From Christmas markets and meeting Santa to magical lights, train journeys and family-friendly festive events, there are plenty of fun events already being announced for 2020. With tickets often limited this year, it’s worth booking up early!
From pumpkin picking to half term Halloween & autumn fun in and around the East Midlands, here’s my top picks for family days out this October!
Are you looking to take your family to a weekend music festival, but unsure where to start? Here’s my list of festival weekenders in 2022
Ideas for indoor days out with the family around Leicester, the East Midlands and beyond.
The Ninja Warror UK Adventure Park in Leicester is a great day out for all the family, whatever the weather. Here’s our review…
Here’s our full review of Spring Wood Pop Up Campsite near Cannon Hall Farm & Barnsley.
Check out our full review of 5 on the Farm festival at Cannon Hall Farm in Yorkshire.
Are you heading to a festival with the family and wondering what to pack or looking for some tips for your first family festival? Read on…
We can’t recommend Learning Resources UK enough, for free downloadable activities as well as fun games, clocks and resources for telling the time.
If you’re looking for a festival for all the family to enjoy, look no further than Gloworm Festival in Nottingham – here’s why…
Check out our review of the Treetop Adventure at Go Ape Chessington World of Adventures
For a family weekend away or a staycation with a difference, the Explorer Glamping at Chessington World of Adventures is a great option! Find out more here…
We were so excited to finally step foot into Camp Bestival. Check out our full review here.
After such a crazy year, we were so excited to finally get to experience all the magic of Elderflower Fields 2021. Check out our full review here.
Check out our full review of the giraffe feeding VIP Animal Experience at Chessington World of Adventures!
From free days out to fantastic family events, here are our top days out in and around the East Midlands in the summer holidays.
If you’re looking for a birthday party in Northamptonshire or near to Leicestershire, we really do recommend West Lodge Farm Park. Check out our review here.
The camping weekend was really lovely, whether you’re looking for something different to do with the kids in the school holidays or a unique family staycation – with tent room service included too!
If you’re looking for a hassle-free, long-lasting sleep solution for camping, overnight stays and more, look no further than Bundle Beds. Here’s our review!
The World of Dinosaur Roar! Discovery Trail at Manor Farm Park & Woodlands is a fantastic and accessible day out for all the family, whether you’re looking for something to do in the school holidays, weekend ideas or term time with the toddlers!
Heading away with the family this year? Here are our top family travel products and gift ideas, great for staycations, weekends away or just enjoying the holidays at home!
We enjoyed a fantastic family kayaking trip in Leicestershire with Let’s Get Lost. Here’s what to expect on one of their kayaking adventures as well as top tips for kayaking with kids…
With 10 of our favourite camping hacks and 5 products we think will make family camping easier, here are 15 family camping hacks you don’t want to miss!
From free days out to fantastic family events, here are our top days out in and around the East Midlands in May Half Term 2021.
Wondering how to keep the kids entertained when camping or glamping? Nature is the best play area, but find out some of our other ideas here…
Looking to take the family camping, but not sure where to start? Check out our top tips for family camping including our family camping checklist.
If you’re looking for a fun day out with the family in the Midlands, the Zog “Quest for the Golden Star” activity trail at Warwick Castle is brilliant for kids of all ages.
Foxton Locks is a beautiful and truly unique spot to visit on a day out with the family, close to Market Harborough in Leicestershire.
If you’re looking for a stunning campsite in the East Midlands for camping or glamping, look no further than Brook Meadow – a family-friendly, dog-friendly campsite overlooking a beautiful lake.
Barlefield Glamping is a beautiful family-friendly farm in Leicestershire, perfect for a staycation or weekend away with family or friends – the whole site is yours and there are added experiences on offer too!
If you’re heading on holiday or looking for staycation ideas with the family, here are our top five free things to do in Weymouth with the kids.