If you’re on the lookout for something spooky to do this Halloween, we have just the thing.
We have compiled this guide to the best Halloween events in Cornwall for 2022. Whether you’re looking for a scary film night in Falmouth, a haunted house in Helston, a costume party in Camborne, or something completely different, this guide covers the whole of the county- so wherever you will be, you can make Halloween 2022 in Cornwall the best one yet.
If you’re interested in year-round events, why not browse our guide to what’s on in Cornwall?
Or just keep reading to see our pick of the best Cornwall Halloween events for 2022…
The Witches Afternoon Tea at The Headland Cornwall
The Headland Cornwall, off Headland Road and overlooking Fistral Beach, Newquay
Dates: 1st – 31st October 2022
Time: from 12:30pm
Families and diners who like some frighteningly good fun, especially on the dates the Grand High Witch is there!
The Grand High Witch invites you to afternoon tea at The Headland.
Spooky afternoon tea is back by popular demand…Treat yourself whilst drinking in the sweeping ocean views and the effortless grandeur of our hotel, famously the location for the classic 1990 film of Roald Dahl’s The Witches.
Feast on wickedly wonderful cakes and terrifying treats. For the grown ups, and anyone else who dares, there’ll be clotted cream scones, savoury autumnal sandwiches and tea to tipple. The Grand High Witch herself will be visiting on the 1st and 2nd, 8th & 9th, and from 15th-30th October inclusive.
Tickets: On days the Grand High Witch is visiting: £35 per adult and £17.50 for under-12s. Otherwise it’s £30 per adult and £15 for under-12s
Dead Days Tour at Bodmin Jail
Bodmin Jail, Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin, PL31 2NR
Date: Every Monday and Tuesday in October and November 2022
Time: 6pm start
Duration: 2 hours
A tour that takes in Victorian Spiritualism and how they contacted the dead back in the 1800s.
Anyone 16 years old or older who wants an uneasy-yet-fascinating Halloween-esque experience at the thrilling Bodmin Jail.
Tickets: £25 per person
Hauntlands Screamfest Adults & Kids Events at Heartlands 2022
Heartlands, Dudnance Lane, Pool, Redruth, TR15 3QY
Date: Saturday 22 October
Times: Kids’ event: 2pm-5pm | Adults’ event: 7pm-11pm
Gather your scream squad for an evening of live action frights and a gruesome party.
Brave the scare zones and you will receive a limited-edition badge.
Dress to impress in your most wicked costume. One winner will receive the coveted title of scariest of them all. Wining includes bragging rights and a winner’s trophy.
A payable bar and food vendor will be serving deliciously naughty refreshments.
Tickets: £12 (adults only event) | £8 (kids’ event – where accompanying adults go for free)
Fireworks Spooktacular at Flambards
Flambards Helston, Cornwall TR13 0QA
Dates: Saturday 22nd – Sunday 30th October 2022
October Half Term is full of frighteningly good family fun.
There’ll be a few tricks and plenty of treats! Tackle the Pumpkin Trail and join in with our first ever Halloween Parade.
Our hugely popular Halloween ‘Fireworks Spooktacular’ returns on Wednesday, October 26th October – Extended opening, experience rides after dark, family entertainment, live music and an award-winning fireworks display!
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