Posted by Devenia Besant on 19 Oct 2023

Half Term spooky local fun is upon us, here goes:


🕷 Saturday 21st October,  11am – 1.30pm

🧟‍♀️ For 3 – 11 year olds, £4 entry includes goody bag
Halloween Trail by Ambition School of Dance Epsom, play games and solve puzzles as you go along.

Bookings can be made here


🕷  Saturday 21st October, 10am – 11am

Autumn Storytime and Craft, £2 per child

🕷 Monday 23rd October, 11am – 12pm

Tina Talbot Storytelling, Free event

🕷 Saturday 28th October, 11am

– Book Reading and Craft Event with Local Author, Mark Richardson, £3 per child

🕷 Monday 30th October, 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Spooky Stories and Creepy Crafts, £2 per child

All events @ Epsom Library, book at the Library Helpdesk or by email 📧


🕷 Tuesday 24th October 11am-12pm & 2pm-3pm @ Bourne Hall

Bourne Hall Kids Club presents Cave Painting!
Mankind has always left records that last the ages. For early man, this was in the form of cave paintings. Discover how and why these paintings were created, then do your own!
£5 per child visit the website for more details:


🕷 Tuesday 24th October 9.45am – 3pm @ The Horton, Epsom

🧟‍♀️For ages 7-11

🕸A Halloween-themed, one day introduction to puppetry
🦇Guided by a leading industry professional, the workshop leaders have worked on some of the most exciting puppetry projects in film and theatre, including the Olivier-Award Winning Life of Pi and the National Theatre’s smash hit War Horse.

⚰Limited spaces available, find out more –


🕷Thursday 26th October 9.45am, 11am & 12.15pm @ Breech Lane Community Centre, Walton On The Hill

🧟‍♀️For ages 0 – 7

DiscoTotz Halloween Party expect party games, bubbles, instruments and rainbow parachute.

Bookings via the website here




🕷Friday 27th October @ 12pm till 4pm, Epsom Town Centre

Go Epsom will have a host of events around Epsom town centre.

Due to popular demand, Uncle Doom will be returning to the town to spread spooky fun. He will be gliding around with his piano, playing his favourite spooky tunes and interacting with the public in his unique style


🕷Friday 27th October, from 12pm, Epsom Social

Get ready to be spellbound at the Hocus Pocus Experience, a magical music event that will transport you to a world of enchantment and excitement a day filled with music, laughter, and Halloween fun.

Get your scariest costume on and for an adventure that begins at 12 pm when your children should arrive and indulge in a scrumptious lunch. With their bellies full and excitement brewing, the clock strikes 1 pm and the curtains reveal the mesmerising screening of the beloved Hocus Pocus movie. Immerse yourself in the captivating tale of the three Sanderson sisters, witches of Salem who are accidentally resurrected on Halloween night. And don’t forget, there will be free popcorn to enhance your movie-watching experience!  This will be followed by a disco…

More info can be found here –


🕷Saturday 28th October, The Derby Arms, Epsom Downs

The Derby Arms Family Halloween Party🎃
Bring your little monsters for an Afternoon of Tricks, Treats, Games and Activities for all the family!
They will be offering little ones a complimentary lunch if they come in fancy dress!

*children’s meals will be complimentary when ordered with a full priced adult main meal.

Bookings can be made via the website –


🕷Saturday 28th October @ 10am – 12pm, Ewell Court Library

Join in at Ewell Court Library for a morning of spooky scares and an outdoor trail – whatever the weather.  Face painting, terrifying tattoos, creepy crafts and chilling cakes.
This is a FREE event although donations welcome.


🕷 28th October 2023 @ Ewell Library, Bourne Hall

Join the spooky fun at Ewell Library for a thrilling Murder Mystery event! The library is shrouded in secrets, and it’s up to you to uncover the truth.

This FREE event will be running all day, with the big reveal announced later at 4PM as well as our Social Media channels.

Suitable for adults and supervised children aged 7 upwards.

Will you solve the mystery? 🌟📖



🕷 Sunday, 29th October 11am – 3pm, Jubilee Woodland Halloween Trail 

Gear up for Halloween and see out the half term break with a visit to Tadworth’s Jubilee Woodland on for some spooktacular family fun! Join Friends of The Children’s Trust, Tadworth any time from 11am-3pm for their special Halloween trail.

£5 per child entry will grant you a trail sheet, completion prize and bottomless refreshments. It’s a cash only event and for a great cause so be sure to bring plenty of change as there’ll be opportunity to purchase plenty of tempting treats and more!

For more details visit:

🕷 Monday 30th October @ 5pm – 6pm, Blenheim High School

Have some Halloween Fun with DC Sports School ⚽️
Entry FREE

▪️Open to all
▪️If you are already a member then bring a friend
▪️Fun football games
▪️Dress up
▪️Halloween sweets

Register for FREE and join in the fun


🕷 30 October, 2pm – 3.30pm @ Bourne Hall, Ewell
🕷 31 October, 5pm -6.30pm & 7.30-9pm @ Bourne Hall, Ewell

💰 £5 per person
Meet at the entrance to Bourne Hall!

This Halloween, discover the darker side of Ewell’s history with a guided tour around its historic heart. 🎃
Find out more here:


🕷 Tuesday 31st October @ 3.30pm – 6.30pm, The Swan Centre

Free event with FREE parking – expect an afternoon of spooktacular Halloween fun!

Frightful fun and frolics, including:
🦇 Meet our 19ft Bat in the Costa Square
🦇 DJ Dracula’s Disco & Magic Shows at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm
🦇 Spooky Stilt Walkers
🦇 Fun Frightful Funfair Games
🦇 Safe Trick or Treat Bat Trail
🦇 Fancy Dress Competition
🦇 Face Painting
The Swan Centre will also welcome local groups who will provide stalls, exclusive performances, and even more entertainment!
Lots of prizes to be won and free treats on the night. For more information, visit:

For Half Term camps, workshops and classes check out Kat’s blog here.


Dee xx

Devenia Besant
Devenia (Dee) Besant is the founder of Epsom and Ewell Families. Runs a busy household as a mummy of 3 and a wife and some would say crazily committed to helping small businesses and the local community.

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