Fun for the family at Halloween around Monmouthshire

Spooky Fun Awaits in Monmouth this Halloween and Bonfire Night!

Are you a Monmouthshire resident looking for some spooktacular and fiery fun this Halloween and Bonfire Night? Well, you're in luck! The local area is bursting with family-friendly activities to make it great fun. From pumpkin decorating to fireworks displays, here's a roundup of the exciting events happening in and around Monmouth:


1. Mini Pumpkin Decorating at Chepstow Castle (Chepstow)

Get your creative juices flowing at Chepstow Castle by joining in on the Halloween pumpkin decorating. Let your little ones transform ordinary pumpkins into spooky masterpieces. It's a fun and artistic way to kickstart the Halloween spirit!

2. Dare to Scare at Raglan Country Estate (Raglan)

Head to Raglan Country Estate for a day filled with ghoulish delights. Your family can embrace the spine-tingling atmosphere and encounter villains from the fantasy realm. It's a unique and thrilling experience that's perfect for Halloween.


3. Dark Fairy Tale Weekend (Raglan)

For those who prefer their fairy tales with a twist, Raglan Castle offers a Dark Fairy Tale Weekend. Explore the castle and meet characters from darker fairy tales, adding a dash of mystique to your Halloween adventure.

row of dark coloured books

4. Halloween at Caldicot Castle (Caldicot)

Caldicot Castle invites you to a family-friendly Halloween extravaganza. Enjoy an hour of Halloween crafts and games in the banquet hall. Afterward, embark on a spooky scarecrow pumpkin trail through the courtyard. It's a frightfully fun way to spend the day!

5. Chepstow Community Fireworks (Chepstow)

Don't miss the Spooktacular celebration at Chepstow's community fireworks on October 29th, 2023. Gather your family for a dazzling display that will light up the night sky and add a dash of magic to your Halloween celebrations.

fireworks in the sky

6. Halloween at the Old Station Tintern (Tintern)

Treat your children to a ghoulishly good time at the Old Station Tintern. They can enjoy a pumpkin trail, Halloween mask making, and craft activities. It's a great opportunity for the little ones to get creative and embrace the Halloween spirit.

7. Halloween Spooktacular (The Savoy Theatre, Monmouth)

For an ultimate Halloween show suitable for kids aged 3 and up, don't miss the Halloween Spooktacular at The Savoy Theatre in Monmouth. This hilarious and interactive performance promises lots of laughter and audience participation, making it a perfect family outing.

poster for halloween spectacular

8. Bonfire Night Fireworks in Monmouthshire

Wrap up your autumn celebrations with a bang by attending the Bonfire Night fireworks displays across Monmouthshire. Abergavenny, Chepstow, Monmouth, Mathern, and Devauden in the Wye Valley all offer annual displays that will light up the night sky.

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