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|Halloween Fest at Westport House |
Have a howl of a Hallowe’en in 2016 at Westport House’s annual Hallowe’en Fest . You and your little monsters will have a hauntingly good time as you experience the thrills ‘n’ chills of the Pirate Adventure Park – you will board the eerie Westport House Express train ride, get into high ‘spirits’ on the swinging ship and the pedal Go Karts and take the plunge to death on the log flume water ride. The 18th century historic house will be transformed into a (not too) scary haunted house - suitable for little ones - tons of workshops and a selection of rides available.
Start: 29/10 End: 31/10 Times: 10am - 6pm Admission: €10 per person www.westporthouse.ie
Westport House Mayo
|Spooky Story Writing Workshop |
Spooky Story Writing Workshop for 8 -12 year olds Learn how to create tension in a spooky story, involving gruesome creatures, vampires, werewolves, zombies, and all things ghastly and ghostly within a creepy setting.
Start: 03/10 End: 04/10 Times: 10.30am -2pm Admission: €45 per child for one day workshop www.meganwynne.com
Skerries & Malahide Dublin
|Skerries ETNS Pumpkinfest and Craft |
Skerries Educate Together NS Pumpkinfest & Craft Fair Sunday 16 October 3-6pm Free Entry - Fun for all the family. Prizes for best fancy dress & best pumpkin, spooky bake off, book fair, wrap a mummy competition, crafts, cakes and much much more. Your Halloween starts here! All Welcome!
Start: 16/10 End: 16/10 Times: 3-6pm Admission: Free Entry to All www.skerrieseducatetogether.ie
Skerries Educate Together NS, Kellys Bay, Skerries Dublin
|Halloween Events at National Print Museum |
Mini Monster Printmaking Workshop for 4-7 years. Saturday 22 October, 11.30 - 12.30, €12.50, Max. 8 children, Booking essential. Spooky Bookmaking Workshop for 8-12 years. Saturday 22 October, 14.30 - 15.30, €12.50, Max. 10 children, Booking essential. Halloween Storytelling Hour for 3-7 years. Sunday 23 October, 14.30, Free admission. Places available on a first come, first served basis.
Start: 22/10 End: 23/10 www.nationalprintmuseum.ie/workshops/
Garrison Chapel, Beggars Bush Barracks Dublin
|Halloween Tours at Ardgillan Castle |
Halloween Tours at Ardgillan: It’s that time of year again when the veil between the worlds is thin. Ardgillan Castle’s ghosts have stirred and are ready to wreck mayhem and havoc. For Halloween the castle is covered in darkness. Tours available 22nd-23rd October & 29th October-1st November. €5 per person. Not suitable for children under 6years.
Start: 22/10 End: 01/11 Times: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm Admission: €5 www.ardgillancastle.ie
Phone: 01 8492212
Ardgillan Castle, Balbriggan Dublin
|ScaryTales at Malahide Castle |
This year join Hattie our Housekeeper for some ghostly castle capers as she prepares for the annual Halloween Party. Hattie will take you on a tour through the castle where strange things have been happening. You’ll need to keep your eyes peeled. You never know who you might meet!!Party with our Monster Mash Masters in the Visitor Centre afterwards where they will be teaching some scary dance moves! We love little monsters at Malahide Castle so dress up as your favorite one and be in with a chance to win some frighteningly fantastic prizes!
Start: 27/10 End: 31/10 Times: Thursday 3.30pm- 6pm, Saturday 10.30am- 5.30pm Admission: Ticket €32 ( 2 Ad + 2 Ch) / Adult €10 / Child €8 www.malahidecastleandgardens.ie
Phone: 01 8169538
|Bram Stoker Festival |
Dublin City will celebrate the life, work and legacy of Dublin horror novelist Bram Stoker and his gothic novel ‘Dracula’. “Whether you’re a resident vampire or visiting from further afield, the Bram Stoker Festival 2016 has something for everyone in its gothically inspired programme of events!” Children can enjoy the ‘Children of the Night’ with storytelling theatre events at the Project Arts Center. “A charming 35 minute piece combining interactive storytelling and live illustration for 6-10 year olds.”
