Hard Days Out – Made Easy

Welcome to our online community that seeks to encourage and support families and children with additional needs; giving tips & tricks to make days & experiences easy.

Our team works in collaboration with venues, business and companies to promote inclusion and disability; offering workshops, training, resources and consultancy.

What’s On

20th July 2019
  • Bear Wood at Wild Place Bristol

    20th July 2019
    Wild Place Project, Wild Place, Blackhorse Hill, Bristol BS10 7TP, UK

     

    Wild Place Project’s much-anticipated Bear Wood exhibit tells the amazing story of the British woodlands from 8,000 BC to the present day. Discover four incredible ‘extinct’ British species – bears, wolves, lynx and wolverines in this unique, immersive experience.

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    20th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

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  • Bristol Harbourside Festival

    20th July 2019
    Harbourside, Bristol BS1, UK

     

    This annual, free, family-friendly dance, music and arts extravaganza takes place along Bristol’s waterfront, from Underfall Yard all the way to the Cascade Steps, Thekla and Queen Square. As well as live music and entertainment (look out for the baby racing!) there’ll also be comedy, aerial acts, circus acts, a dance village, food markets and general maritime fun.

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  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    20th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

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  • Brean Leisure Park emergency services day

    20th July 2019
    Brean, Burnham-on-Sea, UK

     

    For nee-naw lovers, this family fun day is a chance to get up close with a wide range of emergency services. There’ll also be a BBQ, bouncy castle, wipeout challenge, balloon modelling, facepainting, charity stalls and more.

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  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    20th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Avon Valley Railway sci-fi fun

    20th July 2019
    Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station, 3 Bath Rd, Bristol BS30 6HD, UK

     

    Board the time-travelling train to see your favourite characters at Avon Valley Railway’s first Sci-Fi weekend.

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  • Tyntesfield Victorian House and Carriage rides

    20th July 2019  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    Travel back in time with Victorian horse and carriage rides at the National Trust’s beautiful Tyntesfield estate.

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21st July 2019
  • Longleat Australian Summer

    21st July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Harbourside Festival

    21st July 2019
    Harbourside, Bristol BS1, UK

     

    This annual, free, family-friendly dance, music and arts extravaganza takes place along Bristol’s waterfront, from Underfall Yard all the way to the Cascade Steps, Thekla and Queen Square. As well as live music and entertainment (look out for the baby racing!) there’ll also be comedy, aerial acts, circus acts, a dance village, food markets and general maritime fun.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    21st July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    21st July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Avon Valley Railway sci-fi fun

    21st July 2019
    Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station, 3 Bath Rd, Bristol BS30 6HD, UK

     

    Board the time-travelling train to see your favourite characters at Avon Valley Railway’s first Sci-Fi weekend.

    See more details

  • Berkeley Castle Summer Events

    21st July 2019
    Berkeley Castle, Berkeley GL13 9PJ, UK

     

    Encounter Tudor royalty Henry VIII, meet his Queen and watch Tudor dancing in the Great Hall.

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  • Tyntesfield Victorian House and Carriage rides

    21st July 2019  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    Travel back in time with Victorian horse and carriage rides at the National Trust’s beautiful Tyntesfield estate.

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22nd July 2019
  • Longleat Australian Summer

    22nd July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    22nd July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    22nd July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    22nd July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

23rd July 2019
  • Longleat Australian Summer

    23rd July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Tyntesfield wonders of the walled garden

    23rd July 2019
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    Tyntesfield are drawing inspiration from their beautiful walled garden by offering family gardening workshops. Take a tour, make something tasty with produce from the gardens and have a go at planting. Suited to children aged 5-12.

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  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    23rd July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    23rd July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    23rd July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Bristol Old Vic school holiday storytelling fun

    23rd July 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    Bring your little ones to 1766 Bar & Kitchen at Bristol Old Vic at 11am to enjoy a magical and free story telling session.

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  • Dyrham Park Toddler Trails

    23rd July 2019  9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Chippenham SN14 8HY, UK

     

    Toddler trails at the National Trust’s Dyrham Park take place on Tuesdays from 10.45-11.30am. They’ll learn about shape, colour and numbers while exploring nature, sing some songs, do some crafts and play games outside.

