October 2014

4th & 5th          Cholsey & Wallingford Railway – Nursery Rhyme Weekend – Free travel for 1-10 year old’s dressed as a nursery rhyme character.

4th & 5th          Didcot Railway Centre – Day out with Thomas – 9.30am – 5pm.  Events taking place throughout the day including Circus workshop, Thomas Story readings and rides taking place all day.  Adults £12, Children aged 2-15 £10, Adults 60+ £11, and Family (2 adults, 2 children) £39.

5th                    Autumn Water Festival – Celebration of Autumn, harvests, water and wetland at the Earth Trust Centre, Little Wittenham (11am – 4pm).  Adults £5, Children £2, families £12 (2 adults, 2 children).

5th                    Henley Ploughing Match at Bishopsland Dunsden.  Gates open at 9am with the ‘Blessing of the Plough’ at 9.15am.  The day includes heavy horse display, log chopping competition, trailer rides and much more.  Adults £5, Concessions £3 and Children under 5 are free.

19th                 Wantage Autumn Festival –A Celebration of Autumn showcasing some of the finest local producers and musicians, plus fun stuff for the kids to do.  Bring along your garden apples for traditional pressing. 12 noon – 5pm, at King Alfred’s Academy East Site, £2 entry, Kids Free.

20th – 25th       Oh What a Lovely War presented by Sinodun Players at The Corn Exchange Wallingford.

21st                  Farmers Market – Wallingford Market Place

25th                 Halloween Entertainment at Blenheim Palace.  Enjoy a family day out with a Halloween twist of a ghost train ride, lurk around the labyrinth or carve a pumpkin at the Pleasure Gardens Deli.

25th & 26th      Cholsey & Wallingford Railway – Spooky Halloween Trains. Look out for the spooky characters along both sides of the track and beware the witch distributing Special Halloween Spooky Bags to all children under 8 years old.

25th & 26th      Mapledurham Christmas Craft and Gift Fair.  A perfect way to start of the Christmas shopping with stalls full of wonder crafts and fine foods direct from the producers.

29th                 Woodland Adventure: an Expedition for 5-8 year olds at the Earth Trust Centre (10am – 12pm), Little Wittenham.  £3 per child, accompanying adult free

30th                 ‘Night at the Museum’ at Wallingford Museum is back by popular demand from 6pm – 9pm.  View the museum from a different light (remember to bring your torch).  £4 per adult and free for children.

31st                  Discover and Play.  Forest School for pre-school children.  Come and Play for a morning of discovery in the Woodlands. Earth Trust Centre (10am – 12pm), Little Wittenham.  £3 per child, accompanying adult free.

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