What Halloween events are taking place in Weston-super-Mare in 2018?

PUBLISHED: 18:00 26 October 2018

Costumed visitors to the Halloween Unfairground at the Grand Pier.

Costumed visitors to the Halloween Unfairground at the Grand Pier.


Tricks and treats will be ready to scare and excite people this Halloween with a number of ghoulish events planned.

Costumed visitors to the Halloween Unfairground at the Grand Pier.Costumed visitors to the Halloween Unfairground at the Grand Pier.

Here are just a few celebrations taking place in and around Weston over the spooky period:

• The Grand Pier, in Marine Parade, will once again host its Halloween Unfairground from today (Thursday) until Wednesday at 7.30pm each night.

Tickets, starting at £12.50, are available at www.grandpier.co.uk

The pier will also host a Spookfest for youngsters on Halloween which will start at noon. Tickets, priced £10, are available from the website.

• Don’t Go Into The Cellar will perform Dracula’s Ghost at the Burnham’s Princess Theatre, in Princess Street, tomorrow (Friday) at 7.30pm.

Tickets, priced £8-10, are available at www.theprincesstheatre.co.uk or on 01278 784464.

• The North Somerset Bird of Prey Centre, in Smallway in Congresbury, will hold an owl Halloween-themed day on Saturday.

From 4-6.30pm you can fly an owl, hold a snake and meet some peculiar animals.

Tickets, priced £5-10, are available on arrival.

• The Crown Inn, in St Marys Street in Axbridge, will host its Halloween Spectacular event this Saturday at 9pm.

• Weston Museum, in Burlington Street, will host a kids Halloween crafts event each day from 11am-3pm from Tuesday to November 1.

Youngsters can make a different spooky creation each day during half-term.

• A Halloween party will take place at The Beachcomber, in Brean’s Warren Road, on Wednesday from 6-11pm. Children’s games and live music will be on offer. Entry is free.

• A Halloween party will be held at West Huntspill Railway, in New Road, on Wednesday.

Pop along from 6-8pm. Tickets cost £1.

• Murder On The Pier returns to the Grand Pier, in Marine Parade. Guests will sit down to a three-course dinner before trying to suss who the murderer is.

The event will take place on November 2 at 7pm and tickets, priced £34.50, are available at www.grandpier.co.uk

• The Rocky Horror Picture Show sing-a-long cinema and party will be held at the Winter Gardens, in Royal Parade, on November 2 at 7.30pm.

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