The Best Summer Holiday Ideas for Kids!

August is here which means scrambling for summer holiday plans to enjoy with your kids! Luckily, we've put together a short guide to the best events happening across the country to help you plan an amazing summer...



Where? Wiltshire

When? August 2021

Discover Stonehenge – a place of ancient mystery. Explore prehistoric life and experience the breathtaking stone circle. This summer your budding archaeologists can unearth the past in our special Stonehenge Kids’ Dig. Plus, join the Summer Explorer Quest to track down clues to claim an adventurer's certificate! Our exhibition also shows family photos submitted by our visitors. Book Now.




The Gruffalo Live on Stage

Where? Alexandra Palace Theatre, London

When?  August 2021

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Songs, laughs and monstrous fun for children aged 3 and up and their grown-ups, in the much-loved show that’s toured Britain and the world!




Jurassic Encounter

Where? London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Cardiff

When? August - October 2021

Jurassic Encounter is an interactive installation of 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs where visitors will walk a perilous path through grasslands and woodlands and come face-to-face with snarling, roaring and hissing dinosaurs!




Summer of Sound

Where? Wakehurst, Kew

When? August -  September 2021

This summer, Wakehurst will be brought alive by a symphony of sounds. Six striking large-scale installations situated across the landscape will delicately and playfully inspire a greater connection to nature.

Interactive workshops for kids, families and guests of all ages will offer a chance to dive into the music of the natural world.



Kids Week

Where? London

When? August 2021

Kids Week: half price tickets for families throughout August! The promotion includes a wide variety of London shows to choose from such as What the Ladybird Heard, Come From Away, Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain – Part Five, The Prince of Egypt, Les Misérables: The Staged Concert, The Mousetrap and many more.





Where? Hampshire

When? August 2021

Brought to you by Chris Evans, CarFest is the biggest family fundraising festival in the UK. Packed to the brim with activities for every member of the family, this year’s CarFest festivals promise family fun, with the best music, the fastest and loudest cars, and the brightest stars!





Backyard Cinema

Where? Capitol Studios, London

When? August 2021

Backyard Cinema transports you to new and exciting worlds, to enjoy films like never before.  Enjoy family film favourites such as The Greatest Showman, The Little Mermaid, Coco, Moana and loads more, PLUS enjoy delicious food and drink in an unforgettable experience!




Theatre on Kew

Where? Kew Gardens, London

When? August - September 2021

The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame's classic story of life on the riverbank, heads to Kew Gadens this summer. This critically acclaimed, outdoor theatre production set against the magical backdrop of Kew Gardens' lake, is packed with much-loved colourful characters, music, song and laughter. Don't miss out on the enchanting story for children of all ages!



Foodies Festival

Where?  London, Oxford, Bristol, Bournemouth, Brighton, Chelmsford

When? August - October 2021

Devour delicious street food, gourmet treats and artisan delicacies and discover new and exciting flavours from around the world, from Brazil to Bangkok, Japan to Jamaica! Kids are entertained with cooking lessons, crafting and fair rides, making this a festival for all ages to enjoy!




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This article was a collaborative effort, written together by the See Tickets Marketing team; Georgia, Sarah, Hayley, Callum and Abi.

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