GALLERY: Creepy and kooky Halloween events take place in Weston-super-Mare

PUBLISHED: 12:45 02 November 2017 | UPDATED: 11:28 03 November 2017

Crocodiles Of The World with Colin Stevenson.

Crocodiles Of The World with Colin Stevenson.

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Goblins, ghosts, superheroes and villains made their way into Weston-super-Mare this week for a terrifyingly terrific Halloween.

Fancy dress spooky disco.Fancy dress spooky disco.

Children donned their very best fancy dress costumes and took to the streets with their sweet buckets in tow to go trick or treating.

Uphill yacht club  fancy dress Halloween party.Uphill yacht club fancy dress Halloween party.

Adults also joined in and experimented with latex face make up and fake blood to create gruesome characters.

Uphill yacht club  fancy dress Halloween party.Uphill yacht club fancy dress Halloween party.

The Grand Pier opened its Halloween Unfairground and invited people to take a ride on the ghost train, take a trip around the asylum maze and fend of zombies at its infected zone.

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

The Helicopter Museum, in Locking Moor Road, hosted a fun-filled family day which featured owls, snakes, spiders, magic shows, a spooky disco, flight simulators and costumed film characters.

Reception staff with halloween decorations.Reception staff with halloween decorations.

Families climbed on-board the Haunted Helicopter, a giant walkthrough display which took the volunteers at the museum almost four months to build.

Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.

Museum manager Lee Mills said: “The event was a huge success. Around 1,000 visitors joined in the fun with hundreds of children coming in their scariest Halloween costumes.”

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

The Natural Theatre Company set up in Cheddar Gorge and Caves to tell the story of the cave’s fascinating history.

Ghosts from the cave’s fascinating history will hide among the shadows of Gough’s Cave in Cheddar this Halloween.Ghosts from the cave’s fascinating history will hide among the shadows of Gough’s Cave in Cheddar this Halloween.

The creepy and cheeky characters included Gough’s grandson, Richard Pavey and a woman in black delivered spooky performances during half term.

Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.

Puxton Park hosted a creepy critter week at its base in Cowslip Lane.

Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.

Crocodiles, millipedes, spiders and snakes were just a few of the animals being shown to a crowd of eager youngsters.

Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.

Hornets Rugby Club offered up an event for the adults this Halloween weekend, throwing a party which went on to the early hours of the morning.

Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.Historical characters come to life during a night at Weston Museum.

Children on the Oldmixon estate carved some pumpkins and made slime at a Halloween-themed workshop at the weekend.

Pumpkin painting at Puxton Park.Pumpkin painting at Puxton Park.

Historical characters came to life in the newly-refurbished Weston Museum and scared visitors. The staff also put on some spooky arts and crafts.

Pumpkin painting.Pumpkin painting.

A creepy party was held at Uphill Yacht Club where people of all ages dressed in their most devilish outfits and smiled for the camera.

Crocodiles Of The World with Colin Stevenson.Crocodiles Of The World with Colin Stevenson.

Spooky goings on at Puxton Park.Spooky goings on at Puxton Park.

Visitors meeting some of the spooky characters dotted around the park.Visitors meeting some of the spooky characters dotted around the park.

Fancy dress spooky disco.Fancy dress spooky disco.

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

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

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.Costumed party goers at Hornets Rugby Club Halloween party.

People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.

People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.

People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.

People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.

People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.People enjoying the Halloween half-term family craft activities at Weston Museum in Burlington Street.

Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly and messy play.

Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly, messy play and a fire pit for toasting marsh mallows.Pumpkins, potions, slime, jelly, messy play and a fire pit for toasting marsh mallows.

A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.

A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.

A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.A family fun Halloween day was held at North Somerset Birds of Prey Centre.

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

Guests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor YoungGuests dressed up for a spooktacular Halloween fun day at the Helicopter Museum. Picture: Eleanor Young

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