October half-term and Halloween in and around Buckinghamshire

This half-term is jam-packed with spooky trails, autumn crafts and lots and lots of pumpkins around Buckinghamshire. Here are some great places to join in the fun.



Over the October half term, there will be plenty of spooky goings on for your children to enjoy. From the haunting trail running daily to autumn '50 Things', visit us for a fun family day out at Stowe.

A single fallow deer in the autumn at Ashridge

Half term and Hallowe'en at Ashridge 

There's a Hallowe'en trail and spooky crafts to create at Ashridge this half-term. Or take a walk in the woods and see if you can spot any stags strutting their stuff to impress their herd.

Children carving pumpkins at Hallowe'en at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire


Get the kids outdoors this October half-term to enjoy nature trails and lots of horrible Hallowe'en activities. Play outside, make new friends and discover a world of fun and exploration.

A visitor holding a pumpkin


Hughenden Manor has learnt that all everyone wants to do at the end of October is carve a great big pumpkin. There are 1600 pumpkins arriving in October so make sure you bag yours.

Children enjoying Halloween at Wenlock Edge


Come and explore our mysterious woodland lair at Cliveden. See if you can spot one of the bats who call it home and get crafty in our autumnal art tent.