Staycations are perfect for this Autumns half term with the family. The Lake District is one of the most beautiful places to visit in the UK. With Stunning views, you can count on the Lake District to offer some great fun family things to do.

Spook O

Thursday 28 October – 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm

Events at Whinlatter – Meet at Visitor Centre, West Cumberland Orienteering Club invite you to take part in their annual spooky nighttime trail. Are you brave enough to take on the trail? You never know what is around the corner! 

Fancy dress is encouraged! 

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Lakeland Hauntings

Follow “The Lady” as she reveals the dark secrets lying beneath the waters of the lakes, in the shadows of the fells and in the ancient superstitions of the lake counties…if you dare…

Open all year.  £10 Adults  £8 Concessions

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Twilight Tales in Dove Cottage

27th and 29th October – Listen to spooky stories and have fun with Halloween crafts.

Are you ready for a spooktacular Halloween? They will be serving hot chocolate, gingerbread, and Halloween crafts in their Learning Space. Children will have fun dressing up in Georgian costumes while learning about the Wordsworths and hearing some of their writing. At twilight you will all head over to Dove Cottage and listen to some spooky Cumbrian stories – perfect for a special Halloween in the Lake District!

Tickets £12 per family

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Lake District Wildlife Park Halloween Fun

30th & 31st October 

Meet Minibeasts, follow the spooky Halloween Trail and take part in creepy craft activities!

Entry is FREE for children who come in Halloween Fancy Dress!

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