Halloween events and Autumn half term fun

It’s October half term break and there are plenty of family-friendly events to choose from plus lots of Halloween activities to enjoy.


If your kids love Halloween, they’ll be spoiled for choice. From pumpkin picking and carving to trick or treat trails, from Halloween themed craft workshops to spooky storytelling! Plus, of course, lots of opportunities for dressing up in your favourite Halloween costume! Speaking of which, don’t miss our hints for happy, safe trick or treating. If you are planning to stay at home for Halloween, we’ve got some great ideas for kids’ Halloween activities plus tips on where to pick your own pumpkin and how to carve a pumpkin with with children.

But this half term isn’t all about Halloween, there are also conker championships, real life creepy crawlies and an Autumnfest at Jodrell Bank.

Whatever your child’s interests, there’s lots of family-friendly fun this Autumn half term.

See our round up of some of the best things happening for kids this October half term holiday and Halloween…