There is so much to do on Halloween – hilarity or horror – you choose:

27 Oct 2018, Saturday 13:00 – 18:30
Children of Newquay are invited to join the Newquay BID’s FREE Zombie Crawl. Wearing gory get-ups and ghoulish glad-rags they will parade through the town in a spook-tacular Halloween extravaganza not to be forgotten. Starting off at 1pm get ready to see the amazing Titan the Robot perform at the Piazza then followed by a family disco and face painting at Cribbar. Then at 2pm learn some monster moves for a dance workshop at Cribbar before getting ready to set off on the Zombie Crawl at 3pm

Heligan Halloween
Creepy Crawly Trail Saturday 20th – Sunday 4th November 2018
The Good, the Bad and the Bugly… This Heligan Halloween, experience the creepy but cool in a bug-tastic culmination of spooky Halloween activities set to make your spine tingle! Wander through the Gardens, following our Creepy Crawly Trail and discover what weird and wonderful creatures have made Heligan their home. Do you dare to enter the spider tunnel? Will you come face to face with Mama spider? And what else might you stumble across on the way?

Little Monsters’ Ball Halloween disco 2018 – EDEN PROJECT
Saturday 27 October 2018
Get your fancy dress on and join us for an evening of fang-tastic fun, including a spine-tingling disco, fire dancing and acrobatics, and an ice rink to chill you to the bone… The ball starts at 6pm, but you’re welcome to arrive at Eden from 5pm, as long as you have a Little Monsters’ Ball ticket. Last admission to Little Monsters’ Ball is at 7.30pm, and Eden will shut at 9pm.

Trick or Treasure at Pirate’s Quest – Newquay
October Half Term 2018 (Oct 20th-29th)
The authentic pirates are brought to life by talented theatrical actors, who are guaranteed to make this a unique and memorable experience – a rare opportunity for all ages to learn something new about piracy, and experience the real life of a seafarer during the ‘Golden Age of Pirates’. Families can join in the ghoulish fun with a special spooky treasure map, follow the hidden Halloween clues to claim some of the cursed treasure! Don’t be afraid to dress up, it’s optional but most welcome. Enjoy a wickedly wonderful October half term, fun for the entire family at Pirate’s Quest.

Fright night in Cotehele House
Sat, 27 October 2018. Wander around atmospheric Cotehele House by torchlight for this spooky event which is suitable for children and families. Bring a torch please! Timed-tickets will be issued on arrival. The Barn Restaurant and shop will be open.
Haunting Halloween Week at Cotehele Mill
20th – 28th Oct 2018. The mill complex will be decorated for Halloween; staff and volunteers will be in fancy dress; there will be a children’s trail with treats. We’ll be milling on the Thursday and Sundays, plus there might possibly be some scary baking going on.

Halloween Murder Mystery Night – Bodmin Jail
Saturday, 27th October 2018
6.30pm arrival, starting 7pm – Includes 3 course meal. MURDER MYSTERY DINNER – HALLOWEEN. ‘Murder at the Masquerade Ball’. Watch and listen as the professionally staged murder plot unfolds before your very eyes. Question the cast for those extra clues, view the murder scene, and choose your suspect.

Definitely not for children:

31 October 2018
Bodmin Jail, Bodmin. Explore the jail after dark in the company of our Resident Medium, who has over 11 years experience at the Jail. As an experienced Psychic Medium and Energy Therapist, he will tutor you in the basics of Reiki and energy management before putting you to work for the night behind bars in this formidable County Jail. The event begins at 8.45pm with a set 3 course meal and time for our newest inmates to get to know each other, before delving into the history, and footprints of the past. Specific workshops run throughout the night, before we return you to the living world at 5am. £80 per person.  Other dates available.