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

Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Pond Dipping

Festive Quiz Trail

RSPB Fairburn Ings
Father Christmas at Home

Father Christmas at Home

Wakefield Museum
Santa Underground

Santa Underground

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Family Fun

Family Fun

Pontefract Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Wakefield Museum
Family Fun

Family Fun

Castleford Museum
Nostell Father Christmas

Festive Party with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Santa Underground

Santa Underground

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Santa Underground

Santa Underground

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Anglers Country Park

Pre-Schooler's Christmas Party

Anglers Country Park
National Trust Nostell

Autism-friendly Christmas storytime

National Trust Nostell
Santa Underground

Santa Underground

National Coal Mining Museum for England
Anglers Country Park

Pre-Schooler's Christmas Party

Anglers Country Park
Nostell Father Christmas

Festive Party with Father Christmas

National Trust Nostell
Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Castleford Museum
Wacky Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesdays

National Coal Mining Museum for England