The Crossmolina community continue to excel in their festival activities, and this year launch the inaugural Haunted Hat Festival Crossmolina from Saturday October 28th to Tuesday October 31st 2017.
Halloween in Crossmolina will cater for all ages and tastes (and sensitivities) with a great mix of events on the calendar, brought to you by the North Mayo Heritage Centre and Crossmolina Festival Events.
“BOO” takes place at the North Mayo Heritage Centre, Enniscoe, with lots of Halloween fun for younger children including a Ghost Train Ride, Trick-Or-Treating and a Halloween Art Workshop with Elsa, including mask & decoration-making.
Ages 2-10. From 6pm each evening. €5 per child – places limited and can be pre-booked in advance at the North Mayo Heritage Centre. Halloween costume essential!
Call 096 31809 for more information.
The Haunted Hat festival’s main event is “Nightmare On Church St.”, Ireland’s newest Halloween attraction where you can enjoy the Haunted Hat exfearience. Enter the iconic Hickson’s Shop at your peril, and step back in time to relive a shopping experience of years ago.
Discover what lies behind the walls and creepy corridors. Dare to peep around the eerie corners with blood curdling frights, heart pounding adrenalin pumping life threatening fear. This is you worst nightmare come true.
Due to the nature of “Nightmare On Church St., numbers are limited, please reserve your time slot to avoid unnecessary waiting.
PLEASE NOTE: This attraction is not suitable for persons under 12 years, or those that suffer from certain medical conditions such as epilepsy. A full list of FAQs is here and we recommend that you take a read before booking.
12pm: Thriller Dance Workshop with Ciara’s Danceblast (Crossmolina Town Hall, 12pm)
This is a special halloween dance workshop for children and teenagers to have fun and learn the moves to Michael Jackson’s Thriller – the theme song of the Monster March on Halloween night! Join Ciara’s team of dancers in full Halloween costume in the Monster March.
FREE< no booking required!
8pm: Halloween Monster March, town centre
Finish off Halloween in style with the Monster March as children, teenagers and adults parade through the hallowed streets of Crossmolina in Halloween costume. Join the Thriller Dancers, the ghosts and zombies from “Nightmare On Church St.” as we escort the “Haunted Hat” and banish its evil spirits for another year.
Full details available on www.crossmolinafestival.ie/halloween. Enjoy!