Light Party at The Eden Centre, Caerphilly

After the success of last year’s Light Party,  The Eden Centre – Caerphilly are back with this fantastic event!

Halloween costumes are allowed but no fake blood and no scary masks (so as not to scare the little ones).

There is a kids disco and a Superhero visit too. All for £4.95 per child.

Please go here for more information:

Tot’s Play Halloween Event

All the fun of the  usual Tot’s Play classes but with a Halloween themed twist.

All classes will have sensory play focused around child friendly Halloween themed activities – be prepared to get a little messy with pumpkins and taste-safe gloop!!

They will have parachute play, Halloween dancing and of course our usual fun with bubbles and Totsy x

*10am Action Tots (2-4years)

*11.15am Social Tots (Active Crawling to 2years)

*1pm Discovery Tots (8 weeks to crawling)


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Ghost Tour Season at Llancaiach Fawr

Fancy experiencing the ghosts of Llancaiach Fawr this Halloween? Well, why not book ahead for some of their fantastic ghostly experiences.

Llancaiach Fawr Manor has a reputation for being haunted with many people stating that they have witnessed paranormal activity there. However, as the place doesn’t (as stated on their website) “fix anything”, there is no guarantee that the venue will be “active” on the night you go.

There are various options available depending on the type of experience you would prefer. Please see below for the different options. Also please remember that to book ahead to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited for safety reasons.

Phone 01443 412248 for 2019 dates and availability.

Haunted Llancaiach Fawr Options

1. Ghost Tour (runs most Friday and Saturday evenings at 7pm and 8.30pm – although as times may vary, please call venue to confirm)

Tour the Manor by candlelight to hear true stories of the uncanny things that have happened to staff and visitors over the years.
Price – £16.50 per person and lasts approximately one and a half hours.

2. Ghost Tour with meal included

Price: £27.50

3. Paranormal Llancaiach

This is an evening tour of the house with tales of many of the ghostly goings on that have been experienced over the years. Equipment used by many of the world’s leading ghost hunters (including E.M.F. meters, Field Effect Sensors, E.M. Pumps, Direction and Proximity sensors)  will be used by staff during the tour in order to detect any uninvited (or maybe as you’re on a ghost tour invited  ) guests along!

Price: £16.50 per person

4. Family Ghost Tours

By popular request Llancaiach Fawr have introduced an opportunity for young people  aged between 12 and 15 years of age to take the tour with their families.

Price: £16.50 per adult / £10 per young person.This tour will last approximately one and a half hours. Dates to be confirmed. 

Halloween Ghost Tour

This date is virtually booked out. However there is some availability for the 10-11.30pm tour (£25) and for the midnight tour (£30).

Access to Llancaiach Fawr for other Paranormal Investigation Groups

Llancaiach Fawr Manor has a long history of paranormal activity and features in a list of the 10 most haunted buildings in the country. It is a semi-fortified manor house originally built in 1530 and is now a Grade 1 Listed Building.

By day the Manor is open to the public and inhabited by costumed interpreters depicting life in 1645, by night, previous inhabitants have often made their presence known…and the details have been recorded!

If you wish to conduct your own investigation, using your own equipment, the following facilities are available for up to 20 people (including investigators) at a cost of £75 per person on Friday afternoons/evenings between April and the end of September from 3pm-11pm.

  • Use of Education Centre for lectures, workshops and discussions.
  • A 2 course hot fork buffet meal with a glass of wine in the Visitor Centre. (This building has also been the location of unexplained phenomena).
  • A guided tour of the Manor by 2 members of staff highlighting the nature and areas of previous activity, after the Manor has closed to the public.
  • Access to the Manor to carry out scientific investigations between 7pm-11pm. Please note: Our insurance policy requires two members of Llancaiach staff to be present in the Manor with the group during the investigation.
  • Dedicated parking spaces and tea and coffee on arrival

We regret that under the terms of our insurance we are not able to offer overnight access.

For bookings for regular Ghost Tours, Ghost Tour Extra and Ghostwatch. Please contact Reception on 01443 412248

For Visiting Paranormal Groups please contact Diane Walker, General Manager or email

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Caerphilly’s Farmers and Artisan Halloween Market

Caerphilly’s farmers market is back this October with their Halloween themed edible selection!

‘Hocus Pocus. On Local We’ll Focus. There will be Devilishly good Food, Fang-tastic Crafts, Hauntingly stunning Arts, Scare-mazing Face Painting and a little bit of Monster Music. It would be fab-BOO-lous to see you all 👻👻👻’

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The Big Phill Guide to Halloween 2019 – 16+

  • Here at The Big Phill we don’t see why the children should have all the fun, so here’s a quick guide to all the events for adults this Halloween!

Halloween Special at the Butcher and Ball Dog Cafe

Caerphilly’s Farmers and Artisan Halloween Market

Halloween Party (adults only) at Bryn Meadows

Halloween at Casa Mia Restaurant

Halloween Screamfest at Cwrt Rawlin

The annual ICE Halloween Party & Quiz at Welsh Ice



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Are you looking  for events for children?  Then, please click below!

The Big Phill Halloween Guide – Children