Family Halloween Celebrations – Pumpkin carving

Bedern Hall Bedern Hall, Bartle Garth, St Andrewgate, York

A family pumpkin carving workshop in the suitably spooky surroundings of our medieval hall. Soup & hot dogs & parkin for all, mulled cider, and local apple juice for the kids are included.

Halloween Traditions Family Tour

York Castle Museum Eye of York, York

This guided tour will lead you through the history of Halloween, looking at past beliefs about witches and evil spirits, as well as the origins of Halloween party games and traditions such as trick-or-treat.

Halloween Games, Crafts & Creepy Fun Story Walk

Scampston Hall Scampston Hall, Malton

Come and join our mischievous Scampston witches for some Halloween activities! Take part in ghoulish games, join in with some creepy craft sessions and try our "Monster" egg-rolling down the Mount.

York Castle Museum Haunted Halloween Tour

York Castle Museum Eye of York, York

This Halloween, step back in time with the York Castle Prison Gaoler after the lights go out… Hear foreboding stories from everyday life in the prison, learn about the gruesome punishments inflicted, the harrowing executions for those found guilty and the tales of the paranormal experienced by staff in recent years…

Agnes and the Birdman

The Blue House Bookshop The Blue House Bookshop, 10 Bootham, York

Author and illustrator, Steve Münzer will be reading from his children's book, Agnes and the Birdman, at this interactive event.

Free

Halloween Magical Mischief

Millthorpe School Millthorpe School, Nunthorpe Avenue, York

Wild Things & Hoglets Theatre would like to invite you to an evening of Halloween Magical Mischief, filled with potion making, spell casting, a spooky scavenger hunt and Halloween crafts rounded off with spooky stories around the campfire.

Fear in the Forest

Dalby Forest Dalby Forest, Dalby Visitor Centre, Low Dalby, Pickering, York

Do you dare join us as we take you on a 'spooktacular' journey in the forest? Come and meet a host of terrifying characters as we guide you through the forest at night.

Kids Halloween Party

The Black Bull The Black Bull, Hull Road, York

Our kids Halloween party is back! Includes, disco, party games and buffet.

Foss Fairy Trail Halloween Event

Pickering Station Pickering Station, Pickering

Place a pumpkin lantern at the Foss Fairy Trail! There will also be music and refreshments.

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Clifton Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Clifton Explore Rawcliffe Lane, Clifton, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

York Explore Under 5’s Storytime

York Explore Library and Archive Library Square, Museum Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

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Acomb Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Acomb Explore Library Front Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service Community Firework Display

Rawcliffe Country Park Rawcliffe Country Park, Shipton Rd, Rawcliffe, York

We’re back this year with our firework and bonfire at Rawcliffe Country Park in York. The event will include live music, raffle, fun fair and refreshments - and supported by YorkMix Radio!

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Clifton Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Clifton Explore Rawcliffe Lane, Clifton, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

York Explore Under 5’s Storytime

York Explore Library and Archive Library Square, Museum Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

Acomb Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Acomb Explore Library Front Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

Clifton Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Clifton Explore Rawcliffe Lane, Clifton, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

York Explore Under 5’s Storytime

York Explore Library and Archive Library Square, Museum Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

Acomb Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Acomb Explore Library Front Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Autumn Lights York 2021

Elvington Airfield Elvington, York

A spectacle of light coming to York, featuring a fireworks, spectacular, hot air balloon night glows, funfair, entertainers and more.

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Clifton Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Clifton Explore Rawcliffe Lane, Clifton, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

York Explore Under 5’s Storytime

York Explore Library and Archive Library Square, Museum Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Recurring

Acomb Explore Under 5’s Storytime

Acomb Explore Library Front Street, York

Join us for stories, songs and rhymes at this socially distanced event. This is suitable for under 5's with and accompanying adult. Each ticket is for 1 adult with children age under 5 years old.

Natural Christmas Crafts

Rowntree Park Rowntree Park, Terry Avenue, York

Join us for a festive time as we craft decorations made from natural resources. Think pine cones, fern, cinnamon sticks, willow, dried oranges, log circles and more! You can even make your own mini wreath and learn basic willow weaving! Make as many decorations as you want!