Things to do with kids in Monmouthshire – October 2017

Things to do with kids in Monmouthshire – October 2017

So with a half term break on the calendar for October it’s time to think about what’s on in Monmouthshire during the month for our kids!

Hoggin the Bridge 2017 @ Caldicot Castle & Country Park

Sunday 8th October 2017

Caldicot Town Team hosts Hoggin the Bridge.  The parade ride starts at 11am over the Severn Bridge before heading through the villages and finishing at Caldicot Castle.  For more information visit hogginthebridge.co.uk.


Monmouthshire Food Festival @ Caldicot Castle & Country Park

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th October 2017

The Monmouthshire Food Festival returns to Caldicot Castle.  10am-4.30.  Visit monmouthshirefoodfestival.co.uk for more information.


Brother Thomas @ Tintern Abbey

Saturday 21st October 2017

Go along and meet Cistercian monk, Brother Thomas.  He will be able to tell you everything you need to know about the abbey and daily life at the abbey.  10am-4pm. 

Visit Cadw.gov.wales for more information including admission prices.


Spooky Halloween Day @ Chepstow Castle

Saturday 28th October 2017

Join the Halloween themed trail for thrills and chills.  A great spooky day out for all the family.  11am – 4pm. 

Visit Cadw.gov.wales for more information including admission prices.


Halloween Fireworks @ Chepstow Racecourse

Saturday 28th October 2017

Fireworks, a fair and children’s entertainment at the Racecourse.  5pm – 8.30pm.

Visit Chepstow-racecourse.co.uk for more information including admission prices.


Halloween Weekend @ Raglan Castle

Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th October 2017

A ghostly weekend at Raglan Castle that’s fun for all the family.  11am – 5pm.

Visit Cadw.gov.wales for more information including admission prices.


Family Halloween Fun @ The Kymin Round House

Saturday 28th October to Monday 30th October 2017

Join in with Halloween Fun at The Round House. 

Visit Nationaltrust.org.uk for more information including admission prices. 


These are just a few of the great events on in October around Monmouthshire.  Which one’s do you plan on going to? 

Have I missed any out?  If so, let me know in the comments below.