With half term upon us, let’s have a look at what family friendly activities are occurring in the Manchester and North West region.
Legoland Discovery Centre at the Trafford Centre is launching a new 4D movie – “LEGO® NEXO KNIGHTS™ 4D: The Book of Creativity” from Saturday 28th May. Check out their website here for more details and deals on tickets!
Wyevale Garden Centres will be hosting Busy Bee week in their Altrincham, Marple, and Bolton stores. During ‘Busy Bee Week’ there will be three events taking place; Perfect Pollinator, Buzzing Bakery & Bee Hotel. The events are suitable for children aged 3-8 and are taking place between 31st May and 3rd June
Perfect Pollinator, on Tues 31st May, 11am-1pm (20 minute sessions) is where you can plant a beautiful Cosmos Sonata plant to attract bees. Children can then make a bee cut out and decorate the pot. This also includes an activity sheet.
The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire has not only been creating award winning ice cream for more than 30 years, but also offers the chance for families to have fun whilst perusing 50 ice cream flavours. With new attractions including ‘Honeycomb Canyon’, Europe’s largest indoor sand and water play area that allows children of all ages to play, engage and explore whatever the British weather brings.
Moooving outside, ‘Daisy’s Garden’ provides a free play experience with a difference. Delights include; a flavour forest, a toddler farm and adventure play areas filled with tunnels and towers. At the heart of this mind-blowing new site is a snow-emitting, life-size magical ice cream tree full of surprises. Check out their website here for further details and deals on ‘Play Passes’ for the attractions.
The Oldham Coliseum Theatre will be presenting a special treat for children and their families this Half Term with Engine House and LipService Theatre Company’s comedy adaptation of classic fairy tale, Snow White. Snow White is on at Oldham Coliseum Theatre on Thursday 2 June at 2.30pm and 6pm. Tickets are £8 / £28 for a Family Ticket (up to four tickets including one full-priced adult). Tickets can be purchased on the door, by phone on 0161 624 2829 or via the website.