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Halloween Pumpkin Picking Hampshire

Halloween and October Half Term Events in Hampshire

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Spooky things are happening in Hampshire this Halloween and October Half Term...Only the brave can face the ghostly walks, scary activities and frightful Halloween events that some of our attractions have planned!

There are plenty of Halloween events and activities in Hampshire this October Half Term to keep your children entertained. Below you'll find a full guide to what’s on this Halloween and October Half Term in Hampshire.

Halloween Events in the South Downs

Enjoy some freaky fun with arts and crafts at Birdworld's Halloween Grotto. 

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Halloween Events in the New Forest

Beaulieu (one of the county's most haunted places) will have a Chitty Chitty Bang Bang family trail and storytelling with special Chitty-themes crafts in Palace House.

Enjoy a display of over 4000 pumkins, ghostly scenes, spooky meet and greets, freaky fancy dress competitions and the thrilling Little Monster Ball at Paultons Park.

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Halloween and Half Term Events in Winchester

Head to Marwell Zoo and explore the grounds on their Monster Trail. Make your own wand to take home and see the resident wizard Lowedolf who will be teaching broomstick flying lessons.

Visit Winchester Science Centre during October Half term and explore some of the greatest inventions through the ages. Enjoy hands-on fun and live science shows.

Dress up in your spookiest outfit and travel onboard the Wizard Express at The Watercress Line. There will be lots of spooky activties to keep your little ones entertained.  

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Halloween Events in Portsmouth

Adventure 100 metres above Portsmouth and discover haunted histories and scary stories from Emirates Spinnaker Tower's spooktacular view. 

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Halloween in the Test Valley

Take part in Sir Harold Hillier's Halloween Family Trail through the gardens and stop off to carve your own pumpkin to take home. 

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Pumpkin Picking in Hampshire

Hampshire has a number of pumpkin picking farms open this autumn for you and your family to pick your own pumpkins straight from the field. See our 2019 guide to the best places to go pumpkin picking in Hampshire.

Bonfire and Fireworks in Hampshire

Remember, remember the 5th of November. Discover the best firework displays across the county with our guide to Bonfire Night in Hampshire.

Places to stay

Why not make your October half term visit to Hampshire extra special by entending it for a few days. There is a huge selection of hotels, B&Bs, cottages and self catering accommodation on offer to suit all budgets and if the British weather lives up to it's name, do not fear as we have put together the top 10 rainy days out in Hampshire.

Don’t miss the special offers and discounts available on the Hampshire's Top Attractions and Hampshire Military Attractions websites, many of which can be used throughout half term week.