IN PICTURES: Ten spooky things to do this Halloween
Up and down the country everyone is getting their costumes ready and looking forward to some trick or treating.
If you want to get into the spooky spirit of things, try some of these fantastic Halloween events.
Derry Halloween, Guildhall Square Londonderry, October 26-31'Saurus, giant street walkabout dinosaur creatures who thrill crowds with their distinctive animal sounds and explosive fire performances, are returning to Londonderry this Halloween. They will be in Guildhall Square on October 26 and 27 and will take part in the Awakening the Walls trail from October 28 - 30 before appearing in Guildhall Square on October 31.'Photo by Tom Heaney, nwpresspics
Fire and Light Walk, Hillsborough Castle, October 31-November 3'See Hillsborough Castle's Gardens in a different light this Halloween, follow an immersive illuminated trail through the gardens as part of this new evening experience for all the family. Meet some ghostly characters, listen out for the wild ravens and be amazed as the gardens are transformed into a magical world of sound and light. Get creative and come in a creepy costume. There will be spot prizes for the best dressed! Enjoy a well-deserved hot drink after your walk and take in the atmosphere of the castle setting with circus entertainment taking place in the Stable Yard area. Advance booking required, �7 admission. Under 4's go free. Hot beverage included.