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 25 Oct

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Fri 31 Oct

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Cheltenham Racecourse

Sun 26 Oct

£4–£6 / 01242 513014

The Dark Circus Party

Prepare to be transported to a dark, dreamy and slightly depraved world of heady illusion and unbridled spectacle.

The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London WC1B

Sat 25 Oct

£25

A Hallowe'en special.

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

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 27 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Tue 28 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

Wed 29 Oct

£12 / 0844 871 7647

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Witch Tour and Dance Performance of ''The Confession of Isobel Gowdie' by Royston Maldoom

A witch tour of the Grassmarket and Greyfrairs Graveyard with tales of torture, murder and body snatchers followed by a dance performance with choreography by Royston Maldoom.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

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 27 Oct

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

…and 59 more dates until 28 Dec 2015

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 622 6802

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6802

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6802

…and 59 more dates until 29 Dec 2015

Afterdark Paranormal

Join Afterdark Paranormal for a full ghost hunt and a live Victorian Séance. The event includes various vigils and experiments including lone vigils, Ouija boards, human pendulum experiments, EMF experiments, EVP experiments and many more.

The Webster Theatre, Arbroath

Fri 31 Oct

£41.38 / 01241 435800

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Bodelwyddan Castle, Rhyl

Fri 31 Oct

£40 / 01745 584060

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

Wed 29 Oct

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

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Thu 30 Oct

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

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Fri 31 Oct

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

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Sat 1 Nov

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

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

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Night at the Smith Museum 2

Deep in the dark, dusty and respectable recesses of the Stirling Smith, amid the antiquities and artworks, lurk the oddest of objets d’art: mementos of the Royal Burgh’s dark legacy of murder, mayhem, malefaction, graverobbing and gruesome execution.

Smith Art Gallery & Museum, Stirling

Sun 2 Nov

£5 (£4.50) / 01786 471917

Part of The Scottish Paranormal Festival.

Quiz Night

Come as a team or on your own.

Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 27 Oct

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 3 Nov

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 10 Nov

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne
…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

The Brunswick, Swansea

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 01792 465 676

The Copper Beech Inn, Swansea

Sun 26 Oct

Phone for prices / 01639 730269

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A Taste Of Townend

A demonstration of cooking using a family recipe book that dates back to 17th Century.

National Trust: Townend, Troutbeck

Thu 30 Oct

Free, plus admission £5.25, child £2.60, family £13.10 / 01539 432628

Thu 6 Nov

Free, plus admission £5.25, child £2.60, family £13.10 / 01539 432628

Thu 13 Nov

Free, plus admission £5.25, child £2.60, family £13.10 / 01539 432628

…and 5 more dates until 18 Dec

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.

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

Prince Charles Cinema, London WC2H

Sat 25 Oct

020 7494 3654

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Madame Jojos, London W1F

Wed 29 Oct

£5 / 020 7734 3040

Mercat Tours: Vaults Vigil

Beneath South Bridge in the Old Town lies a series of underground vaults, untouched since they were abandoned in the early 19th century. Join Mercat Tours for a guided exploration and a chance to observe and record paranormal activity overnight. Anyone who covers their eyes during horror films need not apply.

Mercat Cross, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£55

With paranormal investigator Jimmy Devlin.

Fri 31 Oct

£55

With spiritualist medium Ada Donaldson.

Alternative Quiz Night

Test your grey matter.

The Eg, Belfast

Tue 28 Oct

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 4 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 11 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Arts And Crafts Study Day

An opportunity to learn and socialize at a day of talks on the Arts and Crafts Movement, with special reference to the collection at 7 Hammersmith Terrace, home of Emery Walker, William Morris's friend and mentor. Refreshments and lunch are included.

William Morris Society, London W6

Fri 7 Nov

£55

Badminton Club

Regular badminton event.

Brentwood Centre

Mon 27 Oct

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 3 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 10 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

Ball Halloween Party

Fire dancing, hoop twirling, booty shaking, body bending, head spinning Halloween fun.

Camden Town Hall, London WC1H

Fri 31 Oct

£20

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 29 Oct

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

…and 5 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 24 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Sat 25 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Sun 26 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

…and 66 more dates until 31 Dec

Halfway To Heaven, London WC2N

Tue 28 Oct

Phone for prices / 0207 4840736

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