Stuck with what you can do with your little monsters this Halloween season?

Then look no further than our picks of the UK's best Halloween themed attractions for you and your family this October.

This list will see you facing your fears by exploring the highest heights on thrilling rollercoaster or dicovering the creepiest creatures of the deep. 

Guaranteed fun for the entire family and with locations across the country, this features family favourites like Alton Towers, the Dungeons and SEALIFE.

Braintree and Witham Times: The best halloween events include SEALIFE and the ghost bus tours. Credit: SEALIFE and The Ghost Bus ToursThe best halloween events include SEALIFE and the ghost bus tours. Credit: SEALIFE and The Ghost Bus Tours

There is also a range of prices and activities on offer because the only thing scary thing should be the fun itself.

What are the best Halloween events for families?

Alton Towers Scarefest

Braintree and Witham Times: Alton Towers

During October, Alton Towers becomes "home to Halloween". Suitable for families and thrillseekers, Scarefest has something for everyone- even the sacredy cats.

From Scare mazes and live shows to rides in the dark and a family friendly Freaky Fun Zone, Alton Towers should be on your to do list this spooky season.

Where- Alton Towers Resort, Stoke-on-Trent, ST10 4DB

When- 8th - 10th, 15th - 31st October

How to Book - Day passes are available for £39 per person on the Alton Towers website.

SEA LIFE's Ascarium Event 

Braintree and Witham Times: SEALIFE's Ascariu event. Credit: SEALIFESEALIFE's Ascariu event. Credit: SEALIFE

SEA LIFE is hosting a spooktacular event throughout October with an immersive in-tank trail, sea witch mystery and a celebration of their creepiest creatures from the deep sea.

Where- SEA LIFE centres across UK and Ireland

When - From Saturday 2 October to Sunday 31 October 2021

How to Book - Tickets are available from SEALIFE's individual centres, check our list to see which one is closest to you.

The Dungeons

Braintree and Witham Times: Doctors Assistant applies the finishing touches to her makeup at the London Dungeon. Credit: PADoctors Assistant applies the finishing touches to her makeup at the London Dungeon. Credit: PA

Why not descend into the dungeons this Halloween? They are scary at the best of the times but during October, their spooky events will leave a chill down your spine.

With actor-led shows and exciting rides across the country, these creepy events are sure to sell out so book quickly.

London Dungeons will be hosting a special Halloween show called 'The Surgeon' from the 9th to the 31st of October.

Where - Alton Towers, Blackpool, Edinburgh, London, York and Warwick Castle

When - From Tuesday 5 October to Wednesday 3 November 

How to Book - Tickets and available from individual Dungeons websites, see the links above to book your spot.

The Ghost Bus Tours

Braintree and Witham Times: Ghost Bus tours from Edinburgh, York and London. Credit: The Ghost Bus ToursGhost Bus tours from Edinburgh, York and London. Credit: The Ghost Bus Tours

Do your prefer your sides splitting from giggles? Or your eyes leaping out in horror? The world's only comedy-horror theatre show on wheels gives you both.

With award-winning actors and a terrifying ride in a classic 1960s routemaster is one way to discover the darker side of your city.

But you've been warned, the Ghost Bus tours are where "terrible truths and sinister secrets" are revealed. So Beware!

Where- Edinburgh, London and York

When- Now

How to book- Tickets and times vary between cities, follow the links above for your closest tour and for more information.

The Making of Harry Potter 

Braintree and Witham Times: People look around sets at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London Ð The Making of Harry Potter attraction in Leavesden. Credit: PAPeople look around sets at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London Ð The Making of Harry Potter attraction in Leavesden. Credit: PA

Dark Arts has returned to the Making Of Harry Potter for a very magical spooky season.

Practise your spells against the Deatheaters and hunt for the dark mark through the Forbidden Forest.

The 100 floating pumpkins in the Great Hall make the perfect setting for a Halloween feats and should be a fixture in your Halloween calendar.

Where- The Making of Harry Potter, Warner Bros Studio Tour Drive, Leavesden, Watford, WD25 7LR

When- Thursday 24 September to Sunday 7 November 2021

How to book- You can get your tickets to platform 9 3/4 from £47.00 per adult and £38.00 per child. A family of four ( two adults and two children OR 1 adult and three children) costs £150.00.

LEGOLAND Windsor Resort

Will it be brick or treat for you this Halloween? Before you groan, you should see what LEGOLAND has on offer this spooky October.

There is something everyone- whether you are young or just young at heart.

Lord Vampyre wil be throwing an ultimate Halloween party to go alongside their Haunted House Monster party ride, live shows and trails.

Where- LEGOLAND Windsor Resort, Winkfield Rd, Windsor SL4 4AY

When- Thursday 14 October to Sunday 31 October 2021

How to book- Day-pass tickets are from £39.00 and can be booked on the LEGOLAND website.