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Halloween Activities in Maidenhead

Halloween Activities in Maidenhead

Find out what’s on this Halloween in and around Maidenhead Berkshire. Spooky October events for kids, families and adults. There’s something for everyone in and around the area if you’re looking for Halloween themed activities locally.

Check out this handy guide with a list of fun events. Each with a link to the event or website to give you more details and to get in touch with the organisers for more information.

And for other events happening in October, check out the October Events in Maidenhead post.

pumpkin picking at copas farm cookham

Pumpking Picking at Copas Farm

Pick your own pumpkins at The Fruit Fields, Copas Farm. Pumpkins are available to go and pick (and have photo opportunities) on Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th October and Saturday 22nd October until Sunday 30th October (or until sold out) at The Fruit Fields, Lower Mount Farm, Cookham SL6 9RF.

There is an online booking system and vouchers for access to the pumpkin field costs £2 per person, plus a 25p admin fee.

The Fruit Fields Pumpkins

Cliveden House, National Trust

Scarecrow Trail at Cliveden

There will be a Scarecrow Trail running over the October half term from Saturday 22nd October between 10am – 3pm at Cliveden National Trust, SL6 8NS.

This family trail is free to take part, but there are admission charges to the grounds (National Trust members have free entry). Once you have found the scarecrows, head to the craft tent and make your very own bamboo spoon scarecrow.

Cliveden Scarecrow Trail

october half term halloween activities at dorney court

Decorate a Halloween Skeleton Biscuit

Decorate your very own skeleton biscuit from Monday 17th October to Sunday 30th October between 9am – 4pm at Crocus at Dorney Court, SL4 6QP.

Head to the cafe restaurant and decorate your biscuit for £4.95 per biscuit. Eat in or take it home. No booking required.

Decorate a Halloween Skeleton 

october half term halloween activities at dorney court

Halloween Pumpkin Carving

There will be pumpkin carving over half term from Tuesday 25th October – Sunday 30th October between 9:30am – 11:30am at Crocus at Dorney Court, SL4 6QP.

No booking required. Pumpkin carving will take place in the walled garden. £5.95 per pumpkin.

Halloween Pumpkin Carving


brett foundation soft play maidenhead

Brett Foundation Soft Play – Ghouls Session

The Brett Foundation will be running their soft play over the October half term, with a ‘Ghouls’ session on Monday 24th October between 10am – 12pm at St Luke’s Community Hall, SL6 7AT.

Children can enjoy the soft play and have fun coming along in Halloween fancy dress. Anyone who turns up dressed up will recieve a bag of trick or treat sweeties. It doesn’t have to be scary.

£1 per child and free refreshments.

The Brett Foundation

walk with ghosts at stubbings

Walk with Ghosts at Stubbings

There will be a walk with ghosts event with dinner from Thursday 27th October – Saturday 29th October at Stubbings, SL6 6QL.

There are three different sessions to choose from. 1st scare – dinner at 5:30pm with the walk at 6:15pm. 2nd scare – dinner at 6:15pm with the walk at 7pm. 3rd scare (this one is suitable for ages 15 and over) – dinner at 7pm with the walk at 7:45pm.

There are adult and children’s menus then a 25 minute walk around the grounds of the old Manor House. Fancy dress is encouraged for children and adults with a certificate for the best dressed. Book online.

Walk with Ghosts

carving at the quarter

Carving at The Quarter

This adults only pumpkin carving event will take place on Thursday 27th October between 6pm – 8:30pm at Sauce and Flour, High Street, SL6 1QJ.

This is a 45 minute instructor-led workshop and includes your pumpkin, carving tools, a glass of wine or soft drink and crostini’s.

Book your slot and choose from 6pm, 7pm or 8pm. £10 per person.

Carving at The Quarter

random and rocks halloween party

Random & Rocks Halloween Party

Duo Random & Rocks will be hosting a lively family Halloween party on Friday 28th October between 5:30pm – 6:45pm (doors open at 5pm) at the Braywick Leisure Centre.

The interactive show will be in the Baylis Theatre and there will be music, games, competitions, dancing and may get messy with silly string and slime!

Great for families with children 8 years and under. Tickets are £9 per person. Children 3 years and under go free.

Kids Halloween Show

spooky concertini at norden farm

Spooky Concertini at Norden Farm

There will be a Spooky Concertini with Johnny and the Raindrops family concert on Saturday 29th October at 11:30am and at 2pm at Norden Farm, Altwood Road.

There will be lots of spooky songs to dance and groove to – ideal for children 8 years and under.

Spooky Concertini with Johnny and the Raindrops

The Lord Grenfell Maidenhead

When You Wish Upon a Brunch – Halloween Special

Book your tickets for a special Halloween themed bottomless brunch on Saturday 29th October between 11am – 2pm at The Lord Grenfell, Oldfield Road.

There will be background music while you enjoy your brunch followed by live entertainment. Over 18’s only.

Book your tickets online.

The Lord Grenfell

boyne hill cc halloween party

Boyne Hill CC Halloween Party

The Boyne Hill CC Halloween Party will be on Saturday 29th October from 3pm at the Boyne Hill Cricket Club, SL6 5AE.

There will be children’s games between 3pm – 6pm followed by at DJ from 7pm. Prizes for the best fancy dress. Tickets available on the door or by getting in touch with the event organisers on Facebook.

Boyne Hill CC Halloween Party

halloween party at the vine maidenhead

Halloween Party at The Vine

There will be a Halloween Party on Saturday 29th October between 9pm – 3am at The Vine, 20 Market Street.

There will be a fancy dress competition, music and karaoke with Nick.

Halloween Party at The Vine

pumpkin carving at the pond house

Pumpkin Carving at The Pond House

There will be breakfast and pumpkin carving on Sunday 30th October between 9am – 11:30am at the Pond House, 53 Bath Road, SL6 4AL.

There will also be colouring for the children and a prize for the best fancy dress. £5 per child. Get in touch with them to secure your place.

The Pond House

angela's appeals halloween family funday

Angela’s Appeals Halloween Family Funday

Angela is organising a Halloween Family Funday which will be on Sunday 30th October between 1pm – 5pm at Oaken Grove Park, off Courthouse Road.

As well as stalls selling crafts and refreshments, there will also be a disco and a children’s and adult’s fancy dress competition. The competition will be judged in age categories.

Angela’s Appeals

Other Halloween Activities

Always a favourite and just outside of Maidenhead is the Binfield Scarecrow Trail, organised by the residents of Binfield. It will run from Saturday 22nd October – Sunday 30th October. Purchase your trail map for £3 from The Foxes Den, Crema Cafe or the village stores and enjoy going on a scarecrow hunt!

Odds Farm have their annual Pumpkin Festival between Saturday 22nd October – Sunday 30th October. Pick your own pumpkin from the pumpkin patch, carve it at the carving corner and there are plenty of Halloween crafts too.

Brick or Treat returns to Legoland. It runs throughout October from 1st – 31st. As well as the fun of Legoland, there will be a new Halloween Harbour show, a new 4D monster movie, find the creepy crypts for halloween treats and meet new characters.

Or head over to Moss End Garden Village. There will be a monsters giant bench, where you can take your best fancy dress selfie. There’s a prize for the best one. It will be there between Saturday 29th October – Monday 31st October.