halloween

Welcome to our autumn round up of half term, Halloween and bonfire night activities! If your event is not listed then let us know. Info correct at time of print but always double check before you go!

 

PUMPKIN PICKING

 

  • Tattershall Farm Park – upgrade your usual £6.50 Farm Park entry to include a Pumpkin Pass. You get a visit to our Pumpkin Patch to pick your own pumpkin, access to a carving area.
  • Doddington Hall: 19th – 31st October (cash only please, pay per size, while stocks last) Please note no dogs allowed on patch.
  • Uncle Henrys, Grayingham, DN21 4JD: 19th – 27th Pick your own Pumpkin for £4 per person and why not visit our Carving Station to create your own spooky design!
  • Waddingworth PYO Pumpkins, Redhouse Farm, Woodhall Spa: 19th – 31st October 10am-4pm (cash and card, pay for what you pick) No dogs allowed.
  • Rand Farm Park: 19th – 27th Free pumpkin from the pumpkin patch for each child (Included with admission to Rand Farm)
  • White Post Farm pumpkin patch £2 per pumpkin (in addition to White Post Farm entry fee)

 

THROUGHOUT HALF TERM

 Friday #50thingschallenge at National Trust locations: Belton House, Clumber Park, Tattershall Castle and more

Get your kids closer to nature with ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’. There’s plenty of outdoor activities to do all year round, from watching the sunset to creating some wild art.

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/50-things-to-do

 

  • Autumn Trail at Belton House, Belton, Grantham, Lincs, NG32 2LW

Explore Belton on an autumn trail this half term. Search for clues to accomplish Belton’s quest. Adventurers that complete a trail get a prize for all their hard work. Trails run daily from the Estate Yard.

£3 per child. 9.30am-4pm

01476 566116 belton@nationaltrust.org.uk

 

  • Halloween at the ARK Wildlife Park, West Fen Lane, Stickney, PE22 8BD

Make it a Fearsome Halloween this year at the award winning Ark wildlife park, with special Ghoulish animal encounters, What’s in the box of Horrors, Spooky scavenger hunt with prizes (all included in your standard admission price) and  scarily good Halloween treats in the Kalahari Café.

Adult £9 Child £6.50

01205 481468 www.facebook.com/pg/jurassicencounters/about/?ref=page_internal

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  • Spooky Prison at Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln, LN1 3AA

Step inside the Victorian Prison during Half Term and you will be sure to meet some unsavoury characters from Victorian England.

10am-4pm

01522 554559 www.lincolncastle.com

 

  •  Autumn self-guided family trail at Gibraltar Point, Gibraltar Rd, Skegness, PE24 4SU

Have a go at our family-fun trail around Gibraltar Point, and see what wildlife you can spot. Don’t forget to pick up your prize at the end!

£3 per child with a prize at the end when you take your completed trail back to the centre.

10.30am-3pm

www.lincstrust.org.uk

 

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  • Big Draw Festival at The Collection Museum, 1 Danes Terrace, Lincoln, LN2 1LP

After the success of last year’s Big Draw ‘Play’ events, join us this year  for our exciting Big Draw ‘Drawn to Life’ creative arts activities at the Usher Gallery. We will be linking to the Victoria and Albert exhibition and bringing our art to life in our animation course, as well as clay & animal life drawing workshops!

Amazing Animal Animation: Saturday 19th & 26th October 10am-12 noon

Get creative with our animal themed animation course, taking inspiration from the V&A exhibition & creating your very own short animation. For more details see the poster and book via the link below.

Astonishing Animal Adventures: Tuesday 22nd October 10am – 3.30pm

We will be taking over The Usher Gallery again with our creative arts family fun day! There will be animal themed creative arts, including clay workshops e.g. funky life drawing and drawing the gallery walls to life!

Workshops £3, 10.30am, 11.30 am and 1.30pm. Age 5+

Crafts & Gallery Creations £2, other art activities free.

These workshops are booked on the day of your visit.

