February Half Term 2022 Family Days Out in Yorkshire

Lamb at Boston Park Farm

Lambing at Boston Park Farm

12th to 20th February 2022
Over 50 expectant ewes that are due to lamb in February so there will hopefully be new lambs being born everyday. Each day there will also be chance to meet the farmers and learn about our sheep flock, as well as lamb feeding and our popular animal handling sessions.

Flamingos at Lotherton Hall

Lotherton Hall Love Birds

15th to 23rd February 2020
This February half term, come along and celebrate your love of birds with us at Lotherton. There will be daily keeper talks and family-friendly activities at Wildlife World plus bird box making in the Nestbox Education Centre every Sunday and Wednesday. Try the Love Birds trail or bird themed crafts.

Dark Skies Festival

Dark Skies Festival

18th February to 6th March 2022
With the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Park Authorities celebrating the jewels of the night sky. Online and downloads available to enjoy the night sky from home

Williams den winter olympic graphic

Winter Olympics at Williams Den

15th to 27th February 2022
Can you and the kids follow in the footsteps of Eddie the Eagle and break our ski jump record, or maybe you'll be the next pioneer to reach mount Everest without getting snowballed! Or it could be you that wins a gold medal taking pride of place on William's podium or get an Arctic award at the frosty fancy dress contest.

Zebre in the woods at Stockeld Park

Talking Animals February Fun at Stockeld Park

19th to 27th February 2022
Prepare to channel your inner Doctor Dolittle to work out the answers to the adventure quiz, by listening to the animals… This event is suitable for all of the family so come and join us for some February half term fun at Stockeld Park!

Jorvik Viking Festival

Jorvik Viking Festival

19th to 27th February 2022
York's annual celebration of it's viking heritage. The Jorvik viking festival is an action-packed week long programme of events with something for all ages.

Red Lionfish at The Deep

Critical Chemistry at The Deep

15th to 23rd February 2020
Join us this February half term and explore our exciting new exhibit featuring Red lionfish, Dog faced pufferfish, Leopard moray eels and more! Learn about how climate change is affecting our oceans and what this means for the animals who live there.

Superheroes at the Royal Armouries Leeds

Superheroes at the Royal Armouries

15th to 23rd February 2020
Discover your inner superhero than at the Royal Armouries this spring. But not all of us are made of steel, so come design and build your superhero armour (evil masterminds also welcome).

Zebra sculpture outside Askham Bryan

Conservation Heroes at Askham Bryan

19th to 27th February 2022
Askham Bryan Wildlife & Conservation Park is encouraging younglings and grown-ups alike to become wildlife and conservation heroes this February half-term! Through a range of exciting and engaging trails, exhibits and tasks. Those who complete all four tasks will receive their very own Conservation Hero certificate.

Magna Mayhem inflatable fun at Magna Science Centre

Magna Mayhem

16th to 24th February 2022
Yorkshire’s largest indoor inflatable adventure zone. Bounce, boing, jump, slide, bop and boogie for a full 75 mins of high adrenaline fun. The purpose built indoor world of adventure is a safe environment for kids of all ages to let off steam.

Children's activities at Library Fest

Lambing Festival at Cannon Hall Farm

12th to 27th February 2022
Over 100 sheep will be giving birth at the Cannon Hall Farm. See the new arrivals, enjoy bottle-feeding demonstrations as well as all the usual fun at the farm.

Beningbrough Hall Owl Trail

Beningbrough Hall Owl Trail

Owl encounters, spooky tales and twilight nature walks this half-term holiday. Have a hoot at Beningbrough during half-term with owl inspired activities from 21 October to 5 November, plus spooky activities on Hallowe’en to make you shudder.

Halloween at York Dungeon

Halloween at York Dungeon

Who says Halloween has to last just one day? For pretty much the whole of October (and a little bit of November) we're giving The York Dungeon a full festive overhaul, with plenty of decorations, and new surprises in every show!