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All fright on the night - Halloween in NorthernIreland

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!

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

17 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Crumlin Road Gaol Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

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.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

22 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

19 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

18 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

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.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

29 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

30 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

31 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

05 November, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

Paranormal Tours - Halloween Special

23 October, Belfast

Crumlin Road Gaol has been interconnected with Paranormal Activity since it closed its doors in 1996.

Spooked Out at the Mill

Ghouls & Fools

30 October, Belfast

Get into Glengormley this Halloween to see the Ghouls and Fools descending on Lilian Bland Community Park from 6pm on 30 October as the park undergoes a transformation to celebrate Halloween.

Twilight Night by Fairy Light

Twilight Night by Fairy Light

31 October, Belfast

A magical lighting and sound spectacular for all the family culminating with a majestic finale fireworks display.  Wallace Park will once again be transformed into a magical kingdom when it hosts a very special 'Twilight Night by Fairy Light' on ...

Dracula - The Panto

Dracula - The Panto

31 October, Co Down

An hilarious spoof of the Dracula story done in panto style…
A bewildering series of costume changes with just two performers brings you a Dame, a naughty Count, countless others and great songs including Bat Out Of Hell, In The Midnight Hour, Bad Moon Rising. Do come – the Master is expecting you…

Ghosts in the Glens

Ghosts in the Glens

17 October - 19 October, Co Antrim

An annual storytelling weekend held this year from 17 - 19 October, based in the beautiful Glens of Antrim. Organised by the Antrim Glens Tourism Group it features storytelling sessions for all the family including music and storytelling concerts, story walks and story swaps.

Hallowe'en Torchlight Tours

Halloween Torchlight Tours

29 October - 31 October, Co Tyrone

Take a tour of the outdoor museum as darkness falls. Ghost stories, ghouls and witches bring the museum to life as you are guided around the exhibit buildings by torch light.

Places are limited so booking is essential.

Not So Scary Halloween

Not So Scary Halloween

25 October, Co Antrim

Come along in fancy dress and bring your trick or treat buckets to
join Mr Hullabaloo and his cast of colourful puppet friends down in the
magical pumpkin patch where an exciting autumn adventure is waiting to
unfold!  

Sat 25 Oct at ...

Autumn Pumpkinfest and Scarecrow Pageant

Autumn Pumpkinfest and Scarecrow Pageant

18 October - 19 October, Co Down

Choose from more than 2,000 pumpkins just ready for you to scoop out and for us to carve.

Spooked Out at the Mill

Spooked Out at the Mill

31 October, Belfast

A haunted house, kids ghost train, fancy dress competition, street entertainment, a Cool FM roadshow and, lots of scary fun will be the order of the day at Spooked Out at The Mill in Mossley Mill this Halloween. The setting in the Civic Square at...

Ghost and Gourds Weekend

Ghost and Gourds Weekend

18 October - 19 October, Co Down

Prepare to be spooked. Come along to Rowallane for a bewitching day out with our Ghost Trail and even get a face painting.

Dracula the Panto

Dracula the Panto

29 October, Co Antrim

This is a hilarious spoof of the Dracula story done in panto style. A Bewildering series of costume changes with just 2 performers brings you - a Dame, a naughty Count, countless others and great songs too.

Kids Halloween Cookery Course

Kids Halloween Cookery Course

30 October, Co Fermanagh

Kids Halloween Cookery Course
Half Day

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo - Halloween

31 October, Co Antrim

Join Belfast Zoo for a packed day of eerie activities including: creepy crafts, face painting, bat talks, a spooky trail and a fancy dress and best carved pumpkin competition.

People under 18 can get in free if they come in fancy dress.

Spooked Out at the Mill

Halloween in Ballyclare

31 October, Belfast

Businesses in Ballyclare will be offering tricks and treat to kids taking part in Ballyclare's spooky orienteering trail from 3-5pm on 31 October.

Halloween for grown-ups

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