Summer holidays in Wigan & Salford

 
Sports, gymnastics and dance camp Worsley/Boothstown
22-Jun-14 to 22-Jun-16

8.30am - 4.00pm each day for 8 - 11 years. 8.30am - 12.30pm each day for 4 - 7 years. Back by popular demand... Our very own School Sports Team will be hosting a jam packed,...

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Tennis at Parr Fold Park tennis courts Walkden
22-Jun-14 to 22-Jun-16

Improve beginners' ability and confidence in overall skills, drills and match play. All participants will receive a certificate and medal at the end of the week.

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The Galleries Shopping Centre Summer Beach The Galleries Shopping Centre, Wigan Wigan
19-Jul-14 to 16-Aug-16

If you're after sandy shores, beach-time fun and giggles galore, don't forget to get yourselves ready for the annual Galleries Shopping Centre Summer Beach, due to launch on Satur...

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Manchester Mills Museum of Science and Industry Further afield
1-Jun-15 to 30-Aug-15

No need to book. Suitable for ages 5 and older. This thunderous demonstration of historic mill machinery will show you how cotton is processed from its raw state to the finished...

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Manchester Ship Canal Cruise Salford Quays Salford
3-Jun-15 to 14-Oct-15

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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Superweeks - residential holidays for 8-16s Free accompanied travel from Manchester Piccadilly Further afield
24-Jun-15 to 24-Jun-20

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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Active Camps Ashton Leisure Centre Wigan
7-Jul-15 to 7-Jul-20

Monday 20th July – Friday 28th August (excluding weekends and bank holidays) Sports, activities, games and crafts. Pool - Water Polo, float races, fun and floats, pool inflatabl...

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Swimming Crash Courses Ashton Leisure Centre Wigan
7-Jul-15 to 7-Jul-20

Every weekday Provide swimmers of school age with basic aquatic skills building confidence and competence in water whilst having loads of fun along the way. 9am and 9.30am (half...

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Water Sports Camps Scotsmans Flash Water Activity Centre Wigan
7-Jul-15 to 7-Jul-20

Every 10 days Full equipment and instruction will be provided on the day. Participants to bring a change of clothes, towel and an old pair of trainers. Booking essential.

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Apple Summer Camp Trafford Centre & Manchester Arndale Centre Further afield
8-Jul-15 to 8-Jul-20

Join us at Apple Summer Camp for three-day workshops where kids aged 8 to 12 bring their imaginations to life. They'll learn to make movies or create interactive books complete...

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SEA LIFE Manchester Kids Go FREE The Trafford Centre Further afield
8-Jul-15 to 8-Jul-20

KIDS GO FREE WITH MUMSNET Kids Go Free with Mumsnet One free child's ticket with the purchase of each full paying adult ticket! Ticket includes: Ticket includes: Guaranteed entra...

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LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Kids Go FREE The Trafford Centre Further afield
8-Jul-15 to 8-Jul-20

Kids Go Free with Mumsnet One free child's ticket with the purchase of each full paying adult ticket! Ticket includes: Entrance to the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Manchester Admiss...

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Learn how to Powerboat Helly Hansen Watersports Centre Salford
9-Jul-15 to 9-Jul-20

Powerboating is exciting and first class training is on offer! Our courses are all run to the high standards set by the Royal Yachting Association (RYA).

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Roller Disco Clarendon Leisure Centre Salford
9-Jul-15 to 9-Jul-20

Come and get your skates on and skate along to the very latest music. All skates and equipment are provided and the SAYO/SPARKY team will be on hand to ensure you have a fun fille...

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Multi activity park sessions District wide
9-Jul-15 to 9-Jul-20

Multi-sports, giant games, arts and crafts. No booking required Dolby Park - Monday Lightoaks Park - Tuesday Buile Hill Park - Wednesday The Willows - Thursday

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Treasure Hunt Ordshall Hall Salford
19-Jul-15 to 30-Aug-15

Follow the clues to find the markers and stamp your sheet to win a small prize at the end and be entered into our prize draw! Our Treasure Hunt is available every day throughout...

