With the latest restrictions in place, Halloween in Essex for 2020 will be slightly different this year – however you can use the below to find the latest events going on in the region and a range of other things to do/places to eat in the area.

If you’re looking for fun Halloween events in Essex, we have just the thing.

We have put together this guide with details of all the best Essex Halloween events, together in one place.

Whether you’re after a costume party in Colchester, a horror movie marathon in Haverhill, or a child friendly event in Chelmsford, there are all sorts of events happening for Halloween 2020 in Essex.

If you’re organising a Halloween event, why not add it to The Tourist Trail for free using our ‘Upload your own event‘ form?

Read more upcoming guides below:

While you’re in the area why not explore some of the finest places to eat & stay and local attractions

The Pier at Harwich

The Quay, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3HH

Maison Talbooth

Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester, Essex, CO7 6HN


Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester, Essex, CO7 6HW

Downham Hall

Downham Hall, Castledon Road, Billericay, Essex, CM11 1LG

Stoke by Nayland Lodges

Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa, Keepers Lane, Leavenheath, Colchester, Essex, CO6

Idle Waters

Idle Waters, Dedham, Colchester, Essex

Rope Runners Ltd

The Secret Nuclear Bunker, Ongar Road, Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 0LA

Five Lakes Resort

Five Lakes Resort, Colchester Road, Essex, CM9 8HX

Whilst you’re about and about exploring Essex, you might fancy a little something delicious to eat or drink, or you may be interested in discovering the area nearby.

Use the buttons below to see listings for places to eat and drink, or ideas about where to go next.