Horrid Halloween !

Written by: Elmtree Press

Hair raising horrid Halloween !

There are lots of spooky happenings throughout the country this Halloween.  Why not investigate a few of them?


Dress up in your best Halloween fancy dress costume and take part in Marwell Zoo's spooky activities. Join their scary witch for some creepy storytelling in the Haunted Hall, and get creative making your own magical wand – new for 2017! Meet the resident wizard to take part in his popular broomstick flying sessions before earning your Level 2 licence. Plus, stop by the Pumpkin Patch to carve your very own special pumpkin to take home (£3 fee applies).

Have a spook-tacular time at Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre this Halloween, with FREE entry for children in FULL Halloween fancy dress on Tuesday 31st October! Enter their free fancy dress competition- with prizes, and complete the fang-tastic Halloween trail!

Let Blackpool Tower entertain you with amazing illusions and a fantastic Halloween UV Light Show to dazzle and delight you.

Entertainment includes Jungle Jim, Hayley Kay, Bob Wooding Halloween balloon show, Halloween thriller dance routines, a fancy-dress competition and a UV party!Halloween themed treats, decorations and surprises, guaranteed to make this a spooktacular family party.

There is also a Halloween costume competition - WIN a Merlin Annual Pass for a Family of 4! Worth £476!This is the only party you are not going to want to miss!

Discover the fantasy and folklore of Halloween! Celebrate the magic of autumn at Beaulieu with amazing seasonal activities and traditional fun and games that all the family will enjoy.

See the fantastic harvest festival-themed decorations in Palace House and head to the Victorian Kitchen to help the cook to bake soul cakes, a traditional autumn recipe.

Don’t miss special themed arts and crafts activities for younger visitors to get stuck into before having your face painted with a ghoulish design.

Follow the All Hallows trail around the Beaulieu attraction, discovering fascinating seasonal facts as you go and learning about the origins and folklore of Halloween and All Hallows Day. Search for the spiders that are hiding across the attraction, can you spot where these eight-legged critters have gone?

For more magical goings-on, explore the secluded Mill Pond Walk to see fairy doors belonging to Beaulieu’s smallest residents, plus tree carvings of the mythical griffin, many-headed serpent and the green man of the woods.

Bursting with ghoulish events and nerve-wracking thrills, Halloween at Camel Creek this year is going to be SPOOKTACULAR! With a FREE Pumpkin* for every child, a FREE gift* for children who arrive in fancy dress, two scare zones, magic shows, the Grim Reaper ghost train, Halloween themed crafts, bobbing for apples and the Camel Creek Witch’s Grotto, it’s not to be missed! Save up to 20% online at Due to its popularity in 2016, there will be two “Creepy Creek Bug Balls” this year. Join the hair-raising evening madness on the 24th and 26th October, just call them on 01841 540276 to book now as places are limited. *whilst stocks last