Autumn Inspiration

Hole Park Gardens

Hole Park Gardens in Kent are renowned for their beauty all year round including spectacular autumn colour when the gardens extend their opening to include Autumn Sundays in October.  The magnificent mature trees and Japanese Maples provide striking autumn colour at this time of year around the 16 acre gardens and 10 acre woodland. 

Kent & East Sussex Railway

Ride the Kent & East Sussex Railways Fright Night Express if you dare! The  Fright Night workshop includes pumpkin carving (which you can take home) and face painting.  Families are encouraged to come in fancy dress, the scarier the better!  Wrap up warm for the spectacular firework display at Northiam Station, before the scenic journey back to Tenterden.

Willesborough Windmill

Get the family together for a spooky afternoon at Willesborough Windmill.  Take a scary tour around the mill, get your face painted in a Halloween theme and enjoy the arts and crafts on offer.  Cream teas and light refreshments will be available in the Barn.

Tenterden Folk Festival

October sees the return of the annual Tenterden Folk Festival.  Four days of folk song, music, dance, craft and traditions.  A truly fantastic event for all the family to enjoy.  Stay close for the whole weekend and bring your tent for some camping nearby!

Pick Your Own Pumpkin Sevington

Pick Your Own Pumpkin in Sevington, welcomes you to become a ‘Pumpkin Picker’ and choose your perfect pumpkin for the Halloween celebrations!  This is such a fun event for the whole family to get involved in.  Entry is FREE, just pay for what you pick!  Don't forget to wear your wellies!

Rare Breeds Centre

Halloween Fear and Fun at the Rare Breeds Centre!  Fabulous fun for all the family with a spooky trail to complete, a fancy dress competition, Meet some scary Halloween characters as you wander around the farm.  Will you be brave enough to take part in The Devils Pig Race?