a Halloween like no other!

Enjoy a torchlit walk around the big pool spotting the pumpkins and spooky scenes before finishing up on the terrace for more fun activities”

Address: Bodenham Ln, Kidderminster DY11 5TB

When? 21st to 31st October

How much? Adult £7.50, Children £4.50, Under 3s free of charge, + booking fee. The torchlit walk is £6.50 per person. Everyone over 3 must have a ticket. Under 3s are free. The torchlit event cost £7.50 pp.

Drayton Manor – Halloween – Tickets on Sale – Staffordshire

  • NEW Trick or Treat Trail
  • Hay Bale Trail
  • Trick or Treat with Sir Topham Hatt
  • Rory’s Boo Bash
  • Thomas Land Spooky Show
  • Spooktacular decorations
  • Over 50 rides and attractions

Plus an event for braver families from the 28th-31st of October (see website)

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

When? 5th October – 5th November

How much? Tickets from £32 and 2-3 years from £15.

Drayton Manor Halloween

Lower Drayton Farm – Pumpkin Patch – Tickets on sale – Staffordshire

Massive pumpkins, mini pumpkins, perfectly formed pumpkins and white pumpkins – we’ve got them all at Staffordshire’s BIGGEST pumpkin patch!

Hop on the trailer ride to pick your pumpkin from our patch (or head inside and select one from our pumpkin village) then carve it in our NEW indoor carving barn. PLUS pick your own carrots, potatoes & sweetcorn and enjoy some extra spoooo-ky fun! Your pumpkin and veggies are covered within your ticket price, plus so some extra FREE spooky treats (no tricks) 

Address: The Play Barn Lower Drayton Lane, Stafford ST19 5RE

When? 30th September & 1st October, 7th & 8th October, then daily from Sat 14th – Tue 31st October.

How much? £10-11 per person age 2 and over. Includes your picking experience & pumpkin to take home. This is just for the pumpkin patch. If you wish to visit Lower Drayton Farm then you will also need to purchase entry tickets.

Statfold Barn Railway – Halloween Spooktacular – Tickets on sale – Staffordshire

Statfold Country Park has been taken over by more ghosties and ghoulies than ever for a wicked time… and you’re all invited! You can enjoy spooks and thrills from unlimited ghostly train rides, trick-or-treat trails, haunted woods, an all-new live show and more, there’s plenty of fun for the whole family to enjoy.

Address: Ashby Rd, Tamworth B79 0BU

When? 28th – 31st October

How much? Adults online from – £17.00, ​Children (3-14 Years) from £15.00. Other pricing options are available.

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

The castle’s spookiest residents invite you to join them for haunting half-term fun! Frightful delights are in store for the whole family as over a thousand years of haunted history come to life. Explore mysterious mazes, spooky scare schools and eerie entertainment, all included in the price of your day ticket.

Address: Castle, Castle Ln, Warwick CV34 4QU

When? 21st October – 5th November

How much? Tickets from £32 per person online.

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

We will be brimming with Halloween decorations and hundreds of pumpkins in our impressive Pumpkin Patch, as well as the introduction of a new character, Mitzy Monster, who will be hosting a brand-new show!

Our excitable pumpkin scarecrow character, ‘Patch’, will be returning to greet guests and have his picture taken with them! But beware, as he can be a bit cheeky and loves playing tricks on people! Mitzy and Patch will be joined by their creators – the silly scientists, who will also be entertaining guests throughout the day.

Spooky explorers will need to help locate the missing potion ingredients in the free Spooky Trail, to win a delicious treat! Plus there is also a separate evening event.

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

When? 21st October – 5th November

How much? An adult ticket online is priced from £24 per person. Under 3s are free. Other pricing options are available. Some activities may have an additional charge.

Wonderland – Halloween Extravaganza – Tickets on sale – Shropshire

Come dressed for Halloween and play Trick or Treat around the Haunted Halloween Trail, collecting spooky gifts as you go! Halloween Extravaganzas!! Wonderland offers two events for Halloween.
Our daytime Halloween & our Evening Halloween event! Both of these events are PREEBOOKABLE, Wonderland has sold out of our Halloween events 3 years running so book early to avoid disappointment.