01522 782040 www.thecollectionmuseum.com

 

Halloween

  • Spooky Spectacular Fun at Rand Farm Park, Nr Wragby, Lincoln, LN8 5NJ

Free pumpkin for every paying child, Do you dare brave the spooky walkthrough? New for 2019 is our vampire Halloween trail.

On Halloween itself you can also join us for a special spooky tea-time treat! Take a tractor ride to the Pumpkin patch where every paying child can choose a pumpkin for free. at Rand Farm Park with late night opening from 4:00pm – 6.30pm!

01673 858904 www.randfarmpark.com

 

  • Halloween Half Term at Tattershall Castle, Sleaford Rd, Tattershall, Lincs, LN4 4LR

Will you dare to explore our spooky Castle this Hallowe’en? Take our frightfully fun Hallowe’en trail and enjoy being creative with our craft activities. (Additional charges for trails and crafts).

11am-4pm

01526 342543 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tattershall-castle/whats-on

 

  •  Halloween Trail at Gainsborough Old Hall, Parnell Street, Gainsborough, DN21 2NB

Are you brave enough to complete this spooky trail? A prize awaits if you dare…Free entry for every child in costume when accompanied by a paying adult.

www.gainsborougholdhall.com/whats-on/view/halloween-trail

  

  • The Burghley Halloween Trail at Burghley House, Peterborough, PE9 3JY

During October why not come and join us for the Burghley Halloween Trail around the Sculpture Garden. Tread through the crispy Autumn leaves and find the hidden spooks to receive a treat.

Admittance is free of charge with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket, Friends of Burghley or Annual Pass

www.burghley.co.uk/events/the-burghley-pumpkin-trail/

 

 

  • Spooky Tours at Burghley House, Peterborough, PE9 3JY

Our popular Spooky Tours are returning, with local ghostly expert Martin Tempest, from Wednesday 16th to Thursday 31st October (excluding Sundays). The tours are designed to be scary but fun. Although not recommended for children under 11, we leave it up to parents to decide as you know your children best!

www.burghley.co.uk/events/the-burghley-pumpkin-trail/

 

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  • Cinema screenings at The Venue, Longdales Road, Lincoln, LN1 3DY

The following are showing over the half term, please take a look at the website for more information.

Toy Story 4 (U) 19th October 2.30pm

Downton Abbey (PG) 19th October 7.30pm and 23rd October 2.30pm

Yentl (PG) 20th October 2.30pm

The Last Tree (15) 23rd October 7.30pm

The Angry Birds Movie (U) 26th October 2.30pm

Ad Astra (12A) 26th October 7.30pm

01522 527347 www.thevenuelincoln.co.uk

 

  • Half term at Bransby Horses, Bransby, LN1 2PH

Monday 21st Pony Grooming 11.30am. Halloween crafts 1pm

Tuesday 22nd: Adoption Tour 11.30am Potions and slime making 1.30pm

Wednesday 23rd: Pony Handling 11.30am and wand making 1.30pm

Thursday 24th: Donkey pat and chat 11.30am. Halloween crafts 1pm

Friday 25th: Meet the mini Shetland’s 11.30am

Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th: Halloween day 11am

Please note there is a charge for some activities. Check website for details.

01427 788464 www.bransbyhorses.co.uk

 

  • Book sale at Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln

A chance to grab a Fiction, Non Fiction or Children’s book, DVD or CD at bargain prices.

https://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/EventsDetails.aspx?eventcode=73506

 

  • Halloween at Sundown Adventureland, Rampton, DN22 0HX

Visit us for Halloween fun with Honey and Sunny Bear

www.sundownadventureland.co.uk

 

 

  • Half term workshop at Rhythm in Movement, Clayton Road, Lincoln, LN5 8RE

Dance workshops includes Street Jazz, Ballet, Musical Lyrical, Tap and Acrobatics as well as participating in a Boogie Bounce Class culminating in a performance at the end.

