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What's On: Halloween Festival 2018

26th October- 3rd November

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HORRORienteering

Creggan Countrypark

8th Oct - 4th Nov

Gather your ghosts and ghouls and compete against each other in our self-led Hallowe'en themed orienteering course! To BOOk call 028 71363 133

from 10am
£5pp

Fright Night

The Jungle, Moneymore

13th Oct - 3rd Nov

With freaky sets, a haunting story to send shivers up your spine. Check booking link for all dates. Age: 12 years+ / U16s accompanied by an adult.

from 7pm
from £10

Fancy Dressed Dog Walk

City Walls

24th Oct

Rainbow Rehoming Centre Sponsored Fancy Dress Dog Walk. Email rainbowrehomingfundraising@gmail.com

7 - 8:30pm
£10 deposit

Evening of Mediumship

Waterside Theatre

25th Oct

Showcasing my ability at helping loved ones from Spirit communicate with audience members.

8pm
£15

House of Horrors

Longtower Youth Centre

25th Oct - 29th Oct

Paranormal activity will be off the scale with ghosts and ghouls who hide in the eerie depths of the foundations of the Walls. Be there if you dare!

6-10pm
Adults £4, Under 14s £3

The Terror Trail Returns

Creggan Country Park

26th Oct

Survivors will be treated to a blood curdling BBQ, a devilish drink and Kreepy Karaoke Disco afterwards. Over 18s

6pm-Midnight
£20pp

Monster Fun Fair

Ebrington Square

26th Oct - 4th Nov

Lots of thrills and family attractions with rides for all ages

2-10pm
free

Why. Gigs Halloween Spectacular

Nerve Centre

26th Oct

with Donegal's Sheerbuzz and Derry five-piece rock/blues outfit Charity Shop Vinyl for a co-headline gig. Plus support from Letterkenny noise shams Happy Out and Derry's newest punks No Collusion

7.30pm
£7

Ghost Bus Tours

Visit Derry Office

26th Oct - 30th Oct

Tickets available from Visit Derry.

from 6.30pm
Adult £8, Child £5.

The Godfather Night

Spaghetti Junction

26th Oct

Come dressed in your best mafia attire. Includes an Italian Feast Buffet and Music by Miss Aideen D and Mr B.

8-11pm
£25

Dark Tower

Tower Museum

26th Oct

...

8-11pm
£10

Halloween Origins Tour

Departs from the Tourist Office

26th Oct - 1st Nov

Minibus/walking tour that visits a number of fascinating pre-historic sites that can be linked with some of the ancient rituals and traditions

9.30am-4.30pm
£36

Why. Gigs Halloween Spectacular

Nerve Centre

26th Oct

Sheerbuzz & Charity Shop Vinyl (co-headline) + Happy Out & No Collusion

7.30pm
£7

Halloween Origins Tour

Visit Derry Tourist Office

26th Oct - 1st Nov

Minibus/walking tour that visits a number of sites that can be linked with some of the ancient rituals and traditions

9:30am - 4:30pm
£39.40

Murder Mystery Night

Irish Street Community Centre

26th Oct

Booking is essential as we need your address to post you your character card and details: 71318357. Includes Hot Buffet

7-10pm
£5

ComicCity 2018

The Guildhall

27th Oct

ComicCity is a not-for-profit festival which celebrates and supports comics, illustration and the wider creative arts.

10.30-5pm
free

Pirates of the Creggan Lake

Creggan Country Park,

27th Oct

Suitable for ages 3-10 years. Advanced booking essential.

10am–11am/ 11:30am–12:30pm
£2/£5

Ghosts & Legends of the Coven

Echo Echo Dance

27th Oct - 28th Oct

Ghosts is a storytelling performance spanning childhood fears to adulthood, woven together with myths and ghostly tales. Over 14s

6/8.30pm
£10 (£8 Concession)

Echo Echo Halloween Kids Disco

Echo Echo Studios

27th Oct

ages 4-6 years: 10.30am-11.30am / ages 7-11 years: 10.30am-12pm

from 10.30am
£6

Jika Jika! Pre Halloween Residents Party

Sugar Niteclub

27th Oct

...

