School Holidays in Manchester

Looking for ideas to keep your young ones fulfilled during the summer holidays? Look no further. Working with our partners across the city we’ve pulled together a selection of fun-packed activities and events, so you don’t have to go searching.

From sports camps, interactive exhibitions, family events and outdoor adventure – to arts and crafts, youth clubs and debating groups – there’s something for all ages and abilities.

Some activities are for all the family and others you can book your young person onto for the day. And there’s plenty of free activity too.

Top Picks

A group of cyclists get ready to ride in tandem on an adaptive bike.

Simply Cycling

Enjoy taking part in weekly cycling sessions at Boggart Hole Clough. There's lots of different types of bikes to try.

Boggart Hole Clough


11:00am - 2:00pm

July 26, 2021 - Tuesday Jul 4 2023


Heaton Park Animal Centre

Animal lovers - big and small - will love visiting the furry and feathery friends at Heaton Park Animal Centre.

Heaton Park


10:00am - 4:00pm

June 24, 2021 - Thursday Jun 30 2022

A group of young people enjoy a dance session in a fitness studio.

HideOut Youth Zone Senior Club

A weekly club offering a range of fun activities for children aged from 13 - 19, and for those aged up to 25 with additional needs. 

HideOut Youth Zone

Abbey Hey


4:00pm - 9:00pm

June 23, 2021 - Wednesday Jun 29 2022

A golf ball sits on a golfing green.

Junior Golf Academy

Play golf every Saturday throughout the summer. Beginners welcome and all equipment is provided.

Heaton Park


1:00pm - 2:00pm

June 5, 2021 - Saturday Jul 2 2022

Heaton Hall and its lush green surroundings on a sunny day.

Heaton Hall & Park Tour

This revealing tour of Heaton Hall and Park includes a rare visit inside the house as well as a tour around the park.

Heaton Park


11:00am - 1:00pm

August 11, 2021 - Sunday Jul 31 2022


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