October half term at Mary Arden's Farm

Part of  October half term

Family-friendly activities available free, every day (unless stated otherwise).

26 October - 03 November 2013

Mary Arden's Farm

  • Family Fun

All Hallows Activities* 

  • 10.30am - 3.00pm - Pumpkin Carving (Mary Arden's House)
  • 11.00am & 2.00pm - Make a plague charm and protect yourself from the Black Death! (Mary Arden's House)
  • 3.00pm - Make a soul cake and learn about the tradition of celebrating the dead on All Hallow's Eve (Palmer's Farm)
  • 3.30pm - Bring your pumpkins on a quest to find ‘Stingy Jack’ and find out why you shouldn't play tricks on others (meet on the Falconers Field)

*Included in normal admission to Mary Arden's Farm. Tickets are valid for 12 months from date of purchase.


Friday Fright Night - 1st November 6-8pm

Join us for spooky goings on and experience the farm at night. Our creepy farmhand will lead you around by candlelight and introduce you to the ghosts of times gone by.

Tickets cost £5, (£4 concessions) including a supper of traditional hot pottage and bread. Not recommended for under 10s.

Buy on the door or tel. 01789 293455