School Holidays Wakefield

October Half Term

Featured Listing

October Half Term

Updated as of 10th September 2019


We are currently updating our listings for October Half Term 2019. Please do check back regularly for updates!


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Gravity Trampoline Park

Parent and Toddler sessions

You and your toddlers have the full use of the park without older kids so they have more space and can play as they learn, building confidence at their own pace. There are other toddlers around too so it’s good to mix.

Toddlers must be over 18 months but under 5 years and accompanied by an adult. One adult can accompany up to two toddlers

TERM TIMES EVERY: Mon & Wed 10:00 | Tue & Fri 13:00 | Sat 09:00
P&T THEMED SPECIALS: last Friday of every month 10:00 & 13:00 – TERM & HOLIDAYS


Address: Xscape, Castleford WF10 4TA

Contact: 01977 529920

Pontefract Castle

Dungeon Tours Every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Additional Tours in school Holidays (Adults £3, Children £1.50)

School Holiday Activities and workshops, check out our events calendar for details

Castle Entrance is FREE

Address: The Lodge Castle Chain, Pontefract WF8 1QH (SAT NAV WF8 2JR)

Contact: 01977 723440

The Deep – Magic and Saw-cery

19th October to 3rd November 2019

Join us this October half term and be amazed as we explore the myths and legends around one of the world’s most endangered species, the sawfish.

Take part in the very special magical interactive presentation at 11am, 1pm and 3pm daily, complete the fun-filled activity trail as you make your way around the building as well as family activities in Craft Corner between 11am and 4pm. We’ll make sure we bring our own special ‘saw-cery’ to the occasion too!

The Deep offers FREE return visits for 12 months with the Day Plus Pass. Simply complete your details at reception and retain your tickets to make use of this offer. Full terms and conditions can be found on The Deep’s website.

Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP (Sat Nav HU9 1TU).  01482 381000. Open daily 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm).

Theatre Royal Wakefield 2019

The Theatre Royal has a number of Family shows planned for 2019.


16th – 18th February      The Velveteen Rabbit     (4 – 7 years)

22 – 23rd February    The Great American Songbook

9th March     Brainiac Live!

9th April     Treasure Island     (3 years +)

21st – 22nd April      Dear Zoo     (2 years +)

24th – 25th May      The tiger who came to tea      (3 years +)

30th May      Tom Thumb      (3 years +)

28th September      Milkshake Live (3 years +)

5th October        Oskar’s Amazing Adventure (2 – 7 years)

21st November – 5th January     Jack and the Beanstalk (3 years +)


Address: Drury Lane, Wakefield WF1 2TE

Contact: 01924 211311