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half term events in Ilfracombe

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October 12, 2016

Nestled on the Cliffside of Hele Bay, Beach Cove can offer some spooky scenery for the perfect Halloween Half Term…


Whether you choose to stay in and watch a scary movie in our beautiful Beach Hut accommodation, or venture out into the wide world of North Devon for some spooky events, Beach Cove Coastal Retreat is the perfect place to base yourself this Halloween Half Term.


spooky night walk at arlington court

When: 28th Oct. Time: 5.45 – 6pm. Prices: £5 (adult) £3.50 (child)

Arlington Court is steeped in Devonshire history and during half term you can get a tour of the grounds at night and follow a tale of spooky and unusual happenings. Make sure to keep your eyes peeled for any ghostly visitors in your tour party, and listen out for bumps and shrieks in the night. Tours go on as late as 8pm.


halloween crafts at arlington court

When: 24th – 28th Oct. Time: 12 – 4pm. Prices: £11 (adult) £5.50 (child)

Perfect for the little ones this half term, with the fun of Arlington Court’s wilderness walks, carriage history and various exhibitions all there waiting to be explored. Also with a Halloween twist, some spooky crafts where they can make bats, wizards, witches, ghosts and loads more, the crafts are different every day so you can visit as much as you want!


landmark beer & music festival at landmark theatre

When: 28th – 30th Oct. Time: 28th: 7pm. 29th & 30th: 10am start. Price: Free

This is an annual and free event at Landmark Theatre, with live music from very talented local musicians all weekend long, with loads of festival food stalls to taste the best Devon has to offer along with real ale and cider treats too! There are plenty of craft stalls and loads of kids activities, including bouncy castles and small fair ground rides to get your thrill fix!


Ilfracombe firework display at ilfracombe rugby club

When: 29th Oct. Time: 6.30pm – 10pm. Price: Donation.

Annual Halloween celebrations at the Ilfracombe Rugby Club, where all the proceeds go to the fantastic Rugby Club. Enjoy a drink at the bar and grab a bite to eat the BBQ stand, then head on over to the sweet stand for some delicious desserts. With a real bonfire, plenty of firey entertainments and a huge, spectacular firework show to top the night off.


If you’re looking for a fun and relaxing Halloween half term in one of the most romantic spots in the UK, Beach Cove and Ilfracombe is the perfect place for you, surrounded by breath taking scenery and spooky stories to keep you in the spirit!

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