All days run from 10am-4pm with optional breakfast and late pick up times for an additional hourly cost. Single days £25 and full week £80 with a 10% discount if booking and paying before July 8th or booking more than one workshop.

www.rhythminmovement.co.uk/events

 

  • Pumpkin Pass at Tattershall Farm Park, Marsh Lane, Tattershall, LN4 4JR

Pumpkin Pass – this half term you have the option to upgrade your usual £6.50 Farm Park entry to include a Pumpkin Pass. You get a visit to our Pumpkin Patch to pick your own pumpkin, access to a carving area (leave us with the mess…. besides our goats and sheep will love your leftovers!) A special homemade Halloween tasty sweet treat from our Café, A Halloween Glitter Tattoo and  A craft session

01526 348332 www.tattershallfarmpark.co.uk

 

  • Harry Trotter and the Pumpkin Patch at Pink Pig Farm, Holme Hall, Holme Lane, Scunthorpe, DN16 3RE

Join us for a magical October at our Hogfarm Wizarding School. Test out your broomstick racing skills, make your own spell-casting magic wand and compete to be the best-dressed wizard in class!

Get into the spirit of things, pick your own pumpkin from our pumpkin patch, then carve a design into it; the spookier the better! We’re planning loads of activities for wizards of all ages!

Book online. 01724 854082 www.pinkpigfarm.co.uk

 

  • Scarecrow Competition at Doddington Hall, Doddington, LN6 4RU

School children and community learning groups are invited to create a scarecrow for this year’s Build Your Own Scarecrow Competition. The entrants will be on display on the Gatehouse Lawn. Free of charge to enter and visit the display

01522 694308 www.doddingtonhall.com

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  • Halloween events hosted by ARTventurers at Witham St Hughs Village Hall, Caraway Drive, Witham St Hughs, LN6 9XG

Monday 21st: Spooktacular Halloween Party 10am Witham St Hughes Village Hall

Thursday 24th: Spell book and wand workshop at Toy Library, Waterside South, Lincoln

Friday 25th: Tots to Teens Winter Promo at The Elms Hotel, Retford

Friday 25th Spell book and wand workshop at Torworth Grange, Great North Road, Retford

www.facebook.com/pg/ARTventurersLincolnWest/events/?ref=page_internal

 

  • Kids Craft Club at Hobbycraft, Valentine Retail Park, Lincoln

Monday 21st, Wednesday 23rd and Friday 25th: Between 10.30am and 1.15pm. Halloween slime

Workshops last 30 minutes. Please bring a container to take the slime home. Age 4+. Book online. Free event

Saturday 26th: Between 10.30am and 1pm. Spider squishee making in partnership with Together for Short Lives

£2 per person. Booking required. Age 4+

0330 0261122 www.hobbycraft.co.uk/lincoln

 

  • Halloween events at Normanby Hall, Normanby, DN15 9HU

Tuesday 22nd 10.30am – 3.30pm: Room on the Broom Story telling

Wednesday 23rd 11am – 2.30pm: Lion Learners

Friday 25th 11am – 12pm: Spectacular spellbooks

Sunday 27th 3pm-7pm: Normanby Hall-o-ween Spooktacular

Monday 28th 11am-12pm: Spectac-u-lab flying monsters

01724 720588 www.normanbyhall.co.uk/whats-on/events

 

  • The Big Draw at Lincoln Cathedral

Have a go at sketching your favourite bit of Cathedral architecture – inside or out. It might be a pillar, a gargoyle or stained glass window tracery. No skills are needed, just take in the peaceful environment, ponder over the people who built and continue to conserve the magnificent building, then pick up paper and set your creative spirit free!

www.lincolncathedral.com/forthcoming-events/the-big-draw-2

 

  • Spooky Pets Pet workshops at Pets at Home, Tritton Road, Lincoln

11.30am 30minute session 19th October to 24th October

Visit your local Pets at Home store for a FREE My Pet Pals Spooky Pets Workshop, taking place every day at 11.30am during the school holidays.

www.community.petsathome.com/store/lincoln/events

 

  • Football holiday club at Lincoln City FC, Sincil Bank

Monday 21st to Friday 25th

Monday to Friday, children can be dropped off from 8:30am and need to be collected by 5:00pm and we can guarantee that your child will take part in a wide range of games to entertain and hopefully go home with a smile.

