Tag: Family Days out in Yorkshire

May Half Term – Family Days Out and Events in Yorkshire

May Half Term – Family Days Out and Events in Yorkshire

Looking for ideas for things to do in Yorkshire with kids over May half-term?  Here’s a round-up of local family events and activities.  Do also have a look at my big post: 30+ Fantastic Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids   For lots […]

30+ Fantastic Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids

30+ Fantastic Family Days out in Yorkshire with the Kids

I am lucky to live in a fantastic place where there are so many fabulous family days out in Yorkshire to enjoy with the kids!  Have a look at the list below that I have compiled, I’ve added in the links to all the places we […]

Viking Warriors and a Best Beard Competition – the Jorvik Viking Festival

Viking Warriors and a Best Beard Competition – the Jorvik Viking Festival

Every February York hosts its own Jorvik Viking Festival.  Usually cunningly timed to coincide with half term it’s a great one to take the kids to (or time your trip to York during).   Traditional Woodworking Methods Another stall demonstrated traditional wood working methods.  Miss […]

Family Friendly Festivals in Yorkshire 2017

Family Friendly Festivals in Yorkshire 2017

Now, I have to start this post by the admission that I have never been to a festival (family friendly or otherwise!). At least, I have never been to the sort of festival where you camp over. Is there a definition for this type of […]

What’s On for the Kids over February Half-Term 2017 in Yorkshire?

What’s On for the Kids over February Half-Term 2017 in Yorkshire?

I’ve compiled a list of lots of great events and attractions for families over February Half-Term in Yorkshire.  Let me know if there are any more activities that deserve a mention!   Yorvik Viking Festival 20th – 26th of February There’s always lots to see […]

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

Outdoor Baking with the Woodland Adventure Company

We first came across the Woodland Adventure Company several years ago when we were invited to a birthday party hosted by them. Adam was great with the kids and it was a fabulous mix of magic (tiny bells on a hidden string tinkling throughout the […]

The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

The Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

We love Stockeld Park at Christmas, there are so many festive activities! A Great Place for a Get Together This time we planned our trip to coincide with a reunion – meeting up with old friends with similar aged children and it worked really well. […]

The Magical Lantern Festival at Roundhay Park, Leeds

The Magical Lantern Festival at Roundhay Park, Leeds

This review was kindly written by Teresa Buckle for Yorkshire Wonders.  We were very excited to be heading to Roundhay Park in Leeds for the Magical Lantern Festival.   It is the first time this event has been held in Yorkshire so we wrapped up warm […]

Kids! Fly a Falcon at The Robert Fuller Gallery, Thixendale

Kids! Fly a Falcon at The Robert Fuller Gallery, Thixendale

We are very lucky to live on the Yorkshire Wolds. Our house is high on a hill overlooking the Vale of York. We have fabulous views but often get snowed in over winter (I always stock up on food when winter approaches, just in case!). […]

Santa, a Vintage Funfair and Ice Skating at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland

Santa, a Vintage Funfair and Ice Skating at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland

If you are looking for a lovely Christmassy place to take the children ice skating then the Ice Factor at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland is ideal. Situated in the grounds of the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet on the outskirts of York it is easy to get […]