Summer holidays in Manchester & Trafford

 
Manchester Ship Canal Cruises Salford Quays Further Afield
2-Jun-15 to 2-Jun-20

Most cruises include a 21/2 hour stopover at the end of the cruise in Liverpool or Salford Quays before the return bus transfer to your starting point. Cruises which do not includ...

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Withy Baths Summer Camp Withington Baths & Leisure Centre Withington
9-Jul-15 to 9-Jul-20

The Withington Baths & Leisure Centre Summer Camps will be run in collaboration with Dancing Days, Didsbury. All staff will be fully qualified. Early drop off (from 8am) and late...

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Holiday Sports Camps Altrincham Leisure Centre Altrincham
9-Jul-15 to 9-Jul-20
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Trafford Leisure holiday sports camps run every school holiday at Altrincham, Sale, Urmston, Partington and Stretford Leisure centres. Summer dates are 27th July - 21st Aug 2015,...

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Lego Club Home Community Cafe Didsbury
21-Jul-15 to 21-Jul-20
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Every Thursday at Home cafe, a group of little lego lovers meet to play, create and build together. Very informal and unstructured - we supply the lego, the children supply the...

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Stories at Home Home Community Cafe Didsbury
21-Jul-15 to 21-Jul-20

Pop into Home cafe every Wednesday at 11.30am for an informal and fun Story time. Sit in our lovely, child-friendly cafe, and relax with a brew whilst stories are read aloud to...

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The Crocky Trail Further Afield
19-Aug-15 to 19-Aug-20

The Crocky Trail provides kids with good old fashioned fun and allows them to play in a way that many children simply do not have the opportunity to do so today.

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Parsley Art Club Parsley Pie HQ Hale
4-May-16 to 4-May-21

PLACES ARE LIMITED SO BOOK NOW! Kids have a huge choice of materials & activities to choose from at Parsley Pie including - mod rock sculptures, mosaic art, painting, clay modell...

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Manchester Climbing Centre St.Benedict’s Church City Centre
4-May-16 to 4-May-21

Manchester Climbing Centre runs kids holiday clubs in every school holiday. The are fun sessions split into age groups in exactly the same way as our term-time kids clubs: Holiday...

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Chill Factore Snow Camps Trafford Park
4-May-16 to 4-May-21

Kids are always looking for exciting new hobbies and what could be cooler than learning to ski or snowboard? Chill Factore offers a range of activities for kids to either take...

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ParkLives Manchester various parks City wide
2-Jun-16 to 2-Jun-21

Summer's right around the corner and ParkLives is here to help you get out walking, jogging, cycling, bouncing, skating, dancing and simply having a great time in your local park....

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Summer School Tuition Better Tuition, Urmston Urmston
14-Jun-16 to 14-Jun-21

Better Tuition's qualified teachers provide expert, individual tuition in a small group setting. Whether your child is preparing for entrance exams, keen to get ahead for the...

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The Grammar Sports Holiday Club Bowdon
4-Jul-16 to 4-Jul-21

Please give us a call for more information on pricing and times etc :-)

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Superweeks - residential holidays for 8-16s Free accompanied travel from Manchester Piccadilly Altrincham
4-Jul-16 to 4-Jul-21

Fun, games, laughter, secret missions, sneaking in the woods, adventures and expeditions, a day trip, games you've never heard of before, parties and feasts and evenings of fun,...

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Rock Over Climbing Kids Summer Camp Rock Over Climbing City Centre
4-Jul-16 to 4-Jul-21

Weekly 25th July to 26th August 0930 – 1630 Ages 6+ Climbing, bouldering, abseiling, outdoor climbing trips, camp fires and more… the ultimate week of adventure for all ages. A...

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Sale Art Zoo Sale Town Centre Sale
4-Jul-16 to 4-Jul-21
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SALE ART ZOO, inspired by Sale-born entrepreneur George Mottershead (1894-1978), founder of Chester Zoo is an amazing exhibition taking to the streets of Sale, Trafford for the...

