Halloween events in Glasgow

View all the upcoming Halloween events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!
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Halloween Treasure Trail

Halloween Treasure Trail

12th October 2020 - 25th October 2020

Drop in to RSPB Loch Lomond this half term for a spooky Halloween hunt and see how many objects you can find!
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Pumpkinfest Picnic - Family Baking, Crafts & Autumn Themed Picnic!

Pumpkinfest Picnic - Family Baking, Crafts & Autumn Themed Picnic!

Selected dates between 16th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Back by popular demand for 2020...Three Sisters Bake have created an “at home” version of last year's sold out PUMPKINFEST family events!
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Hallowe’en at Escape Glasgow

Hallowe’en at Escape Glasgow

19th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Looking for a spooky treat? Escape Glasgow has plenty of spine-chilling adventures ready and waiting for you!
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Glasgow: The Dark Side

Glasgow: The Dark Side

23rd October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join Walking Tours In Glasgow on this one-off event this Halloween and discover the Dark Side of Glasgow!
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Spidey & Belle Zoom Party

Spidey & Belle Zoom Party

24th October 2020
Online Event

Join Wish Upon A Star Entertainment on Saturday 24th October for their Halloween themed Spidey & Belle Zoom Party!
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Monthly Dance Parties - Halloween

Monthly Dance Parties - Halloween

28th October 2020
Online Event

Join YDance for this one-off, spooky Halloween dance class for ages 8 -12. Get dressed up in your scary costume (optional) and learn some great new dance routines!
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The Witches of Pollok - CANCELLED

The Witches of Pollok - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 28th October 2020 - 29th October 2020

Join professional mind readers and historical witchcraft experts Cara Hamilton and Ethereal Fearchara for a night you will not forget at Pollok House!
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After Dark Tours at Pollok House

After Dark Tours at Pollok House

29th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Pollok House has connections to one of the darkest episodes of Scottish history: the horrific witch trials... come along to an After Dark tour for a truly unique Halloween experience!
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Chinese Ghost Stories

Chinese Ghost Stories

29th October 2020
Online Event Glasgow

This Halloween, Ricefield Arts are bringing the folklore to you at home, via Zoom! You'll hear scary stories, take part in creepy activities, and compete in their costume contest!
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GlasGLOW

GlasGLOW

29th October 2020 - 15th November 2020

This Halloween, step into a magical world full of light, fantasy and fun when GlasGLOW returns to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens courtesy of itison!
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Ghost Stories from around the World - Online

Ghost Stories from around the World - Online

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020
Online Event Glasgow

It's time to prepare yourself for an evening of ghostly tales from the world's oldest (and probably most haunted) surviving music hall to the comfort of your own home!
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Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Milngavie

Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Milngavie

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Milngavie with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!
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Halloween Spooktacular Online

Halloween Spooktacular Online

30th October 2020
Online Event Glasgow

GSC At Home presents... Halloween Spooktacular - bringing you all the thrills and fun of Glasgow Science Centre's famous family Halloween night into your living room at 7pm on Friday 30th October!
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The Iris Ayr Halloween Drive-In

The Iris Ayr Halloween Drive-In

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The Iris Ayr are back with another selection of drive-in movies, just in time for Halloween... expect horror classics, family favourites and much more!
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Children’s Classic Concerts and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra present: Ghost Ship - CANCELLED

Children’s Classic Concerts and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra present: Ghost Ship - CANCELLED

31st October 2020

This Halloween, enjoy creepy classics and spooky sound waves as Owen and his crew of ghostly pirates from the RSNO sail the seven seas in search of musical bounty!
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CULT - CANCELLED

CULT - CANCELLED

31st October 2020

Kelburn Estate's Haunted Forest team presents CULT, an immersive horror experience, new for Halloween 2020!
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Halloween at The Cafe Hub

Halloween at The Cafe Hub

31st October 2020

Organised around strict covid regulations, join us for our annual Halloween party for 3-5 year olds at The Café Hub!
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Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

31st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Come to our RSPB Loch Lomond reserve for some spooky fun, follow our Spooktacular pumpkin trail and see how many of our ghoulish pumpkins you can find!
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STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

STREETrave Presents SEATrave - Halloween Special

31st October 2020

STREETrave Presents SEATrave, the Halloween Special, featuring Bassheads (DJ Set), Iain Boney Clark and Michael Kilkie... plus very special guest Irvine Welsh outdoors at SWG3 Glasgow!
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SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

SWG3 Seated Sessions with Optimo (Espacio)

31st October 2020

SWG3 Seated Sessions Presents Optimo (Espacio) live from their outdoor marquee for a Halloween Special on Saturday 31st October!
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The Bitches of Eastwick - POSTPONED

