Stuck for ideas on how to entertain the kids? Don't miss out on these great local activities!
Jorvik Viking Festival, York
Taking place every February Half Term, the festival’s programme of family-friendly events, lectures, guided walks and battle re-enactments attracts over 40,000 visitors each year from across the globe, with many returning year after year to take part and enjoy the atmosphere.
This year kids can take part in a variety of games, sword fencing and archery, make wire jewellary and clay pots, plus storytelling and performances.
Making Tracks - Past, Present and Future
The Frenchgate Shopping Centre plays host to rare railway memorabilia with Making Tracks, Past, Present and Future.
To celebrate Business Month in Doncaster The Frenchgate Shopping Centre and Doncaster Travel and Tourism are teaming up with DMBC and Business Doncaster to bring a month long Railway Exhibition to the people of Doncaster showcasing a rare collection of railway memorabilia stretching back decades working in tandem with Doncaster Business Month.
Family Fun at Lightwater Valley
Lightwater Valley is hosting a selection of both indoor and outdoor rides and giant indoor inflatables for the kids to run around on! The Angry Birds Activity Park and Angry Birds Space will be open along with the Lightwater Falconry Centre with over 50 amazing raptors, mammals and reptiles. The Riggmoor Mobile Farm has lots of cute and cuddly animals to pet and feed, including rabbits, lambs, piglets, miniature ponies, cows and alpacas.
Half Term at Brodsworth Hall
Explore the garden trail, get creative with crafts, enjoy the adventure play area and fill up on scrumptious treats from the Tea Room!
Looking Good February Half Term at Tropical Butterfly House
If you have kids that love animals, then Tropical Butterfly House is perfect for you! Looking Good event includes: groom a guinea pig in the Guinea Pig Salon, tractor trailer rides, animal quiz trail, punch and judy show, dress up competition, give a Valentine's gift to a lemur (£1 with profits going to charity), free crafts in the activity centre, paid crafts including face painting. Plus a full day of animal encounters including talks on butterflies, meerkats, otters, lemurs, parrots, exotic animals, and more!
Crafty Kisses at Cannon Hall Farm
Cannon Hall farm will have some of the best crafters Yorkshire has to offer in their marquee! This includes handmade bath/body products, cakes & tray bakes, candles & wax melts, jewellery, artwork and lots more!
Holiday Fun at The Dome
Holiday fun at The Dome this half term! Keep the little one's entertained with the brand new Big Splash session! A multi-pool wonderland of geysers, fountains, jets and airbeds!
Best of all, Under 5's swim and skate for FREE!
Showzam! is back celebrating 10 ‘Showmazing’ years of circus, magic and live performance. The excitement is once again building in Blackpool ahead of the resort’s annual festival celebrating magic, variety and live performance.