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Fright of the Earls


30/10/2023 - 31/10/2023
11:00 am - 8:30 pm


Donegal Castle

Get your spook on at Donegal Castle this Halloween with our range of events to suit all ages. From freaky fashion to creepy crafts, spine chilling scarecrows and tales of terror.
  • Our day begins with a Creature Craft and Colouring Table from 11am-12pm.
  • We are also hosting a Fancy Dress Competition, with our costume catwalk taking centre stage from 3-4pm. This year’s theme is ‘Homemade From Scratch’
  • Scarecrow Competition- We are welcoming entries for our scarecrow competition from the 23rd- 30th of October. Judging will commence at 4.30pm on the 30th of October.
  • Tales from the Tower- our guides will host series of ghost stories from County Donegal. This will take place from 7-8.30pm with free admission but booking is required. The booking link will be live from the 16th of October.


Castle Street
Co. Donegal
F94 P996

074 972 2405

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In the centre of Donegal Town.

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