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Summer Tennis Camps Robin Park Sports Centre Wigan
20-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15

We welcome children between the ages of 5 and 14 and of all skill levels to come along and enjoy our summer tennis camps. Summer Tennis Camps run throughout the school summer...

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Explore Egypt Museum of Wigan Life Wigan
21-Jul-15 to 18-Aug-15

Travel back in time to the age of pyramids, hieroglyphs and mummies with our fantastic family activities. Make your own mummy and take home your crafty masterpiece.

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Make and Do Table Salford Museum Salford
21-Jul-15 to 30-Aug-15

Our Summer Make and Do Table is available everyday throughout the school holidays from Tuesday 21 July to Sunday 30 August during our opening hours:

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The Ready Go Snow Summer Festival Chill Factore Further afield
21-Jul-15 to 25-Aug-15

Prepare for a summer packed full of adventure and plenty of exciting FREE events! Every Tuesday from 11 – 4pm throughout the summer holidays Chill Factore are running free activit...

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Land of the Pharaohs Museum of Wigan Life, Wigan
23-Jul-15 to 20-Aug-15

Ancient Egypt was a rich civilisation and its pharaoh rulers were worshipped as gods. Find out more about the wealth, power and burial rituals of Ancient Egypt and create your own...

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Power Up! Construct a Crane Workshop Museum of Science and Industry Further afield
25-Jul-15 to 30-Aug-15

No need to book. Suitable for all ages. In 1912, Manchester was going up in the world, thanks to the enormous cranes at Liverpool Road Station. Take on the role of an engineer...

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Creative Circuits Museum of Science and Industry Further afield
25-Jul-15 to 7-Aug-15

No need to book. Suitable for all ages. Tinker away by designing your own circuit, using copper tape and LEDs to explore simple electronics by combining art and science. The...

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Inventors Wanted Museum of Science and Industry Further afield
25-Jul-15 to 30-Jul-15

No need to book. Suitable for under 8s. Celebrate creativity and invention with this high-energy interactive show about the Salford-based inventor who gave us the modern day...

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Aqua activity Helly Hansen Watersports Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Try a new activity each day, including sailing, windsurfing and kayaking. Need to book

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Learn to wakeboard Helly Hansen Watersports Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15

We run the British Waterski & Wakeboard Cutting Edge Scheme, a programme of development for young wakeboarders. There are four different levels that young riders can aim to achiev...

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Windsurfing RYA Stage 1 Helly Hansen Watersports Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15

Limitless thrills and excitement on offer. Master the basics and look forward to hitting some very fast speeds in open water.

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RYA Sailing Stage 1 Helly Hansen Watersports Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15

Have fun, get wet and learn the basics of dinghy sailing in a fun and safe environment with an NGB qualified instructor. All dates need to be attended to gain qualification. Booki...

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Trampolining camp Ordsall Leisure Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 30-Jul-15

Booking required Bounce onto our trampolines and learn the pike, tuck and straddle whilst making new friends! Basic skill level, ideal for beginners. To book contact the Gymnasti...

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Swim camp Eccles Leisure Centre Eccles
27-Jul-15 to 31-Jul-15

A great week of aquatic activities which includes stroke techniques, snorkelling and much more. Booking required

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Holiday activities in Swinton Swinton and Pendlebury Leisure Centre Swinton
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Activities include basketball, tennis, badminton, football, dodgeball, rounders, cricket, dance plus arts and crafts. Cycle training (booking essential) will also be available...

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Holiday activities in Walkden and Worsley Walkden High School Walkden
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Booking required Join in with a variety of activities including multi-sports, dance plus arts and crafts

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SPARKY summer camp Clarendon Leisure Centre Salford
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Activities include multi-sports, arts and crafts, swimming, dance, watersports, Nintendo Wii and Xbox giant screen experience, skateboarding, sports tournament and off site activi...

