PLEASE NOTE: Techniquest is closed due to the coronavirusRead more about it


PLEASE NOTE: Techniquest is closed due to the coronavirusRead more about it

What's on

After Hours: Creepy Carnival


Thu 24 October 2019


6:30 pm – 10:00 pm


Get hands-on with two floors of exhibits at our adults-only evening, with a drink in hand and extra activities:

  • The Cardiff Cabaret Club will be taking the stage for a carnival extravaganza with a killer clown and fantastic beasts. Starring GiGi Sextone, FooFooLaBelle and Mario Morris Magic — Spirit Wizard as your Ringmaster
  • Fancy adding a bit of sparkle to your look? Crazy Faces Face Painting will be here with glitter, SFX and face painting designs
  • Test your knowledge on Halloween, Day of the Dead and horror films in our creepy quiz zone
  • What are you scared of? Will it feature in our Science of Fear dome show?
  • Show us your creativity by adding your own flare to our Day of the Dead wall, in our carnival craft activity!
  • Have you got the nerve to set your hand on fire or sit on a seat of nails? (Don’t try this at home…)
  • Enjoy a drink from our fully licensed bar
  • Hungry? Never fear, as we’ll have street food delivered by Cleverchefs
  • Fancy dress is optional, with 2 tickets to the next After Hours up for grabs to the best dressed!


Ticket typeWith donation*Without donation
Adult — Online£11.00 + 77p booking fee£10.00 + 70p booking fee
Adult — On the door**£13.50£12.00
Advance tickets are limited, so we cannot guarantee entry on the door.

Ticket price includes all additional activities — there are no additional fees on the night (except for food and drink purchases).
Book tickets Additional activities have limited availability, and are delivered on a first-come, first-served basis. Please note that this event is strictly for those aged 18 and above.

Group bookings

Looking to book more than 20 tickets? Contact SeeTickets at or on 0844 412 4650 (7p p/m plus standard network access charge).

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