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Passionate about our cities parks? Come on down and join the Friends of Whitworth Park this October half term for a relaxing day of gardening. Perfect.

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Adventurers should definitely hot-foot it to the Imperial War Museum North this October half term. Family-friendly ‘Story Seekers’ sessions take place every day throughout the half term holidays. You can get hands-on with real artefacts and also discover brave real-life stories. Story Seekers is a wonderful opportunity for families of all ages to learn about […]

Halloween Trail

If you love exploring Manchester’s parks – then the ‘Love Exploring’ app is for you. Download the free ‘Love Exploring’ app to your phone and use technology to get more out of your park visits this Halloween. Discover the new Halloween residents in Manchester’s parks. If you look carefully enough you might even find the […]

The Halloween Lantern Parade is back for 2021. Head to West Point Gardens on 31 October for a night of spooky costumes and magical lantern design. Celebrate the creativity and community spirit of Levenshulme.

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Take a trip to Wythenshawe Park and experience a Halloween afternoon tea session. With a themed selection of food, Halloween pot painting and food decorating for little ones, there’s plenty on offer. Early booking recommended.

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Get involved in this fabulous outdoor activity session at Herristone Road Park. The local park rangers will show you how to build your very own bird box. Great for all ages. So pop along and create some great designs.

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Get involved in this fabulous outdoor activity session at Plant Hill Park. The local park rangers will show you how to build your very own bird box. Great for all ages. So pop along and create some great designs.

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Join the park rangers at Crowcroft Park for this special Halloween lantern craft activity. Pop along and create your own spooky designs. You’ll be able to take your lantern home and display it for Halloween.

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Everybody needs a mask at Halloween – and there’s nothing better than making your own. This Halloween, you can join the park rangers at Chorlton Park to create your own ghoulish mask. Pop along, get creative and at the end of the activity you’ll have your very own amazing Halloween mask for the spooky school […]

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Take a spooky journey through Ladybarn Park on a Halloween trail. Collect a sheet from the visitor information centre. Take the creepy trail to discover the hidden clues across the park. This is a free, self-lead activity suitable for all ages.