Halloween is once again creeping up on us, so if you’re looking for Halloween events in Dorset, we’re here to help.

This guide covers all the best Dorset Halloween events, from the slightly spooky to the super scary. So whether you’re after a family fun day with cute craft activities, a terrifyingly realistic haunted house experience, or something in between, we have it all covered.

Whether you’re hoping to find a horror movie night, a murder mystery evening, a costume party, a themed night walk, or something completely unique, we have ideas.

We have included events from all over Dorset, so no matter whether you will be in Poole, Dorchester, Weymouth, Bournemouth, or anywhere else in the Dorset area, you can have a fantastic Halloween.

If you know of an amazing Halloween event in Dorset that’s not already on this list, why not add it to the Tourist Trail for free, using our upload your own event form?

 

Starts

12

Oct

Expires

03

Nov

Ascarium

Enter the Ascarium this Halloween and help the Sea Witch unlock the treasure chest!Sealife admission from £18.95, save up to 40% when brought in advance.

Tickets: £18.95

Sealife Adventure Park, Lodmoor Country Park, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7SX

Starts

26

Oct

Expires

02

Nov

October Half-Term on Brownsea

Dare you venture up to the haunted woods on Brownsea to see what new spooky things lie lurking in the trees ....The haunted woods have grown in size, are you brave enough to discover what's new...

Adult: £7.50 Children: £3.75 + 1 more

Brownsea Island, Poole Harbour, Poole, Dorset, BH13 7EE

Starts

26

Oct

Expires

03

Nov

Halloween at Kingston Maurward

A spooky day out with a friendly edge; pumpkin carving, animal meet & greets and a spooky woodland trail. Suitable for all ages including toddlers. Get up close to alpacas, fluffy rabbits and meet...

Adult: £7.00 Child: £5.00

Kingston Maurward Agricultural College, Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, DT2 8PX

Starts

26

Oct

Expires

03

Nov

Creatures of the Night Halloween Trail

Take part in our nature-themed Halloween trail, followed by some fantastic craft activities in our Discovery Centre.Dogs welcome on leadA Free event!

Discovery Centre, Knoll Beach, Studland, Dorset, BH19 3AQ

Starts

27

Oct

Expires

30

Oct

Spooky Fun

Join us for some SPOOKY FUN for all the family, this half term at Lulworth Castle. With a whole host of activities to keep you and your little ones entertained! Wander through the Spooky Basement....

Adult Tickets: £8.00 Children Tickets: £6.00 + 2 more

Lulworth Estate
Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Starts

28

Oct

Expires

29

Oct

Pumpkin Carving

Visit Lulworth on Monday 28th or Tuesday 29th October 2019 and carve your own pumpkin.All materials are supplied.

Per carved pumpkin: £5.00

Lulworth Estate
Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Starts

28

Oct

Expires

01

Nov

Halloween Spooktacular Family Fun!

Halloween Spooktacular Family Fun! Let our dressed up “BOO CREW” entertain your little ones!There are cauldrons full of family fun to be had down on the farm this Halloween Half Term! Our...

Adult/Children 3+: £10.95 Children 2yrs: £4.95 + 1 more

Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park
Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park, Wareham Road, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6EU

Starts

28

Oct

Expires

01

Nov

Half-Term Phaser Fright Night

Join the crew for a 'SPOOKTACULAR' evening of phaser tag. Climb aboard our giant space station themed playframe for 6 terrifying Halloween phaser missions.6+

Tickets: £10.00

Lemur Landings, Tower Park, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4NY

Starts

30

Oct

Expires

30

Oct

Come and Meet Shaun the Sheep

Shaun the Sheep will be the star attraction at Adventure Wonderland during October half-term. Everyone’s favourite sheep, who always manages to find trouble, will join in the fang-tastic...

Adult/Children 3+: £14.99 senior: £11.99 + 3 more

Adventure Wonderland Theme Park, Merritown Lane, Hurm, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 6BA

Starts

30

Oct

Expires

30

Oct

Witches Brooms & Bats

Visit Lulworth on Wednesday 30th October for a short talk on bats in the UK, and use locally sourced materials to make your own witches broom.Tea, coffee, and toilets will be available.You...

Per broom made: £7.50

Lulworth Estate
Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Starts

30

Oct

Expires

30

Oct

Spooky Spiders and Baffling Bats

Discover the secret life of bats & make spooky Halloween spiders & wonderful webs to take home.Family fun, wildlife inspired crafts and games, with the Community Conservation Officer.

Adult: Free Children (must be accompanied be an adult): £4.00

Lorton Meadows Conservation Centre, Lorton Lane, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 5QH

Starts

31

Oct

Expires

31

Oct

Sticky Ends: The Spooky Edition

Sticky Ends: the spooky edition is a brand-new family storytelling show devised by Brave Bold Drama theatre company. Expect brand new comic cautionary stories and songs for modern children with...

Adult: £8.85 <18: £8.00

Lighthouse, 21 Kingland Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1UG

Starts

31

Oct

Expires

31

Oct

Halloween Puppet Workshop

Come along to our puppet making workshop, using paper, paint and lots of imagination to build your own Halloween puppet!Holly Miller's puppet workshops provide a relaxed, fun and creative...

Tickets: £10.00

Weymouth Library, Great George Street, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8NN

Starts

31

Oct

Expires

31

Oct

Northern Ballet: Dracula

Northern Ballet is resurrecting Bram Stoker’s classic horror screenings this Halloween.The haunting tale of passion and immortality is played out through a unique blend of sensuous dancing...

Tickets (on the door): £13.00 Tickets (in advance): £12.00

Electric Palace, 35 South Street, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3NY

Starts

31

Oct

Expires

31

Oct

Halloween at Monkey World

FREE entry for children in FULL Halloween fancy dress. Free fancy dress competition with prizes, as well as the Activity Centre open for children.

Adult (16+): £14.00 Senior: £10.00 + 4 more

Monkey World
Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre , Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6HH

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