Make sweet memories with half-term family fun in Co Down BelfastTelegraph.co.uk As the home of the man who invented milk chocolate, Northern Ireland is never going to be short of somewhere to make sweet memories. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/news/make-sweet-memories-with-halfterm-family-fun-in-co-down-37454313.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/northern-ireland/article37454347.ece/0c11e/AUTOCROP/h342/2016-12-24_new_27359040_I1.JPG Email As the home of the man who invented milk chocolate, Northern Ireland is never going to be short of somewhere to make sweet memories. Chocolate pioneer Sir Hans Sloane hailed from Killyleagh in County Down, and the area’s rolling countryside makes it a fantastic half-term escape for family adventure and pure chocolatey indulgence. So, why not satisfy the kids’ sweet tooth (and yours) by whisking them away for a hands-on chocolate-making excursion and some melt-in-your-mouth family fun? For a … [Read more...] about Make sweet memories with half-term family fun in Co Down
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Fancy a night at the Brits... well as close as you might get to it? The Beachcomber in Cleethorpes has a super day of family entertainment taking place - with a variety of tribute acts performing throughout the day. The event is split between a Family Fun Fest with top tributes to Little Mix and Olly Murs - with lots of fun, games and prizes to be won. There will also be a meet and greet along with a performance from Mayfair School Of Dance 'Greatest Showman'. Later on in the evening, there will be A Night At The Brits, featuring live music from tribute acts to Adele, Spice Girls and Olly Murs. Both events take place on Saturday, July 28 - with the Family Fun Fest from 2pm, priced £4 entry on the door (with under 3s free). The Night at The Brits is strictly for 18+ over and is general admission entry at £10 (£15 VIP balcony), from 7pm. A night not to be missed! About the acts Almost Adele will see Holly performing as Adele, which she has done since early 2012. Holly has … [Read more...] about Family fun fest and live music with a Night At The Brits in Cleethorpes
Details: arignaminingexperience.ie. Open daily 10-5pm; family of four, €28. If you like that, try this: Steam train fans will love the old Dromad train station in Cavan where the Cavan and Leitrim Railway offers nostalgic tours (Sat, Sun and Mon), including a trip on a restored steam train (cavanandleitrim.com). 11. Kia Ora Mini FarmWhere: Courteencurragh, Gorey, Co Wexford. Why: A petting farm with a playground is always a winning formula for children. Kia Ora Mini Farm does it extra well, with go-karts, mini diggers, sandpits, crazy football (mini golf with a football), a fire engine and a maze to entertain. Close encounters with furry friends are a bonus, and there are exotic animals in residence, too. The warm welcome is another reason families love returning here. Details: kiaoraminifarm.ie; summer opening hours are 10am-5.30pm, at €7.50 per person. Picnics are welcome, too. If you like that, try this: The Donkey Sanctuary in Liscarroll, Co Cork has an open farm near … [Read more...] about Ireland’s Top 25 Family Days Out: The ultimate guide to family fun in Ireland!
Whether you're looking to nurture a young chef with cookery classes, partake in sports (on or off water), or simply be able to guarantee that your darlings are having fun – and being well looked after – while you relax in the spa or enjoy some Michelin-starred dining, we've got it all. Our experts have rounded up the best family-friendly hotels in England, from Cornwall to Cumbria. • The UK's 50 best family-friendly hotels The north Another Place, The Lake Ullswater, Lake District, England 8 Telegraph expert rating Another Place is aimed primarily at families and younger adults. The showpiece 20-metre glass-fronted indoor pool has children's swimming times, while parents will enjoy the Canadian outdoor hot tub, sauna and spa treatment rooms. Older children can enjoy watersports on the lake including stand-up paddle-boarding, kayaking and wild swimming. There's a fully equipped Kids’ Zone for all ages, from babies to teenagers, with an indoor … [Read more...] about 30 fabulous hotels for family fun in England
0 Post a comment Thursday, 24 May 2018 - Community News TO celebrate the start of the warmer months, RHS Garden Wisley is hosting a fun-packed Family Gardening Festival, from May 26 to June 3. Running during May half-term, the family event has a ‘Get Set, Grow!’ theme, with a wide variety of activities taking place throughout the week. Kids can get hands-on with garden themed activities and crafts, such as sow and grow workshops, potato and spoon races, face painting, and tree climbing. There will also be puppet shows, storytelling sessions, a ‘Vegetable Olympics’ and a ‘Mole Hill’ area with pedal-powered tractors.Visitors can meet exhibitors including the National Vegetable Society and Surrey Bees, while families can go on a garden adventure trail and refuel with ice cream and barbecued treats. There is also plenty of room to enjoy a picnic in the great outdoors. Normal garden entry applies; events and activities are suitable for all the … [Read more...] about Half-term family fun at RHS Wisley