Six family activities to do before September in Liverpool

Six family activities to do before September in Liverpool

The summer is well underway but it’s not over yet! Here’s our top 6 events and activities that are happening around Liverpool, to help you make the most of the rest of the summer holidays.

We’ve chosen some indoor and outdoor options, so no matter what the weather throws at you, there’s always something exciting to get involved in!


Urban beach at Calderstones park

The urban beach at Calderstones Park is bigger than ever this year. All of the fairground rides and attractions are priced at £1.50. During weekdays there are free kids activities with the Pop Up Story Barn, plus a range of superheroes and Disney characters for the kids to meet. Check out the Facebook page for activity times.

  • Date: Opens daily from 10:30am until 5:00pm until 4th September
  • Address: Calderstones Road L18 3JD


Imagine That!

Imagine That! Is Liverpool's Science and Discovery Centre for children. Your little inventors can embrace their inner curiosity with hands-on science shows, experiments, fancy dress, arts and crafts, outdoor activities and workshops.

  • Address: 26-32 Faraday Road, Old Swan, Liverpool L13 1EH


Liverpool Indoor Funfair

The Liverpool Indoor funfair is back to see the summer off! The fairground rides will be at Liverpool Exhibition Centre for a whole week so you can come back day after day to relive the thrills and laughter. It provides a fantastic option for those rainy days too!

  • Date: 23rd August until 1st September
  • Address: Exhibition Centre, King's Dock, Port of Liverpool, Liverpool L3 4FP


FlorrieFest 2019 free family street party

The Florrie is celebrating its 130 year birthday with a free family street party. It will be a day to remember with free pony rides, a market, live music, yoga, history talks, bouncy castles, table tennis, circus performances and of course a birthday cake! See our event calendar for more information.

  • Date: 24th August from 12:00pm until 5:00pm
  • Address: The Florrie, 377 Mill Street, Liverpool L8 4RF


Adventure Dock

If your kids are a bit older then why not get competitive and challenge them to a race across this giant inflatable obstacle course? The adrenaline-fuelled Adventure Dock course will have you bouncing, splashing and sliding to your hearts content.

  • Dates: Open from 10:00am until 18:00pm daily until October 2019
  • Address: Gower Street Dukes Dock, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AD


Speke Adventure Playground

Under 16s can get active and make new friends with open access to Speke Adventure Playground. Over the summer holidays, there’s an exciting programme of activities planned that includes sports, crafts, cookery and a weekly day trip. Check out the website for more information.

  • Dates: Opens Monday to Saturday from 12:00pm until 18:00pm
  • Address: Speke Adventure Playground, Conleach Road, Speke, Liverpool L24 0TR