Halloween Events

View all the upcoming Halloween Events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Spooky Happenings

Spooky Happenings

07 October 2017 - 31 October 2017
Explore a world of magic & shadows, with mysteries to solve and games to play at Almond Valley Heritage Centre.
Condemned

Condemned

13 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Condemned

Condemned

14 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Spooky Pictures

Spooky Pictures

15 October 2017
Create a spooktacular gothic photo frame and decorate with terrifying things at Lauriston Castle on 15th October.
Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

16 October 2017
Learn, create and perform your own magic at a spooky, magic workshop this Halloween at Lauriston Castle!
Condemned

Condemned

19 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Condemned

Condemned

20 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
Condemned

Condemned

21 October 2017
Visit The Real Mary King’s Close this Halloween, for the return of the 2016 late night sell out tour 'Condemned'!
The Pumpkin Run 2017

The Pumpkin Run 2017

22 October 2017
Pick up your pumpkin & run at this year’s Pumpkin Run 2017, choose the ultimate 1km or 5km fun run for all the family!
Edinburgh Ghost Stories

Edinburgh Ghost Stories

27 October 2017
Listen as Actor and writer Alex Staniforth unveils the phantoms of this ancient city at Lauriston Castle.
Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House

Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House

27 October 2017
Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band - Halloween Ceilidh at The Counting House on Friday 27th October!
The Linlithgow ExFEARience

The Linlithgow ExFEARience

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
As night falls, come along on a Halloween tour of the dark corridors of Linlithgow Palace!
The Twilight Seance

The Twilight Seance

27 October 2017
Join paranormal illusionist Ash Pryce as he leads you into the netherworld at Lauriston Castle on 27th October.
All Day Halloween Party at Almond Valley

All Day Halloween Party at Almond Valley

28 October 2017
Put on your scariest outfit and join us on Spooky Saturday at Almond Valley 'All Day Halloween Party'.
Bohemia Magical Mystical Art Craft and Holistic Halloween Fair

Bohemia Magical Mystical Art Craft and Holistic Halloween Fair

28 October 2017
Bohemia is holding a Halloween Magical Mystical Art Craft Design Fair at Morningside United Church on 28th October.
Ghosts of the Castle

Ghosts of the Castle

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Housekeeper Mrs Gifford invites you on a tour of the Castle while the master is away but that doesn't mean it's empty!
Halloween at Cockenzie House

Halloween at Cockenzie House

28 October 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Join the Scottish Ghost Nights crew for Halloween at Cockenzie House, as we investigate the spooky goings on!
Musical Halloween Crafts at St Cecilia’s Hall

Musical Halloween Crafts at St Cecilia’s Hall

28 October 2017
Come along to St Cecilia's Hall for Musical Halloween Crafts suitable for ages 4 - 12 years on Saturday 28th October.
Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Guisers Galore

Scottish International Storytelling Festival: Guisers Galore

28 October 2017
What's Guising? Come along and learn a song, a poem and a dance for real Hallowe'en guising for ages 5 and above!
Selecting a Ghost

Selecting a Ghost

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Renowned actor and storyteller, Michael Daviot performs two classic tales of terror at Lauriston Castle.
Spooky Lauriston

Spooky Lauriston

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Head along to Lauriston Castle for a variety of gruesome activities in their annual Halloween event!
Spooky Times

Spooky Times

28 October 2017
Join artist Lindsey Hamilton in the Museum of Edinburgh for a spooktacular time with some scarily fun crafts!
The Haunted Hunt

The Haunted Hunt

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Take part in a Hallowe’en Interactive Adventure at Lauriston Castle for ages 8+. Part of Edinburgh Horror Festival.
Children’s Classic Concerts - Ghost Train

Children’s Classic Concerts - Ghost Train

29 October 2017
Children’s Classic Concerts presents: Ghost Train, a jaw-jangling journey on the eerie RSNO express with Owen & Olly.
Li’l Monsters Halloween Disco

Li’l Monsters Halloween Disco

29 October 2017
Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh is going ghoulish to celebrate with its very first Li’l Monsters Disco on 29th October.
The Miss Annabel Sings Show Episode 2

The Miss Annabel Sings Show Episode 2

29 October 2017
Expect horrifying comedy, ghoulish live music and devilish dancing at The Miss Annabel Sings Show Episode 2.
The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

30 October 2017
Don’t Go into The Cellar! Theatre Company present: The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes at Lauriston Castle.
Atmosphere: Carry on Screaming

Atmosphere: Carry on Screaming

31 October 2017
Come along to Lauriston Castle for a very special screening of the 1966 classic 'Carry on Screaming' on 31st October.
Halloween Hop - Monster Mash Up

Halloween Hop - Monster Mash Up

31 October 2017
BOO! The sold-out Halloween Hop, Monster Mash Up, from Pop Up Parents’ Events is back for 2017 at The Jam House!

Events in East Renfrewshire

Treat or Treat? Spooky Halloween Fun!

Treat or Treat? Spooky Halloween Fun!

