North East Halloween

Halloween In The North East

The Enchanted Forest: Stockeld Park


Halloween North East
Photo credit: Stockeld Park

If you’re looking for a fun and entertaining Halloween day out, suitable for the whole family, look no further, because the Enchanted Forest at Stockeld Park is perfect for everyone. The Halloween event is running all throughout October and promises to be an enriching experience.

With parks and play areas for all ages, not to mention the exciting and interactive Halloween-themed play around the park, it’s guaranteed to keep the children entertained and anything but bored. A day out at Stockeld park will leave you with lasting memories that you can cherish forever.

Halloween Family Fright Fest


Get your costumes ready and mark your calendars for the most thrilling and family-friendly Halloween event of the year – the Family Fright Fest at Lintz Hall Farm. Experience chills and thrills for all ages as you enjoy a day of hair-raising fun.

The spooky entertainment includes haunted attractions to give you just the right amount of goosebumps, pumpkin picking, stage shows, fun scare maze, street theatre, end day parade and more.

Dressing up in your scariest costume is encouraged, and there will be prizes and praises for the ones who are not scared to go that extra mile.

Pumpkin Patch at the Whitehouse Farm

21 – 29 OCTOBER

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It wouldn’t be autumn without a pumpkin patch. Venture through a sea of vibrant pumpkins at Whitehouse Farm, selecting the ideal canvas for your creativity. The excitement continues as you delve into the art of pumpkin carving, transforming these gourds into unique and expressive masterpieces, with the help of Penny Pumpkin or Professor Pumpkin.

Once you’re done, roam around the farm, feed the friendly animals, and participate in Halloween fun by visiting Spider’s Lair, Catacombs, Bat Chamber, Chop Shop and more.

Halloween Evenings at Beamish

27, 28 AND 31 OCTOBER

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Step into a world where history and Halloween magic intertwine at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North. As the sun sets, the village comes alive with bewitching tales, eerie lantern-lit streets, and a nostalgic charm that transports you back in time.

During these special Halloween Evenings, experience the past like never before – encounter spooky characters, explore historic buildings with a ghostly twist, and savour autumn treats under the moonlit sky.

Whether you’re captivated by history or seeking family-friendly frights, Beamish offers a hauntingly delightful adventure for all ages.

Please note that Beamish Unlimited Passes do not apply to this event.

Halloween All-nighter at Tyneside Cinema


Prepare for a night of thrills, chills, and cinematic magic at Tyneside Cinema’s legendary Halloween All-nighter event! As the moon rises on 27 October, the historic cinema transforms into a haven for horror aficionados.

From dusk ‘till dawn, immerse yourself in a spine-tingling line-up of frightful films, ranging from timeless classics to modern nightmares. With cosy seats, eerie ambience, and a camaraderie of fellow thrill-seekers, this All-nighter promises a spooky Halloween experience.

Some honourable mentions include Carrie, Creepshow, and The Driller Killer. Will you make it through the night?

Warkworth Castle and Halloween Half Term

28 October – 5 November, 10am – 5pm

Wander over to Warkworth Castle this Half Term for a whole host of Halloween activities to get little people in the spooky mood. Gather round for scary stories and solve creepy clues in the Halloween Trail.

Spilmans Pumpkin Festival 2023

Multiple dates from 30 September – see dates and times online

With 125,000 pumpkins ready to be picked, little ones will love exploring Spilmans 25 acre patch on a family run farm near Thirsk. With plenty of photo opportunities as well as a brand new family friendly show ‘Fright Delight’, Spilmans is a great place to mark the festivities this year.

Spooktacular Halloween Party

29 October, 3pm – 5pm

Head to Rainton Arena this October for a Halloween party guaranteed to bring good times to the whole gang. Join Wednesday Adams and her friends for a frighteningly brilliant bash including a 60-minute interactive show followed by photo opportunities.

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