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

When? Daytime 28th-31st October and 1st-5th November. Nighttime 28th – 31st October.

How much? Please see the website for pricing.

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Audley End Miniature Railway – Halloween Special – Tickets on sale – Essex

Your fang-tastic experience will begin at the station where our station masters will board you upon our Halloween express. Chugging deep into the Estate Woodland you will arrive at the witches’ house and be greeted by the coven of witches together with their cheeky monster friends.

The wicked witches and playful monsters will entertain you, cackling and chanting spells around their cauldrons. But make sure you behave yourselves as they perform their witchy dance, or they might cast a spell on you.

Address: Audley End Rd, Audley End, Saffron Walden CB11 4JB

When? 21st to 31st October

How much? £17 per person, Under 92cm £8.50, under 1’s and carer of disabled free. Prebooking is essential.

Audley End Railway Halloween

Bewilderwood – Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade – Tickets on Sale – Norfolk

See the woods in whole new light, as you adventure through the magical light extravaganza and watch the story unfold as you journey through the woods down mysterious paths exclusive to this event. Make marvellous memories as a family, and don’t worry if you aren’t the bravest Boggle – it’s spooky not scary!

Start your adventure at dusk and craft your own Glorious Glowing Lantern to help the Boggles light up the woods at Hazel’s Hideaway, before embarking on a journey through BeWILDerwood like you have never seen before. A wonderful array of yummy grub will be available at the onsite Munch Bar, including warming snacks and hot drinks.

Address: Horning Rd, Hoveton, Norwich NR12 8JW

When? 14th-15th and 19th – 31st October

How much? £12.50 pp and under 92cm are free.

Bewilderwood Spooky Lantern Parade

Epping Ongar Railway – Fright Week – Tickets on Sale – Essex

Dress up in your scariest outfit and join our full-size ghost train as we promise some Halloween fun with the living dead!

  • Steam-hauled train journey from North Weird – but beware the living dead aren’t just lurking outside the windows!
  • Find the ghosts haunting the eerie graveyard
  • Meet the manic magician and watch his mysterious show
  • Scare us with your spookiest costumes to win prizes

Address: Station Approach, Chipping Ongar, Ongar CM5 9BN

When? 25th – 28th October

How much? Adults are £16 and children are £10.

Marsh Farm – Halloween Festival – Tickets on sale – Essex

The Award Winning Pumpkin Village is included in your ticket price. And as a little thank you for attending, every paying child will receive a FREE Pumpkin to the value of £3.

Who will you spot around the farm this Halloween? Witches, Wizards… Vampires? Maybe even Frankenstein! 

Come in fancy dress and creep through our devilishly decorated farm and enjoy our funfair rides, pumpkin picking patch, adventure play, bouncy pillows and much more.

Address: Marsh Farm Road, South Woodham Ferrers, Essex, CM3 5WP

When? 14th – 15th & 21st to the 29th October

How much? Tickets for those aged 2 are over are from £20.49 each online, toddlers £5.50 (plus booking fees) and other pricing options are available.

Marsh Farm Halloween

Mead Open Farm – Freaky Funfest – Tickets on sale – Bedfordshire

Take a seat in the Big Top for the new Freaky Flamenco Fiesta Circus and experience 3 spooky walkthrough attractions, including the all-new Horrid High!

Also included in your ticket, visit our enchanting Pumpkin Patch and choose your free Pumpkin to take home, there are fang-tastic new photo opportunities and live roaming characters to meet too! Then complete the new Monster Mash Mission, meeting new faces along the way.

Address: Stanbridge Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 9JH

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Adult ticket online £20.95 and £19.95 for a child. Under 2’s are free and other pricing options are available.

Nene Valley Railway – Ghost train – Tickets on sale – Cambridgeshire

Join us here at Wansford for a Trick or Treat party here at Nene Valley Railway. Upon arrival, you’ll get your goody bag to collect some wonderful tricks and treats. With a variety of Trick or Treat activities and stops, there is something for everyone at Thomas’ Trick or Treat Party. Don’t forget to come dressed in your favourite Halloween costume and wish Thomas a speedy recovery – hopefully, he’ll be back out for the new year! This event is suitable for anyone of any age.

