From pumpkin carving, ghoulish pottery making and scary stories to spooky evenings out and Monster Mash disco’s, whether you’re an adult or child, you’re in for a treat this Halloween with our pick of the best events in the Heart of Yorkshire.
Are you ready to embrace the eerie, the enigmatic, and the downright spine-chilling? Join The Painting Pot Studio in Selby for an adults only night of Halloween thrills on Thursday 19th October 2023!
Join us if you dare………. for a children’s Halloween party on the 28th October between 1pm and 3pm. Activities include a costume parade competition, DJ, free face painting & glitter art and spooky crafts.
It’s pumpkins galore throughout October at Berts Barrow, they plant 70,000 pumpkins each year! The whole month from the first weekend in the month right through until the end of October is pumpkin season. It’s great fun to bring the kids along and pick a home-grown pumpkin and discover the scarecrow trail. Bring your wellies!
Free Pumpkin Event throughout October 🎃 from 9am until 2pm, 7 days a week.
Pick your pumpkin and carve it at the tearoom using their carving sets for free. Those wanting to pick pumpkins and take home can also do so, just pay for the pumpkin you want to take home.
Dust your fangs off, grab some spiders webs and spooky face paint and get ready for Sherburn’s biggest celebration of Halloween. Discover a car show packed with modern, classic and retro vehicles and bikes. Plus family fun and games and a fancy dress competition with prizes for the best costume and best dressed car.
Carlton Towers are hosting a fantastically spooky Halloween Ball. Come dressed in your finest Halloween attire and then dine in their staterooms with a delicious themed set menu. Dance the night away with a DJ until midnight.
Monster Mash your way through all the classic tunes at Carlton Towers – perfectly spooky fun for your tots, teens or in-betweens. Throw your best moves on the dance floor and go dressed to impress in your Spooktacular outfits. Woodfired Pizza, tea and cake available throughout & bar open.
Visit the unique setting of the Skylark Centre at Drax Power Station for some spooky family fun including making slime and bone bridges and exploring the woodland trails.
Many more Halloween themed activities are available throughout the Heart of Yorkshire and further afield in our glorious County. Please visit No place like… North Yorkshire (noplacelikenorthyorkshire.co.uk) to discover further afield to make your Halloween plans.
There are also plenty of places you can eat in the Heart of Yorkshire serving up variations of Halloween themed goodies and treats. Please see our Food and Drink pages for inspiration – Food & Drink In The Heart Of Yorkshire | Heart Of Yorkshire (exploreheartofyorkshire.co.uk)