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Doncaster Dome Summer DAYcation!

Summer Holiday Fun at the Dome! The popular DAYcation will begin on Monday 19th july. Sessions available all day every day all summer! Stay the Day at The Dome by swimming, ice skating and even cycling all in one day – stay for food at our Icebreakers Bar & Kitchen for a true fun packed…

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Wentworth Family Farm

Open daily from 10am £2.95 adults, £2.75 children & concessions, Under 2’s free 01226 360864

Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park

All areas re-open from 17th May 2021 – Family theme park Newark, NG22 8HX 01623 882773

Bawtry Paintball Fields

Paintballing, Laser Tag, Axe/Knife Throwing, Rifle Shooting and high wire ropes and zip wire 01302 868841  

Twisted Skatepark Doncaster

NEW indoor Skatepark 01302 439875 Doncaster, DN5 8AF

The Wool Market Doncaster

The whole family can enjoy a meal at The Wool Market – even if you all fancy different things! From Pizza to Ice Cream there is something for everyone: Indoor seating reopen from 17th May 2021 Don Valley Tap Hungry Dragon Liquor Lab Lollie Jades Cupcakes Mr Mac Movida Rustic Burger Co Rustic Pizza Co…

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Tenpin Doncaster

Enjoy bowling in Doncaster at Tenpin Re-open from 17th May 2021 Bowling Table Tennis, Air Hockey & Pool Food and drink Arcade Machines Birthday Parties The Leisure Park Bawtry Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 7NW

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

The South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum is re-opening on 18th May 2021!* There are lots of measures in place to help keep everyone safe during their visit, from social distancing to sanitiser points and increased cleaning. ***Our Mumbler discount is still valid too, which is great news.*** Open everyday throughout the school holidays. The museum is…

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Tickhill Alpacas

Alpaca walking and glamping. Alpaca Countryside walk – £20 per Alpaca Alpaca Glamping – £95 per night/sleeps 6 Sunny Acres, Hindley Lane Off Apy Hill Lane, Tickhill, Doncaster, DN11 9BF Karen: 07881 309 166

Savoy Doncaster

NEW Cinema, Opened 17th May 2021 Waterdale, DN1      


Enjoy a walk around the lakes followed by takeaway at Annabel’s Parking available in Loversall, DN119DD (Please note no parking at Dominion)

Conisbrough Castle

The grounds of Conisbrough Castle are open. All indoor areas remain closed. Advance booking required. Conisbrough Castle, Castle Hill, Conisbrough, Doncaster, Dn12 3BU

The Hideout – Hatfield Moors

  Quickest route to the Hideout, is the Blue Walking route around Hatfield Moors, then you will see their sign. Or to find the Hideout at Hatfield Moors with  the What3words app use – BAKING.SNOWY.PROPER Hatfield Moors, DN7 6DS  

Sunnybank Gardens & the Yorkshire Ice Cream Farm

Re-Open from 29th March Crazy Golf 11-5pm Takeaway ice creams Burgers & Hot Dogs Sunnybank Gardens, Doncaster, DN7 6PH

The Pottery Click and Collect

07914 246122 The Pottery, Gainsborough Road, Everton, Doncaster, DN10 5BW  

Walks & The Great Outdoors

King’s Park, Retford

Located in Retford, King’s Park is an award winning park with lots of facilities including: Children’s Water Play Area Skate Park Wildlife Garden New Mayflower Play Facility Chancery Lane, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 6DF  

Parks & Playgrounds in Doncaster

Piglet’s Adventure Farm

Re-opening 12th April 2021  Meet goats, pigs, play mini golf and ride in go-karts at this farm attraction. We’ve visited a couple of times (about an hour and a half away from Doncaster) Pre-booking required Towthorpe Grange, Towthorpe Moor Ln, Towthorpe, York YO32 9ST 01904 499 183

