The Best October Half Term Kids Activities 2021
Looking for October Half Term Kids Activities near you? Here at Club Hub we have put together our highly recommend list of amazing October Half Term Kids Activities across the UK. There is a huge range of ideas and fun things to do.
BABY GOSPEL HALF TERM FAMILY CONCERTS
The whole family can enjoy singing and clapping along to hits by Marvin Gaye, Bob Marley, Adele, Jackie Wilson, Pharrell and more – as well as some traditional Gospel songs and nursery rhymes!
These concerts are baby-friendly and open to all ages from newborns to school age to grandparents. Tickets start at £13.75 per adult and children go FREE. Concert lasts approximately 45 minutes.
CK Gospel Choir are a versatile professional group from London who are united by their love of gospel music and have provided backing for artists such as Beverley Knight, Peter Andre and Alfie Boe.
- Monday 25th October, 3.30pm – Sydenham (SE26)
- Tuesday 26th October, 11am – Teddington (TW11 9HF)
- Wednesday 27th October, 11am – Putney (SW15 1SN)
- Thursday 28th October, 11am – West Hampstead (NW6 1JU)
- Friday 29th October, 11am – Covent Garden (WC2E 9ED)
For further details and to book tickets go to www.babybroadway.co.uk
London Transport Museum
London Transport Museum is the world’s leading museum of urban transport and an award-winning day out for the whole family. Situated in the heart of Covent Garden, families will get the chance to explore heritage vehicles, see the world-famous poster collection and enjoy the huge variety of the very best objects from the Museum’s extraordinary collection from the past 220 years.
This October half-term from Saturday 23 to Sunday 31 October, families can get curious about green transport technology and how public transport has shaped London’s environment. From the early days of steam power to the engineering innovation powering new ‘green’ buses, there is a huge amount to discover. Kids can take part in interactive STEM-inspired activities and meet real-world engineers, celebrate exploring the Capital on two wheels during a drop in interactive cycling display or join in a collaborative art installation explore what wildlife we have living amongst our city parks, railway tracks and green spaces. Little ones can also enjoy daily storytelling sessions to learn about small changes we can all make to be greener.
Kids go free to London Transport Museum. Adult tickets cost £18.50 and offer free return daytime entry for a whole year. Timed entry tickets must be booked online in advance. Activities will run daily from 10:00 until 16:00. The latest information about coronavirus safety measures can be found on the Museum’s website.
The half-term activities are part of London Transport Museum’s Climate Crossroads programme. Supported by Mott MacDonald and Cubic Transportation Systems, this programme aims to ignite people’s curiosity to shape a greener future.
Address: London Transport Museum, Covent Garden Piazza, London, WC2E 7BB
Email: [email protected]
Tel: +44 (0)343 222 5000
Cascade Camps – Hemel Hempstead
Join us this October in Hemel Hempstead! Cascade Camps will be running October half term camps at Longdean School, 25th -29th October.
Cascade Camps provide Ofsted registered holiday camps for children aged 3-16 during all school holidays. With Multi-Activity, Performing Arts, Theatre, Football, Artists Studio and even Cascade Cubs (3-4 year olds), there is something for everyone! We strive to make camps fun, varied and safe for everyone and you can book with peace of mind knowing that if camp cannot go ahead due to Covid-19, you will receive a full refund or credit.
At Cascade Camps, you’ll find:
- A program for everyone – Multi-Activity, Performing Arts, Theatre, Football, Artist Studio and Cascade CUBS (3-4 year olds). Book the same program for the whole holiday or try a new one each day!
- Over 80 activities in our Multi-Activity program!
- The standard camp day is 9:30am to 4pm with wrap around care available between 8:00am and 6:00pm.
- We accept childcare vouchers and tax-free childcare as full or part payment.
- Ofsted registered – quality programs run by qualified, experienced, caring and FUN staff.
For more information or to book online, visit our website at www.cascadecamps.com or you can give us a call if you’d rather speak to a member of our team 07395 087250.
Showtime Circus – Milton Keynes and Harpenden
Showtime Circus are running a Spooky Circus Camp in Miton Keynes and Harpenden and would love for your child to come and join us, no experience necessary. We do full or half days and the children get to learn a huge range of circus skills from aerial hoop, silks and trapeze to juggling, unicycle and more! They do super fun crafts and even put on a spooktacular Showcase at the end of the week for your parents to enjoy!
Come and experience the JOY of the circus. Book before end of Sept and use code: QRC250 to get 10% off!
Milton Keynes: www.
Little House Of Science – Kensington
From Secrets of Mummification and other Ancient Discoveries to Hungry Blackholes, Mysterious Electricity and Monsters under Microscope. The Ancient Mysterious STEM Spectacularium Half term Camp from Little House of Science promises to be fun, interactive and engaging for all your little scientists aged 4-12. Running from October 25th to 29th you can book daily camps or the full week.
Classes are led by expert scientists and are available live in person, daily from 9.30-3.30 (with 8.45am free early drop-off), at the Holiday Inn, Kensington Forum and there are also live classes available online via zoom.
