Get Ready for Ski Holidays with Kids

Ski Family Day Out at the Chill FactorE

Ski holidays aren’t cheap, especially for families travelling in the school holidays, so it’s a good idea to try a ski or snowboard lesson before you decide to book a ski holiday. . . . → Read More: Get Ready for Ski Holidays with Kids

Shows & Pantos

Comedysportz Improvised Pantomime at Waterside Arts Centre

It’s pantomimes and Christmas show season! With Mus&Dads list you won’t miss all the local family pantos and shows! Enjoy the festive season! . . . → Read More: Shows & Pantos

The Snowman Spotted Cooling Off at Chill Factore Ahead of Manchester Debut

Characters from The Snowman show that's now on stage in Manchester Opera House at Chill Factore

The Snowman visited Chill Factore to top off his icy layers before taking to the stage in his debut performance at Manchester’s Opera House theatre. He was joined by his castmates, Reindeer and Penguin, as he enjoyed all the fun the Snow Park had to offer – including the Luge Slip’n’Slide and the Sledge O’Mania.
Santa’s Grotto at Chill Factore opens this weekend, which is the only grotto in the UK to be housed on real snow! . . . → Read More: The Snowman Spotted Cooling Off at Chill Factore Ahead of Manchester Debut

Meet Santa at Eureka! and experience Night Lights festive show

Christmas at Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Father Christmas and a few of his Elven friends are coming to Eureka! The National Children’s Museum in Halifax, West Yorkshire to get into the festive spirit by chatting to children and giving out a few early gifts in the snuggliest grotto in town. . . . → Read More: Meet Santa at Eureka! and experience Night Lights festive show

Half-Term Is Great Fun For Kids At The Met, Bury

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With October half-term in Bury just a fortnight away, parents searching for activities to entertain their children should look to The Met in Bury. The town centre venue is bringing three top quality touring family theatre shows to the town during half-term week, giving three different opportunities for children to enjoy entertaining and inventive theatre that’s designed just for them. . . . → Read More: Half-Term Is Great Fun For Kids At The Met, Bury

Chalk It Up!

Sidewalk street chalk art - Jean Marc Navello, France

The streets of Crewe town centre will become the canvas for an international art festival over August Bank Holiday weekend (26-27th), when around 30 artists will transform the pavements into a riot of colour as part of ‘Chalk It Up’. . . . → Read More: Chalk It Up!

Keeping the Kids Busy During the Holidays

Summer holidays with kids at the beach

The school holidays are an exciting opportunity to spend time together as a family and pursue the activities you can’t fit in during term time. Check out our advice below to find out how you can entertain your little ones during the summer break. . . . → Read More: Keeping the Kids Busy During the Holidays

Creative and Creepy Crawly Summer Fun at the Chestnut Centre

There’s plenty to keep kids busy over the school summer holidays with a range of fun activities at the Chestnut Centre Otter, Owl and Wildlife Park in Chapel-en-le-Frith. . . . → Read More: Creative and Creepy Crawly Summer Fun at the Chestnut Centre

Roar-some dinosaur tour will bring giant Rex-hibits

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A roar-some national animatronic dinosaur tour is coming to Manchester this summer, including 30 full scale creature features. A T-Rex standing around 18 metres from head to tail, a battle between Deinonychus and Tenontosaurus, and a 16 metre long Diplodocus are all in store as visitors travel back over 65 millions of years at Jurassic Kingdom.
Competition: win family ticket… . . . → Read More: Roar-some dinosaur tour will bring giant Rex-hibits

Stagecoach Didsbury – Wonderland Easter Workshop

10th to 13th April 2017 Stagecoach Didsbury will be running their annual Easter Workshop (for 4-7 year olds and 7-16 year olds) at Parrs Wood High School, East Didsbury, Manchester. . . . → Read More: Stagecoach Didsbury – Wonderland Easter Workshop