See School Holiday calendar for Doncaster HERE 

 


Friday 3rd June 2022 10am- 4pm

Join us for our ‘Magical Family’ Event!

Meet and get your photo taken with the family, enjoy live performances AND interactive entertainment throughout the day.

Pre-booking online (even if you’re an annual pass holder) is essential to avoid disappointment.

Book your tickets HERE.

Your ticket includes entry to the farm and play areas as well as the event! The farm is open from 10am – 4pm, with characters here from 10:30am – 3:30pm.

Bawtry Road, Hatfield Woodhouse, Doncaster, DN7 6DS

Saturday 28th May- Sunday 5th June 2022 from 10am- 4pm

Get ready for a right royal knees-up at our Kids Rule events this May half-term. Join us in the grounds of Brodsworth Hall to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with historic performers, hands-on activities and fresh-air family fun. Book online and save!

Buy Tickets on the English Heritage Website here 

Brodsworth Hall and Gardens, Brodsworth Road, Doncaster, DN5 7XJ

2nd- 5th June 2022

Celebrity Chefs Ainsley Harriot, Rustie Lee and Jonny Marsh will be joining us for the Delicious Doncaster Food & Drink Festival 2022 The Platinum Edition.

See full information on the Visit Doncaster website here 

Located on the outskirts of Doncaster, Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre is a friendly campsite with spacious all-electric pitches, an onsite shop, cafe bar, and launderette, not to mention the fantastic water fun activities!

From canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and even open water swimming Hatfield Outdoor Activity offer great outdoor activities for all the family.

Make a splash at the floating inflatable Aquapark at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre.

The fun water attraction, which challenges visitors to slide, climb and make a splash on an obstacle course featuring climbing walls, slides, runways, and a giant blast bag, reopened on weekends from Saturday, May 21st.

Aquapark will be open from 10am to 6pm on Saturdays and Sundays and daily for the summer season, which starts on Monday, July 18th.

Book here

Old Thorne Road, Hatfield, Doncaster DN7 6EQ

 

Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June 2022

Activities running throughout the extended bank holiday, with a Big Lunch in the Park on Sunday 5th June

Bring your own picnic (and bunting) and join in the celebration of HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

AND! We’re hosting a Paws Picnic! Don’t let the pooches miss out, it’s their day too. There will be some nice treats for the dogs on the day.
Not forgetting the youngsters. Will yours be chosen as the Jubilee Carnival King and Queen? If they would like to design a costume, or crown, we’ll have some goodies for those too.
  • mini funfair
  • lowland rescue display
  • inflatable zone
  • zorbes
  • music & games
  • food, coffee & cakes
  • giveaways
  • The Queen’s picnic
  • Paws picnic
  • Doncaster Mumbler Sculpture Trail
Friends of Sandall Park 

2nd, 3rd, 4th June 2022

The Lakeside Village are stepping back in time as the centre celebrates the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Enjoy three days of family friendly events 2-4th June.

Lakeside Village, White Rose Way, Doncaster

3rd & 4th June 2022, 11am-3pm 

Join us in our giant garden where larger than life characters can’t wait to welcome you.

Don’t miss this fun-filled garden party, full of unbee-lievable games and crafts. Learn all about pollination with our bee games, create a crown of flowers in our craft corner and take home wildflower seeds  to plant at home.

 

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Savoy Cinema: Kids Club

Our kid’s club screenings take place on saturday and Sunday (every day in the school holidays) at 10:15am. Parents and Children can enjoy a movie at the cinema for the incredible low price of just £2.49 each.  You can easily spot Kids’ Club showings on our website, as they are always shown with an orange KC next to the performance time.

Tickets can be prebooked online.

Roll up, roll up, the Stockeld Circus is in town!

28th May – 5th June

This Spring, the National Festival Circus are joining us for a half term filled with excitement! Every day throughout the Spring Adventure there will be three circus shows! (There are NO animals involved in the circus). Let your imagination run wild with the Stockeld Circus! A true feast for the eyes, a real family treat!

The National Festival Circus is a magical mix of laughter and excitement. Slapstick clowns, balancing equilibrists, fast tempo juggling, baffling magic, high flying diabolos, mesmerising spinning hoops and buckets full of fabulous fun.

Circus tickets are an add on to your Spring day passes, available on a first come, first served basis. Just select the date and time for your Spring Adventure, then before checkout, you can add your circus tickets onto your booking. Everybody requires a circus ticket, except for babes in arms.

>>>>>Quote SPRINGMUM22 for 30% off entry price for the Spring Circus Adventure. 

