5 - 11 years

This page will be updated as new activities are offered.

Community Activities

Frickley Athletic October Holiday Camp

What better way to spend your days while school is out? Fun packed days of multisport, all based from Frickley Athletics Sika Everbuild Stadium. Thanks to the ‘Our Family, Our Future’ funding via Wakefield Council we are delighted to announce that we can now offer 10 FREE CHILD PLACES (daily) to families currently receiving free school meals. These free places will also include breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack. Click here for further information and a booking form.

Keep checking back for other 'Our Family Our Future' funded places available in other areas in the district.

Havercroft and Ryhill Sports and Youth Centre, Ryhill

Activities will be updated on the Facebook page as they become available

The Hut, Airedale

The Hut is a modern and vibrant Community Leisure Centre located in Castleford West Yorkshire, offering a great range of facilities and activities for all ages.  The Centre provides a vital meeting point for the local community, whether you are looking for a regular exercise class, sports facility, ten pin bowling, meeting space or just a place to meet friends for coffee. Follow them on Facebook

The Old Quarry Adventure Playground, Knottingley

We provide open access, free of charge play sessions for children and young people. Find them on Facebook or visit their website


Library, Museums and Attractions

Hepworth, Wakefield

Check here to find out what’s on

Wakefield Castles and Museums

Find out what's on at the districts museums and castles


Parks and Wildlife

The Great Outdoors

Why not take a walk or cycle round some of the districts many parks including Pugneys Country Park, Newmillardam or why not try the Room on the Broom Adventure Trail at Anglers Country Park. Click here for a list of the districts parks and countryside:


Sports, Leisure and Culture.

Cycling routes

Did you know Wakefield has many cycling routes, click here for more information

Days out with the kids

Discover things to do here.

Hemsworth Waterpark and Play world

With its two lakes, pedalo rides, sandy beaches, adventure playground and waterpark it is a great place for children of all ages. Find out more information here

National Trust

Get your Kids closer to nature with ’50 things to do before your 11 ¾ ‘Lots of activities to do from watching the sunset to creating wild art.  Find some ideas at https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/50-things-to-do

Wakefield Mumbler

See here for more autumn holiday activities and ideas




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