The Bitches of Eastwick - POSTPONED

31st October 2020

Don't miss a Halloween Drag Parody of The Witches of Eastwick at The Britannia Panopticon produced and presented by 'Scotlands Premier Theatrical Drag Troupe', The VESTA Girls!
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The Haunted Concert Hall

The Haunted Concert Hall

31st October 2020
Online Event

Join Children's Classic Concerts and Royal Scottish National Orchestra for a family concert packed with epic Halloween hits, some tricks and plenty of treats...
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Heels of Hell

Heels of Hell

27th October 2021

Bringing some of the best drag entertainment to the O2 Academy Glasgow on October 27th 2021, Heels of Hell is a Halloween spooktacular not to be missed!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Ghosty Giffnock Halloween Trail

Ghosty Giffnock Halloween Trail

23rd October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Let's have some fun, bring the community together and create an amazing Ghosty Giffnock Halloween Trail for all to enjoy!

Find out about Ghosty Giffnock Halloween Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
Halloween: The Burning Man - CANCELLED

Halloween: The Burning Man - CANCELLED

23rd October 2020

Spooks, ghouls and ghosties pay an early visit to the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for this fun Halloween event!

Find out about Halloween: The Burning Man - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail

The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail

24th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

With Hallowe'en not too far away, I Love Clarkston are celebrating one of the best holidays of the year, with The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail!

Find out about The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
Witchy Windows

Witchy Windows

24th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

This Halloween, Clarkston Community Council invite you to take part in Clarkston's first ever Witchy Windows event!

Find out about Witchy Windows on What's On East Renfrewshire
Dead and Buried: The Wants and Worries of the 19th Century Deceased

Dead and Buried: The Wants and Worries of the 19th Century Deceased

31st October 2020

Join anatomist and social historian Charlie Guy and explore the fascinating world of the Victorian dead at this online Halloween talk for Friend of the Cemetery!

Find out about Dead and Buried: The Wants and Worries of the 19th Century Deceased on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Halloween Pumpkin Carving at The Cauldron

Halloween Pumpkin Carving at The Cauldron

Selected dates between 8th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join us to carve a Jack-o'-lantern at The Cauldron Edinburgh on Frederick Street in New Town while enjoying a mug of The Cauldron’s signature HallowCream!

Find out about Halloween Pumpkin Carving at The Cauldron on What's On Edinburgh
Secrets of Witches Wood

Secrets of Witches Wood

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Follow the winding footpaths and venture into the lost lands of the Calder Witches at Almond Valley Heritage Centre this October!

Find out about Secrets of Witches Wood on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween at The Anatomist Escape Room

Halloween at The Anatomist Escape Room

16th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Wondering how to celebrate Halloween this year with the latest restrictions? Get your costume ready and head to ‘The Anatomist’ - a brand new immersive escape room by Escape The Past.

Find out about Halloween at The Anatomist Escape Room on What's On Edinburgh
Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

16th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join the search for Wally with your family this October half term at the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh!

Find out about Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search! on What's On Edinburgh
Conifox Halloween Spooktacular

Conifox Halloween Spooktacular

17th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Conifox Halloween Spooktacular is on from 17th October to 1st November, follow the spooky trail around the park then get creative and carve your own pumpkin!

Find out about Conifox Halloween Spooktacular on What's On Edinburgh
Nerf Zombie Wars

Nerf Zombie Wars

Selected dates between 24th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Zombies are taking over Conifox Adventure Park this Halloween and we need YOU to help save us. Join us and Foam Dart Thunder for a ghoulish outdoor Nerf Wars!

Find out about Nerf Zombie Wars on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween Special Free Screening: An American Werewolf in London

Halloween Special Free Screening: An American Werewolf in London

28th October 2020

Halloween’s here and to bring in the season Grassmarket Community Project is screening John Landis’s classic horror 'An American Werewolf in London' in all its glory, if you can handle it…

EIFF and  Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

Selected dates between 29th October 2020 - 29th November 2020

Edinburgh International Film Festival and Unique Events have teamed up with Edinburgh Airport to produce a new monthly event for cinema fans throughout the rest of 2020!

Find out about EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies on What's On Edinburgh
Historic Underground

Historic Underground

29th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

A seasonal Halloween tour of Edinburgh’s most haunted vaults with Mercat Tours – this descent will take you eerily close to the spirit world!

Find out about Historic Underground on What's On Edinburgh
The Hangman’s Haunts

The Hangman’s Haunts

29th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Edinburgh’s gallows had no shortage of candidates – and visitors will meet some of them on this Halloween tour of Edinburgh with Mercat Tours!

