Country Child’s pick of this weekends Bank Holiday activity…
The ever great, Great Dorset Steam Fair kicks off this weekend. In its 48th year, the fair is on a staggering 600 acre site that is considered THE place to be for all with spectacular displays and momentous sites geared to keep everyone entertained. Find out more here.
For woodcraft fanatics, The Oak Fair at Stock Gaylard is the fair for you this weekend. Sculpture displays, heavy horse logger, falconry, zip wire and axe throwing are some of the amazing sites to see. Find out more here.
The popular summer campaign, Kids Week, London (due to demand) has been extended to the 7th September! The week or now weeks, enable kids to go free to some top attractions in London. So if you’ve got any energy left click here to see what’s on for you and your family.
A fun family trail to consider would be to hunt for a glimpse of the Zany Zebra’s of Marwell Zoo that have settled themselves around Southampton. A spot of lunch and some last minute school uniform shopping at West Quay is always a bonus. Download the map or app that will help you find the the Zany Zebra’s here.
One for the best Country Shows in the calendar and one we were proud to sponsor is the Melplash Show in the sunny side town of Bridport, Dorset. Various farm animals on show, funfair for the kids, food and drink tent and sheep sheering are some of the Country Child favourites. Click here to check out more…
Or if you are brave enough to battle the traffic with a well packed picnic and refreshments, then head for the coast or the new forest and spend a day relaxing and having some fun with the family. Here are a list of parks/coastal beaches to consider: Dorset and Hampshire
Lets hope for a great Bank Holiday and hope the weather provides the best family fun sunny days yet this summer! Enjoy!