Come on down to the Kingfisher and enjoy 4 weeks of FREE Summer FUN! From a superhero party to a teddy bear picnic and a magic show, there will be lots to keep the little ones entertained whilst they enjoy their summer holiday! We also have a very special guest appearance from the Gruffalo on Friday 17th August too!

4 Weeks of Summer Fun will kick off on Monday 23rd July with all activities held in our summery Kingfisher Garden, located on Walford Walk outside Debenhams. No bookings are required for any of the activities, simply have a look at what you'd like to get involved with below and we'll see you there!

Monday 23rd July - Friday 27th July

Monday 4 weeks of Summer Fun kicks off with Charlie Make & Takes! The little ones can come along to the Kingfisher Garden and build a replica Charlie the Monkey face out of LEGO® and take their masterpiece home. Come along between 11am - 3pm* and join in the fun. The event is suitable for children 3 years and over. *whilst stocks last.

Every Tuesday & Wednesday The Kingfisher Garden turns in to a picnic garden, the perfect spot for the little ones to play fun outdoor games and spend time at our colouring-in stations. Why not bring along some sandwiches and snacks and enjoy a picnic whilst there. 

Thursday Celebrate all things summer with The Entertainer including interactive games, crafting and prizes to be won with their competitions. Join them from 11am - 3pm.

Friday End the week on a high with a Magic Show! Calling all little witches and wizards, join us on a magical journey and prepare to be dazzled and be wondered with some abracadabra! Shows take place 11am - 12pm and 1pm - 2pm.

Monday 30th July - Friday 3rd August

Monday Start the week with arts and crafts with Creation Station. Build your very own bird kite & windmill and the younger ones can get stuck in at the Play-doh station in our summer garden from 10am - 4pm.

Every Tuesday & Wednesday The Kingfisher Garden turns in to a picnic garden, the perfect spot for the little ones to play fun outdoor games and spend time at our colouring-in stations. Why not bring along some sandwiches and snacks and enjoy a picnic whilst there. 

Thursday Celebrate all things summer with Flying Tiger including interactive games, crafting and prizes to be won with their competitions too from 11am - 3pm.

Friday Enjoy a Teddy Bear's picnic! Bring your packed lunches along, with your favourite teddy and enjoy a picnic in the garden with Charlie the monkey from 11am - 1.30pm! Charlie will be on the hunt for new recruits to join his Kids Club too!

Monday 6th August - Friday 10th August

Monday Kick off the week with Charlie Make & Takes! The little ones can come along to the Kingfisher Garden and build a replica Charlie the Monkey face out of LEGO® and take their masterpiece home. Come along between 11am - 3pm* and join in the fun. The event is suitable for children 3 years and over. *whilst stocks last.

Every Tuesday & Wednesday The Kingfisher Garden turns in to a picnic garden, the perfect spot for the little ones to play fun outdoor games and spend time at our colouring-in stations. Why not bring along some sandwiches and snacks and enjoy a picnic whilst there. 

Thursday Celebrate all things summer with 360 Play including interactive games, crafting and prizes to be won with their competitions too from 11am - 3pm.

Friday Calling all superhero's and superheroines! Extend the summer fun with our Superhero Party! Pop on your number 1 superhero outfit and let's party with face painting, musical statues, colouring in & choccy lollies from 11am - 3pm.

Monday 13th August - Friday 17th August

Monday until Wednesday The Kingfisher Garden turns in to a picnic garden, the perfect spot for the little ones to play fun outdoor games and time some time colouring at our colouring-in stations. Why not bring along some sandwiches and snacks and enjoy a picnic whilst there. 

Thursday Celebrate all things summer with Hawkins Bazaar between 11am until 3pm. There will be product demonstrations with walking fluffy animals, interactive games including unicorn hula hoop, a 'back to school essentials' display for inspiration and FREE product giveaways, whilst stock lasts!

Friday We have an extra special surprise for the little ones on Friday 17 August. Come and say hello to Julia Donaldson's popular children's picture book character, THE GRUFFALO! 

There will also be a crafting unit to recreate their favourite characters* & there will also colouring in for the little ones too from 11am until 4pm, on Walford Walk, opposite Clintons. We can't wait to see you there!

Meet & Greet times;

  • 11:30AM 
  • 12:30PM 
  • 1:30PM 
  • 2:30PM
  • 3:30PM 

This is an event not to be missed...   

*whilst stocks last

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Story Time with Waterstones - NEW!

To extend the Summer Fun for the little ones, head in-store in the weekdays at 3pm and enjoy story time with Waterstones in their new reading corner! They will read some of your favourites including Julia Donaldson, Tom Fletcher, Oliver Jeffers & so much more other exciting stories!

Pick up a Waterstones leaflet from our Kingfisher Garden and receive 10% off in-store against any full priced items on the day!