Things to do in Milton Keynes this October half-term

Discover the best things to do this October half-term in Milton Keynes!

Embrace the autumn spirit with our handpicked list of exciting events and attractions for kids and families. From pumpkin patches to thrilling adventures, we’ve got you covered. Make this half-term unforgettable with our top recommendations!

October half term 2023

Whether you’re 8 or 80+, step outdoors and embrace the fresh air! Rain or shine, Urban Battlefields promises an unforgettable day of non-impact outdoor laser tag fun. Join us for an exceptional experience in the great outdoors, no matter the weather!”

October Half-Term 2023

23rd, 25th & 27th October

Join Midsummer Place on October 23, 25, and 27 as “Dracula” hosts exciting, free Halloween parties for kids at 11 am and 2 pm daily. Enjoy a Halloween dance, and get a chance to win various prizes. Each event will run for around 45 minutes.

21-22 October

21st – 31st October

The Willen Lake Halloween Trail is back! You and your children can follow the trail, answer the questions and earn a sweet treat. It’s free and fun for the family!

October Half Term 2023

27th October, 4:30pm-6pm

Halloween UV Disco at Broughton Fields Primary School. Join the fun with dance music, games, and prizes. Tickets at £5 per child (2 years+), including hot dog and drink. Parents/carers and under-2s free.

October Half Term 2023

Get ready for a pumpkin extravaganza at Patch MK! They’ve grown an impressive 61 pumpkin and squash varieties, offering over 500,000 options. It’s the ultimate pumpkin-picking paradise for fall enthusiasts. Don’t miss out on this incredible selection!

October Half Term 2023

Get your little ghouls and boys ready for a fang-tastic time at Thrift Farm’s Halloween Hocus Pocus event! Pumpkin Patch, Pumpkin Carving, Halloween Dig, Spooktacular Crafts, and more!

October Half Term 2023

After a spectacular first season for Land of Lights Milton Keynes, the festival is back for 2023. Look forward to a brand-new trail featuring 12 incredible worlds inspired by legendary fairytales and iconic characters.

Stony Stratford Pumpkin Trail

Stony Stratford Pumpkin Trail

21st – 31st October

Get your tickets for this year’s Stony Stratford Pumpkin Trail at Odell & Co Ltd (60 High Street), and have fun finding the hidden pumpkins!  It is open to all with a suggested donation of 50p with proceeds going to Russell Street School Parent’s Association.

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