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24th July 2019
  • Longleat Australian Summer

    24th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    24th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    24th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    24th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Filwood library make a moon

    24th July 2019
    Filwood Library, Filwood Broadway, Bristol BS4 1JN, UK

     

    Let your kid’s imagination run free by creating their own lunar landscape. Booking is advised.

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  • We The Curious Climate Action

    24th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

25th July 2019
  • Longleat Australian Summer

    25th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    25th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    25th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    25th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Bristol Zoo Mammal detectives

    25th July 2019
    Bristol Zoo Gardens, College Rd, Clifton, Bristol BS8 3HA, UK

     

    Join Bristol Zoo Gardens and the Avon Gorge & Downs Wildlife Project on a quest to discover which furry animals live on The Downs by following the clues they leave behind. In the afternoon kids can print their own animal footprint T-shirt (25 July).

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  • We The Curious Climate Action

    25th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • WOMAD festival

    25th July 2019
    WOMAD, Charlton Park, Malmesbury SN16 9LL, UK

     

    global fiesta of music, food, dance and art which takes place in the picturesque Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Ziggy Marley, Orbital, Salif Keita and Anna Calvi headline this year’s festival. aking , the festival brings together artistic performances from all over the world, across seven separate stages. Hear the likes of Ziggy Marley, Macy Gray, Orbital and Robert Plant, listen to fascinating talks, inspirational authors and debate, let kids run free in the space-themed childrens’ area (expect space unicorns, spiders from Mars and the like), feel revitalised in the World of Wellbeing or unwind in the spa, plus so much more!

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  • Mr Stink Relaxed Performance

    25th July 2019  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Everyman Theatre, Regent St, Cheltenham GL50 1HQ, UK

     

    Relaxed Performances are open to everyone, but the environment has been specifically adapted for individuals with an Autistic Spectrum Condition, those with sensory and communication disorders, those with learning disabilities and anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed environment including pre-school children and people with dementia.

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26th July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    26th July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    26th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Vic We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

    26th July 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    We’re going on a bear hunt, we’re going to catch a big one…you know how it goes! See the smash-hit production based on the much-loved childrens’ book, direct from the West End and set to Benji Bower’s lively score. Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes, plenty of adventure and a few surprises along the way. For families with children aged 3 and up.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    26th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    26th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    26th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    26th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • WOMAD festival

    26th July 2019
    WOMAD, Charlton Park, Malmesbury SN16 9LL, UK

     

    global fiesta of music, food, dance and art which takes place in the picturesque Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Ziggy Marley, Orbital, Salif Keita and Anna Calvi headline this year’s festival. aking , the festival brings together artistic performances from all over the world, across seven separate stages. Hear the likes of Ziggy Marley, Macy Gray, Orbital and Robert Plant, listen to fascinating talks, inspirational authors and debate, let kids run free in the space-themed childrens’ area (expect space unicorns, spiders from Mars and the like), feel revitalised in the World of Wellbeing or unwind in the spa, plus so much more!

    See more details

  • Port Eliot Festival

    26th July 2019  8:00 am - 29th July 2019  9:00 am
    Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Saltash PL12 5ND, UK

     

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27th July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    27th July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    27th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Vic We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

    27th July 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    We’re going on a bear hunt, we’re going to catch a big one…you know how it goes! See the smash-hit production based on the much-loved childrens’ book, direct from the West End and set to Benji Bower’s lively score. Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes, plenty of adventure and a few surprises along the way. For families with children aged 3 and up.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    27th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    27th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    27th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • Bowood Summer party

    27th July 2019
    Bowood House and Gardens, Old Rd, Derry Hill, Calne SN11 0LZ, UK

     

    This year they will be welcoming Tricky Micky’s Punch and Judy show and Calne Silver Band for an afternoon of entertainment, alongside a BBQ in the Adventure Playground, Face Painting, Flower Pot Planting, Bouncy Castles and much more!

