Which Norfolk Halloween Events will You Be Attending?

Norfolk has some fabulous Halloween events for all members of the family, there are a vast amount of pumpkin patches in Norfolk to visit, but there are also lots of other spooktacular things to do in Norfolk.

The kids all adore Halloween events so we are always looking for new, interesting days out during the October Half Term week, although Norfolk half term this year is the week before Halloween, so there may be quite a few Norfolk Halloween Events spread out across two weeks.

In no particular order, other than alphabetical, check out these

Norfolk Halloween Events

Bewilderwood Snagglefangs Season of Sneakery

Location : Horning Rd, Hoveton, Norwich NR12 8JW

The BeWILDerbats are back, causing mischief and mayhem wherever they fly!

Join them this October half term for a whooole host of Halloween-inspired treats and Autumnal goodies!

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Bewilderwood Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade

Norfolk Halloween Events

It’s the most fantastical time of the year, as BeWILDerwood’s famous Glorious Glowing Lantern Parade is back 14th-15th and 19th – 31st October, with a sparkly new story!

See the woods in whole new light, as you adventure through the magical light extravaganza and watch the story unfold as you journey through the woods down mysterious paths exclusive to this event. Make marvellous memories as a family, and don’t worry if you aren’t the bravest Boggle – it’s spooky not scary!

Start your adventure at dusk and craft your own Twiggle Twilight Lantern to help the Boggles light up the woods at Hazel’s Hideaway, before embarking on a journey through BeWILDerwood like you have never seen before.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Bressingham Halloween Evenings

Location : Low Rd, Diss IP22 2AA

Join Bressingham this Half term for the special spooky Ghost train evenings on the 26th, 27th, and 28th October 2023.

The evening consists of a spooky ghost train ride and gallopers rides. There will also be a variety of halloween themed games. They will also have some entertainers doing magic and balloon modelling. Why not dress up and come in costume adding to the occasion.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Brewers Fayre Halloween Thriller

Norfolk Brewers Fayre Locations :

Broadlands Business Park, Old Chapel Way, Norwich NR7 0WG

Freebridge Farm , Clenchwarton Road, West Lynn, Kings Lynn, PE34 3LW

Great Yarmouth, Runham Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 1SH

Oaks, Holt Road, Norwich Airport, Norwich, NR6 6JA

Brewers Fayre have got so much to offer this Halloween, with an incredible offer where you can treat the whole family for £18, available 16th to 31st October, Monday to Friday 12 – 6 pm only!

You can choose from a mouthwatering selection of dishes on the special Halloween family menu, with plenty of options to keep the kids and the grown-ups happy.

To really get things feeling spooky, you can add the Halloween drinks bundle – two of their speciality Halloween cocktails or mocktails along with two kids’ Halloween milkshakes for just £10. A deal so good, it’s scary! Why wait, book your table today.

Ghosts and ghouls are in the air, it’s time to play at Brewers Fayre! Looking to give your kids some fun this Halloween half-term? Come and enjoy the indoor soft play areas where it’s always playtime no matter the weather.

As well as the slides and climbing frames to clamber up and down, they have all sorts of daily activities for little ones to enjoy, including a WhoDunnit activity, Terrifying Treasure Hunt and Make your own Witches Hat. All led by their friendly team members.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Broadland Ghosts’ Halloween Trail

Location : Museum of the Broads, Staithe Road, Stalham, Norfolk, NR12 9DA

Spooky family fun discovering some of the stories of Broadland’s ghosts.

Did you know St Benet’s Abbey is haunted or that the ghostly dog, Black Shuck, patrols the Broads and North Norfolk coast? Find out about these stories and more. Complete the trail and win a prize!

But watch out for the Wroxham witches! They have flown in and taken up residence. Can you put on a disguise to walk past?

Meet our storyteller who will tell more ghost stories of the Broads at 11.45 and 2pm each day.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Epic Studios Halloween Spooktacular

Location : EPIC TV Studios, 112-114 Magdalen Street, Norwich, NR3 1JD

The most spine-chilling and immersive Halloween club night experience you’ve ever encountered. Prepare to be bewitched and captivated as you step into a world where darkness reigns and frightful delights await.

Epic Studios will undergo a spine-chilling metamorphosis, featuring haunting decorations, fog-filled nooks, and sinister surprises lurking at every turn. Enter at your own peril…

In addition, they’ve conjured up an exclusive Halloween-themed drinks menu, complete with unique cocktails and shots to satisfy even the thirstiest of creatures of the night.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Fairground Fright Nights at Great Yarmouth Pleasurebeach

Location : S Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3EH

Fairground Frights runs for five nights in 2023, from Wednesday 25th to Sunday 29th October with an end-of-season firework display on the 29th October.

Three and a half hours of spooky rides and walk about characters. You can check out our review of Fairground Frights 2022 here

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Fairhaven Water Gardens Halloween Cinema

Location : School Rd, South Walsham, Norwich NR13 6DZ

On Friday 27th October and Saturday 28th October they will be showing Halloween classics – Nightmare Before Christmas, Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands and From Dusk Til Dawn

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Fairyland Trust The Real Halloween

Location : Bradmoor Woods on the West Acre Estate

Set in a beautiful woodland glade in the depths of Norfolk, this is Halloween as it should be.

