Halloween

Zombie Walkies for families, all ages and the dog too!

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The RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield and Bradford branch and Huddersfield BID are planning a fang-tastic first ever Zombie Walkies this Halloween.

Local families and their dogs are invited to take part in this interactive trick or treat event around Huddersfield town centre on Sunday October 31st…. in fancy dress too!

Starting from 11am at St Peter’s Gardens, Byram Street in Huddersfield Town Centre with spooktacular stalls and games; this dog and family friendly walk around the Town Centre calls in at different eateries and trick or treat pit stops along the way to celebrate Halloween and promote some great businesses too.

The event is free to attend but participants are encouraged to dress up, make a donation or raise sponsorship on their walk for the local RSPCA.

You can sign up to the Zombie Walkies on the day of the event from 11am or sign up now to secure your Zombie Walkies goody bag.

The event is also open to those who would just like to visit the Halloween hub of stalls and games at St. Peter’s Gardens – all are welcome!

All funds raised at Zombie Walkies go towards the important welfare work and animal care the RSPCA Halifax, Huddersfield & Bradford support in our area.

Lauren Moore, Fundraising Manager said:

‘’We’re really looking forward to welcoming everyone to our first Zombie Walkies and can’t wait to see the costumes people turn up in! As a local, self funded branch of the RSPCA, we rely heavily on our community’s support to help us care for all the animals in our Centre and we really hope people will take part in this event with or without their four-legged friends. You can even just pop down to say hello – or should that be Howloooooo!’’

With the added extra of rosettes and prizes awarded to the best-dressed individuals, group or pair (adult, child or dog) this promises to be a ghoulishy good Howloween!!

For more information and to sign up in advance for a goody bag contact www.rspcahalifaxhuddersfieldbradford.org.uk/zombie-walkies-2021/ or search Facebook events for Zombie Walkies.

Waste Not Want Not Halloween Free Fun Day Event

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Bubble bubble, Toil and Trouble
Stop Pollution on the Double,
Join Together, Take a stand
to stop the heating of the land
Rid us of environmental curse
to help out nature and your purse
Chant this spell to end the cycle
Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose, Recycle

Sounds good?

Join us at Lee Mount Baptist Church on Saturday October 30th between 12pm and 3pm to find inspiration for doing things a bit differently as well as saving money.
There will be arts and crafts, advice and info stalls, free food and goodies to take home but most importantly, lots of fun for all ages!
See you there…IF YOU DARE!!!

Check out the map below to find out what’s happening where.
In the event of rain, activities will take place indoors in the church and St George’s hall.

Download and Print flyers here

Spelltacular Hogwarts at Brighouse Library- 31 Oct

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Visit Calderdale’s very own answer to Hogwarts at Brighouse Library for a special event celebrating all things Harry Potter.

On Wednesday 31 October 2018

2pm – 4.30pm OR 6pm – 8.30pm

Choose your house and take part in four Hogwarts lessons. Please note, all houses will take part in all four lessons, including Slytherin! We have History of Magic with Professor Binns, played by the incredible story teller Robin Simpson. Delve into Divination with Professor Trelawney, played by spellbinding Susanna Meese. Help Professor Sprout (Fiona Willats) re-pot mandrakes and spend half an hour in the world’s best place for a free period, Gryffindor Common Room.

Make sure you come dressed as your favourite character. There will also be opportunities to guess how many Bertie Botts Every Flavour Beans are in a jar and come face to face with the Fat Lady and guess the Gryffindor Common Room Password.

We imagine you will be eager to enrol!  £10 per child and £8.50 per adult. Place are limited book www.ticketsource.co.uk/discover

Recommended for children age 6 plus. Children much be accompanied. For more info contact Ben on 01422 392620.

Let Us Promote Your 2018 Halloween and Bonfire Events

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Are you holding a public Halloween or Bonfire event this year? Let us know and we will advertise it for you.

Last year we received thousands of blog views in October and November as people started to look for local Halloween and Bonfire Night events to attend.

If you are holding a Halloween or Bonfire event this year and would like us to advertise for you, please email us here to have it featured in our Friday Flyer.

Note – The email subject is pre-written to ensure your event isn’t lost or overlooked!

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Advertise your 2017 Halloween and Bonfire events with us

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Are you holding a public Halloween or Bonfire event this year?.. Let us know and we will advertise it for you

Last year we received over 6,000 blog views in October and November as people started to look for local Halloween and Bonfire Night events to attend.

If you are holding a Halloween or Bonfire event this year and would like us to advertise for you, please email us here to have it featured in our Friday Flyer.

Note – The email subject is pre-written to ensure your event isn’t lost or overlooked!

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ROKT Climbing Halloween Funday

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On Saturday 29 October 2016

ROKT Climbing Gym , Sugden’s Old Flour Mill,, Brighouse, HD6 1EY

Our famous Fun Day returns and this time it’s going to be scary!

Try out all the activities all with a Halloween theme this year.

Doors open at 10AM for a freaky day of Rope Climbing, Bouldering, Caving and Abseiling!

Fancy dress and pumpkin competitions!

£8 entry!

Its a joint funday with the Millers Bar where Suzie and the Groove will be performing live from 8:30 onwards!

FREE horror movie make over at Kershaw’s Garden Centre

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Students from Bradford College Media Make Up & Special effects department will be providing a FREE Hollywood style Halloween makeover.

Monday 31 October 2016 – 10am to 4.45pm
At Kershaws Garden Centre, Halifax Road, Brighouse, HD6 2QD

In this free event the students will practice their make up skills to provide (fake) wounds, vampire & zombie looks ideal for Trick or Treat & Halloween parties.

For further information call Kershaw’s Garden Centre on 01484 713435 or email info@kershawgardencentre.co.uk

Greetland Goldstars Halloween Fancy Dress Disco

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Enjoy spooky family fun at the 2016 Greetland Goldstars Halloween Fancy Dress Disco Party for under 6’s to under 11’s with halloween games and a prize for best fancy dress.

Friday 28 October 2016 – From 6pm
At Heath Rugby Union Club, North Dean, Stainland Rd, Greetland, Halifax, HX4 8LS

Family tickets cost £5 – To book please call Adam on 07880 743022 or Wayne on 07722 430640

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