Still not sure what to do with your little monsters next week? Here are our top half term activity picks, starting with the most local offerings.

HALLOWEEN WORKSHOPS @GRACELANDS YARD
Weds 28 – 9:30-12pm: Edible Halloween Art workshop; 12:30-3pm: Thriller dance & costume workshop
Thurs 29 – 9:30-12pm: Creative Art Halloween workshop
£25 per child, or £40 for two booked together & includes a healthy snack. Suitable for 6 – 12 years. For more info or to book, call Kirsty on 07976747322, or info@gracelandsyard.com

HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS @ MINIPICASSOS
26 – 31 Oct: Daily Halloween-themed art workshop sessions starting at 10am.
Tues 27, 2 – 4:30pm: Children’s Yoga Workshop for 6-9 year olds., £25 per child.
Thurs 29, 2 – 3:15pm: Family Yoga Workshop. £12 for adults, £6 for children (6-9 years).
Booking required for all sessions: 07903638817, info@minipicassos.co.uk

CHARITY FUNDRAISER IN KENSAL RISE
31 Oct, 5-7pm
Join 300 ghosts and ghouls in Dundonald, Crediton, Okehampton, Rds, and Wrentham Ave for a fab trick-or-treating experience. Fantastic decorations, great party atmopshere, over 200kg of sweets and chance to support local charity, Millionandon. Not to be missed.

HALLOWEEN PARTY @ WILLESDEN SPORTS CENTRE
31 Oct – ages 3-7 – 2.30pm – 4:00pm, ages 8-12 – 4:00pm – 5.30pm
Includes a range of fun Halloween based activities: Spider Web, Ghost and Goblin Tag, Wiggle Worm, Ghouls and Goblins, Devil’s Dodgeball, Mummy Wrap
Bookings: 020 8955 1120

HOCUS POCUS HALLOWEEN PARTY @ THE ELECTRIC CINEMA
31 Oct, 9:30am, tickets from £10
Including scariest costume competition, monster mash mania dance moves, the Haunted House orchestra, followed by the spook-tastic film HOCUS POCUS that follows a trio of witches who are gleefully resurrected after three centuries and eager to make the most of Halloween.

BOO AT THE ZOO @ LONDON ZOO
24 Oct – 1 Nov, 11am – 4pm
Plenty of spooky activities alongside the animals this half-term. Come face-to-face with amazing arachnids in Europe’s only walk-through spider forest; drop into The Widow’s Lair to hear stories and make spider-themed goodies; and marvel at the owls’ head swivelling abilities in the Owl Emporium; and much more. Activities included in in zoo admission price.

STORYSTOCK @BUSH THEATRE
28 – 30 Oct, 9:30 – 5pm
Travelling story circus for children 0-13 years old, with tons of activities for your little and not-so-little ones, including: workshops on creative writing, coding and animation; live literature shows and more. For under 4s The Storytent will host stories read by the Blue Kangaroo, the Tiger, Alice and her Wonderland friends, and favourite fairy tale characters.
7 Uxbridge Road, London W12 8LJ

MILESTONES HALLOWEEN YOGA PARTY@ ARCH 197, CHISWICK 
30 Oct, 3:45 – 4:30, 2.5 – 4 year olds, £10 per family
Spooky halloween-themed yoga party, including stories full of black cats, bats, witches and spiders, as well as apple bobbing, pin the wart on the witch, music hats and more.

FAMILY SHOWS AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL
27 – 31 Oct
Lots to choose from at the RAH this half-term, including: high definition screenings of Ratatouille and Frozen accompanied by live orchestra; a hip-hop party; history of film workshops; musical Myths and Legends and more.

If none of those take your fancy, how about these?

ART WORKSHOPS AT CREATIVE ARTS CLUB NOTTING HILL
HALLOWEEN CITY AT KIDZANIA, WESTFIELD
ALL DOGS MATTER HALLOWEEN DOG WALK, HAMPSTEAD
DAY OF THE DEAD ART WORKSHOPS, CAMDEN
HALF TERM ACTIVITIES AT JW3, FINCHLEY
BACH TO BABY HALF TERM CONCERTS
COSMONAUTS EXHIBITION, SCIENCE MUSEUM
HAIR-RAISING HALLOWEEN IN HYDE PARK
GHOST SHIPS AND SPOOKY SHADOWS, CUTTY SARK