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Press Releases

Press Release TitleDate
Derry Halloween Carnival – ‘The joy is that you can be anything’15th August
Spook-tacular line-up confirmed for ‘Samhain Sessions’Spook-tacular line-up confirmed for ‘Samhain Sessions’12th August
Halloween launch party to kick off tonight1st August
Calling all witches, wizards and warlocks23rd July
Report outlines economic benefits of Halloween 20189th July
Derry Halloween scoops prestigious NI Tourism Award3rd June
‘Spooktacular’ Strabane Market this Friday    24th Oct
Parents urged to heed Halloween costume warnings   23rd Oct
Spooky Halloween activities at the Alley Theatre   18th Oct
Derry looks forward to biggest Halloween Carnival celebration yet!   17th Oct
 The Dark Tower to offer revellers music, drink and scares this Halloween   15th Oct

Creative Arts and Halloween fun workshops at the Alley

 11th Oct
 Beware the Walking Dead as Zombie Nights comes to Strabane   8th Oct
Brickwork pulling out all the stops to offer a thrilling Halloween experience 1st Oct
Strabane set for spooktacular haunted Hallowe’en         25th Sept
Samhain Sessions Halloween line up is out of this world         24th Sept
Participants wanted for Halloween Carnival Parade         11th Sept
Witches Flybmi London – Derry  31st Aug
Businesses urged to tap into Halloween festival opportunities    22nd Aug
Derry conjures up a bewitching Halloween launch    16th Aug
Witches call out call to mark 400 Walls celebrations  1st Aug


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