image for Children's Activity Event item typeHalloween Spooktacular! at Tropical Butterfly House

Halloween Event, Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct 2016

Encounter the exotic and the scary!

Encounter the exotic and the scary!


Woodsetts Road,
North Anston,
South Yorkshire,
S25 4EQ

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct Halloween Spooktacular!
Sat 29 Oct Halloween Fright Nights
Mon 31 Oct Halloween Fright Nights
Thu 1 - Sat 24 Dec Festive Afternoon Tea Offer
Sat 3 - Sun 4 Dec Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells
Sat 10 - Sun 11 Dec Santa, Elves and Sleigh Bells


Encounter the exotic and the scary!
Don't miss the Tropical Butterfly House's biggest and best event of the year every weekend in October and October half term!
Take a Haunted Hayride through the Freaky Forest and come face to face with ghosts, ghouls and monsters. Visit the Creepy Cottage and play Trick or Treat on the Witch, and brave the Haunted House... Take a seat for the pantomime-style free-flying Bird Shows, featuring amazing birds of prey and parrots; hosted by scary witches! Carve a pumpkin and join in spooky crafts and activities, suitable for children of all ages. Daily kids’ fancy dress competition and unforgettable Animal Encounters with Lemurs, Meerkats, Owls, Snakes and creepy-crawlies throughout the day.

Located just 5 minutes from the M1, junction 31.

Visit if you dare...

During the events the Tropical Butterfly House will be raising money for their chosen winter charity; SWCC Hedgehog Hospital.
The money raised will go towards helping orphaned, injured, sick or underweight hedgehogs, with the aim of releasing them back into the wild. The hospital admits around 600 hedgehogs a year, a single hedgehog can cost the Hospital in excess of £100 if an x-ray and small operation is required, therefore donations like this are vital.

Visitors can also take advantage of the Halloween themed Afternoon Tea offer, £34 for two people including admission to the wildlife centre, served from 11am - 3:30pm throughout weekdays in October, £38 at weekends. Booking in advance is required, please phone 01909 569416, extension 24. Beware; the Afternoon Tea will be extra spooky for Halloween!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Accepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 22 - Sun 30 Oct 2016 10:00 to 17:00


Normal admission charges apply.



See location of Tropical Butterfly House on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 524846  Lat: 53.35587 Long: -1.21350

From North/South
Leave M1 motorway at junction 31 and take A57 (signposted Worksop). Follow road, passing Red Lion pub on right. Turn left at 2nd set of traffic lights (B6060, signposted Dinnington). Follow road and, at brow of hill turn right just before The Cutler pub and carry on along Woodsetts Road. The Butterfly House is approx ½ mile out of village of North Anston on left side of road. Ample free car parking right outside the entrance.

From East
Exit A1 taking A57 (signposted Worksop), 5 miles beyond Worksop turn right onto B6060 (signposted Dinnington), then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A57 from Sheffield to junction with M1 motorway (31). At roundabout take 2nd exit (A57) towards Worksop then follow route from North/South.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Kiveton Park station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
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