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    27th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    27th July 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

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  • WOMAD festival

    27th July 2019
    WOMAD, Charlton Park, Malmesbury SN16 9LL, UK

     

    global fiesta of music, food, dance and art which takes place in the picturesque Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Ziggy Marley, Orbital, Salif Keita and Anna Calvi headline this year’s festival. aking , the festival brings together artistic performances from all over the world, across seven separate stages. Hear the likes of Ziggy Marley, Macy Gray, Orbital and Robert Plant, listen to fascinating talks, inspirational authors and debate, let kids run free in the space-themed childrens’ area (expect space unicorns, spiders from Mars and the like), feel revitalised in the World of Wellbeing or unwind in the spa, plus so much more!

    See more details

  • Port Eliot Festival

    26th July 2019  8:00 am - 29th July 2019  9:00 am
    Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Saltash PL12 5ND, UK

     

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  • Bowood Summer Party

    27th July 2019  10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Bowood House and Gardens, Old Rd, Derry Hill, Calne SN11 0LZ, UK

     

    Kick start the beginning of the Summer Holidays with Bowood’s Summer Garden Party on Saturday 27th July.

    This year we will be welcoming Tricky Micky’s Punch and Judy show and Calne Silver Band for an afternoon of entertainment, alongside a BBQ in the Adventure Playground, Face Painting, Flower Pot Planting, Bouncy Castles and much more!

    Entry to this event is complimentary to 2019 Season Ticket holders OR included within the purchase of a standard House & Gardens Day Ticket. The following activity will incur an additional charge: face painting and the BBQ.

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28th July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    28th July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    28th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Vic We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

    28th July 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    We’re going on a bear hunt, we’re going to catch a big one…you know how it goes! See the smash-hit production based on the much-loved childrens’ book, direct from the West End and set to Benji Bower’s lively score. Expect catchy songs, interactive scenes, plenty of adventure and a few surprises along the way. For families with children aged 3 and up.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    28th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    28th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    28th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    28th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    28th July 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

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  • WOMAD festival

    28th July 2019
    WOMAD, Charlton Park, Malmesbury SN16 9LL, UK

     

    global fiesta of music, food, dance and art which takes place in the picturesque Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Ziggy Marley, Orbital, Salif Keita and Anna Calvi headline this year’s festival. aking , the festival brings together artistic performances from all over the world, across seven separate stages. Hear the likes of Ziggy Marley, Macy Gray, Orbital and Robert Plant, listen to fascinating talks, inspirational authors and debate, let kids run free in the space-themed childrens’ area (expect space unicorns, spiders from Mars and the like), feel revitalised in the World of Wellbeing or unwind in the spa, plus so much more!

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  • HERE fest

    28th July 2019
    Bath Street, Bath St, Bath BA1, UK

     

    A fun family fete on the Bath Road with free circus workshops, face painting & games to keep the kids entertained. Plus, artisan stalls, music and food & drink.

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  • Port Eliot Festival

    26th July 2019  8:00 am - 29th July 2019  9:00 am
    Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Saltash PL12 5ND, UK

     

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  • Lion King Autism Friendly Screening Odeon Cinema

    28th July 2019  10:15 am - 1:15 pm

     

    Selected cinemas across the UK

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29th July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    29th July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    29th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    29th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    29th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    29th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    29th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    29th July 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Port Eliot Festival

    26th July 2019  8:00 am - 29th July 2019  9:00 am
    Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Saltash PL12 5ND, UK

     

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30th July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    30th July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    30th July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    30th July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    30th July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    30th July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    30th July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    30th July 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Bristol Old Vic school holiday storytelling fun

    30th July 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    Bring your little ones to 1766 Bar & Kitchen at Bristol Old Vic at 11am to enjoy a magical and free story telling session.

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  • Dyrham Park Toddler Trails

    30th July 2019  9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Chippenham SN14 8HY, UK

     

    Toddler trails at the National Trust’s Dyrham Park take place on Tuesdays from 10.45-11.30am. They’ll learn about shape, colour and numbers while exploring nature, sing some songs, do some crafts and play games outside.