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Holiday activities in Irlam Irlam and Cadishead Leisure Centre Irlam
27-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Need to Book Looking for something exciting to do during the Summer Holidays? Then come along to Irlam & Cadishead Leisure Centre and get stuck into loads of exciting activities...

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Crocky Trail 20% discount with Mumsnet Further afield
27-Jul-15 to 21-Aug-15

Please note T&Cs - Offer ends 21st August and all tickets must be used by Sunday 23rd August. Discount not available on gate, advance booking only. A day out at the Crocky Trail...

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Summer Activities at the Farm Tatton Park, Further afield
28-Jul-15 to 28-Aug-15

Join us for action packed activities including meeting the newly hatched chicks and ducklings, 'Don't wake the beastie' honey trail, regular farm fact talks, maize maze and the...

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Meet Mr Radclyffe Salford Museum and Art Gallery Salford
28-Jul-15 to 25-Aug-15

Meet Mr Radclyffe the proprietor of Lark Hill Place's very own Toyshop and have a go with some Victorian Toys. You can meet Mr Radclyffe every Tuesday throughout the school holid...

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Penny the Park Keeper Storytelling Walks Peel Park Salford
28-Jul-15 to 18-Aug-15

Join us for a walk around Peel Park and find out about the creatures and plants that live there through the stories of Penny the Park Keeper, and get creative afterwards with art...

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Meet the Maids Ordsall Hall Salford
28-Jul-15 to 25-Aug-15

Drop into our kitchen and meet some of the servants who would have worked there during Tudor times. They'll show you how to make your very own soap ball to take home! You can...

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Kids Summer Skateboard Club Projekts mcr skatepark Further afield
3-Aug-15 to 14-Aug-15
disabled access

Projekts mcr is once again running a skateboarding club while all the schools in the Manchester area are closed for the summer. If you'd like to book your child's place please...

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An Intro to Sculpture HOME Further afield
5-Aug-15 to 6-Aug-15

If you're aged 15-25 and you fancy having a go at creating sculpture, then why not come along to this workshop led by artist Nicola Dale who will introduce you to working in 3D....

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Digital comic book creations Museum of Wigan Life Wigan
7-Aug-15

Learn how to create your own digital comic book with a special iPad workshop based around the Ancient Egyptians. iPads can be supplied for free with free use of the Comic Life 3...

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MakeFest Museum of Science & Industry Further afield
8-Aug-15 to 9-Aug-15

MakeFest is your chance to join inventors, crafters and coders as they take over the museum for a weekend of hands-on fun. Marvel at magnificent Meccano machines Learn to code a...

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MakeFest Museum of Science & Industry Further afield
8-Aug-15 to 9-Aug-15

MakeFest is your chance to join inventors, crafters and coders as they take over the museum for a weekend of hands-on fun. Marvel at magnificent Meccano machines Learn to code a...

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Pop Bottle Microscopes Museum of Science and Industry Further afield
8-Aug-15 to 30-Aug-15

No need to book. Suitable for all ages. Walk in the footsteps of Manchester's John Benjamin Dancer, Victorian pioneer of scientific instruments. Discover the wonder of different...

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FOOTBALL SHIRT WEEKEND @ LIGHTWATER VALLEY Lightwater Valley Theme Park Further afield
8-Aug-15 to 9-Aug-15
disabled access

Whether or not you can bend it like Beckham, it really doesn't Mata because the Neville wears Prada. On a more serious note, our football shirt weekend is here to kick-off the new...

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Summer Tennis Camps August Robin Park Sports Centre Wigan
10-Aug-15 to 21-Aug-15

We welcome children between the ages of 5 and 14 and of all skill levels to come along and enjoy our summer tennis camps.

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Summer Workshops: Devising Theatre HOME Further afield
19-Aug-15 to 20-Aug-15

This two-day practical course is perfect for anyone aged 15-25 with an interest in theatre and performance. Led by professional practitioners, you will develop a range of performa...

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