October Half Term events in Fife

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

Events in Fife

Pedal It Purple

Pedal It Purple

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020
National Event

Cycle your purple socks off this October with by taking park in Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's brand new cycling challenge... Pedal It Purple!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

30th September 2020 - 11th November 2020

Beat the Street is a fun, free game that will see communities in East Renfrewshire transformed into a giant game! See how far you can walk, cycle and run in just 6 weeks!

Find out about Beat The Street East Renfrewshire on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival

The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival

9th October 2020 - 19th October 2020

All About Barrhead are hosting the first ever Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival and they're inviting all residents and businesses within the town to take part!

Find out about The Big Barrhead Scarecrow Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire
Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED

Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED

12th October 2020

Prepare your own conker and put it to the test at the first ever Whitelee Conker Contest on Monday 12th October!

Find out about Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs! - POSTPONED

So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs! - POSTPONED

12th October 2020

So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs is the hit stage show starring dinosaur aficionado Dr Ben Garrod and it's coming to Eastwood Park Theatre this October!

Find out about So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs! - POSTPONED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED

Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED

16th October 2020

Learn how to read a basic map and explore the windfarm with your team on this Makaton orienteering course with the Whitelee Rangers!

Find out about Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
James Campbell: The Funny World of… - POSTPONED

James Campbell: The Funny World of… - POSTPONED

17th October 2020

Enjoy the best comedy for kids from the man who invented it! James Campbell's show finds The Hilariously Funny Things about everything including pets, yoghurt, bees, and why do we have hair?

Find out about James Campbell: The Funny World of… - POSTPONED on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Make memories aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

Make memories aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020

The Royal Yacht Britannia has attained VisitScotland's 'We're Good To Go' certificate, so step aboard and follow in the footsteps of Royalty this October!

Find out about Make memories aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia on What's On Edinburgh
Secrets of Witches Wood

Secrets of Witches Wood

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Follow the winding footpaths and venture into the lost lands of the Calder Witches at Almond Valley Heritage Centre this October!

Find out about Secrets of Witches Wood on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

Edinburgh October Half Term Camp @ George Watson’s College

19th October 2020 - 23rd October 2020

Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this October half-term and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!

Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop

Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop

22nd October 2020

Join Surgeons Hall Museums for some hands on learning in this new Zoom workshop for Kids aged 8+!

Find out about Medicine and Blood: Online Kids Workshop on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

17th July 2020 - 20th December 2020

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!

Find out about City Sightseeing Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Holmwood House Re-opening

Holmwood House Re-opening

Selected dates between 12th September 2020 - 31st October 2020

Alexander 'Greek' Thomson's finest domestic creation, Holmwood House, will reopen on Saturdays from 12th September until the end of October!

Find out about Holmwood House Re-opening on What's On Glasgow
The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!

Find out about Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
GVVT Annual Open Weekend - CANCELLED

GVVT Annual Open Weekend - CANCELLED

10th October 2020 - 11th October 2020

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust's Annual Open Weekend returns for 2020 on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th October!

Find out about GVVT Annual Open Weekend - CANCELLED on What's On Glasgow
Funnyhappystuff Presents: Look Mum, I Found A Circus - POSTPONED

Funnyhappystuff Presents: Look Mum, I Found A Circus - POSTPONED

11th October 2020

Join Martin Mor at the Stand Glasgow for 'Look Mum, I Found A Circus' a family friendly show using only found objects!

Find Your Adventure: Online Drama Workshop

Find Your Adventure: Online Drama Workshop

15th October 2020 - 16th October 2020

Find Your Light Theatre School are hosting an Online October Workshop for ages 7+, 'Find Your Adventure', which will focus on devising and creating mini performances!

Find out about Find Your Adventure: Online Drama Workshop on What's On Glasgow
Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special

18th October 2020

Get dressed up for this solo Halloween Special from the Singing Kettle's founder, Artie Trezise at Cottiers Theatre on Sunday 18th October!

Find out about Artie’s Singing Kettle: Halloween Special on What's On Glasgow
Cinderella

Cinderella

18th October 2020

Go Kids Scotland present their production of the most famous pantomime of them all, the classic rags to riches story... Cinderella!