Find out about The Hangman’s Haunts on What's On Edinburgh
After Dark in the Witches Wood

After Dark in the Witches Wood

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

There's ancient magic in the air as strings of tiny lights guide your way to secret places in the Witches Wood at Almond Valley Heritage Centre!

Find out about After Dark in the Witches Wood on What's On Edinburgh
Annasach’s Hallowe’en Ceilidh

Annasach’s Hallowe’en Ceilidh

30th October 2020

Come and dance to Annasach Ceilidh Band at our Hallowe'en Ceilidh from 8pm at The Counting House on Friday 30th October! All dances can be called so beginners welcome.

Find out about Annasach’s Hallowe’en Ceilidh on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Edinburgh

Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Edinburgh

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Edinburgh with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!

Find out about Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Livingston

Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Livingston

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Livingston with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!

Find out about Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Livingston on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween Tales - CANCELLED

Halloween Tales - CANCELLED

30th October 2020

Discover the darker side of Trinity House`s maritime history and hear tales of hauntings, superstition and mystery this Halloween!

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The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults

The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults

31st October 2020

Looking to do something fun this Halloween weekend? Join Surgeons Hall Museum for some hands on learning in this online Zoom workshop!

Find out about The Bloody History of Surgery: Online Workshop for Adults on What's On Edinburgh
Halloween Wand Making Workshop

Halloween Wand Making Workshop

20th October 2021

Join us at Lauriston Castle in a magical crafting class just in time for Halloween and create your own unique magic wand!

Find out about Halloween Wand Making Workshop on What's On Edinburgh
The Terror Trail

The Terror Trail

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

The Edinburgh Horror Festival have created an all new interactive morning adventure for families at Lauriston Castle.

Find out about The Terror Trail on What's On Edinburgh
The Twilight Seance

The Twilight Seance

23rd October 2021

Join paranormal illusionist Ash Pryce as he leads you into the netherworld at Lauriston Castle!

Find out about The Twilight Seance on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

9th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join the search for Wally with your family this October half term at the Scottish Fisheries Museum in Anstruther!

Find out about Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search! on What's On Fife
Ghostly Treasure Hunt - CANCELLED

Ghostly Treasure Hunt - CANCELLED

24th October 2020 - 25th October 2020

Get spooked at Hill of Tarvit Ghostly Treasure Hunt while you try to find the items left behind by the former residents of the Mansion.

Find out about Ghostly Treasure Hunt - CANCELLED on What's On Fife
Ghostly Encounters at Halloween - CANCELLED

Ghostly Encounters at Halloween - CANCELLED

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Meet Madame Griselda our Edwardian Gypsy Queen who will introduce you to the spirits of Hill of Travit, some of which you might encounter at the Séance or later on our ghostly tour of the Mansion.

Find out about Ghostly Encounters at Halloween - CANCELLED on What's On Fife
Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Dunfermline

Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Dunfermline

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Dunfermline with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!

Find out about Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Dunfermline on What's On Fife
Halloween Weekend Special - Night with the Spirits

Halloween Weekend Special - Night with the Spirits

30th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Enjoy a Night with the Spirits! Grab a cocktail and let us take you back to 12th century Lindores, hearing sinister tales in the darkness of the Abbey Ruins, this Halloween!

Scarefest at the Drive In

Scarefest at the Drive In

31st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Scarefest 2020 is here! Four classic spooky films over two days this Halloween, with free popcorn for every car and a fancy dress competition!

Find out about Scarefest at the Drive In on What's On Fife

Events in Lanarkshire

Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

25th September 2020 - 31st October 2020

Don't miss Anarchy, a terrifyingly unforgettable experience where terror rules and your fate can change with every turn, at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!

Find out about Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy on What's On Lanarkshire
Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search!

9th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Join the search for Wally with your family this October half term at the Museum of Rural Life in East Kilbride!

Find out about Where’s Wally? Spooky Museum Search! on What's On Lanarkshire
Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!

Find out about Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival on What's On Lanarkshire
Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Selected dates between 10th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!

Find out about Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s on What's On Lanarkshire
Haunted Maize Maze

Haunted Maize Maze

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Between the 26th and 31st October terrifying characters will entertain and scare you from beyond the grave at Valley View at Gouldings' Haunted Maize Maze!

Find out about Haunted Maize Maze on What's On Lanarkshire
Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

29th October 2020

Ahead of Halloween, join the team at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for a virtual tour of the strangest, scariest and weirdest living things on Earth!

Find out about Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special! on What's On Lanarkshire
An Evening of Past Life Regression

An Evening of Past Life Regression

31st October 2020

Join us this Halloween on Saturday 31st October 2020, the Blue Moon, when the veil is at it's thinnest and take a journey into the beyond with Frankie Mooney!

