School Holidays

February Half Term

School holiday ideas in Hull & The East Riding for February Half Term

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Hornsea Freeport School Holiday Activities

Hornsea Freeport, Rolston Road, Hornsea, HU18 1UT. 01964 534211.

Details of the next school holiday activities at the shopping outlet coming soon.

Plus Bugtopia and Beach Cove open every day, free parking and facilities, great places to eat, and up to 50% off this season’s top brands. For more information please visit their website here.


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Mess Around East Yorkshire

Regular messy play events in Hull and East Yorkshire, details of the next dates coming soon.

Suitable for children aged 6 months (or sitting unaided) to 5 years old. Older siblings welcome up to the age of 10, who can participate in the Big Kids Create & Make Corner which include Arts, Crafts and Junk modelling activities to keep them busy!

For more information and to book please contact Amy on Eastyorks@messarounduk.com or 07768 199489 or book direct online here. You can also checkout all the events on her facebook page here.


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Pink Pig Farm Superhero Week

Holme Hall, Holme, Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, DN16 3RE. 01724 844466

Calling all superhero fans…

Does your little one dream of being the next BIG superhero? Put their superhero powers to the test! Visit the Pink Pig over February half-term (15th – 24th February) for a week full of superhero themed antics! Join them for various games, activities & crafts to satisfy any superhero fanatic! Attend our very own ‘Superhero Academy’ and take part in exciting activities like; huge buzzer game, Hulk smash wall, Captain America frisbee game, plus lots more including our ‘superhero catwalk’! Not forgetting the opportunity to ‘build-a-cuddle’ superhero style (extra charge). Choose from a range of superhero outfits to make your soft toy look the part!

Keep an eye on their Facebook page for exciting announcements & exclusives. Find more info and pre-book tickets on their website here.


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Sledmere House School Holiday Activities

Sledmere House, Driffield, YO25 3XG. 01377 236637

The Grounds, Gardens, Stables, Café, Shops and Play Park open all year round 10am – 5pm Tuesdays to Sundays. CLOSED MONDAYS (except bank holiday Mondays).

The Spotty Pig Play Farm is home to some of the rare breeds kept on the estate. Staff on hand to introduce you to all the animals. Lovely adventure play ground where the kids can let off steam.

Details of extra activities in February half term coming soon.

For more info please visit their website here.


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Smile Cafe Pocklington – February Half Term

The Mile, Pocklington, YO42 1TW. On the road out of Pocklington towards Millington.

Stay warm this half term and head to the Smile Cafe at The Mile Farm Shop in Pocklington. They will be running Paint a Pot in the cafe across the week, no booking necessary just drop in. 2 options available – pots to paint that are fired and ready for collection a few days later, or paint in acrylics available to take away on the day.

Also for younger children under five, there’s a lovely indoor soft play area within the cafe with double slide, mats and building toys, plus an outdoor play area with climbing frame, swings and ride-on toys. There is also a quieter seating area in the farm shop for older children and families. Check out the new cafe menu too!

For more information and bookings please call Jo on 01759 305420, email info@themilefarmshop.co.uk, or check out their website here or their facebook page here.


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The Deep – Plastic Travels, February Half Term

Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP (Sat Nav HU9 1TU).  01482 381000. Open daily 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm).

Plastic Travels – February Half Term: Runs 16th to 24th February 2019. Take the journey from shelf to shore as we explore the voyage of everlasting plastics and impact they have on our oceans. Solve the clues in the message in a bottle trail, get your face painted at craft corner (choose your favourite animal design from shark, penguin, jellyfish and clownfish) every day from 11am to 4pm.  We will also be joined by local wildlife charity RSPB who will be teaching us all about how to protect the variety of life along the Humber and across the Yorkshire coast. Positioned on the third floor, use the binoculars and see what wildlife you can spot. More details on their website here.

The Deep offers FREE return visits for 12 months with the Day Plus Pass. Simply complete your details at reception and retain your tickets to make use of this offer. Full terms and conditions can be found on The Deep’s website.


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Williams Den – School Holiday Activities

William’s Den, Castle Farm, Wold Hill, North Cave, East Riding Of Yorkshire, HU15 2LS.

Williams Den often put on extra activities for school holidays, details of February coming soon.

For more information please call 01430 472230 or email hello@williamsden.co.uk. Or you can find more info and book tickets on their website here. 


Burton Agnes Snowdrop Spectacular

Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield, YO25 4NB. 01262 490324.

Wander through a wonderful blanket of snowdrops in our woodland walk. Runs Friday 8th February to 3rd March.


Clowes Church Family Fun Days

Clowes Memorial Church, corner of Greenwood Avenue and 1st Avenue, Orchard Park, Hull.

Wednesdays in school holidays run a fun day, 10am – 2pm.

All welcome. There is no booking needed and no fee to come, there is a donation welcome box if anyone wants to put something in. Call/text 07984441781 for more info.


East Riding Leisure School Holiday Activities

East Riding Leisure have lots of extra activities going on across school holidays at their leisure centres. February half term listings coming soon…..


Hull Play Rangers – Free Play Sessions

The HeadStart Hull Play Rangers programme, delivered in partnership by Hessle Road Network, Maxlife Youth Project and St. Michael’s Youth Project, provides activities for children, young people and families during school holidays, including treasure trails, dance, music, sport, art. Activities are for all ages however, under 9’s need to be accompanied by an adult or older sibling/family member. All sessions are Free to participate, with snacks and drinks provided. Next school holiday details coming soon.

For further information regarding Hull Play Rangers activities contact:

  • West Hull – Hessle Road Network, 01482 606077, info@hesslerdnetwork.karoo.co.uk
  • North Hull – St. Michael’s Youth Project, 01482 805263, info@stmichaelsnorthhull.org.uk
  • East Hull – Maxlife Youth Project, 01482 781333, maxlife@kingstonwesley.karoo.co.uk

Hull History Centre – Brick History

Hull History Centre, Worship Street, Hull HU2 8BG. 01482 317500. 9.30am to 12.30pm.

In addition to their regular monthly History Makers sessions we are delighted to announce that we will be hosting the Brick History exhibition, runs 12th January – 9th March 2019. Walk through history in bricks. Check their website for exact opening dates and times.


One-Off Events & Activities

You can also find details of all one-off family events and activities happening over the school holidays by day in the Mumbler Events Calendar here.


School Holiday Childcare – Camps, Workshops and Clubs

You can find a list of all the workshops, camps and clubs running across the school holidays on the  Holiday Clubs & Workshops page here.


Water’s Edge School Holiday Activities

Waters Edge Nature Reserve & Visitor Centre, Waterfront, Maltkiln Road, Barton-upon-Humber, DN18 5JR. 01652 631500.

Great, free day out for the school holidays. They also have special activities during school holidays, February half term details coming soon.