Stockeld Park, off the A661 Wetherby Road, LS22 4AN. Tel: 01937 586333

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The Twisted Knot

A unique, fun rustic DIY workshop based at the Yorkshire Hive.

Create beautiful pieces of wall art yourself, getting creative with colours, stains and finishes. No skills required, suitable from any age (children with parental supervision).

We use hand made, raw wood created on site and will guide you through the easy process of staining and painting your design. Take your new new masterpiece home with you to hang proudly or give as an extra special gift.

Open everyday, you’re welcome to drop in anytime, but at weekends it may be busier with parties so do send us a message to check.

For full details on all of our events and workshops please visit our website.

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The Twisted Knot, The Yorkshire Hive, Hurst Lane, DN9 3HQ

info@thetwistedknot.co.uk

Saturday 28th May until Sunday 5th June 2022

A day filled with adventure awaits at the Web Adventure Park. Our May Half Term event is running from Saturday 28th May until Sunday 5th June and with all-day tickets available, hours of fun are guaranteed. Go for as long as you please with unlimited goes on the 12 exciting fairground rides, visit our friendly animals at the petting farm, cool off at the water zone, dig in our huge sandpit, and bounce on our 2 brand-new bouncing pillows! Dazzling Darren will also be hosting his spectacular magic and entertainment shows 3 times a day, every day.

Inside, children can let off some steam by running around our huge soft play area and whizzing down the slides. A ninja course, an under 5’s area, a baby sensory zone, a disco room, and ball cannons are also indoors. So much to explore, for children of all ages. With everything included in one ticket, it’s a full day of excitement whatever the weather.

The Park will be open daily from 9.30am – 6pm and your ticket will allow you access to the park for the full day.

Included in your ticket will be:
– Unlimited Fairground Rides
– Indoor Play
– Outdoor Play
– Bouncing Pillows
– Giant Sand Pit
– Tractor Area
– Animal Zone
– Water Play

The Web Adventure Park, Wigginton Road, York YO32 2RH

01904 692221
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Friday 3rd & Saturday 4th June

  • Various food and drink stalls
  • Brass band and live singers
  • Party games and fairground rides
  • Entertainers and more!

Hurst Lane, Auckley, DN9 3QY

Austerfield Study Sessions: Family Fun Sessions

Monday 30th May 2022- Pond Dipping

9:30- 11:30am and 1pm- 3pm

The Very Hungry Caterpillar- Tuesday 31st May 2022

9:30- 11:30am

Wednesday 1st June 2022- We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

9:30- 11:30am

All sessions are £8 per child and online booking is essential.

High Street, Austerfield, Doncaster, DN10 6RG

 

Bake, Battle & Roll

Thursday 2nd June & Friday 3rd June

Bank holiday special offer!

Half price table fees when you book your table in advance (book your table by Tuesday 1st June to qualify)

Contact us on 01302 579322 or bakebattleandroll@gmail.com to book.

24-26 Wood Street, Doncaster

Bouncy Land

Bouncy Land is back for the summer!

There are 2 sessions:
11am- 1:30pm and 2- 4:30pm
Just £7.50 per child (11 and unders only) adults free which includes all rides and castles. Tickets must be pre-booked online.
We also have:
  • Parking
  • Sweet stall
  • Burger van
  • Gin Bar
  • Hook a Duck
  • Ice Cream Cart
  • Toilets
Next Door to The Shires Pub, Gainsthorpe Road, Kirton in Lindsey, DN21 4JL

CAST: Little Grimm Tales

Sunday 5th June at 2:30pm

Head into the woods with Hansel & Gretel, help elves make beautiful shoes, watch a frog become a prince, and meet the princess who’s champion of hide and seek!

Join award winning Box Tale Soup on an adventure for children aged 3+, featuring beautiful puppets and spellbinding music.

Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3BU

£8.50

Clumber Park NT: May Half Term and Jubilee Events

May half term and the Jubilee are just around the corner and we’ll be having a right royal celebration with exciting activities for all the family.

