Summer is the perfect time for the kids to try something new,
Our list has loads of great ideas for all of you to do!
For the little scientists, the energetic adventures, the music lovers too,
Our handy guide has everything from museums and cruises to zoos
AirSpace Trampoline Park, Glasgow, Wolverhampton, Stevenage
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Spend a session bouncing, flipping and jumping at Air Space! This brand new attraction has over 100 interconnected trampolines all waiting for you to spring about on. As well as freestyle sessions you can join in with games such as dodgeball, football and basketball – just bouncier! Book here and save 20% using code PICNIQ
Andy’s Prehistoric Raps! – Lightwater Valley, Ripon, North Yorkshire
12th Aug 2017 – 13th Aug 2017
Popular presenter Andy Day from Cbeebies is appearing over this weekend in a live interactive performance with music, dancing including a zany dinosaur rap! Grown-ups are welcome to join with all the fun too! Find out more.
Circular Cruise, London
Hop onboard and marvel at some of the capital’s amazing landmarks! With a live audio commentary along the way, you’re sure to learn some fascinating facts too! You’ll cruise along the River Thames, hop on at either Westminster Pier, Embankment Pier, Festival Pier, Bankside Pier or St Katharine’s Pier. Find out more.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Piccadilly Circus, London
Enter a world of the truly unbelievable, bizarre and amazing! Ripley’s London houses over 700 fascinating artefacts, spread over 5 floors and covering a wide range of themes. Whether it’s amazing art, incredible nature, absorbing history, people and culture or simply the weird and wonderful that intrigue you, Ripley’s will not disappoint! BOOK HERE.
Red Panda Weekend – Paradise Wildlife Park, Hertfordshire
12th Aug 2017 – 13th Aug 2017
If you haven’t seen these adorable creatures before then head to Paradise Wildlife Park over this weekend to see and learn all about them. There’s going to be lots of fun activities for the family to enjoy. Find out more.
Longleat Safari and Adventure Park, Warminster
There is so much to see and do at this amazing safari and adventure park! Take a ride on the wild side with their Safari Drive, as well as walk with penguins, visit the meerkats and hop on a cruise to see the gorillas on Gorilla Island. You’ll be given the chance to feed some Rainbow Lorikeets, deer and and even giraffes! BOOK HERE.
Disneyland Paris, Paris
Could there be a more magical day out than Disneyland Paris? From action‐packed rides, magical shopping and luxurious dining, Disneyland Paris is definitely a fairy‐tale holiday destination! BOOK HERE.
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth
Come and learn all about the Royal Navy as it is today and get an insight into what the future holds! Step on board historic ships such as HMS Victory and HMS Warrior 1860. You won’t want to miss the new‐look Mary Rose museum, which gives insight into Tudor life! BOOK HERE.
KidZania, Shepherd’s Bush, London
Children can let their imaginations run wild at KidZania as they test the out real jobs in this mini city, such as being a pilot, firefighter, radio presenter, banker, police officer and many more! After all that work they can use their hard earned ‘KidZos’ to buy themselves some treats! BOOK HERE.
Oxygen Freejumping, Various Locations
Kids will be jumping for joy after a visit to this brilliant indoor trampoline park! They’ll get to bounce sky high in open jump sessions and burn off lots of excess energy! Find out more.
Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park, Chelmsford, Essex
Kids will love meeting and feeding the animals, giving the pets a cuddle and grooming the ponies. They can burn off some steam on the enormous bouncy pillow and have fun, climb and slide at the extensive indoor and outdoor play areas! All this plus shows and special events make for a great day out! BOOK HERE.
Zoorassic Park – ZSL London Zoo
22nd Jul 2017 – 3rd Sep 2017
A very exciting Summer awaits all the family as a new herd of animals are set to visit this zoo – dinosaurs! Families can lose themselves in a prehistoric world and meet moving monsters including the mighty Tyrannosaurus Rex. Kids can follow a fun trail and even dig for fossils. Find out more.
Odds Farm Park, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
This is the perfect day out for all of your little nature and animal lovers! Meet plenty of furry friends, enjoy the daily animal activities and demonstrations, as well as discover the Giant Indoor Playbarn – an enormous adventure play area, fun for all ages! Find out more.
The Original London Sightseeing Tour
Explore the famous sights and sounds of London in comfort aboard a hop‐on, hop‐off Original Tour bus! Your ticket allows access to six bus tour routes, three FREE walking tours and a FREE Thames Cruise. BOOK HERE.
The Transformers Tour – Paultons Park : Home of Peppa Pig World, Hampshire
8th Jul 2017 – 23rd Jul 2017
The Transformers Tour is coming to Paultons Park this July. If your kids are crazy for transfomers, this experience will be great fun, kids and adults can explore the Cybertron Chronicles and have the opportunity to play with the brand new range of Transformers Toys. You can get up close and personal with your favourite Autobot and even see the optimus prime truck! The Transformers tour will be at Paultons on the following dates: 8th+9th, 15th+16th, 22nd+23rd July 2017. Find out more.
Mead Open Farm, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
The kids will love this amazing farm! They’ll be able to pet rabbits, watch sheep racing and even have a go at feeding the lambs! Head to Shaggy’s PlayWorld to let off some steam, where they’ll find over 13,000 square feet of fun for everyone to enjoy! There’s also go karts and crazy golf for those after some competitive fun. Find out more.
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