Find out about Cinderella on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

2nd October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Have fun and pick and carve your own pumpkin at Valley View at Gouldings between Friday 2nd and Saturday 31st October!

Find out about Pumpkin Picking at Valley View on What's On Lanarkshire
Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!

Find out about Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival on What's On Lanarkshire
Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s

Selected dates between 10th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!

Find out about Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s on What's On Lanarkshire
October Week Family Gardening & Nature Club

October Week Family Gardening & Nature Club

12th October 2020

Get the kids outdoors and join in a Family Gardening & Nature Club session this autumn at Castlebank Park in Lanark!

Find out about October Week Family Gardening & Nature Club on What's On Lanarkshire
The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

12th October 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, return to Rutherglen Town Hall with a brand new live musical show for all the family!

Find out about The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED on What's On Lanarkshire
The Autumn Sessions - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops

The Autumn Sessions - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops

13th October 2020 - 15th October 2020

The Material Geeks are back this half term with three brand new Kids Craft & STEM Workshops!

Find out about The Autumn Sessions - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops on What's On Lanarkshire
The Gruffalo’s Child - POSTPONED

The Gruffalo’s Child - POSTPONED

13th October 2020 - 15th October 2020

Follow the Gruffalo's Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories' enchanting adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler at The Town House, Hamilton!

Find out about The Gruffalo’s Child - POSTPONED on What's On Lanarkshire
I Spy With My Little Eye - CANCELLED

I Spy With My Little Eye - CANCELLED

17th October 2020

There'll be a treasure hunt, all your favourite sing along songs and lots of party games when 'I Spy With My Little Eye' comes to Rutherglen Town Hall on October 17th!

Find out about I Spy With My Little Eye - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED

17th October 2020

Everyone's favourite children's theatre company, The McDougalls, return to East Kilbride Arts Centre with a brand new live musical show for all the family!

Find out about The Mcdougalls Big Splash! - POSTPONED on What's On Lanarkshire
Tracks And Signs

Tracks And Signs

17th October 2020

Join the Countryside Rangers in Drumpellier Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.

Find out about Tracks And Signs on What's On Lanarkshire
FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED

18th October 2020

Its time to pull on your spandex, slap on your capes and head up, up and away as you join Anya, Kevin, Gary and Bonzo for some singalong silliness at Airdrie Town Hall!

Find out about FunBox: How to be a Superhero - CANCELLED on What's On Lanarkshire
Swan Lake

Swan Lake

15th October 2021

After the sold-out performances of Nutcracker last year, Russian National Ballet return to the UK with the most famous Ballet of all time... Swan Lake!

Find out about Swan Lake on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

intu Braehead Funfair

intu Braehead Funfair

9th October 2020 - 18th October 2020

The intu Braehead Funfair returns to the riverside Boardwalk this October half term promising fun for all the family!

Find out about intu Braehead Funfair on What's On Renfrewshire
Free Gymnastics with Storm Gymnastics

Free Gymnastics with Storm Gymnastics

12th October 2020 - 15th October 2020

Storm Gymnastics have secured funding to offer 250 children FREE GYMNASTICS CLASSES at our brand new purpose built gymnastics facility in Paisley during the October school holidays!

Find out about Free Gymnastics with Storm Gymnastics on What's On Renfrewshire
Rascally Dinners

Rascally Dinners

12th October 2020

Everybody clap your pans - it's time for Rascally Dinners... a riotous online culinary experience for families presented by LAStheatre!

Find out about Rascally Dinners on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition

Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition

24th September 2020 - 25th October 2020

Creative Stirling, in collaboration with shape master George Connell from Shape with a Difference, announce Off the Grid - a creative maths exhibition as part of Maths Week Scotland.

Find out about Off the Grid - a Creative Maths Exhibition on What's On Stirling
Stirling Science Festival 2020

Stirling Science Festival 2020

15th October 2020 - 17th October 2020

Stirling is hosting its very first Science Festival, which will explore the world of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Maths) from 15th to 17th Ocotber.

Find out about Stirling Science Festival 2020 on What's On Stirling

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