This page will be updated as new activities are offered.
Christmas Holly-Days Home Pack
This December there's fun to be had, We're excited for Christmas, feeling happy and glad, We're back once again with plenty to do, Lots of festive activities, made just for you!
Click here to download your Christmas activity pack.
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
Next Generation, Wakefield
At Next Generation we organise all kinds of activities for children and young people (aged 8 to 19). During the week we have several groups at Lightwaves. We use the leisure and sport facilities, and our YouthZone with computers, internet access, Xbox1, Nintendo WII, games, arts & crafts, pool and fussbal table and kitchen. On the Stanley Royd playing fields we do outdoor sport & play activities. We go out on trips, walks, visits and workshops to get some new experiences and to have fun. Please check the website for up to date information.
The Old Quarry Adventure Playground, Knottingley
Wakefield Youth service
Wakefield Youth service offer a range of support, activities and groups for Children and Young People age 10 to 25 years. Young carers, Stripes group, SEND group, National citizens Service, Duke of Edinburgh Award, Detached Youth work and the Youth council are some of the things you can get involved in. Please check on the website, Facebook Page or Twitter for further information
Young Carers group, Crofton
The young Carers group is for any one aged 11 to 19 years who participates in caring for another member of their family. Please check the WF Youth website, Facebook Page or Twitter for any updates and further information.
Library, Museums and Attractions
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.
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
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
See here for more autumn holiday activities and ideas