With the schools finishing up for the mid-term break, it's time to entertain the kids over the next week.
We've complied a list of events on in Dublin, that you can all enjoy together.
Bram Stoker Festival
(26th - 29th October 2018)
Dublin City will celebrate the life, work and legacy of Dublin horror novelist Bram Stoker and his Gothic novel ‘Dracula’.
The Bram Stoker Festival 2018 has something for everyone in its gothically inspired programme of events.
Children can enjoy activities such as Family Paintclub, the haunting and hair-raising parade and the Vampirina Animation.
You can see the full list of events happening in Dublin over the 4 deadly days here.
Halloween At Dublinia
(27th - 29th October 2018)
Hear about the supernatural and ghostly happenings around medieval Dublin this Halloween, as you tour around Dublinia.
Meet the Medieval Dublin chancer, Bran the grave digger, who has the gruesome job of hauling poor souls to the local graveyard.
Listen as Bran, and his wife Ita who specialises in ‘alternative’ methods of healing, tell you all about the dirty streets of Dublin, from unruly pigs to unruly people!
Get more info and tickets here
Boo At The Zoo
(28th - 31th October 2018)
Spooktacular Boo at the Zoo, will be filled with creepy arts and crafts, spine-chilling keeper talks & spooky face-painting.
Head to Dublin Zoo for monster music on the Great Lawn, plus more festive fun!
For further information on Dublin Zoo.
Mill Theatre Dundrum
The Mill Theatre in Dundrum has loads of shows for kids of all ages this spooky season, including The Crystal Cage and on the 30th of October - Jackula.
Being a vampire sucks, but being Dracula’s younger brother is driving Jackula crazy.
Join Jackula on a spooktacular quest to step out of his older brother’s shadow and become the world’s first fun vampire.
Tickets are €8 and on sale now.
Halloween at the Chocolate Warehouse
The Halloween Chocolate Workshops at the Chocolate Warehouse is the perfect hideout for the kids on their mid-term break.
The Chocolate Warehouse is a unique, family friendly, fun venue with hands on workshops for everyone to enjoy.
You will learn the story of chocolate and then make some bars of chocolate and other Halloween chocolate items.
And the best part is... you can bring home everything you made!
Peril's Pumpkin Trail Malahide
(27th - 31th October 2018)
Follow the Halloween Trail to unlock your magic and help Peril the Pumpkin Fairy cast the spell of life on Malahide Castle’s pumpkins.
Great fun for all the family, as you collect Halloween treats along the trail from the Queen of the Forest and her forest friends.
Dress up for this family friendly Halloween event, with just a little boo!
Halloween Finger Print Fun
Learn how to use simple finger printing to create a whole range of fun and fearsome Halloween characters and pictures!
Just drop into The National Print Museum for this family friendly workshop.
€5 per child & parents and guardians go free!
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