Halloween in Kildare

We have gathered a few events thta are happening in Kildare for Halloween this year we hope you enjoy, if you are running an event in the area plesae get in touch and we will add you to our listing.

Contact us my email info@kildareheritage.com , send us photos and information about your event and any website or facebook page you use.

The Story of Samhain - The Riverbank Arts Centre Newbridge

VISUAL ART: A Way Home – An Slí Abhaile

Riverbank Arts Centre welcomes a new exhibition for children, showcasing the breadth of talent in contemporary Irish illustration, while retelling the story of Samhain (Halloween) for a new generation.

Two siblings get lost in the woods. There they meet a mysterious traveller and embark on an adventure that sees them encountering a cheeky púca, some lost souls, and a choir of banshees… This is a story of Halloween as told by children’s writer Olivia Hope.

A Way Home / An Sli Abhaile is brought to life through the collaboration of 20 artists and illustrators. Together they have created 46 artworks which will be displayed in our Children’s Gallery.

Saturday 3rd September, 2022 - 10:00 - Sunday 6th November, 2022 - 16:00

 | Free Admission

Halloween Festival - Clonfert Pet Farm

Visit Confert Pet Farm for a family-friendly Halloween Festival. Running from 22nd to 31st October 2022! Plenty of spooky family fun to create a truly memorable day out. So dig out your broomsticks and costumes and come join the fun.


Got a question? Please try our FAQ's page before contacting us.

For tickets and more information click here.

Halloween Happenings at Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park, Kildare

ITS BACK … Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park will host the infamous Halloween Happenings for TEN spooky days Saturday 29th October to Friday 4th November 2022 – ONLINE BOOKING ESSENTIAL – MORNING AND AFTERNOON SLOTS. NON TICKET HOLDERS WILL NOT GAIN ENTRY.

Lots of ghastly ghouls and terrifying treats in store at Lullymore including Haunted HologramsTerror Train Trips (be prepared for Zombie Attacks!!)Terror Treasure Hunts and freaky fun throughout the Park.

Prepare for the Fright of your Life. Come in fancy dress (optional).


TERROR TRAIN TRIP may not be suitable for younger children and parent discretion is advised.

Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park, Lullymore, Rathangan, Co Kildare. Phone 045 870238 for more information.

Online booking is essential for this event (maximum stay is 3 hours). . One Terror Train Trip per family is included in your online booking.   Please arrive on time and call us at 045 870238 for more information on the event.

For further information or assistance with booking please email lullymorebookings@gmail.com 

Haloween Spooktacular at the Irish National Stud

Looking for the perfect day out? There are plenty of fun activities taking place at the Irish National Stud & Gardens, Co Kildare, over Halloween. From Saturday the 29th to Wednesday 2nd enjoy a fun-filled experience for all the family.

From 11-3 take part and try out our themed activities such as arts and crafts workshops, circus shows, spooky storytelling and much more. There will be giant games and other fun activities, sure to keep the little ones entertained.

For more information click here

The Greenfields Festival 28th, 29th and 30th October 2022

The Greenfields Festival is a new 3 day music festival taking place the October Bank Holiday weekend in Athy Co Kildare. Its a very unique line up with 3 different genres of music each day. Friday 28th October is all about the DJ's with one of Irelands top DJ's headlining with Jenny Greene, Saturday 29th sees the temp change to Folk and Pop with Ceol, The Tumbling Paddies and Electric Dreams taking to the stage and Sunday 30th its all about Irish and Ballad music with Dan McCabe headling and supported by Gary Og, Kevin Morrin & Band, Meadhbh Walsh Music and The Auld Bridage.

For more information check out their facebook page or email amanda@theauldshebeenbar.ie or call +353 86 333 0792

Silken Thomas Players host Murder in the Courthouse

Book you tickets for this special event in Kildare Town Court House

Contact Noreen on 087 2944 110 for tickets and more information.

Halloween - Forest School Camp

Send your little ones to this outdoor camp to start off their Mid Term in the great Outdoors

Connecting with nature at this time of year is always such a colourful and rewarding time, children learn so much in their play especially in the freedom of nature. This year we have the beautiful location of Kildare Town's Cherry Avenue to explore and enjoy.

This camp is fully outdoors for four hours so wrap up and join in the fun!

For more information and booking click here or visit www.kildaretownforestschool.com

Redhills - Halloween Camp


Following the successful Summer Junior and Teen Camps 2022, Redhills are delighted as promised to bring you a unique and action packed Redhills Adventure Halloween Camp 2022.

They are running a 3 day Junior and Teen camp during the October mid-term. The camps are packed full of activities from Splatmaster to Airsoft Combat Games, learning new skills  to being active in the outdoors! Safety and fun is our number one priority. Our camp is all outdoors and will take place no matter what the weather. Places are limited so book your place early to avoid disappointment!

For more information please click here.

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