Monday 30th May- Friday 3rd June:

  • Join ‘The Duke’s Jesters’ (from 11am- 4pm) on the Parsonage Lawn as they perform their tricks before having a go yourself
  • Piece together the Coat of Arms giant jigsaw on the Mansion site (10:30am- 4pm)
  • Put your mark on The Queen’s Stamp in The Discovery Centre (11am- 3pm)
  • Enjoy Lawn Games on the Parsonage Lawn
  • Create jubilee themed crafts in The Discovery Centre
  • Plant some seeds in the Walled Kitchen Garden

Saturday 4th June

  • Radcliffe- on- Trent male Voice Choir in the Chapel (12- 2pm)
  • Jubilee Picnic on the Parsonage Lawn (11am- 4pm)
  • Face painting on the Parsonage Lawn (11am- 3pm)

Sunday 5th June

  • Jubilee Picnic on the Parsonage Lawn (11am- 4pm)
  • Face Painting on the Parsonage Lawn (11am- 3pm) £4 per face
  • Thoresby Colliery Brass Band on the Parsonage Lawn (12- 1pm)
  • Clumber Park Pudding Competition in the Parsonage (12-12:45pm)
  • 50s Style Dancing on the Parsonage Lawn (2- 3pm)
  • Jubilee themed wild art in the Pleasure Grounds (10am- 4pm)
  • Dukes and Duchesses of Clumber: Walk and Talk (11:30am- 12:30pm & 2-3pm)

Clumber Park, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 3BE

Creswell Crags Museum: Mother Grundy’s Potion Making Session

Come and see our resident wisewoman Mother Grundy in her cave this May half term, for some magical medical fun!
This is an immersive, hands-on activity for little people, that includes a rhyming story about Mother Grundy’s healing adventures and a chance for children to make their own magical potion to add to her cauldron!
Perfect for 5–8-year-olds.
Please note that all children must be accompanied by an adult, and that this activity is not suitable for under 4s.
£5 per child

Creswell Crags Museum & Heritage Centre, Crags Road, Welbeck, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S80 3LH

Family Fun Day at Parklands S&S Club

Sunday 29th May 2022 from 12pm

Animals
Live music performance
Theatre show
Cinderella
Petting corner
Rodeo bull
Paw Patrol
Dinosaurs
Adult inflatables
Child inflatables
Games
Ice creams
Bar
Hook a duck
Hot food
Cupcakes
Donut van
Face Painting
Market Stalls
Carboot

Parklands S & S Club, Wheatley Hall Road, Doncaster, DN2 4LT

Family Fun Forest School Session at Shaw Wood Academy

Wednesday 1st June 9:30- 11am

Nina Garner Outdoor Education will be hosting a Family Fun Forest School Session at Shaw Wood Academy priced at £5 per child.

Book using the link on Shaw Wood Academy’s facebook page.

Mere Lane, Armthorpe, DN3 2DG

 

 

Family Funfair at Doncaster Racecourse

Friday 27th May to Sunday 5th June

Don’t miss this event at Doncaster Racecourse during May half term!

Parking is free at DN2 6BB.

Flip Out Doncaster: Wild Week

Our Wild Week kicks off on 28th May!

Flip Out Doncaster will be transformed into a safari jungle. Don’t miss out on all the exciting activities we have planned… safari fancy dress, games & competitions, venture into the wild!

Book today via our website.

St Sepulche Gate, Doncaster, DN1 1SW

Gulliver’s Valley Resort

Discover rides, attractions and themed accommodation in this fantastic family resort.

Mansfield Road, Rotherham, S26 5QW

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Indoor swimming pools with slides, splash zones and other fun stuff

Swimming is often a go-to activity during school holidays as there is lots of fun to be had and energy burnt, whatever the weather! Take a look here at lots of options within an hours drive (ish) of Doncaster.

Indoor swimming pools with slides, splash zones and other fun stuff near Doncaster

Little Learners Doncaster: Frozen Themed Messy Play & Mark Making

Monday 30th May 10:15- 11:15

Little Learners Doncaster are so excited to be collaborating with GP Princess Appearances for this event.

The session is perfect for children from 5 months to 5 years old, but older children are more than welcome to join us.

9th Doncaster Scout Hut (behind The Sun Inn), York Road, DN5 8RW.

Mother Shipton’s Cave: Enchanted Stories

28th May- 5th June 2022

Wander into a world of Enchanted stories at Mother Shipton’s this May half term!
See giant story books and a Wonderland of fairy-tale themed displays with fantastical photo opportunities throughout the ancient woodland.

Harrogate Road, Knaresborough, HG5 8DD (about an hour drive from Doncaster)

New Playground at Sandall Beat Woods

Tuesday 31st May from 11am

Join us on Tuesday 31st May for the grand opening of the brand new play area! Mayor Ros Jones will open the park alongside Friends of Sandall Beat Wood.

Come along and explore the new playground (near the visitor centre).

Park in the main public car park at DN2 6JP

Potteric Carr Nature Reserve

Wild in the Woods

Experience the woods in a new light; take on the challenge of lighting a fire, building a shelter and cooking a tasty snack on the campfire whilst nestling in this gorgeous woodland setting.