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The Hamleys Games Hamleys Regent Street Dumplington
9-Jul-16 to 14-Aug-16

Bounce, Kick and Boing your way around Hamleys! It's a summer packed full of sport this year, and it's no different at the Finest Toy Shop in the World! You'll love getting active...

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DATTO PING 2016 National Football Museum City Centre
16-Jul-16 to 30-Sep-16
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This summer the museum is hosting two table tennis tables as part of Datto Ping 2016 - a fantastic nationwide festival that brings free ping pong bouncing onto the streets! If...

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POP-UP HERE PLATFORM New Bailey Further Afield
16-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-16

POP-UP HERE has teamed up with football fanatics, Streetwise Soccer who will bring their 1V1 cage and inflatable target to the space from 11am until 5pm. A fun and healthy way to...

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Join our Summer Holidays Learning Fun Club! Bright Horizons City wide
20-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16

At Bright Horizons, we believe every child's potential is endless and the school holidays are a perfect opportunity to continue your child's ongoing development. Why not support...

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Roll Up To Dunham Dunham Massey Altrincham
20-Jul-16 to 10-Aug-16

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays Run away with the circus and show off your bravery and prowess for 3 weeks only with workshops and performances that change...

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One Big Summer Weekend Manchester City Centre City Centre
22-Jul-16 to 24-Jul-16
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ONE BIG SUMMER WEEKEND SHOWCASES THE BEST OF MANCHESTER'S SUMMER FESTIVALS Manchester Jazz Festival, Science in the City, The Manchester Picnic, sponsored by the Co-op, and...

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The Fabric of Protest People's History Museum City Centre
22-Jul-16 to 20-Aug-16

Monthly Fabric of Protest workshops with artist Helen Mather will allow visitors to contribute to their very own exhibition. Using a range of materials to bring their ‘slogan for...

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One Big Summer Weekend Manchester City Centre City Centre
22-Jul-16 to 24-Jul-16
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ONE BIG SUMMER WEEKEND SHOWCASES THE BEST OF MANCHESTER'S SUMMER FESTIVALS Manchester Jazz Festival, Science in the City, The Manchester Picnic, sponsored by the Co-op, and...

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One Big Summer Weekend various city centre outside squares City Centre
22-Jul-16 to 24-Jul-16

One Big Summer Weekend A taste of summer's best festivals to kick off the school holidays 22 July – 24 July 2016 Manchester's Business Improvement District, managed by CityCo, is...

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INCREDIBLE POWER OF LIGHT ROADSHOW National Football Museum City Centre
22-Jul-16 to 1-Aug-16

As part of European City of Science Manchester 2016 come and see the The Incredible Power of Light roadshow in our Hall of Fame. The Incredible Power of Light showcases the unpara...

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Tiny Science: Platform for Investigation (Pi) Manchester Arndale City Centre
23-Jul-16 to 24-Jul-16
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Over the opening weekend of the festival Exchange Court at the Manchester Arndale will be transformed into an exciting setting for live experiments. For the first time Pi: Platf...

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Tiny Science: Platform for Investigation (Pi) Manchester Arndale City Centre
23-Jul-16 to 24-Jul-16
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Over the opening weekend of the festival Exchange Court at the Manchester Arndale will be transformed into an exciting setting for live experiments. For the first time Pi: Platf...

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Dr Emily's Weird and Wonderful Facts Number 70 Oxford Street City Centre
24-Jul-16
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Broadcaster and educator, Dr Emily Grossman's family friendly hour-long show is jam-packed with fun, educational and surprising facts - along with their explanations - adults,...

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Mad Hatters Tea Party Kids Creative - Sensory Art Studios Northenden
25-Jul-16 to 27-Jul-16

For the last week of the Alice in Wonderland theme I will be hosting a Mad Hatters Tea Party for children aged 2 - 7 at the Studios in Northenden. The session will include lots of...

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Camp Wilderness and Bushcraft Cholmondeley Castle Altrincham
25-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-16

Fancy a magical bushcraft adventure for your children this summer? At Camp Wilderness we run back-to-nature bushcraft residential camps for children aged 6-15, where they'll be...

