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Special Events

Halloween Fright Night

This event has SOLD OUT and no further tickets are available.

Scotland's biggest and best Halloween Party! Tricks, treats, friendly fun and scary science guaranteed!

Searching for things to do in Glasgow that are on the spookier side? Join us, if you dare, at our annual Halloween Fright Night – Scotland’s biggest and best family Halloween Party. There’s no pass the parcel at this party but there will be plenty of tricks (and some treats) in store. Polish your fangs, dust off your cobweb coat and dress to impress as there are fang-tastic prizes to be won!

When is this on?

Friday 27th October 18:00

This event is available as a standalone event. The tickets can be purchased below

This event has SOLD OUT and no further tickets are available.

Got little explorers, aged 3 - 5 years old? You may be interested in our Little Spooktacular weekend on 28 and 29 October

Got tickets to Fright Night already?


  • Mould a Monster – mould a monster to take home
  • Journey to the Underworld – join us in the planetarium as you journey to the underworld. What horrors lurk in the darkness? Fun but scary – parental discretion suggested
  • Goooo! Zone – get hands on and messy with goo in our free play cornflour goo
  • Frightful Feelers – what creatures lurk within these frightful boxes? Are you brave enough to find out?
  • Monster Science – join our Monster scientists for a hideous and hilarious experiments show as we discover the hidden elements of the Feariodic Table!
  • Potions Class – eye of newt, spawn of frog, what will you mix in your witches’ grog? How do witches know when their potion is ready? Explore the spellbinding science that happens in cauldrons!
  • Frankenstein Autopsy – real dissections, not for the faint hearted-parental discretion suggested
  • Broom Blast – construct a mini broom and a wee witch, and send her off into the sky
  • Under Pressure – do you have what it takes to keep your cool whilst under pressure? We will monitor your heart rate while exposing you to some stressful situations
  • UK Garrison – Selfies are a must!
  • Puzzle Vaults – have you got what it takes to escape our petrifying puzzle vaults before the time runs out? Take on the challenge if you dare. Best for ages 8 and over. 

Kids events in Glasgow don't get much scarier – boo!

Activities are subject to change and availability.