Summer Social
26/07/17   -   30/08/17
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Summer Social

New and exciting weekly events for the whole family to enjoy!

Take a look at the amazing new events taking place at our Summer Social area each week for the whole family to enjoy. From Zumba to festival makeup, we really have got everything you could wish for during the Summer holidays...

The tans may fade, but the memories will last forever...


Our dramatic storyteller will recount tales and poems with all their enthusiasm and pizzazz to really capture the imagination of listening children and parents.

Wednesday 26 July, 11am - 4pm 

Festival Hair & Makeup

Think Summer Social, think summer festival! Our talented hair and makeup artists will transform visiting children with hair braiding, this seasons trend of glitter hair and makeup, and facepainting. 

Wednesday 2 August, 11am - 4pm

Hullaballoo Bubbles & Music

Busker style singers will perform regular sets throughout the day, whilst children will be entertained by all the giant bubbles being created around them. You'll also be treated to live acoustic music from the very best local talent!

Wednesday 9 August, 11am - 4pm

Hullaballoo Magic & Music

You'll be amazed by our magicians throughout the day as they wow the audience! The kids will also get the chance to test their balloon modelling skills and more. Plus, you'll also be treated to live acoustic music from the very best local talent!

Wednesday 16 August, 11am - 4pm


Our experienced Zumba instructor specialises in family friendly Zumba, a fun activity to get everyone moving and grooving! Why not join in and find yourself dancing from Denby to Puma.

Wednesday 23 August, 11am - 4pm


Channel your inner zen this summer with our family yoga. Find yourselves relaxed physically, mentally and emotionally with an activity all the family can enjoy. You’ll feel the benefits both inside and out with complimentary Wagamama juices for all participants! 

Wednesday 30th August, 11am - 4pm

Teddy Bear & Toy Activities

From meeting teddy bear mascots, to scalextric fun and make and take activities, you'll be sure to keep the kids entertained this summer with the Summer Social area full of fun for the whole family to enjoy. See the full schedule of activities below...

Join Hornby every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 11am to 4pm for Scalextric track fun and entertainment. Plus enjoy Air Fix Make and Take activities from the 21st to the 31st of August between 11am and 4pm. 

Does your family have extra special super powers? Find out with Hamley's test your super power family fun every Thursday from 12pm to 1pm.  

Enjoy some friendly faces this Summer Holiday with Hamley and Build a Bear Mascots at Swindon Designer Outlet. Hamley mascot walks will be taking place every Monday, Tuesday and Friday from 12pm to 1pm. Coming for a weekend visit? Meet the Build a Bear mascot every Saturday between 12pm and 1pm. 


Food Tasting & Sampling

Join us for family fun this summer holiday and enjoy our wide range of delicious sampling, from Sweet treat sampling to Japanese inspired cuisine tasters and pasta making masterclasses, we've got something for everyone!

Fancy a sweet treat? Taste test our Yogi Bar, with frozen yoghurt sampling from 3pm - 3.30pm every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Feeling a little more traditional? Why not keep an eye our for the Thornton's ice cream van every Thursday and Sunday from 12pm - 4pm.  

Join us every Tuesday and Saturday from 11.30am - 2pm and 4.30pm - 6pm for a Japanese inspired experience with Wagamama's sampling! Plus if you fancy something a little more hands on, head to ProCook for live pasta making and spiralizer demos!



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