The nights are drawing in and it’s getting a little spooky outside. We’ve put our heads together and scoured the listings for some of the most spine-tingling screenings, shindigs and shenanigans scheduled for this year’s All Hallows Eve. From Gothic Manchester’s sprawling festival, to a weekend of horror at HOME and hair-raising family fun at Chester Zoo – we’ve got you covered this October 31st.
Here are our picks
With the Gothic seemingly as popular as ever at the start of the 21st Century, this year’s Gothic Manchester Festival will explore the ways in which the mode has infected the mainstream.
Pop-up cinema specialists The Village Screen returns to Victoria Baths for a series of Halloween-themed screenings over October Half Term, with screenings of Hocus Pocus, Beetlejuice and The Addams Family.
Okay, this one isn’t until a month after Halloween, but The Phantom of the Opera – widely regarded as a masterpiece of silent horror – with a live organ accompaniment? If you are a fan of things that go bump in the night, you won’t want to miss this one.