Please note our Halloween Spooktacular is fully booked today (Oct 31). To avoid any disappointment, only come along if you have pre-booked - thanks for your amazing support. Happy Halloween!
Halloween Spooktacular events for younger visitors take place at the Welsh Mining Experience this week.
The Welsh Mining Experience, the Council’s extremely popular family tourist attraction and home to Dram: The Cinematic Experience, is set to be transformed for a limited period only - and is a must for families with young children.
Halloween Spooktacular, which takes place on October 29-31, features all of the traditional events associated with Halloween, including Pumpkin Carving, a Pumpkin Hunt, Face Painting, Arts and Crafts and a special Halloween Show, exclusive to the Welsh Mining Experience.
Have great fun with your little ones making Halloween masks and join them on the Pumpkin Hunt. Get your hands dirty and join in the Pumpkin Carving as you create many scary faces.
Also join in the arts and crafts activities, in conjunction with Craft of Hearts, and take home your Halloween keepsakes, and enjoy the Halloween Show, starring popular childrens’ entertainer Chunky Russell.
Cllr Ann Crimmings, Cabinet Member for Environment, Leisure and Heritage Services, said: “Halloween Spooktacular at the Welsh Mining Experience is always popular with young visitors to our family tourist attraction. It is great fun for all the family, with lots of activities on offer over the three days.
“Visitors will also be able to book their festive trip to Santa’s Toy Mine, another incredibly popular event at the Welsh Mining Experience, which sees the attraction turned into a unique festive experience, as well as take in the sights and sounds of all the regular attractions.”
Book Now: Santa’s Toy Mine
Book Now: Dram: The Cinematic Experience
New for 2018, Dram: The Cinematic Experience forms part of the Black Gold Experience Underground Guided Tour. It offers visitors an even more immersive insight into the life of a coal miner as they take their seats inside a coal dram to begin their virtual journey through the underground tunnels.
Firmly established as one of the Council’s most popular family tourist attractions, original features at the Welsh Mining Experience include the Pithead Gear, Trefor and Bertie Winding Houses and the authentic cobbled colliery courtyard
Attractions include the Black Gold Experience Underground Guided Tour, Café Bracchi and the traditional Welsh Gift Shop, the ideal place to find your unique Christmas presents.
Due to demand, booking in advance for Halloween Spooktacular at the Welsh Mining Experience is advisable.
- The Halloween Spooktacular 2018 takes place at the Welsh Mining Experience on Monday, October 29, until Wednesday, October 31, from 10am until 4pm daily. Tickets cost £3.50 per child, FREE for accompanying adults. To book your place call 01443 682036 or visit www.rhonddaheritagepark.com
Please note: There is an additional charge for Face Painting and Pumpkin Carving.
Posted on Wednesday 31st October 2018