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Halloween Events in Dorset

13 August 2019

Halloween events in Dorset

The October half-term is now synonymous with Halloween and the themed fun that takes place. If you’re out and about in Dorset, you’ll find many a Halloween event happening, so grab your broomsticks, sharpen those fangs, and prepare to have one hell of a good time!

Dorset Halloween events include everything from zombie fests and enchanted illuminations, to pumpkin carving and the Sea Life Asquarium! It's scary how much there is to choose from...

Halloween Events

12 Oct 2019 to 03 Nov 2019
Weymouth, Dorset
AscariumDouble, double – toil and trouble! Enter the Ascarium at Weymouth sea Life Park this Halloween and help the witch unlock the treasure chest.
19 Oct 2019 to 03 Nov 2019
Abbotsbury, Dorset
Enchanted IlluminationsCome and see Abbotsbury Gardens in a different light. A large section of the gardens will be lit with a wonderful array of colour. Book online and save 20% off standard admission charges. A standard garden ticket allows access during the day and also covers the Enchanted Illuminations event if visited on the same day. Normal admission applies, except to the 4 Halloween family fright nights ...
25 October 2019
Bournemouth, Dorset
Shaken' Fright NightShaken' Fright Night - a vintage horror on Oct 25th. Masked adult Halloween event at the Cliff House Hotel; live rock'n'roll and cocktails! About this Event: Join the undead of Southbourne this October to celebrate Halloween 2019! On Friday 25th, from 7:30pm the team behind the Shake'n'Stir vintage festival bring you 'Shaken' Fright Night' at the Cliff House Hotel. Dress up in your ...
25 Oct 2019 to 26 Oct 2019
Weymouth, Dorset
Nothe of the Living DeadNothe of the Living Dead (a Halloween experience to remember). Interactive zombie experiences taking the Nothe Fort to another level. Though their presentation may vary, each experience shares a common thread – humankind versus zombie – a theme that Nothe of the Living Dead will continue to entertain the visitors who have the courage to participate in this event. Set in one of the UK’s ...
26 October 2019
Poole, Dorset
Poole Zombie FestZombie Fest, organised by Poole BID and Zombie Escapes HQ, will be taking over Poole High Street on Saturday, October 26. Poole Zombie Fest is a free, family-friendly day of spook-tacular activities taking place within Falkland Square, in the Dolphin Shopping Centre. All visitors are encouraged to wear zombie fancy dress and visit the special effects team and the face painting stand, where ...
26 Oct 2019 to 03 Nov 2019
Haynes Motor Museum, Sherborne, Dorset
Bring your ghosts and ghouls for spooky, fun, Halloween activities in our museum. See more details on the website.
27 Oct 2019 to 30 Oct 2019
Lulworth, Dorset
Spooky Fun at LulworthJoin us for spooktacular half term fun, with lots of themed activities to enjoy! Meet Merlin the magician, play in the leaf pile, hunt the bats or make a spooky mask! There will be plenty to do for all the family to enjoy! Tickets will be available in advance or you can buy on the day!
28 Oct 2019 to 29 Oct 2019
Lulworth, Dorset
Pumpkin Carving at LulworthAs the nights draw in and Halloween comes around, come and join the Ranger team and carve your own pumpkin. We will provide all you need, Pumpkin and tool. Monday 28th & Tuesday 29th October Time: 11:30am Meet at: Lulworth Cove Visitor Centre (BH20 5RQ) Duration: Approximately 1 hour. Price: £5 per carved pumpkin Accessibility: Full wheelchair access is available. Please ...
28 Oct 2019 to 01 Nov 2019
Wareham, Dorset
Halloween Spooktacular at Farmer PalmersLet our dressed up “BOO CREW” entertain your little ones! There's cauldrons full of family fun to be had down on the farm this Halloween Half Term! Our team are ready to give you ghoulish great service and spooktacular entertainment! Mon - Fri inclusive. Low key fang-tastic family fun for little ones!
29 October 2019
Nothe Fort, Weymouth, Dorset
Halloween Family Fun DayHalloween at the Nothe Fort with a Family Fun day for little ones. This year we are doing our Magic Show, Story Telling, Ghost Tours, Face Painting, Craft Making, and much more. This event will not be to scary, however there will be ghost passage tours and stories with the return of Wanda Witchway who will be flying in to perform her special Spookyloopy Magic Show where there'll be lots of ...
29 Oct 2019 to 31 Oct 2019
Mapperton Gardens, Beaminster, Dorset
Halloween Fun Days at MappertonDetails to follow.
30 October 2019
Lulworth, Dorset
Witches, Brooms & BatsJoin the Lulworth Ranger team in an exciting witches' broom making activity, using locally sourced materials, followed by a short talk to introduce you to the wonderful world of UK bats, dispelling some of the myths surrounding these incredible flying mammals. Working with wood and rough materials you may want to bring thin gardening gloves, although these are not essential. Tea, coffee and ...
30 Oct 2019 to 01 Nov 2019
Weymouth, Dorset
Weymouth Drama Club presents Murdered to DeathWeymouth Drama Club are presenting Murdered to Death by Peter Gordon at the Weymouth Pavilion on 30th and 31st October and 1st November. This hilarious spoof of the best Agatha Christie traditions is set in a country manor house in the 1930s with an assembled cast of characters guaranteed to delight – Bunting, the butler; an English Colonel with the prerequisite stiff upper lip; a Shady ...
31 October 2019
Dorchester, Dorset
Drinks in the Clink: Spells in the CellsThis is a brilliant and unique night out for any school of wizardry fan…. The evening begins with a serving of Butterbeer, a truly tasty beverage straight from the books. From there, things get even boozier with just a swish and a flick. We invite you to try your hand at mixing potions, and yes, they are whipped up in a cauldron. Using a set of ingredients sourced from ancient magick ...
01 November 2019
Swanage, Dorset
Halloween Bistro on Swanage RailwayGet all steamed up on our spooky Halloween Special Bistro dining train! Our special Halloween-inspired menu includes gory delights such as Twisted Intestines and Hellfire Chicken, and if that is not enough our tasty desserts are bound to tempt the devil in anyone! Many of the diners on our ghostly Bistro train enter into the spirit by dressing up in ghoulish fashion. Come and join in the ...

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