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
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Trinity Walk
Meet Father Christmas

Meet Father Christmas

The Hepworth Wakefield
Santa Underground

Santa Underground

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Trinity Walk
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Carr Gate Garden Centre
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Trinity Walk
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Breakfast with Father Christmas

Breakfast with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Medieval Christmas at the Castle

Medieval Christmas

Pontefract Castle
Meet Father Christmas

Meet Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Picnic with Father Christmas

Picnic with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Trinity Walk
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Carr Gate Garden Centre
Meet Father Christmas

Meet Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Picnic with Father Christmas

Picnic with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Nostell Nestlings

Nostell Nestlings

National Trust Nostell
Meet Santa

Meet Santa

Xscape Yorkshire
Santa's Grotto

Santa's Grotto

Trinity Walk
Breakfast with Father Christmas

Breakfast with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Liquorice Santa

Liquorice Santa

Pontefract Museum