Address: Wansford Station, Stibbington, Peterborough PE8 6LR

When? 25th October

How much? Adult £22, child 3-15 and over £16. Other pricing options are available.

Roarr! – Dippy’s Halloween Days – Tickets on sale – Norfolk

Get your spook on this Halloween and meet some of the original teachers who have returned in various forms to bring order, discipline, and a good solid education to the guests of ROARR!

You will find 6 lessons to attend including Professor Bloodlust teaching history lessons about dinosaurs, Professor Crochet leads the dance classes with some ghostly tunes and other special Halloween activities.

Address: Lenwade, Norwich NR9 5JW

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Tickets are £19.95 per person online for anyone over 90cm. Under 90cm are free, other pricing options are available.

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Sacrewell Heritage Farm – Scarewell – Tickets on Sale – Cambridgeshire

Experience Halloween like never before as you immerse yourself in our virtual reality headset experience. Enjoy a spooky sound and light show in an inflatable dome with 360-degree cinema. Spend the day exploring the ghastly ghost forest in the natural play area but beware of the gargoyles lurking in the darkness. They hold hidden letters to reveal a mystical word.

Join the storyteller in their rustic farmhouse for an engaging story-telling experience. They will capture your imagination and take you on an eerie adventure.

Be sure to wear your Halloween costume to Sacrewell and enhance your look with fabulous face painting in our creepy courtyard. Get stuck into slime-making and embrace your inner creativity with a spine-chilling spider craft.

Address: Thornhaugh, Peterborough PE8 6HJ

When? 21st -29th October

How much? Children are £18.95 with activities included and adults are £9.95. Other pricing options are available.

Whipsnade Zoo – Halloween – Tickets on sale – Bedfordshire

Join us for a frightfully good Halloween this October half-term at Whipsnade Zoo. With this year’s theme of unseen animals, your little ones can learn all about our animals who prefer nighttime with hair-raising animal talks, as well as getting stuck in with creepy crafts and pumpkin painting*.

This Halloween at Whipsnade Zoo, kids can:

  • Bust a move at the Halloween disco.
  • Enjoy a monstrous magic show.
  • Wear their most devilish disguises to the Zoo to take part in our costume contest.
  • Swing by for a spooky storytelling session.
  • Try out creepy crafts.
  • Paint a pumpkin with edible paints* (additional charge)

Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2LF

When? 21st – 31st October

How much? £28-£30.50 per adult, £18-20 per child. Other pricing options are available.

Whipsnade Zoo Halloween

Willows Activity Farm – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on sale – Hertfordshire

Pick your pumpkin from Willow’s Pumpkin Patch and enjoy a full programme of pumpkin-tastic fun! We’ve 1000’s of Willows-grown pumpkins for children to pick*. There’s also a Pumpkin Hunt for you all to enjoy with a prize badge for all those taking part.

A day out at our Pumpkin Festival wouldn’t be complete without a visit to our Gourds Grotto – get your Instagram-able photos with our weird and wonderful Gourds, squashes and pumpkin scenes…don’t forget to tag us in your pictures! #willowsgourdsgrotto.

Address: Coursers Rd, St Albans AL4 0PF

When? 14th-15th and 9th-31st October

How much? £25.45 per person online. Under 2 are free (proof is required). Early bird tickets are reduced in advance.

Willows Pumpkin Festival

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Adventure Valley – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on sale – County Durham

Autumn family fun returns to Adventure Valley. Pick your pumpkin from the pumpkin patch and get carving. Watch daily shows & follow the spooky trail. Aim and fire at our corn cob catapult.

Address: Union Hall Farm, The Bungalows Finchale Abbey F, Durham DH1 5SG

When? 14th-15th, 21st-22nd and 28th-31st October

How much? Some of these are limited activities so make sure you book online in advance. An adult ticket is £14.50 online, Child with a free pumpkin is also £14.50. Other pricing options are available.

Hall Hill Farm – Halloween Week – Tickets on sale – County Durham

Children’s pumpkin patch, scarecrow making, wizard school & much more!

Address: Hall Hill Farm, Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA

When? 28th October – 5th November

How much? Adult ticket £10.75, £9.95 for a child aged 2-15. Under 2’s are free. Other pricing options are available. Prebook your tickets online in advance. This price may increase.

