This summer is more important than ever to spend quality time, out and about, with your kids. Now restrictions are lifting in the UK; there are plenty of options to enjoy a fun day out with your children.
Best Events For Children This Summer
Whether you are looking for a sightseeing trip, a wet and wild waterpark experience or a trip to the zoo, there are many events for children nationwide catering to your needs, so you can really enjoy the summer more than ever before.
Want to cool off with the kids? What better way to enjoy the height of the summer season than splashing about? There are fantastic inflatable waterparks in Lakeside, Rutland, or Cardiff. Head over to the inflatable obstacles, floating obstacle courses and blow-up slides, accompanied by other inflatable accessories such as air dancers that your kids will truly love. All three of these locations are open all summer long, so there is plenty of time for you to visit without any specific time constraints over the summer holidays.
Thomas the Tank Engine Tour
Relive your own childhood while brightening your kid’s day with a Day Out With Thomas. This attraction visits heritage railways near you so that you can make some cherished memories with your little ones. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet The Fat Controller and all of Thomas’s friends, as well as enjoying many more Thomas & Friends activities.
Hot Air Balloon Dining
Dining in a hot air balloon is truly an experience to remember. Beaverbrook Hotel in Surrey hosts this once in a lifetime dining experience. You don’t need to worry about going up in the air yourself; you can enjoy your food while watching the wonderful balloons take off for a unique experience your kids surely won’t forget. Not to mention – the food itself is exceptional!
The Balloon Tree Farm
It’s time to say hello to your sweet tooth, the healthier way! In Yorkshire, the Balloon Tree Farm allows you and your kids to pick your own fruit, ripe and ready for you to select straight from the plant. Strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries and many more, all ready to be taken home for a delicious treat with an interactive twist.
Fly Into Summer With Tropical Butterflies
Perhaps you are unable to take the kids abroad this year. Not to worry, we have the next best thing. Tropical Butterfly House in South Yorkshire is packed with amazing tropical butterflies and birds flying right above you. If your kids are animal lovers, they’ll be sure to love this experience.
WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre
See the incredible wildlife at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre. This haven in Lancashire is packed full of wetland nature. Visit the flamboyant flamingos, play at the adventure playgrounds, or grab a canoe and go on a special water safari.
Trentham Monkey Forest
Bring out your wild side at Trentham Monkey Forest. It has recently had some very special arrivals in the Staffordshire woods, and they’ve recently announced they have 5 adorable new baby monkeys joining them. These adorable animals are sure to steal your kid’s hearts, making for a day in the UK jungle you are all sure to remember fondly.