Halloween events in Edinburgh

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

The Lauriston Horror Tour

The Lauriston Horror Tour

Selected dates between 12th June 2021 - 24th October 2021

Come along and see the sights of the castle as never seen before – hear the history of the castle and ghostly tales of the city with your professional tour guide.
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Edinburgh Zoo Spooktacular

Edinburgh Zoo Spooktacular

9th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

This Halloween, Edinburgh Zoo is opening its gates after dark to invite you on a family friendly spooktacular trail through the zoo!
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Halloween Wand Making Workshop

Halloween Wand Making Workshop

20th October 2021

Join us at Lauriston Castle in a magical crafting class just in time for Halloween and create your own unique magic wand!
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Family Special Event: Ghost of the Castle - Hallowe’en Horrors

Family Special Event: Ghost of the Castle - Hallowe’en Horrors

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

It’s not Hallowe’en season without ghost stories in old castles with strange characters, bizarre house staff, and spooky mysteries, now is it?
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The Terror Trail

The Terror Trail

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

The Edinburgh Horror Festival have created an all new interactive morning adventure for families at Lauriston Castle.
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The Twilight Seance

The Twilight Seance

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

Join paranormal illusionist Ash Pryce as he leads you into the netherworld at Lauriston Castle!
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Terminal V Festival - Halloween 2021

Terminal V Festival - Halloween 2021

30th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Terminal V returns to The Royal Highland Centre for two days, taking place over Halloween weekend 30th + 31st October!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival

The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival

16th October 2021 - 30th October 2021

All About Barrhead have announced that their Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival is making a return for 2021 and they're inviting all residents and businesses within the town to take part!

Find out about The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire
Halloween Headtorch Hike

Halloween Headtorch Hike

29th October 2021

Bring your headtorch and join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for a walk on the wild side this Halloween!

Find out about Halloween Headtorch Hike on What's On East Renfrewshire
Big Barrhead Hallowe’en Parade

Big Barrhead Hallowe’en Parade

30th October 2021

Get ready for the return of the annual Big Barrhead Hallowe'en Parade on Saturday 30th October featuring their spooktacular parade and huge firework finale!

Find out about Big Barrhead Hallowe’en Parade on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Horr’Ore

Horr’Ore

29th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Are you really brave? Then Horr'Ore is the Halloween event for you. Created within the eerie woodland at Lochore Meadows.

Find out about Horr’Ore on What's On Fife
Spook’Ore

Spook’Ore

29th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Spook'Ore is a family friendly Halloween event at Lochore Meadows. Something for everyone and don’t worry it’s not that scary!

Find out about Spook’Ore on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

24th October 2021

Get dressed up for this solo Halloween Special from the Singing Kettle's founder, Artie Trezise at Cottiers Theatre on Sunday 24th October!

Find out about Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special on What's On Glasgow
Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival

24th October 2021 - 28th October 2021

Castlemilk Park will be holding their annual Pumpkin Festival between the 25th and 29th October featuring carving and a parade!

Find out about Castlemilk Park Pumpkin Festival on What's On Glasgow
Heels of Hell

Heels of Hell

27th October 2021

Bringing some of the best drag entertainment to the O2 Academy Glasgow on October 27th 2021, Heels of Hell is a Halloween spooktacular not to be missed!

Find out about Heels of Hell on What's On Glasgow
Festival of The Dead

Festival of The Dead

29th October 2021

After a sellout tour across the UK in 2019, Festival of The Dead returns to Glasgow for Halloween with their new show, Halloween Returns, on Friday 29th October!

Find out about Festival of The Dead on What's On Glasgow
Redhanded

Redhanded

31st October 2021 - 1st November 2021

Redhanded is a true crime podcast hosted by Hannah Maguire and Suruthi Bala, join the duo as they bring their live tour to Oran Mor Glasgow on 31st October and 1st November!

Find out about Redhanded on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Halloween Bath Bomb Experience

Halloween Bath Bomb Experience

3rd October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Join the team at Lerah in Condorrat, Cumbernauld in October for their Halloween Bath Bomb Making Experience!

Find out about Halloween Bath Bomb Experience on What's On Lanarkshire
Zombie Horror 2021

Zombie Horror 2021

29th October 2021 - 30th October 2021

Gorilla Complete Events are back and stepped it up a notch this Halloween with another horror maze event... Zombie Horror!

Find out about Zombie Horror 2021 on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

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