8:30am to 9:00am –  Indoor/Outdoor Activities

9:00am to 12:30pm – Football Skills and Activities

12:30pm to 1:00pm – Lunch

1:00pm to 4:30pm – Football Tournaments

4:30pm to 5:00pm – Indoor Activities

Each child will receive a certificate of the day and depending on availability have a chance to meet the players*.

www.lcfcset.com/holiday-club

 

SATURDAY 19th

 

  • Sid’s Time to Play at LPAC, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS

2.30pm £13 adult £10 child 45mins running time plus meet and greet 3+

This enthralling show is packed full of fun games and interactions. It’s all carefully guided by your host to keep everyone involved in the right way. Sid’s own brand of comedic playfulness and spontaneous interaction means a good time is guaranteed for everyone, young or old.

www.lpac.co.uk

 

 

  • Craft afternoon – Beautiful Bunting at The International Bomber Command Centre, Canwick Hill, Lincoln, LN4 2RF

12pm-3pm

Join us for our free family craft workshop! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Create some beautiful bunting and enjoy a bit of good old-fashioned cutting and sticking!

www.internationalbcc.co.uk

SUNDAY 20th

 

  • Pumpkin Sunday Funday at Stourton Estates, Top Yard Farm, Baumber, Horncastle, LN9 5PB

Open 10-4pm, with free entry to the Arboretum to enjoy the beautiful autumn colours, book online to go on a fully guided Deer Rut safari, with have-a-go circus skills and pumpkin trails available too!

www.stourtonestates.co.uk

 

  • The girl that fell into a musical at LPAC, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS

1pm and 6.30pm. £12.50 adult £10.50 child 2 ½ hours inc interval

An original story about a girl who finds herself in a musical nightmare after falling asleep in a drama class. Performed by some of Lincolns most talented performers from “The Reach Performers Company”.

www.lpac.co.uk

 

 

SUNDAY 20th and MONDAY 21st

 

  • Discover: Stories and sprites at Clumber Park, Worksop, S80 3AZ

Spend some time in our woodland story corner before heading out in to the woods with our Discovery guides to create your own tree sprite.

11am-12.30pm

01909 544917 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park

 

MONDAY 21st

 

  • Interactive Story Time – Room on the Broom at Tattershall Farm Park, Marsh Lane, Tattershall, LN4 4JR

Join Kirsty from Rhubarb Theatre as she tells this family favourite in her own charming and very unique way. Performances last 50 minutes and combine music and movement to bring this hugely popular tale to life. The tickets are free and included in the usual £6.50 farm park entry (under 2’s are free) but spaces are limited.

01526 348332 www.tattershallfarmpark.co.uk

 

 

MONDAY 21st to FRIDAY 25th

  • Halloween craft workshops at Burghley House, Peterborough, PE9 3JY

Our popular Spooky Tours are returning, with local ghostly expert Martin Tempest, from Wednesday 16th to Thursday 31st October (excluding Sundays). The tours are designed to be scary but fun. Although not recommended for children under 11, we leave it up to parents to decide as you know your children best!

www.burghley.co.uk/events/the-burghley-pumpkin-trail

 

 

MONDAY 21st TO THURSDAY 31st

 

  • Halloween Festival at White Post Farm, Farnsfield, NG22 8HL

Join us this October for our Halloween Festival, where you’ll be able to go to Broomstick School, make some slime or even have a dance in Dracula’s Disco. Whatever you choose to do, you’ll be in for some frighteningly free-range fun!

www.whitepostfarm.co.uk

 

TUESDAY 22ND

 

  • Bamboozle Theatre: Pulse at Lincoln Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EY

Performances at 11am, 12.15pm and 3.15pm. Running time 45 mins. Pay what you decide event.

