What’s on South Devon – Halloween and Half Term

Want to know what’s on this month –  here’s sisterkin’s round-up of events for all the family. Let’s get involved x

Halloween Scary Doors Trail at Hannah’s Newton Abbot 24 Oct – 1 Nov

We have hidden ten tiny Halloween-themed doors around the quad for children to hunt down, each with a spooky ink stamp inside. Collect them all to win a sweet treat.

Hannah’s Halloween Spooktacular 30 Oct

Dress to distress and join us for a night of Halloween hi-jinks and family-friendly spooky fun. This year’s frightful festivities include A Fete Worse than Death, Scary Doors Trail, Hannahs Haunted Hotel Ghost Walk and Creepy Creatures.

 …also at Hannah’s – Halloween Masked Ball 1 Nov

Fun for all the family at this day time rave. Future Funk Squad and Little My DJ on the multi-sensory dancefloor with glitter cannons, bubbles and giant parachute dance. Craft tables with Halloween themed crafts, giant mural and playdoh table. Play area with tents and tunnels and baby chillout space with mats and small ballpool. Free transfer tattoos, glowsticks and Happy Monkey drink to take away. Don’t forget to dress up!

http://www.discoverhannahs.org/seale-hayne

http://www.bigfishlittlefishevents.co.uk/events/bflf-south-west-halloween-masked-ball-1st-november-hannahs-at-seale-hayne/

Halloween Fun at Kent’s Cavern Torquay 24 Oct – 1 Nov

Plenty to do over October Half Term at Kents Cavern with cave tours, spooky dig and the underground pumpkin hunt.

http://www.kents-cavern.co.uk

Halloween Craft Fair at Ullacombe Farm near Bovey Tracey 30 Oct – 1 Nov

Handmade local crafts being sold in our beautiful barn. Prizes to be won in our pumpkin carving competition. Apple bobbing, spooky sweets and treats and lots more.

http://www.ullacombefarm.co.uk

Halloween half-term fun at Becky Falls near Bovey Tracey 24 Oct – 1 Nov

Pumpkin carving, slightlyscary snake shows, biscuit decorating, scary scars and, of course, mischevious meerats.

http://www.beckyfalls.com

Jollyween at Pennywell Farm – Buckfastleigh 27 Oct 30 Oct 2015

A whole week of treats without the tricks, pumpkins to carve and take home, pumpkin games and competitions and the last animal cuddles of the season.


http://www.pennywellfarm.co.uk

Sidmouth Science Festival until 18 Oct

The theme of the 2015 Festival will be ‘Science in our Lives’. This festival aims to make people aware of how the STEM subjects play a part in everyday life

http://www.sidmouthsciencefestival.org/festival/2015.aspx

Cockington Apple Day – Torquay 18 Oct

A traditional day showcasing local food, drink and handmade crafts. Watch the cider press in action and be entertained by live bands, children’s entertainers, traditional fair rides and craft based activities.

http://www.cockingtoncourt.org
Big Draw – Teignmouth 17-23 Oct

A week of creative activities including a drawing competition, an exhibition, courses and a performance.

http://www.thebigdraw.org/event/drawing_celebration_day/5689

Killerton Apple Day 17-18 Oct

A two day family festival to mark National Apple Day. For the children, there are apple-wood crafts, village fete games and a children’s bumble bee parade. Plus forage for apples.

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/killerton/

Hollywood Special Effects Show – Northcott Theatre Exeter 17 Oct

This interactive and explosive show takes families behind the scenes of many favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic. Witness a revealing insight into the world of special effects

https://exeternorthcott.co.uk

Turn the Page, Childrens’ Book Day – Totnes 17 Oct

The inaugural Children’s Book Day, featuring six leading authors and illustrators. The festival is aimed at primary school children.

http://turnthepagetotnes.org.uk

Family Festival at South Devon Railway – Buckfastleigh 24-30 Oct

Featuring a whole host of family activities to keep the children amused and entertained, plus Routemaster bus trips, a vintage fairground, face painting, a photo exhibition and loads more.

http://www.southdevonrailway.co.uk

Horror House of Fun at the Miniature Pony Centre – Near Newton Abbot 24 Oct – 1 Nov

With pony witches, mummified donkeys and a Frankenstein! As well as the free daily activities there will be a special Halloween craft workshop, demonstrations and a haunted garden treasure hunt

http://www.miniatureponycentre.com

Family Bushcraft with Adventure Academy at Parke – Bovey Tracey 25 Oct

Enjoy a morning or afternoon of bush craft fun around the campfire. Learn how to start a fire using basic materials, how to build a shelter, as well as other skills.

Snakes and Ladders Week at Powderham Castle 24-30 Oct

A thrilling half-term awaits. Children can follow the Pumpkin Trail to win their own pumpkin to carve in the Potting Shed. The braver ones can have a close encounter with Dartmoor Reptiles!

http://www.powderham.co.uk

Halloween Scary Doors Trail at Hannah’s Newton Abbot 24 Oct – 1 Nov

We have hidden ten tiny Halloween-themed doors around the quad for children to hunt down, each with a spooky ink stamp inside. Collect them all to win a sweet treat.

Hannah’s Halloween Spooktacular 30 Oct

Dress to distress and join us for a night of Halloween hi-jinks and family-friendly spooky fun. This year’s frightful festivities include A Fete Worse than Death, Scary Doors Trail, Hannahs Haunted Hotel Ghost Walk and Creepy Creatures.

 …also at Hannah’s – Halloween Masked Ball 1 Nov

Fun for all the family at this day time rave. Future Funk Squad and Little My DJ on the multi-sensory dancefloor with glitter cannons, bubbles and giant parachute dance. Craft tables with Halloween themed crafts, giant mural and playdoh table. Play area with tents and tunnels and baby chillout space with mats and small ballpool. Free transfer tattoos, glowsticks and Happy Monkey drink to take away. Don’t forget to dress up!

http://www.discoverhannahs.org/seale-hayne

http://www.bigfishlittlefishevents.co.uk/events/bflf-south-west-halloween-masked-ball-1st-november-hannahs-at-seale-hayne/

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