What’s on – Weekend 29th & 30th June

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Head down to the Moor for this free family event!

It’s going to be a scorcher in Knutsford this weekend!! There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the sunshine including a free family event on the Moor, strawberry picking and the last weekend of Music in the Garden at Dunham Massey!

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Please check details with the venue before you travel.

The Moor Community Event

The Moor, Knutsford
Sat 29th June 10am – 3pm

Join us for this FREE community event on the Moor! There will be inflatables (assault course, bouncy castle, jousting), giant games, crafts, coconut shy, facepainting, Beat the Keeper, drama and more!! This is joint event by St John’s Church Knutsford and Knutsford Methodist Church. Click  for more details.

Leo's Ladder
**AUTHOR SIGNING BOOKS AT BEXTON SCHOOL FAIR ON SATURDAY** A charming book featuring scenes of Knutsford! Author & illustrator available for school visits –  email deegriffiths123@gmail.com

Toy Story 4 at the Curzon

Curzon, Knutsford
Sat 29th & Sun 30th June

Toy Story 4 will be showing at various times over the weekend.  Click for more details.

Music in the Garden at Dunham Massey

Dunham Massey
Sat 29th & Sun 30th June 12 – 2:45pm

**FINAL WEEKEND**Relax with live music in the garden as tulips and bluebells spring to life. Dig out your picnic blanket, top up your glass and let the music carry you away! Booking not needed. Free event but normal admission applies. Click for more details.

The perfect gift for your teacher this year!

Fun at Redhouse Farm

Red House Farm, Dunham Massey
Sun 30th June

As the weather this weekend is one of the 1st Sunny Weekends, we are running our courtyard activities on the Sunday! This includes animals to see, the barrel train ride, giant inflatable pillow, climbing wall, and much more! Prices are £10 for 3 yrs plus, and £5 for 1-2 yrs.  Click for more details

Moana Pyjama Club

Treehouse, Altrincham
Sat 29th June 6:30 – 8:30pm (entry to play area from 5:30pm)

Every fortnight we run a pyjama club so you can enjoy date night in style! You can enter the play area from 5:30pm (included in cost) then kids can enjoy 30 minutes of supervised play or activity with our hosts, followed by a 90 minute children’s film. This week we will be playing Moana! Popcorn and drinks included.  Parents/Carers can then enjoy a delicious dinner & drinks in our restaurant! Please check our terms and conditions.  £8 per child, Recommended age is 4+, however we accept 3 year olds at parental discretion. Click for more details

Ice Cream Story

The Ice Cream Farm, Tattenhall
Sat 29th June 12pm – 4pm

Your favourite film characters together at our very own Ice Cream Farm – can you believe it? Come and meet Woody and Buzz from Toy Story. Free entry. Click for more details.

Strawberry Picking

Kenyon Hall Farm, nr Warrington
Sat 29th & Sun 30th June

This will be the peak weekend of the strawberry season! There will be excellent strawberry availability when we open on Saturday morning. There should still be good availability on Sunday morning, but we may start to run low as the weekend progresses. Please check the website again before setting off. We expect to be very crowded at the weekend, especially over lunch! Click for more details.

Predators at Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo, Chester
25th May – 8th September

Step back in time to meet the most fearsome creatures of the prehistoric world! Where a shark’s bite was three metres wide and giant snakes ate crocodiles for breakfast! Discover 13 life-sized animatronic predators in this world premiere exhibition from the creators of Dinosaurs! at Chester Zoo. You’ll come face to face with a massive megalodon, a terrifying terror bird and a gigantic giant bear.  And, it’s your chance to see some of your old dinosaur favourites too. But beware, they’re still hungry! Normal admission applies.  Click for more details.

Percy the Park Keeper – The Treasure Hunt

Dunham Massey
Until 4th September

Percy the Park Keeper is planning a Treasure Hunt. His animal friends are so excited they can’t wait for the hunt to begin! Join them all on this nature inspired trail around the garden to discover nature’s treasure. Booking not needed. Normal admission to the garden (and car park if using) applies. Click for more details

Tots Caterpillar Trail in the Gardens

Tatton Park Gardens
Until 26th October

A caterpillar has been munching its way through our Walled Kitchen Gardens! Collect your trail sheet from the garden entrance and find out what it’s been eating. Once you’ve finished, head over to the Potting Shed and have a go at planting something to grow at home. Free trail but normal admission applies. Click for more details

Polly Pig Trail

Blakemere Village,  Northwich
Until 4th Aug

Find Polly’s Piglets this summer! Once upon a time in the village of Blakemere there was a pig called Polly who had six mischievous Little piglets who all decided to hide… Can you help Find them? Join in this fun activity trail to find Polly’s piglets and complete the activities along the way. Purchase your activity pack for just £3 per child from the Visitor Information Centre from 10.00am – 4.00pm weekdays and 10.30am -4.00pm weekends. A great trail for 3 – 11yrs Click for more details

Wind in the Willows Trail

Hare Hill, Over Alderley
Until 1st September

Follow the adventures of Ratty, Mole, Toad and Badger with this fun interactive trail at at Hare Hill. Featuring original images by E.H. Shepard. £1 per trail. Click for more details

Days out inspiration

Check out our days out page for ideas including  museums, galleries, farms, zoos, and other indoor and outdoor fun! Click here to see the full list. Please make sure to check seasonal opening times!

Cafés with things for kids to do

Fancy going for a coffee/brunch/lunch this weekend? Click here to see our list of child friendly cafés and pubs in Knutsford and nearby which have a play area/toys/animals to occupy the little ones!

Have you seen Knutty Mums’ latest blog post about our trip to Little World of Scholars? Click here to read our review!