What’s On This Halloween in Manchester
Although things may be a little different this year due to COVID19, there are still plenty of ways you can get spooky this Halloween in Manchester. Read more to discover just some of the great activities happening this October.
I Spy with my Little Eye…
The city centre is not one to shy away from festive decorations. Why not take a tour through the city and admire the pumpkins lanterns adorning Manchester’s high streets? Or see if you can spot the monster invasion taking over Manchester’s rooftops and buildings on popular shops near the Arndale. If you happen to be brave enough to tour the streets at night, watch out for the gruesome green glow from many of the city’s iconic buildings such as Selfridges. Whatever your Halloween plans, make sure to keep your eyes peeled for these spooky sites!
Grimmfest Online Edition
Due to the current climate, something we are all starting to become familiar with are online events. Why not enjoy Grimmfest from the comfort of your own home! Grimmfest is Manchester’s international festival of horror and fantastic film. This online event includes over twenty film premieres, two short film showcases, Q&As, seminars, an exclusive audience with Mick Garris and extra exclusive content for full pass holders. The five-day event will be running from 7th-11th October. To find out more, visit: https://grimmfest2020online.eventive.org/welcome
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It’s Grimmfest Eve!!! 😱😱 have you got: 😱 your tickets and passes? 😱 your @zavviuk merchandise ordered? 😱 home cinema set up? 😱 joined THE REAPERS ARMS over on Facebook? 😱 got the snacks in? Don’t forget to share all your Grimmfest photos with us (tag us or #Grimmfest2020) and if you run into any issues send us a message, or drop Sarah a line on Twitter (@Sezskis24) and we’ll do our best to help!! Let the excitement begin!!! 😱🙌 #grimmfest #grimmfest2020 #grimmfestonline #grimmfesteve #onlinefestival #virtualfestival #onlineevents #filmfestival #moviefestival #britishfilmfestival #manchesterfestival
ScareCity Drive in Cinema
Visit Manchster’s latest attraction located at EventCity near the Trafford Centre! ScareCity presents a terrifying drive-in cinema experience, providing a socially distanced and immersive environment from the safety of your own car. Enjoy watching your favourite horror movies whilst encountering the bone-chilling tunnel of doom, haunted house, graveyards, gruesome proper and actors prepared to give you a fright. For more information, visit: https://parknpartymcr.co.uk/scare-city/
Brick or Treat LEGOLAND
This Halloween, LEGOLAND are providing something for your little monsters to enjoy! LEGOLAND’s Discovery Centre Manchester is hosting the ultimate Halloween Party with many great activities including rides, LEGO build and play zones, a LEGO pumpkin patch, a 4D cinema experience and the ultimate indoor LEGO playground. For more information, visit: https://manchester.legolanddiscoverycentre.co.uk/whats-inside/events/brick-or-treat-2020/
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BRICK OR TREAT! Little monsters are invited to join us for the ultimate Halloween party from 10th October to 1st November. We have lots of fang-tastic activities happening including LEGO pumpkin making and a 'scare-venger' hunt! Read more about Brick or Treat by clicking the link in our insta bio. All tickets must be booked online in advance. #Halloween #Manchester #TraffordCity #intuTrafford Centre #TraffordCentre #SchoolHolidays #HalfTermFun #Spooky #LEGO
If you or someone you live with are isolating this Halloween and are unable to venture out, why not enjoy some Halloween fun at home. Check out our blog on Sensory Ideas for Halloween and get creative form the comfort of your own home instead!