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Half Term Halloween fun at Highwoods Country Park

Autumn is a great time of year to visit our beautiful parks

Date issued: 7 October 2019

This October Half Term, fun, outdoor Halloween-themed children’s activities will be taking place in Highwoods Country Park - a self-guided Halloween Trail on 26-27 October and 2-3 November and Bewitching Brooms on 30 October.

Further details of each of these events, including timings, locations, booking details and costs can be found at

Councillor Martin Goss, Portfolio Holder for Waste, Environment and Transportation, said: “Autumn is a great time of year to visit our beautiful parks and see the seasonal changes taking place. These half term activities are a fantastic way for children to get out and explore our parks and learn more about the natural environment whilst having fun at the same time.”

Tickets for bookable events can only be purchased through the Visitor Information Centre in Hollytrees Museum, in person at Hollytrees Museum, Castle Park, CO1 1UG or by telephone on 01206 282920, purchases cannot be made at the events.

For more information about any of the council’s parks and countryside locations, visit

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