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October Half Term

Category: Attractions

Enjoy some family fun throughout the October half-term.

October 13th 2021

By Dylan Mitchell

Stop struggling for half-term plans. 

The weather’s never usually up to much in October. But there’s no need to let the cold, rainy days get you down because there's still plenty of places to visit and savings to be secured all across the UK with your trusty tastecard. 

From deep-sea exploration to frights from the past, we've got tonnes of deals that won't drain your rainy-day fund. Keep on reading and get some inspiration for your next day out. 

Shrek Adventure! - up to 42% off entry

Shrek's Adventure London is an interactive fairy-tale attraction that will delight and enthral families of all ages. This immersive storytelling attraction brings the DreamWorks classic to life and plunges children and adults alike into the hilarious world of Shrek, Donkey, and all their pals. 

Use all your senses as you travel through 10 fairy tale themed live shows, from the Donkey-driven magical 4D flying bus journey to searching for Shrek in his beloved swamp – it's a day out the whole family will love. 

SEA LIFE - Up to 49% off entry (offer varies by location)

With venues all across the UK, SEA LIFE is an ideal day out whether you're an aspiring marine biologist or just love to watch the BBC's Blue Planet docs. Take yourself, friends, or family, on a wondrous journey from the coastline to the deepest depths of the ocean, where you can discover a whole spectacle of fascinating sea creatures.

The Dungeons - up to 41% off entry (offer varies by location)

If you fancy a bit of frightening fun in the lead up to Halloween, then taking an immersive, live actor-led journey into a city's darkest and most horrible history probably sounds like your perfect day out. If that's the case, then The Dungeons should definitely be on your list of things to do when the weather's not so good. And with savings available at The Dungeons’ London, York, Edinburgh, and Blackpool venues, you'll never have to travel too far for your next thrilling adventure.

Legoland Discovery Centres - up to 32% off

Break out the bricks and head over to the LEGOLAND Discovery Centres in Manchester and Birmingham and enjoy all the fabulous exhibits, rides and displays at the UK's ultimate indoor LEGO playgrounds. It's the ideal day out for the little ones in your life with tonnes to do, from building and playing to dipping their toes into the world of fantasy on Merlin's Apprentice Ride and Kingdom Quest.

Madame Tussauds - up to 32% off (offer varies by location)

Anyone for a spot of celeb hunting? It's not every day you get to pap your favourite celebs then take a selfie with some of the most successful sports stars, but if you pay a visit to London or Blackpool's Madame Tussauds locations, then it's business as usual. There's a multitude of wax models from the world of music, sport, and entertainment for you to ogle at, and you can enjoy your day out even more knowing you've saved a bunch with us.

Cinema – up to 30% off tickets 

Who doesn’t love a cinema trip? We certainly do, and we know you’ll love it so much more when there’s a discount. October’s looking like a seriously stacked month for cinema releases, whether you’re feeling something spooky or more of a family-friendly feature. The highly anticipated Dune, starring Timothée Chalamet and Rebecca Ferguson, hits the big screens this month, as well as kids’ fave The Addams Family 2. Check out our cinema selects for this month here, and remember, you can save up to 30% on your tickets at cinemas across the UK with us! 

Dine out for less.

Fancy dining out without burning a hole in your wallet? Of course you do. Tuck into 2 for 1 meals or 50% off food and eat out with the whole family this half-term at local independents or popular chains such as Zizzi, Pizza Hut, Café Rouge & more! 

So, wanna get up to 50% off attractions tickets?

Try tastecard today and get 50% off or 2 for 1 on food, up to 50% off attractions tickets and discounts on cinema and more.