Late night events, Days out

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Fright Night

A night-time walk through the Palace to find out about the ghosts of Linlithgow. Not for young children.

Linlithgow Palace

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Ghost Tour

Backstage experience with a spooky twist. These spine-chilling tales will have you shivering in your seat and looking over your shoulder the next time you’re watching a show.

Theatre Royal, Glasgow

Mon 3 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Tue 4 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Wed 5 Nov

£12 / 0844 871 7647

…and 6 more dates until 5 Dec

Mini French Music

Sing, play and story sessions with toys and games to teach French to wee ones aged 0–4..

North Merchiston Club, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fri 14 Nov

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fri 21 Nov

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fri 28 Nov

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fright Night

Fizzgig and Grubb host a walk to discover the ghostly inhabitants of Mugdock. For the brave and the bonkers. Booking is essential.

Mugdock Country Park, Milngavie

Sat 1 Nov

£8 / 0141 956 6100

  • 21:00 – 22:00 Fright Night Mugdock Country Park, Milngavie

The Happy Hangman Ghost Walks

Fear, Fun and Frights for Boys and Ghouls of all ages! Join Jock Rankin, the ‘Happy Hangman’ on a tour of the strange sites and stranger tales told of Stirling’s Historic Old Town. An unique mix of comedy, drama and storytelling. Hallowe’en is a busy time for Stirling’s spooks, so be sure to book ahead… or suffer the…

Stirling Old Town Jail

Sat 1 Nov

£6 10% discount for Festival patrons (£4; Family £16) / 01786 450050

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug 2015

Film4 Frightfest

Horror movie festival running over five days. Opening with Adam Wingard's new film The Guest.

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

0871 902 5723

Bad Boy Pub Quiz

The Bad Boy Pub Quiz: an evening of fun and frolics, musical statues, pass the pineapple, and the chance to win 'hunners' of money. Loads of great prizes to be won, and plenty of crap ones too!

Home, Glasgow

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 17 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

…and 58 more dates until 28 Dec 2015

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6802

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6802

Tue 18 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6802

…and 58 more dates until 29 Dec 2015

Zombie Earth: Apocalypse Birmingham

Zombie Earth: Apocalypse is a live action, city-wide zombie chase game that is recreation of a zombie apocalypse in 1 - 2 hour experience followed by a zombie after party to end all parties.

The Custard Factory, Birmingham

Sat 1 Nov

£30 adv ( £25) / 0121 693 6333

Beneath The Surface

A tour of Edinburgh's back streets, in which a few secrets might be revealed.

The Real Mary King's Close, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

£13.50 / 0845 070 6244

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British Sports Awards

Awards ceremony to celebrate Britain's sporting achievements, with entertainment from Dizzee Rascal, Katy B and Rizzle Kicks.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sun 2 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Den Pub Quiz

Pub quiz promising all your favourite categories including showbiz, pictures, music, general knowledge and 'plenty of banter or your money back'.

Den Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Thu 6 Nov

Free / 0141 942 7272

  • 21:00 – 23:00 Den Pub Quiz Den Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 0141 942 7272

  • 21:00 – 23:00 Den Pub Quiz Den Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 0141 942 7272

  • 21:00 – 23:00 Den Pub Quiz Den Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow
…and 4 more dates until 18 Dec

Alternative Quiz Night

Test your grey matter.

The Eg, Belfast

Tue 4 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 11 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 18 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 25 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Badminton Club

Regular badminton event.

Brentwood Centre

Mon 3 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 10 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 17 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 24 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

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Bar Gallus Pub Quiz

A quiz with the chance to win cash, food and drink, taking in showbiz nonsense, pictures, music, general knowledge and fun. Hosted by sequinned Glasgow pub quiz aristocrat, Sir James.

Gallus, Glasgow

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 19 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

…and 4 more dates until 17 Dec

Bardwell Windmill

A 19th-century tower mill, which is undergoing restoration to rebuild its sails.

Bardwell Windmill, Bury St. Edmunds

Fri 31 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Sat 1 Nov

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Sun 2 Nov

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

…and 59 more dates until 31 Dec

Beverley Beirne's Snow Snow Snow

The singer and her accompanying musicians performs seasonal mainstream jazz.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Thu 18 Dec

Free / 0161 831 7002

Big Syd's Quiz Night

Featuring a variety of different topics and questions.

Sydney Street Working Men's Club, Accrington

Tue 4 Nov

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

Tue 11 Nov

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

Tue 18 Nov

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

…and 6 more dates until 30 Dec

Bingo In The Bar: Workshop

A bingo event for adults.

The Irish Club, Southsea

Tue 4 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

Tue 11 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

Tue 18 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

Tue 25 Nov

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

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Blast Off Xmas Reunion

Popular indie club night Blast Off returns for a Christmas Special.

Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Sat 20 Dec

£6.60 / 0870 320 7000

Bonnybridge Skywatch

Dave Hodrien of the Birmingham UFO Group and fellow ufologist Malcolm Robinson are hosting a Skywatch at the world-renowned UFO hotspot of Bonnybridge, just 10 miles south of Stirling. Weather permitting(!) this will take place around 10.00pm on Saturday 1st November. For up-to-date details, including maps & a…

Bonnybridge, Falkirk

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Breathe

A look at the complex, fundamental process of breathing through the lenses of science, medicine, and literature. Developed by Orlando Gough through dialogue with staff and patients in the Churchill Hospital Respiratory Medicine department.

The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

Sat 1 Nov

£14 (£10) / 01865 319450

Part of Breath Festival.

  • 21:00 Breathe The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

The Cumby Quiz

With renowned quiz masters Eric and Steve.

The Cumberland Arms, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 3 Nov

£0.50 / 0191 265 6151

Mon 10 Nov

£0.50 / 0191 265 6151

Mon 17 Nov

£0.50 / 0191 265 6151

Mon 24 Nov

£0.50 / 0191 265 6151

A Curious Invitation: Satan’s Rout

Once a year the Devil comes to Earth to give a ball of the most satanic splendour, with a guest list comprising the denizens of Hell cut-throats, poisoners, procuresses, gallows-birds, traitors, adulterers and oath-breakers who dance until they turn to dust at the first cock crow.

The Coronet, London SE1

Fri 31 Oct

£20 early bird / 020 7701 1500

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