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
elements

The Elements

Castleford Museum
Siege Event at the Castle

Siege Event

Pontefract Castle
Anglers Country Park

Half Term Craft Activities

Anglers Country Park
Circuit

Circuit Makers

Castleford Museum
Half Term Family Activities

Half Term Family Activities

West Yorkshire History Centre
Picnic at the Castle

Picnic at the Castle

Pontefract Castle
Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire Day

Pontefract Castle
Anglers Country Park

Nursey Rhyme Day

Anglers Country Park
Walton Colliery Nature Reserve

Pond Dipping at Walton

Walton Colliery Nature Park
Anglers Country Park

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Hallowscream

Hallowscream

Pontefract Castle
Anglers Country Park

Half Term Craft Activities

Anglers Country Park
Anglers Country Park

Lantern Making Workshop

Anglers Country Park
Anglers Country Park

Enchanted Woodland Lantern Walk

Anglers Country Park
Christmas at the Castle

Christmas

Pontefract Castle
Anglers Country Park

Pre-Schooler's Christmas Party

Anglers Country Park
Anglers Country Park

Pre-Schooler's Christmas Party

Anglers Country Park