Your Guide 2 the Lake District

Halloween Events in the Lake District & Cumbria 2014

(This Page Was Last Updated on October 24th 2014)
 

halloween_anim1.gifhalloween_anim2.gifDid you know that Halloween (or Hallowe'en) is an abbreviation of All Hallows’ Even (or evening), meaning the night before the holy day of All Hallows, or All Saints' Day as we now call it?

There's lots of Halloween-themed activities taking place in the Lake District and Cumbria this year including fancy dress parades, spooky walks and lantern competitions. This is Your Guide 2 the Lake District's
choice selection:



halloween01.jpg Satur
day 18th October - Children's Halloween Disco
 
Event Held At Allithwaite Community Centre, Allithwaite, Nr. Grange - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
A children's Halloween disco at Allithwaite Community Centre with Fancy Dress, Best Decorated Lantern plus Games and Prizes.



penrith_halloween_small.jpg Saturday 25th October - Penrith Halloween Festival
 
Event Held In Penrith Town Centre, Penrith - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Penrith Halloween Festival is an annual family party day in Penrith - More Details...
 



brantwood011_1.jpgSaturday 25th & Sunday 26th October - Halloween Lantern Workshop & Walk
 
Event held At Brantwood, Coniston - 11:00am to 3:00pm (workshop); 4:30pm to 6:00pm (walk)
Make your own paper lantern in a Halloween workshop. Later take part in a lantern walk through Brantwood's estate with storytelling and bonfire. - More Details...
 


tullie_house_halloween_small.jpg Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th & Wednesday 29th October - Tullie Haunted House
 
Event held At Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Lots of spooky activities in and around the galleries and The Guidhall, including bat box building, storytelling, spooky tours and pumpkin carving.

   



muncaster_castle_logo85px.jpgSunday 26th October to Saturday 1st November
- Halloween at Muncaster
 
Event held At Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Penrith - Various times
With ghost tours, the Ghostly Grotto, Creepy Owl Crypt, Darkest Muncaster illuminations, Scary Maze & fancy dress competition for witches etc.


 
lakes_aquarium_small.jpgMonday 27th October to Sunday 2nd November - Witches & Wizards Week
 
Event held At Lakes Aquarium, Lakeside, Newby Bridge -
Grab your broomstick and fly on down for a week of spooky activities including a creepy tracker quiz,
meet creepy creatures and cringe worthy crafts.
 


lakeside_haverthwaite_witches_wizards_week.jpgMonday 27th to Thursday 30th October - Witches & Wizards Week
 
Event held At Haverthwaite and the Lakes Aquarium -
A week of witches, wizards, ghosts & ghouls! Take a trip on the Ghost Train
.
 

 
halloween fun Monday 27th to Friday 31st October - Holker Halloween Fun
 
Event Held At Holker Hall & Gardens, Cark-in-Cartmel, Nr. Grange-over-Sands -
Offering creepy crafts and wicked Halloween walks in the Holker Garden with Frightful Food in their Courtyard Cafe.

   

 
townend_small.jpg Wednesday 29th October to Sunday 2nd November - Ghosts, Gourds & Ghouls
 
Event held
At Townend, Troutbeck, Windermere - 1:00pm to 4:30pm
A Halloween Trail - follow the spooky clues around the garden to win a prize! - More Details...

 


rheged_centre2_1.jpg• Wednesday 29th October - Halloween Children's Kitchen
 
Event held At Rheged Centre, Redhills, Penrith - 11:00am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm
Join Kate from Peter Sidwell's Simply Good Cookery School and make fresh pumpkin pie - scoop out your own little pumpkin and take it home to carve.

 



ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg.jpg• Thursday 30th October - Halloween Ghost Train
 
Event Held At Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass -
Travel down the line in darkness on the spectacularly spooky Halloween Ghost Train and keep your eyes peeled for fiendish friends! - More Details...



brockhole01.jpg Thursday 30th & Friday 31st October - Halloween Party Nights
 
Event held At the Lake District Visitor Centre, Brockhole - 3:00pm to 6:00pm
An evening of Halloween fun for kids including Trick and Treat show, meet the animals, party games, mask making, activity packs etc. -
More Details...
 



fun_for_kids_logo,activities,lake_district.jpg • Friday 31st October - Fun For Kids Halloween Party
 
Event Held At Fun For Kids Fun Factory, Parkside Road, Kendal - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Entry costs £7.00 and includes party tea, party bags and games with prizes for best fancy dress - book early to avoid disappointment - More Details...
  


world_beatrix_potter_attraction_2011_logo.jpg Friday 31st October - Spooky Halloween Craft Day
  

Event Held At the World of Beatrix Potter Attraction, Bowness - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Everyone is welcome to join in the free arts and craft session in the attraction's foyer on a spooky theme! - More Details...
 



halloween_small85.jpg Friday 31st October - Halloween Garden Party at the Pig & Whistle
 
Event Held At The Pig & Whistle, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands - 6:00pm 'til late
Fun for all the family at the Pig & Whistle with Halloween family disco, game BBQ, live music and Halloween cocktails
- More Details...
   

 
castle_green_hotel_logo.png Friday 31st October - Family Halloween Party at the Castle Green Hotel
 
Event held At Castle Green Hotel, Kendal - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
A fun-filled afternoon for children and adults alike in Kendal with a fancy dress competition, disco, toffee apples and a 'scary' buffet! - More Details...

 


beech_hill_halloween_small.jpg • Friday 31st October - Beech Hill Hotel Halloween Masquerade Ball
 
Event held
At the Beech Hill Hotel, Newby Bridge Road, Windermere -
A
Spooktacular night of tricks and treats with a gourmet 4 course meal and magician - More Details...
 


ravenglass_eskdale_logo.jpg.jpg• Friday 31st October - Halloween Ghost Train
 
Event Held At Ravenglass Station, Ravenglass -
Travel down the line in darkness on the spectacularly spooky Halloween Ghost Train and keep your eyes peeled for fiendish friends! - More Details...



millerbeck_railway_small.jpgFriday 31st October & Saturday 1st November - Spooky Halloween Spectacular
 
Event Held At Millerbeck Light Railway, Staveley in Cartmel, Newby Bridge -
Dare you ride Millerbeck Light Railway in the dark? For details Tel. 015395 30113
 

 
tullie_house_halloween_small.jpg Friday 31st October - Tullie Haunted House
 
Event held At Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Lots of spooky activities in and around the galleries and The Guidhall, including bat box building, storytelling, spooky tours and pumpkin carving

 


halloween_pumpkin.jpg• Friday 31st October - Hallowe'en Party
 
Event Held At the Institute Hall, New Hutton, Near Kendal - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Hallowe'en party in which children can enjoy games and a disco with bar for grown-ups

   

 
halloween_pumpkin.jpg • Friday 31st October - 
Hallowe'en Disco in Dent
 
Event Held At Memorial Hall, Dent - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
With raffle, refreshments, fancy dress and competitions including best-carved pumpkin


 
halloween_pumpkin.jpg • Friday 31st October -
Pumpkin Party in Warton
 
Event Held At Village Hall, Warton - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
With children's disco, games, hot dogs and tuck shop. Prize for best fancy dress and bar for adults.


 

halloween_pumpkin.jpg • Saturday 1st November - 
Hallowe'en Pre-School Disco in Burton
 
Event Held At the Memorial Hall, Burton-in-Kendal - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
With pumpkin and fancy dress competitions, fun and games, raffle and refreshments