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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!

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.

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.

Halloween Extravaganza at Enniskillen Castle Museums

Halloween Extravaganza at Enniskillen Castle Museums

31 October, Co Fermanagh

Annual Halloween Event at Enniskillen Castle Museums. Fun for all the family. There will be ghoulish goings on, crafty capers, scary stories and lots of other entertainment. Everyone is invited to come along in fancy dress and join the festival atmosphere.

A Ghostly Experience in partnership with Glenarm Castle

19 October, Co Antrim

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...

Pumpkins and Potions

Pumpkins and Potions

25 October - 26 October, Co Tyrone

Come dressed in your most frightening costume and enjoy a weekend of family fun. Enter the spook shed for some ghoulish tales and follow the troll, the goblin and the witch on the fantastic Hallowe'en Trail.

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.

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.

Island Music Club April

Hallloween Mid Term Festival

30 October - 31 October, Lisburn

Enjoy spooky themed Halloween activities and crafts at Island Arts Centre.

Cackling Cool Crafts      
Thurs 30 Oct, 10am-4pm           
    
A day to let your imagination loose and make some Halloween themed crafts which will include ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hallowtides Festival

Hallowtides Festival 2014

31 October, Co Down

Newcastle will host a jam packed calendar of spooky events as part of its annual Hallowtides Halloween celebrations. Attractions include live music, fancy dress competition, themed float parade and one of the regions largest fireworks displays on the seafront.

Halloween Half Term

Halloween Family Festival

31 October, Co Down

The scariest time of the year is creeping up on us again as we get ready to welcome a host of witches, ghosts and ghouls and all their young apprentices to the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.

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.

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.

Kids Halloween Cookery Course

Kids Halloween Cookery Course

30 October, Co Fermanagh

Kids Halloween Cookery Course
Half Day

Seapark Fireworks

Seapark Fireworks

25 October, Co Down

This popular annual event is a must for a great evening out with friends and family to start off the Halloween season! The fun starts at 4pm at this seaside location, with a children's fun fair and a selection of food stalls. The party atmosphere...

Halloween Kids' Party at Hillmount Bangor

Halloween Kids' Party at Hillmount Bangor

29 October - 31 October, Co Down

With a kids' lunch in the Gardeners' Rest, spooky face painting and
Clayriffic Halloween clay workshop.  Meet the real snakes and spiders
with Ecomantella. 

£10 per ticket.
Booking essential.  Fancy dress optional.  Prize for the best ...

Halloween Fun

Halloween Fun

26 October, Co Down

Horrifically
good fun to be had - Balloon modellers, Children's Creepy Crafts,
Traditional Live Music, 'Casey's Creatures' and glitter tattoos!

Entertainment runs from 1pm-4pm. Cottages open to the public from 11am
to 5pm

Free

Metro Monster Mash

Metro Monster Mash

31 October, Belfast

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

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.

Spellbound Festival

Spellbound Festival

25 October - 31 October, Co Down

Feeling brave? Bring your little monsters along for a whole host of Halloween events such as storytelling, arts and crafts, face painting, reptiles and creepy crawlies, fancy dress and more ...

Halloween Spooktacular

Halloween Spooktacular

30 October, Belfast

For a frightfully enjoyable evening, round up your little goblins and bring them to the Hallowe'en Spooktacular on Thursday 30th October 6-8pm (followed by Fireworks Finale) at Junction One International Shopping Outlet.

Family Fun: Creepy Characters (7-11 years)

Family Fun: Frightening Fables! (4-6 years)

25 October, Belfast

Tell your terrifying tales to our Story maker, who like Dr Frankenstein, will stich them together to bring to life a Frightening fable… It's alive!

Suitable for ages 4-6

2pm

Halloween for grown-ups

My Type of Holiday

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