Things To Do In Northamptonshire & Warwickshire May Half Term

Here is a list of things to do in Northamptonshire & Warwickshire for the May half term.

It includes some real decent activities that I think you will love.

Just click on the red writing to see the event page for more information. 

May Bank Holiday Fun

Great Central Railway 1940’s

Wartime Weekend

Quorn Station, Woodhouse Rd, Quorn, Loughborough LE12 8AG

Funtopia @ Daventry Country Park

Funtopia is a fantastic fun-packed event which is perfect for tots to tweens.
Filled with bouncy castles, activity inflatables, under 5’s area, interactive play system and much more!

Delicious BBQ and sweet stall available to quench your thirst and tickle your taste buds!

Funtopia at Daventry is ‘pay and play all day!’. So when you’ve purchased your wristband you can go on any activity as many times as you like – all included in the price!

Toddlers will love playing in our Under 5’s areas, which is filled with Soft Play, Ball Pool, Bouncy Castles and more!

Crick Boat Show 2019

Britain’s biggest inland waterways festival returns for 2019 and this year will mark the 20th Show!

At this landmark event, there will be a Trade & Preview Day on Friday 24 May. The day will be open to inland waterway businesses and Preview Day ticket holders, who will have more opportunities to view boats and to talk in depth to suppliers of boating equipment and services.

West Haddon Road, Crick. NN6 7SQ

Festival of Country Life

‘A lovely traditional show’ for all the family – something for everyone!
Craft stalls – Antiques stalls – Food Hall – Refreshments – Entertainment – Displays

Visit the stable yard for handmade crafts, antiques, gifts, delicious food and a fantastic display of summer plants ready to take home.

Look out for the blacksmith, shire horses, miniature railway, exotic parrots and children’s entertainment.

Plus keep an eye out for the Battle of Britain flypast!

Lamport Hall


Pirate Festival at Hatton Country World

Our Pirate Festival is taking place during the Whitsun Holidays where we’ll have a swashbuckling fun including pirate shows, treasure hunts, pirate battles plus lots more! Discounts when booking online!

Dark Lane Hatton CV35 8XA

Knights’ Tournament Kenilworth Castle

Go back in time and get closer to the action as rival knights compete in the ultimate test of strength and skill at Kenilworth Castle’s Knights’ Tournament this May. Arrows will fly, swords will clash and the winner will be decided in the Grand Melee finale.

Castle Green, Kenilworth CV8 1NG


Inflatable Bouncy Castles, Slides and Obstacle Courses!

Half Term fun at Kettering Rugby Club – Thursday 30th and Friday 31st May – a pitch full of Bouncy Castles, Slides and Obstacle Courses. Fully insured and lots of fun – two sessions each day and it’s £7 for a three hour session.

Waverley Road, Kettering NN15 6NT


Colourscape at Waddesdon Manor

Colourscape is back!

Step into a world of intense light, colour and space in 56 interlinked chambers and encounter unusual musical experiences during your journey.

Returning to Waddesdon for its fifth year, Colourscape is for visitors of all ages and promises and experience you will not forget.

Adult £5, Child £3. Normal grounds admission applies. Pay on the day for entry into Colourscape. Please note last entry for Colourscape is 4pm.

HP18 0JH

Minibeast Mania  Abington Park Museum

Join us for a bug hunt in the park, starting at Abington Park Museum. Explore the park and the creatures that live there. Then create your very own mini beast to take home. Suitable for children aged three and over.

£3 per child

Bookings: 01604 838110

Park Avenue South NN1 5LW

Dinosaur Day Whilton Locks

It’s mayhem for May Half Term as Dinosaurs have been unearthed at Whilton Locks Garden Village!
Head off on a Jurassic journey with two dino-themed events on this very special day – perfect for Paleontologists of all ages.
It’s going to be Roaaaar-some!

NN11 2NH

Have a great time guys! Let us know what you get up to and how good it was! See you again!

One Comment

  • Kristine

    Great list, I have not been in any of them, but with summer already here, I am sure we will be heading out to one of those places, my favourite was Colourscape at Waddesdon Manor 😉

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