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Our Top 7 Swansea Bay Halloween Events

Planning a half term break with the kids? Head to Swansea Bay for some seriously spooky events!

1. Halloween Party Nights at Gower Heritage Centre (Weds 30th and Thurs 31st October, 6pm – 9pm)

Enjoy an evening jam packed with spooky dancing, competitions galore, scary tales, pumpkin carving, Swinging Apples, Creepy Crafts, Swamp Dip, Haunted Tours, Potion making, Spook Schools Scream of Show-Including magic making, Broomstick Advanced Training, Monster Mashing and much much more! Fancy Dress competitions! There will be a deathly host running the whole show, ghost hunts and bat hunts! Buy your tickets now.

2. Haunted Castle of Oystermouth at Oystermouth Castle (Weds 30th and Thurs 31st, 5,30pm – 9.30pm)

With hundreds of years of gruesome history, castles are not for the faint of heart – especially at night, and like every self-respecting castle, Oystermouth is thought to have its own resident ghost.

Treading carefully, in your most blood-curdling costume, navigate your way through the 12th century vaults and ancient corridors of Oystermouth Castle – what lies beneath you or awaits you around every corner? With the lights out, who knows what unsettling spirits or creepy characters you might meet – are you brave enough to find out? Whatever you do, don’t disturb the White Lady! Suitable for children age 9+. Buy your tickets now.

3. Spooks in the City: Monsters’ Ball

Spooks in the City returns to Swansea this Halloween for a Monsters’ Ball that promises to be a ghoulishly fun day out for all the monsters in your family, and it’s completely FREE!

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4. CSI Swansea – Murder at the Museum at the National Waterfront Museum, Weds 30th October, 7pm

It’s Halloween at the Museum… and the opening night of the new prize exhibit has gone horribly wrong….! Can you help us find out what happened?

Join the CSIs (Crime Scene Investigators) after hours in our atmospheric galleries to use real scientific techniques to examine the evidence and narrow down the suspects. Suitable for children age 12+. Buy your tickets now.The Mayan Curse: Plantasia After Dark at Plantasia, Weds 30th October, 5.30pm – 9.30pm


5. Plantasia’s Team have ignored advice to offer gifts to the Aluxian spirits every year since plants were relocated from the Ancient Mayan Rain-forest.

13 years have now passed, and the Spirits are stronger and more mischievous than ever.

Do you have what it takes to navigate the deities, and place your offering to appease?

Enjoy a FREE Halloween Drink, FREE Return Day Ticket, TRY our Bug Banquet in Cafe Canopy and TRY our Cockroach Challenge. Suitable for children age 12+. Buy your tickets now.

6. Monster Family Ball at Mumbles Pier, Thursday 31st October, 5.30pm

A Spooktacular time for adults and children with lots of Tricks and even more treats! The family can dress up and do the Monster Mash at our Halloween Disco with Crypt Keeper DJ Siany. Fancy dress competition for all ages and games for all. Plus our own Pumki Competition and much more. Buy your tickets now.

7. Halloween Spooky Fun Day at the National Waterfront Museum, Thurs 31st Oct, 12pm – 4pm 

Enjoy an unmissable day of free spooky fun, in our mysterious Museum setting! Meet some unusual characters, listen to ghostly tales. Create some creepy crafts. Mwhahahaha!!!!

8. Halloween Half Term Fun at Gower Heritage Centre, Mon 28th Oct – Fri 1st Nov, 10am – 5.30pm

Calling all witches and wizards and things that go bump in the night! Everyday you can join in with Spook School! With Broomstick Training, Potion Making, Spell devising, Zombie Dancing, advanced Howling, Trick or Treat games and so much more. So Join Magenta the Witch everyday for a wickedly good time! With creepy crafts, creepy cartoons and a whole lot of spooky quizzes. Normal admission charge applies. Buy your tickets now.