Start: 28/10 End: 31/10 www.bramstokerfestival.com
Phone: 668 0600
|All treat, no trick at Butlers |
The little monsters should arrive in their scariest Hallowe’en costumes, The resident witch will escort the gals and ghouls to watch the Butlers Chocolate Movie. Afterward, a haunting they will go as they visit the interactive Chocolate Museum and view the Butlers Chocolate factory, disguised as Chocolatiers, everyone will enjoy a demonstration & decorate their own chocolate pumpkin to bring home
Start: 28/10 End: 04/11 Times: Tours run daily at 1 Admission: €13.50 per person www.butlerschocolates.digitickets.co.uk/tickets
Phone: +353 1 671 0599
Clonshaugh Business Park Dublin
|IMAGINOSITY'S HALLOWEEN AFTER-HOURS |
This Halloween, join Imaginosity Dublin Children's Museum, for the most spooktacular party in town and get set to 'Trick or Treat for Temple Street' with a bewitching after hours session of fiendish fun, raising money for a great cause! FRIDAY 28TH OCTOBER, join us from 5.30-7.30pm,tickets available Friday 7/14/21st at 9.30am from Imaginosity on 01-2176130.
Start: 28/10 End: 28/10 Times: 5.30PM-7.30PM Admission: STANDARD MUSEUM ADMISSION,ALL www.imaginosity.ie
Imaginosity, The Plaza, Beacon South Quarter, Dublin
|Bram Stoker Festival |
Children and families across Dublin are invited to delve into the darkness and summon the supernatural this October Bank Holiday weekend as Bram Stoker Festival, hosts a series of family friendly spooktacular events. Taking place in venues across the city highlights include Stokerland, a pop-up Victorian fun park, and Sleep No More, a city-centre parade from world-renowned pioneers of imagination and invention Macnas.
Start: 28/10 End: 31/10 www.bramstokerfestival.com
Phone: +353 1 881 9613
Various locations, Dublin
|Halloween at Dublinia |
Creepy Cures and Ridiculous Remedies will be at Dublinia between Saturday 29th – Saturday 5th of November, from 12pm-1pm and 2pm-4pm
Start: 29/10 End: 05/11 Times: 10.30am to 3.30pm Admission: Normal admission rates to Dublinia apply. www.dublinia.ie
St. Michael's Hill, Christchurch Dublin 8
|Trick or Treat Trails at the GAA Museum |
Trick or Treat Trails at the GAA Museum are back! Led by our stadium tour guides, these special tours involve a treasure hunt as part of the behind-the-scenes stadium tour and are designed especially for families and the younger GAA fans. Families will follow clues around the stadium, walking pitchside along the way, before collecting a treat in the GAA Museum. Come in fancy dress and join in the fun! Trick or Treat Tours last approx. one hour and are suitable for children of 10 years and under, accompanied by an adult. Advance online booking is advised to avoid disappointment
Start: 29/10 End: 31/10 www.crokepark.ie
Croke Park Dublin
Join Jackula on a spooktacular quest to step out of his older brother's shadow and become the world’s most magical vampire. Laugh as Jackula makes his pet ghost dance. Gasp as Jackula balances five glasses of water on his face. Smile as children help him perform fun magic tricks.
Start: 30/10 Times: 11am Admission: €7 www.axis-ballymun.ie
Phone: 01 883 2123
Axis, Main Street, Ballymun Dublin
|Kids Halloween Workshop |
Creepy arts and crafts, spine-chilling keeper talks, spooky face painting. Join us for monster music on the Great Lawn as well as many other festive activities.
Start: 31/10 Times: 12pm - 2pm www.dublinzoo.ie
Phone: (01) 4748932
Dublin Zoo, Pheonix Park, Dublin 8
Leinster (outside Dublin)
|Spirits of Meath Halloween Festival |
From "Pumpkin Picking" to "The Gates of Hell": From "Murder Mysteries" to "Spooky Moonlit Walks": From "Award winning Farmaphobia" to "Tayto Park's House of Horrors": From "Haunted Spooktacular" to "Yummy Halloween Cooking" - there is something for every age and taste in Meath this year with 36 spine-tingling events. Visit our website link below for details of all events.
