Wicked Weekends



Halloween Competitions

Entry Includes:

  • Costume competition
  • Pumpkin carving competition
    (and complimentary pumpkin* from our haunted pumpkin patch!)
  • Our New Scarecrow Competition -
    One scarecrow, per family can be entered in the contest.

Scariest ~ Funniest ~ Most Creative!
All competitions have 3 chances to win!

Entry Ticket: €10 per person (+ €8 per subsequent person)
includes a visit to the Haunted Pumpkin Patch and entry into all three Competitions
For those who cannot visit us in person there is a Virtual Entry Ticket:
€6 per person to enter competitions online (virtual entries must source their own pumpkin).

* Book before 15th of October to ensure your pumpkin!
Pumpkins can be collected on Saturday the 23rd and Sunday the 24th October, between 11:00 and 6:00pm (with first 50 families receiving a complimentary Pumpkin Carving Kit).
Order Confirmation will be required for Pumpkin Collection as there will be no extra pumpkins available to purchase unless pre-ordered.

Pumpkin pickup is also only possible during the above hours.

Competition Entries

must be received by email at before 29th October and must include the names of all contestants and where you are from and a photo of you posing with your entry so we know photos are genuine and weren’t sourced from the internet etc.

Winners will be announced at our AwaytoMe prize-giving event 7pm, Saturday 30th October (and online via Facebook).

Spooktacular Story-Telling

Once again we extend our Oíche Shamhna fun through the entire month of October!
Join us for a hauntingly good time on the farm every Saturday and Sunday in October. Visit our Bone Chilling Byre for Spooktacular story-time adventures, and kids games to entertain and delight!
Pre-booking is essential as slots are expected to fill up fast - €10 per ticket.
Children must always be accompanied by a parent or guardian (with an entry-fee exemption for the minder).

Let's see your halloween style!
Costumes aren't necessary, but encouraged - as a fun part of our seasonal festivities!

AwayToMe Halloween Logo with masked sheep and Nell the sheepdog wearing a witches hat


Pet Costumes

Nell would be very disappointed if the family pets were left out! Please ensure all costumes are pet-safe and cruelty-free.

The Rules

  • Our team here are the designated judges for these competitions.
  • All decisions are non-negotiable and our team cannot be held responsible for injury or ill-feelings.
  • All work whether it be pumpkin carving and scarecrow making must be your own work.
  • Costumes can be home-made or store-bought.
  • Trophy prize-giving event is an open event - all ticket-holders can attend.
  • Entrants (and their legal guardians) give permission for their images to be used. Photographs of entrants may be used in future, on our website or publicity.
  • Photos of you and your family making the scarecrow and posing with the scarecrow must be submitted to be eligible for the the contest.
  • All pumpkin carving submissions must be in the form of a photo of you with your pumpkin.