PRICE -£3 per child – free for adults and accompanying under 2’s. Parental supervision essential – we advise booking in advance as there may not be spaces left on the day!

TWICE THE FUN 24th & 25th October, 2018 at 5:00pm

Our annual kids’ disco returns on not one, but two evenings! 

Dust off your best fancy dress costumes and get ready to dance, scream and play lots of party games as we celebrate the spookiest time of year!


£8 per child – includes kids’ meal and squash. Parental supervision is essential!

Hot food will be available for adults, and the bar will be open as normal.


Make a willow and tissue lantern decorated with autumn leaves collected around the Park, which will look amazing lit up at night for Halloween or Bonfire Night, or just to add a woodland glow to a room. 

Suitable for ages 5 – 10. Not suitable for under 5’s.

Sessions last approx. 45 mins and are at 9.30am, 11am, 1pm and 2.30pm and cost £4.50 per child. Booking and parental supervision essential.

Wrest Park – Ghosts, Ghouls & Goings On  22nd – 28th October

Grab your cloaks and steady your nerves as your little horrors scare themselves silly this Halloween half term. Mysterious goings-on await you at petrifying Wrest Park. Meet our gruesome guides as they take you on a journey into the puzzling past – use all your wits to solve the riddles and claim your terrifying treat. Have a got at our creepy crafts and try your hand at carving your very own petrifying pumpkin to take away.

Additional charge of £4 applies for pumpkin carving, sessions at 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3.30pm on a first come first served basis.

Woodland Walk – Fri 26 & Sat 27 Oct 

Tours at 5.30pm, 6.30pm & 7.30pm

Join Obadiah Squires and Mrs Bottom, ghost hunters and storytellers extraordinaire, on a trail through rarely trodden woodland paths this Halloween. Get ready for a mixture of spine-tingling and humorous stories that will tease and thrill, startle and shock everyone, young and old alike. This walk takes place outside, please wear clothing and shoes suitable for the weather. Tour is suitable for children as young as 5 and lasts 45mins.

Herrings Green Farm  20th – 28th October 

Get into the spirit of Halloween with the magnificent owls at Herrings Green Farm, you will have the opportunity to meet, handle and fly them. You can also practice your pumpkin carving skills and treat yourself to a Glass of witches brew and a creepy cupcake. Booking is recommended.

Moggerhanger Park 22nd & 26th October 

Join these spooky craft sessions at the Garden Rooms Cafe, each day will have a different theme (e.g. glittery pumpkins, owl hangers, glow spiders, melted lanterns, pine cone bats) and the session lasts for approximately 1 hour. Most suitable for children aged 5+ and booking is recommended.

Hobbycraft Bedford-  Free Slime making  – 22nd /24th & 26th October

Make your very own textured slime for FREE at this slime making workshop in Hobbycraft. Suitable for children aged 4+ and booking is essential.

Frosts  Willington -22nd – 28th October Wizard School

As we approach Halloween, young Witches and Wizards of all ages are invited to join our Professor at Frost’s Wizard School. No previous spellcasting is necessary during this magical thirty-five minute experience, as our Professor and the team find out if you’ve got the right stuff to make it in the world of Witches and Wizards. There will be entertainment, songs, Chocolate Apple Dunking and definitely a trick or treat (or two!) All newt-ly qualified students will receive their special certificate. Child ticket includes 1 adult admission, each additional adult is charged at £1.99

Willington 25th-28th Pumpkin Carving Get creepy this Halloween and come and carve a Pumpkin with our spooky events team. The team will be on hand to assist with those tricky designs! Included in the price is a battery operated tea light and a cup of our famous witches brew. £5.99 per child 

Clophill Eco Lodges Sat 27 October 

Celebrate this wonderful autumnal vegetable and carve a locally grown pumpkin to take home ready for Halloween (best to reserve your pumpkin online in advance). There will also be fun activities for the children, including face painting, pony rides, tumbling teddies, craft activities, a fancy dress competition and more.

The Swiss Garden –  Shuttleworth Sat 27 October

Head on over to Shuttleworth for a fun-filled evening, follow the spooky trail, join in some ghoulish games and listen to scary stories. Booking is essential and under 3s go FREE.

The Lodge Nature Reserve Sun 28 October 

Practice your pumpkin carving sills and make a birch broom to take home at this special event for families. Dress up in your best outfit and enjoy some apple bobbing and spooky storytelling. Booking is essential and adults go FREE.

Wyvale Halloween Party  Podington 24th & 26th October

Enjoy a tasty meal, make a witch’s hat, hunt spooky characters for a sweet reward, do a fun activity sheet, plus other spooktacular activities! £10 per child including a meal.

Please note that all children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.