Things to Do Halloween in Ireland

Looking for some family-friendly activities this Halloween break? Check out some ideas right here in Cork!

Enjoy a spooky twist with your little ones this Midterm break at Titanic Experience Cobh! Pick up a free activity sheet at Reception and engage your kids with a Halloween-themed scavenger hunt and fun puzzles to complete throughout the tour. This fun activity is suitable for children aged 3 to 10 years and will be available from October 27th until November 5th. At the end of the Tour, be sure to bring your completed activity sheet to Reception, where each child will receive a Trick or Treat! This activity is available at no extra cost. Book your tickets now!


Spike Island has two magnificent events this year: the ultimate family-friendly event, The Spookfest Trail and for those who are a little bit older (over 16) After Dark event.

Bring your little ones to The Spookfest Trail, where they can hop on board the fun ferry and embark on a fang-tastic journey through the mysterious Spike Island. This ancient fortress and prison has been transformed into a realm of Halloween spookiness, perfect for families to trick or treat their way around the fortress with our brand new Halloween-themed quiz trail.

For those who are brave enough, the After Dark tours take you to areas of the island not usually open to the public. Here, the tour guides will share the harrowing history and spine-chilling stories of Ireland’s most notorious murders and deviants. Prepare to be led through eerie tunnels and abandoned prison cells as you hear the dark tales of murder and mystery on this candlelit tour. Click here for more information.


Celebrate the season of fall by visiting The Farm Grenagh‘s Pumpkin Patch, open now until October 31st. Get your tickets today to enjoy a fun-filled day with your loved ones, complete with entry to the Farm Walk, Playgrounds, and Barrel Ride. One Pumpkin per Person. Click here for more information.


Join the spooky fun at Cork City Gaol‘s Black Cat Treasure Hunt from October 28th to November 3rd! Help Wanda the witch locate her missing black cats, and you could win a prize. Don’t miss out on this thrilling adventure! Click here for more information.


Leahy’s Open Farm is thrilled to host the Boo Experience this Halloween, offering families an unforgettable outdoor experience. Don’t miss your chance to embark on a chilling haunted hayride through the woods! Click here for more information.

Things to do for Halloween in Cork Ireland