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Halloween and October Half Term Events in Dorset

30th September-31st October 2019

Venue: Across Dorset

Summer might be over – but there’s loads to love about autumn… Autumn brings with it an amazing array of colours and contrasts, so whatever your plans are, step outdoors and make...

Indoor activities

Purbeck Film Festival

18th October-2nd November 2019

Venue: Various Venues

Address: Purbeck and Wareham, BH20

Celebrating its 23rd anniversary. The festival provides a rich variety of cinematic experiences across a rural area. With special puppet making and spooky animation workshops for children.


Crealy Spookfest

19th-27th October 2019

Time: 10am to 5.30pm

Venue: Crealy Theme Park and Resort

Address: Sidmouth Road, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DR

Crealy’s biggest Halloween event to date. New attractions include the Halloween Glow Show, Jester's 3D Fun Maze and the Witches of the Wilderness. Plus, the infamous Creaky Hotel will be re-opening its...

Outdoor events

Harvest and Hibernation

19th October-3rd November 2019

Time: 10am to 4pm

Venue: Kingston Lacy

Address: Wimborne Minster, BH21 4EA

Join in for some fun over half term; celebrate the harvest, autumn produce and all the beautiful autumn colour with a series of hands on activities. For more, call 01202 883402.


Crafty Fun – Paper Plate Spiders

23rd October 2019

Time: 10.30am to 11.15am

Venue: Lemur Landings

Address: Poole, BH12 4NY

Take your little lemurs along to get creative at this spooky spider Halloween themed activity. For details ring 01202 740500.

Halloween and October Half Term Events in Dorset

Halloween and October Half Term Events in Dorset

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Children's Parties in Dorset

Children's Parties in Dorset

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Dorset Schools Open Day Directory

Dorset Schools Open Day Directory

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Where's Santa in Dorset in 2019

Where's Santa in Dorset in 2019

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