Have you started planning your half term days out yet? With October half term being for many the week of Halloween it’s the perfect opportunity to have some spooky fun at your favourite theme park.
Halloween at Home
We are however conscious that in 2020 you may not wish to travel or may not be permitted to, so why not take a look at an online option!
This year you can host the best Halloween fun for your children and their bubble of friends or family at your house. Join the LIVE treasure hunt event via your portable device or smart TV.
🔎 A LIVE Wizard themed treasure hunt in your home – amazing, interactive fun solving Merlin’s riddles and finding clues around your home.
It’s easy, engaging fun and is guaranteed to get your kids excited and having the best fun this Halloween at home.
Sign up now; pre-booking is essential.
Alton Towers and CBeebies Land
This year Alton Towers are putting on their Scarefest event on 9th – 11th, 16th October – 1st November when the Resort becomes home to Halloween. It will be open until late so you can enjoy your favourite rides in the dark!
Join Franklyn, Skelvin, Patch, Phil and Gretyl in their colourful Halloween playland in the Freaky Fun Zone! With four shows full of fun and silliness, Patch’s Halloween Party is bigger and better than ever. Young families can also take part in the CBeebies Monster Ball, dance along with our dancing flashmob of ancestors plus ride over 20 attractions at dusk!
Families can brave our spook-tacular Halloween shows and enjoy the gardens at night like never before; daring souls can face our hair-raising rides in the dark, plus a truly terrifying new outdoor scare maze. Expect spines to be tingled.
- 9th – 11th October, 16th October – 1st November
- Passes from £34 per person
- For the brave, add the Alton Towers Dungeon & Darkest Depths onto your escape – scary fun for those aged 10+
One day passes start from £34 (adult 12+ years) or £28.50 (child 3-11 years) if booked on line in advance.
See more at: https://www.altontowers.com
Brick or Treat 2020
Treat your little monsters to a spook-tacular short break at the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort this October half term!
You’re invited to Lord Vampyre’s spooky haunted house, help him celebrate the arrival of Brick or Treat in the LEGOLAND® neighbourhood this October.
Be greeted by joke-telling LEGO® gargoyles and talking statues before taking your seat in the magnificent banquet hall which will swing into life, turning the room upside down and transforming right before your very eyes.
There’s plenty for the family to sink their teeth into during our Brick or Treat event. Join us between 15th October — 1st November for the ultimate Halloween party with themed activities, fang-tastic rides, plus live shows and attractions!
There’s also the return of the Brick or Treat Trail which is back, bigger than ever for 2020. Monster Rocker needs your help to find the missing items on his shopping list for Lord Vampyre’s Halloween party. Once little monsters have tracked the party pieces down around the Resort, they can head to the Creepy Crypt, where Monster Rocker’s Butler is on hand to give out treat filled goody bags. Plus there’s the chance to join Lord Vampyre and his monster friends at the topsy-turvy new Haunted House Monster Party ride, and all of the Resort’s awesome rides, shows and attractions to enjoy.
This autumn, you can also join Lord Vampyre at the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort to celebrate Halloween – his favourite time of the year – with a truly spectacular 3D fireworks display on 19/20 and 25/26 October and 1/2 November 2019.
With so many monster surprises to discover, families can book a Spook-tacular Sleepover at the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort Hotel or the LEGOLAND Castle Hotel. Sleep in a LEGO themed room and enjoy exclusive early access into the theme park the very next day. Or families can stay nearby at a LEGOLAND Partner Hotel.
Visit www.legolandholidays.co.uk for more information.
Tickets from £36 throughout Lord Vampyre’s Brick or Treat when booked online in advance. Under-threes go free. Book at:www.legoland.co.uk/tickets
Chessington World Of Adventures
Spooktacular Howl’o’ween Fun 2020
Hair-raising, spooktacular fun for all the family!
They’ve got exciting treats and plenty of tricks up thelr sleeve. More information coming soon…
- 17th October – 1st November
- Book online and save up to 38%
- Suitable for all the family
As the sun goes down, the eerie, the spooky and the creepy come out to play this Halloween. With hair-raising fun for all the family, untangle the web of lies with the launch of our brand new attraction, Spyders, plus the return of award-winning Creepy Caves Unearthed – Chessington’s scariest attraction yet.
More Treat Than Trick 2020
Join them from 17th – 31st October 2020 for spook-tacular fun. With plenty of fang-tastic activities, eerie entertainment and over 100 rides & attractions, you can enjoy a great family day out this October Half Term.
Be sure to book in advance to take advantage of their great value 4 for £90 offer.
Psst. Keep your eyes peeled – their full ‘What’s On’ schedule is coming soon.
See website for full details: https://www.draytonmanor.co.uk/halloween
Scare Safari at Gulliver’s Kingdom 2020
£13 Tickets – Special Advance Price!*
Monsters are taking over Gulliver’s for a spooky season of Halloween fun! Look out for some seriously spooktacular surprises, brave the Devil’s Dozen rides and amazing attractions. They’ve got your Halloween adventure covered with shows, tricks and plenty of treats. *Book your theme park tickets online 2 days in advance to save even more on your freaky family day out! Gulliver’s Kingdom Theme Park will be open 2:30pm until 7:30pm, 24th – 31st October 2020.
Here’s what to expect on your Halloween adventure:
- 12 Theme Park Rides PLUS Play Attractions
- Interactive Scare Safari Trail
- Look out for the Frightful Forest!
- Creep into the Haunted Cave!
Upgrade your daring day out, add one of these awesome activities…
- Upgrade to the ‘Scare’ Crow’s Nest Quest high ropes adventure for just £8pp (Sessions from 1:30 – 2:30PM)
- Upgrade to SPOOKA BAZOOKA indoor, terrifying task force games for just £8pp (Sessions from 1:30 – 2:30PM)
For more information visit the website: https://www.gulliverskingdomresort.co.uk/scare-safari
Paultons Park and Peppa Pig World
- Peppa and George’s spooky Halloween makeover
- The Legend of Paultons Manor – All singing and dancing extravaganza
- Goulish fun – see Pickles the Pumpkin and the rest of the spirit squad!
- Running from 15th October – 2nd November 2020
- Shows from 24th October – 1st November 2020
- Late night openings on the 27th and 29th October
- Happy Halloween included in normal admission price
Happy Halloween at Paultons Park is back for another year in 2020 with even more spooky fun to be had!
For more information visit: https://paultonspark.co.uk/attractions/13141/happy-halloween-at-paultons-park
Lightwater Valley is set to be transformed into ‘Frightwater Valley’ but no dates have as yet been confirmed for 2020.