October Half Term Fabulous Family Fun

Bust that half term bordom with plenty of exciting events, activities and workshops to choose from every day of the October school holiday.

Looking for something spooky? Have a frightful day out at one of the many Halloween themed special events held at places throughout the district.

From conker clashing and creative crafts to hunting bats and halloween hats, you'll find something for the whole family to enjoy.

Just take a look below and explore some of our inspiring ideas, then it's over to you to get planning your fun packed October half term...

Free entry for everyone

Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival

Farmer Copleys Farm Shop
Minecraft

Family Fun Weekend - Minecraft comes to Life!

National Coal Mining Museum for England
The King & I

The King & I

Theatre Royal Wakefield
Spooks in the Straw

Spooks in the Straw

Woolley Edge Farm
Children at the Museum

Family Arts Festival

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Come Rain, Come Shine

Come Rain, Come Shine

Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Halloween Hat & Broom

Create Your Own

Anglers Country Park
RSPB Fairburn Ings

Halloween Stories

RSPB Fairburn Ings
Spooks in the Straw

Spooks in the Straw

Woolley Edge Farm
Fungi Walk

Fungi Walk

National Trust Nostell
Hallowscream

Hallowscream

Pontefract Castle
Room on the Broom

Room on the Broom Lantern Walk

Anglers Country Park
Lantern Trail at NCMME

Lantern Trail

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Science show at NCM

Science Show

National Coal Mining Museum for England