Exploring the Best of Halton this October: Last-Minute October Fun

Looking for some last-minute October activities this autumn?

Halton invites you to trick or treat yourself to some autumnal delights and thrilling experiences. From scarily good eats to spooky stories, here’s your guide to last-minute escapades in Halton to make the most of this October.

Taste some Fang-tastic Flavours Daresbury Dairy

Start your journey at Daresbury Dairy, renowned for its creamy delights, you can choose from one of their award-winning flavours. Situated in walking distance from Daresbury Church, this delightful spot offers award-winning flavours. Treat yourself to their latest seasonal specials: Apple Strudel and tempting Treacle. Daresbury Dairy is the perfect pitstop on your autumn trail and is a great route for cyclists, too. Grab a scoop and savour the flavours as you sit on one of the benches by the pond and take in the view. 

The Shed in Moore

Just a 10-minute drive from Daresbury, discover The Shed in Moore. This dog-friendly, independent cafe in Moore is home to speciality coffee and delicious treats made with fresh, local produce. Surrounded by a 200-acre nature reserve along the Manchester Ship Canal, it’s a great spot for an autumn walk. Explore trails, watch wildlife by the lake, and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere as you wrap up warm. Don’t forget to mark your calendar for 29th October; The Shed will host a spooktacular Halloween Party with a fancy-dress competition for children, adults, and dogs too!

Enjoy eerie-sistible treats at Esposito’s Deli

Tis the season to treat yourself to a pumpkin spiced latte, made using their homemade pumpkin spice syrup, completely unique to them, you won’t get one like it anywhere else! Looking for something more filling? It’s soup season at Esposito’s! As the weather gets crisper, they’re serving up comforting, homemade soups to warm you up from the inside out. You can find Esposito’s in various locations around the borough, including Victoria Park in Widnes and Runcorn Hill Park.

Spooky Tales Await at Norton Priory…

Embrace the eerie ambience at Norton Priory Museum & Gardens in Runcorn. Join Spooky Stories events on the 27th, 29th, and 30th October if you dare…make your own Halloween crafts, brew magical potions, experience an animal handling session, and brace yourself for a daring story walk into the dark woods. It’s frightful fun for the whole family!

Witness show-stopping performances at The Brindley.

Immerse yourself in live entertainment that will leave the whole family captivated at The Brindley Theatre in Runcorn. In October, you can see Jurassic Live for a roarsome show! Why not join the World’s Official No.1 tribute to the legendary rock band The Eagles, Illegal Eagles, as they return for more stunning vocals and rocking guitar riffs! These performances promise magical moments for your October nights.

This is no trick – Enjoy Free Parking in Halton!

Halton treats you to stress-free exploration with free parking at most sites. This means you can take your time, as you (pumpkin) spice up your October.

From seasonal specials, spooky stories and scenic autumn strolls, Halton has something for the entire family.

For the latest information on events and to explore more of all Halton has to offer, visit https://visithalton.co.uk/

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