Featuring captivating visual effects, puppetry, live music and a sprinkling of water, Bamboozle Theatre’s Pulse will immerse you into the world of Patience, Bird and Clanky Jane. Especially designed as a Relaxed performance, Pulse is ideal for children aged 5 and up with families or Year 2 upwards in a school group.  It’s particularly welcoming to learning disabled children and children on the autistic spectrum.

01522 873894 www.lincolndrillhall.com

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  • Pumpkin Carving – Hartsholme Country Park, Skellingthorpe Rd, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm to 2.30pm

Join Park Rangers to design and carve your very own jack o lantern to ward of the evil spirits. There is a charge of £3 50 per child for this event. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is aimed at children aged 4 to 13 years

Meet at 1pm inside the Visitor Centre

01522 873735 email hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

 

  • Pumpkin Carving – Arboretum, Monks Road, Lincoln

10am to 11.30am

Join Park Rangers to design and carve your very own jack o lantern to ward of the evil spirits. There is a charge of £3 50 per child for this event. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is aimed at children aged 4 to 13 years

The activity is taking place at the Café.

01522 873735 email hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

 

 

WEDNESDAY 23rd

 

  • Garden Detectives at Belton House, Belton, Grantham, Lincs, NG32 2LW

Discover the untold stories of Belton’s gardens with our interactive tour. It’s been specially designed for families with children aged 5 years and over in mind.

11am-12pm. £3 per child £3 per adult. Booking essential

01476 566116 belton@nationaltrust.org.uk

 

 

  • Discover: Funky Fungi at Clumber Park, Worksop, S80 3AZ

Discover fungi crafts in our Discovery Centre; there’s something for everyone and an opportunity to take your own funky fungi home.

12.30pm-3.30pm

01909 511078 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park

 

 

  • Wednesday story time at Bracebridge Heath Library and Community Hub, London Road, Bracebridge Heath

Happens the 4th Wednesday of every month.

11am-11.30am

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/EventsDetails.aspx?eventcode=73373

 

  • Diddy Disco at Lincoln Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EY

10.30am Adults £3 Children free

 

Join us for our hip club for under 7s and their happening parents! We play a bit of everything from current tunes to rock and roll to disco, mixing it up to make it fun for children and mums and dads alike! All children must be accompanied, and face-painting is also available.

01522 873894 www.lincolndrillhall.com

 

  • Interactive Story Time – Room on the Broom at Tattershall Farm Park, Marsh Lane, Tattershall, LN4 4JR

Join Kirsty from Rhubarb Theatre as she tells this family favourite in her own charming and very unique way. Performances last 50 minutes and combine music and movement to bring this hugely popular tale to life. The tickets are free and included in the usual £6.50 farm park entry (under 2’s are free) but spaces are limited.

01526 348332 www.tattershallfarmpark.co.uk

 

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  • See Chase and Marshall at St Marks, Lincoln.

11am-4pm

Join St Marks Shopping Centre on Wednesday 23rd October for FREE family fun, as Chase and Marshall from PAW Patrol will be joining us:

Chase: 11am / 12pm / 1pm / 2pm / 3pm. Marshall: 11.30am / 12.30pm / 1.30pm / 2.30pm / 3.30pm

Whilst no booking is required, we do advise that you arrive early to avoid disappointment.

www.stmarks-lincoln.co.uk

 

 

  • The Victorians at Museum of Lincolnshire Life, Burton Rd, Lincoln, LN1 3LY

10am-4pm

Go back in time to the Victorian times at the Museum of Lincolnshire Life! Meet the kitchen maid, laundress, schoolteacher, chemist, gentleman on his penny farthing and even buy some traditional sweets from the Co-op shop.

Admission charges apply – £2.50 Adult, £1.00 Child/Concession, £5.00 Family Ticket (2 adults, 3 children)

www.facebook.com/pg/Museumoflincolnshirelife/events/?ref=page_internal

 

  • Rhyme Time at Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ

10.30am – 11.30am

No Booking required

Babies and children who love books and have the pleasure of hearing stories and rhymes have a flying start when it comes to learning to read by themselves.