Start: 15/10 End: 06/11 www.spiritsofmeath.com/
|Tayto Park After Dark |
The Tayto Park ‘House of Horrors’ is back again this Halloween and promises to be bigger, better, gorier and bloodier than ever before! Night Ride on The Cu Chulainn Coaster, Air Race and Rotator. Experience the 5D Halloween Movie. Face your ultimate terror as you enter the House of Horror. Recommended for guests 14 years and over. Under 18s must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Start: 22/10 End: 31/10 Times: 6:00 - 9pm Admission: €20 www.taytopark.ie
Phone: 01 8351999
Tayto Park, Kilbrew, Ashbourne Meath
|ScareFest Halloween festival at Shankill Castle |
We have a great line up of ghost tours for the brave and bold. The Children’s Ghost Tour is a daytime candle-lit tour led by the castle’s resident friendly wizardess. Children take a magical journey through the spooky 300 year old castle and the old church yard, casting spells to ward away the evil ghosts and gremlins. Suitable for toddlers to young teens. Let us terrify your teens with the Teen Twilight Tour at dusk; the castle residents take you on a tour in the half light of the castle’s most haunted rooms, creaky corridors and ancient graveyard. This tour is best suited for 10-15 year olds. The Ghost Tour is a night time, candle-lit tour led by the castle residents through the most haunted areas of the 300 year old castle and the 11th century churchyard. The Ghost Tour is not for those under the age of 15.
Start: 24/10 End: 02/11 www.shankillcastle.com
Phone: +353 (59) 972 6145
Shankill Castle, Paulstown, Kilkenny
|The Wells House “Dare to Scare” Halloween Tour |
The acclaimed “Dare to Scare” Halloween Tour returns to Wells House and Gardens this October, the past comes to life again this Halloween, are you brave enough to take this tour? Please note a section of this tour will take place outdoors so we recommend you wear warm clothes, wellies, rainwear, hats and torches are also recommended but fancy dress adds to the atmosphere of this great Halloween event!
Start: 25/10 End: 31/10 www.wellshouse.ie
Phone: +353 53 9186737
Wells House & Gardens, Ballyedmond, Gorey, Wexford
|Loftus Halloween |
Come to Ireland's most haunted house this Halloween for a spooky spectacle with something for all the family! Hall'oween family tours (over 5's) Hall'oween family tours (over 12's) Adult night tours (over 18's)
Start: 28/10 End: 06/11 www.loftushall.ie
Loftus Hall, Hook Head Wexford
|Halloween Happenings at Lullymore |
Lots of ghastly ghouls and terrifying treats in store at Lullymore including Haunted Holograms, Terror Train Trips (New surprises for 2016) Terror Treasure Hunts and freaky fun in the devilish den of play—the Funky Forest. Prepare for the Fright of your Life. Come in fancy dress (optional) – Prizes for best Fancy Dress costumes in the Indoor Centre from 2pm every day!
Start: 29/10 End: 04/11 Times: 10am - 6 pm Admission: Family Rates - €30 for family www.lullymoreheritagepark.com
Phone: 045 870238
Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park, Lullymore, Rathangan Kildare
|Halloween Terrifying Tales at Athlone Castle |
Athlone Castle will host a ‘Spooky Storytelling’ evening with storyteller Aideen McBride in Athlone Castle Aideen promises to entertain your ‘little monsters’ with family friendly but slightly ‘spooky’ stories to get you in the mood for Halloween. We encourage parents to be sure to pre-book by contacting Athlone Castle in advance as places for this event will be limited.
Start: 29/10 End: 29/10 Times: 4-5pm & 5.30-6.30pm Admission: Adult €6, Student/Senior €4.50 www.athlonecastle.ie
Phone: 09064 42130
Athlone Castle, Castle Street, Athlone Westmeath
|Belvedere House and Gardens Halloween Treasure Hunt |
This year at Belvedere, you will have to follow & solve the clues to complete the Halloween Treasure Hunt and collect prizes. No more explaining or showing the way, your treasure hunt booklet is the guide for the day. Work out where to go and get all answers right, for nice Halloween treats and hopefully no frights.
Start: 29/10 End: 31/10 Times: 12pm - 2pm Admission: Children: €4 Adults: €8 Seniors & Students: €6 www.belvedere-house.ie
Phone: 044 9349060
Belvedere House Gardens and Park Mullingar Westmeath
|Zombie Splat Shooting at Redhills |
Back due to popular demand, Zombiegeddon 2016. Located only 5kms from Kildare Outlet, this action packed scare event is the thing to do this Halloween. Three attractions designed to test your wits to the limits. If Zombie slaying isn't your thing then brave Screamfields Haunted Field of the Dead unarmed and see if you come out the other end! Something for the younger ones, Zombie Splat Junior.
