Summer Holiday Activities

Summer Holidays 2022

£10 Junior Swim Card Summer 2022 Offer

Our £10 Junior Swim Card offer is back for summer 2022! For just £10, children aged five to 15 can enjoy unlimited swimming in any of our public swim sessions during the summer holidays at all of our pools.

Buying the £10 swim card is easy, just purchase the card online and then pick it up when you go for your first swim!

How to buy

You can buy your £10 swim card using the button below (opens in a new window). Just select apply for membership, choose your leisure centre and then select Junior Summer Swim Pass. Don't forget if you want to buy more than one, just press the continue shopping button when asked to!

Terms and Conditions

Please note that children under eight years of age at any public swimming session must be accompanied by a paying adult. 

This card does not include access to the Disco Dive or Fun, Float and Splash sessions. These must be booked separately.

Summer Holiday Camps 2022

Our Holiday Camps are back this Summer, delivered by our partners at First Step Sport. These camps are a perfect way for eight to 13 year olds get active throughout the holidays!

Available on the following days in August:

Please note that all holiday camps from Monday 1 August to Friday 12 August are fully booked online. We have limited walk-up spaces available, please contact the leisure centres directly to check for any walk-up spaces.

Costello Stadium 11am to 3pm Ennerdale Leisure Centre 12pm to 4pm Woodford Leisure Centre 1pm to 5pm
Monday 1 August - FULL Tuesday 2 August - FULL Tuesday 2 August - FULL
Wednesday 3 August - FULL Thursday 4 August - FULL Thursday 4 August - FULL
Friday 5 August - FULL Tuesday 9 August - FULL Tuesday 9 August - FULL
Monday 8 August - FULL Thursday 11 August - FULL Thursday 11 August - FULL
Wednesday 10 August - FULL Tuesday 16 August Tuesday 16 August
Friday 12 August - FULL Thursday 18 August Thursday 18 August
Monday 15 August - FULL Tuesday 23 August Tuesday 23 August
Wednesday 17 August Thursday 25 August Thursday 25 August
Friday 19 August    
Monday 22 August    
Wednesday 24 August    
Friday 26 August    

Hot food is provided, if your child has any dietary requirements or allergies please note this when you book online. Please also mention it to staff at registration.

Places are limited, pre booking is advised, there will be a limited amount of walk up spaces available on the day on a first-come-first served basis.  Bookings for week commencing Monday 15 August will be available online from Monday 8 August.

Free Junior Golf Lesson

Our free junior golf lessons are currently fully booked up. We are still accepting enquiries onto a waiting list.

New for summer 2022, we are offering free junior golf lessons for children aged 8 years and above!

Meet at Country Golf for an hour’s tuition with the golf professional at the driving range, travel to Sutton Park Golf Course for a chance to putt your skills into practice in a fun team game across 4 holes!

A goodie bag and all equipment provided.

Start location - Country Golf, E Carr Rd, Hull HU8 9LR

Finish location - Sutton Park Golf Course, Salthouse Road, Hull HU8 9HF

Limited transport between venues is available.

Session dates:

  • Tuesday 2 August
  • Tuesday 9 August
  • Tuesday 16 August
  • Tuesday 23 August

Sessions start at 3pm at Country Golf and finish at 6pm at Sutton Park Golf Course in The Lodge Bar and Grill. 

Places are limited, booking is essential.  

To book, email Alex@aofinvest.co.uk

Free Junior Swimming Summer 2022

Free Junior Swimming

Free junior swimming is back at Woodford Leisure Centre, Ennerdale Leisure Centre and Beverley Road Baths during the Summer holidays!

Children aged five to 15 years can attend these sessions for free, please note under-8s must be accompanied by a paying adult.

To speed up your entry please download and complete a copy of the participant FREE ACTIVITY VOUCHER which can be downloaded on this page. No need to pre-book.

