Halloween In Yorkshire Spooktacular events for all ages

Yorkshire Halloween half term fun for families

Halloween For Families

Pumpkin Carving, Ghost Trains, Haunted Houses and Spooky Crafts are among some of the Yorkshire great family fun events this Halloween half term.

Halloween events for teens and adults

Halloween For Teens and Adults

Blase, too-cool-for-school teens in your family, you'll get a reaction and have great fun with them at Yorkshire's scary Halloween events.

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Pumpkin Patches and Festivals

Pick Your Own Pumpkin Patches in Yorkshire, what could be more fun than finding your special pumpkin out in the field and bringing it back ready to carve.

Halloween Adventure at Stockeld Park

The Halloween Adventure At Stockeld Park

22nd to 30th October 2022
Join us for spooky adventures when Stockeld Park comes alive for the Autumn Half Term! You’ll find some brand new Halloween surprises in the Enchanted Forest!. The witches will be here to guide you as you follow the new skeleton trail! Every paying child will also get to pick a free pumpkin from our pumpkin patch!

whitby Abbey Illuminated

Whitby Abbey Illuminated

21st to 31st October 2022
Cast light on a dark history this Halloween! See Bram Stoker's inspiration in a new light as Whitby Abbey is bathed in dramatic illuminations once again. See the story of Dracula brought to life before your very eyes within the abbey ruins all aglow, with a twist on our usual show as we celebrate 125 years of Dracula.

NYMR Light Spectacular

Light Spectacular with NYMR

22nd to 30th October 2022
Marvel at our heritage carriages, decorated with thousands of lights, before departing from Pickering Station for an awe-inspiring journey. Let our voiceover man and DJ-Mix of music get you in the mood for a party the whole family will enjoy.

Bolton Castle halloween

Bolton Castle Halloween

16th to 30th October 2022
Owned by the same family for over 600 years, the scars of the castle’s turbulent history are brought alive at Halloween with tours, trails, story times and interactive activities for all the family. Dressed to thrill, the castle will also include trails with pumpkins, skeletons and cobwebs to make our ghosts feel at home, and a raft of events for all the family to take part in.

 Whitby Abbey half term halloween

Halloween Half Term at Whitby Abbey

22nd to 30th October 2022
Gather your little monsters and prepare for a ghoulishly good day out at Whitby Abbey. Follow Dennis, Gnasher and friends to solve creepy clues on the fun family quest around the ruins. Then, meet costumed performers to hear tall tales of the strange, the supernatural and the downright silly

Murton Park Halloween

Spellbound at Murton Park

22nd to 30th October 2022
Prepare to be spellbound at Murton Park this Halloween… The Murton Hag wants to conjure up a special potion for Halloween but she’s lost all of her ingredients, can you help her find them in our spellbinding trail? Not only will you win a prize for completing the trail, you’ll also be treated to a story by the Hag, in her spooky cabin!

Monk Park Halloween

Halloween at Monk Park Farm

1st to 31st October 2022
This year, why not push your creative limits and try something a bit different? This event is designed with little ones in mind, so lots of spooky fun without being too scary! As well as pumkin picking, we’ll also be having a Mini Pumpkin Hunt, Witches Potion/Broom making and lots lots more.

Spooky half term at Thornton Country Park

Spooks and Pumpkins at Thornton Hall Country Farm

15th, 16th, 22nd to 30th October 2022
There are some creepy goings on at Thornton Hall Farm this Halloween. So, jump on your broomstick and head over for some fearsome fun. Grab a wheelbarrow and visit the mysterious pumpkin patch. Will you be brave enough to take a journey through ‘Trick or Treat Street’ (new for 2022) to meet its creepy residents? And in the Secret Garden there’s a spell-binding LIVE witch show with Amaris ‘witch of the moon’ and Hestia ‘witch of fire’ looking to recruit a new witch or warlock to join their coven!

Pumpkin Carving Tents.

Farmer Copley's Pumpkin Festival

October 2022
There’s always plenty to do at the Farmer Copleys Pumpkin Experience and this year is no different. We’ll have our Tractor Ride, Bird of Prey Shows, Archery, Vintage Rides, Storytime, Magical Mr Zen, Face Painting, Riverside Paint A Pot, Daily Fancy Dress Competition, Photo Opportunities Galore, plus loads more.

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Totally Spooky at Hazlewood Castle

14th to 30th October 2022
An outdoor family-friendly Halloween trail. Totally Spooky is suitable for all ages - it's fun and spooky, but not scary. Enjoy a 1km trail through the woods, Find the answer to the puzzles as you go. Daytime and illuminated night trails.

