Saturday 26th October 2019 10.30am – 12pm – Helmsley Library FREE session of lego modelling
Sunday 27th October 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Halloween at Scampston Spooky Stories and Creepy Crafts Drop-in creepy crafts session (take part for as little or as long as you like!) All children dressed in costume will gain FREE entry on event days.
Monday 28 October 2019 10:30am – 3pm (drop in anytime) The Moors National Park Centre Ghostly Treasure Hunt: Suitable for all the family. Adult: Free Child: £3
There are loads more activities, events, Halloween Parties and days out ideas for over Half Term on the October Half Term & Bonfire Night section of the website.
2. Explore the Outdoors We live in such a beautiful area and are spoilt for choice when it comes to parks and places for a walk/bike ride. Why not set yourself the challenge of trying a new park over the holidays? We have lots of ideas on the website here.
Or why not visit the seaside. We are in easy reach of so many lovely beaches. See the website for ideas and more detail.
3. Nature Trails
Dalby Forest is a great place to visit in Autumn with some lovely trails, perhaps take a picnic and spend the whole day there. Read more here
5. Ideas for Free Fun Further Afield If you fancy a change and can go a little further afield then here are some other free options:
Valley Gardens – Harrogate
York City Walls Walk – York
National Railway Museum – York
Brimham Rocks – Summerbridge
Peasholm Park – Scarborough
Streetlife Museum of Transport – Hull
Kids go FREE at Harlow Carr this Half Term Enjoy a witchy adventure with Room on the Broom at RHS Garden Harlow Carr from 27th October – 4th November. Follow a spooky trail around the garden and take part in creepy crafts and a variety of outdoor workshops and storytelling
6. Eating Out If you’re looking to eat out at some point over the holiday’s we have lots of family friendly places in Ryedale and beyond listed on the website.