Fright Night: Dracula Booking closes on 28th October at 16.00This Halloween don your most frightening finery and enjoy a rare chance to dine in the magnificent Painted Hall, surrounded by splendour fit for Count Dracula himself. After dinner and drinks you will be led through a secret tunnel to enjoy a screening of the classic 1931 version of Dracula. Maybe some of the ORNC's legendary spirits will come out to play....On arrival you'll be treated to a welcome cocktail before sitting down in the magnificent Painted Hall to enjoy a delicious two course meal. Fancy dress very much encouraged! Dracula (1931) ‘The strength of the vampire is that people will not believe in him’. Bela Lugosi gives the quintessential portrayal of Dracula in this classic adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel. Having purchased Carfax Abbey in England, the aristocratic vampire Count Dracula leaves his crumbling castle in the Carpathian mountains to prey on London’s unsuspecting young women. Professor Van Helsing must pit himself against the Count in the fight to save Mina Seward before she too becomes one of the undead. Menu Drink on arrival: Choice between Swamp Sangria or a Blood Orange cocktail Main Course: Eyeball Pasta – spinach and ricotta tortellini, with mozzarella, cherry tomatoes and a creamy sauce – and a choice of two salads. Dessert: Blood Orange Posset with Witches Fingers Coffee, tea, and infusions will also be on offer. Or Join us on the 31st October for dinner in the Painted Hall and a screening of The Birds... Booking for this event has now closed.