Sessions incorporate a mix of songs, rhymes, rhythm and movement as well as providing the opportunity to share games, novelty books and toys.

Children are never too young to join the library; it is free and lots of fun!

www.better.org.uk/library/lincolnshire/lincolncentrallibrary/timetable

 

  • Evacuation to Lincolnshire – Free family fun day at The International Bomber Command Centre, Canwick Hill, Lincoln, LN4 2RF

Join the team for a day of fun for all the family and learn all about evacuation and rationing. Including:

Arts and Crafts – design your own sock puppets, decorate biscuits and much more, Try on uniforms and costumes from the time, Object handling – authentic and replicas items to explore, Competition for the best dressed evacuee

www.internationalbcc.co.uk

 

  • Captain Flinn & The Pirate Dinosaurs – The Magic Cutlass at New Theatre Royal, Clasketgate, Lincoln

Performances at 1.30pm and 3.30pm Running Time 60minutes. Age 3+

Captain Flinn is ready for an adventure! Les Petits theatre company return to the high seas after their hugely successful shows David Walliams’ The First Hippo on the Moon and Adventures in Wonderland.

www.newtheatreroyallincoln.ticketsolve.com/shows/873609187?_ga=2.171819945.866585193.1570626818-1368661932.1570626818

 

 

WEDNESDAY 23rd to SATURDAY 26th

 

  • Lincoln Ghost Walk – ghost stories and a little history

The Original Lincoln Ghost Walk runs ALL YEAR ROUND AND EVERY BANK HOLIDAY, every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and bank holidays at 7pm from the Tourist Information Centre in Castle Square. NO NEED TO BOOK just turn up 10 minutes before the start.

Adults £5.00 Children (under 12) £3

www.lincolnghostwalks.co.uk

 

  • Dark Magic at Doddington Hall, Doddington, LN6 4RU

7pm, 7.30pm, 8pm, 830pm and 9pm. Tickets: Adult £14 and child £7

Bring your wand for some adventures and scary surprises in the creepy, moonlit gardens. Your guide on this journey will help you master all the forms of sorcery required to combat Dark Magic and free Doddington Hall from an ancient hex that occurs each Halloween.

Scary fun for all ages on a darkly magical night you won’t forget! Are you brave enough to enter the darkness?

01522 694308 www.doddingtonhall.com

 

 

THURSDAY 24th

 

  • Mission Save the World at Terry O’ Toole Theatre, Moor Lane, North Hykeham, Lincoln, LN6 9AX

Captain Clever is super-good at code breaking and problem solving, Captain Conker is super-fast and not scared of anything [Except spelling!], but our intrepid Superheroes have a BIG problem: a very disgruntled Mission Control [Voiced by Sue Johnston OBE].  As they race against the clock, a tadpole catching competition challenges the dynamic duo to harness their strengths and overcome their differences. Working as a team, can they save the world …together! T: £8.00 F: £28.00 Showing 12pm

01522 883311 www.terryotooletheatre.org.uk

 

  • Pumpkin Carving – Boultham Park, Rookery Lane, Lincoln, LN6 7PH

 

10am to 11.30am

 Join Park Rangers to design and carve your very own jack o lantern to ward of the evil spirits. There is a charge of £3 50 per child for this event and booking is essential. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is aimed at children aged 4 to 13 years

 Location The activity is taking place from 10.00am to 11.30am meet outside the Café.

01522 873735 email hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

 

  • Mask Making – Hartsholme Country Park, Skellingthorpe Rd, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

1pm to 2.30pm

Come along to our mask making event and make a scary mask in time for the spookiest day of the year! There is a charge of £3 50 per child for this event. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is aimed at children aged 4 to 13 years

Meet at 1pm inside the Visitor Centre

01522 873735 email hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

 

  • Mucky Pups play session and Whisby Natural World Centre, Whisby, Lincoln

 

11am-12pm Suitable for children aged 0 to 5 years.

