According to local Chepstow folklore, at midnight on Hallows Eve in 1587, a gateway opened at in a long forgotten crypt. The crypt was hidden deep within Coombesbury Woods and the gateway was described as being a corridor “from this world to the depths of hell”.
Stories tell of a group of priests known as the ‘Eye Brotherhood’ who located themselves on the doorway in defence of the breach. As midnight arrived, a mysterious light appeared, blinding the men for a brief moment. When they regained their vision, the gateway had closed and surrounding them, the ground was covered in half-buried wooden crosses. Continue reading “The Rising of a mysterious Crypt in Coombesbury Woods”
During September we’re screening FREE horror movies at our Drive-In Cinema in Chepstow. These free cinema tickets are to celebrate the launch of the 2018 FearFest-Evil horror event, running on selected dates this October.
The final of our three films is the 1986 cult classic, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2.
“The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 serves up a heady blend of gratuitous gore, socio-political critique and jet-black humour whilst Dennis Hopper’s unhinged turn as Lefty needs to be seen to be believed!
Whichever way you skin it, Leatherface’s second cinematic outing is an uncompromisingly delirious vision from one of horror’s great directors”.
Here’s the full trailer for the 2017 FearFest-Evil Halloween Horror Event!
You’ll want to turn up the sound and go full-screen for this glimpse into the terrifying horror of FearFest-Evil!
Tickets for FearFest-Evil are available now »
We’re not giving too much away, but in this trailer you’ll catch snapshots of some of the creatures lurking around the maze of structures, haunted ancient woodland and historic railway line of the Chepstow site.
FearFest-Evil the ultimate Halloween horror event returns to Chepstow this October with a new team, terrifying monsters, larger and improved scare zones and we’re ramping up the Evil!
FearFest-Evil is a live Halloween horror event running for selected nights in October, from Friday the 13th until Halloween night. (Full List of Dates»)
The immersive and interactive horror event includes the ‘Trilogy of Horrors‘ spread over a disused limestone quarry, historic railway line and surrounding haunted woodland near Chepstow. Each area has multiple scare zones with monsters, night creatures and lots of terrifying surprises!
For the adrenalin junkies we’ve the G forces of the Hangman’s Swing – a terrifying attraction 245 feet in the air or the 700m long Death Slide over the cold waters of our 80m deep quarry.
BBQ’s, hog roast and undead cocktails are available on-site from the View Cafe Bar as well as accommodation options in our Wooden Wigwam Cabins as part of a ‘RIP – Rest In Peace‘ optional upgrade.
Enjoy the trailer and we look forward to scaring you this Halloween season!
FearFest-Evil is strictly for ages 16+ and not for those of a nervous disposition.