Venue: Various, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare

When: 21st - 31st October, 2019

Book Tickets Here                                           Programme of Events Here

This year marks the third year of the 'Dare to Visit Killdare' Halloween Festival in Kildare Town. With activities and events for young and old, you are sure to find something to enjoy (or be terrified by?!) in Kildare this year.

Events run from 26th - 31st October, with Saturday 26th being the big night in Market Square.  There will be make up workshops, and pumpkin carving or crafting workshops for all ages. Workshops are just €2.50 for Pumpkin Carving and take place on Tuesday 29th. . Bookings are now being taken for workshops online at

The Silken Thomas Players present a performance of Dead Ringer in the Old Courthouse. The show will run from Saturday 27th - Monday 29th at 8pm with a special performance on Monday 28th - Wednesday 30th.

On Wednesday 31st, from 7:30pm at Cherry Avneue there will be a Halloween Nostalgia Night for families. Finally, join the midnight walking tour on 31st October from the Harp Bar.

More to be announced over the coming days!

Contact the organisers here, or leave us a comment on Facebook

Dare to Visit Killdare? is being put together and run through the efforts of many different groups and businesses in the town - thanks to:

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for regular updates on the upcoming festivities!