Little ones – wear some old clothes for some seriously messy fun! With sticky hands and squishy textures, inspire their curiosity by exploring shaving foam, rice, gloop, paint, modelling, painting, rolling, printing, sticking, all kinds of stuff.  The messier the better!

Squash and a snack are included for the little ones and for the big kids bringing them a complimentary tea or coffee!

www.naturalworldcentre.co.uk/whats-on/children

 

 

THURSDAY 24th to SUNDAY 27th

 

  • Frequency Festival. Various venues including Lincoln Castle.

Streets, screens and public spaces across the city will be bursting with exciting exhibitions, talks, workshops and live performances by artists exhibiting across the UK and beyond.

Come and explore immersive and interactive digital experiences; discover thought-provoking and playful exhibitions; get inspired in our family-friendly workshops and activities; and get involved in the debates about digital culture that affect us all.

www.frequency.org.uk

 

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THURSDAY 24th to MONDAY 28th

 

  • Halloween Trail – Hartsholme Country Park, Skellingthorpe Rd, Lincoln, LN6 0EY

12pm to 3pm

Only for the brave, prepare to be scared out of your skin on our creepy Halloween Trail, which will lead you if you make it to a delicious and ghoulish treat! There is a charge of £3 50 per child for this event. All children must be accompanied by an adult. This activity is aimed at children aged 4 to 13 years.

Get your trail sheet anytime between 12.00pm and 3.00pm from the Visitor Centre

01522 873735 email hartsholmecp@lincoln.gov.uk

 

 

 

FRIDAY 25th

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  • Free Halloween face painting at Waterside Shopping Centre, Lincoln

We’ve invited Lincoln Mums, Lollipops Face Painting and Glitter Body art into the centre to stage a spooky face painting session – for FREE!

Jane will be on the lower level from 11am to 3pm on 25th October to give you a Halloween makeover!

https://www.watersideshopping.com/EventInfo?id=5734

 

  • Meet Granny Moon at Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln, LN1 3AA

Join Author Grant Koper and illustrator Charli Robinson for the launch of Granny Moon’s latest royal adventure.

01522 554559 www.lincolncastle.com

 

  • Discover: Funky Fungi at Clumber Park, Worksop, S80 3AZ

Discover fungi crafts in our Discovery Centre; there’s something for everyone and an opportunity to take your own funky fungi home.

12.30pm-3.30pm

01909 511078 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park

 

  • Lego Club at Branston Community Library, Station Road, Branston, LN4 1LH

4-5pm

Join us for a fun filled hour of Lego building! Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Places limited. Please email library for details branstonlibrary@gmail.com

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/EventsDetails.aspx?eventcode=72725

 

  • Lil Pacs – Arts and crafts with Lou at LPAC, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS

10am-11.30am

Fun creative play sessions led by storytellers, musicians and artists: perfect for parents and toddlers.

Friday Mornings in Zing Cafe Bar. FREE ENTRY

www.lpac.co.uk

 

  • Halloween Lock Down at Jump Inc, Sunningdale Trading Estate, Lincoln, LN1 6UB

6pm – 9pm

Will you enter the Haunted House? Our huge trampolining and inflatable parks have been taken over by creatures from the afterlife… Will you be daring enough to face them?

www.jump-inc.uk/offers-events/freak-out-lockdown

 

FRIDAY 25th and SATURDAY 26th

 

  • Castle Ghost Tours at Tattershall Castle, Sleaford Rd, Tattershall, Lincs, LN4 4LR

If you’re really into the supernatural, we offer a delve into the world of ghosts and ghouls with Halloween Ghost Tours, where tall tales are made real in the black of night. It’s an experience you won’t forget. This is a popular event, so don’t forget to book!

01526 342543 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/tattershall-castle/whats-on

 

 

SATURDAY 26th

 

  • Ghostly Halloween Hall at Gunby Hall Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens, Spilsby, PE23 5SS

11am-5pm

Experience Gunby Hall as you never have before: cobwebs, darkened rooms and lots of ghostly guides. It will make you scream for more! Enjoy yummy seasonal treats in the tea-room. Discover plenty of autumnal colour in the gardens.

