Days Out Ideas Events Summer

Brilliant Days Out Ideas this Summer

Written by Yeyen

Summer is here again and there are so many fun things to do,
Try Oxygen Freejumping, go to Drayton Manor or Up at the O2 !
Don’t miss the chance to see the Red Panda’s the kids will love them we bet,
Our handy guide will have the most fun adventures the kids have had yet!

2nd Aug 2017
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Children’s favourite little piggy Peppa Pig is visiting Adventure Wonderland on Wednesday 2nd August to meet all her very special fans. Session timings are: 10:15, 11:15, 1:00, 2:00 and 3:45 so don’t forget to bring your cameras to capture that moment! **Character appearances are limited to five sessions throughout the day and each session lasts approx 30mins. The queue line will be closed as soon as capacity is reached for each session. Find out more.

Gulliver’s Explorers Retreat Stay and Play – Matlock, Bath

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Enjoy a pirate themed ‘stay and play’ short break at Gulliver’s Explorers Retreat at Matlock Bath. Beautiful views, plus all of the fun of Gulliver’s Matlock Bath Theme Park included! These fun self contained suites are cosy retreats and suitable for up to 5 people and accommodation includes; Triple bunk beds, double bed, shower, toilet, microwave, mini‐fridge and a kitchen sink! BOOK HERE.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Piccadilly Circus, London

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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.

12th Aug 2017 – 13th Aug 2017
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credit: Matt Hart Paradise Wildlife Park

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.

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth

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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.

5th Aug 2017 – 6th Aug 2017

Get the kids booked into this fun weekend which is all about science! They will learn how to fire rockets, be wowed by fun pyrotechnics and have the chance to play in the Giant Bubble Zone. Find out more.

Up at the O2, London

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Take in stunning views of London from 52m above the ground when you enjoy this exhilarating guided expedition over the roof of The O2! This is a thrilling 90 minute experience over the 380m long O2 walkway, which, at it’s steepest point, has a 28° incline on the way up and 30° on the way back down! BOOK HERE.

Oxygen Freejumping, Various Locations

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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.

free event
28th Aug 2017 – 29th Aug 2017

The Sunday of Notting Hill Carnival is all about the kids and there will be a children’s parade with flamboyant costumes and riotous colours, dancing to steel bands, live music and family workshops. Enjoy delicious Caribbean food and soak up the amazing atmosphere of this famous annual event. Find out more.

1st Jul 2017 – 31st Aug 2017

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If you are looking for something for the kids to do over the long Summer holidays then take a look at the camps and outdoor activities on offer at this brilliant activity centre. Families can learn to surf, kayak, sail dinghies or join in with special family days where you get to do a bit of everything! Find out more.

St Paul’s Cathedral, London

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Located at the top of Ludgate Hill, this iconic cathedral has survived much of London’s turbulent past and is steeped with history. Enjoy a visit and explore the stunning interiors, marvel at its treasures and climb the famous dome which dominates London’s skyline! BOOK HERE.

AirSpace Trampoline Park, Various Locations

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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! Find out more.

Liberty’s Owl, Raptor and Reptile Centre, Hampshire

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This amazing attraction is home to and named after one of the Alaskan Bald Eagles, Liberty as well as a large collection of other birds of prey, reptiles and creepy crawlies! On your visit you will see owls, hawks, eagles, pythons, bearded dragons, snakes, tarantulas and much more. BOOK HERE.

Drayton Manor, Staffordshire

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Enjoy a day of fun at Drayton Manor, the home of Thomas Land! From family friendly rides to the all out adrenaline pumping thrills and spills of Shockwave and Apocalypse, Drayton Manor has something for everyone! All tickets booked through Picniq have the option of two great packages which makes planning your day out even easier. You can choose between a ‘Meal Deal’ package which includes entry and a meal voucher or the ‘VertiGo‘ package which includes entry and a 30min VertiGo high-ropes course! BOOK HERE.


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