Half Term Holiday Guide

Find out what’s on in, and around, Bury during the half term holidays!

Mini Mornings – Disney’s Christopher Robin – 20th-25th October 2018 - A working class family man, Christopher Robin, is under pressure from work to cancel his family plans, until his old friend Winnie the Pooh comes to his rescue. Cost: £2.49 When: 10am Where: Vue Cinema, The Rock, Bury
Bury Rocks Workshop – 23rd October 2018 - To commemorate the 100 year anniversary since the end of the First World War, the Fusilier Museum are teaming up with Bury Rocks to do something really special to remember the fallen. Paint a rock in remembrance and leave it at the museum for...
Greater Manchester Police Museum Open Day – 23rd October 2018 - Greater Manchester Police Museum is open every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the school holidays. When: 10:30am – 15:30pm (last entry 3pm) Where: 57A Newton Street, Manchester M1 1ET Cost: Free
Paper Pop Up Craft Workshop – 24th October 2018 - Join Bury Transport Museum over the half term holiday for a drop in Craft Workshop.  Make paper pop ups in whatever theme you like, your favourite tv character, vampire… the choice is yours. Entry to the Museum is free.  Entrance into the Craft Workshop...
Greater Manchester Police Museum Open Day – 25th October 2018 - Greater Manchester Police Museum is open every Tuesday and Thursday throughout the school holidays. When: 10:30am – 15:30pm (last entry 3pm) Where: 57A Newton Street, Manchester M1 1ET Cost: Free
Halloween Party – 25th October 2018 - Come and join in the fun at The Fusilier Museum for their first spooky Halloween Party. Activities at the party will include: – pumpkin carving halloween crafts picnic bag spooky dancing fancy dress competition Places are limited so booking is essential. Cost: £9.50 per...
Haigh Woodland Park Halloween Kids Disco – 26th October 2018 - Enjoy a day of fun at Haigh Woodland Park finished off with the kids enjoying the Halloween fancy dress disco. Cost: FREE Contact: 01942 828280 When: 6pm – 8pm Where: Haigh Woodland Park, Haigh, Wigan WN2 1PE
Haigh Woodland Park Pumpkin Carving & Crafts – 26th October 2018 - Enjoy a day of fun at Haigh Woodland Park and combine it with carving your own pumpkin. Bring your pumpkin along to the Craft Marquee at Haigh Woodland Park.  Make lanterns and Halloween table decorations. Cost: £3.50 per child (with pumpkin purchased from Pumpkin...
Creepy Craft Workshop – 26th & 27th October 2018 - Frankenstein Fun! Join Bury Transport Museum over the half term holiday for a drop in Craft Workshop ideal for preparing for the Halloween Ghost Trains.  Make your own freaky monster face to wear on your trip on the train. Entry to the Museum is...
Pop Up Adventure Play – 26th October 2018 - Pop Up Adventure Playgrounds bring child-directed play to the area. There will be the opportunity to: – make dens explore create have fun The events will be running twice a month, in connection with Friday Food Night.  Adults can enjoy the Food Night, while...
Halloween Ghost Trains – 26th & 27th October 2018 - Take a ride to Rawtenstall aboard a haunted train, meeting giggling ghouls and hideous haunters along the way. Dress up in your scariest outfit and enjoy being entertained by the gaggle of ghoulish ghosts.  There will be terrifying treats at the station buffet, a...
Red House Farm Half Term Fun – 20-28th October 2018 - This half term there will be lots of activities for the whole family including: – Spook hunt Barrel train Climbing wall Inflatable slide Bouncy castle Safari run Fancy dress competition The farm shop and tea room will also be open Contact: 0161 941 3480...
Red House Farm Pumpkin Picking – 20th-28th October 2018 - Pumpkin picking is in the field across from the main farm shop car park. Don’t forget to wear sensible footwear. The farm shop and tea room will also be open Contact: 0161 941 3480 Cost: Pumpkins vary by size When: 10am – 4pm Where:...
Dino Falls Kids Go Free – 20th-28th October 2018 - This October Half Term Dino Falls are, once again, running their Kids Go FREE offer! To receive this offer, arrive before 10:30am between 20th and 28th October, print the Dino Falls October_Half_Term_Offer and hand it in at the front desk.  For every paying adult, one child...
Smithills Halloween Special 22nd – 28th October 2018 - Come and join in the fun at Smithills Farm Halloween Special. Daytime activities include: – Halloween arts & crafts spooky sweet hunt fancy dress competition face painting There is no need to book for the daytime events and normal farm entry costs apply. Evening...
Haigh Woodland Park Pumpkin Picking – 26th-28th October 2018 - Enjoy a day of fun at Haigh Woodland Park and combine it with picking your own pumpkin. Pumpkins are within an area of woodland and visitors are encouraged to find them.  Be careful though, there are also a number of ghosts and ghouls (child-friendly)...
Halloween Pumpkin Festival – 27th – 31st October 2018 - Spooky fun at Cockfields Farm. Activities will include: – Pick your own Pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch Pumpkin Carving Halloween Craft Activities Animal Activities Daily Halloween Shows Fancy Dress – with prizes to be won! Full details, and how to book, can be found here...
Hocus Pocus Wizarding Workshops – 25th-28th October 2018 - There will be fun at the farm when Merlin invites you to become Wizarding Apprentices. Fun includes: – learning how to fly broomsticks make potions harness plasma ball energy wizarding games wizard songs Suitable for ages 2 – 10 years old. Booking online is...

 

 

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