Whats On

E.g., 03/04/2020

Join us for a magical evening at Slane Castle & Slane Distillery where you will feast on a banquet of the finest local produce and of course, Slane Irish Whiskey.


Monday the 28th Bake your own Halloween treats

(via Drogheda Life)

The Railway Preservation Society of Ireland are running "Halloween Specials" steam, train excursions on Saturday October 26th.

Visit Navan this Halloween 25th-27th Oct.

A weekend of food and food culture, in conjunction with Boyne Valley Flavours.

Keep Friday 25th October free for The highlight of the North Meath social calendar .... the Children’s Halloween Disco and Pumpkin Carving Contest in Carnaross.

Join us on the water for stories of fact and fiction, legend and myth, history and fantasy as we wind our way along the Boyne Canal.

Are you looking for something exciting and unique to do this Halloween?  Haunted Spooktacular, Ireland’s Favourite & Most Feared Night Out Returns from Saturday October 12th 2019. (Selected dates apply)

Location: Athboy, Trim, Drogheda

You are all invited to help us to re-enact this ancient tradition at our family-friendly event at 6.30 pm on Thursday October 31st during our Spirits of Meath Halloween Festival.

Join our Halloween Hunt starting in SlaneVillage playground for some spooky fun and goodies!! All welcome!


The Point to Point and Country Fair at Dowth is now firmly established as a “must attend” date in the calendar.


Come see the Knight in his domain, this exhibition is spookly fun for all.

Beware of the rats and bats and the creepy crawlies.

Family friendly and fun for kids with a free spooky goodie bag at the end... 

We’re celebrating Oktoberfest once again at The Lime Kiln Gastropub and we’re fit to burst with excitement. The Dovecote will be transformed into a Bavarian beer house with German food and steins of cold beer.

Rowleys Bar annual Halloween fancy dress party is taking place on the 27th of October.

There will be prizes for best dressed on the night and lots of spot prizes!

Carnevil is back…! Join us for a night of Halloween High Jinks. Enjoy Live Music, Ghoulish Cocktails and Drinks Specials. Make sure to wear Fancy Dress to be in with the chance to win €200 worth of spot prizes.

Pick your own pumpkin straight from Ireland's largest and best known pumpkin patch.

There is no need to book, there are no tickets needed and no cover charge!

Ghosts and ghouls have made their way into the kitchen and headed straight for our delicious Afternoon Tea! They have replaced our traditional treats with their own spooky fare!

Tuesday 29th – Friday 1st November, 1-6pm

Learn about the origins of Halloween in Irish prehistory. This event includes a discussion of pre Celtic myth and legend followed by a guided meditation on Samhain.

This is a two hour guided walking tour of Tara, including some history and archaeology; focusing mainly on myths and legends and connecting with the land through nature, the elements and the archetypal energies of the Tuatha Dé Danann.

Visitors will take a tour of Slane Castle - featuring:


Welcome to another Halloween spooky nights at the museum. join us as we take this unique and scary journey.

Hold tight to your FREE ghost busting torch to keep the ghost at bay.

Welcome to the Wicked Adventures at Tayto Park, where our spooktacular adventure trail begins in the Wicked Witches Lair. Gather around the cauldron for spooky stories and spell casting.

‘Spookling Afternoon Tea’ will be served at weekends in The Tea Garden at Tankardstown.

Friday 25th – Sunday 27th October, 1-4pm. Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd November, 1-4pm

spooky jars craft showing a pumpkin, a ghost and frankenstein jars

Tuesday 29 – Thursday 31 October, 11:00am – 1:00pm |  Fee: €60  |  Age 6 - 10 years

Join Trisha from Creative Genie to create some spooky crafts to add that scare factor to your Halloween displays.

Saturdays 19 & 26 October, 2:00pm – 4:00pm  |  Fee: €45  |  Suitable for 6 - 10 years

Pooka Spooka at Causey Farm logo

Halloween is a special time at Causey Farm and our Pooka Spooka attraction is guaranteed Halloween fun for the young (and the not so young).

With plenty to do there is something for all the family:

Make magical memories at 'The Magic Pumpkin' Family Halloween Festival. Pumpkin patch, professional magic show and many fun activities

About this Event

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Ireland’s Largest Halloween Event is back and bigger than ever. With 5 terrifying haunted attractions and over 200 scare actors, you’ll be facing all of your deepest darkest fears.