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31st July 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    31st July 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    31st July 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    31st July 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    31st July 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    31st July 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    31st July 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    31st July 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Eden Project Relaxed Sessions

    31st July 2019  8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Eden Project, Bodelva, Par PL24 2SG, UK

     

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  • SS Great Britain Early opening

    31st July 2019  8:30 am - 10:00 am
    Brunel's SS Great Britain, Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Rd, Bristol BS1 6TY, UK

     

    AUTISM-FRIENDLY EARLY OPENING
    BRUNEL'S SS GREAT BRITAIN
    £5 ADMISSION, FREE FOR CARERS

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1st August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    1st August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    1st August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    1st August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    1st August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    1st August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    1st August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    1st August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Avon Gorge wildlife project

    1st August 2019
    Avon Gorge, Bristol BS8 3NA, UK

     

    Or visit the Avon Gorge’s hairiest residents and have fun playing the gobbling goats game, before making a fabulous felt goat mask (1 August). Events for 8 – 12 year olds

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2nd August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    2nd August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    2nd August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    2nd August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Valley Fest

    2nd August 2019
    Chew Valley Lake, Bristol BS40, UK

     

    This family fun day showcases the best of African Culture through music, art, fashion and dance. With live performances by Afro B, African Ngwasuma and top DJs from around Bristol and London, a BBQ, bouncy castle, face-painting and henna tattoos.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    2nd August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    2nd August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    2nd August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    2nd August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

3rd August 2019
  • Friends of Southfest

    3rd August 2019
    Southey Park, 126 New Cheltenham Rd, Bristol BS15 1UN, UK

     

    Pop along for a fun-filled family day with food and drink, entertainment and stalls and lots of family Activities.

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  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    3rd August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • South Gloucestershire Show

    3rd August 2019
    South Gloucestershire Show, 61-67 Rounceval St, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol BS37 6AS, UK

     

    This country fair is full of animal and country-inspired entertainment. Main events include local musical groups and solo artists, a BMX arena, a classic car show and shooting.

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    3rd August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Avon Valley Railway 150th anniversary

    3rd August 2019
    Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station, 3 Bath Rd, Bristol BS30 6HD, UK

     

    Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of Avon Valley’s railway line, discover a selection of vintage vehicles, shire horses and Morris dancers (Saturday only). Visitors can wander around trade stands, see displays from local museums, take a vintage bus shuttle ride to Warmley signal box or take a Brake Van ride on Fry’s Sentinel locomotive.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    3rd August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Valley Fest

    3rd August 2019
    Chew Valley Lake, Bristol BS40, UK

     

    This family fun day showcases the best of African Culture through music, art, fashion and dance. With live performances by Afro B, African Ngwasuma and top DJs from around Bristol and London, a BBQ, bouncy castle, face-painting and henna tattoos.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    3rd August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Afro Fest

    3rd August 2019
    Trinity Centre, Bristol BS2, UK

     

    This family fun day showcases the best of African Culture through music, art, fashion and dance. With live performances by Afro B, African Ngwasuma and top DJs from around Bristol and London, a BBQ, bouncy castle, face-painting and henna tattoos.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    3rd August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    3rd August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    3rd August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Farrington Farm Mud Run

    3rd August 2019
    Farrington Farm Shop, Main St, Farrington Gurney BS39 6UB, UK

     

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4th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    4th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • South Gloucestershire Show

    4th August 2019
    South Gloucestershire Show, 61-67 Rounceval St, Chipping Sodbury, Bristol BS37 6AS, UK

     

    This country fair is full of animal and country-inspired entertainment. Main events include local musical groups and solo artists, a BMX arena, a classic car show and shooting.

    See more details

  • The Wardrobe Theatre The Bird Show

    4th August 2019
    The Wardrobe Theatre, 25 West St, Bristol BS2 0DF, UK

     

    A flap-tastic fact-filled family comedy by The Last Baguette, suitable for the whole brood including fledglings from 4+. With frolics and foraging, flitting, flying and two unusual feathery friends, this is a madcap and touching show about birds facing changes to their habitat. The Bird Show uses live music, puppetry and lots more silly bird puns in this heart- fluttering physical comedy about conservation, migration and imagination.

