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Halloween in Northern Ireland

Where better to scare yourself rigid this Halloween than Northern Ireland!

Another, darker side to Northern Ireland comes to the fore on All Hallows Eve.  Whether you are a visitor or a local, you will love our stories of ghostly going-ons, creaking stately homes, haunted hotels and spooky family attractions!  And with the release of Universal's Dracula Untold, filmed on location in Northern Ireland there will be plenty of supernatural goings-on this Autumn.

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Halloween at W5

25 October - 02 November, Belfast

There's lots happening at W5 this Halloween!

Halloween Snappers
Saturday 25 October - Sunday 2 November: 10.30 - 11.30am
Join us for a great Halloween papercraft workshop.

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Halloween Concert headlined by Kian Egan

27 October, Armagh

Come along to see former Westlife star Kian Egan perform alongside support acts ‘The Whistling Donkeys’ and 'Hair O' The Dawg' before the evening ends with a fireworks extravaganza lighting up the night sky.


Festival of Light - Mount Stewart

31 October - 16 November, Co Down

Described as the 'Event of the Decade', Festival of Light returns to Mount Stewart as the woodlands come alive with lights and music.

Glenarm Castle

A Ghostly Experience at Glenarm Castle

25 October, Co Antrim

A spooky, thrilling and fun experience for all the family around the Castle grounds. Get in the spirit by dressing up and bring a lantern. Under 1’s must be accompanied by an adult.

Belfast Ghost Bus

Belfast Ghost Bus

27 October - 31 October, Belfast

Board your fully decorated and themed bus and depart at 7.00pm sharp!  Your deceased guide has moved from his world to ours to take you on a special tour full of horror. He will take you through the oldest parts of Belfast and regale you...

Halloween 1/2 Price Family Ghostly Glamping

26 October, Co Londonderry

Camp fire, toasting marshmallows & looking at the stars...what else would you want to be up to this Halloween........... then Glamping this Halloween Carrowmena Activity Centre & Hostel is right up your street......

Fright Night at The Jungle NI

Fright Night at The Jungle NI

10 October - 01 November, Co Londonderry

Fright Night is an immersive, spine-tingling Halloween adventure not for those faint of heart!  A Hellish Hayride will transport you and your party to The Jungle's cursed forest whose carnivorous depths you must summon your courage to explore.

Apple Cart Fest

Apple Cart Fest

31 October, Co Fermanagh

Gather around our bonfire at the farm to celebrate the end of summer and the beginning of winter. With fierce flames we shall drive away the winter nasties (for another night at least). Roast up some sausages and toast marshmallows and let the ghost stories flow as the bonfire crackles.

Banks of the Foyle Halloween Carnival

Banks of the Foyle Hallowe'en Carnival

25 October - 03 November, Londonderry/Derry

Ghoulish fun, ghastly frolics and thrilling events, all leading up to the main extravagant suspense. Our world famous spooktacular carnival parade and spine-chilling fireworks cascade.

The OUTLET Halloween and Fireworks Spectacular

Halloween Spooktacular & Fireworks Display

31 October, Co Down

Banbridge District Council and The OUTLET are delighted to once again host the annual Halloween event and fireworks display on Friday 31st October

Admission: FREE

Times: 6.00pm to 9.30pm, road in to the site closes at 8.15pm.

Wise, Women, Witches & Cunning Folk

Wise, Women, Witches & Cunning Folk

29 October, Co Londonderry

A heritage talk in the Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Centre given by Dr Bob Curran exploring the history of witches and folklore

Paranormal Tours aboard SS Nomadic

Paranormal Tours aboard SS Nomadic

21 October - 29 October, Belfast

To start the Halloween adventure at Nomadic, we are hosting an exclusive series of Paranormal Tours on board.

Broomstick Belle

Broomstick Belle

26 October, Belfast

Ghosts and ghoulies of all ages are invited to come along in seasonal costume to sample the unique steamy atmosphere. Children will receive spooky good bags from the Wicked Witch.

Paranormal Tours

Paranormal Tours - Crumlin Road Gaol

16 October - 05 November, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996. There have been sightings, noises and unexplained happenings within the walls that have seen 17 men executed over its 150 year history.

Halloween Howler 1/2 Price Activities

28 October, Co Londonderry

Enjoy a range of spooky activities with a halloween edge.

Larne Alive Enchanted Halloween at Carnfunnock

Larne Alive Enchanted Halloween at Carnfunnock

01 November, Co Antrim

There will be falconry and owls displays, magic shows, live music, arts and crafts, stalls and much more!

Fright Nights at Odyssey Cinemas

Fright Nights at Odyssey Cinemas

30 October - 31 October, Belfast

Enjoy Halloween classic films at Odyssey Cinemas.

Little Shop of Horrors - 30 October 7pm

Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row.

Metro Monster Mash

Metro Monster Mash

31 October, Belfast

Come along for the Metro Monster Mash at the Titanic Slipways.

Halloween Howler 1/2 Price Activities

27 October, Co Londonderry

Enjoy a range of spooky activities with a halloween edge.

Halloween in Moyle

Halloween in Moyle

25 October - 31 October, Co Antrim

All the family can take part in pop-up art and craft workshops, face painting, Halloween selfies and attend Dracula the Panto! Finish off the week with the Spectacular fancy dress parade and fireworks in Ballycastle.

Spooky Halloween Ball

Spooky Halloween Ball

31 October, Belfast

Join us on 31st October for the finale of our Halloween adventure - our Spooky Halloween Ball.

There will be 1920's and 1930's swing music, old fashioned Halloween games, a photo stand and ohhh yes, don't forget the odd fright!

Armagh Gaol Paranormal Tour

Armagh Gaol Halloween Tour

17 October - 31 October, Armagh

Armagh Gaol has seen and heard many ghostly goings-on since it closed its doors in 1986, although some prison officers and prisoners would suggest this has been going on for much longer.

Jail of Horror - Halloween Special

Jail of Horror II - Halloween Special

17 October - 31 October, Belfast

Get ready to scream your head off at the Jail of Horror! Your worst nightmares will come true as you make your way through the dark and windy wings of this famous Victorian prison.

Halloween Firework Extravaganza

Halloween Firework Extravaganza

31 October, Belfast

Watch the Belfast Halloween fireworks from the River Lagan.

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