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Halloween Festival 2017

What's On from Thursday, 26th - Tuesday 31st October

Coming up this Halloween!

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The Monday Night Halloween Cure

Sandinos Back Bar

23rd Oct

This Cure will be a FUNDRAISER for Abby, who has been invited to be a featured writer at Singapore Writer's Festival this November

from 8.30pm
By Donation

Halloween Fancy Dress Sponsored Dog Walk

Meet at Animal Charity shop, Waterloo Place

24th Oct

Email rainbowrehomingfundraising@gmail.com for your sponsored walk form. Join in the Halloween celebrations by taking part in the charity Halloween Sponsored Fancy Dress Dog Walk.

7pm
Sponsorship

Student Halloween Ball

Sugar Niteclub

25th Oct

...

10pm
£5

Spookulele Jam

Bennigans

26th Oct

Bring your uke (and wrap up warm) and join us for some classic Halloween craic

7.30-9pm
free

The Playhouse presents See No Evil

The Playhouse

26th Oct - 31st Oct

A haunted Experience in Sensory Deprivation. See no Evil for ages 11+ from 5pm- 7.30pm| See no Evil for ages 18+ from 7.30pm- 10pm

From 5pm
£5

House of Horrors

Long Tower YC

26th Oct

each room more terrifying than the last, with thrilling and chilling scares and obstacles along the way

6-10pm
£4 / £3

Monster Halloween Funfair

Ebrington

27th Oct - 5th Nov

Scare yourself Silly on the Ghost train or a trip on Ireland’s tallest Big Wheel.

2-10pm

The Tower of Terror

Tower Museum

27th Oct - 31st Oct

Face your fear at the Tower of Terror with plenty of frights and surprises lurking at every corner. Age 12+. 20 minute tours

3-7pm
£3

Fright Night

Primrose Secret Garden

27th Oct - 28th Oct

Showing Halloween Film Classics

7.30pm
£8

Ghostbus Tours

Departs from Guildhall

27th Oct - 30th Oct

Book tickets through the tourist Information Centre, Foyle Street on 02871267284

from 6.30pm
£5/£8

Rodd Hogg - An Evening of Magic

City Hotel

27th Oct

Rodd will be coming to the City Hotel on Friday 27th October for a special evening of magic with all proceeds going directly to Foyle Hospice

8-11pm
£15

The Park After Dark

Creggan Countrypark

27th Oct

Learn about the amazing world of bats! Ages 7+. All children must be accompanied by an adult

5.30-7.30pm
Free

Halloween at Richmond Centre

Richmond Centre

27th Oct

Face Painting

11am-4pm
free

God Father Night

Spaghetti Junction

28th Oct

Music by Miss Aideen D & Mr B. Includes Italian Feast Buffet

8pm
£25

Dead Heroes Party

DaVinci's

28th Oct

Entertainment from The Henry Girls & DJ Julien Jazz. Cash prizes for best dressed. Tickets are available from hotel reception.

9.30pm
£12.50

Comic City Halloween Special

Nerve Centre

28th Oct

With comicbook festivities such as local and global professional artists sketching and drawing live for you, workshops on comicbook storytelling, and cosplay knowhow.

10-6pm
Free

Hallowe'en Dance Picnic

Echo Echo Dance Studio

28th Oct

This Halloween the company invite adults and children of all ages to join the professional dance ensemble for some freaky dance and spooky movement in our Studios on the City Walls.

10.30am - Noon
£5

Winifred the Witch's Weird & Wonderful Tales

The Guildhall, Whittaker Suite

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Tickets available at The Guildhall

12.10pm, 1.10pm, 3.10pm, 4pm
£1.50

Our Space – Space Age

Waterloo Place

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Enjoy live music sessions from home grown musicians, family activities and Drop In Service. 14+ years after 6pm

2-11.30pm
Free

Foyle Hospice presents: Kids Spooktacular Disco

The Guildhall

28th Oct

With special guest Majella the Witch who will tell weird and wonderful Halloween tales!