Spend the afternoon exploring the woods, taking part in various activities in nature. Make a Real Broomstick, create a Halloween Lantern ready for the parade, visit the Fairy King and Queen, get creative in the Witches’ Kitchen, try your luck at Halloween Games, or send a postcard from the Pixie Post Office.

Entertainment includes live music in the Performance Tent from the King Driscolls, PennyLess providing the jig for our Musical Toadstools, Mr Pineapple Head’s hilarious show, short stories told throughout the afternoon, plus some walkabout silly Trolls, endearing Bats, and other magical folk.

As dusk falls, everyone gathers to hear the telling of The Real Halloween story before hundreds of candle lanterns are lit to join with our special Wild Animal Lanterns for a parade through the woods. There are also some extra workshops available for a small additional fee, which need to be booked in advance as space is limited.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Hippodrome Halloween Spooktacular

Location :  43A St George’s Rd, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EU

Join comedy duo JACK JAY and JOHNNY MAC, as they embark on a hilarious spooky journey for the whole family.

They will be joined by an amazing cast of stunning circus acts, dancers, and aerialists.

All set amongst an immersive spooky backdrop, that encompasses the iconic hippodrome 360 arena.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Hirstys Halloween Hoot

Location : Great Yarmouth Rd, Hemsby NR29 4NL

An array of activities are on offer including face painting, a Halloween quiz, fancy dress competitions and an exploration of the maze.

Children can try out the park’s newly-installed climbing frame and slide and classics like the bouncing pillows and go-carts will also be open.

The Autumn Fairy will wind down each day by reading a story and hosting a singalong.

Every child will be able to pick a pumpkin from the on-site patch and decorate it in the crafting marquee.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Hirstys Encrypted Night Maze


Join them at Hirstys for the NEW Encrypted night maze.

27th and 28th October from 6.30pm – 10pm

Will you dare to enter the maze in the cover of darkness with scare actors lingering around the next corner?

Food available, Stocked Bar, Music. Tickets must be booked in advanced

Come and join them for the newest addition at Hirstys

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

The Monster Club Halloween Bash

Location : Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 0TT

The Monster Club is BACK this October Half-Term with Norwich’s Favourite Family Halloween Extravaganza!

Returning to the Royal Norfolk Showground, The Monster Club will be resurrecting their spirited blend of Live Music, Dance, Circus, Comedy and Panto – think a Halloween Circus, Live Music Concert & Panto all rolled into one – A feast for the eyes and ears lead by our incredible house band (the much-loved ‘Joe Ringer Band’) and joined by our sensational cast of singers and performers!

This unique family show is perfect for little ones aged 2+ (it’s not scary, just fun and spooooky!), but with LOADS for you adults to enjoy too! Folktales claim even Teenagers enjoy themselves!!!

Brought to you by the dedicated team behind the smash hit show “Kidz Pop Party”. Joe Ringer Events are paving the way for top quality entertainment in Norwich.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

North Walsham Halloween Fireworks Spectacular

Location : North Walsham Rugby Club, Scottow, Norfolk, NR10 5BU

Come join us at North Walsham Rugby club for a fantastic evening line up of Halloween family entertainment and thrills finishing with a grand fireworks display.

With a capacity of 4000 people and free parking you can also expect:

Grand Firework Display, Live music, DJ’s Jezza & Gary Sulter, Gray’s Fun fair, Arena Performance, Fire show: Fire breathers, angle grinders & more! (Weather permitting), Glow stand & glitter artists, Mascot characters (weather permitting), Halloween fancy dress competition, Accessible viewing area, PLUS a superb array of food venders, Improved car park. Moved to a new Saturday date!!

VIP, VIP, VIP! – They also have an undercover V.I.P area with it’s own dedicated bar and private VIP viewing area with its own Live music and a post fireworks after party 9pm-12am with more live music and DJ’s

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Norwich Puppet Theatre Halloween Activities

Location : St James Ct, Whitefriars, Norwich NR3 1TN

Norwich Puppet Theatre has various Halloween themed activities taking place during the half term week, including The Witch and The Egg, Wicked Witches Puppet making Workshop for Families, Spooky Shadows Puppetry Workshop for Families, Jungle Book, The Gingerbread Man and The Pot Full of Magic and Spooky Stories and Tales of Terror.

They are also hosting a Halloween party on Sunday 22nd October –

Norwich Puppet Theatre will be throwing open it’s doors and inviting you in for games, arts and crafts activities, market stalls, face painting, prizes and more!
Fun for all the family and free entry, this event is the perfect way to get in the spooky spirit!

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Ocean Rooms Halloween Family Night

Location : Pier Gardens, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR31 6PP

The Ocean Rooms are hosting a Halloween Family Night on Thursday 26th October, from 6-9pm

Bar Food available, tickets cost £5 per person, there will be disco divas Estelle and Shelley and a visit from Norfolk Ghostbusters!

