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Halloween Events near Norwich and Norfolk!

It’s that time of year again, when days are getting shorter and there’s a chill in the air. So, as we approach Halloween, what is there around the local area to occupy the little ones?

BeWILDerwood Lantern Parade - 15th to 31st October 2022

Calling all wild explorers to adventure through a magical light extravaganza! See the park in a spectacular new light and watch the story unfold as you journey through the woods and down mysterious paths exclusive to this event. Make marvellous memories as a family and not to worry if you aren’t the bravest Boggle – it’s spooky not scary! Start your adventure at Hazel’s Hideaway where you can craft your own Boggle Bindle Lantern to help light up the woods, before embarking on a journey of terrific tales & magic…

Tickets must be pre-booked. The Parade has scheduled entry time slots from 6pm to 7.30pm.

The Monster Club Family Halloween Show -Norfolk Showground

24th to 27th October Start times: (11am Wed only), 2.30pm & 6.30pm

As darkness falls across the land, there’s no better time to grab YOUR little monsters and join in with the ultimate Halloween party.

This October half-term, The Monster Club invites the boys and girls of Norfolk to experience a Fang-tastic fusion of live music and live performance. Enter the ‘Haunted Big Top’ at The Norfolk Showground for 75 minutes of frightful fun as “The Dead Ringers” the house band, get toes tapping on the other side. Be captivated by the Monster Club dancers and spellbound by the Spook-tacular Circus Stars, before meeting Friedrich Fright, the Ghost Host with the Most, bringing your favourite spooky stories to life with a spirited blend of comedy, creepiness and companionship.

website Tickets £10 – £12 and must be pre-booked.

Poisons and Potions at Pensthorpe Natural Park

22 Oct 2021 – 30 Oct 2022

Visit Pensthorpe for a fang-tastic Halloween this October half term with two trails offering a ghoulish abundance of fun; pumpkin carving, and Halloween themed craft activities.

Entry and pumpkin activity must be pre-booked:

Ascarium at Sea Life Centre- Great Yarmouth

October half-term: 15th – 31st October 2022

Help the Sea Witch and Warlock look after their ocean home and fellow sea creatures by completing magical challenges throughout the aquarium. Will you be brave enough to step up and help complete ‘spook-splash-tic’ challenges and fill in your activity sheet as you go?

Pre booking essential. This event is included in standard entry.

Broadland Ghosts’ Halloween Trail -Poor’s Staithe, Stalha

Thursday 20th to Sunday 30th October 2022

11am to 3pm

Spooky family fun discovering some of the stories of Broadland’s ghosts. Complete the trail and win a prize! Take a boat trip and do something different this half term.

Children’s Halloween Party Sprowston sports and social club, Blue Boar Lane, Norwich

Saturday 29th October 2022. 2pm – 5pm

Dress up in your favourite Halloween outfit and get parents/carers to bring you to the Sprowston Sports and Social Club. Games, prizes, including a prize for best fancy dress, and music await you. Come and join in the fun!

£4 per child, tel: 01603 427688

Creepy Creatures Halloween Trail at RSPB Strumpshaw Fen

Saturday 22nd October 2022 – Sunday 30th October 2022, 10:30am – 4pm

Are you brave enough to explore the wild woods and discover the amazing wildlife that is sprouting, growing, creeping and crawling all over the reserve? Pick up a Creepy Creatures Trail sheet from the reception and have a Hoot with your wild things, spotting our spooktacular pumpkins along the way.

£3.50 per trail pack + entry for non-members

Tel: 01603 715191

Fairy-Haven -Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham

Saturday 22nd October 2022 – Sunday 30th October 2022, 9am – 3pm

Visit over half term for a Magical Fairy Door Trail! Open the doors and collect the clues on a journey deep into the heart of the fairy kingdom! Hand in your sheet at the end for a fairy goodie bag!

£7.95 adults, £4.15 children

Tel: 01603 270449

Pumpkin Patch at Ha Ha Farm

15th to 31st October 2022

10am to 4pm

Come along, wheel a barrow and pick your perfect pumpkin from the patch. There is free entry and parking, spooky storytime, an undercover carving and crafts area and a ghostly woodland scavenger hunt!

This year is full of spooky surprises, truly delicious treats and rather excitingly Farmer Tom has planted many more pumpkin varieties for you all

01692 660274

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Orchidale Children's Nursery is based in a fantastic converted bungalow building in Taverham, 15 minutes from Norwich with childcare places for 2 months-5 year olds. We can offer your child fabulous fun filled days of activities to help children learn and make lots of new friends. We have a fabulous outdoor space with so many area's of learning. Including a separate 0-2's garden, forest school space, large lawn for the children to run around on and so much more! Please come and see us, our beautiful learning area's and our magical garden. If you are searching for a Day Nursery in Norwich, Norfolk then we are the Children's Nursery that goes the extra mile for you and your children.

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