Okehampton Halloween Guide 2012

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By tinap | Thursday, October 25, 2012, 13:00

There's plenty of Halloween fun to be had in and around Okehampton this year, so grab your face paint and dig out your best vampire outfit and check out our eerie event guide.

What: Halloween Party

Where: Okehampton RFC

When: October 31st, 7pm-12pm

Okehampton Rugby club promises a fun-packed evening of spooky fun to help raise funds for the club. There will a disco and amusement stalls throughout the evening, plus a prize raffle. 

This will be a ticket only event, £5 per adult and £2.50 per child. For tickets, please call 07889019641. They will also be available from the 50/50 shop later this week. All under 16's must be accompanied by an adult.

What: Children's Halloween Trail

Where: Lydford Gorge, Lydford The Stable,Okehampton,EX20 4BH

When: Daily from 27 October to 4 November 2012, 10am - 3pm

Are mice afraid of rats? Do blood sucking bats feed on human flesh? Why do wolves howl? These are just a few of the spooky questions to find answers to in a self-led trail around the Witches Wood. Ten boxes to search for then reach into the box if you dare to discover the answers plus a few other spooky surprises!

Suitable for children aged 4+

Prize for completed trails

Price: child £1.50, plus admission £5.90, child £3, family £8.90 & £14.80

More Information: Lydford Gorge, 01822 820320,lydfordgorge@nationaltrust.org.uk

What: Spooky night at Lydford Gorge

When: Monday, 29 October 2012, 6pm - 8pm

Bring your own pumpkins to make a spooky Halloween lantern. Listen and watch two short spooky performances of 'The Scull' and 'The Mistletoe Bride', guaranteed to chill the bones…

Gates open: 5.30pm

Last admission time: 7pm

Halloween pumpkin lantern making 5.30-7 / storytelling 7-8. Please arrive for a prompt start at 6 pm to enable you to finish your lantern before the storytelling begins.

All Tickets £4

What: Children's mask and hat making

Where: Lydford Gorge

When: Wednesday, 31 October 2012, 12pm - 3pm

Halloween coming, but you haven't got a thing to wear? Then why not pop along to the children's mask and hat making session at Lydford where you can rustle up a bat mask, a witch's or wizards' hat or a spooky spider.

Booking Not Needed

Normal Admission Charges Apply

Suitable for children aged 4+ Child £2.50

More Information: Lydford Gorge, 01822 820320,lydfordgorge@nationaltrust.org.uk

What: All you can eat curry and pumpkin carving extravaganza

Where: The Kings Arms, South Zeal

When: Tuesday 30th October, 4pm-6pm 

Children's pumpkin carving 4pm-6pm, includes a snack @6pm and disco till 9pm. All you can eat curry for the adults.

Children: £5

Adults: £12.50

Book now on 01837 840300

Are you hosting a Halloween event we haven't mentioned? Get in touch and let us know! Email the event details to tina.orrmunro@localpeople.co.uk and we will add it to our list.



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