1st June 11am- 1pm

Marvellous mini-beasting and pond-dipping fun

Head down to the pond to discover the various species that live in our waters, be amazed at the vast ecosystem that even the smallest pond can hold.

Then go into the forest and discover all the insects and bugs hiding away in the undergrowth and learn about the habitats they live in.

Tuesday 31st May 1:30- 3:30pm

Potteric Carr Nature Reserve, Mallard Way, Doncaster, DN4 8DB

RHS Harlow Carr: The Power of Superbees

28th May- 5th June 10am- 4pm

This May half term, RHS Garden Harlow Carr is a hive of activity as we celebrate everything about our favourite pollinators – bees!

Take a closer look at these fascinating insects with beekeeping demonstrations, bee-spotting safaris, pollinator-friendly planting workshops and much more.

All activities are included with garden admission. Free to RHS members and children under 5.

Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG3 1QB (about an hours drive from Doncaster)

 

Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park

During May half term Bluey and Sonic are coming to Wheelgate Park!

Wednesday 1st June- Bluey

Friday 3rd June- Sonic

Both characters will make multiple appearances throughout the day, giving you a great opportunity to see your favourite on screen characters up close!

Wheelgate’s amazing splash park will be open too.

Save 15% on park day tickets if you pr-book online.

Newark, NG22 8HX

Rufford Abbey: The Jungle Book

1st- 5th June 2022

This experience (presented by Copper Entertainment) breaks down those traditional theatre walls transporting audiences into the complete wonderment of ‘The Jungle Book’.
Take an hour-long journey through dance, puppetry, music and comedy. Featuring professional performers, fantastic costumes and beautiful scenery.

Rufford Abbey Country Park, Ollerton, Nottinghamshire, NG22 9DF

Tickets must be prebooked online.

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum

There is no need to pre-book your tickets for the South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum.

***Our Mumbler discount is still valid too, which is great news.***

Open everyday throughout the school holidays. The museum is very child friendly and includes a play room!

The Museum is on an old RAF base and the majority of planes are in the hangar (which is a piece of history in itself) and if your little one has ever read Grandpa’s Great Escape, they’ll love it here.

Whether it’s bright sunshine or pouring rain, the museum is a great attraction whatever the weather! The shop also features a small cafe, serving hot and cold drinks, cakes, snacks and ice creams. There is indoor seating available in the shop, and outdoor seating spread around the site which is perfect for picnics in the warmer weather.

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum is located a few minutes from M18 junction 3, near Lakeside (you can walk from the Lake).

Opening hours are 10am- 5pm with last admission at 4pm (Winter 3pm).

  • Adult £6.50
  • Children (5-16) £3 (Babies and pre-schoolers under 5 go free)
  • Senior Citizen £5.50
  • Family £15

For details of group rates (nursery groups, childminders) please call 01302 761616.

Special DONCASTER MUMBLER OFFER 2 for 1! Simply quote DONCASTER MUMBLER on arrival to enjoy 2 tickets for the price of 1! (Children under 5 are free, so if you’re  family of 4 it’s equivalent to half price)

South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum, Dakota Way, Airbourne Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 7FB. (Please note, use DN4 7NW or Dakota Way for Sat Nav)

01302 761616

Tenpin Doncaster

May Half Term Deal:

If you’re looking for things to do with kids this May half term, then don’t miss out on our epic bowling deal!

Enjoy 2 games of bowling and a meal, all for a great price. Whether you’re looking for a beef, cheese, or veggie burger, we’ve got something for everyone – even chicken nuggets, all served with fries!

There’s no better way to put a smile on everyone’s face than great activities, food, and fun this school holiday.

Available Monday to Friday until 5pm.

£8.70 Juniors

£11.20 Adults

The Deep: Sea Life Art Workshop

4th June 2022 from 10am-12pm or 2pm-4pm

Get creative with mark making & plaster casting, drawing & storytelling and create your own tactile mini sculpture to take home!

