Do your children simply LOVE getting dressed up in their best spooky outfits and costumes for Halloween? October 31 is the scariest day of the year, and there's plenty going on in and around Birmingham leading up to the date. Here's where you'll find the top family-friendly Halloween events in Birmingham.
Spooktober Halloween Half Term Special at Birmingham Botanical Gardens Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3TR Monday, October 23 to at Friday, 27 October during opening hours Website: https://www.birminghambotanicalgardens.org.uk
Create spooky arts and crafts
Hear scary stories
Dress to impress in your most ghoulish outfit
Free for children under 16 years
Meet the friendly witch and her equally friendly friends!
Trick or treat your way around the manor
Come along and dance at the Halloween disco, try some crafts and enjoy enchanting stories
The perfect event for children under 10 years (it is not intended to be scary)
Tickets £5 per person, children under 3 are free
Family Halloween Party at Cotteridge Social Club 1842 Pershore Road, Kings Norton, Birmingham B30 3AS Friday, October 27 from 8pm Website: See the Facebook event
Family Halloween Disco
Tickets just £2 each!
Available from the bar in the Lounge
Aston Halloween, Aston Hall Aston Hall, Trinity Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6JD Friday, October 27 to Sunday, October 29 from 11am to 4pm Website: http://www.birminghammuseums.org.uk
Come and watch a witch trial take place and judge for yourself!
Explore Aston Hall and meet some creepy characters
Watch a witch trial you be the judge!
Pre-booking not essential but highly recommended
Adults tickets £8 each, concession £6 and children aged 3 to 15 years £3 each. Family tickets are available
Halloween Spooktacular Baby/Toddler Session at Coleshill Community Centre Coleshill Community Centre, 2 Temple Way, Birmingham B46 1HN Friday, October 27 from 10am to 11:30am Website: See the Facebook event
Halloween crafts, games and glitter tattoos
Brand new handmade party bags
Lots of soft play and toys, including toys for babies
Prize for the best fancy dressed!
£2 per child and £1 for siblings
Bakehouse Halloween Disco at the Bakehouse Studios The Bakehouse Studios, Read of 50 High Street, Sutton Coldfield, B72 1UQ Saturday, October 28 between 6pm and 8pm Website: See the Facebook event for more details
Enjoy spooky Halloween fun, games and dancing
Get your tickets from the cafι
£5 per child, which includes entry fee and tea
Halloween Fancy Dress Disco at Manor Farm Manor Farm Farmhouse Inns, Chester Road, Birmingham B35 7AG Saturday, 28 October from 4pm to 7pm Website: See the Facebook event
Halloween fancy dress disco!
Prizes for best-dressed boy, girl and parent or guardian!
Come along and enjoy fun, games and lots of scary things!
Bookings are essential
Kids Fancy Dress Halloween Party at Second City Bar and Lounge Second City Bar and Lounge, 834 Kingstanding Road, Birmingham B44 9RT Saturday, October 28 at 12:45pm Website: See the Facebook event
Dance away with Dastardly DJ Count Tong
Enjoy Phantastic food, an eerie entertainer and a spectacular surprise finish to the party!
Childrens Fancy Dress Halloween Party at Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre, 33 Maple Walk, B37 5TS, Birmingham Thursday, October 26 from 1pm Website: http://www.chelmsleywoodshopping.co.uk
Dress in your best Halloween costume!
Come along and join in the party in the spooky Halloween Cave, filled with haunting sounds and spooky props
Fun party games and creepy hosts
Prizes for the best dressed
The youngsters can pay tribute to the animal heroes they learn about by making their own animal finger puppet, or they can also pay special recognition to their own pets by designing and creating a special salt dough animal hero medal.