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    4th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Avon Valley Railway 150th anniversary

    4th August 2019
    Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station, 3 Bath Rd, Bristol BS30 6HD, UK

     

    Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of Avon Valley’s railway line, discover a selection of vintage vehicles, shire horses and Morris dancers (Saturday only). Visitors can wander around trade stands, see displays from local museums, take a vintage bus shuttle ride to Warmley signal box or take a Brake Van ride on Fry’s Sentinel locomotive.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    4th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Valley Fest

    4th August 2019
    Chew Valley Lake, Bristol BS40, UK

     

    This family fun day showcases the best of African Culture through music, art, fashion and dance. With live performances by Afro B, African Ngwasuma and top DJs from around Bristol and London, a BBQ, bouncy castle, face-painting and henna tattoos.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    4th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    4th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    4th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    4th August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Farrington Farm Mud Run

    4th August 2019
    Farrington Farm Shop, Main St, Farrington Gurney BS39 6UB, UK

     

    See more details

5th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    5th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    5th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    5th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    5th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    5th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    5th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    5th August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

6th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    6th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    6th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

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  • M Shed how to be a Roman

    6th August 2019
    M Shed, Princes Wharf, Wapping Rd, Bristol BS1 4RN, UK

     

    Learn about the Romans in Bristol, taste Roman food, dress up in Roman clothes, play Roman games, make crafts and handle real artefacts in this hands-on workshop.

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  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    6th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    6th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Dyrham Park Toddler Trails

    6th August 2019
    Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Chippenham SN14 8HY, UK

     

    Toddler trails at the National Trust’s Dyrham Park take place on Tuesdays from 10.45-11.30am. They’ll learn about shape, colour and numbers while exploring nature, sing some songs, do some crafts and play games outside.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    6th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    6th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    6th August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • SS Great Britain story telling

    6th August 2019
    Brunel's SS Great Britain, Great Western Dockyard, Gas Ferry Rd, Bristol BS1 6TY, UK

     

    Head over to Brunel’s SS Great Britain with your pre-schoolers for maritime tales. Sarah Mooney captivates imaginations with original stories and new twists on classic legends of whales, angel fish, pirate treasure and stormy seas.

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  • Bristol Old Vic school holiday storytelling fun

    6th August 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    Bring your little ones to 1766 Bar & Kitchen at Bristol Old Vic at 11am to enjoy a magical and free story telling session.

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7th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    7th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    7th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    7th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    7th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Tyntesfield Beatrix potter tales

    7th August 2019
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    A day for 2-5 year-olds and their families to celebrate National Playday at Tyntesfield, this year inspired by the tales of Beatrix Potter.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    7th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    7th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm venemous snakes of the world

    7th August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Pete Blake returns to present his UK exclusive Venomous Snake Shows with a couple of extra friends…

    See more details

  • Eden Project Relaxed Sessions

    7th August 2019  8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Eden Project, Bodelva, Par PL24 2SG, UK

     

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8th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    8th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    8th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol International Balloon Festival

    8th August 2019
    Bristol, UK

     

    One of the highlights of the summer calendar, this free four-day family-friendly event is the largest of its kind in Europe, with mass ascents of over 100 hot air balloons scheduled for early morning and teatime each day, plus nightglow shows and fireworks. Visitors can look forward to fairground rides, entertainment, live music and awe-inspiring aerial displays, all set in the beautiful grounds of Ashton Court Estate.

    See more details

  • Farrington Farm Shop princess and superhero breakfast

    8th August 2019
    Farrington Farm Shop, Main St, Farrington Gurney BS39 6UB, UK

     

    Kids can breakfast with their favourite superhero or princess in Farrington’s Cowtastic Playbarn. Join them from 8.30-9.30am for brekkie, a meet and greet plus a photo opportunity. Feel free to go dressed up too!

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  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    8th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    8th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Tyntesfield Beatrix potter tales

    8th August 2019
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    A day for 2-5 year-olds and their families to celebrate National Playday at Tyntesfield, this year inspired by the tales of Beatrix Potter.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    8th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    8th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm Big Bug Bonaza

    8th August 2019  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Big Bug Bonanza: Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm will be getting involved with the BIAZA Big Bug Bonanza campaign 2019! Come along on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th August for some BUGTASTIC activities! Solve our Bug Detective Trail, make some bug crafts and meet some real life critters! Get up close to a range of bugs including Snails, Cockroaches and Stick Insects.

