The Rising of a mysterious Crypt in Coombesbury Woods

Coombesbury Woods
Coombesbury Woods, the site of the mysterious crypt and subject of Chepstow folklore

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”

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Win TShirt Hope everyone enjoyed our free cinema screenings over the last few weeks.

The FearFest-Evil characters certainly added to the horror – hopefully you all survived your encounters!

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New Trailer for FearFest-Evil

Trailer for FearFest-Evil
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.

Photos leaked from the FearFest-Evil House of Horror Set

We’ve sneaked out a few horror set photos from the House of Horrors area of FearFest-Evil. This is just a glimpse of the maze of haunted structures in this terrifying terror area – Even the contractors on site don’t like being in here alone! The Trilogy of Horrors is spread over a disused limestone quarry, historic railway line and surrounding haunted woodland. Each area has multiple scare zones with monsters, night creatures and lots of terrifying surprises! This is not for those of a nervous disposition – You have been warned! Limited tickets are available now