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Stratford-upon-Avon's Magic Alley is to host four spooktacular events for Halloween.
Check out what's coming up later this month...
Nightmare! A family friendly spooky quest! - Saturday October 9th onwards from 10.30am
This Halloween embark upon a spine-tingling adventure that will take you on a spooktacular journey around The Enchanted (or should that be Haunted) Manor. Complete the quest and solve the puzzles and win your freedom! (Oh and a prize and certificate in paranormal investigation!)
Sound and lighting effects are used but this is not a scare attraction so no one will jump out at you! May not be suitable for photo sensitive epilepsy sufferers or those sensitive to coloured lights and surprise sound effects
Recommended for children aged 6 and above. There are no actors in this session during weekdays but at weekends there will be a magician performing age appropriate magic.
During the October half term during weekdays there is also an additional event recommended for children over 8. In addition to completing the Nightmare quest there will be a spooky actor in the experience to add a little something extra. The experience lasts approximately 45 minutes. Social Distancing in operation only one group per session
Tickets £7 or £8 when a performer is present
Magic After Dark - Friday 22nd October and Tuesday 26th October timed entry from 7pm to 9pm
Join Jester Styles and Sylvia Spectre on a magical journey through the haunted Enchanted Manor.
Jester Styles is a delightfully dark Magician for the people. He takes his inspiration from the folks he meets and places he goes, infusing street magic and mind reading in a thrilling concoction that is bound to astound. His macabre mix of magic and vaudevillian sideshow have made him one of the most sought after Magicians in the country.
In this unique after dark experience Jester styles will guide you on a journey into the darker depths of magic and mystery. Tarot cards, voodoo dolls and witchcraft will be the topics of the evening. Some of it may be hard to watch but you won’t want to look away. Let him seduce you with his charming personality then shake you to your very core with his amazing feats of magic and mentalism.
You'll also be joined by the enigmatic Sylvia Spectre in her parlour of paranormality. She will intrigue, delight and send shivers down your spine with her strange and dark magic. Audiences will be laughing and shivering in equal measure. For ghost stories laced with magic and mirth, all souls enter here... Suitable for anyone 13+ Small group entry in operation
Talking to the Dead: A Séance - Thursday October 28th 7.30 and 9pm
Is it possible to communicate with the dead? Griffin and Jones intend to find out. Face your fears, and join them for an intimate, fully immersive experience as they use techniques from Victorian séance rooms to peer into the Great Beyond, and ask the question “Is anybody there? Don’t believe in ghosts? Sceptics and believers welcome. Running time approximately 45 minutes. Suitable for anyone 18+
Nightmare - After Dark - Friday 29th October, Saturday 30th October and Halloween from 7pm till late
Welcome to the stuff of nightmares! Not for those of a nervous disposition After dark the haunted attraction takes on a whole new dimension. As the light fades, dark creatures come out to play.
Take a terrifying journey into the unknown as you make your way through the Halloween scare attraction. Sound and lighting effects will be used and there will be actors in the experience. Expect the unexpected and there is a glass of prosecco or equivalent soft drink included if you make it out alive. Suitable for over 18s only. Timed Entry and socially distanced groups.
For further information on all events, visit, magicalleystratford.com/halloween
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