Halloween in North Cornwall


Halloween is just around the corner and the North Cornwall Rocks team have been busy finding out about some of the best Halloween activities in the area.

There are lots of Halloween events happening this year, suitable for a range of ages so the whole family can get involved.

We've pulled together our round up of all the best spooky goings on for Halloween locally - have a look and find something to get your little terrors busy this year!

If you visit any of our spooky suggestions please tag us on social media - we love to see your adventures!

Pumpkin Picking

Pumpkin Picking is a great outdoor autumn activity to do with the whole family, and there are a few places in North Cornwall where you can hand pick the perfect pumpkin.

Strawberry Fields Lifton has pumpkin picking on from 16th – 31st October. It costs just £2.50 and under 2’s free. There will also be pumpkin carving a magic show, spooky decorations and takeaway food and drink.

There is a pumpkin patch and a halloween maze at Smeaton Farm from 26th - 31st October. The home of the Maze of Maize is putting on some lovely fun halloween activies.

Days Out

Smeaton Farm - home of the Maze of Maize - has a spooky Halloween Maze of Horrors! Parental discrestion is advised for this event!

For some crafty activities, Pottery Box in Holsworthy are holding Halloween Spooktacular Art Attack sessions.

The Big Sheep has a whole week of Halloween Activities planned for half term which include fancy dress, discos and pumpkin carving.

Free Activities

At Liskeard Museum there is a three day Halloween event which is completely FREE!

Back again this year is the fantastic Halloween Display at Trevanian Road, Wadebridge. Although this event is free to view, donations are welcome as any money raised will be given to Children's Hospice South West. As well as the display there will be a Tombola and refreshments.

Libraries - there are activities happening over half term at lots of the Cornwall Libraries.


There are loooads of kids halloween parties happening this year.

With fancy dress parties in Liskeard, a party with a bouncy castle in Holsworthy and a spooktacular party in Launceston!

Have a look at our list of parties to find one near you.