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Halloween Half Term Fun

Saturday 21 October 2017 10:00 - Sunday 05 November 2017 16:00

Come and join us during half term

Spooky Tree Trail 10 am - 5pm

Man-eating plant horrors, talking trees and strange characters lurking in the garden.

You will be scared witless or laugh out loud!!

Uncover the botanical truth about some pretty scary trees. 

Trail costs £1 - chocolate treat, garden admission applies.

Trail takes about an hour.


Family Crafts 1 - 3 pm

Wednesday 25th, Friday 27th, Monday 30th October & Wednesday 1st November

Make a spider's web in the shape of a dream-catcher and create a leaf creature.  

20 minute activity approx.


Tuesday 31st October

The Dracula Show

Count Cottonbud has lost his scare and needs some help to get it back. Can you help him?

If you enjoyed the puppet show at our Children's Fun Day in July then you will love this show full of music and laughter for children of all ages.

To be held in the Visitor Centre, Hulme Room - £2 per child - tickets on the door

1.00 - 1.30 pm


1.45 - 2.15 pm


2.30 pm - 3.00 pm



Who is it suitable for?

Families - toddlers to 12 yr olds

What does it cost?

Trail £1 per child with a chocolate treat. Craft sessions are free and will take place in the Coach House situated in the centre of the garden. Garden admission applies. Dracula Show £2 per child.

How do I book a place or find out more?

No just turn up on the day.

Venue Details

Visitor Centre & the Gardens