    See more details

9th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    9th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    9th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol International Balloon Festival

    9th August 2019
    Bristol, UK

     

    One of the highlights of the summer calendar, this free four-day family-friendly event is the largest of its kind in Europe, with mass ascents of over 100 hot air balloons scheduled for early morning and teatime each day, plus nightglow shows and fireworks. Visitors can look forward to fairground rides, entertainment, live music and awe-inspiring aerial displays, all set in the beautiful grounds of Ashton Court Estate.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    9th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    9th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    9th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    9th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm Big Bug Bonaza

    9th August 2019  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    Big Bug Bonanza: Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm will be getting involved with the BIAZA Big Bug Bonanza campaign 2019! Come along on Thursday 8th and Friday 9th August for some BUGTASTIC activities! Solve our Bug Detective Trail, make some bug crafts and meet some real life critters! Get up close to a range of bugs including Snails, Cockroaches and Stick Insects.

    See more details

10th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    10th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    10th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Noah’s Ark Zoo farm African carnival for world elephant day

    10th August 2019
    Noah's Ark Zoo Farm, Clevedon Rd, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1PG, UK

     

    To celebrate World Lion Day a pride of African dancers will be stalking their way through Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm.The carnival will feature acrobats, African dancers, drummers and a range of giant African carnival animals.

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  • Bristol International Balloon Festival

    10th August 2019
    Bristol, UK

     

    One of the highlights of the summer calendar, this free four-day family-friendly event is the largest of its kind in Europe, with mass ascents of over 100 hot air balloons scheduled for early morning and teatime each day, plus nightglow shows and fireworks. Visitors can look forward to fairground rides, entertainment, live music and awe-inspiring aerial displays, all set in the beautiful grounds of Ashton Court Estate.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    10th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    10th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    10th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    10th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

11th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    11th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    11th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol International Balloon Festival

    11th August 2019
    Bristol, UK

     

    One of the highlights of the summer calendar, this free four-day family-friendly event is the largest of its kind in Europe, with mass ascents of over 100 hot air balloons scheduled for early morning and teatime each day, plus nightglow shows and fireworks. Visitors can look forward to fairground rides, entertainment, live music and awe-inspiring aerial displays, all set in the beautiful grounds of Ashton Court Estate.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    11th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Berkeley Castle Summer Event

    11th August 2019
    Berkeley Castle, Berkeley GL13 9PJ, UK

     

    Thomas Cromwell welcomes court visitors and watch falconry displays.

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  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    11th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    11th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    11th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

12th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    12th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    12th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    12th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    12th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    12th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    12th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

  • Giffords Circus Relaxed Performance

    12th August 2019  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Barrington UK

     

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13th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    13th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

    See more details

  • Longleat Australian Summer

    13th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    13th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Thornbury Castle outdoor performance Sword in the stone

    13th August 2019
    Thornbury Castle, 29A Enford St, Marylebone, London W1H 1DN, UK

     

    Prepare yourselves for a tongue-in-cheek adaptation of this classic story with slapstick humour, fast-paced multi-rolling, and a smattering of playful innuendo for the grown-ups,

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  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    13th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Dyrham Park Toddler Trails

    13th August 2019
    Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Chippenham SN14 8HY, UK

     

    Toddler trails at the National Trust’s Dyrham Park take place on Tuesdays from 10.45-11.30am. They’ll learn about shape, colour and numbers while exploring nature, sing some songs, do some crafts and play games outside.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    13th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

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  • We The Curious Climate Action

    13th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

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  • Bristol Old Vic school holiday storytelling fun

    13th August 2019
    Bristol Old Vic, King St, Bristol BS1 4ED, UK

     

    Bring your little ones to 1766 Bar & Kitchen at Bristol Old Vic at 11am to enjoy a magical and free story telling session.

