Events near you: South West

National Playday – Yeovil

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 10am to 3pm
Venue: Yeovil Country Park, on the grassy area outside the cafe, BA20 1QZ
Contact: David Blackwell
Email: david.blackwell@southsomerset.gov.uk
Open to the public: Yes

Bundles of free activities including tree climbing, huge array of arts and crafts, pond dipping, water games, bouncy castle, punch & judy, toddler zone and LOADS MORE!!!

Family Playday and Learn Session

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 2pm to 3.15pm
Venue: Gymboree Play and Music, Eastfield, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS9 4BE
Contact: Abi Lethbridge
Email: Bristol@gymboreeclasses.co.uk
Open to the public: Yes

Come and join us for an afternoon of play. 2:00-2:30 our wonderful play floor will be open for you to enjoy as a family then at 2:30 one of our fabulous teachers will lead you in a session of imaginative play. There will be singing, adventures, parachute Play and lots of bubbles. Open to children aged 6 months to 5 years.

Playday

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 10am - 2pm
Venue: The Fieldgate Centre, Fieldgate Drive, Kingsclere, Newbury, RG20 5SQ
Contact: Sue Grove-White
Email: fieldgatecentre@btconnect.com
Open to the public: Yes

Indoor and outdoor activities include: go karts, football shootout, hose hockey, giant jenga, circus skills, soft play, cooking, crafts and more. Bring a picnic.

Get Out and Play with Play Gloucestershire

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 10am to 4pm
Venue: Springfields Park, Cheltenham and St Michael's Park, Cirencester
Contact: Pip Levett
Email: pip@playgloucestershire.org.uk
Open to the public: Yes

Play Gloucestershire’s Play Rangers will be providing a mixture of active and creative play for all the family in Springfields Park, Cheltenham and St Michael’s Park, Cirencester on National Playday.  Activities will include park sports, arty crafty things, den building and giant bubbles. This is adventure, friendship and fun for all the family. Bring a picnic, relax and celebrate the amazing power of play.

Please wear your old play clothes as you might get messy.

This is an open access event, there is no registration and children can come and go as they please. Under 7’s need to be supervised by a parent or carer.

Crafty Playday @ Greenvalley

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 8am - 4pm
Venue: Greenvalley Nursery Sheds, Exmouth Road, Ebford, EX3 0QZ
Contact: Zoe
Email: hello.greenvalley@gmail.com
Open to the public: Yes

Craft, drawing and weaving – help decorate the Play Shed’s fence!

Playday at Chipping Campden

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 1.00 - 4.00 p.m.
Venue: The Recreation ground, George Lane, Chipping Campden
Contact: Alyson Jessopp
Email: alysonjessopp@aol.com
Open to the public: Yes

Games, crafts, bouncy castles, waterslide etc.

Castle Drogo Playday

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 2pm - 4pm
Venue: Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, near Exeter, Devon, EX6 6PB
Contact: Paula Clarke
Email: paula.clarke@nationaltrust.org.uk
Open to the public: Yes

Free activities on the common at Castle Drogo – art/craft, games and bushcraft.

 

Please note that there is a charge for car parking (£2 for 2 hours). Free parking for National Trust members.

Bristol Playday on College Green

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 12.00-4.00pm
Venue: College Green, Bristol, BS1 5UY
Contact: Louise Taylor
Email: events@childrensscrapstore.co.uk
Open to the public: Yes

College Green will come alive with the sounds of play and excitement as Bristol Playday returns to provide the biggest free play event of the Summer. The event this year will also support the launch of the new Bristol Children’s Charter, a momentum for positive impact on children’s lives in our city.
Accompanied children up to the age of twelve are invited to take over College Green for an event that will host a diverse offering of play opportunities. The city centre green space will be transformed into a playful wonderland, filled with den building, sensory play, sports and games. Whether you like to play big or small, quiet or loud, solo or in a group, there will be something for you. There will also be a family hang-out den – bring a picnic to power you through the afternoon’s activities!
The site is accessible to pushchairs and wheelchairs. There will be some accessible toilets within the event space, with more – including a Changing Places toilet – located nearby within City Hall.

Bristol Playday

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 12-4pm
Venue: College Green, Bristol, BS1 5UY
Contact: Louise Taylor
Email: events@childrensscrapstore.co.uk
Open to the public: Yes

College Green will come alive with the sounds of play and excitement as Bristol Playday returns to provide the biggest free play event of the Summer. The event this year will also support the launch of the new Bristol Children’s Charter, a momentum for positive impact on children’s lives in the city of Bristol.

Accompanied children up to the age of twelve are invited to take over College Green for an event that will host a diverse offering of play opportunities. The city centre green space will be transformed into a playful wonderland, filled with den building, sensory play, sports and games. Whether you like to play big or small, quiet or loud, solo or in a group, there will be something for you. There will also be a family hang-out den – bring a picnic to power you through the afternoon’s activities!

The site is accessible to pushchairs and wheelchairs. There will be some accessible toilets within the event space, with more – including a Changing Places toilet – located nearby within City Hall.

National Playday – Trowbridg Town Hall Arts

Date/Time:  01/08/2018 10.30am - 1pm
Venue: Trowbridge Town Hall, Market Street, Wiltshire, BA14 8EQ
Contact: Town Hall Arts
Email: info@townhallarts.co.uk
Open to the public: Yes

As part of Play Day there will be lots of free creative play at Town Hall Arts including cardboard fort-building, playdough and face painting. Trowbridge Museum will be bringing traditional games and dressing in Victorian costume.

Play Day is a national organisation promoting opportunities for children to put aside devices and use their imagination to play. This is a free drop-in event; open to all. Come along to make friends, join in and get messy. Adults must accompany children but are welcome to join in with the play activities, and enjoy a good cup of coffee.