£11 per child (all materials and equipment included)

Recommended age- 7-11 years

Tower Street, Hull, HU9 1TU

The Funny Farm Soft Play Centre

No need to book just come along.
Entry price includes indoor, role play and outdoors. Here is our timetable for half term week:
MONDAY 30th May
Sensory: 10am
Painting/crafts from 11am
Peppa Pig from 1pm
TUESDAY 31st
Sensory: 10am
Minnie Mouse from 11am
Rice crispy buns from 1pm
WEDNESDAY 1st June
Sensory: 10am
Biscuit decorating from 11am
Baby Shark from 1pm
THURSDAY 2nd June
Sensory: 10am
Marshall from 11am
Painting from 1pm
FRIDAY 3rd June
Sensory:10am
Slime from 11am
Spiderman from 1pm
SATURDAY 4th June
Queens Jubilee Party with Elsa 12.30-3.30pm, TICKETS NEEDED
Unit A5, Railmill Way, Parkgate, Rotherham, S62 6JQ

The National Videogame Museum

30th May- 5th June

We’re open every day this half term! Play the Museum to discover:

  • 80+ playable games for all ages
  • NEW items from our collection to discover!

Plus Monday- Friday there will be:

  • Hi-Score Competitions
  • Drop in Pixel Art Workshops
  • Object Handling special items from our collection.
  • Unlock a bonus and use the code BONUSEVE to get 20% off evening sessions this half term (excludes weekend).

Book your tickets online.

Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, S3 8LS

The Steel Cauldron: May Half Term Events

What’s brewing at The Cauldron this May half term? See our website for more information!

  • Eat, Drink and Spells
  • Day Time at the Steel Cauldron
  • Wand Workshops
  • Wizard School
  • Eat, Drink and Owls
  • Little Wizards- The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Magic Show

The Steel Cauldron, 3 Spooner Road, Sheffield, S10 5BL

Tropical Butterfly House: Enchanted Fairy Forest

28th May- 5th June 2022

Walk through our Enchanted Forest and experience a magical fantasy world of tiny pixie dwellings, friendly dragons and fairy hideaways!

Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife & Falconry Centre, Woodsetts Road, North Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S25 4EQ

Twisted Skatepark Doncaster

Doncasters only indoor skatepark! amazing ramps for you to skate, scoot or ride. A great atmosphere, we’re open for all ages and abilities. Skateboard and scooter hire is available. Skateboarding lessons are also available and Twisted Skatepark usually advertises which lessons are available in the school holidays.

Saturday 16th July– Twisted Summer Jam Live Music Fest from 11:30am- 10pm (tickets available on our website)

Sunday 17th July– Family Fun Day with a pop up fair (Free entry)

01302 439875

Unit 3, Marshgate, Doncaster, DN5 8AF

Vue Doncaster: Mini Mornings

Fancy seeing the best kids films and family films with both adult and child tickets from only £2.49/£2.99 per ticket?

Our Mini Morning sessions give both adults and kids the chance to experience big screen entertainment for a very small price. Both adults and children pay from £2.49/£2.99 per ticket.

Mini Mornings are run every morning from 10am in the school holidays.

Doncaster Leisure Park, Herten Way, Doncaster, DN4 7NW

Wentworth Garden Centre and Family Farm

28th May- 5th June

Dinosaur Week!

Join us on the Family Farm for some T-REX-CELLENT activities including…

  • Dino Fossil Dig
  • Hook a Dinosaur Duck
  • Decorate a Dinosaur Colouring Sheets
  • Dino Photo Opportunity
  • Dinosaur trail (in the Historic Gardens)

Regular admission to the Family Farm and Historic Gardens applies, open 10am- 4:30pm daily (last admission to the Family Farm 4pm).

Hague Lane, Wentworth, Rotherham, S62 7TF

William’s Den: Adventure Play and Camping

What are your little explorers up to for May half term?
Camping will return to William’s Den later this month. Enjoy an action packed day at William’s Indoor and Outdoor Adventure play. Before gathering round a cosy campfire and treating yourself to some s’mores.
Castle Farm, Wold Hill, North Cave, HU15 2LS

Xscape Yorkshire

Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd June

Come face to face with a T-Rex this half term- it’s going to be roarsome!

See Pete the Dinosaur and his baby dino pals a they stomp through Xscape on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd June between 12pm and 4pm. This is a free experience.

Find out more online at xscapeyorkshire.co.uk

Yorkshire Wildlife Park: Pangea Discovery of Dinosaurs

PANGEA: A whole new world of Prehistoric adventure is being unearthed at Yorkshire Wildlife Park as we speak and will open on Friday 27th May.

Explore Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s newest reserve Pangea: Discovery of Dinosaurs and spot some of the largest and most terrifying species to ever roam the Earth. This immersive, pre-historic experience sees you and your little adventurers stomp through 5 lands which are home to over 30 life-sized moving, roaring dinosaurs.

MAY HALF TERM OFFER

Buy a full price ticket to visit us before 31st May online and use code WEB22 at the checkout to receive a voucher for a FREE return visit in June.

YWP, Hurst Lane, Auckley, DN9 3QY
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