10.30pm
Free with fancy dress before 11pm

Haunted Harvest Market

Guildhall Sq & Waterloo Place

27th Oct - 3rd Nov

Live Music Stages and Street Entertainment

free

Foyle Hospice Kids Spooktacular Disco

27th Oct

Come boogie on down with our wonderful wacky witch at this year’s Spooky Hallowe’en fancy dress disco.

2-4pm

Pirates of the Creggan Country Park

Creggan Countrypark

27th Oct - 4th Nov

Suitable for ages 4-10 years. Suitable for wheelchair users. Includes boat based treasure hunt, Halloween treat and colouring in activity.

10-11am
£5 per child £2 per adult:

IE DC

The Cosh

27th Oct

AC/DC tribute act

10pm
£6

Sbooky Festival

Foyleside Shopping Centre

27th Oct - 29th Oct

Come join our witches for Reading Rooms and magical spells, dancing zombies, treasure hunts for all and more.

11am-4pm
Free

Baby’s 1st Halloween Eglinton

Eglinton Community Hall

27th Oct

...

from 11am

The Haunted Pencil Art Exhibition

Garden Of Reflection Gallery,

27th Oct - 30th Oct

A haunting exhibition of pencil drawings by local artist Shaun McIntyre from Frankenstein to Freddy Kreuger

6-8.30pm
free

The Tower of Terror

Tower Museum

27th Oct - 3rd Nov

Face your fears at the Tower of Terror with plenty of frights and surprises lurking at every corner. Strictly aged 12+, booking essential

1-2pm
£3pp

Temple of Terror

Springtown Industrial Estate,

27th Oct - 30th Oct

Are you brave enough to face your fears and enter the temple of terror? Strictly 12years+

6-9pm
£3pp

Verbal's Ancient Haunted Castle

Verbal Arts Centre

27th Oct

Meet old faces from the past as you walk through the hall of living portraits to the graveyard of bones, Suitable for all ages.

6-8.30pm
free

BELFAST GIRLS

Millennium Forum

28th Oct

...

8pm
£16.50

Museum of the Moon

The Guildhall,

28th Oct - 2nd Nov

Suitable for all ages. * Quiet Session 10am - 12noon daily. Mon 29th & Tues 30th 10am - 7pm, Wed 31st & Thurs 1st 10am - 9pm, Friday 2nd 10am - 2pm

from 10am
free

Haunted Windows

The Playhouse

28th Oct - 30th Oct

Did you witness the wicked nun of Artillery Street last Halloween? She’s back and she’s brought some friends!

6-9pm
free

Foyle Halloween Cyclocross Races

St Columbs Park,

28th Oct

From U6 races right the way up to senior racing and from a fun fancy dress race to the main event - round 6 of the “Elite Ulster Cyclocross league”

10am-3pm
free

Wicked Windows

In Your Space, 44a Waterloo St

28th Oct - 30th Oct

In Your Space Circus’s unique and innovative ‘Wicked Windows’ will return with an exciting installation with a spooktacular surprise

6-9pm
free

Spark!

Waterloo Place

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Sunday 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Mon 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Tues 5pm, 6.30pm, 8pm. Wed 5pm

Varied
free

Luminéoles

City Walls

28th Oct

...

6-8.30pm
free

Irish Video Game Orchestra

The Guildhall

28th Oct

An immersive new concert comes to Derry/Londonderry for the first time!

2-3.30pm

Tours of Derry City Cemetery

Derry City Cemetery Top Gate

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Dress for the weather, quite a brisk hill walk. Price: £5pp (Under 11s free)

1pm
£5

Samhain Sessions: Lisa Hannigan and Kit Philippa

The Guildhall

28th Oct

...

7.30-10.30pm

Awakening the Walls

The Walls

28th Oct - 30th Oct

For three evenings before Samhain, we party to banish the dark with a supernatural illumination trail on and around the City Walls.

