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What’s on in Cheddar for Halloween 2017?


Cheddar Woods is a family favourite all year round, and if you’re visiting this Halloween half term, we have the perfect event for you…

Surrounded by historical sites and family friendly places to visit, Cheddar Woods is a popular resort to base yourself while exploring the local area. There is also an endless array of activities to indulge in on park, with a full Go Active + programme available, and during the October half term, there will also be a varied programme of Halloween themed activities to stuck in to.

The local area is teeming with horrifying and frightful, family friendly, events this Halloween…


Wookey Hole Halloween

Where: Wookey Hole / When: 21st – 29th Oct / Times: 10am – 4pm / Prices: Adult £15.20, Child £12

Enjoy the 20+ attractions at Wookey Hole, including the 4D cinema, fairy gardens, circus show and clown town. During half term take the tour of the save to meet some of the spooky characters from centuries before. Enjoy a high energy performance at the special Halloween circus show and make sure to go dressed as you favourite Halloween character to win a prize!


Halloween Spectacular

Where: Cheddar Gorge & Caves / When: 21st – 29th Oct / Times: 10am – 5pm / Prices: Adult £16.95, Child £11.85

The ghosts of Gough’s Cave have come out to play this Halloween, Cheddar Caves has teamed up with the wonderful National Theatre Company to offer this amazing event. You will meet all the ghosts and ghouls of Cheddar during your tour, they may make you jump but they will definitely make you giggle!


Half Term Halloween Party

Where: Wyevale Garden Centre / When: 25th – 29th Oct / Times: 10am / Prices: £7.50

This party is ideal for little ones between 3 and 8 years old. Enjoy a 90 minute, fun packed party, including a Halloween trail, chocolate dipped apples and a hot or cold cup of tea!


October Half Term

Where: The Museum of Somerset / When: 22nd – 31st Oct / Times: 10am – 5pm / Prices vary on event

The Museum of Somerset has a whole week filled with spooktacular fun! Enjoy themed activities including Castle Trail and a Royal selfie as part of the celebration of the Henry VIII portrait on loan. Take part in the mask and hat making workshop and don’t miss out on the Dino Day with dino crafts, activities, meeting the experts and fabulous dressing up. Explore the museum in the dark on Halloween and enjoy family activities and more crafts.


Spooky Pumpkin Trail

Where: Dunster Castle / When: 21st – 29th Oct / Times: 10am – 4pm / Prices: Adult £12.20, Child £6.10

Explore the fantastic Dunster Castle, this historic and beautiful castle has a rich history to explore this Halloween! Are you brave enough to follow the spooky pumpkin trail? Take a stroll through the gardens and solve all the clues to complete the spooky trail, make it back to reception to claim your prize!


Halloween Half Term

Where: Tyntesfield / When: 21st – 29th Oct / times & prices vary on activity

Visit this hauntingly beautiful Victorian Gothic Revival house, explore the gardens and parkland this Halloween half term. Follow the Halloween Trail and come face to face with spooky characters, make some fabulous paper lanterns, carve faces into pumpkins and takes part in the arts and crafts in the woods! Travel back in time at the Victorian Murder Mystery evening and enjoy a fun and frightful event with lots of giggles to be had!


Now you’re all ready to have the best Halloween half term ever when you visit us at Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa! Book your holiday today, or if you’re interested in holiday home ownership at this award-winning resort and creating a lifetime of memories in your home away from home, why not call our dedicated Ownership Team on 01745858010 or talk to an advisor via our live chat service.

Have a fantastic Halloween at Cheddar Woods and explore the historical local area, but keep an eye out for all the ghosts and ghouls…

Happy Halloween!


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