Families welcome. Some small children may find it too scary.

Dress up in your scariest outfit and see if you can frighten our ghosts!

01754 890102 gunbyhall@nationaltrust.org.uk

 

  • Lego Club at Lincoln Central Library, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 1EZ

2pm-3pm

No Booking required – drop in family fun

www.better.org.uk/library/lincolnshire/lincolncentrallibrary/timetable

 

 

SATURDAY 26th and SUNDAY 27th

 

  • Halloween weekend at Heckington Windmill, Hale Rd, Heckington, NG34 9JW

 

12pm-4pm

Pumpkins, spiders and for children, a special hunt around the windmill.

www.heckingtonwindmill.org.uk/special-events.html

 

 SUNDAY 27th

 

  • Halloween on Lincolnshire Wolds Railway

Halloween special – spooky entertainment when you ride on the ghost train!

Trains hourly 2.45pm – 5.45pm.

www.lincolnshirewoldsrailway.co.uk

 

  • Halloween in the forest hosted by Go Ape at Normanby Hall, DN15 9HU

5pm-6.30pm

Get the family together for some fearsome fun this Halloween and tackle a Treetop Adventure course with a ghostly twist. Take on stepping stones and bridges up in the trees, before finishing with a thrilling zip wire – just watch out for the spooks!

www.facebook.com/events/516220065604938/

 

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SUNDAY 27th to WEDNESDAY 31st

 

  • Halloween at Belvoir Castle, NG32 1PE

11am-12.30pm and 2pm-3.30pm

Enjoy a fantastic family-fun fright fest as Belvoir Castle opens its doors to those brave enough to enter!

Dare to climb the haunted hill to the Castle. Cuddle around a crone’s cauldron in Belvoir Castle’s Dooms. Hear how the real Witches of Belvoir came to a sticky end. Explore the Castle, search for clues, complete your special spooky spell and receive rewards. Become a fully-fledged member of the Belvoir Wizards and Witches Club. You’ll meet guides dressed in spectacular Halloween costumes, carve pumpkins in the Castle’s kitchens and enjoy Halloween-themed refreshments. Children tickets are £10 includes pumpkin. £18 adult

01476 871001 www.belvoircastle.com/halloween-at-belvoir-castle

 

 

MONDAY 28th

 

  • Discover: Funky Fungi at Clumber Park, Worksop, S80 3AZ

Discover fungi crafts in our Discovery Centre; there’s something for everyone and an opportunity to take your own funky fungi home.

12.30pm-3.30pm

01909 511078 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park

 

 

THURSDAY 31st

 

  • Halloween Spooktacular at Marshall’s Yard, Gainsborough, DN21 2NA

Join us for a Spooktacular evening from 4pm until 7pm at Marshall’s Yard with plenty of treats and the odd trick… join us if you dare!!

– Marshall’s Yard spooky fancy dress parade and competition – prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place plus a great prize for the best dressed family!

– Create your own pumpkin workshop

– Get creative in our scary slime workshop

– Free face painting 4pm – 6pm

– Live music entertainment starts

– Performances from stilt walkers, dance troupes plus a spectacular fire act at 6:30pm

www.marshallsyard.co.uk/events/halloween-spook-tacular

 

 

 

FIREWORK DISPLAYS

 

 

26th October:     Lincolnshire Showground

1st November:   Lincoln Rugby Club Fireworks and fun fair £5 entry £16 family

2nd November:   Belvoir Castle £10 adult, Child £5 (Family of 4 £25)

Witham St Hughs Bonfire and Fireworks

Firework Extravaganza at Kelham Hall, Newark

East Kirkby Fireworks Display and Night Run

3rd November:   Lindum Sports Association

4th November:   Pink Pig Farm – Silent fireworks

Caistor Lions Annual bonfire and fireworks

5th November:   Lincoln City Football Club – https://www.weareimps.com/news/2019/october/190926-sincil-bank-fireworks/

5th November: The Royal Oak Aubourn annual firework display

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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