Start: 01/11 End: 01/11 Times: 11-3pm Admission: €10 www.zombiegeddonredhills.com
Phone: 087 2481246
Redhills Adventure, Knocknagalliagh, Redhills Kildare
|A Feast of Fun for all the Family |
At 6:45 there will be a Punch & Judy Show hosted by Ding & Dong. At 8pm we will have fireworks display by Rocket Pyrotechnics. At 8:15pm The Forest of Fear / Terror Maze will be open, which is for adults.
Start: 05/11 Times: 6:45pm - 8:15pm Admission: Children: €4 Adults: €8 Seniors & Students: €6 www.belvedere-house.ie
Phone: 044 9349060
Belvedere House Gardens and Park Mullingar Westmeath
|Ghoulsley's Manor |
Ghoulsley’s Manor is an immersive & interactive Halloween experience for families. We invite you to experience a spooky & eerie tour of this quirky Manor. Meet the unusual occupants of the haunted Manor in this hilariously ghoulish experience. Show lasts approx. 50 mins – 1hr, it is Eerie and Spooky but not bloody or gory.
Start: 21/10 End: 31/10 Times: 12pm-9pm Admission: €15 per ticket www.ghoulsleysmanor.com
Cuskinny Court, Cobh, Cork
|Thurles Halloween Arts Festival |
The festival includes art exhibitions, drama, music, comedy, film, family shows, lunchtime concerts and much more.
Start: 24/10 End: 31/10 www.thurleshalloweenfestival.com
|Boo at Leahys Open Farm |
Boo at Leahys, meet Larry the Leprechaun, take a ride on the haunted hay ride, meet Agatha the friendly witch and loads more. Visit the animals, pet the snake, rabbits, guinea pigs, take a ride on the quad and barrel train. After all that why not have some tasty home made treats in our coffee shop.
Start: 27/10 End: 01/11 Times: Open from 3pm Admission: €12 per person www.leahysopenfarm.ie
Phone: 086 8560461
Dungourney, Midleton, Co Cork
|Youghaloween Spooktacular Festival |
The annual Halloween festival proudly hosts An Bhean Uisce from the underworld, parades, a haunted town centre and much more!
Start: 28/10 End: 31/10 www.discoverireland.ie
Phone: +353 87 9878171
|Halloween Fun at Bunratty Castle |
All your favourite games of times past including snap apple, coin bobbing, and story telling in different farmhouses are around the Folk Park. Don’t forget the annual firm favourite of adults and children alike – The Fancy Dress Competition.
Start: 31/10 Times: 12:00pm - 6:00pm www.shannonheritage.com
Phone: 353 (0)61 711200
Bunratty Castle and Folk Park, Co. Clare
|The Dragon of Shandon Festival |
The Dragon of Shandon returns this October 2016! The parade will take place on Halloween Night, the 31st of October, and following the success of last year's extended route, will once again cross the river into the City Centre. The Dragon of Shandon Samhain Parade is a project from Cork Community Art Link.
Start: 31/10 www.dragonofshandon.com
Phone: 021 455 3747
The Lido, Watercourse Road, Blackpool, Cork
|Cork City Gaol |
Halloween Family Fun in Cork City Gaol this October Mid-Term Break, from Monday 31st October - Friday 4th November 2016. There will be story telling, face painting, balloon making & our Black Cat Treasure Hunt is back by popular demand! Come in fancy dress and experience Cork City Gaol at this spooky time of year!
Start: 31/10 End: 04/11 Times: 10am - 4pm Admission: €5.00 Child €8.00 Adult www.corkcitygaol.com
Convent Avenue, Sundays Well Cork
|Halloween Holiday Horror |
New to Bunratty Folk Park this Halloween will be Dr. Frankenstein's Laboratory. Dr. Frankenstein, the mad professor, has been trying to bring his man made monster to life. Will he succeed? Beware....You step into his laboratory at your own risk..... With creepy creatures, free face-painting, traditional Halloween games, Captain Jack’s Spooktacular Show, and our annual fancy dress competition, there is something for all to enjoy this Halloween at Bunratty Castle and Folk Park.
Start: 31/10 Times: 12 to 6pm www.shannonheritage.com
Shannon Heritage, Bunratty Castle & Folk Park, Bunratty Clare