School Holidays

Summer School Holiday Activities

Activities and events running across the school summer holidays in Hull and the East Riding

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York Park & Ride Free Child Travel

York’s six Park & Ride services allow you to travel to York by car, park for free and complete your journey into the city centre by bus. Fares are low, with up to three children aged 16 or under travelling free when accompanied by a paying adult. Discounts are available for regular Park & Ride users. All Park & Ride sites and buses are equipped with free WiFi.

For timetables and more information visit their website here.


Active Coast Events

Active Coast run a range of fun sport and fitness activities during school holiday for families in Bridlington, Hornsea and Withernsea, including beach boot camp, beach tennis, volleyball, cricket, dodgeball and much more. They also run ‘Have a Beach Day’ and ‘Have a Field Day’.

Details of next summer coming soon.


Beverley Rocks

A facebook group set up to inspire and delight children through the holidays. Paint some rocks and hide them, if you find them share the pics and re-hide them. We’ve really enjoyed finding and re-hiding them! All details on facebook here.

Other groups are launching too. Sproatley Rocks can be found on facebook here and a group covering the Haltemprice area (West Hull villages) on facebook here.


Gabrielle’s – School Holiday Pottery Painting

Gabrielle’s Pottery Painting Studio and Tea Room, 19 Hull Road, Anlaby, HU10 6SP. 01482 654481.

Paint Me a Story and general pottery painting run during school holidays. Also do a treasure hunt around Anlaby in some school holidays, starting and ending at Gabrielle’s, pop in to collect a treasure map. Contact them for details.

Gabrielle’s is open Monday to Saturday 9am-4pm, Sunday 10am-4pm.

Leisure Centre’s School Holiday Activities

The Hull and the East Riding Leisure Centres run extra activities during school holidays.

Call your local leisure centre for full details. See the Days Out section for a full list of Leisure Centres in our area and their contact details.


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.


York Maze

Dunnington Lodge, Elvington Lane, York, YO19 5LT.

The UKs biggest maize maze. Over 20 rides, attractions and shows. Open for the summer school holidays! 2019 dates coming soon.