Find out about An Evening of Past Life Regression on What's On Lanarkshire
Ghouls in the Garden

Ghouls in the Garden

31st October 2020

Boo! Castlebank Horticultural Centre's Halloween event 'Ghouls in the Garden' event is back, with a socially distanced twist!

Find out about Ghouls in the Garden on What's On Lanarkshire
Halloween Baby Disco - CANCELLED

Halloween Baby Disco - CANCELLED

31st October 2020

Tear the dance floor to shreds and bust some moves with your cutest dance partner at Lanark Memorial Hall's Halloween Baby Disco!

Find out about Halloween Baby Disco - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Halloween Party - CANCELLED

Halloween Party - CANCELLED

31st October 2020

There's lots of spooky happenings at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride this Halloween!

Find out about Halloween Party - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Galoshans Festival

Galoshans Festival

5th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

For Scotland's Year of Coasts and Waters, Galoshans Festival programme explores the deepest darkest depths of the sea & spine-tingling tales of Inverclyde's bewitching waters!

Find out about Galoshans Festival on What's On Renfrewshire
Paisley Pumpkin Halloween Trail

Paisley Pumpkin Halloween Trail

9th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

There's plenty of Halloween fun to be had in Paisley town centre this October with this fun Pumpkin Halloween Trail from Paisley First!

Find out about Paisley Pumpkin Halloween Trail on What's On Renfrewshire
Big Halloween Pumpkin Trail

Big Halloween Pumpkin Trail

24th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Cardwell Garden Centre is staging a Big Halloween Pumpkin Trail around the centre for youngsters to take part in!

Find out about Big Halloween Pumpkin Trail on What's On Renfrewshire
Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

Halloween Pumpkin Hunt

24th October 2020 - 8th November 2020

Explore the woodland trail and see how many goulish pumpkins you can find on the scavenger hunt with your family at RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve!

Find out about Halloween Pumpkin Hunt on What's On Renfrewshire
Halloween at The Parking Lot Social: Glasgow

Halloween at The Parking Lot Social: Glasgow

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The Parking Lot Social brings the ultimate drive-in Halloween party to Glasgow! They've created a spook-tacular event space and packed it full of chills, thrills, tricks and treats!

Find out about Halloween at The Parking Lot Social: Glasgow on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Halloween Fun

Halloween Fun

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park is going PUMPKIN-tastic this Halloween. It might be smaller in scale, but will still be big on family fun!

Find out about Halloween Fun on What's On Stirling
Hocus Pocus on the Hill

Hocus Pocus on the Hill

29th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Hocus Pocus on the Hill is an illuminated trail around the beautiful Holmehill in Dunblane, featuring lights, music, dance and even some high flying aerial performance in amongst the trees.

Find out about Hocus Pocus on the Hill on What's On Stirling
Halloween Lockdown Drive In Movies

Halloween Lockdown Drive In Movies

30th October 2020

Halloween Lockdown Drive-In is coming to Falkirk! Have a fun filled night and help make a difference to sick children across Scotland.

Find out about Halloween Lockdown Drive In Movies on What's On Stirling
Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Stirling

Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Stirling

30th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Enjoy Halloween as a family this year at Dobbies Stirling with terrifying treats, creepy craft activities and ghoulish games!

Find out about Halloween Spooktacular at Dobbies Stirling on What's On Stirling
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein - Jonny Lee Miller as the Creature

National Theatre Live: Frankenstein - Jonny Lee Miller as the Creature

30th October 2020

Jonny Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch alternate between the roles of Victor Frankenstein and his creation in this National Theatre Live screening directed by Danny Boyle.

Bannockburn’s Autism Friendly Halloween Spooktacular

Bannockburn’s Autism Friendly Halloween Spooktacular

31st October 2020

Join us at the Battle of Bannockburn for an Autism Friendly Halloween Spooktacular with reduced capacity and a more relaxed atmosphere!

Find out about Bannockburn’s Autism Friendly Halloween Spooktacular on What's On Stirling
Bannockburn’s Halloween Spooktacular

Bannockburn’s Halloween Spooktacular

31st October 2020

Come along to the Battle of Bannockburn for our Halloween Spooktacular. Make your way through the spooky woodland trail, solve the riddles and collect your treat!

Find out about Bannockburn’s Halloween Spooktacular on What's On Stirling
National Theatre Live: Frankenstein - Benedict Cumberbatch as the Creature

National Theatre Live: Frankenstein - Benedict Cumberbatch as the Creature

31st October 2020

Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternate between the roles of Victor Frankenstein and his creation in this National Theatre Live screening directed by Danny Boyle.

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