From pumpkin picking in pumpkin patches to half term Halloween fun in and around Leicestershire, here’s my top picks for family days out this autumn!
Carsington Water is a great day out for all the family to explore nature and enjoy the outdoors, with some great visitor facilities and play areas too.
A fun-packed day out for all ages, with animal encounters, animals of all sizes, cafe and coffee shop, as well as indoor and outdoor play areas set in Matlock, Peak District.
If you’re looking for an affordable, family-friendly campsite in the Peak District with plenty of facilities, I can’t recommend Middlehills Farm enough.
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.
With the promise of unicorns, rainbows, freebies and even more unicorns, I couldn’t resist heading to Twycross Zoo for the last weekday adventure I have with my little lady before she starts school. It definitely didn’t disappoint and was all the magic for her that it promised. The Rhino & Unicorn Bank Holiday Weekend event…
Cattows Farm is set in the Leicestershire countryside, with seasonal Pick Your Own fruits and pumpkins, its own tea room and farm shop, and hosts seasonal events throughout the year for all the family.
Sundown Adventureland is a theme park designed for Under 10s and we would really recommend it for a fun day out.
Tropical Birdland is a very fun and unique day out with the family, and can keep kids and adults alike in awe at visiting hundreds of incredible birds.
A truly unique place for a fun and affordable short break with young children. Spoiler alert: we’ll be back!
We’ve done 2 visits to Thomas Land at Drayton Manor and both have been really great. We’ve taken advantage of the parent-toddler tickets for £24, valid any weekday during term time, and it’s been very much worth the money. Drayton Manor itself is huge, and also has a giant zoo, with over 100 animals –…
Trentham Monkey Forest is a really fun little gem in the Staffordshire countryside and a great place to explore nature.