Fantastic for Families!
Who doesn’t love a family outing? Ice-creams, laughter, making memories and the very occasional tantrum (not just the kids). Keep the whole family entertained and inspired this weekend with drop in family activities!
1. Design and build a miniature shoebox house!
At the New Room, John Wesley’s Chapel
Got an artistic flair? Try out your budding interior design skills and help create a miniature shoebox house!
2. Herb identification, Herb tasting & Garden Trail
At Blaise Community Garden
Do you know your parsley from your oregano? Test your taste buds and learn about Victorian Gardening.
3. Become an architect for the day
At Children’s Scrapstore
Scrapstore Galore! Create your own small world with masses of scrap and craft resources at your fingertips.
4. Family arts activities including collage, den-building and photography
At Creative Workspace
What place or space is important to you? Drop in and explore the idea of important spaces together with award-winning theatre company Brave Bold Drama.
5. Take a ride on a steam train!
At M Shed
Steam-powered family fun along the quayside!
6. Circus Skills!
Think you’ve got the skills to walk a tight-wire?
7. Family fun tours!
At Bristol Bioresources & Renewable Energy Park
What happens to our stinky sewage? Find out on this fascinating tour- nose pegs not required!
8. Civil War Re-enactment
At St John on the Wall
Discover the sights, sounds and smells of seventeenth century Bristol, determine who were the heroes and villains involved in the foiled plot.
9. Pirate competitions and family theatre
At LV 55 John Sebastian Light ship
Arrrr! Think you’ve got what it takes to be a pirate? Drop in, hear the band play and watch a special theatrical performance!
10) Make a home for a hero!
At St Pauls Library
Come and get creative by designing a model home for your very own hero(ine). Whilst you’re here, drop into St Pauls Community Darkrooms next door for photography workshops!