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Family Fun Halloween Events in Carlow

The darker evenings are closing in & the long lazy days of the Summer are behind us but with Halloween quickly approaching, Carlow is still full of fun and entertaining things to do for families.

Huntington Castle Halloween Festival



 Huntington Castle always hosts a wonderful array of entertainment over the spooky period. 

Dress up for a Treasure Hunt over Halloween week where you’ll get to experience the magic of Huntington Castle gardens and grounds with goodie bags and spot prizes to be won!

Rathwood Halloween Train, Pantomime & Pumpkin Patch



 Rathwoods Halloween train never disappoints as you journey through the wonderful gardens in the heart of county Carlow. Take a trip through the haunted forest and meet Hansel and Gretel at the Big Top.

 After your spooky trip, Enjoy a spine-tingling show filled with songs, dancing and Halloween thrills! 

You can finish your day  by carving out and taking home your very own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch – the perfect way to finish up your Halloween visit to the wonderful Rathwood.

Ducketts Grove Paranormal Activity


There is no better place to experience the true thrill of Halloween than the romantic ruins of Ducketts Grove just outside Carlow Town. Scarefest, as mentioned above, brings a new injection of spookiness to the haunted ruins than ever before,

 A casual stroll through the derelict castle or old walled gardens wont fail to amaze you, combined with the ghost stories of the Banshee and the Piseog is sure to get you in the mood for some Halloween scares!

Check out Carlow’s Paranormal Society Facebook page to get a glimpse into all the paranormal activity that is happening at Ducketts Grove!

Halloween at Rustic Ramblers


Rustic Ramblers are hosting a spooktacular Halloween event on Saturday the 30th of October. Kids can enjoy having there faces painted and taking part in loads of fun filled activities such as fun races and limbo limbo!

Check out Rustic Ramblers Facebook page to find out more details about the event and how you can book your tickets!

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