Wild Things at Halloween RSPB Rye Meads

Saturday 27 October to Sunday 4 November

Every day over Half Term. 10am to 4pm. No need to book - just drop in.

Price: £2 per Child plus parking charge.

Help the good witch Esmerelda Raventree to foil Morag Spindlefingers’ evil plans by completing Wild Challenge activities and finding clues! What clues will you discover in nature to help Esmerelda?

Build a den, follow tracks and signs, face your fears, create a creepy craft and take part in our photo competition by posing with our Giant Rye Meads Pumpkin! By taking part you also receive a Wild Challenge sticker and certificate.

If you submit the best photo you will win a brand new Bat Detecting Kit! Submit your photos on Twitter to @RSPBRyeMeads, on Facebook at RSPBHertsandBeds or by email to All photo submissions must be received by 5pm on the 4 November.

Find out more about the Wild Challenge and complete your very first activity!

RSPB Wild Challenge: Get closer to nature, have fun – and earn awards for doing it! Can you take on the Wild Challenge this year? You can help wildlife, explore nature and enjoy lots of wild, fun family activities. Tell us what you’ve done and you could win awards. Have you got what it takes to achieve gold?


Rye Meads Nature Reserve Rye Road Stanstead Abbotts Hertfordshire (SatNav postcode EN11 0EH)

Full list of dates

  • Saturday 27 October 2018
  • Sunday 28 October 2018
  • Monday 29 October 2018
  • Tuesday 30 October 2018
  • Wednesday 31 October 2018
  • Thursday 1 November 2018
  • Friday 2 November 2018
  • Saturday 3 November 2018
  • Sunday 4 November 2018

Where is it?

  • Postcode: SG12 8JS
  • County: Hertfordshire

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