Looking for something to do with the kids this Halloween? Check out our guide packed full of Kid’s Halloween Activities in Brighton,  featuring everything from spooky gardening to lantern walks.

Kid's Halloween Activities in BrightonLittle Diggers: Gruesome Growers – Wyvale Garden Centre Brighton

Have a creep around the Wyvale Garden centre to discover fangtastic kids’ crafts and baking this Halloween half-term. Activities include Magic Mimosa Planting (26 Oct),  Ghoulish Mini Garden (27 Oct), Spooky Bake & Play (28 Oct), Pumpkin Carving (29 Oct and Fierce Firebugs (30 Oct).

Sun 26 –  Fri 30 Oct
11am-1pm (except Spooky Bake & Play 9.30-11am)
All activities £2.50 (except Spooky Bake & Play £5)


dodo-254x300Discover skeletons! – Booth Museum

If you fancy doing something a little different, why not head to the weird and wonderful Booth Museum on Dyke Road for a drop-in discovery day looking at their amazing skeleton collections. Take along your own finds and learn about preparing skeletons, reconstructing fossil animals and the mechanics of skeletons. This event is suitable for all ages.

Fri 30 Oct
10.30-11.45am & 1.30-4pm.

FREE – drop in


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonCabinet of Curiosities: Preston Manor after Dark *Museums at Night*

Do you dare to visit the spooky underground cellars of Brighton’s most haunted house? Prepare for Halloween with a night of entertainment and discovery. Includes guest mediums offering tarot taster-readings, ghost tales, noir short film screenings and a magic lantern show.

Fri 30 Oct
6pm – 10pm
£13 (adult), £10 (members), £6 (child 10-16 years)


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonHalloween Special: The Outdoors Project – Meet at Hove Park Climbing Boulder

We love the concept behind The Outdoors Project! For something truly inspiring and to get the kids active check out their Halloween Special. Enjoy ‘Mad Science’ with special guest Doctor Wally and make a rocket and volcano using alka seltzer, coke & mentos followed by Elite Nerf Sessions with the theme of a zombie apocalypse!

Fri 30 Oct
10am – 2.30pm
£28


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonHalloween Volleyball – Yellowave

Hopefully the weather will be ok for this one! Get your ghoulish fancy dress gear on get sandy at Yellowave where they bring the surf culture to sand, offering an alternative active beach lifestyle. A fun Halloween themed volleyball session for kids of all ages.

Sat 31 Oct
1-2pm 5-7 year olds

2-3pm 8-10 year olds
£5.80


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonCreative Nature Halloween Event – Pelican on Portland

An exciting arts and crafts Halloween event for young creators aged between 5 and 7 years old. Drawing on years of experience as a community artist, creative consultant, artist educator and mum, Jay set up the Creative Nature Club  to engage people of all ages in original visual art and craft activities and encourage parents and guardians to participate with their child in learning more about nature.

Sat 31 Oct
10.30am – 11.30am
(£5.50 per child, 7 places available & advanced booking only)
Please email your child’s name & D.O.B to j@creativenatureclub.co.uk


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonHalloween Lantern Walk – Preston Park (Meet at the Men’s Bowls Pavilion)

Create a homemade lantern (battery-operated tea lights should be used only) and take it along for this evening walk around the park, show it off and banish those ogres and witches! Feel free to go in fancy dress too plus there’ll be a prize for the best lantern and a prize for the best fancy dress. Expect storytelling, bratwurst hot dogs and hot drinks along with some fun activities!

Sat 31 Oct
6pm – 8pm
FREE


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonMyminidisco Candy Rave – Komedia, Brighton

Celebrate Halloween with an ultraviolet fancy dress special with Candy Rave (think Day of the Dead, candy skulls and fluorescent costumes). Ramping up the rave anthems DJ Soul of Man (Finger Lickin’) will be playing from the super sized ghetto blaster and there’ll be prizes for the best costumes, a hula hoop show, free face painting, free glow sticks and complimentary goody bags. Suitable for 0-8year olds.

Sun 1 Nov
2-4.30pm
£8, £25 (family of 4), non-walking babies FREE


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonWestows Monster Disco – Westows, Brighton

Lots of fun and games and some tricks and treats! Featuring two levels of fun, Westows has the largest soft play area in Brighton and focusses on old fashioned play with plenty of space for the kids to run around. As well as the soft play area there are also 2 indoor football pitches with a bouncy castle and play toys and a cafe for the grown-ups to enjoy too.

Fri 30 Oct
Under 5s 10.30am – 12.30pm, with cold buffet meal served at 12pm
5s & over 2-5pm, with hot tea served at 4.30pm.

Under 5s £7 / over 5s £9


UntitledSpring Barn SpooktacularSpring Barn Farm, Lewes

Calling all little witches, wizards, ghosts and ghouls….Things are getting a little bit spooky (but not too scary!) down at Spring Barn Farm, join them for lots of Spooktacular fun including: Petrified Pumpkin Carving, a Terrible Tattoo Parlour, Creepy Crafty Corner and the Cauldron Quiz. As well as all the fun of the farm of course, with indoor and outdoor play, and lots of lovely animals to meet!

Sat 17 & Sun 18 Oct, Sat 24 Oct-Sun 1 Nov
Farm Park open daily 9am-5pm
£8 (2-64yrs) / 1 year and under FREE


Kid’s Halloween Activities in BrightonHalloween Party – Funplex 

Funplex are hosting a very spooky and exciting Halloween party this year! With a fancy dress competition they will be going all out and for the first time they’re including a child’s meal into the ticket. Expect an extra creepy time with real fog, a disco and lots of fun games to keep the little ones entertained.

Sat 31 Oct
5.30 – 8pm
£7.95


Little Peeps10009832_770080166391057_3965049213402447233_n – St Martin’s Church Hall 

For a spooktacular time, head to Little Peeps. They’ve got all ages from 2 and up covered, offering a selection of age appropriate parties throughout the day. There’ll be  face painting, arts & crafts, cookie decorating, fancy dress competition, disco, games, food and drink and a chance to meet some of your children’s favourite characters like Mickey, Minnie, Dave the minion and Peppa Pig.

Sat 31 Oct
1.30 – 3.30pm or 4 – 6pm
£10 for 1 child & 1 adult