Halloween Events this weekend


Get spooky, dress the kids up in white sheets because you couldn’t be bothered to go to the shop and make them a pumpkin outfit, eat too many candied apples – whatever you do have fun this HALLOWEEN with our round-up of events …

Gothic Ghost Walk
26 October, 2pm
Museum of the Jewellery Quarter
75-80 Vyse Street, B18 6HA
0121 554 3598,
www.bmag.org.uk
£5, Booking essential
A spooky walk of the Jewellery Quarter’s Gothic buildings and graveyards to celebrate Halloween and the Pugin Bicentenary, with local historian Chris Upton.

Cauldrons, Cats & Cobwebs: Halloween Extravaganza!
26 October, 6.00 – 9.00pm
Museum Collections Centre
25 Dollman Street, B7 4RQ
0121 303 0190
www.bmag.org.uk
£1 entry
Dress up in your scariest costumes and go along to a special evening of Halloween fun for all the family. Follow a spine tingling path through the atmospheric stores to see some of the scariest museum objects not usually on display – who knows what, or who, you might encounter along the way.

Tales of Torment
27 October, 12.00 – 4.00pm
Aston Hall, Trinity Road, B6 6JD
0121 675 4722
www.bmag.org.uk
A weekend of Halloween stories and activities with stories for children of different ages groups.

A Fright to Remember
27 October, 7.30pm – 7.30am
The Public, New Street, West Bromwich, B70 7PG
0121 533 7161
www.thepublic.com
£17.50, £20 with pizza (on advance bookings only)
Sleeping bags at the ready for a 12 hour all-nighter of Halloween Horror as The Public’s movie marathon returns giving scary film aficionados the chance to take part in the ultimate horror movie endurance test.
Sleep deprived guests will be treated to 12 hours of ghoulish entertainment throughout the night, with feature films including cult classic, Demons, Italian horror, The Beyond, a film festival favourite, Grave Encounters, and, most terrifying of all, Deadtime, a locally produced slasher movie set in Wednesbury!

Ghostly Gaslight Halloween
27 October, 6pm
Blists Hill, Ironbridge
01952 433424
www.ironbridge.org.uk
£9.50 adults and £6.25 children aged 3-16 years and £29 for a family of two adults and two children. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Creepy crawlies, ghosts, ghouls and a spooky atmosphere will await you at the Ghostly Gaslight Halloween event at Blists Hill Victorian Town. Go dressed in your most frightening costume to ward off the mischievous sprits, which will play havoc in the dark and watch out for things that go bump in the night. As dusk falls spooky antics are expected to replace the normal everyday activities that take place at the open-air museum. The street lamps will cast eerie shadows at every corner and weird apparitions will replace the friendly Victorians who are usually seen in the town’s shops, cottages and work places. Watch out for the village carpenter who will be nailing victims in his coffin.

Haunted Hall
31 October
Aston Hall, Trinity Road, B6 6JD
0121 675 4722
www.bmag.org.uk
Dare to discover the dark secrets within Aston Hall. So scary it is not suitable for children! Time and entry to be confirmed.

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