Those darker mornings and chillier autumnal evenings are sneaking up on us, and with that comes the spooky season …Halloween is just around the corner! Here we explore the best Halloween Events in Kent 2021. 

Be sure to follow our links to check event availability and any schedule changes as the events approach. 

Have a spook-tacular time!

Hever Castle

Where? Hever Castle, Hever Road, Hever, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG.
When? Kids Events23rd to 31st October 2021|Adults Events – 25th – 31st ( evenings)

Hever Castle are really catering for everyone this Halloween as they host Halloween Half Term fun for the younger guests, but also Halloween Scream Fright Nights for thrill seeking older teens and adults! 

Kids Halloween Half Term Fun

Kids are invited to visit Hever Castle dressed up in their best Halloween outfit. They will spot Halloween decorations around the grounds and learn how to become the perfect little monster in the Ghoul School Audio Trail. A whole selections of ghostly  teachers will be imparting their delights, frights and a few vampire bites!

To be sure to keep the vampires at bay you can also plant garlic bulbs in a free family-friendly workshop. 

Adults Halloween Scream Fright Nights ( 14+)

If you and your friends are feeling brace then book your tickets now!

“Get ready to scream! This October, for the first time Hever Castle will host evenings of frights and terror.

Discover the darker side of Hever with a fright night you won’t forget, full of immersive scare action intended to frighten you.

During the evening you will have access to two separate mazes. First, you’ll be heading into the Castle for The 13th Frame and then down into the dark cellars for SUBstratum. Halloween Scream is not for the faint hearted.”

Click here for all further information and to book tickets.

Hever Castle Halloween 2021


The Hop Farm Paddock Wood

Where?The Hop Farm, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6PY.

When? 23rd to 31st October 2021.

The Hop Farm is always a favorite for family days out, and this Halloween is no different!

“Treat the kids to a spook-tastic feast of fun for the half term holidays! Dress up in your best Halloween fancy dress (optional!) and come and join in! Children’s rides, animal farm, live entertainment in the Big Red Barn and more tricks and treats! Features include a Halloween trail. And a special bonus! On the 28th October, PAW PATROL’S SKYE & RUBBLE will be visiting. Come and meet them at intervals during the day.”

Click here for more information and pricing 

The Hop Farm



Kent Life Halloween Spooktacular

Where? Kent Life, Lock Lane, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3AU.
When?23rd to 31st October 2021

Be sure not to miss the mildly spooky Halloween family fun at its finest at Kent Life this year. 

“Come along and join in with the family friendly Halloween events as Kent Life is transformed for the spooky season. There’s pumpkin carving, creepy corner, spooky tractor rides and daily fancy dress competitions. Are you brave enough to come along and trick or treat in our historic houses? You never know who’s lurking behind the doors! Trick or Treating is available every day in our half term.”

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Kent Life Halloween 2021

Betteshanger Country Park 

Where? Betteshanger Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 0BF

When? 23rd to 31st October 2021

This Halloween at Betteshanger Country Park they are inviting you to join The Haunted Halloween Trail…if you dare! Inaddition to the creepy train there is also a terrifying maze to navigate too!

“Fun and frights for all the family as you venture into the haunted woods and have to solve the puzzles to survive!”

The activites are suitable for 3-12 year olds and there will be free Halloween treats for all who take part. 
Betteshanger Country Park

Be sure to check out our 5 Best Places to Visit Santa in Kent 2021 and Best Fireworks Displays in Kent 2021 posts too!