Halloween at Forbidden Corner

Halloween at Forbidden Corner

24th to 31st October 2022
Do your little monsters want something fun to do this Halloween? The Forbidden Corner will come to life on the 16th October with all manner of spooky creatures and happenings to explore.

Mother Shiptons Halloween

Hocus Pocus Mother Shipton's Halloween

22nd to 31st October 2022
Venture deep into the spooky forest where a world-famous Prophetess was said to have been born during a terrifying thunderstorm. You may hear the cackle of old souls wandering the ancient woodland or feel a shiver down your spine as you step into the Haunted Halloween Village.

Halloween at Northwood Fairy Trail

Fairy Story Evenings at Northwood Trail

22nd to 30th October 2022
England’s Fairy Sanctuary is celebrating halloween with the fairies, in our charming family event, featuring magical evening lantern walks and storytelling from Professor Howland’s extensive collection of true fairy histories and mythologies. Guided lantern walks at dusk and first dark, aimed at little ones or those of all ages who would rather not be scared witless, but want to enjoy a more seasonal experience instead.

York Bird of Prey Halloween

York Bird of Prey Centre Halloween Special

28th and 29th October 2022
Join in a spooky family fun day; Lots of games, Pumpkin carving, Scavenger hunt, Spooky forest walk, Bird flying, Meet the Mistress of all Evil, Pumpkin Picking, Escape Room, Bird Handling, Fancy Dress and Craft Activities

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Wizard Express at Whistlestop Valley

24th to 28th October 2022
A specific train departure time will transport you from Clayton West Station to Shelley Station where you'll take part in a spellbinding Wizard School! Where magical guests will help all the wannabe witches/wizards learn everything they need to know for a life of broomstick-riding, wand-waving & potion-making!

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Fright Fiesta at Gullivers Rother Valley

22nd to 30th October 2022
Festival-style Halloween that’s bursting with colour, costumes and music. Fright Fiesta is nine days of fabulous family activities, frights and theme park fun. Come together and celebrate the spookiest season of the year at Gulliver’s.

Magna pumpkin trail

Pumpkin Trail at Magna

16th to 29th October 2021
Join us at Magna this October half term and take part in our free pumpkin trail around the Science Adventure Centre. Anybody with a valid entry ticket to Magna can take part in the trail. Collect your trail sheet from the welcome desk and when completed hand it back to receive a treat.

Thorp Perrow Halloween

Thorp Perrow Halloween Trail

9th October to 2nd November 2021
Spooky season is nearly upon us in the Arboretum marking the start of our Halloween trail which kicks-off on the 9th October and runs daily until 2nd November. The trail is designed to take you and your family around the Arboretum in search of spooky creatures. You’ll stumble across tombs and skeletons and many more Halloween frights.....

Thorp Perrow Halloween

Spooky Skeletons Trail at Lotherton Hall

22nd to 31st October 2022
Visit Lotherton this October half term and follow the spooky skeletons trail around the estate and into the haunted house! Dress up in your best Halloween costume and prepare to be scared as you explore the woods and seek out all of the skeletons who have made Lotherton their home.

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Fear In The Forest

29th October 2022
Do you dare join us as we take you on a 'spooktacular' journey in the forest? Come and meet a host of terrifying characters as we guide you through the forest at night. Watch out for vampires, witches and ghoulish ghouls that lurk in the shadows waiting for unsuspecting passers-by. Age 5 plus, approx 50 min walk.

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Pumpkin Trail at Bolton Abbey

22nd to 30th October 2022
navigate your way through Strid Wood using our map and the giant pumpkins! Keep your eyes peeled for clues hidden in the mystery boxes along the way. These will help to unveil clues to solve the puzzle!

Sledmere Hall Pumpkin Picking

Spooky Barn Halloween at Sledmere House

24th to 30th October 2022
A brand new Spooktacular event held under cover in Home Farm Barns. Join in with creepy crafts, have a go on the grewsome go kart track, explore the spooky barn, have a boogie in the Halloween disco and meet some creepy crawly new friends with the Reptile Roadshow, there will also be sorcery in the air with master class of trickery from ‘Mad Magic’ at 1pm until 2pm daily.

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Halloween at Hesketh Farm Park

23rd to 31st October 2022
Head to Halloween Grotto full of spooks and groans for pumpkin carving and Halloween fun.

