Summer holidays – what’s on this weekend?

August 16, 2022

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With the school summer holidays in full swing, you might need ideas to keep the kids busy. Good news  – there’s plenty going on across Knowsley over the next few weeks. And the best part? All the events are free!

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Run by Knowsley Council, fun-filled activities are taking place at Halewood Shopping Centre and Huyton Village Centre. Kirkby and Prescot town centres are also hosting family-friendly events. All you need to do is turn up and enjoy!

See below some of the events on offer or click here to view the full Summer Vibes timetable.

Halewood Shopping Centre (between 11am – 3pm)

Saturday 20 August – The Halewood Games, The Wonky Olympics, The PE Teachers

Wednesday 24 August – Dinosaur Invasion

Huyton Village Centre (between 11am – 3pm)

20 August – Jurassic Journey dinosaur event, dino trail and Jurassic Jeep

27 August – Stars and cars: Meet the Osbournes, Freddie Mercury, Batman, Gotham City Police car and Ghostbusters car

Kirkby town centre, including Kirkby Market (between 11:30am – 3:30pm)

Urban Summer Beach (every day excluding Sundays) – 10am – 4pm

Prescot town centre (between 11am – 3pm)

19-21 August – Serious Nonsense Festival (part of Knowsley’s Borough of Culture year)