Free Junior Swimming Times

Beverley Road Baths 10.30am to 11.30am Beverley Road Baths 2.30pm to 3.30pm Ennerdale Leisure Centre 11am to 12pm Woodford Leisure Centre 11am to 12pm
Tuesday 26 July Friday 29 July Tuesday 26 July Monday 25 July
Tuesday 2 August Friday 5 August Thursday 28 July Wednesday 27 July
Tuesday 9 August Friday 12 August Tuesday 2 August Monday 1 August
Tuesday 16 August Friday 19 August Thursday 4 August Wednesday 3 August
Tuesday 23 August Friday 26 August Tuesday 9 August Monday 8 August
Tuesday 30 August Friday 2 September Thursday 11 August Wednesday 10 August
    Tuesday 16 August Monday 15 August
    Thursday 18 August Wednesday 17 August
    Tuesday 23 August Monday 22 August
    Thursday 25 August Wednesday 24 August
    Tuesday 30 August Monday 29 August
    Thursday 1 September Wednesday 31 August

 

Fun, Float and Splash Session

Our Fun, Float and Splash returns to Beverley Road Baths this summer. A fun family session with floats for children aged between five to 11 years old. Children can attend for free and it costs £1 for accompanying adults.

All sessions are from 2.15pm to 3.15pm. You can find the session dates below:

  • Wednesday 27 July - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Wednesday 3 August - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Wednesday 10 August - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Wednesday 17 August
  • Wednesday 24 August
  • Wednesday 31 August

Children aged under eight years old must be accompanied by an adult.

Places are limited, so booking is essential. The sessions are bookable online one week in advance of the session date and can be booked using the button below:

Free Disco Dive Session

Our popular disco dive session is on every Friday from 6.30pm-8pm at Woodford Leisure Centre. A fun session in the Leisure Pool for eight to 15 year olds, includes music and waves!

The best bit... just for the summer it's completely free!

Free Disco Dive dates

  • Friday 29 July - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Friday 5 August - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Friday 12 August - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Friday 19 August
  • Friday 26 August
  • Friday 2 September

Places are limited and it's advance booking only, so make sure you book your place using the button below:

Free Netball Taster Sessions

This summer we are offering free netball taster sessions led by England Netball. Come along and take part in these coached sessions and learn how to play or improve your netball skills. Free lunch is included as part of the sessions.

Costello Stadium Ennerdale Leisure Centre
Monday 8 August - Under 11's session - 11am to 1pm Monday 1 August - Under 11's session - 11am to 1pm
Monday 8 August - 11 to 15's session - 1.30pm to 3.30pm Monday 1 August - 11 to 15's session - 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Monday 22 August - Under 11's session - 11am to 1pm Monday 15 August - Under 11's session - 11am to 1pm
Monday 22 August - 11 to 15's session - 1.30pm to 3.30pm Monday 15 August - 11 to 15's session - 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Places on the session are limited, so booking is essential.

To book your space, please email Olivia.park@englandnetball.co.uk

Beetles, bugs and butterflies at the Animal Education Centre

This Summer, we have a range of bug-tastic activities to take part in at the Animal Education Centre at East Park. Come along and join in with our bug hunts, craft sessions and butterfly walks.

Pre-book Events (free events, limited spaces available, lunch provided)

  • Monday 1 August, 11am to 1pm - Picnic, bug hunt and crafts - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Monday 8 August, 11am to 1pm - Picnic, butterfly walk and crafts - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Monday 15 August, 11am to 1pm - Picnic, bug hunt and crafts - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Monday 22 August, 11am to 1pm - Picnic, butterfly walk and crafts

Please note children must be accompanied by an adult during these sessions. Lunch is provided, if your child has any dietary requirements or allergies please note this when you book online. Please also mention it to staff at registration.

Places are limited, booking is essential and can be booked up to one week in advance using the button below:

 

Daily Activities at the Animal Education Centre

Find out more about our animal residents at the Animal Education Centre with our daily keeper talks at 11.30am and 2.30pm.

We also have a free butterfly trail around the Animal Education Centre to take part in.

Craft Events at the Animal Education Centre

Make your own bug hotels, paint your own butterfly houses and get creative with our rock painting and magnets! No need to pre-book these events, just turn up and take part. Please note that children must be supervised by an adult at all times during these sessions.

