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

Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Science Demonstration

Science Show

National Coal Mining Museum for England
The Hepworth Wakefield

Sculpt and Play

The Hepworth Wakefield
National Trust Nostell

Get Wild: clay creatures

National Trust Nostell
The Hepworth Wakefield

Colour Play

The Hepworth Wakefield
Fun Activities

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Wakefield Museum
Pontefract Castle

Clay Creations: Gargoyles

Pontefract Castle
Art Club

Film making Art Club

The Hepworth Wakefield
Kids Activities

Funny Face Masks

Pontefract Museum
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

Sculpt in Ink

The Hepworth Wakefield
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Crafty Crocs

Crafty Crocs

Wakefield Museum