Northwood Trail – England’s Fairy Sanctuary

Re-opening 17th April  Northwood is about fostering a connection to nature, at its most beautiful and magical. The woodland trail winds through 1.5km of old fairy paths, peppered with fairy tree houses, stump houses, a willow walled maze and Elven thrones. Pre-booking required. Buttercrambe Wood YO41 1AP

Castle Howard Skelf Island Adventure Playground

Re-opening to the public Saturday 20th March  A day out with the kids at Castle Howard just became even more adventurous and intriguing. Now they can join into the treetops of Yorkshire’s newest adventure playground, Skelf Island. Ingenious treetop nest structures connected by rope bridges, slides, nets and climbing equipment will allow the Skelves to…

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Diggerland Yorkshire

Opening Monday 12th April 2021  Diggerland is the Ultimate Adventure UK Theme Park Experience where children and adults alike can ride, drive and operate REAL diggers, dumpers and other full- size construction machinery. Diggerland with its 20 different rides and drives and an array of additional activities is the ideal theme park for small to…

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Wentworth Woodhouse

Wentworth Woodhouse has some amazing gardens to explore, brilliant for families. We visited in the summer and had a brilliant time, lots of quirky things to find. See our mumbler review HERE 

Sandall Beat Wood

A great place to enjoy the outdoors in woodland, enjoying a picnic, walking and playing. There is a play area, sensory area and car parking. Covill’s Trail is a 2km circular path through the wood, suitable for pushchairs. If you need it, the postcode for Sandall Beat Road is DN2 6JP.  

The Steel Cauldron – Wizard Themed Tea Room

Great for Harry Potter fans! Wizards afternoon tea See our review here 3 Spooner Road, Broomhill, Sheffield, S10 5BL  

Pirates Cove Adventure Cove

12 holes of Swashbucklin’ Fun! Pirate themed adventure golf course, great fun for all the family. Putt your way past the crocodile infested waters and rock pools to retrieve the treasure. Price Adults £6, Scallywags (4-14) £4.50, Stowaways (3 and under) Free Ships Crew – 1 Adult & 3 children or 2 Adults & 2…

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Cupcakes 2 Love

From 18th May, tables of up to 6 people to eat in (or 2 families) Themed kids afternoon teas College Road, Doncaster, DN1 3JH 01302 215051

York’s Chocolate Story

We visited in October half term as my Mini Mumbler was doing all about Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at School. It’s brilliant, we got to explore the history of chocolate in York, taste cocoa nibs, make a chocolate lolly too. Didn’t take long to get there either, right in the centre of York. King’s…

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The T-rex experience

The UK’s largest animatronic T-Rex will be on display at Junction 32 from Friday 14th February – Sunday 1st March. The 18 metre long and 8 metre tall life-like dinosaur features a moving head, tail, eyes and arms as well as a terrifying roar – it is going to be a ROAR-some experience and one…

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Magical Maps at Clifton Park

Monday February 17th 2020 – 21st February 2020, 10am-2pm  If you are coming to Clifton Park this February Half Term, don’t forget to collect your Magical Map from the Granary Cafe and follow the clues on a hunt around the park and museum, Organise the letters you find to solve the mystery of our Magical…

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Family Quiz Night at The Local Bar Branton

Wednesday February 19th All children welcome, but recommend the quiz is suitable for 8+ years. 6.30pm start The Local Bar Branton, Unit 2 Ava Court, Branton, Doncaster Road, Branton, Doncaster, DN3 3FP  

Half Term Family Photographs – Tiny Stars

17th February – 21st February, limited availability  This half term I am offering a limited number of quick and easy photo sessions at my studio in Bessacarr, Doncaster. Sessions will last approximately 30 minutes. They are always relaxed and lots of fun for the little ones. Full cost of the session is £75 30 minutes…

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Kids Week at Brigg Garden Centre

17th – 21st February 2020  Take part all day for £5. Monday 17th, Circus training and performers, Punch & Judy, Children’s Entertainers, Dinky Cars Tuesday 18th, Animal encounters, travelling zoo Wednesday 19th, Farm Yard, meet the animals, tractor rides Thursday 20th, Mega Bounce – huge selection of inflatables, bouncy castles, bucking bronco, obstacle course Friday…

