Things to do for Halloween in Cork
From Spooktactular Halloween activities or strolling through pumpkin patches, there is plenty for families to do this October in Cork
Did you miss the usual October festivities last year? Well good news! Cork is jammed packaed with excellent activities and events this October, to get you and the family in the Autumn mood. With a packed schedule of frightfully good things to see and do, start planning your October mid-term break today.
Halloween at Cork International Hotel
Starting off with our own Halloween schedule, our Family Concierge Team have pull its out of the bag this year with the events and activities they have lined up. Below is a taster of what families have in store this October Bank Holiday Weekend & Halloween this year..
Daily Pumpkin Hunt – Up to three times per day around the hotel
The Monster Bash – Come dressed to impress with your best costumes to our early bird dinner every evening from 5pm-7pm
Halloween Events & Crafts – Get crafting at 4pm every day with out pumpkin painting, mask making and more!
Indoor & Outdoor Activities – Including Pumpkin Crazy Golf, Pumpkin Toss and Ghostly Bowling. **Weather Dependent**
Trick Or Treating – Can’t go round the neighbourhood this year? No problem! Stay with us and enjoy a little twist on tradition – All your treats are hidden in your bedroom, all you need to do is follow the clues!
Boo! At Leahy’s Farm
Enjoy an abundance of Halloween delights this year at Leahy’s Open Farm. Find your way to the witches’ lair and once you’re there, enjoy gathering special ingredients to help them make their potions. After that, head over a pick a pumpkin at the pumpkin patch and carve silly faces. Make sure not to miss the haunted hay ride as well!
Entry to Leahy’s Open Farm is included in the ticket price, so enjoy all the farm fun after your spooktacular activities. Boo at Leahy’s Open Farm runs from 23rd October to 31st October and booking is essential. Click here for more information.
Marina Market Pumpkin Patch & Movie Night
One of the most popular foodie spots in Cork City at the moment, The Marina Market is getting a Halloween make-over this year. Enjoy some family fun at their pumpkin patch over the Halloween weekend. There is also be a Halloween parade with fancy dress prizes that the kids will love! There will also be face painting and spooky story telling.
If you’re a classic Halloween movie fan, you will be delighted to here that The Pop Up Movie Club will be hosting a pop up movie night at The Marina Market and showing the family favourite, ‘Hocus Pocus’. Movie showings are at 5pm & 7:30pm. Tickets available in pods of 2, 4 or 6, meaning all the family can attend! Tickets are available here.
So get planning your costume and get yourself down to The Marina Market. There is also some fantastic food stalls and options to choose from so make sure to enjoy your lunch there too! To keep up to date with their spooky festivities click here.
So why not make this Halloween one to remember! There is plenty to do this mid-term in Cork so get your scary costume on and enjoy the fun!
Cork International Hotel still has some limited availability on our mid-term packages!
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