Stuck for ideas on what to do over the summer holidays?

Are you looking for the perfect family treat this summer? We’ve teamed up with some of our friends across the UK to give you ideas for all of the family.

Here are Encore Radio’s 10 Things To Do This Summer.

1. Fishers Farm Park, West Sussex

Fishers Farm Park - Things To Do This Summer

Summer of Fun at Fishers Farm from 24th July to 2nd September.

Sign up to the Fishers mailing list to receive exclusive special offers over all weekends in the Summer holidays! Hop aboard the Tractor and Trailer ride around the fields, experience the thrill of your life on Sky Fall and meet beautiful animals in the daily Farm Show and Animal Handling. Cool off in the Splash Attack for the perfect family summer day out!

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

2. Harbour Park, A Seaside Day Out In Sussex

Harbour Park
Harbour Park

Rides = £18 for a 1 person 1 day unlimited wristband online (FREE accompanying stamp for band holders under 1.2m tall).

A children’s beach adventure awaits! Complete with family rides, family arcades and soft play. Hang out on the Jelly Swinger, take a spin on Whirlpool Waltzer or ride Ocean Coaster. Located next to an award winning sandy beach, promenade and estuary Harbour Park boast a great family seaside day out.

Rides open seasonally, see website for details. FREE entry to park.

3. Woburn Safari Park, Bedfordshire

Woburn Safari Park - Things To Do This Summer
Woburn Safari Park

Open daily (10am to 5pm), book online and receive a free guidebook upon arrival.

Get up close to the animals of Africa in the Road Safari, and enjoy amazing keeper talks in the Foot Safari. Look out for the fresh-faced babies, including cute monkeys and fluffy penguin chicks. Feed the friendly herd and two alpaca babies at Alpaca Outpost, and explore the new walk-through lemur enclosure!

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

4. Pop Up Screens

Pop Up Screens - Things To Do This Summer
Pop Up Screens in partnership with Benadryl

Pop Up Screens in partnership with Benadryl – bringing outdoor cinema to London this summer. Bring a blanket or camping chair and enjoy your favourite movie! Movies include Grease, The Greatest Showman, Mary Poppins Returns, The Little Mermaid, Wall-E and more.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

5. Aladdin, Prince Edward Theatre in London

Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre. Photo: Deen-van-Meer/Disney
Aladdin at Prince Edward Theatre. Photo: Deen van Meer/Disney

Disney’s Aladdin features all the songs from the Academy Award-winning classic film including A Whole New World, Friend Like Me and Arabian Nights, this ‘shining, shimmering spectacle’ (Huffington Post) is everything you could wish for and more.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

6. Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre in London

Layton Williams (Jamie) in Everybody's Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre. Photo: Johan Perrson.
Layton Williams (Jamie) in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre. Photo: Johan Perrson.

Inspired by a true story, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is the new hit musical for today at the Apollo Theatre. Supported by his brilliant loving mum and surrounded by his friends, Jamie overcomes prejudice, beats the bullies and steps out of the darkness, into the spotlight.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

7. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, London Palladium in London

Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - 2018.
Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

A new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s multi-award winning musical has returned for a strictly limited run! BAFTA and Olivier Award-winning actress Sheridan Smith stars as the Narrator, with Jason Donovan returning to the London Palladium in the role of Pharaoh, alongside newcomer Jac Yarrow in the iconic role of Joseph.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

8. The Lion King, Lyceum Theatre in London

The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre London. Photo: Catherine Ashmore
The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre London. Photo: Catherine Ashmore

Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney’s multi award-winning musical The Lion King will redefine your expectations of theatre. Disney’s beloved film has been transformed into a spectacular theatrical experience that explodes with glorious colours, stunning effects and enchanting music.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets. 

9. Matilda, Cambridge Theatre in London

Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical, photography by Manuel Harlan
Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda The Musical, photography by Manuel Harlan

Witness the magic of Roald Dahl’s story live on stage. Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.

Click here to find out more or to book tickets.

10. School Of Rock, Gillian Lynne Theatre in London

Craig Gallivan (Dewey Finn) and the Kids of School of Rock Photo: Manuel Harlan
Craig Gallivan (Dewey Finn) and the Kids of School of Rock Photo: Manuel Harlan

This irresistible musical follows a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn extra cash by posing as a supply teacher at a prestigious prep school.  He turns a class of straight–A pupils into a rock band.  Can he get them to the Battle of the Bands without their parents and the headmistress finding out?

Click here to find out more or to book tickets. 

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