October Half Term Events

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

Events in East Renfrewshire

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!
Greenbank Garden Makers Fair

Greenbank Garden Makers Fair

14 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Support your local makers, Greenbank Garden is hosting a fair on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th October!
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!
A History of Magic Autumn Party

A History of Magic Autumn Party

20 October 2017
Calling all witches, wizards, muggles and squibs! Join Waterstones as they celebrate the launch of A History of Magic!
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 Edinburgh and the Lothians

OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
Creepy Crawlies

Creepy Crawlies

07 October 2017 - 29 October 2017
This October half term get up close and personal to insects as they invade RZSS Edinburgh Zoo.
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.
Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

Don’t Dribble on the Dragon

14 October 2017
Don’t Dribble on the Dragon - The perfect feel good show for adults and little ones alike comes to Howden Park Centre.
October Half Term - Adventure of a Lifetime

October Half Term - Adventure of a Lifetime

14 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
This October half-term, be an Earth Explorer at Dynamic Earth and explore the amazing environments of our planet.
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!
Kids Book Festival

Kids Book Festival

16 October 2017 - 18 October 2017
The FREE kids book festival is back at the Granary for the midterm break in October with awesome activties planned!
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.
Woodland Magic

Woodland Magic

18 October 2017
Join the Hopetoun House Rangers for this fun-filled magical woodland walk during the October holidays.
ROTTEN!

ROTTEN!

19 October 2017
Delve into the decomposing worlds of fungus, compost and poo with Water of Leith Conservation Trust on 19th October!
The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

19 October 2017
Join the CBeebies’ favourites (Spot Bots) in a hilarious new slapstick adventure at the Howden Park Centre!
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.
Wee Folk Magic

Wee Folk Magic

21 October 2017
Enter the enchanted world of Fairy Tales, full of mystery, malice and magic at the Museum of Childhood 21st October.

Events in Glasgow

OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Glasgow's OpenJump sessions!
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

Glasgow Museums Resource Centre Family Event Programme

30 August 2017 - 23 December 2017
Bring the family along to the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a day crammed with fun events and activities!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

30 September 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
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!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

07 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

13 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
Big Music For Minis

Big Music For Minis

14 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Big Music For Minis is a fantastic weekend jam packed with concerts, workshops and creative events for kids under 7!
Glasgow City-Wide Murder Mystery Event

Glasgow City-Wide Murder Mystery Event

14 October 2017
Join CluedUpp Games for their massive, Glasgow city-wide, virtual murder-mystery event on October 14th!
Liz Pichon & The Tom Gates Brilliant Bands & Doodle Live Show

Liz Pichon & The Tom Gates Brilliant Bands & Doodle Live Show

14 October 2017
Liz Pichon & The Tom Gates Brilliant Bands & Doodle Live Show is coming to the Scottish Event Campus in October!
Magipup Festival

Magipup Festival

14 October 2017 - 21 October 2017
The Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre's Magipup Festival will keep everyone entertained over October Half Term!
October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park

October Holiday Fun at Pollok Park

14 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
There's lots of fantastic and free fun to be had for all the family at Pollok Country Park this October!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

14 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
BAaD Dog Show

BAaD Dog Show

15 October 2017
Celebrate all things dog at the first ever BAaD Dog Show being held in the BAaD Courtyard on October 15th!
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!
Spiderman Themed Family Sunday

Spiderman Themed Family Sunday

15 October 2017
Join Browns for their Spiderman Themed Family Lunch in aid of the Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!
Loopy Landscapes - Printing the City with Tessa Lynch

Loopy Landscapes - Printing the City with Tessa Lynch

16 October 2017 - 18 October 2017
Kids aged 8 - 12 can learn a variety of printing and sculpture activities on this three day workshop!
M8ship: Photo Map Your Glasgow

M8ship: Photo Map Your Glasgow

16 October 2017 - 19 October 2017
Create your very own tour of Glasgow with a series of fun events at Garnethill Multicultural Centre!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

16 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
Spook School

Spook School

16 October 2017 - 19 October 2017
Create your own cast of shadow puppets and other spooky creations at House for an Art Lovers' Spook School!
Wacky World Halloween Tour - Glasgow

