Scarefest Family Attractions

Scarefest is not just for the thrill seekers in your family – unlike many other Halloween events around Alton Towers prides itself on providing fun things to do for all of the family.

House of Monsters

Location: Cloud Cuckoo Land
Opening Times: 1pm - 9pm
An online investigation into the paranormal has lead to some fascinating conclusions. Could Halloween monsters actually exist and if they do could they live in a haunted house at Alton Towers...

Monster Ball

Location: CBeebies Land
Opening Times: TBC
All you favourite CBeebies Land characters are preparing for a very special Halloween Party and are inviting all their friends to dress up and join them for a Monster Ball...

Freaky Fun Zone

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 11am - 9pm
Franklyn and his friends have opened up their Freaky Fun Zone ready for some spooky fun. Just the trick for a treat this Halloween!

Freaky Funk Squad

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 4pm, 6pm & 8pm
Dr. Victor Henry Stein has arrived at the resort this Scarefest and his first experiment has seen the Freaky Five turned into their human counterparts and taking to the stage in this live music show.

Patch’s Halloween Party

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 11am, 1:30 & 7pm
The invites have been sent out and Patch is looking forward to a spooktastic Halloween party. With a little help from his friends it is sure to be a graveyard smash!

Skelvin's Spooky Storytime

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 12pm and 2:30pm
Skelvin’s getting ready for Halloween but needs to choose his costume for the big day. Perhaps he can find some inspiration in one of his favourite stories.

Gretyl's Spell School

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 12pm and 2:30pm
Fire up the cauldron and get your wand at the ready, as Gretyl the Witch opens up her classroom to teach budding spell-slingers the tricks of her trade.

Phil & Franklyn's Ghoulish Games

Location: The Towers
Opening Times: 12pm and 2:30pm
What Halloween get together is complete without a party game or two. Join Phil and Franklyn on the main stage as they invite young guests to take part in some spooky games.

The Alton Ancestors

Location: Towers Street
Opening Times: 10:15am, 11:15am & 12:15pm
The Alton Ancestors have risen from the grave and returned to their old stomping grounds. They can be found flashmobbing Towers Street in the morning before retiring to Gloomy Wood later on.

For tips and hints for families visiting the resort during Scarefest, check out our Family Guide.