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
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Pumpkin Festival 2019

Farmer Copleys Pumpkin Festival 2019

Farmer Copleys Farm Shop
Junior Finds

Junior Archaeology Finds Lab

Pontefract Castle
Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Junior Archaeologist

Dig Camp

Pontefract Castle
Kids Activities

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Get Wild! Mini Ranger Days

Get Wild! Mini Ranger Days

National Trust Nostell
Pumpkin carving for kids

Pumpkin carving for kids

National Trust Nostell
Get Wild! Mini Ranger Days

Get Wild! Mini Ranger Days

National Trust Nostell
Halloween @ Pit

Halloween @ Pit

National Coal Mining Museum for England