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

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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

SciTech Inspiring Science – Inspiring Children In the Easter and Summer Holidays

If I have any ability it is the ability to learn from scientists and talk to children,” says Philip Rose, the founder of SciTech, an organisation that for 25 years has brought the most amazing science experiences to children. Philip explains that this ability stems from his imagination which he claims “never really grew up! . . . → Read More: SciTech Inspiring Science – Inspiring Children In the Easter and Summer Holidays

Tennis In The School Holidays

Tennis Easter holiday camp with Point One Tennis, Poynton Tennis Club

Easter and Whit holiday tennis camps 2017 are run by Point-One Tennis, a tennis coaching and activity provider operating from Poynton Tennis Club, Cheshire. . . . → Read More: Tennis In The School Holidays