Friday half term events

Here is a list of all the Halloween and non Halloween events happening nearby on Friday 2nd November! Click here to see what’s on the rest of half term.  Don’t forget to check out our days out  page too, and like us on facebook to stay up to date with everything going on for Knutsford families!!

Please make sure you check details with the venue before you go.

Mini Professors half term special

St John’s Toft Church Hall, Toft – Fri 2nd Nov 9:30 – 10:10am (2-3yrs), 10:30 – 11:10am (3-5yrs)

Join Amy with your 2-5 year old and help them learn and create their own chemical reactions in a fun and safe environment. For half term there are PAYG places for £6.50 each or if you can make it every week why not book on for 3 week trial for only £15. Mini Professors offers hands on science fun. Each week there is a new topic that the children get to explore through the use of stories, experiments, singing and most importantly whilst having fun. For more details or to book, click here

Tot Bag Half Term Bonfire craft event

Seven Sisters Ice Cream Farm, Knutsford – Fri 2nd Nov 11am – 1pm 

Come join us for some nature craft at Seven Sisters Ice Cream Farm! The craft will be bonfire themed, including rocket making, pebble painting and bird feeders. £3 for 3 activities per child redeemable against any of our products. Check us out @totbaguk. Just turn up from 11 grab yourself a coffee and we’ll create some amazing crafts with your kids! Click for more details

NCT Knutsford Bumps Babes and Beyond

Wine and Wallop, Knutsford – Fri 2nd Nov 12-2pm

Come and join us for a chat, coffee and maybe some lunch at Wine & Wallop in Knutsford. Parents (or soon to be parents) with bumps, babies and toddlers welcome!
We will meet on the terrace. It’s upstairs but the friendly bar staff will help with pushchairs. There are some toys and books for the older ones, space for the youngest ones and a well stocked bar and kitchen for the rest of us! Click for more details

The Wolf and Peter

The Lowry, Manchester – Friday 2nd Nov – Sat 3rd Nov

In this energetic new work, David Bolger has taken this timeless story of courage and imagination as inspiration, and here… the story is told through the eyes of a Wolf! Filled with dance and live music, this fun and richly theatrical production will take children and their families on a thrilling adventure to explore and discover contemporary dance and performance at its best. Tickets from £11.50. Click for more details

Halloween at Seven Sisters

Seven Sisters Ice Cream Farm, Knutsford – Sat 27th Oct – Sat 3rd Nov (closed Mon and Tues)

Join us for a Spooky Maize Maze with live Boo Crew, apple bobbing, pumpkin carving, treats for the best fancy dress, goulish flavours of icecream and scary cakes and bakes! Last entry to maze 4pm Weds – Sat, 3pm Sunday. Click here for more details

Ghostly Goings-On at Quarry Bank

Quarry Bank Mill, Wilmslow – Sat 27th Oct – Fri 2nd Nov

Join us for a week of Halloween fun. Scare yourself on a spooky tour of the Apprentice House and toast a ghostly marshmallow over a campfire. In the mill you can dress up and ‘snap a spook’ or join in with haunting crafts. Activities will take place at the Apprentice House and within the Learning Space. Free event (admission applies). Click for more details

Brereton Heath LNR Halloween Trail

Brereton Heath Local Nature Reserve, Brereton – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Some spooky visitors are visiting the Nature Reserve this half-term! Can you explore the park and find them all? Pick up a map from the visitor centre  (9am -4pm) and get searching around the park. Click for more details

Halloween Safari (and kids go half price!)

Knowsley Safari Park – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

There’s a Halloween buzz on safari this October Half Term! Not only have we got some spooky family activities planned across the school holiday but we’ve also got a fantastic offer. Kids go half price all half term! Click for more details

Halloween Trail and Spooky Tunnel

Biddulph Grange Garden, Biddulph – Sat 27th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Follow the clues around the garden and brave our spooky tunnel. £2.50 per child including small prize. Admission fees apply, no need to book. Click for more details

Halloween at Reaseheath Zoo

Reaseheath Zoo, Nantwich – Sat 27th Oct – Sun 4th Nov 

Our Halloween Spooktacular is always a firm favourite with our guests. With spooky Zoo trails, and themed Halloween activities- not to mention that we decorate the Zoo to make it look SUPER SPOOKY; Halloween at the Zoo is not to be missed! Click for more details

Tegg’s Nose Country Park Halloween Trail

Tegg’s Nose Country Park, Macclesfield – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

Some spooky visitors are visiting the park this half-term! Can you explore the park and find them all? Buy a map from the Tegg’s Nose Tea Room for 50p, and get searching around the top of the park. Each map purchased entitles you to 50p discount off one hot drink from Tegg’s Nose Tea Room following completion of the trail. Click for more details

Zombie Pirate Trail

Blakemere Village, Northwich – Sat 20th Oct – Sun 4th Nov

Follow Blakemere’s spooky trail to discover the hidden items left here by the Zombie Pirates many years ago. For Each Activity Trail completed an Activity Prize will be won. Join in the Family Fun by dressing up as a Pirate. £3 per Trail Form. 4-11 Yr Olds. Weekdays 10am – 4pm. Weekends 10.30am – 4pm Click for more details.

The Sky is Not your Limit! Live Science Show

Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, Macclesfield – Sat 20th Oct – Fri 2nd Nov at 10:30, 11:30 & 14:30

Find out about the new European Mars Rover mission, see how scientists and engineers are creating and launching the new James Webb Space Telescope to look deep into space, plus learn how much you rely on space technology every day! Jodrell Bank’s fun, interactive and family-friendly science shows last 30-40 minutes and are free with general admission. Suitable for ages 7+ Click for more details

Magical Woodland 2018

Blakemere Village, Northwich – Sat 20th Oct  – Fri 2nd Nov

An interactive light and music experience with live performances set in a 15 acre Cheshire Woodland. Experience the beauty and magic of the woodland as never before! Tickets from £12.50. Kids under 4 years old FREE! Each show is a walking experience in the woodland. We advise you dress for the weather.  Hot drinks and refreshments are available onsite. Shows are daily at: 17:00, 17:20 17:40; 18:00, 18:20 18:40; 19:00, 19:20 19:40; 20:00, 20:20  Click for more details