There are scares around every corner this Halloween. Whether you’re a fearless fright fan or thrill seeking grown-up looking for ghost tours and graveyeards, we’ve got you covered! Or if you are looking for something for your little monsters, check out our family friendly Halloween events and top ideas for half term fun!

Halloween Family Fun

Discover fun things to do with the whole family this Halloween in Belfast and beyond. There are pumpkin patches aplenty, events for all ages and fancy dress opportunities across the city.

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Boo at the Zoo

6.46 KM
Sun, 30 Oct 2022, 10:00am

Trick or treat yourself to fiendish fun at Boo at the Zoo. Dust the cobwebs off your favourite costume and jump on your broomstick to Belfast Zoo.

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Halloween Extravaganza at Crumlin Road Gaol

1.82 KM
Mon, 31 Oct 2022, 10:00am

This Halloween join Crumlin Road Gaol for their most Spooktacular Halloween Event for Children of all ages and adults!

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Tracking Down Dracula

30.16 KM
Sun, 30 Oct 2022, 10:15am

A family-focused 'soft' Dracula story-telling show by professional actors, performing within the Museum premises, starting at the Station Building platform.

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Cinemagic Halloween Screenings

Coming to a ‘SCREAM’ near you this October, join Cinemagic for family-friendly movies in Belfast this Halloween.


VAMPIRINA + Halloween Drama & Dance

1.73 KM
Mon, 31 Oct 2022, 10:30am

After the screening join Cinemagic for a fun & interactive ‘Drama & Dance’ session at the Halloween Disco!

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TOY STORY OF TERROR + Halloween Storytelling

1.73 KM
Mon, 31 Oct 2022, 3:00pm

TOY STORY OF TERROR screening at Ulster Museum on Halloween day. Before the screening join storyteller Vicky McFarland for spooky Halloween storytelling.

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1.73 KM
Sun, 30 Oct 2022, 12:30pm

Screening: BEDKNOBS AND BROOMSTICKS - In 1940 an eccentric young spinster becomes an apprentice witch. 30 Oct

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Scariest Things to Do for Adults

If you’re looking for a real scare this Halloween, Belfast has some brilliant eerie events that will satisfy your frightful needs.

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W5 Late Halloween

1.74 KM
Thu, 27 Oct 2022, 7:00pm

Join W5 for a strictly adults-only, after-hours evening of frightfully good fun this October. There are no kids allowed on 27 October between 7-11pm.

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Clubland Halloween

1.87 KM
Sat, 29 Oct 2022, 7:00pm

Clubland Live returns to Belfast for their BIGGEST EVER, LIVE show to date! Saturday 29 October sees the UK's leading dance brand take over the SSE Arena.

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Bangor – Hallowe’en Late Night Tour 18 yrs + – SOLD OUT

Thu, 27 Oct 2022, 7:45pm

The streets of Bangor are filled with ghosts of bygone generations. From fierce Vikings to gentile Victorians, who made the town their home.

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All Halloween Events

Belfast has some brilliant events that will satisfy your frightful needs! You’ll be spoilt for choice, from spooky tours, to fancy dress and movie nights – you’ll have a Spooktacular time!

Half Term Family Fun

Discover more fun ideas for the whole family during the October half term break.

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Top 10 Family Fun Attractions in Belfast

There are plenty of attractions to see and do for the kids (and the young at heart) around Belfast, including the Ulster Museum and Belfast Zoo.

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Family Fun – Belfast Plus

Discover family fun attractions in Lisburn and Castlereagh and Ards and North Down, just minutes from Belfast. See our top suggestions for a fun-filled day out.

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Family Indoor Activities

Don't let bad weather stop you from having a fantastic time in Belfast! See our top suggestions for rainy day activities and attractions for all the family.

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