Whether it is spooky train rides or pumpkin picking, there is plenty to do in the county this October
Both Halloween and October half term are just around the corner, and that means a whole week of trying to keep the kids entertained.
Luckily, there are plenty of places across Northamptonshire that are planning spooky events for either the whole of October or half term week.
From spooky train rides, to fancy dress at soft play, there is something for everyone – and even events that will keep the big kids happy too!
Below are 22 activities to with the kids in Northamptonshire this October half term and Halloween.
1. Things to do in Northamptonshire this Halloween
There is plenty to do in the county this spooky season... Photo: Various
2. Pumpkin picking at Sunshine Farm
The Brixworth farm is open for pumpkin picking on every weekend in October. A golden pumpkin will be hidden in the field every day. Whoever finds the pumpkin will win a £20 Amazon voucher.
The pumpkin patch has free entry, free parking, a free play area and a free animal viewing area. Photo: Facebook/Sunshine Farm
3. Pumpkin picking at Overstone Grange Farm
The Northampton village farm says this year's pumpkin patch is their 'biggest ever'.
The patch will be open every weekend in October and everyday from October 20 to October 29, to cover half term.
There is also a play patch and a maze for kids to enjoy.
Visit the farm's website to book tickets. Photo: Overstone Grange Farm
4. Halloween fun fair and pumpkin picking at Mini Meadows Farm
The fun fair will be take place on Saturday October 14 and Sunday October 15, and then from October 21 to October 31. There will be ghostly fun fair games, from find the key, frog flinger, duck range, ball in a bucket, spin the wheel to win a prize and more. There will also be apple bobbing and an autumn nature trail.
The pick your own pumpkin patch will be open from October 14 to October 31. Photo: Facebook/Mini Meadows Farm