Halloween half term fun at Osterley Park & House this October
By Kingston People | Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 10:11
October 2013 half term break activity ideas near Kingston
For those of you looking to make the most of Halloween being part of the half term holiday this year, Osterley Park & House is holding a pumpkin festival on 26 and 27 October.
Osterley will also be holding a series of half term family fun trails giving children the chance to explore the gardens for themselves.
Families can also challenge each other to a game of conkers on 30 October as part of Osterley's "50 things to do before you're 11 3/4" series of events.
For those of you looking for something spooky to do near Kingston this October half term break, Osterley Park & House is holding a pumpkin festival on Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 October.
Activities for the Halloween event will include apple bobbing, marshmallow toasting, pumpkin carving, pinning the tail on the black cat, as well as a spooky trail and autumn leaves kick-abouts for the more adventurous. The really brave can try their hand at "splat the bat" and "beastly boxes". And there'll be a treat for anyone who wears fancy dress.
For the whole of the Autumn half term, the house will be holding family fun trails between 26 October and 3 November, giving children the chance to explore the house and gardens.
And, on 30 October between 12-4pm, as part of Osterley's "50 things to do before you're 11 3/4" activities, children can take part in conker championships. Osterley is full of conkers at this time of year so you can challenge all the family to a game.
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