Halloween Events For All The Family!
28th September 2015
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Halloween is here! Take a look at the list of spooktacular Halloween events happening in the local area below! This blog contains events suitable for families and young children.

1) Halloween In Bournemouth Square

Dates: 23 October - 01 November 2015

The brand new event Halloween In Bournemouth Square is taking place in the town centre for the week building up to festivities. A mobile venue will host free entertainment for children during half term and live music in the evenings!

Each day is programmed with different acts that include spooky shows by Dr Balloonman, Izzy Wizzy and characters Swash and Buckle. Other kids fun boasts an arts and crafts workshop plus free face painting. A special attraction is hosted by the Sustainable Food City where children are encouraged to bring along pumpkins for a festival of carving and recipe making.

The evening comes to life from 6pm with live music from some of Bournemouth’s popular acts such as Lee Rasdall-Dove, Charlie Parris, Rachel More and the closing event with Rock & Blues Co. Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1Rq1r3E

2) Corfe Castle Sausage & Cider Festival with Fireworks

Dates: 24 - 31 October 2015

Sample an amazing selection of handmade sausages and artisan ciders from Dorset, with live music and fireworks over the Castle on the 31st October. The festival takes place from 12.00pm to 9.30pm at The Greyhound Inn daily. Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1O4XL9z

3) Spooky half term trail at Brownsea Island

Dates: 24 - 31 October 2015

Follow the spooky trail from the Visitor Centre, or join in with one of their led children's squirrel walks. Activity days on Tuesday and Thursday give you the opportunity to try archery and low ropes! Booking not needed, although normal admission charges apply. Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1Fw7Yck

4) The Great Exhibition of Boscombe 2015

Dates: 24 - 31 October 2015

The Great Exhibition of Boscombe was born as a fringe event to the Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival in 2013, to give local, young and emerging artists a platform from which to show case their talents, highlighting our heritage, galleries, creative spaces, pop ups, performance and live art throughout Boscombe.

Their ever expanding network of local industry experts includes artists, designers, IT specialists, marketeers, performers, entrepreneurs, community leaders and mentors, who form an energetic team of passionate and enthusiastic role models for our next creative generation. Visit our website for more information about the exhibition: http://bit.ly/1LlWEfS

5) Halloween Fancy Dress Party at The Riviera Hotel

Date: 31 October 2015

Join the Riviera Hotel in Bournemouth for an evening of Fun and Fright! The evening includes a spooktacular 2 course buffet, killer music until 1.00am and devilish cocktails and bar promos! Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1FD3kcp

6) Spooky Hallowe'en Tales - Brownsea Island

Date: 31 October 2015

Meet Granny Cousins as she leads you through a spooky dinner in the Villano cafe, where the spirits of the island's past will appear before your very eyes! Brought to life by local storyteller Michele O'Brien, the island characters will join you over dinner. Families welcome. Booking essential. Visit our website for more information about times and tickets for this event: http://bit.ly/1FD3qk5

7) Aruba’s Kids Halloween Party

Date: 31 October 2015

This Halloween, Aruba have teamed up with Minky Moos to bring you the best Halloween party in Bournemouth! They’ve got potion making, face-painting, entertainers and prizes, dress up the kids and let them do the rest. Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1Rcicze

8) Parley Sports Club Firework Extravaganza

Date: 31 October 2015

Parley Country Club is hosting a Halloween Spooktacular and fireworks night at Parley Sports Club! Gates open 5.30pm, the bonfire will be lit at 7pm and a fireworks display will take place at 8pm. There will also be a late bar, spooky wood walks, fairground rides, barbecue, live music and a Halloween fancy dress parade. Visit our website for more information: http://bit.ly/1LbPih1

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