2-4pm

The Creepy Quest

Creggan Countrypark

28th Oct

Suitable for ages 3 - 11 year olds. BOOKING ESSENTIAL: 028 71363 133 - karen.healy@creggancountrypark.com

2-4pm
£5 per child

The Terror Trail *SOLD OUT

Creggan Countrypark

28th Oct

18+ Only. Includes 1.5hr Treasure Hunt, Main Meal & Glass of Wine or Bottle of Beer. BOOKING ESSENTIAL: 028 71363 133 karen.healy@creggancountrypark.com

7-10pm
£15 per person

Kids Planet Crafting Workshop

The Craft Village

28th Oct

...

from Noon
Free

Jackula

Waterside Theatre

28th Oct

Join Jackula on a spooktacular quest to step out of his older brother's shadow and become the world's most magical vampire. Ages 4-12.

4-6pm
from £7

The Haunted Pencil Art Exhibition

Garden of Reflection

28th Oct - 31st Oct

From Dracula to Freddy Kreuger, come see the monsters! Exhibition Launch Night Friday 27th @ 6pm, 28th 12.30pm – 8.30pm, 29th 1pm – 8.30pm, 30th & 31st 12.30pm – 8.30pm

Varied
Free

Halloween at Richmond Centre

Richmond Centre

28th Oct

Zoo Lab Noon-4pm, Face Painting 11am-4pm, plus special guests: Best Ever Mascots Pups, Marshall, Skye, Everest, Rocky, Rubble & Zuma

11am-4pm
free

Jika Jika! - Presents Misfit - Moodtrax & Steve Boyd

Sugar Niteclub

28th Oct

...

10pm
£5 before 11pm / £7 after

Sbooky Halloween Festival

Foyleside Shopping Centre

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Storytelling | Book Burglar | Zombie Dance | Mini Sleuth Treasure Hunt | Face Painting |Henna Tattoos

10am-4pm
free

Invasion - Hero’s and Legends

Foyle Arena

28th Oct - 29th Oct

Super Heroes, Stormtroopers, Daleks and Sith Lords will descend on the City as The Emerald Garrison returns with their award winning family show bursting with fun interactive activities, life sized props & sets.

10am-5pm
£9.00, Family ticket £35.00

Museum of the Moon

The Guildhall

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Come and experience Luke Jarram's Museum of the Moon,an internationally touring work featuring detailed Nasa imagery of the Moon's surface and atmospheric soundtrack

10am-7pm
free

Exploration Dome

Waterloo Place

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Journey with the astronauts, visit the planets on a wondrous trip through our Universe in Irelands most advanced Mobile Planetarium. Show last approx. 20 mins.

Noon-8pm
£3

Trail of Terror

The Playtrail

28th Oct - 30th Oct

This self-led Spooktacular Trail is sure to get the heart’s pumping & hair rising with some terrifying encounters. Limited places available, booking essential. To book contact 02871 368173.

6-10pm
£4

Haunted Harvest Market

Guildhall Sqaure

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Live Music Stages, Street Food, Crafts, Exploration Dome

Noon - 9pm
free

Spark!

Guildhall Square

28th Oct - 31st Oct

Spark! Street Theatre Show is a magic, movement and light spectacular that captivates the audience combining high impact drumming, dynamic choreography, playful characters and colourful lighting.

Sat - Mon 5, 6.30, 8pm / Tues 31st 5pm
Free

Samhain Sessions - David Kitt

The Guildhall

28th Oct

With support from Our Kryton Son

8.30-11pm
£10

Samhain Sessions - Ports & Joshua Burnside

The Guildhall

29th Oct

Age 18+. Tickets are available at The Guildhall

9-11pm
£10

The Boy, The Witch & The Werewoolf - The Battle to Save the Moon!

The Guildhall, Main Hall

29th Oct

...

1-3pm
£2.50

Halloween at Richmond Centre

Richmond Centre

29th Oct

Face Painting 1pm-4pm

1-4pm
free

Nightmare Before Halloween - All Ages Gig

Nerve Centre

29th Oct

Miss Mary Jane - 7.30pm, SLT - 8.15pm, Foreign Owl - 9pm

Doors 7pm
£5

Halloween Sunday Carvery

Waterfoot Hotel

29th Oct

Five course Sunday Carvery with kids entertainment. Prize for best fancy dress

12.30-4pm
£18.95/£7.95

Creepy Crafts & Ghastly Games

Creggan Countrypark

29th Oct

Traditional Halloween crafts and games with Willow the Witch. 3 - 11 year olds BOOKING ESSENTIAL: 028 71363 133 karen.healy@creggancountrypark.com

2-4pm
£2 per child

Kids Spooky Chocolate Workshop

The Craft Village

29th Oct

...

