Halloween Events in Cornwall

Conor Fletcher

Coinciding with October Half Term, Halloween is a special time to visit Cornwall. With activities and events taking place at the end of the month there's so many wonderful events to enjoy with the family when staying in St Ives, from Halloween themed days out to ice skating at Eden you'll soon find yourself with a jam packed schedule throughout your luxury self catering holiday.

Events this October in St Ives

The end of October is full of events to be enjoyed with the little ones, so whether you're looking for a spooky spectacular or simply a day out on your Halloweek then here's some of the best events from around the coast:


The Eden Project takes on a ghoulish guise throughout the week and have a wealth of activities for all the family, with mythical monsters in their cryptid petting zoo you can discover a range of unusual and extremely rare animals. With ice skating and the whole of Eden to explore this is certainly a day out that will be worth remembering.

Tickets can be bought online from Eden in advance where you can save an extra 10% on your booking.

Newquay Zoo Halloween Wonderland

Newquay Zoo have teamed up with the youth theatre company at Treiglas Academy for an adaptation of Alice in Wonderland on the 30th of October. This is a one-off special event so be sure not to miss out and book your tickets online from Newquay Zoo before you're here. As a special bonus your tickets also include a tour of the tropical house at night where you can discover the wonders that happen at night.

Tickets £10 per adult £7 Children from Newquay Zoo.

Newquay Zoo - Halloween Horrors - 19th - 27th of October

Throughout the week Newquay Zoo also have some weird and wonderful events taking place for you to embrace your spooky side. Fancy dress is encouraged for your visit where prizes are given to the best dressed, throughout the day enjoy the bat hunt trail throughout the park and enjoy the wonders of the zoo for a perfect day out.

Tickets can be bought online or from the zoo on arrival.

October Half Term in St Ives

If you're staying with us or are yet to put your plans in place then a stay in our luxury self catering cottages in St Ives has your Halloween plans covered. With pumpkins provided you and your family can enjoy making the most of this spectacular time of year and create a petrifying pumpkin of your own and with our dog friendly cottages in St Ives you can enjoy your half term with the whole family.