National Play Day in Manchester

National Playday on Wednesday 7 August is a celebration of children’s right to play, and the vital benefits of play for children’s health, happiness, and creativity.

Children of all ages can get playful with fun activities – including arts and crafts, free play, den building, team sports, cycling, drumming, a book club, and more.

Plus, there’s lots more to get involved in at play-schemes, libraries, leisure centres, galleries, parks and cultural venues across the city.

We welcome children from all backgrounds and abilities at the activities and events. If your child requires any reasonable adjustments to be able to take part, please do let the event organiser know.

The hands of a child making a tower out of Duplo bricks
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