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Halloween Events at The Hepworth Wakefield

28 Oct 2017

Jump on your broomstick and visit Museum of the Year 2017 for a fun-filled day of creepy crafts, frightening face-painting, spidery stories and a pumpkin parade!

Creepy Crafts

Drop-in 11am - 4pm, Free

Join us for a creative Halloween workshop with artist Jo Lee. Make your own creepy lantern to take home, or help us create giant spooky scenes.

Pumpkin Parade

1 - 1.30pm, Free

Bring along your decorated pumpkins and join our pumpkin parade, with prizes for the most imaginative designs.

Spidery Stories

2 - 2.40pm, Free, book online

Join Wakefield-based writer Claire Walker for a special reading of The Graffiti Web. Join in with costumes, props and plastic creepy-crawlies.

Free, but spaces need to be booked in advance

Book your place.

Face Painting

Drop-in 11am - 4pm, £3 per person

Get in the Halloween mood and be transformed into your favourite spooky character. Pay on the day.

Pop-up Performances

11am - 4pm, Free

Look out for Macbeth’s witches, ghostly poets and ethereal dancers around the gallery and grounds, brought to us by Yew Tree Theatre.