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Summer Fun

Enjoy a ton of fun with our series of learning activities throughout August!

£6 per child per session (includes 2 FREE adults) | Additional adults £1 each

All activities start at 11am until 12 noon and 2pm until 3pm.

Check out our extensive list of entertaining and engaging activities below…

Tues 1st & Mon 21st Aug – Dapper Donkeys

Learn all about donkeys; how to groom and look after them, play some games and even enjoy a donkey ride

Weds 2nd & Weds 16th Aug – Mickey & Minnie Character Picnic

Enjoy a delicious Gordale picnic with Mickey and Minnie mouse, while listening to some best-loved fairy tales. Yum-yum!


Thurs 3rd &  Thurs 17th Aug – Creepy Crawly Show 

Snakes, lizards, frogs, tarantulas. scorpions, geckos, giant African snails, hissing cockroaches are just some of our creepy delights. Are you brave enough to touch or hold them? Learn fascinating facts and ‘Get me out of here’ challenges. Expect screams, shrills and laughter!


Fri 4th Aug – Candle Making

Create your very own candle and ceramic tea light holder – makes a perfect pressie for a grown-up.

Mon 7th Aug – Punch & Judy plus Magic Show

It’s show time – laugh out loud with an action packed Punch & Judy performance. Plus be mystified by illusion, magic and ticks in our amazing Magic Show.

Tues 8th Aug – Textile Prints

Create your unique design on a drawstring bag or backpack using paint stamps and skeleton leaves. It’s yours to take home or give as a gift.

Weds 9th Aug – Let’s Decorate a Bug House

Get creative – decorate your bug house using stickers and paints, then colour your bug asks. Take your artistic creations home for friends to admire.

Thurs 10th Aug – Freckles

It’s fun and frolics from our entertainer who creates a high-energy show that guarantees plenty of fun and laughter – comedy, magic, party games, dances, mini disco, puppets and balloon modeling!

Fri 11th & Thurs 24th Aug – Animal Magic with Exo Teach

Encounter the world of exotic animals up close and personal! Come face-to-face and learn about the mysterious lives and captive care of reptiles, invertebrates and amphibians.

Mon 14th & Weds 23rd Aug – Beady Beady

Creative workshop for boys and girls, where you can make all manner of fantastic, bright and beautiful jewellery. Lots of easy designs to make with a huge choice of beads and charms.

Tues 15th Aug – Miss Giggles

Join Miss Giggles for a fun filled show. Puppets, magic, music, singing and dancing. Enter the magical world of Chuckleborough, with Scruffy the dog and Squeak the mouse, but watch out for those Choo spiders! Plus FREE modeling balloon from Miss Giggles for each child.

Fri 18th Aug – Cupcake Decorating

Embellish your cupcake using icing, chocolate, sweets and sprinkles galore to create a mouth-watering masterpiece. Plus you can colour your cupcake gift bag too.

Tues 22nd Aug – Shiver Me Timbers, Pirate Day For All

Assemble your pirate ship and then paint your own mini wooden treasure chest – aye, aye captain! Colour in a pirate mask to complete your pirate look.

Fri 25th Aug – Paint Your Ceramic Coin Bank Toadstool

Have lots of fun with fungi! Express your artistic talents using paints to decorate your toadstool moneybox – then watch your savings ‘mushroom’! Also, scratch a fairy art magnet to reveal a bright rainbow of colours.