October Half Term Fun!

At Godinton House & Gardens, family workshops will run each morning Tuesday to Friday, 10 am until 12 noon.  Places will be limited and booking will be essential, familiar faces will run a range of fun, hands-on workshops. The workshop sessions will be charged at £15.00 this admission ticket is for one child and one adult.

photo credit: Stuart Kirk

Depart from Tenterden on the Kent & East Sussex Railway "Fright Night Express".  Dress to impress in your scariest finery. Entertainment will include drummers, on train entertainment, the train journey and a firework display upon arrival at Northiam station.

Pick Your Own Pumpkin in Sevington 

Choose and pick your own pumpkin for your Halloween celebrations!  The pumpkins come in different shapes, sizes and colours.  Be prepared and wear your wellies, as it is a working farm.  Booking essential.

Children's Activity Day at Singleton Environment Centre looks to be great fun!  Nature treasure trail and other outdoor activities throughout the morning, plus indoor craft workshop. Plenty of prizes. 

Give ‘em Pumpkin’ to talk about this October Half Term, and join Ashten the Pumpkin on his craft-filled workshops across Ashford and Tenterden. Get crafty and make your way round the activity table; create your very own Ashten pumpkin, spider and colouring masterpiece.

At Dobbies kids can get stuck into terrifying treats before taking part in ghoulish games and devilish dancing. Each event will hold a fancy-dress competition, so make sure your little ones wear their most Spooktacular fancy dress costume to be in with a chance of winning a prize.

Join Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway for their End of Season Parade spectacular, on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th October.  Tickets must be booked in advance for this fun filled family day out.

Dress up and come along to Willesborough Windmill family event with tours of the SCARY Mill.  There will be face painting, story time and a craft table.  Cream teas and light refreshments in the Barn Café.

This October half-term, board a train and learn more about which creatures will soon be preparing for their winter slumber as the days get shorter and colder.  Children can complete a nature quiz (or activity sheet) and make their own wildlife mask during the journey on The Kent & East Sussex Railway.

The Reindeer Centre is open this Halloween Half term from Saturday 23rd until 31st October, the big barn has been terrifyingly transformed into a creepy and spooky ghoulish area, there are lots of fun Halloween scenes for all the children and adults to enjoy.

The Victoria Park Team will be running a series of FREE spooky creative workshops for little artists. Children aged 6-10 will learn how to create creepy crafts using a range of different natural and recycled materials from mask making to jar lanterns.