Butterfly Crafts Bug Crafts

Paint your own butterfly house - £5.50 per house

Bug inspired rock painting - £2.50 per rock

Paint your own butterfly magnet - £2.50 per magnet

Make your own bug hotel - £5 per hotel

 

Paint your own butterfly magnet - £2.50 per magnet

   
Monday 25 July - 10.30am to 2pm Wednesday 3 August - 10.30am to 2pm
Wednesday 27 July - 10.30am to 2pm Friday 5 August - 10.30am to 2pm
Wednesday 10 August - 10.30am to 2pm Wednesday 17 August - 10.30am to 2pm
Friday 12 August - 10.30am to 2pm Friday 19 August - 10.30am to 2pm
Wednesday 24 August - 10.30am to 2pm Wednesday 31 August - 10.30am to 2pm
Friday 26 August - 10.30am to 2pm Friday 2 September - 10.30am to 2pm
   

 

Pickering Park Aviary Summer Activities

Come along to Pickering Park Aviary and meet the meerkats this summer with our special picnic session. Take part in craft sessions in the classroom, enjoy a picnic in the foyer and watch the meerkats being fed and find out more about our mob of meerkats with a talk from their keeper.

Session dates and times:

  • Friday 5 August, 11.30am to 1.30pm - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Friday 12 August, 11.30am to 1.30pm - SESSION FULLY BOOKED UP
  • Friday 19 August, 11.30am to 1.30pm
  • Friday 26 August, 11.30am to 1.30pm

A free lunch is provided for the picnic , if your child has any dietary requirements or allergies please note this when you book online. Please also mention it to staff at registration. Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult.

Places are limited, booking is essential and can be booked up to one week in advance using the button below:

 

Love Exploring Summer 2022

Discover the mini-beasts, butterflies and moths which will be appearing across the city this summer. Use your smartphone to stay active, discover more about these insects and have fun this summer with our interactive games.

All games are free to download and play with no in app purchases. To download the app visit the Love Exploring website.

Download the Love Exploring App (link opens in a new window)

East Park Water Play Area

Enjoy time at the East Park Water Play area over the summer!

The East Park Water Play Area will also be extending it's opening to seven days a week throughout the summer holidays so there will be more chance to have fun with all the water shoots and jets.

You can book online using the button below to book a free session at the East Park Water Play area.

Free Group Tennis Sessions

Get on the tennis courts this summer with our free group tennis sessions!

Adults and juniors aged 12 and above can take part in free coached group tennis sessions every Saturday from 9.30am at the outdoor tennis courts next to Costello Stadium on the playing fields. All equipment is provided and the sessions are open to people of all ability levels.

Register for a place and book on using the Tennis for Free website link below.

Tennis for Free at Costello Tennis Courts (link opens in new window).

Summer Ice Skating at the Hull Ice Arena

Have fun and stay cool this summer with ice skating sessions at the Hull Ice Arena.

We are open throughout the summer holidays, with public, family, under-7 and SEN sessions available. Our on-site cafe will also be open and we have a range of ticket prices to suit the whole family.

Visit the Hull Ice Arena page by clicking on the link below for prices and timetables:

Go Ice Skating at the Hull Ice Arena (link opens in a new window)

Go cycling at the Ennerdale Cycle Circuit

Get on the bike and see just how fast you can go! Visit the Ennerdale Cycle Circuit, the regions only one kilometre closed cycle loop.

The cycle circuit is next to Ennerdale Leisure Centre and is perfect for the riders trying to improve their racing speed, families wanting to stay fit outdoors on their bike without being near traffic, and people wanting to learn how to cycle in a safe environment.

We have free junior cycling sessions throughout the summer holidays for children aged up to 15 years every Tuesday and Thursday 11am to 12pm. Children must wear a cycle helmet and use a bike with fully functioning brakes and tyres at all times.

For more information on how to book a session on the cycle circuit and our prices, click on the Ennerdale Cycle Circuit link below:

Go cycling at the Ennerdale Cycle Circuit (link opens in a new window)

£10 Summer Holidays Junior Fishing Pass

Enjoy fishing in the parks this summer with our £10 junior fishing pass.

Children aged between 12 to 16 years old can purchase a £10 pass online which gives them unlimited access to fishing at East Park, Noddle Hill Nature Reserve and Pickering Park for the whole of the summer holidays.

Just click on the button below and select the Apply for Membership button, then Golf, Parks, Fishing and Pitches option.

Terms and Conditions

  • Available for 12 to 16 year olds only. Children under-12 can fish for free.
  • The £10 pass is valid until Monday 5 September and can be used at the fishing lakes at East Park, Pickering Park and Noddle Hill Nature Reserve only.
  • The pass is valid for use from dawn until dusk.
  • Children under 13 do not need a rod licence.
  • Junior rod licences are required for children aged between 13 and 16 (these are free to register for), click on the link below to register for your free rod license.

Fishing Rod License Application (opens in a new window)