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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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

Events in 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
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, Paradise Apocalypse, on Friday 29th October!

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

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

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