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SUMMER CRAFT ACTIVITIES National Football Museum City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16

Get hands-on this summer - with a chance to make football inspired badges and more! Craft making: Mon - Thur; 11:30am - 3pm; free. Badge making: Mon - Fri; 12pm- 3pm; £1.

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COMEDYSPORTZ WORKSHOPS Waterside Arts Centre Sale
25-Jul-16 to 26-Jul-16

ComedySportz is the North West's top fast-paced improvised comedy show where two teams battle it out for the biggest laughs. The players create quick witted sketches, scenes and...

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The Radar Summer School BIMM Manchester City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-16

The MRadar Summer School runs over five days and consists of four mornings of dedicated tuition on your instrument, followed by a live performance workshop every afternoon to hone...

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Spanish Summer Courses Instituto Cervantes Manchester City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 5-Aug-16

Children with very little or no knowledge of Spanish (Intensive course: from Monday to Friday) 1st Week ages 5-8yrs 2nd Week ages 9 - 12 yrs Children with intermediate level of...

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Tiny Science: Inflatable Museum Manchester Cathedral City Centre
25-Jul-16
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Manchester Museum's brand new Inflatable Museum will be popping up in Manchester Cathedral for a day of interactive, exploratory activities for under-5s and their families. Inspir...

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Kids Summer Skatepark Club Projekts MCR Skatepark City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 2-Sep-16
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Projekts mcr is a family friendly skatepark underneath the Mancunian way flyer over. We've been coaching skateboarding for over 10 years and pride ourselves in being able to help...

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SAV’S BIG MOUTH National Football Museum City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16

Surrounded by the great and the good in our Hall of Fame, it's now your time to shine by having a go at Sav's Big Mouth Challenge! See how many you can score for the chance to...

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Doodlebots City Centre
25-Jul-16 to 4-Sep-16

Get creative this summer and make your own drawing robot to create patterns on our paper pitch! See if yours can go all the way and colour-in your opponent's goal! Mondays and...

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Cyril the Squirrel Dogs Trust Manchester City wide
26-Jul-16

A magical and engaging piece of children's theatre exploring diversity and empathy. Follow Cyril in his adventures with his animal friends around the woodland. Followed by a fun...

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The Science of Saving Species Manchester Cathedral City Centre
26-Jul-16
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Chester Zoo is running drop-in sessions from where scientists from the zoo will be on hand to show visitors how they use science to help look after and save endangered species...

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CIRCUIS SKILLS Waterside Arts Centre Sale
27-Jul-16

Join us to learn a new circus skill that will impress your friends and family

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Make Your Mark at the People's History Museum the People's History Museum City Centre
27-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-16
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Every Wednesday between 27th July and 31st August there will be a chance to ‘Make Your Mark' with craft workshops. Inspired by the museum's galleries, would-be crafters can create...

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Make Your Mark at the People's History Museum the People's History Museum City Centre
27-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-16
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Every Wednesday between 27th July and 31st August there will be a chance to ‘Make Your Mark' with craft workshops. Inspired by the museum's galleries, would-be crafters can create...

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Make Your Mark at the People's History Museum the People's History Museum City Centre
27-Jul-16 to 31-Aug-16
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Every Wednesday between 27th July and 31st August there will be a chance to ‘Make Your Mark' with craft workshops. Inspired by the museum's galleries, would-be crafters can create...

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THE JUNGLE BOOK DRAMA CLUB The Royal Exchange Theatre City Centre
27-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-16

Send your little monkeys for a wild time at the Royal Exchange's summer drama club! Children will act, sing, dance, make jungle-themed scenery and perform their very own renditio...

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Concerts by the Lake Tatton Park Further Afield
28-Jul-16 to 30-Jul-16

The magnificent country estate provides the perfect backdrop for the ‘Concerts by the Lake' festival which will take place from Thursday July 28th to Saturday July 30th. Tom...

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Waters Wacky Science Lab St Ann's Square City Centre
28-Jul-16 to 29-Jul-16
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Have a go at fun and wacky experiments with our Science Buskers, who simplify complex scientific principles with entertaining activities. Can you put a skewer through a balloon...