26 October 2017
Double, double, toil and trouble! Join us in the Pavilion at Rouken Glen for some spooky crafts, fun and games!
Friday Fright Night

Friday Fright Night

27 October 2017
Prepare to be scared by our ghoulish gang of misfits on the spooky mystery tour with the Whitelee Rangers!
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde

30 October 2017
Don't miss a thrilling adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's dark psychological fantasy at Eastwood Park Theatre!

Events in Glasgow

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

30 August 2017 - 23 December 2017
Bring the family along to the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

23 September 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

30 September 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

07 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
The Addams Family

The Addams Family

10 October 2017 - 14 October 2017
The UK & Irish premiere of musical comedy, The Addams Family arrives in Glasgow in October 2017!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

14 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Wacky World Halloween Tour - Glasgow

Wacky World Halloween Tour - Glasgow

16 October 2017 - 17 October 2017
Wacky World, The UK's largest inflatable play event, returns to Glasgow with a Halloween special!
ReallySmallScience October Holiday Club

ReallySmallScience October Holiday Club

18 October 2017
Kids can join ReallySmallScience in their lab, doing science experiments on dirt, sludge, jelly and goo this October!
GlesGames XIII

GlesGames XIII

21 October 2017
Join GlesGames for a Halloween special at Drygate as we approach the spookiest time of the year!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

21 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

22 October 2017 - 25 October 2017
Castlemilk Park will be holding their annual Pumpkin Festival this October featuring carving and a parade!
Murder Mystery Night

Murder Mystery Night

26 October 2017
Join the Spirit of Glasgow team at Loks Bar & Kitchen for one of their award winning Murder Mystery Nights!
Psycho Live

Psycho Live

26 October 2017
Don't miss a screening of Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho, accompanied live by the RSNO at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall!
Pumpkin Carving with Eden Mill Gin Cocktails

Pumpkin Carving with Eden Mill Gin Cocktails

26 October 2017
Join Little Botanica for some pumpkin carving with a difference this October! There's going to be cocktails!
Fright Night - Kapow Cosplay Burlesque

Fright Night - Kapow Cosplay Burlesque

27 October 2017
KAPOW! proudly presents FRIGHT NIGHT an evening of horror and brilliant burlesque at the Britannia Panopticon!
Halloween Fright Night Party

Halloween Fright Night Party

27 October 2017
Boo! Scotland's biggest and best family Halloween party is back at Glasgow Science Centre on Friday 27th of October!
Club Noir Halloween - The Beautiful and the Damned

Club Noir Halloween - The Beautiful and the Damned

28 October 2017
Join Club Noir for their last ever Halloween event... The Beautiful and the Damned at O2 Academy Glasgow!
Day of the Dead Glesga

Day of the Dead Glesga

28 October 2017
The spirit of Mexico's most famous festivals, Day of the Dead, is set to descend on Glasgow's East End!
Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos

28 October 2017
Celebrate the Dia De Los Muertos with a special party at Ad Lib Merchant City on Saturday 28th October!
Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

28 October 2017
Celebrate Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre this year with arts & crafts, a show and a spooky party!
Li’l Monsters Halloween Breakfast

Li’l Monsters Halloween Breakfast

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Gather your 'Li'l Monsters' together and head along to the Hard Rock Cafe for a Halloween Breakfast!
Pumpkin Carving with Mulled Cider

Pumpkin Carving with Mulled Cider

28 October 2017
Join Little Botanica for some pumpkin carving with a difference this October! It's going to include mulled cider!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

28 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Spooks on Skates: Family Halloween Roller Disco

Spooks on Skates: Family Halloween Roller Disco

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Join RollerStop for 'Spooks on Skates' - two days of Halloween roller disco fun on the 28th & 29th October!
Spooky Saturday

Spooky Saturday

28 October 2017
Ghoulies and ghosties and long-legged beasties... What will you find on this spooky walk at Dams to Darnley!
The Holm of Halloween

The Holm of Halloween

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
With ghosts, ghouls, graves and a very spooky garden trail, would you dare to enter The Holm of Halloween!
The Stoats Creepy Crawl

The Stoats Creepy Crawl

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Get set for a weekend of family fun at the National Trust's brand new Halloween event at Pollok House!
Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

29 October 2017
Celebrate Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre this year with arts & crafts, a show and a spooky party!
Halloween Movie Drive-in

Halloween Movie Drive-in

29 October 2017
Join the Prince & Princess of Wales Hospice for their Halloween Movie Drive-in at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum!
Happy Hallowe’en Party

Happy Hallowe’en Party

29 October 2017
Join Party Patrol Ltd on Sunday 29th October 2017 at Smiths Hotel for our sensational Happy Hallowe'en Party!
Kids Halloween Party

Kids Halloween Party

29 October 2017
Bring the kids along to Ad Lib Merchant City for their Halloween Party on Sunday 29th October!
No Carve Pumpkin Decorating Workshop with Luxury Hot Chocolate

No Carve Pumpkin Decorating Workshop with Luxury Hot Chocolate

29 October 2017
Join Little Botanica for some pumpkin decorating with a difference this October! There's going to be hot chocolate!
Round the Clyde Walkathon

Round the Clyde Walkathon

29 October 2017
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland's Round the Clyde Walkathon returns on October 29th with a Halloween themed event!
Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre!