From Noon
Free

Frightening Family Fun

Creggan Countrypark

30th Oct

Brave the terrifying treasure hunt through the forbidden forest after dark. Ages 7+. Includes light refreshments

6-8pm
£3.50 per person

Halloween at The Emporium

The Emporium

30th Oct

A day of festive workshops & live entertainment

10am-5pm
free

Guildhall Gothic Organ Performances

The Guildhall

30th Oct

15minute Gothic Organ Recitals played on the refurbished Guildhall Organ

7-8.30pm
Free

Halloween at Richmond Centre

Richmond Centre

30th Oct

Face Painting 11am-4pm

11am-4pm
free

Halloween Fun Day

The Craft Village

30th Oct

Live Music from Thumpin Jellyfish | Face Panting | Balloon Modelling ,Kids Planet Crafting Workshop

from Noon
Free

Halloween Ball with BEKUZ x Influx

Silver Street

31st Oct

Age 21+

10pm-2am
from £6

Halloween Freakout

Bennigans Bar

31st Oct

With The Bonnevilles and Scenery. *Limited tickets

from 8pm
£10

Hallow’eans - Interactive Family Day

Nerve Centre

31st Oct

Halloween-themed day featuring a frightening selection of activities including green screen, animation, VR station, FabLab, robotics, Minecraft and much more

1-4pm
Free

Jika Jika Halloween

Sugar Niteclub

31st Oct

With Dax J and Amelie Lens

8pm-2am
from £15

Halloween Fun Day

The Craft Village

31st Oct

Live Music from BASORK | Face Panting | Balloon Modelling, Kids Spooky Chocolate Workshop

from Noon
Free

Lost Avenue Halloween Ball

Sandinos Back Bar

31st Oct

...

8pm
£TBC

Halloween Disco

St.Columbs Hall

31st Oct

With Gerard C, 80s & 90s. Tickets available from Masons Bar

Doors 9pm
£10 / £12

Shadow Child

Nerve Centre

31st Oct

Support - Ryan C & MSK

10pm-1am
From £10

Halloween spooktacular - intergalactik dance factory

Sandinos Venue

31st Oct

...

10pm-2am
from £7

Halloween Ball - Big Band Night

City Hotel

31st Oct

Music by the Mindbenders followed by DJ. Call 02871365800

9pm-1am
£15

MRK presents: Reuben Keeney

The Glassworks

31st Oct

...

9pm-1am
£10/£12.50

A Menacing Menu

Creggan Countrypark

31st Oct

Halloween art for kids in the back room. BOOKING ESSENTIAL: 028 71363 133 - admin@creggancountrypark.com

9am-5pm
Free

Jack O'Lantern Fest

Waterloo Place

31st Oct

Listen to Ghostly Tales of Jack O'Lantern, Pumpkin Carving Demos and Competitions.

2-6pm
Free

Fireworks Finale

River Foyle

31st Oct

The sky will be alight with colour over the River Foyle as we celebrate the finale of our Hallowe’en celebrations with Spooktacular Fireworks Displays.

8-8.30pm
Free

Halloween at Richmond Centre

Richmond Centre

31st Oct

Face Painting 9am-2pm, Special Guests: Princess Poppy, Branch & Guy Diamond, Dracula & Wizard Minion

from 9am
free

Halloween Street Carnival Parade

City Centre

31st Oct

The finest carnival arts, circus and street performers from around the world descend on the city for an illuminated spectacle like no other.

7-8.30pm
Free

Q&D Presents: The Banshee Boogie

The Grand Central

31st Oct

Music across 2 floors, no beef on the doors, sweaty moves on the dance floors.

10pm-2am
From £6

Riverwatch Aquarium and Visitor Centre

Riverwatch

31st Oct

Feast of events and activities including Arts and Crafts Workshops, Spooky Trails, Frenzied Feeding Time, What Lurks Beneath Touch Tanks and much much more

10am-4pm
Free

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