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14th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    14th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    14th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

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  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    14th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

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  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    14th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

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  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    14th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    14th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

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  • Eden Project Relaxed Sessions

    14th August 2019  8:30 am - 9:30 am
    Eden Project, Bodelva, Par PL24 2SG, UK

     

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15th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    15th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    15th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    15th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    15th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    15th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    15th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

16th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    16th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    16th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    16th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    16th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

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  • Tyntesfield Alice in Wonderland

    16th August 2019
    Tyntesfield, Wraxall, Bristol BS48 1NX, UK

     

    Tyntesfield and Immersion Theatre invite you to join them on the Croquet Lawn for Lewis Carroll’s classic story of Alice in Wonderland.

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  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    16th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    16th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

17th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    17th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    17th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    17th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    17th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Castle Country Gruffalo and Stick Man

    17th August 2019
    Cattle Country Adventure Farm Park, Berkeley Heath Farm, Berkeley GL13 9EW, UK

     

    Gruffalo and Stick Man will be appearing at Cattle Country together. Book your park tickets for the day, then book a time slot that you would like the children to see their favourite characters.

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  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    17th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    17th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

18th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    18th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Farrington Farm Bubble Day

    18th August 2019
    Farrington Farm Shop, Main St, Farrington Gurney BS39 6UB, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    18th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    18th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    18th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Castle Country Gruffalo and Stick Man

    18th August 2019
    Cattle Country Adventure Farm Park, Berkeley Heath Farm, Berkeley GL13 9EW, UK

     

    Gruffalo and Stick Man will be appearing at Cattle Country together. Book your park tickets for the day, then book a time slot that you would like the children to see their favourite characters.

    See more details

  • Berkeley Castle Summer Events

    18th August 2019
    Berkeley Castle, Berkeley GL13 9PJ, UK

     

    Kids will love seeing unicorns cantering to the castle on an exciting day of myths and legends.

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  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    18th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    18th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

19th August 2019
  • Westonbirt Arboretum KIDS GO FREE

    19th August 2019
    Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury GL8 8QS, UK

     

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  • Longleat Australian Summer

    19th August 2019
    Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NW, UK

     

    Head to Longleat (around an hour’s drive from Bristol) as they celebrate all things Antipodean in honour of their new Koala Creek. From 27 July they’ll be bringing the seaside inside with an indoor red desert sand beach in the Longhouse complete with deckchairs and Aussie-themed games. Check out the gnarly graffiti wall, strike a pose on the wobble boards and watch high tempo dancing, live didgeridoo music and acrobatic breakdancing battles.

    See more details

  • Bristol Aquarium Summer Rays

    19th August 2019
    Bristol Aquarium, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5TT, UK

     

    Learn about summer rays of a different kind at the city’s aquarium during the school holidays. Meet the inquisitive rays, hear fish-tastic talks and feeds, and take part in splashingly-goo hands-on workshops.

    See more details

  • Bristol Shopping Quarter Bears go to town

    19th August 2019
    Bristol Shopping Quarter, 69 Broadmead, Bristol BS1 3DX, UK

     

    If you go down to the shops from 22 July, you’ll find a FREE family trail around Bristol Shopping Quarter in celebration of Wild Place Project’s Bear Wood exhibit opening. That’s Broadmead, The Arcade, The Galleries, and Cabot Circus, featuring more than 20 beautifully decorated 2D bears, each a metre tall. Join Bristol Zoo’s outreach team in Cabot Circus on 14 August for a day of free fun including decorating a ‘bare bear’, a touch table, and learning activities.

    See more details

  • Cheddar Gorge Stoneage Summer

    19th August 2019
    Cheddar Gorge, Cheddar BS27 3QF, UK

     

    Get into the cave man spirit and see where Cheddar Man, Britain’s oldest most complete skeleton was discovered in Gough’s Cave. Discover how humans lived over 40,000 years ago in this very spot, and foraging among the great grasslands for food. There’s also prehistoric dress-up and thumb clay pot-making, plus tons more.

    See more details

  • We The Curious Climate Action

    19th August 2019
    We The Curious, One Millennium Square, Anchor Rd, Bristol BS1 5DB, UK

     

    Investigate the challenges facing our planet and explore possible solutions. Create fantastical machines and learn about harnessing energy from the sun, wind and water and join the poet in residence for some family adventures in spoken word (various dates from 3 August).

    See more details

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