Wacky World Halloween Tour - Glasgow

16 October 2017 - 17 October 2017
Wacky World, The UK's largest inflatable play event, returns to Glasgow with a Halloween special!
West End Adventure Group October School Holiday Activities

West End Adventure Group October School Holiday Activities

16 October 2017 - 20 October 2017
This October holiday, West End Adventure Group are running a fun action packed week of activities for P6 - S2's!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

17 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
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!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

18 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
The Wonderful World of Lapin

The Wonderful World of Lapin

18 October 2017
The Wonderful World of Lapin at Platform Glasgow is a fun and heart-warming bilingual piece of theatre!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

19 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

October Week Roller Disco: Age 4+

20 October 2017
Come and roller skate with your family and friends during the October Week at Roller Stop!
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!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

21 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Sprog Rock

Sprog Rock

21 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
Sprog Rock at Platform Glasgow is a live interactive gig for all ages, but especially 0-5 year olds & their adults!
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!
Tangled Themed Family Lunch with Rapunzel

Tangled Themed Family Lunch with Rapunzel

22 October 2017
Join Browns Brasserie & Bar for their Tangled Themed Family Lunch in aid of the Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

28 October 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

04 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

11 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

18 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

25 November 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

02 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

09 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
Saturday Art Club

Saturday Art Club

16 December 2017
The Gallery of Modern Art holds a regular, drop in, Saturday Morning Art Club for 3 to 12 year olds!
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

Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

29 September 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme 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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

30 September 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

01 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

05 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

06 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme 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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

07 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme 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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

08 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

12 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

13 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
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!
Ghost Hunt

Ghost Hunt

14 October 2017 - 05 November 2017
Something strange has been happening at Chatelherault! Can you solve the mystery on the ghost hunt?
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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

14 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Spooktacular Messy Play - Hamilton

Spooktacular Messy Play - Hamilton

14 October 2017
Join Mess Around Lanarkshire for their Spooktacular Party at Neilsland Square, Hamilton on October 14th!
Tomb Readers at Dalzell - POSTPONED

Tomb Readers at Dalzell - POSTPONED

14 October 2017 - 15 October 2017
Explore the inscriptions on the historic gravestones of Dalzell Old Graveyard using digital photography!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

15 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Hairy Maclary & Friends

Hairy Maclary & Friends

16 October 2017
With music, singing and several of your favourite Hairy Maclary stories, this show is a must for the whole family!
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!
The Night Pirates

The Night Pirates

18 October 2017 - 19 October 2017
The Night Pirates combines original songs and swashbuckling adventures, suitable for any budding young pirate!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

19 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

20 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

21 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Shining Lives

Shining Lives

21 October 2017 - 22 October 2017
Shining Lives will be a spectacular sound & light projection event at New Lanark World Heritage Site in October!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

22 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

26 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

27 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme 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!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

28 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!
Outbreak: Night Terror

Outbreak: Night Terror

29 October 2017
Returning for 2017, Outbreak is a terrifyingly unforgettable Halloween experience at M&Ds Scotland's Theme 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?
Don’t Dribble On The Dragon

Don’t Dribble On The Dragon

18 October 2017
The People's Theatre Company Presents Don’t Dribble On The Dragon at Beacon Arts Centre on October 18th!
Rocket Post

Rocket Post

20 October 2017 - 21 October 2017
A fantastically fun new show for everyone aged six and over, Rocket Post is a raucous mix of songs and storytelling!
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

Woodland Explorers – Autumn Creatures

Woodland Explorers – Autumn Creatures

09 October 2017
Come along and be a woodland explorer this October half-term with the Scottish Waterways Trust. For ages 4 - 11.
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!
Rocket Post

Rocket Post

14 October 2017
A fantastically fun new show for age 6+, full of humour, heart and hope for the future! And of course... rockets!
Rocket Post: Workshop at Sauchie Hall

Rocket Post: Workshop at Sauchie Hall

15 October 2017
Join the Rocketeer Scientists and help build a new rocket that will take your letters on a very special journey.
Woodland Explorers – Nature Art

Woodland Explorers – Nature Art

16 October 2017
Have fun at this Nature Art workshop during October half-term with the Scottish Waterways Trust. Ages 4 - 11 years.

Events in Other Areas

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