Spooky goings on in Ards and North Down this Halloween
Saturday 21 - Tuesday 31 October
Saturday 21 October | Shadow Puppet Making: The Big Draw
Ards Arts Centre, Newtownards
Let your imagination run wild… create creatures, monsters, bats, spiders, witches, ghosts and ghouls.
2pm – 3pm and 3pm – 4pm
FREE | Booking essential | 028 9181 0803
Wednesday 25 October and Thursday 26 October | Halloween Walking Tours
Bangor Town - Wednesday
Newtownards Town - Thursday
Times for both tours, 7.30pm-8.45pm
An entertaining and spooky experience!
Tickets £6 (Ad) | £4 (Ch). Advanced booking required
Friday 27 - Tuesday 31 October | Halloween in the Trenches
Somme Museum, Newtownards
Join us for ‘Halloween in the Trenches’, a family friendly event full of spooky stories, ghoulish treats and family fun.Booking essential.
4pm, 4.30pm and 5pm.
Cost: Adults £4.50 Children £3.50 Family Ticket(2A+3C) £15.00
028 9182 3202
Saturday 28 October | Not So Scary Halloween
North Down Museum, Bangor
Magic shows, storytelling, creepy crawlies, and crafts
2pm – 4pm
FREE (Magic show £1) | 028 9127 1200 | northdownmuseum.com
Saturday 28 October | The Haunted Hub
Project 24, Queen’s Parade, Bangor,
Eerie sounds, freaky fun, bubbling brews and so much more!
6pm – 8pm
FREE | 0300 013 3333
Saturday 28 - Tuesday 31 October | Spooky Sea Serpents and Scarium Secrets
Exploris Aquarium, Portaferry
Spooky Sea Serpents and Scarium Secrets at Exploris Aquarium
Our Craken pirate ship has risen from its watery depths this Halloween and the pirate ghosts are having a spookingly good time on their Exploris adventure, so come and enjoy the fun for all the family.
Admission costs apply | 028 4272 8062 | explorisni.com
Saturday 28 - Tuesday 31 October | Halloween Fun at Mount Stewart
Portaferry Road, Newtownards
Dare to venture to Mount Stewart for four days of storytelling, craft and Hallowe'en Fun
11am – 4pm
Admission costs apply | 028 4278 8387 | nationaltrust.org.uk/mount-stewart
Sunday 29 October | Halloween Fun at Cockle Row Cottages
Glitter Tattoos, 'Tales of the Wild' Animal Road show, Plant and Play and creepy crafts
1pm – 4pm
Sunday 29 October - Tuesday 31 October | Castle Espie Spellbound Festival
WWT Castle Espie, Ballydrain Road, Comber
Join us for 3 days of monstorous fun this Halloween at Castle Espie!
10am – 5pm
Prices vary | 028 9187 4146 | wwt.org.uk/wetland-centres/castle-espie
Monday 30 October | Halloween Arts Scheme
Ards Arts Centre, Newtownards
Fun packed day of spellbinding artistry, jaw dropping jumping clay and spine tingling drama.
Suitable for ages Age 6 - 14
10am – 3pm
Tuesday 31 October | Halloween Family Festival
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra
Join us in celebrating the ancient festival of Hallowe’en with
a range of traditional activities. Don’t forget to come dressed up to take part in the popular fancy dress competition.
Admission costs apply | 028 9042 8428 | nmni.com/uftm
Saturday 4 November | Seapark Fireworks
Fun, food and a fireworks finale
4pm – 9pm