Raby Castle – Halloween Trails – Tickets on sale – County Durham

Mischievous Mog trail in Deer Park – Mog is a mischievous cat and has managed to get her paws on the sorcerer’s magical hat. She’s been slinking around with it causing mayhem in the Deer Park! Can you help the Witch find Mog and their hat? Follow Mog’s mischief around Deer Park and find the missing words to see what she got up to. There are riddles to solve along the way and a few cheeky ‘Mogs’ trying to lead you astray!

and/or

The Plotter’s Forest Halloween Trail –

Dress up in your most spooktacular outfits and get into double the trouble this October in The Plotters’ Forest at Raby Castle.

Look out for the spooky spiders, wicked witches and creaking skeletons through the pine tree plantation, as children collect the creepy clues this Halloween, with a tasty treat from The Plotters’ Pantry lookout deck awaiting all those who complete the trail.

Address: Staindrop, Darlington DL2 3AH

When? 7th October – 5th November

How much? Visits to the castle require a higher-priced ticket. Tickets must be prebooked online. Please see the website for different pricing options.

Whitehouse Farm Centre – Halloween Spooktacular – Tickets on sale – Tyne & Wear

We dare you to come down to Whitehouse Farm Centre for our hair-raising Halloween Spooktacular Event! We have lots of spooky activities every day for a fang-tastic day:

Attend our SPOOKTACULAR SHOW with Magic Merlin in the ghostly grim grotto, Send your little beasties to WITCHES AND WIZARDS SCHOOL to get the Halloween magic flowing

Come in Fancy Dress and enter the FANCY DRESS COMPETITION & you could win a prize for the best costume! You may also bump into some odd characters as the staff get dressed up too!!

Visit Penny Pumpkin at the PUMPKIN PATCH and choose your own to carve. We are offering one FREE PUMPKIN for each FULL paying child, extras can be purchased for those not covered by the free pumpkin offer (While stocks last). And more.

Address: Whitehouse Farm Centre, Morpeth NE61 6AW

When? 28th October – 5th November

How much? Adult tickets are £14.45 online and children 2-16 also £14.45 (plus a small booking fee on each ticket) Under 2s are free. Other pricing options are available. 

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Bewilderwood – Glowing Lantern Parade – Tickets on Sale – Cheshire

Known as the most fantastical time of the year, the Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade is an event not to be missed! See the woods in a whole new light as you venture into BeWILDerwood after hours. Discover mysterious paths exclusive to this event, watch the story unfold and be amazed by the magical light extravaganza. Make marvellous memories as a family, and don’t worry if you aren’t the bravest Boggle – it’s spooky, not scary!

Address: Malpas, Bickley Moss, Cheshire, Whitchurch SY13 4JF

When? 14th-15th and 19th-31st October

How much? £12.50 pp

Church Farm Events – Family Fright Festival – Tickets on sale – Cheshire

Come along for lots of spooky fun this October- fun activities, friendly animals and awesome views for you to see. A tractor ride is now included in the admission ticket price and there are three time slots to choose from.

If you’d like to take part in this during your visit then the Skull search activity pack is available to purchase. Using the puzzle page in your pack you can make your way around the farm to find and solve the clues and fill in the answers on your sheet. There are activities and games to play along the way and it’s great fun for the whole family. 

We grow over 3000 pumpkins here at Church Farm and you can choose one to purchase on your visit if you’d like to. Access to the pumpkin patch is for customers with Family Fright Festival tickets only.

​Pumpkins are not included in the admission price but are priced individually (while stocks last!) We will run out of pumpkins at some point so if pumpkin picking is important to you then please do book one of our earlier dates.

Address: Church Ln, Thurstaston, Wirral CH61 0HW

When? 30th September – 29th October

How much? There is an entry fee. Plus an additional cost for some activities.

Cockfields Farm – Pumpkin Festival – Tickets on sale – Greater Manchester

Little Pumpkin Pickers – Pumpkin Picking Just for little Un’s. A Specially designed Pumpkin Picking and all-round Halloween Fun designed just for little ones! Running Midweek when the bigger kids are still at school.

