October Half Term Events

View all the upcoming October Half Term Events taking place throughout Edinburgh below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Spooky Happenings

Spooky Happenings

07 October 2017 - 31 October 2017
Explore a world of magic & shadows, with mysteries to solve and games to play at Almond Valley Heritage Centre.
Creepy Crawlies

Creepy Crawlies

14 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
This October half term get up close and personal to insects as they invade RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Halloween Magic School - with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

16 October 2017
Learn, create and perform your own magic at a spooky, magic workshop this Halloween at Lauriston Castle!
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

16 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

18 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.
ROTTEN!

ROTTEN!

19 October 2017
Delve into the decomposing worlds of fungus, compost and poo with Water of Leith Conservation Trust on 19th October!
Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

Unsung Heroines – the Role of the VADs

19 October 2017
Come and meet Mrs Jane Clark, the commandant of a unit of VAD nurses and hear her story at Edinburgh Castle.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

29 July 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

05 August 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

12 August 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

19 August 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

26 August 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

02 September 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

09 September 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

16 September 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

23 September 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

30 September 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

07 October 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Rocket Post

Rocket Post

13 October 2017
A fantastically fun new show for everyone aged six and over, Rocket Post is a raucous mix of songs and storytelling!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

14 October 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Hairy Maclary  and Friends Final Show

Hairy Maclary and Friends Final Show

15 October 2017
With music, singing and several of your favourite Hairy Maclary stories, this show is a must for the whole family!
Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

16 October 2017
The People's Theatre Company Presents Don’t Dribble On The Dragon at Eastwood Park Theatre on October 16th!
The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

17 October 2017
Join CBeebies favourites, Three Half Pints, for their show The Three Musketeers at Eastwood Park Theatre!
Arts and Crafts Afternoon

Arts and Crafts Afternoon

18 October 2017
Join the Dams to Darnley Country Park rangers for some school holiday fun, games and crafts!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

21 October 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

28 October 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

04 November 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

11 November 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

18 November 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

25 November 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

02 December 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

09 December 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!

Events in Glasgow

GVVT Annual Open Weekend

GVVT Annual Open Weekend

07 October 2017 - 08 October 2017
This year the Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust's Annual Open Weekend returns for 2017 on the 7th & 8th October!
Revolution Series

Revolution Series

14 October 2017
Join us at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome for an action-packed day as the Revolution series returns to Scotland!
Big Music for Minis: Funbox

Big Music for Minis: Funbox

15 October 2017
FUNBOX presents... Highland Fling! as part of Big Music for Minis at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on October 15th!
Kingdom of Fungi

Kingdom of Fungi

15 October 2017
Find out all about the fantastic Kingdom of Fungi with the Glasgow Countryside Rangers at Springburn Park!
All About Owls

All About Owls

18 October 2017
Head along to Castlemilk Park during the holidays to meet and learn about a selection of owls courtesy of Owl Magic!
Myth and Magic of the Woods

Myth and Magic of the Woods

21 October 2017
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers at Pollok Park for a woodland walk exploring the myth and magic of the woods!
Awesome Autumn Games

Awesome Autumn Games

22 October 2017
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers at Springburn Park and celebrate the arrival of Autumn with some outdoor games!
All About Owls

All About Owls

13 February 2018
Head along to Castlemilk Park during the holidays to meet and learn about a selection of owls courtesy of Owl Magic!

Events in Lanarkshire

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

29 July 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

05 August 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

12 August 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Saturday Lego Club

Saturday Lego Club

12 August 2017
From Duplo to Lego architecture kits, Low Parks Museum's Saturday Lego Club has something for kids of all ages!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

19 August 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

26 August 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

02 September 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

09 September 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Saturday Lego Club

Saturday Lego Club

09 September 2017
From Duplo to Lego architecture kits, Low Parks Museum's Saturday Lego Club has something for kids of all ages!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

16 September 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

23 September 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

30 September 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

07 October 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Saturday Lego Club

Saturday Lego Club

07 October 2017
From Duplo to Lego architecture kits, Low Parks Museum's Saturday Lego Club has something for kids of all ages!
Funbox presents Underwater Adventure

Funbox presents Underwater Adventure

08 October 2017
Family favourites, Funbox bring their brand new show, Underwater Adventure, to Motherwell Concert Hall in October!
STV Appeal 12 Hour ‘Bounceathon’

STV Appeal 12 Hour ‘Bounceathon’

13 October 2017
Join STV2's Jennifer Reoch and David Farrell at Flip Out Glasgow for a 12 Hour Bounceathon in aid of the STV Appeal!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

14 October 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Shark in the Park

Shark in the Park

16 October 2017
Follow Timothy Pope (and his telescope!) on 3 exciting Shark in the Park adventures at Rutherglen Town Hall!
Little Rotters at Baron’s Haugh

Little Rotters at Baron’s Haugh

18 October 2017
Learn about the weird and wonderful living things that keep the woods tidy at RSPB Scotland Baron's Haugh!
The McDougalls Singalong Show

The McDougalls Singalong Show

18 October 2017
Come and join Max, Auntie Aggie and Morag the Rabbit in an hour of musical mayhem for all the family!
Shining Lives

Shining Lives

20 October 2017 - 21 October 2017
Shining Lives will be a spectacular sound & light projection event at New Lanark World Heritage Site in October!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

21 October 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

28 October 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

04 November 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

11 November 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

18 November 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

25 November 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

02 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

09 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Saturday Lego Club

Saturday Lego Club

09 December 2017
From Duplo to Lego architecture kits, Low Parks Museum's Saturday Lego Club has something for kids of all ages!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

16 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

23 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

30 December 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Operation Paisley - Alien Pursuit

Operation Paisley - Alien Pursuit

14 October 2017
The Spree Festival: Are you game to take part in the interactive adventure game Operation Paisley - Alien Pursuit?
Classic Car Show

Classic Car Show

22 October 2017
Join us on the shores of Castle Semple to admire a dazzling array of beautiful cars at the annual Classic Car Show!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Don’t Dribble On The Dragon

Don’t Dribble On The Dragon

11 October 2017
The People's Theatre Company Presents Don’t Dribble On The Dragon at the Tolbooth on Wednesday 11th October!

Events in Other Areas

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