6-8.30pm
free

Johnny Cash Made Me Do It

Nerve Centre

28th Oct

Duration: 30 minutes. Over 16s

from 6pm
£5

Psychic Fiona's Halloween Tea Party

North Star Health & Well-being Centre

28th Oct

Join Psychic Medium Fiona Stewart Williams for an up-close and intimate demonstration of mediumship and clairvoyance.

3-5pm
£19.99

Samhain Sessions: David Kitt, Joshua Burnside, Malojian

The Guildhall

29th Oct

...

7.30-10.30pm
£14.61

Hallowee'uns

The Jungle, Moneymore

29th Oct - 2nd Nov

...

11am-2pm
£4/£15

Hillcrest House of Horrors

Hillcrest House

29th Oct - 30th Oct

Enjoy an entertaining whistle stop tour lasting 10 minutes at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm.

from 6.30pm
£2

Little Horrors Arts & Crafts

The Guildhall

29th Oct

Get crafty and design your own spooky mask to impress or scare if you dare! Booking is essential.

1-3pm
£3

Monsters of the Deep

Riverwatch Aquarium

30th Oct

Visit the ‘Monsters of the Deep’, life size and life like whales, sharks and other mammoth marine creatures at Riverwatch.

10am-4pm

Creepy Costumes at the Fashion & Textile Design Centre

The Fashion and Textile Design Centre

30th Oct

...

2-4pm
£5

Little Horrors Arts & Crafts

The Guildhall,

30th Oct - 2nd Nov

Get crafty and design your own spooky mask to impress or scare if you dare! Drop In session

Noon-4pm
free

Samhain Sessions: Colm Mac Con Iomaire & Elma Orkestra

The Guildhall

30th Oct

...

7.30-10.30pm
£14.61

Zombie Run 5k / Children's Run 2k

Sainsbury's Cafe

30th Oct

The Zombie 5k Family Fun Run is back this year in aid of the Foyle Hospice. Dress up essential! Price: Adults £8, Child £2

7:15pm - 8:00pm
£2/£8

Gothic Organ Performance

The Guildhall

31st Oct

Come along to this free spooktacular organ performance at this iconic Derry/Londonderry landmark.

9-10.30pm
free

Jack O’Lantern Festival

Guildhall Sq & Waterloo Place

31st Oct

Ghostly tales, myths and fables, Celtic history, pumpkin/turnip carving workshops, cookery demonstrations, arts and crafts, music sessions and much more.

Noon-11pm
free

Haunted Happenings at Brooke Park

Brooke Park

31st Oct

Lots of Spooky goings on at Brooke Park this Halloween with Pumpkin Carving, Broomstick Making, Storytelling and more

3-8.30pm
free

Halloween Street Carnival Parade

Strand Road

31st Oct

The finest carnival arts, circus and street performers from around the world descend on the city for an out of this world illuminated spectacle.

7pm
free

Halloween ReRubbed

Silverstreet

31st Oct

TALL PAUL, SEB FONTAINE Col Hamilton, Paul P, Joanne, Bill X

9pm
from £8

Harvey McKay

Nerve Centre

31st Oct

...

£12.50/£15

Game of Thrones Tour

Visit Derry

31st Oct

This is more that just a tour - it's the one and only Legenderry Iron Islands 'Adventure'.

8am-6pm
Adults £40, Students £36

Q&D // Halloween at Sandinos

Sandinos Main Venue

31st Oct

...

10pm
£10

BEKUZ x INFLUX

Bar Zu

31st Oct

BEKUZ x INFLUX take over Bar Zu for a haunted house special on Halloween night! 18+ | Strictly Fancy Dress

9pm-2am
£6

Jika Jika presents Halloween Freak Out!

The Bunker

31st Oct

...

8.30pm-2am
from £19.60

Coma Presents: The Funky Pumpkin

Bennigans Bar

31st Oct

...

9pm
£10

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