Fetes, Fayres, Markets, Fun Days, Festivals And More – October 2017

Sunday 1st October

Family Fun Day at Park Road Cafe. 211 Park Road WA9 (next to primrose vaults). 10am-4pm
Raising money for merseyside & cheshire blood bikes.

Saturday 7th October

It’s a Wellbeing, Beauty & Craft Fair. St.Julies RC Church Hall, Howards Lane, Eccleston, St. Helens, wa10 5HJ. 12.30-4pm. £3 entrance fee inc: admission, hot drink, biscuit, raffle ticket and tai chi demonstration (1.30). Holistic taster treatments (massage, Reiki, Hopi ear candling). manicures and pedicures. Variety of Craft stalls and well-being products.

The Big Draw. The National celebration of Drawing. The World of Glass will be opening Its doors and encouraging artisits of all levels to join us. Bring your easel, pastels, charcoal and pencils and be inspired by our building and the people who attend on the day. We will also be running craft activities for visitors of all ages and would like to be inspired. The days drawing starts at 10.30 am until 3.30pm and is free to everyone.

Sunday 8th October

Artisan market at Inglenook Farm. 10:00am. Browse over 55 stalls full of stunning, handmade one of a kind crafts and find stunning art, award winning local produce and amazing regional producers.
From handmade skin care to stunning jewellery and handmade childrens wear, there is so much to find. You will also find our courtyard full of stunning, award winning local produce to be sampled.
There will be music and dancing with the Cotton Town Hot Club and fresh food and coffee in our cafe. Car parking and entrance is free

Sunday 15th October

Vintage Farmers Market. Greenslate Farm 10am to 2pm
Greenslate Community Farm, Greenslate Rd, Billinge, Orrell, Wigan WN5 7BG, UK

Saturday 21st October

Murder Mystery Night at The Smithy Heritage Centre. £15 incl buffet and first drink.
Kiln Lane, WA10 4RA .

Saturday 21st to Tuesday 31st October.

Pumpkin Barn at Fir Tree Farm. Come and enjoy choosing your own pumkin and carving it in The Barn. Enjoy a autumnal walk and yummy food in cafe. Lots of homemade seasonal food and cakes. Pimbo Road, WA11 8RG

Tuesday 24th October

Halloween Shopper Whopper kid’s club. It’s free – as always and children will be able to make lanterns to take home. St Mary’s Arcade between 11am-3pm.

Friday 27th October

Spooky Halloween Trail Walk
Halloween is just around the corner and that means the Spooky Halloween Trail Walk organised by the Go Active Team is back again! Due to the huge success of last years Spooky Walk it will be held in Sherdley Park this year. Fun for the family. People are encouraged to wear fancy dress and brings either pumpkins, torches or glow sticks as they want to light up the park. Ghost stories, ghosts, local ghost stories and hot tea & coffee etc at the end. Join them if you dare……. and its totally FREE
Sherdley Park. Meet at sutton Leisure centre. 6.30pm. FREE Parking

Halloween Party at Newton Community Centre
£3 per child ticket (includes food and drink). Parent/carers free. Under 1s free. Lots of spooky fun, pumpkin carving, fancy dress and more. 6Pm to 8pm.

Saturday 28th October

Spooky Welly Walk will be held in Sherdley Park, in aid of the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation. Last year an incredible 8,700 people across the region donned their wellies and best Halloween fancy dress, helping them raise an astonishing £60,000. Take a look at their website to view the activity map for the event. Early bird tickets are now available at £4 for adults and children. (under 2’s go for free) www.roycastle.org/spooky

Sunday 29th October

Autumn Bus Running Day at North West Museum of Road Transport
Free rides around St Helens on some of our historic buses and visiting vehicles into the twilight zone! Sales stalls in the museum with transport books, photos, models etc., and the Rainhill Model Railway Club’s layouts will be on show. 10Am to 5PM

Tuesday 31st October

Sue Gerrard. Tales To Chill…. An evening of ghostly tales for Halloween, including ghosts from St. Helens. St.Mark’s Lodge, Victoria Park. 7pm. £5 Booking Essential – 07985556539

Weekly Events

Street Market, Church Street, St Helens Town Centre. 9am to 4.30pm

Street Market, Church Street, St Helens Town Centre. 9am to 4.30pm

Sunday Market At Haydock Park. 9Am to 4pm.


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