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what’s on in Newquay for halloween 2018?

  • family-friendly
September 28, 2018

Piran Meadows Resort is the ideal place to base yourself this Halloween to explore all the spooky goings on…


Newquay is a popular holiday destination in the UK and with the endless sandy beaches and local attraction it’s easy to see why. With a plethora of local attractions and events going on in Newquay this Halloween you’ll be spoilt for choice on what spooky adventures to have!


kids halloween party

Where: Bodmin Jail / When: 27th Oct / Times: 12pm – 4pm

Bodmin Jail will have some tricks and treats ready for your little ones this Halloween! Let the littles don their best fancy dress, then take part in the activities including a bat hunt, face painting and you can meet the Creepy Crawlies with various reptiles and owls on show, as well as the cinema room showing children’s movies to enjoy!


trick or treasure

Where: Pirate’s Quest / When: 20st – 27th Oct / times vary on booking

Pirate’s Quest throws a fabulous family friendly fright-fest every year! The wonderful walkthrough event will be full of tricks and treasures, your pirate guide will keep you safe on your journey through this thrilling experience. Journey back in time, 300 years and start your adventure with your buccaneer guide, who will be saving you from the sinking ship and take you through a secret passageway to explore further treasures! You’ll have the choice if you want to enter the scare section into Davy Jones’ Locker. There is also a teen terror walkthrough, which is scarier than the family friendly event, but less frightening than the late night Fright Night events. All these live scare events are always very popular and should be booked beforehand to avoid disappointment.


murder mystery night

Where: Bodmin Jail / When: 27th Oct / Times: 6:30pm arrival. 7pm start / Booking is essential, call 01208 76292

Can you solve the Murder at the Masquerade Ball? The atmosphere of Bodmin Jail lends itself perfectly to the Halloween murder mystery night, the Candlelight Theatre presents the fabulous show where you can see the staged murder plot unfolds before your eyes. You can question the cast for some extra clues, choose your suspect and find out what’s happening during this murder mystery.


plz zombie survival

Where: Bodmin Jail / When: 29th Oct – 1st Nov / Times: 7:20pm – 22:40pm

Get your adrenaline pumping with this fangtastic live action zombie survival game. You’ll take on the hordes of zombies and try to get away using teamwork, logic, skill and intelligence (well that’s me out…) Bodmin Jail is one of Cornwall’s most haunted locations, and you’re about to find out why…


halloween activities

Where: Paradise Park / When: 20th Nov – 28th Nov / Times: 10am – 5pm

Visit Paradise Park, with a plethora of activities and gorgeous animals including over 140 species and over 50 birds to meet too! There is also an amazing indoor Jungle Barn centre to explore, which will be hosting the annual Halloween Disco on Friday 26th Oct, from 3pm – 6pm. Enjoy the family fun to be had at the disco, including spooky entertainment, a fancy dress competition, delicious food on offer including piping hot pumpkin soup!


Are you ready to book your holiday to Piran Meadows Resort & Spa for Halloween? Did you know that we offer holiday home ownership at this 5 star, award-winning resort? You could make Piran Meadows your home away from home, a holiday home in Newquay is the ideal way to spend your holidays!

Call our dedicated Ownership Team on 01745858010 or talk to an adviser via our live chat service to find out more information and how you could own your own holiday home in Cornwall!

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