Stuck for what to do this October half term? There are plenty of spooktacular events going on in Northamptonshire for people of all ages!
Some of these events require you to book tickets for time slots in order to adhere to social distancing measures so be sure to check availability and book as soon as you can.
1. Halloween at Warwick Castle
Explore the Haunted Castle and its dungeons, find your way through the petrifying paths in the Haunted Hollow, learn how to make potions from the wicked witches or find your way out of the Horrible Histories maze. There’s so much to do for all of the family this Halloween at Warwick Castle!
Photo: Warwick Castle's Facebook page
2. Halloween Fun at Rockingham Castle
At Rockingham Castle, you can go on a guided tour hosted by one of its many witches and wizards, who will tell you spooky stories and a little bit of history along the way. Find the hidden word on the garden trails where all of the letters are hidden. Walker’s House Tea Room will also be open for a selection of treats!
Photo: Rockingham Castle Facebook
3. Spooky Farm Week at Mini Meadows Farm
Find your perfect pumpkin and transform it into something spooky at the carving station then explore their ‘trick or treat’ trail, which is weather proof and suitable for little ones. All of the fluffy animals at Mini Meadows Farm will be waiting for you to pet and feed them too including rabbits, baby alpacas, goats and chipmunks.
Photo: Mini Meadows Farm Facebook
4. Halloween Trail at Stanwick Lakes
Explore the Wildlife and Heritage Halloween trail at Stanwick lakes and find out about how our predecessors celebrated Halloween and how the wildlife make their homes there during the Autumn months. The trail is 2.5km long and it costs £2 per person.
Photo: Stanwick Lakes Facebook