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October 23

Things to do this Halloween in the UK (with EV charging stations)

Halloween header (2) - creepy constantine and scared zap

Spooky season is well and truly on its way; the pumpkins are plump, ripe and ready to be picked, and the dark evenings are drawing in.

Whether you like to be scared out of your wits, party like crazy, or simply - stroll amongst the pumpkins, we have the blog for you!

There's still time to book or just turn up to some unmissable Halloween events with EV chargers nearby.

Let’s get plugged in…


Thorpe Park Fright Nights

Dates: 6th - 31st October 2023

Location: THORPE PARK Resort, Staines Road, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 8PN

Just west of London, Thorpe Park's fright night is a thrill inducing experience. At night this theme park turns into a 'playground of horror', with spooky rides, live actors and blood-curdling mazes - maybe leave the kids at home for this one!

Nearby chargers:

  • BP Pulse (Staines Road Chertsey, Chertsey, London KT16 8PN, United Kingdom). On site.

Thorpe park fright night

Rhug Estate Pumpkin Patch

Dates: 21st October – 31st October 2023

Location: Rhug Estate, Corwen, LL21 0EH

Pumpkin picking is for more than just kids! Head to Rhug Estate in North Wales, grab a hot drink and wander amongst the pumpkins. Pick your shape and colour of choice and fill up your wheelbarrow as there are plenty to go round!

Nearby chargers:

  1. Instavolt (Rhug Estate Farm Shop, A5, LL21 0EH). On site.

rhug estate pumpkins

Otto's Pumpkin Patch Picking

Dates: Friday - Sunday every weekend in October 2023

Location: Long Grn, Cressing, Braintree, Essex, CM77 8DL

Get your muddy boots and wellies on for this pumpkin patch in Essex! Otto's family friendly pumpkin field has plenty of other activities to keep your children (and you!) warm. With quizzes, art and tons of photo opportunities, Otto's is the perfect day out for the whole family!

Nearby chargers:

  1. Instavolt (McDonalds Braintree, Galleys Corner, CM77 8EZ). 8-minute walk.

  2. Raw Charging (Cressing Road Orange Tree Pub, CM7 3PH). 20-minute walk.

halloween blog pumpkin patch picture

FEAR Scream Park

Dates: 13 - 14th October, 20th - 29th October & 31st October 2023

Location: Avon Valley Adventure and Wildlife Park, Pixash Lane, Bath Road, Kenynsham, Bristol, BS31 1TP

This creepy fright night in Bristol has tons of attractions to keep you on your toes. Whether you're afraid of clowns, scary nuns or monsters, Fear Scream Park will get your adrenaline pumping.

Something you don't need to be afraid of is going hungry; with lots of homemade food at stalls all around the park, there's plenty to fill up on!

Nearby chargers:

  1. Instavolt (Flourish, Glenavon Farm, Bath Road Saltford, BS31 3TJ). 10-minute walk.

fear scream park halloween blog


Dates: 7th - 8th, 14th - 30th October 2023

Location: Chessington World of Adventures

Unlike our other fright nights, the Halloween experiences at Chessington World of Adventures have remained family friendly. With some opportunities to get your kids stuck-in, including Halloween fancy dress competitions and a fun sweet-filled Trick-or-Treat experience!

Nearby chargers:

  1. Podpoint (Leatherhead Road, Chessington, KT9 2NE). On site.

Chessington halloween image for blog

Halloween at The Warehouse Project

Dates: 27th - 28th October 2023

Location: Depot Mayfield, Temperance Street, Manchester, M12 6HR

If you're the life of the party, Halloween at The Warehouse Project might be the spooky place for you! As you can see below, this club goes all in on the Halloween decorations and has a line-up some avid ravers would be bouncing off the walls for!

Nearby chargers:

  1. Blink (Q-Park Piccadilly Place 5, Whitworth Street, M1 3BS). 6-minute walk.

halloween at the warehouse

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