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Pensthorpe Creatures of The Night

Location : Pensthorpe Rd, Fakenham NR21 0LN

Join them for a hair-raising Halloween this October half term with two terrifying trails offering a ghoulish abundance of fun; pumpkin carving, and Halloween themed craft activities!

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Pettitts Animal Adventure Park Pumpkin Pickin

Location : Church Rd, Reedham, Norwich NR13 3UA

Pettitts Pumpkin Pickin’ event is back BIGGER and better than ever this year!

So if you’re looking for some SPOOOOKY Halloween fun this October half term?

Why not visit Norfolk’s Premier Family Park and enjoy FREE Halloween Pumpkin Pickin from 21st October – 29th October as well as the Spook-tacular rides, animals & attractions for a family fun day out!

All paying children gets to pick a pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch, take it to the carving area using the little wheelbarrows where the carving team will be on hand to help you create, carve & keep your spooky pumpkin!

That’s not all, they have daily spooky Halloween shows at the Temple Theatre.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Pleasurewood Chills

Location : Leisure Way, Lowestoft NR32 5DZ


It’s time to enjoy a spooktacular half term on the East Coast, enjoy fang-tastic fun for all the family at Pleasurewood Chills. The park undergoes a creepy crawlie make over as we celebrate Halloween.

There’s fun for all the family. In addition to all your favourite rides, shows and attractions, there is spooky themed entertainment to enjoy the October festivities.

Enjoy the brand new experience, Coasters & Dragons, where you can meet the friendly fire-breathing guests.

From slime and pumpkin in the House of Little Horrors marquee, to the horror scare mazes for the extra brave, as well as the favourite Creepy Cave, where guests can get up close to and learn all about nature’s creepiest of crawlies including tarantulas, scorpions, bugs and much more.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE


Location : Lenwade, Norwich NR9 5JE

Norfolk’s award-winning scare attraction is back for 2023 – get ready to face your fears with one of their spine-tingling evenings.

There is so much to see and do this year at PrimEvil, with several hair-raising haunts that will instil you with fear.

The terrifying live actors will send shivers down your spine, if adrenaline makes you peckish, discover all the food and drink vendors and decide what your last meal shall be.

This is one of my favourite events, the actors are SO good, read our review from Primevil last year HERE

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Roarr Dinosaur Adventure Dippys Halloween

Location : Lenwade, Norwich NR9 5JE

It might be half-term but at ROARR! the Weston-Smythe School of Dinosaurs and the Undead is in session. Dippy and friends will be joined by a host of unusual Professors with hands on lessons and sessions.

Get your spook on this Halloween and meet some of the original teachers who have returned in various forms to bring order, discipline, and a good solid education to the guests of ROARR!

You will find 6 lessons to attend including Professor Bloodlust teaching history lessons about dinosaurs, Professor Crochet leads the dance classes with some ghostly tunes and other special Halloween activities.

As well as our well-known spook-tacular attractions being open, including Valley of the Dinosaurs, Predator High Ropes, Dippy’s Raceway and Dinomite Indoor Adventure Play.

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Sealife A-ScariumGreat Yarmouth & Hunstanton

Location : Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3AH and Southern Promenade, Hunstanton PE36 5BH

Explore the seas with this fin-tastically frightening activity trail, you get to see all of your favourite sea creatures with some ‘spooky’ additions.

Help our Sea Witch and Warlock look after their ocean home and fellow sea creatures by completing magical challenges throughout the aquarium.

Will you be brave enough to step up and help complete ‘spook-splash-tic’ challenges and fill in your activity sheet as you go?

Open from 14th October to 31st October 2023

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Vintage Hauntsman Creepy Cruise

Location : Broads Tours, The Bridge, Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8RX

Creepy Cruises aboard the Vintage Hauntsman

Family fun Halloween themed river trips aboard the Vintage Hauntsman.

October half term we have a special treat (or trick) for our river trip passengers.

The Vintage Broadsman will be transformed into the Vintage Hauntsman, a ghostly river trip boat for Halloween themed river trips.

Featuring spooky commentary with the ghostly tales of the Broads by our River Trip skippers and trick or treat activity packs for Children this trip will be one to enjoy for the whole family.

Trips last for 1.5 hours and run weekdays during October half term.

Join us … if you dare … mwhuahahaha

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival

Location : Tunstead Rd, Hoveton, Norwich NR12 8QU

Wroxham Barns Pumpkin Festival is back for another year BIGGER & BETTER than ever before.

Tickets include unlimited access to Junior Farm & the Fun Park, plus a FREE pumpkin for every paying child. Get creative and enjoy carving in our undercover pumpkin marquee! Visit Wilma the Witch in our slime school, access the Field of Fun for our spooky maize maze and play in our creepy mini maze.

During your visit to Junior Farm & Fun Park Pumpkin Festival you can collect your FREE Pumpkin for each paying child from our HUGE Pumpkin Patch, carve it in our Carving Marquee.

The children LOVED visiting last year, check out our thoughts HERE

For further details including dates/times/prices please CLICK HERE

Do you know of any more Norfolk Halloween Events taking place this year ?

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