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AquaActive Half Term

Wednesday 19th February 2020, 9am Epworth Pool, Burnham Road, DN9 1BZ

Doncaster Libraries FREE Children’s craft activity

17th & 18th February 2020, 1pm-3pm – Drop in any time  Monday 17th February – create your own story character Tuesday 18th February – make an owl, based on Tim Hopgood’s Wow! Said the Owl To see more about Wow! Said the Owl, head over to The Point – see our Mumbler review  

Doncaster Children’s University February Half Term Challenge

Little Messys February Half Term Camps

Monday 17th February – 21st February, 9am-3pm Come and join your facourite Messy’s Coaches and keep the fun going through the February half term. Now offering half day camp for ages 4/5 Contact Little Messys 01302 483380 Goals Doncaster, Worcester Avenue, Doncaster, DN2 4NB

Science Fair 2020

Wednesday 19th February 2020, 10am-5pm  North and North East Lincolnshire Children’s University is once again holding the very popular annual Science Fair. We are holding the event at North Lindsey College the same as previous years. Come along to find out all about Organ Dissections, Making Grunge, Non-Newtonian Fluid, Erupting Volcanoes, Bubble Pictures, DNA Extraction and many,…

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Stellaluna Family Event

Saturday February 22nd 2020, 1pm-3pm  Join us for our latest family event based around the book Stellaluna. Build you own bird or bat box to take home or place in the wood. Come and listen to the heartwarming tale of Stellaluna a bat who grows up with a family of birds. Other activites include bird…

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Half Term at the Rabbit Hole Brigg

Activities for children aged 0-104! Fun learning, thinking, conversation and creativity. Tuesday 18th February – 10am-12 noon & 2pm-4pm  Triwizard Tournament – Wizards, witches and muggles of all ages are welcome! Celebrate Harry Potter Day with reading group experts. £5.00 per child per session Saturday 22nd February  Isadora Moon Day The Rabbit Hole, 21 Market…

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On The Right Track: Family Fun at Doncaster Mansion House

Thursday 20th February 2020  Find out more about Doncaster’s rail industry and get hands on with some fun STEM activities. Free Talks and Family fun provided by Heritage Doncaster, Drax Power and Network Rail. 11am-12pm – Talk, Denison to Dining Car 12.30pm – 3.00pm – FREE family STEM activities Doncaster Mansion House, Doncaster, DN1

Woodlands Community Library and Hub – Free Sand Art

18th February – 21st February 2020  Make a sand sculpture and find out about Doncaster’s lost Sand House. Woodlands Community Library and Hub,

Waterstones – Half Term Activities

Saturday 15th February to Sunday 23rd February 2020  Waterstones (Frenchgate) will have a host of activities for children during half term. Thursday 20th February 2020 – 4pm – 5pm School Book Club for readers between 5-11. A fun filled hour of reading, bookish chat and reviews, activities and games all linked to a pre-set selection…

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Sanctuary Rituals: Pamper and Milkshake

Take your 8-15 year old for a super relaxed mini spa session! Sessions in Chesterfield. Suitable for children aged 8-15 who attend with parent, you will both have a mini foot spa and facial. £25 for the pair. 07855 819028  

Little Learners Dinosaur Messy Play

Monday 17th February (Scawsby Scout Hut)  and Wednesday 19th February (Boston Park Farm) 2020 There’ll be dinosaur themed messy play trays as well as our usual mark making stations and a dinosaur craft for you to take home! This session is for children from 5 months to 5 years old, however, older siblings are more…

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Spring Messy Play & Craft

Friday February 21st 2020, 10am-11am  Spring Themed Messy Play and Craft session Decorate your own mini bird box to take home. Suitable for 6 months to 4 years (approx) Walkeringham Village Hall Contact Baby Bears 07506 259738

