Autumn family days out and adventures

Days out and Adventrues

Solihull Parents’ Network have created a tremendous newsletter, to share all the great family fun and activities happening in and round Solihull and Birmingham, available this October half term. 

Below you will find a wide variety of days out and adventures that you and your littles ones can enjoy! 

Events & Activities and Stay up to Date

Do you want to be even more adventurous with ghost walks, castles, bushcraft and more?

Find the Days Out blog below with even more fun for you!

To stay up to date with the Solihull Parents’ Newtork, sign up to their network and newsletter! It is jam-packed with events and activities. It’s free and will also keep you up to date with regular ebulletins throughout the year, with information about all the events and activities taking place. 

Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford Town Walk

Please note:
For both the Stratford Town Walk and Stratford Ghost Walk fee includes exclusive discounts at selected shops, restaurants, pubs, coffee shops and attractions

Award-winning daily guided walking tour around historic Stratford upon Avon to discover Stratford, its history, attractions and fascinating relationship with William Shakespeare. ‘It’s like walking through the pages of history’ A ‘must do’. Walk in Shakespeare’s footsteps through the ancient town, passing Shakespeare’s Birthplace, New Place, Hall’s Croft, Harvard House, the Royal Shakespeare Theatres, River Avon, a range of architectural gems, the Guild Chapel, Shakespeare’s Schoolroom and Guildhall and Holy Trinity Church. Hear fascinating stories of fire, flood, plague, medieval medical cures, old fashioned sayings and history, wrapped up in a little Shakespeare. Discover favourite tea houses, pubs, shops and restaurants. Don’t forget your camera.

Walk takes approximately 2 hours

Tickets must be pre-booked via website

AGE:

All ages

DATES

Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Saturday

Christmas Day

TIMES

11.00AM (S, M, T, W, T, F,)

11.00AM and 2.00PM (Saturday)

10.30AM

COST

FREE

Under 8 years old

£5

Per child (8 – 15 Years old)

£10

Per Adult

CONTACT

07855 760377

Stratford Ghost Walk

Please note:
For both the Stratford Town Walk and Stratford Ghost Walk fee includes exclusive discounts at selected shops, restaurants, pubs, coffee shops and attractions

Tickets must be pre-booked via website

Award-winning evening Ghost Walk in Stratford upon Avon. Walk around the ’haunted’ streets to discover the ancient creaky buildings seeping with sinister stories of ghosts, witches, murder and misery. The costumed guides are professional entertainers and deliver the tour in their own unique style.  

AGE:

8 Years old + (not suitable for under 8’s)

DATES

Every Saturday

Tuesday 31st October
Halloween Ghost Walk

TIMES

7.30PM

COST

£5

Per child (8 – 15 Years old)

£10

Per Adult

CONTACT

07855 760377

Solihull

Solihull Spooktacular 2023

Solihull Town Centre Mell Square, Solihull 

Halloween Spooktacular event in the town centre!

  • Roaming street entertainment
  • Ghostbusters characters and the Ghostbusters car
  • Day of the Dead gliding characters and Pumpkin stilt walkers
  • Zombie dancers and free face painters
  • Free VIP Kids Club and a Freddie Frankenstein keyring
  • Halloween Parade around the town centre at 3.30pm
  • Children’s Halloween Spooky Disco in Mell Square starting from 1pm
  • Halloween Trail during half term
  • Ten town centre businesses participating in the trail
  • Collect special Halloween stickers from each venue
  • Complete your sticker collection and bring the scene to life
  • Enter the competition to win a £200 gift card to spend at Toys ‘R’ Us inside WH Smiths
  • Halloween booklets available at the Touchwood Information Desk and at the event on Saturday 28th

AGE:

All ages

DATES