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Preston Guild City

Half Term Events and Activities in Preston

Date Saturday 11 February 2017 - Sunday 19 February 2017
Time 9:00am - 7:00pm
Location Preston City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2PP
Cost £Various

Children's hands with smily faces painted on them

February half term is here already!

If you want ideas for events and activities in and around Preston to keep the children busy and entertained, look no further!

Most of these activities are free, but please visit each event page for full details.

For the sporty type

All sporting activities organised by and at Preston leisure centres is detailed on the Preston City Council half term activities page. Everything from swimming, climbing to balance bikes.

Or if you want to watch some sport, wheelchair tennis is coming to South Ribble Tennis Centre between 16-19 February. It's free for spectators!

The Harris

The current exhibition from Artist Rooms: Martin Creed is proving very popular with all ages. From sculptures and cacti to neon signs, head along and take a look.

From arts and crafts to computer coding, the Makerspace at the Harris has it all going on. Check out all the details on their Events for Families section.

Bird walk and Nest box

These two events at Moor Park and Ashton Park have limited places, so booking is essential.

Learn about the birds in the park from the Park Ranger, then have a go at making a next box for your own garden.

Balloon twisting and Face painting

These activities run all week at St George's shopping centre and are free!

Visit Sarah, the Scuff Kids entertainer between 11am - 3pm.

Tudor fun at Hoghton Tower

Join the celebrations of the 400th anniversary of the visit of King James I.

Age appropriate tours and a range of creative, hands-on activities on offer.

Other events

For details of all other events in and around Preston, visit our What's On calendar.