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Holiday activities

Listed are details of some of the holiday activities organised for children and young people across South Derbyshire that we run with partner organisations.

The full list of activities and where they are taking place is attached to this page.

The provision of all activities is subject to suitable weather conditions.

All the activities South Derbyshire District Council are providing over the summer this year!

The provision of all activities is subject to suitable weather conditions.

Play Mobile

Test your skill levels at giant games including Jenga, snakes and ladders, connect four and chess. Take part in art and craft activities, space hopper races, Circus skills and many more free play opportunities.

Or why not come and see how high you can jump on the Bouncy Castle.

Age: Eight to 12 years (under eight's can attend with a responsible adult). No booking required -just turn up!

Wheels Mobile

The Wheels Mobile will include a wide variety of equipment including street surfing boards, skate boards, mini scooters, KMX karts, and all terrain mobile mountain biking ramps and equipment.

Safety equipment will be available to borrow.

We will be running competitions throughout the six week holidays on our mountain bike skills course and KMX track with chances to win a variety of prizes!

Age: Eight to 16 years (under eight's can attend with a responsible adult at all times). No booking required - just turn up!

Xplorer Challenge

Explore the park, find the markers, complete the challenge, have fun together!

Come and join us as we Xplore the parks. Using a simple map of the park the aim is to find the points marked on the map and write down the name of the secret animal or colour.

Xplorer is a fun family challenge for children and their parents, grandparents and guardians. It is an outdoor navigational challenge for the whole family to enjoy and involves a healthy mix of physical activity and decision making.

No experience of map reading is necessary, and Xplorer is perfect for children as they can run around in a safe and friendly environment and will have a great adventure searching for the secret markers.

When you see the Xplorer logo come and join us as we Xplore the parks!

Age: Eight to 16 years (under eight's can attend with a responsible adult). No booking required -just turn up!

Sessions delivered as part of our main summer activity programme at Rosliston Forestry Centre.

Laser Games

Laser Games invites participants to take part in urban laser combat using the latest digital laser guns on your doorstep. Come and join us as we dodge and duck behind inflatable barricades, cargo nets and obstacles to see who can come out as the sharpest shooter. Look out to see if the alien makes a guest appearances at your park!

Laser Games will only be delivered at Big Fun Friday Events.

Age: Eight to 16 years (under eight's can attend with a responsible adult). No booking required -just turn up!

Olympic Mobile

Follow the Olympic Mobile around South Derbyshire as it offers a variety of sports for all to come and have a go at. Competitions will be running in the inflatable arena throughout the school holidays with chances to win South Derbyshire Sport medals!

Check out the calendar to see when the Olympic Mobile is near you!

Activities include: Athletics, badminton, volley ball, football, cricket, rounderís, tennis, dodgeball, tag rugby and much more.

This provision will also be available on selected evenings, 6pm to 8pm as the Sport and Health Olympic.

Age: Eight to 16 years (under eight's can attend with a responsible adult). No booking required - just turn up!

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