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Hallowe'en Events at the Gardens
Sunday 23rd October from 2.30 pm

Hallowe'en Harvest Display

Come along and see our harvest display comprising of a stunning array of pumpkins, gourds, giant Gortahork cabbages, and a variety of unusual seasonal fruits and vegetables. What makes the display even more special is that all of the produce is grown here in the gardens and will be on display for a number of weeks for all to enjoy.



Decorated Pumpkin Exhibition

See the fabulous array of decorated pumpkins. This is the third year of the decorated pumpkin competition and the standard is even higher this year! This exhibition is held in the Conservatory.

Meet the witches / Trick or Treat

The witch is out of her house this year - you'll have to find her at her camp!
The witch is returning to nature, preparing for hallowe'en outside, carving her pumpkin and making a new broomstick at her outdoor camp...

... Find the witch for trick or treat.

'Web of Wonder'

Join our giant spider and help her weave her web through the great oak trees. Take part in this seasonal outdoor art installation weaving the biggest spider web in Dublin.

Halloween Games - Cone Tossing

Come and have a go at our Halloween cone-tossing game. Test your skills and see if you can throw the cone into the bucket.

Autumn Trail

Why not have a go at our self-guided Autumn Trail. Collect an answer sheet and map at the visitor centre desk and follow the trail, answering the seasonal questions at each of the stops.