If you’re looking for the spookiest events happening this Halloween in Devon then take a look at my guide to frightening goings on over October half term 2021.

There’s also less ghoulish things happening Devon in October. And if you can face it, why not plan a bit further ahead to December? I’ve got a round up of what’s on in Devon this Christmas to get you in the festive mood.

As always, events and activities are subject to change in 2021. Check what’s open before you travel – booking may be necessary – and adhere to the latest government guidance.

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Events in October half term 2021

Whether you enjoy the thrill of being frightened or prefer something a little less freaky there’s bound to be plenty happening around Devon during the October school holidays.

As I hit publish on this post, only a few October half term events have been announced. But expect that to change very soon! Bookmark this post and come back to see what’s been announced.

Even better, if you know of an event that should be listed here, let me know! It’s free to be included!!

I’m listing events in the South, East, North and West to help you find what’s happening near you this Halloween in Devon:

Halloween in East Devon

Crealy Spookfest 2021

There’s a host of fearsome activities on at Crealy Adventure Park & Resort during October half term with some a little scarier than others.

Expect Halloween shows in the arena, the Creaky Hotel, bewitched singing pumpkins, a scarecrow maze and a free pumpkin for every child.

Spookfest takes place from 23 to 31 October 2021.

Find out more about Halloween at Crealy Adventure Park on its website.

Don’t forget that many other Devon attractions are open this half term. Here’s some more ideas for places to go and things to do in Devon this autumn.

Halloween in South Devon

Halloween Trail at Canonteign Falls

Head to Canonteign Falls for a spooktastic Halloween trail. Bring your little ones in fancy dress you could be in with a chance to win a family day ticket for 2022.

The special Halloween trail costs £2.50 in addition to the entrance charge. It includes a fun activity pack with a scratch mask and spooky jigsaw.

Pre-book your visit online.

Find out more about halloween at Canonteign Falls.

If you know of any events happening this Halloween and half term then get in touch!

Don’t forget that many other Devon attractions are open this half term. Here’s some more ideas for places to go and things to do in Devon this autumn.

Halloween in West Devon

Pumpkin Fest at Lifton Farm – 16-17 and 23-31 October 2021

Pumpkins for sale at a pumpkin patch in autumn.

Pumpkin Fest returns to Lifton Farm in 2021 with lots of family fun from pumpkin picking and carving, to a mystical magic show and a haunted maize maze.

This year’s event will be ticketed. Get on the Lifton Farm mailing list for more information about ticket sales.

See the Lifton Farm website.

Here’s where to find more places to pick pumpkins in Devon including many that have free entry.

Don’t forget that many other Devon attractions are open this half term. Here’s some more ideas for places to go and things to do in Devon this autumn.

Halloween in North Devon

If you know of any events happening this Halloween and half term then get in touch!

Don’t forget that many other Devon attractions are open this half term. Here’s some more ideas for places to go and things to do in Devon this autumn.


Don’t forget that many other Devon attractions are open this half term. Here’s some more ideas for places to go and things to do in Devon this autumn.

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Where to pick pumpkins in Devon

Last year this was one of our autumn highlights. The kids dressed up in their Halloween finery and we headed to our local pumpkin patch where there was an astonishing collection of gourds in all shapes, sizes and colours – perfect for decorating our doorstep.

Check out my post about where to pick pumpkins in Devon to find out the latest open days.

Girl pleased to be picking pumpkins in Devon

Are you thinking ahead to next month? Here’s what’s on in Devon in November 2021.

Here’s some more ideas for things to do in Devon this winter.

So, what creepy events take your fancy this Halloween? Whatever you get up to have a frightful half term! And I you know of any events that aren’t listed here yet, get in touch so I can add them!

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