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Things to do this Halloween & Half term

19/10/2017 Jo Bailey General, News

Are you wondering what to do when schools break up for the Autumn half term? We’ve rounded up a few great family activity ideas and things to do in Bristol, Bath & South Wales for this coming Halloween & half term.


If you need to head indoors the M Shed is displaying over 100 spectacular images from the renowned wildlife photography competition from the Natural History Museum.


Are you ready for a Spooktacular Halloween at Wild Place Project this Halloween? From the 21st – 29th October your whole family can spot all the magical creatures in the shadows.


All aboard! Avon Valley Railway Spooky Half Term Trains which will be offering FREE rides for children in fancy dress.

Are you brave? Make it to the end of Prior Park’s spooky trail and you will win a prize, but watch out for the giant Halloween Bats!


Don’t forget that you can pick your own pumpkin from thousands at Farrington’s Farm Shop Spookley Pumpkin Festival from the 21st – 31st October 2017.

South Wales

Watch some Halloween classics like Ghostbusters,  Hocus Pocus & Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride in Cardiff’s Castle underground cinema or enjoy the Ghostly Knights around the Castle grounds.


‘Jump’ out of your skin at Go Scare Halloween Party at Go Air Trampoline Park Cardiff on the 26th, 27th or 28th October 2017.


Or try something different!

Get a bird’s-eye view of the Autumn explosion of colours, from a hot-air balloon over the woods and countryside, this unique family adventure is possible for anyone over the age of 7 years old. Flights with Bailey Balloons take place till the end of October across Bristol, Bath & South Wales. Your flight will include Champagne or Orange Juice on landing, and a personalised flight certificate and of course amazing views. In flight photos can be purchased to commemorate your family adventures.  Book yours here:

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