Autumn Events

Unmissable Events this Autumn Half Term

Written by Lottie

Let’s go on an autumn half-term adventure… there’s lots to do!
From Halloween, arts and crafts and so much more for you.
You’ll be spoilt for choice with these fab places to explore,
And with our amazing offers you’ll love them even more!

Halloween Spooktacular, Cheddar Gorge and Caves, Somerset

21st – 29th October
Get 20% off of tickets when you book with Picniq!

The Natural Theatre Company is set to bring some very ghostly antics this Halloween so visit if you dare! BOOK HERE.

Fantastic Fireworks! Longleat Safari and Wildlife Park, Warminster

26th – 28th October
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Longleat will be ending their Halloween festival off with a colourful bang! For 3 nights only, you can enjoy all of the usual Longleat fun PLUS a breathtaking fireworks display. BOOK HERE.

Spooky Spectacular! West Midland’s Safari Park, Bewdley

Until 29th October, 9am – 9:30pm

Summer may be over and Autumn here already but there is still fun to be had for all the family with spooky shows, ghostly goings on and a Trick or Treat Trail this half-term. Come and see the new exhibit ‘Land of the Living Dinosaurs’ after dark if you dare! Find out more.

Vampire Bat Trail, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth

21st – 29th October, 9am – 5pm

Follow a fun Halloween trail this half-term in search of mischievous little vampires who have hidden themselves around the Explosion Museum. Kids can even have a go at making their own bat creation to take home. Find out more.

Howl-O-Ween! Chessington World of Adventures, Surrey

20th – 31st October

Expect a week of ghoulish fun and spooktastic thrills this half term as all the Halloween characters come out to play! Find out more.

Crafty Spots, Kingston Lacy, Dorset

21st – 29th October, 11am – 4pm

Head to the craft stations in the kitchen garden and have a go at creating your own autumn colour with scratch design leaf magnets, journey sticks and more crafty activities! Find out more.

 Artful Autumn, Kew Gardens, Surrey

7th – 29th October
Get up to 20% off tickets when you book with Picniq!

Autumn is a season packed with vibrant colours and this half-term families can discover why leaves fall from the trees and change colour in the colder months. Learn how to name trees on guided walks through the garden’s Natural Area. Find out more.

More Treat than Trick! Drayon Manor Theme Park, Tamworth

14th – 29th October, 9:30am – 5pm
Get up to 41% off tickets when you book with Picniq!

Not only does all the family spend an awesome day in this fun theme park but as it’s Halloween there are plenty of spooky goings on planned too from pumpkin carving to a visit around a haunted house! Little ones will love seeing how Thomas Land has been transformed into a ghostly island. Don’t forget to knock on the Fat Controller’s door for a trick or treat experience! BOOK HERE.

Wizards and Witches, Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park, Chelmsford

21st – 31st October, 10am – 5pm
Get 12% off tickets when you book with Picniq!

A ‘fang-tastic’ week awaits all the family down on this farm over the half-term holiday! Visit the Pumpkin Patch for a carving session and look out for the very spooky Cello the Wizard as he carries out his tricks and spells! Find out more.

Boo at the Zoo! ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

21st – 31st October, from 10am
Get up to 21% off tickets when you book with Picniq!

As it is Halloween this half term, why not visit the Whipsnade Zoo for a creepy-crawly encounter, animal demonstrations and hands-on crafts. Families can enjoy Halloween versions of the zoo’s most popular animal talks, feeds and demonstrations. You’ll be sure to be screaming with delight when you enjoy this spooky schedule of activities! BOOK HERE.

The Home of Halloween! Adventure Wonderland, Christchurch

21st – 29th October, 10am
Get 25% off tickets when you book with Picniq!

It’s ‘Schocktober ‘ and time for spooky fun for all the family with special Halloween Shows, a scary maze and a fangtastic show to see in the Happydrome Theatre so don’t forget to bring you little ghosts and ghouls dressed in their spooktastic best! BOOK HERE.

Trick and Treat Week, Milton Keynes, Matlock and Warrington

21st – 29th October

It’s Trick or Treat Week at Gulliver’s so bring the family along for some spooky fun including the Trick and Treat Trail which is sure to include ghoulish activities! Kids will love attending ‘Scare School’ and joining in with a Wicked Costume Party. Don’t forget to bring you little ghosts and ghouls dressed in their spook-tastic best! Find out more.

October Half-Term, Beaulieu National Motor Museum, House and Garden, Brockenhurst

21st – 29th October

This is the perfect place to be this Halloween as Beaulieu is one of Britian’s most haunted places! Come along and take a ride on the ‘Moan-a Rail’ or listen to ghostly stories if you dare! Follow the Halloween trail in search of clues and hidden spiders and don’t forget to bring the kids in their Halloween best fancy dress! On the 28th there is a spooktacluar Firework display planned with a special theme! Find out more.

Frightwater Valley, Yorkshire

26th – 29th October, 10am
Get up to 51% off when you book with Picniq!

For half-term why not treat the family to a day out at this brilliant theme park! Not only are there exciting rides for kids of all ages but as it’s Halloween, there are lots of ghoulish goings on planned too as darkness descends! BOOK HERE.

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