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

Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

The Hepworth Wakefield
Nostell Nestlings

Nostell Nestlings

National Trust Nostell
Colour Vision

Colour Vision

The Hepworth Wakefield
Lanterns

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival

Farmer Copleys Farm Shop
Felt Making

Felt Making

The Hepworth Wakefield
Lanterns

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Nostell Nestlings

Nostell Nestlings

National Trust Nostell
October Half Term Fun

October Half Term Fun

Pontefract Castle
Pumpkin Festival

Pumpkin Festival

Farmer Copleys Farm Shop
Lanterns

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Enchanted Woodland

Enchanted Woodland

Anglers Country Park
Half Term Craft Activities

Half Term Craft Activities

Anglers Country Park
Lanterns

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Spooky Town

Spooky Town

Castleford Civic Centre
Active Wednesday

Active Wednesday

National Trust Nostell
Chocolate

Messy Family Fun: Chocolate

Wakefield Cathedral
Seasonal Sun Catchers

Seasonal Sun Catchers

Pontefract Museum
Crafty Collections Thursday at Nostell

Crafty Collections: Clock Crafts

National Trust Nostell
Crafty Collections Thursday at Nostell

Crafty Collections: Clock Crafts

National Trust Nostell
Hallowscream

Hallowscream

Pontefract Castle
Anthony Gormley One & Other 2000

Museums at Night: Night-time Tales

Yorkshire Sculpture Park