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

Art Pods

Art Pods

The Hepworth Wakefield
Explore & Draw

Explore & Draw Stations

The Hepworth Wakefield
National Coal Mining Museum

Easter @ Pit!

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
The Education Centre

Open Day

Renewi: The Education Centre
Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
The Hepworth Wakefield

Sensory Stories

The Hepworth Wakefield
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Pontefract Castle

Castle Crafts

Pontefract Castle
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Sculpt and Play

Sculpt & Play

The Hepworth Wakefield
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

The Hepworth Wakefield
Crafty Crocs

Crafty Crocs

Wakefield Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Mindful Makers

Mindful Makers

The Hepworth Wakefield
Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum