Halloween for families...

Spooky events for families and children, on throughout half-term right until the end of October.

Title image: Halloween at Holkham Hall


From Monday 22nd October, 10am – 12pm, Norwich Theatre Royal, Stage Two
Cost: £7 per child, adults FREE

Calling all wizards and witches- a chance to get crafty with costume designer Julia Pascoe, and create your own wondrous warlock’s hat illuminare to take home.

Suitable for ages 6-10. More info here.

Witch Crafting at Norwich Theatre Royal, Stage 2


A Hallowe’en Half-term – Could it be Magic?

Saturday 20th October until 26th October, Norwich Castle Museum
Activities are included with museum admission: Adults £9.50, Children £8.10, Concessions £9.00, Family (1 adult) £25.00, Family (2 adults) £33.40

As part of their exciting Half-term programme 'A Hallowe’en Half-term - Could it be Magic?’, step into the wonderful world created by artist Kate Munro and cast a spell for good.

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Coco (Film)

Tuesday 23rd October, 2pm, Norwich Theatre Royal, Stage Two
Tickets are FREE but must be booked in advance

Aspiring musician Miguel goes on an extraordinary journey! Exploring traditions of the “Day of the Dead” and the power of unconditional love.

Children must be accompanied by an adult. More details here


Story Telling- Room on the Broom Special!

Friday 26th October, 10am, Norwich Theatre Royal
Cost: £4 per child. Adults FREE!

Join Little People’s Drama Company for special storytelling, with music, drama and play. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

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Room on a Broom Storytelling

Room on a Broom Storytelling

Puppet Making Workshop: Halloween Characters

Friday 26th October 2018, 10.30am, Norwich Puppet Theatre
Tickets £9.50, ages 5+

Ghosts and ghouls, werewolves and vampires - what spooky Halloween character will you create?

Inspired by the puppets used in the Theatre’s performances, these workshops give children the chance to get creative and enjoy making their own characters to take home.  

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Halloween characters at Norwich Puppet Theatre


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Thursday 18th October to Sunday 28th October, Pensthorpe Natural Park
Included in admission price.

This Halloween-themed extravaganza is packed with spooky craft-making activities and a creepy-crawly trail weaving through the ancient woodlands and wetlands of the reserve. 

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Halloween at Holkham

Thursday 25th October to Sunday 28th October, Holkham Hall

Join the team at Holkham and help them solve this mystery! Click the link to find out what’s been going on at Holkham, and why they need your help…

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Halloween Days at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure

Thursday 18th October to Sunday 28th October, Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure
Standard Admission: Adults - £14.95 Children - £16.95
50% off admission (gate price) if you come in fancy dress during October Half Term.

Dippy and his spooky friends have given the entire park a trick or treat make over!
Face your fears with some animal encounters in the Secret Animal Garden and complete our stamp trail to earn a special edition Halloween medal! Plus visit the newly opened Mayhem Monster Manor!

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Spooktacular Halloween Party – Twisted Fairy Tales

Wednesday 31st October, 6pm, Fairhaven Garden
Adult £9.50, child £5.50. Ticket only, please book in advance. Event not suitable for under 3s, pushchairs and dogs. 

Head into the wicked woodland and join us for our spooktacular 'Twisted Fairy Tales' Halloween party, with a fireworks finale at 7.45pm.

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The Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade

From Saturday 13th October to Wednesday 31st October, BeWILDerwood
On the gate: Under 92cm free; 92–105cm £14.50; over 105cm £16.50; over 65’s £9.50 (prices are discounted online in advance!)

BeWILDerwood’s most famous, fabulous, fantastical event of the year, now with more magic than ever before!

Have the best day exploring the magical woodland, meeting the BeWILDerbats and seeing the spooky decorations in the park. It’s a treat, not a trick, running WILD through tree houses and zipping on zip wires at BeWILDerwood!

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BeWILDerwood Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade


Spooky City

Wednesday 31st October, 6-8pm, Chapelfield Gardens

Creepy costumes and eerie entertainment return to the city for Halloween this year. The evening promises to provide frightening fun for the whole family as crowds of skeletons, witches and ghosts fill Chapelfield Gardens. Come and be part of these ghoulish goings on… if you dare!

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