31 October 2017
Celebrate Halloween at the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre this year with arts & crafts, a show and a spooky party!
Halloween Ghost Walk

Halloween Ghost Walk

31 October 2017
Take a journey through the darker side of Glasgow and hear tales of ghosts, executions, plague and witchcraft!
Psychic Show with Joan Charles

Psychic Show with Joan Charles

31 October 2017
Joan Charles will be seeking out mystical energy at Ad Lib Merchant City during her very special Halloween Show!
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

31 October 2017
This Halloween don't miss a special screening of Rocky Horror Picture Show at Glasgow Science Centre's Planetarium!
The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

The Singular Exploits of Sherlock Holmes

31 October 2017
Don't Go Into the Cellar! return to Pollok House with a Halloween thriller starring acclaimed actor Jonathan Goodwin!
Glasgow Horror Festival 2017 - Two Day Horror Fest & Convention

Glasgow Horror Festival 2017 - Two Day Horror Fest & Convention

04 November 2017 - 05 November 2017
The Glasgow Horror Festival returns for two days this year at The Classic Grand on November 4th & 5th!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

04 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

11 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

18 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

25 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

02 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

09 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

16 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!

Events in Lanarkshire

Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

29 September 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

30 September 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

01 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

05 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

06 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

07 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

08 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

12 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

13 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Ghost Hunt

Ghost Hunt

14 October 2017 - 05 November 2017
Something strange has been happening at Chatelherault! Can you solve the mystery on the ghost hunt?
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

14 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Spooktacular Messy Play - Hamilton

Spooktacular Messy Play - Hamilton

14 October 2017
Join Mess Around Lanarkshire for their Spooktacular Party at Neilsland Square, Hamilton on October 14th!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

15 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

19 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

20 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

21 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

22 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

26 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Halloween Tours

Halloween Tours

27 October 2017 - 31 October 2017
Join the guides at New Lanark for their Halloween tours at the spookiest time of the year to explore the village!
M&Ds Halloween Drive In Movies

M&Ds Halloween Drive In Movies

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
The original Halloween Drive-In Movies is back at M&D's, and this year it's scarier than ever!
Mugwort’s Magical School of Curious Creatures

Mugwort’s Magical School of Curious Creatures

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Celebrate Halloween at the Falls of Clyde by attending Mugwort’s Magical School of Curious Creatures!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

27 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Welcome My Son

Welcome My Son

27 October 2017
Welcome My Son is a unique interpretation of Mary Shelley's classic tale Frankenstein, catch it at Cumbernauld Theatre
Zombie Escape

Zombie Escape

27 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Can you survive the UK's most terrifying zombie shooter experience? Find out when Zombie Escape comes to Glasgow!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

28 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Spooktacular Messy Play - Motherwell

Spooktacular Messy Play - Motherwell

28 October 2017
Join Mess Around Lanarkshire for their Spooktacular Party at South Dalziel Historic Building on October 28th!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

29 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Halloween Party

Halloween Party

31 October 2017
There's lots of spooky happenings at the National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride this Halloween!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Halloween Moon

Halloween Moon

26 October 2017 - 28 October 2017
Shug the Dug Productions in association with Green Theatre Company presents Halloween Moon at the Wynd Auditorium!
Dracula: A radio play on stage

Dracula: A radio play on stage

27 October 2017
No Nonsense Productions return to Beacon Arts Centre with a brand new show for this year’s Galoshans... Dracula!
Fright Night!

Fright Night!

27 October 2017
Be prepared for a spooky time as you walk through the woods and meet RSPB Lochwinnoch's creepy characters!
Paisley Halloween Festival

Paisley Halloween Festival

27 October 2017 - 28 October 2017
Renfrewshire is getting set to host a spooky spectacular as the Halloween festival returns to Paisley for two days!
Halloween Party

Halloween Party

28 October 2017
Join Garnock Valley First Responders at Lochwinnoch Golf Club on October 28th for their Halloween Party!
Welcome My Son

Welcome My Son

28 October 2017
Welcome My Son is a unique interpretation of Mary Shelley's classic tale Frankenstein, catch it at Beacon Arts Centre!
Wheesht!

Wheesht!

31 October 2017
Bogles, sea snakes, witches and ghosts take the streets of Inverclyde by storm when Wheesht! comes to the Beacon!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Fizzgig Theatre Fright Nights

Fizzgig Theatre Fright Nights

27 October 2017 - 31 October 2017
Boo!! Fizzgig Theatre Fright Nights are back at Mugdock Country Park! Come for a walk in the spookiest woods!
Fizzgig Junior Halloween Fun!

Fizzgig Junior Halloween Fun!

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
Join Fizzgig Theatre for some Halloween fun at Mugdock Country Park on 28th & 29th October!

Events in Other Areas

Barnageddon Halloween Party

Barnageddon Halloween Party

28 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
No one does Halloween like Heads of Ayr Farm Park, and this year it's more spooktastic than ever!