Ultimate holiday fun – something for every child! (Across the UK)
Ultimate Activity Camps offer the opportunity for children to have fun, meet friends and learn new skills during the October Half Term. They run at some of the best independent schools which offer first-class facilities including indoor heated swimming pools, large sports halls, designated art rooms, IT suites and lots of outside space for fresh air fun.
For your sporty one that itching to learn new techniques, Ultimate Sport Academies will be offering progressive sports coaching courses in Football. These Academies are run by FA Level 2 Qualified coaches!
Please visit their website for specific dates, locations, special offers and more info.
T: 0330 111 7077
Entrepreneur + Code Holiday Camp: 18 Oct – 5 Nov (Live Online)
This October, enrol in Cypher’s Build-A-Business – Entrepreneur + Code camp. Unleash your imagination and bring your brilliant business ideas to life using the extraordinary power of code – who knows what ‘light bulb’ moment will result in the birth of a future business unicorn. Classes are 90 min sessions, taught live online by Cypher-trained teachers.
> Design a logo, website and game
> Deliver your pitch, Dragon’s Den style
> Acquire an entrepreneurial mindset
> Get ahead of the crowd and become future-ready!
£99 for 5 days of coding camp
Contact us: [email protected]
Sign up here: www.cyphercoders.co.uk/live-online
The Art Bench – Online and Bubblelicious Kits
No October half term is complete without some spooktastic Halloween Arts and crafts! Check out our collection of workshops that have been designed to capture all your little goblins imaginations. Get creative by designing your own monster characters using bold and striking fluorescent colours. workshop. What’s special is that the monsters go bump in the night when you shine a UV light on them so beware of any monsters hiding under the bed!
Ever wanted to draw a skull, well what are you waiting for? We have a fantastic range of skull inspired workshops to choose from; ‘Day of the Dead’ inspired by Mexican skull art, gold leaf butterfly skulls and B&W skull. All these workshops will stretch and challenge your little adults.
The midnight cat workshop is purrfect for those who want to make some mindful art. You will not only have a unique outcome, but you will lose yourself in your Zen doodling. This will capture your creativity to produce a gallery worthy piece of art.
I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles…
Our new Bubblelicious kits will encourage learning through play.
Have fun blowing colourful bubbles onto canvas and watch how the bubbles evolve and change colour! Children develop an understanding of primary and secondary colours and begin to identify shape, form, colour, and pattern. A fun and engaging activity full of experimentation for any age.
- 5 bubble blowers – yellow, blue, red, & pink. (All filled with our eco-friendly bubble solution)
- A3 canvas
- Paper straw
- Step-by step instructions
- Postage and packaging
We have more spooky themed workshops that you can book and enjoy on our website. Make sure you check us out. We have something to suit all imaginations!
Camp Beaumont – London and South East
With half-term just around the corner, and the dilemma of childcare approaching, Camp Beaumont, the UK’s most experienced day camp provider, is on hand to provide your child with a fun-filled adventure at over 21 locations across London and the South East.
Their award-winning multi-activity programme, with festive Halloween crafts and games weaved in, will ensure your child learns new skills, makes new friends and enjoys an exhilarating and confidence boosting half-term break. From archery to tennis to yoga, each unforgettable experience will enhance their wellbeing and revitalise them for their return to school.
With over 50 activities each week, not only can your child sharpen up their social skills, but they can pursue new interests, develop new talents and unleash their creative side. Activities range from Aqua Olympics to Movie Maker to Superhero Academy, and each activity programme is tailored by age group, including a nursery-style Playtime Programme for 3-4 year olds, a unique Magic Programme for 5-7 year olds, a thrilling Active Programme for 8 to 11 year olds and an exclusive club style Teens Programme for 12-16 year olds.
Camp Beaumont’s October half-term camps take place from 18th October to 5th November 2021. All bookings are flexible with their COVID flexible booking promise and if there are any changes to the government guidance you can change the date hassle-free or receive a full refund.
To book, visit www.campbeaumont.co.uk or call 01604 851 000
B.O.S.S Acting School – Chelsea, Wandsworth and Wimbledon
Join ‘Be On Stage & Screen’ for a spine-chilling day of all things HALLOWEEN!! Children will be transported to a Ghostly Drama universe to taste all performance skills from Dance, Singing, Acting & Film & TV! The day will focus around building your child’s confidence and them having the most exciting halloween to remember!! Our actors will launch into the Halloween spirit with costume catwalks, games, competitions, creating mini spooky music videos & Performances. The children will also be met by a special guest… All will be revealed MWAHAHAHA!! Spaces are limited due to 10 Max class sizes! So book now to avoid being mummified!
- CHELSEA – MONDAY 25TH OCT
- WANDSWORTH – TUESDAY 26TH OCT
- WIMBLEDON – WEDNESDAY 27TH OCT
- Half Day 09:30 – 12:30 £30.00
- Full Day 09:30 – 15:30 £50.00