Pumpkin Festival –

Get ready for the Spectacular Cockfields Pumpkin Festival

Calling all pumpkin enthusiasts and autumn lovers. Mark your calendars for the much anticipated Cockfield’s Pumpkin Festival, the ultimate celebration of all things Pumpkin.

Plus Pumpkins After Dark – Join us at Cockfield’s Farm for Pumpkins After Dark, an enchanting evening where live music, tantalizing Gin creations, mouth-watering food and marshmallow toasting. pumpkin picking, animal interactions, and a carving competition come together to create a truly magical experience. Embrace the spirit of Autumn and make lasting memories in a captivating atmosphere that will leave you spellbound.

Address: Lees Rd, Oldham, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 8AR

When? Little Pumpkin Pickers – 9th-13th and 16th-20th October. Pumpkins after dark – 25th-28th October. Pumpkin Festival – Select dates in October.

How much? Pumpkin festival Tickets are £15 per adult, £20 per child and under 1s are £5. Other events may have a different pricing structure.

Cockfields Farm Pumpkin Festival

Muncaster Castle – Halloween Festival – Tickets on sale – Cumbria

Family-friendly activities throughout the day. Shows, arts & crafts, BEE UNIQUE-themed activities and more. Are you brave enough to venture through the spooky maze?

Visit the castle laboratory and marvel at Dr. Frankenstein’s latest creation. But beware, for all is not as it seems! Amidst the creaking corridors and flickering candlelight, a pair of devious miscreants, Ronson and Crook, have found their way into the castle. Unbeknownst to Dr. Frankenstein, these sinister troublemakers have hatched a plan of their own. They seek to harness the doctor’s scientific knowledge for their wicked ambitions, threatening to unleash chaos upon the world. Can you help to thwart them?

Address: Ravenglass CA18 1RQ

When? 21st – 29th October

How much? Entry plus castle tour – Adults online £30.60, children aged 3-15 £18.40 and under 3s are free. Tickets not including the castle tour are cheaper. 

Smithills Open Farm – Halloween 2023 – Tickets on sale – Greater Manchester

Come and join us for our Pumpkin Picking extravaganza. Farm staff will be in fancy dress! Suitable for children of all ages, and pram-friendly.

Plus the Halloween special –

• Spooky sweet hunt
• Farm staff in fancy dress
• Farm decorated for Halloween
• Children’s fancy dress competition

Suitable for children of all ages. All activities for the Halloween Special are included in Farm Admission.

Address: Smithills Dean Rd, Bolton BL1 7NS

When? Pumpkin Picking from the 21st until the 31st of October. Halloween Special from Saturday 21st through to Sunday 29th October.

How much? Adult tickets online are £9.50 each, £8.50 for children aged 2-16. Under 2’s are free. Other pricing options are available.

Smithills Open Farm Halloween

Walby Farm Park – Pumpkin Picking – Tickets on sale – Cumbria

Bring the family along for a day of pumpkin-filled fun, as you explore the patch and hand-pick your own pumpkins to take home. There are also plenty of pumpkin-themed photo opportunities to capture your special day.
FREE Pumpkin for every paying child
Pumpkin Carving
Corn Cannon
Indoor & Outdoor Adventure Play
Meet Adorable Animals
Plus so much more! All the extra Halloween fun is included in the entry, online booking is essential!

Address: Crosby-on-Eden, Carlisle, Cumbria CA6 4QL

When? 1st to 31st October

How much? Adult tickets from £11.45. Children from £12.95. 

Walby Farm Park Halloween

Windmill Animal Farm – Pumpkin Picking Adventure – Tickets on sale – Lancashire

Farmer Chris has planted over 20,000 plants in our pumpkin fields, and they will be ready for your Halloween harvest this October. Each ticket includes a FULL DAY admission to Windmill Animal Farm and access to the famous Pumpkin Picking Adventure, where all visitors get to pick their own pumpkin from the fields that they are grown in.

You are welcome to access our pumpkin field at any time throughout your visit. One pumpkin per ticket is included. You are welcome to purchase more pumpkins on the day.

Address: Fish Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 1UQ

When? 7th – 29th October

How much? Adult ticket online £16.95, child 1-15 £18.95. Other pricing options are available.

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