October Half Term in Doncaster 2022

Check out everything that we've got going on here in Doncaster this October half term!

This October half term, why not plan a family-friendly staycation in Doncaster. We have lots of award-winning attractions, a variety of tasty international cuisines, a world-class sporting event, the Rugby League World Cup, spooky Halloween events and so much more for you to come for this half term. Here are some of the things that you have to look forward to. 

RLWC2021 France Vs Greece at Eco-Power Stadium, 17th October:  With tickets from £2.21 you don't want to miss out on world class sport in our city!

Pumpkin Picking at Eastfield Farm Soft Fruit, Tickhill, 1st - 30th October: Dress up and join Eastfield Farm for some pumpkin picking fun FREE ENTRY

Halloween Shriek Week and Pumpkin Patch at Boston Park Farm, 15th - 28th October: Enjoy a Halloween pumpkin hunt around the Maize Maze and carve a pumpkin from the pumpkin patch and make your own lantern.

Cinema Fright Night at Savoy Cinema, 21st October: Get ready for the ultimate, immersive horror movie experience this Halloween!

Mystical Beasts and Creatures at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, 22nd - 24th October: Join the Yorkshire Wildlife Park for a Spooktacular event of Mystical Beasts and Creatures.

Halloween Half Term at Brodsworth at Brodsworth Hall and Gardens, 22nd - 30th October: Gather your little monsters and prepare for a ghoulishly good day out at Brodsworth Hall.

RLWC2021 Samoa Vs Greece at Eco-Power Stadium, 23rd October:  Team Samoa are staying in Doncaster during the tournament and are the team to watch! 

Forest Friends Woodland Playgroup: Halloween Half-term Fun! at Squirrel Wood, 24th - 31st October: Halloween messy play, potions in the mud kitchen, spider playdough, Halloween crafts plus the usual woodland fun!

Vue Doncaster: Mini Mornings at Vue Cinema, 24th - 31st October: Vue's Mini Morning sessions give both adults and kids the chance to experience big-screen entertainment for a very small price.

Savoy Cinema: Kids Club at Savoy Cinema, 24th - 31st October: Parents and children can enjoy a movie at the cinema for the incredibly low price of just £2.49 each.

RLWC2021 PNG V Wales at Eco-Power Stadium, 31st October: A final chance to catch a glimpse of world class rugby league right here in Doncaster this Halloween.


Halloween Quiz Night at Bake Battle & Roll, 26th October: Think you've got what it takes to win the Bake Battle and Roll Halloween Quiz? Then why not enter your team today?

Wizard Wild Cook at Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, 27th - 28th October: Come down to the woods and celebrate this enchanted season.

All Hallows’ Eve at Doncaster Little Theatre, 27th - 28th October: The Discoverers meet to discuss and plan their Halloween celebrations...

Sleeping Beauty at Cast, 27th October - 27th November: Every child’s favourite fairy-tale, Sleeping Beauty is the classic story of love and innocence, mystery and magic set to Tchaikovsky’s sublime score.

Monster’s Halloween Party at Astrabound, 28th October: Disco, fun & games, mummy wrap, face painting, dress to scare competition, tattoo station, raffle.

Ghostly Glow Walk at Sandall Park, 28th October: Join The ME Project and Friends of Sandall Park on a ghostly glow walk for a spectacularly spooky walk around Sandall Park at night! FREE Paid option available 

Sharing the Light at Cast, 28th October: DUNDU is an illuminated large-scale puppet that has enthralled spectators worldwide. Though large in size, he is a gentle creature that glides between audience members with ease and grace, tickling fancies and chins along the way. FREE but you must register 

Record Fair at Doncaster Market, 29th October: The Doncaster Market Record Fair returns outdoors for the summer! FREE to attend

Doncaster's Biggest Halloween Party Ever, 29th October: We need your help to help make this the most memorable night in Doncaster EVER!

The Twisted Knot: Spooky Halloween Workshop at the Yorkshire Hive, 29th October: Come and celebrate Halloween by creating your own Halloween themed work of art at our Spooky Halloween Workshop. 

Spooky Fireworks Spectacular at Doncaster Racecourse, 29th October: Have you made any plans for Halloween or bonfire night yet? Well, why not combine them and join us at Doncaster Racecourse for a spook-tacular family night out that you'll never forget.

Rossington Welfare: Halloween Party at Rossington Miners Welfare Ground, 29th October: Costume contest, games, music quiz, food and tuck shop, live music and pumpkin competition.

Armthorpe Community Centre: Halloween Party at Armthorpe Community Library, 29th October: Join your local community for a fun Halloween fancy dress and disco...

Cura-Care Halloween Party at Armthorpe Community Library, 30th October: A ghoulish afternoon of fun, games, dancing and great Halloween tunes by DJ Jay.

Halloween Games Evening at Bake Battle & Roll, 30th October: Join Bake Battle and Roll this October half term for their Halloween games evening...

Mr Dan Sunday Funday - Halloween edition at the Wool Market, 30th October: Join the Wool Market for their Halloween edition of Mr Dan's Sunday Funday. FREE ENTRY

Mexborough Halloween Party at Main Street, 31st October: Enjoy festival fun for Halloween in Mexborough 

Ali Bongo’s Halloween Party at Best Western Pastures Lodge, 31st October: Ali Bongo is hosting a spooky Halloween party including a disco, dance competitions, party games plus unlimited play.

Kasabian at the Dome, 31st October: Live Nation presents Kasabian plus The Lathums at Doncaster Dome! 

For lots more great idea of things, such as tours of Doncaster's stunning Minster, and events in Doncaster, please visit our website www.visitdoncaster.com