Days Out Ideas

6 Free Days Out This Weekend 3rd-4th October

Written by Louise Winter


Mystery bus tours, scarecrow competitions, and birthday parties, are all included in the free events we have found for all the family to enjoy this weekend!

Fun Palaces Family Day: Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London, 3rd October, 10am – 6pm

For a fun filled day of entertainment, visit Fun Palaces Family Day and enjoy Hula Hooping workshops, Gingerbread making, and well as art and craft activities and live music performances. Finally, don’t miss the interactive cinema screening of the Wizard of Oz!

Hamleys 255th Birthday Party: Regent Street, London, 4th October, 12pm – 4pm

Hamleys are throwing a birthday party and you’re invited! Join Hamley and Hattie bear for games, magic and yummy treats. Every child who attends will take home a sticker and balloon at the end of a wonderful afternoon.

Animal Extravaganza at Durham Cathedral: 3rd October, 10:30am – 3:30pm

Visit this animal extravaganza along the riverbanks and woodlands of Durham City where a whole host of activities will entertain the kids. Face painting, badge making, dog demonstrations and animal handling, as well as trails and bug house making are all on offer for what will be a fab day!

Wirral Bus & Tram Show: Birkenhead, 4th October, 10am – 4pm

For an action packed day, visit the 18th Annual Wirral Bus & Tram Show where you will see vintage and classic buses, trams, cars, and motorbikes. You can even take a mystery tour around Wirral on a heritage bus!

Hampshire Harvest Weekend: Winchester Cathedral, 3rd – 4th October, 10am – 4pm

Celebrate harvest at Winchester Cathedral with plenty to see and do including a mobile farm, displays and craft demonstrations, as well as musical entertainment and the Hampshire Farmers Market. Why not make your own scarecrow and enter it in the scarecrow competition!

Fantastic Fungi: Castlemilk Park, Glasgow, 3rd October, 1:30pm – 3:30pm

Calling all budding fungi spotters! Take a guided walk around the beautiful woodland of Castlemilk Park and learn about fungi on the way, and you will even be rewarded with a mug of tasty homemade mushroom soup at the end.


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