York Ghost Week

Ghost Week with York Ghost Merchants

23rd to 30th Octber 2022
Featuring the Little Ghost Hunt, Royal Court Ghost Hauntings or An installation of Ghosts in the basement of The Mansion House - each ghost map is free to download.

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Web'oween at Web Adventure Park

22nd to 30th October 2022
A full day of Spooktacular adventure awaits! Come and enjoy a family day out at the park with some Halloween fun thrown in. A giant pumpkin patch themed for our little ones to enjoy, not too scary - just lots of fun! There will be Halloween-themed entertainment from the Amazing Dazzling Darren, with 3 Live Shows for all of the family!

Poster for halloween at Filey Bird Garden.

Halloween at Filey Bird Garden

22nd to 30th October 2022
Spooky Halloween themes, free treasure hunt, free animal food to people in full fancy dress.

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Crowe's Wood Trail at Kiplin Hall

15th October to 3rd November 2022
Starting off in the Walled Garden brave visitors set forth through the pumpkin patch, into the Garden Museum, and beyond into the ancient woodland where the brave-hearted will encounter spooky characters from the past lurking in the undergrowth.

Halloween fun at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Halloween At Yorkshire Wildlife Park

22nd to 24th October 2022
A Spooktacular event of Mystical Beasts and Creatures at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, join them if you're brave enough! Explore the UK's no.1 walkthrough Wildlife adventure, but be careful... it's the spooky season! Who knows who or what you might bump into!

York Maze Halloween by Day

York Maze Hallowtween

22nd, 23rd, 25th to 30th October 2022
Too old for witches tales, too young for Hallowscream!? Welcome to HallowTween! The frightful new Halloween event for 10 - 15 year olds and scaredy cat adults! Housed under a giant marquee HallowTween is all under cover and takes place on the same site as Halllowscream. Venture into three of Hallowscream’s infamous haunted house attractions but without the shocking scare actors!

Hallowscream at York Maze

Hallowscream at York Maze

Selected Dates between 13th October to 5th November 2022
Hallowscream at York Maze is a terrifyingly entertaining night of fear and fun with 5 separate live-action haunted house attractions. Be warned the frights aren't limited to the haunted houses! Winner of Best Scream Park in the UK

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Celluloid Screams

20th to 23rd October 2022
Celluloid Screams is the Sheffield Horror Film Festival offering four days of the best in classic and contemporary horror cinema... the festival takes place at the Showroom Cinema.

Fear Fields at Thornton Hall Country Park

Screams at Thornton Hall Country Park

21st to 31st October 2022
FEAR IS REBORN at Thornton Hall Country Park. Are you brave enough to enter the frightful scare attractions? Enter the park, grab a drink, and a bite to eat in the Screams Arena, and prepare yourself for full-on fear!!

Yorkshire Halloween Scaregrounds

Yorkshire Scaregrounds

7th to 31st October 2022
Five terrifying scare attarctions with special effects and roaming characters on an historic 24 acre estate in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The YSGSP is designed to thrill, scare and entertain you with live actors, authentic sets, atmospheric lighting and sound and static and moving props.

Halloween at York Dungeon

Halloween at York Dungeon

7th to 31st October 2021
Who says Halloween has to last just one day? For pretty much the whole of October The York Dungeon will have a full festive overhaul, with plenty of decorations, and new surprises in every show! Over 18's sessions, walking tours and late night shows available.

Bolton Castle Ghstly halloween.

Bolton Castle by Candlelight

24th October 2021
Fancy something just a bit special for Halloween? Then join Bolton Castle by Lanternlight on Monday 24 October, and see the castle as you’ve never seen it before. Flickering candlelight transforms the castle which enhances that medieval feel, and hear all about the castle and its mysterious goings on with our knowledgeable tour guide – all told by lanternlight as you tour the castle.

The Attic escape room at Stockeld Park

Escape Rooms At Stockeld Park

23rd to 31st October 2021
The Escape Houses are returning for Halloween and this year will feature TWO games - The Attic and The Basement. Trapped inside one of the most haunted houses in Yorkshire, you and your team must use all of your skills and knowledge to escape before time runs out!

Halloween Celler tour at Kelham island

Cellar Tour at Kelham Island

28th October 2021
Gather your friends for an adults-only adventure through the museum’s most haunted areas – you may just bump into a spook or two along the way. Grab a drink from the pay bar, enjoy a classic horror movie, and – if you dare – explore the underground in our spine-tingling cellar tour.