Top seven things to do for Halloween in Devon

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Halloween House - Credit: Alexas Fotos

Halloween is just around the corner, and we've got the perfect list of places to take your little ones this October Half Term in Devon. Whether you fancy a trip to the theme park, a haunted house or roller skating!

With the pandemic putting a stop to all major events and holiday seasons last year, there is all the more reason to go out and celebrate the spooky season at Devon's top attractions. 

Spook-Fest at Crealy, Exeter

October 23 - 31

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Crealy Spook Fest - Credit: Crealy website

Running over October 23-31 (Half Term) this year the Spook Fest is back at Crealy featuring live shows and scary rides. Book early online before the date to guarantee your place. 

2. Poltergeist House, Poltimore House, Pinhoe, Exeter 

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Poltergeist House - Credit: Poltimore House website

October 30 5pm to 8.30pm

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We think this will be the spookiest Halloween event in Devon! Set in Poltimore House, (which is a spooky building all year round!) they will celebrate the spooky season with a visit to the former hospital operating theatre and the courtyard grave. 

3. Beer Frights Light Railway, Pecorama, Beer

October 30, 10.00am to 4.00pm

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Halloween Fun at Pecorama - Credit: Pecorama website

Ride the ghost train and follow the clues around the site and bag yourself a treat on arrival if you come in fancy dress. What's not to like?

4. Halloween Half Term at The World of Country Life, Exmouth 

October 23 -31, 2021 10.00am to 5.00pm

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World of Country Life Halloween Poster - Credit: World of Country Life website

Taking place over October Half Term is the World of Country Life "Where's My Mummy" a week-long fun filled Spooktacular of games and shows. As well as the usual activities of goat walking and deer feeding!

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5. Bear Town 

October 16 - 31, 9.45am to 5.45pm

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Bear Town Halloween Poster - Credit: Bear Town website

Join us for all treats and no tricks at Bear Town between Saturday October 16 until Sunday October 31. Alongside your two-hour play session will be a Halloween treasure hunt, Halloween treats and spooky dressing up

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6. Halloween Roller Disco, October 29, Sidford Social Hall

October 29, 7.00pm - 9.00pm

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The Sidford Skater on Sidmouth Esplanade - Credit: Kyle Baker

The Seaside Skater AKA Nikita Kay is holding a Halloween roller skate disco on Friday, October 29 open to all skate owners. For tickets/more information please contact

7. Canonteign Falls Halloween Half Term Fun

October  23 - 31

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Canonteign Falls Halloween poster - Credit: Canonteign Falls website

This October half term come and join us for some spooktastic fun here at Canonteign Falls. We have a special Halloween trail and if you bring your little ones in fancy dress you could be in with a chance to win a family day ticket for 2022.