Events in the Area
Saturday 16th March, 10am – 4pm
Science Day at Heysham Power Station’s Visitor Centre
Free entry and science experiments including bicycle generator, virtual reality headsets, explore STEM areas, littlebits kit.
Sat 16th March, 10.15am
Bounce & Rhyme, The Herbarium, 5-7 Great John St, LA1 1NQ
Stacey from Lancaster Library is taking their very popular Bounce & Rhyme session to The Herbarium for a special one-off as a start to the Litfest Poetry Day.
Sat 16th March, sessions at 9.30am, 11am and 12.30pm
Baby Frog Event by Baby Sensory, Wow centre, Harpers Mill, Unit 8-4-3, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 4XF
The new Baby Sensory venue doesn’t officially open until April, but Heather is running a special Saturday event there in March. Baby Frog class – filled with bubbles, gorgeous lights, puppets, and animals galore!
Tickets £8.50 – buy here
Sat 16th March, 9am – 1pm
Car Boot Sale organised by Lancaster Cricket & Sports Club, Lune Road, LA1 5QU
Still a chance to book a spot for £5 per table or £10 per car. Call 07873 or email email@example.com
On the day the entry charge is £2. Drinks & refreshments available all day.
Monday 19th March 2019, 11.00am-12.30pm
Tiny Treasures: Baby’s First Mother’s Day, St Paul’s Centre, Hala
During our First Mothers Day session, we will be capturing your little one’s tiny footprints and making hanging heart signs, wooden treasure boxes and Mothers Day cards, along with a couple of spares.
Tickets cost £16 and can be bought here.
Friday 22nd March 2019, 2-3pm
Toilet Training Tools & Advice Workshop , Sandcastles Nursery, 425 Marine Rd East, Morecambe, LA4 6AA
Learning to use the toilet or potty is a big step for a toddler. Some children learn quickly; others need lots of support and encouragement from you. This can be an anxious time; you may be concerned if it doesn’t all go smoothly. Most problems can be avoided if you start when your toddler is ready. Discuss when and how to start, along with process, night-times and more.
FREE, but limited spaces, book ticket here. Each family that attending will receive a pack of resources including potty, toilet step and toilet seat.
Friday 22nd March 2019, 10.00-11.45am
Nature Tots at Heysham Nature Reserve, Money Close Lane, Heysham, LA3 2UW
To book or for more info, call 01524 855030 or 07717 366812 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
£2 per child
Saturday 30th March 2019, 10am-12pm
Children’s Nearly New Sale, The Centre@Halton
Admission 50p for adults, children free.
Tuesday 9th -Thursday 11th April 2019, 11am and 2pm
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, The Forum Theatre, Barrow, LA14 1HH
Friday 19th – Monday 22nd April 2019, 10am-4pm
Cadbury’s Easter Egg Hunt at National Trust Properties
Hill Top, Ambleside; Beatrix Potter Gallery, Hawkshead; Wray Castle;
Sat 13th April, 1pm-6pm
Family Fun Day at the Cumberland View, Morecambe
fundraising for Cancer Research UK
Raffle, pebbleart, tombola, games, face painting, bouncy castle, meet a unicorn, mascots, food, entertainment from Beyond Radio’s Trevor Cooke.
Saturday 27th April, 11am – 1pm
Nearly New Sale and Craft Fair, Forton Primary School
£1 entry for adults includes a free hot drink
Tables for sellers are currently available for £10. Contact Sarah Vaughan on 07581 183203 to arrange.
Saturday 27th April – Monday 6th May
Wray Scarecrow Festival, Wray Village
Mon 29th April, 1.30pm AND 4.30pm
Twirlywoos Live! at Lancaster Grand, LA1 1NL
Wednesday 15th – Thursday 16th May 2019
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show at Lancaster Grand, LA1 1NL
Sunday 19 May 2019
A Big Family Day Out at Highest Point Festival, Williamson Park, Lancaster
Friday 31st May 2019
Dino Day, Lancaster City Centre
The large as life dinos will be roaming the town centre once again. This year it’ll include some live egg hatches.
Friday 31st May-Sunday 2nd June 2019
Down By The Riverside, a family festival in Dolphinholme
Saturday 8th June, 2019, 10.30am – 12.30pm
Children’s Nearly New Sale, Brookhouse Methodist Church
£1 entry for adults, with free gift bag for first 50.
Tables for sellers available at £10 each. Contact Colette on 07850 352668
Saturday 15th June 2019
Halton Millfest Family Festival, Halton Mill
Friday 5th – Sunday 7th July 2019
Garstang Scarecrow Festival – Heroes and Villains+
A free family festival with scarecrow fancy dress parade, mini zoo, face painting, live music, children’s entertainment and more.
Saturday 2nd- Sunday 3rd Nov 2019
Light Up Lancaster