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Ratburger Fletcher Moss Gardens Didsbury
29-Jul-16 to 31-Jul-16

Poor Zoe; her hamster has died and her lazy stepmother, Sheila, doesn't care. In fact, she is so lazy that she wants Zoe to pick her nose for her — ewwww. Voted the top children'...

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1966 WORLD CUP FINAL CELEBRATION City Centre
30-Jul-16

Exactly fifty years on from the day of England winning the 1966 World Cup Final, come and celebrate that famous win here at the museum! There'll be retro arts and crafts, some...

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Kings Camps Bridgewater School City wide
1-Aug-16 to 19-Aug-16

Kings Camps run during school holidays and are suitable for children aged 4-17 years. Choose from flexible daily or week packages, with extended hours also available. For more...

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Manchester Harriers Wythenshawe Park Wythenshawe
1-Aug-16 to 12-Aug-16

Experience a range of athletic events Learn to run, jump, throw Games & competition Meet new friends

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Messy Art & Creative Play Kids Creative - Sensory Art Studios Northenden
2-Aug-16 to 1-Sep-16

During the summer holidays Messy Art Club will be available on a drop in basis every Tuesday & Thursday morning at 10 & Thursday afternoons at 3.30 for children of primary school...

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SEND Sensory Stay & Messy Play Kids Creative - Sensory Art Studios Northenden
5-Aug-16 to 2-Sep-16

Friday afternoons are going to be stay and play but reserved for children with additional needs to come and explore the studios. Call in to the sensory room at any time throughout...

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Run Away With the Circus Trail Dunham Massey Altrincham
11-Aug-16 to 4-Sep-16

Roll up, roll up, for a spectacular summer of circus adventures at Dunham Massey as curious sideshows, jugglers and storytellers roll up to the garden for a summer of family fun....

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Hockey Masterclass Stockport Grammar School Further Afield
17-Aug-16 to 19-Aug-16

Our early drop off is from 8:30am and late collection finishes at 5:30pm What is the Dita Hockey Masterclass? The Dita Hockey Masterclass is a unique nationwide hockey coaching...

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Playmobil Roadshow at Hamleys! Hamleys Manchester Dumplington
17-Aug-16 to 24-Aug-16

Come and join the fun at the Playmobil Roadshow, visiting your local Hamleys Toy Shop this summer! For children ages 18 months to 8 years old, the Playmobil Roadshow will feature...

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Summer Holiday Baking Fun: Gingerbread Men Poppies 11 Café Urmston
19-Aug-16

A fun baking session, making Gingerbread Men from scratch, taking them and a recipe card home, plus an activity while the goodies are in the oven. The fee covers all ingredients,...

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Netball Fever Stockport Grammar School Further Afield
22-Aug-16 to 24-Aug-16

optional extended hours from 8.30am-5.30pm What is Netball Fever? Netball Fever is a unique nationwide netball coaching course for girls aged 7 to 16 years of age. Our course...

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Sylvanian Families LIVE at Hamleys! Hamleys Manchester Dumplington
22-Aug-16

Calling all Sylvanian Families fans! Your favourite Sylvanian characters will be hitting the road over the summer holidays! They will be meeting fans and showcasing their exciting...

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New Family Yoga Retreat Cornwall Altrincham
26-Aug-16 to 29-Aug-16

Are you a yoga and well-being enthusiast but unable to find child-friendly retreats? Do you and your family have a spirit of adventure and like to try new experiences and learn...

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Summer Holiday Baking Fun: Lunch Club Poppies 11 Café Urmston
26-Aug-16

A fun baking session, making Savoury Scones from scratch for lunch, then while they're in the oven we'll make our own dessert: Apple & Apricot Cakes, then taking them and a recipe...

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NERF Vault at Hamleys! Hamleys Manchester Trafford Park
28-Aug-16 to 31-Aug-16

Hamleys have teamed up with their friends at Nerf to bring you the ultimate Blaster challenge this summer! Nerf has a range of blasters and accessories with a focus on speed,...

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