Craft & Creations Half Term Sessions

Wednesday 19th and Friday 21st February 2020, 11am-4pm £13.50 per child, per day, lunch included. Early drop offs from 9am, £2.50 per child, per additional hour Breakfast, crafts, games, lunch, music and more. Skipwith Community Hall, Rossington, Doncaster Contact 07526 331336  

Slide to Glide Ice Skating Course

Monday 17th February to Friday 20th February 2020  Learn the basics of ice skating this half term! A 5 session course commencing Monday 17th February through to 21st February. Starting at 8.30am each day for 1 hour. (must attend each of the 5 sessions consecutively) The price is £50 payable at time of booking. Call…

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Half Term Cycle Fun Day

Monday 17th February, 9.30am-3.30pm Join us on our Cycle Fun Day this Half Term and enjoy a healthy, active and fun filled day with us on our Cycle Track. We will have some weird and wonderful wheels for you to have a go on, including unicycles, tandems and evening a penny farthing! Clancy Briggs Cycling…

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Bentley Family Hub – February Family Fun

Yorkshire Wildlife Park – Feb Half Term

Winter Season 4th November 2019 – 6th March 2020 The prices for the Winter Season apply week days and weekends from the 4th November 2019 Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Brockholes Lane, Branton, DN4 6TB Ticket type Online Advance Admission † Off Peak Season (At the gate) Peak Season (At the gate) Prices per person Online Pre-booked…

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Ice Cube, Leeds

Ice Cube is Yorkshire’s Coolest wintertime attraction. Open Friday Jan 31st – Sunday 23rd February 2020 A magical skating experience and a great idea for half term, it features a fully covered outdoor real ice rink, a cosy Skate Escape visitor cafe and a range of themed rides and attractions suitable for all ages. Tickets…

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Stockeld Park, February Half Term (including Sublime Science!)

15th-23rd February 2020, 10am-5pm This February half-term, there’s fun for all the family at Stockeld Park! The park is open from 15th – 23rd of February with plenty to keep the whole family entertained. Get active in the Yorkshire fresh air and whizz around the real ice-rink, it’s covered so you can skate in any weather! Venture…

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Slime Workshops

Monday 17th February, 10am – 11.30am, Rossington, DN11 0EU Make “valen-slime” card Group bubble….take stretchy slime home £15pp Contact Sally, 07896 782169  

Bake Battle & Roll

Bake Battle and Roll is Doncasters first board game cafe located close to the town centre on Wood street. We are open 5 days a week Wednesday to Sunday. Absolutely loads of board games to suit any age. From Orchard Toys to Dungeons & Dragons. Great for anyone home educating as open during the week,…

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Cusworth Hall Presents – Conisbrough Court Crimes

Monday 17th February 2020 1.30pm-3.30pm FREE Family Event, explore the quirky crimes recorded in the medieval Conisbrough Court Rolls. Learn to make your own quill, handle real museum objects, try on costumes and get creative with colouring. Drop in between 1.30pm and 3.30pm In addition to this activity, the historic parkland surrounding Cusworth Hall is…

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Little Farmer Days at Boston Park Farm

Little Farmer Days are on Sunday 16th February and Monday 17th February 2020. There will be Animal handling sessions, Lamb feeding, free crafts, a nature trail and trailer rides throughout the day. Admission is £4 for Adults, £6 for Children (3-12 yrs) and £4 for toddlers (1&2 yrs). Babies under 1 are free and don’t…

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Summit Indoor Adventure – Selby

Ride – Bowl – Play – Climb- Tek -Skate -Eat at Summit Indoor Adventure. Scott Road, Selby, YO8 4BL

Soft Play areas in Doncaster

Take a look at our Soft Play area here for lots of ideas of where to go if you need somewhere indoors this half term.

Lotherton Hall – Wildlife World

Meet playful Humboldt penguins as they splash about in their pool. See our flamingos in their new habitat and say hello to newly arrived tapirs and capybaras. Enjoy a great value family day out, with a country house, fashion galleries, bird garden, café, woodland walks, adventure playground, and much more! Lotherton Wildlife World will tell…

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