From Easter egg hunts through and water sports adventures through to mini golf and snowsports, as restrictions start to ease, there really are some great days out in the East Midlands with the family this Easter.
If you’re looking for a truly unique day out with the family, we were buzzing from our day at Swadlincote Snowsports Centre. Find out more here!
Having enjoyed our many visits to Conkers before, here is our review of the Winter Wonderland event in 2020. We felt safe and the lights were beautiful, just we went home a bit disappointed by the long queues.
A great day out for all the family in Leicestershire, with woodland walks, natural play areas and accessible routes too. Don’t miss out on the Labyrinth and sculptures!
If you’re looking for a great day out with the family in the Peak District, we recommend the fully-accessible Peak Wildlife Park, a unique wildlife park full of amazing animal encounters.
A fun and educational day out with the family in the Cotswolds with so much to do for all ages. With amazing events and even a campsite, we can’t recommend Cotswold Farm Park enough.
For a fun family-friendly Halloween event or something to do with the kids this October half term, look no further than the National Forest Adventure Farm. Pumpkin patch included!
Here’s everything you need to know about the snow fun park and climbing sessions at Tamworth SnowDome – a great day out for all the family.
If you’re looking to visit the Dovedale stepping stones and Ilam Park in the Peak District, I hope this may answer some of your questions, including parking, opening times, refreshments and toilets!
If you’re looking for a day out with the family, a summer holiday activity, or an overnight stay, Gulliver’s theme parks have reopened with their Gully’s Safe Steps. Find out more here…
Whether you’re on the search for a beach in the East Midlands without driving too far, or just looking for a fun weekend with the family, I’d really recommend Bosworth Water Park.
Looking for a fun day out with the family this Easter? There is so much going on for the holidays, including National Trust nature trails, castle dragon egg hunts, tractor rides, meeting the Easter bunny, a Lego exhibition, theme park adventures, Easter crafts and more!
With the activities, displays, funfair, animals, reptiles, soft play, outdoor play areas and more, there’s just so much to do at Hatton Adventure World for a day out with the family. Check out our review here…
The Tropical Birdland Fairy Walk and Winter Wonderland is now officially our Christmas tradition. It’s a whole evening of that spine-tingling festive magic, all in one affordable package, with options for everyone!
We are big fans of a day out at West Lodge Farm Park as it is, but their festive experience really was the best way to truly feel the magic of Christmas with the family.
Journey to the North Pole on a magical adventure to meet Santa at the National Forest Adventure Farm – a truly special day out.
If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure with the family, Conkers is a fantastic way to explore the National Forest, whatever the weather – it is fun, educational and great for all ages.
The Winter Wonderland is a great Christmas experience and day out for all the family, with real snow to play in too! Here’s the review…
A lovely place to visit with the family, including forest school, play areas, cafes, animals and more, whatever the weather. Check out their events all year round.
Twin Lakes is a fantastic day out in Leicestershire for all the family, whatever the weather. Here’s my review, and what happens at the Family Scream Park too!
Hawkwise Falconry offer unique experiences for all ages and abilities. We got involved in their magical spell jar making activities at the beautiful Cattows Farm.
West Lodge Farm Park is a great day out for all the family, whatever the weather, with friendly staff, animal encounters, and some fantastic well-organised events.
A brand new Farm Park set in the Leicestershire countryside, that is friendly, affordable, and a fun day out for all the family, whatever the weather.
With seasonal events running throughout the year as well as both indoor and outdoor activities, the National Forest Adventure Farm is a great day out for all the family.
We visit Wistow Maze and Wistow Rural Centre every year, and once again it didn’t disappoint. A great day out in the Leicestershire countryside with the family. Here’s the review…
Gloworm Festival weekend in Thoresby Park was just epic. The family festival completely blew away our expectations, and more. Here’s my review of our first festival camping experience with a little one…
Mini Meadows Farm is an affordable and educational day out for all the family, with plenty of both indoor and outdoor areas to explore
Gulliver’s Land Milton Keynes is a fantastic place to take families with young children for a day out or weekend away, without the cost or queues of a bigger theme park.
The Heights of Abraham at Matlock Bath is a stunning and unique day out for all the family.
CBeebies land at Alton Towers is such a fun day out – and I’d love to head back. Here’s the review, with some tips for families too!