Bentalls Toy Department, Kingston
FACE PAINTING FUN
Join us to enjoy fun face painting from 10am - 1pm. We offer wonderful face paint designs and optional glitter (age 3+).
For our creatively minded older guests, we will run classes showing you how to paint your own body art designs from 2pm - 5pm.
Note: Paint and glitter provided. Parental supervision required.
SPECIAL PRIZES TO BE WON IN-STORE
Start an amazing adventure with Escape Hunt this summer. Stationed at their Eden Walk venue will be a fun interactive wire game for kids and families to play, with prizes to be won! If you manage to move along the wire without buzzing, you'll be in with the chance of winning - steady hands needed!
Find them in Eden Walk.
SUMMER READING CHALLENGE & SUMMER OF FUN EVENTS
Drop into Kingston Library to choose your books and collect rewards for our ‘Wild World Heroes’ summer reading challenge.
Then pop round the corner to our outdoor Summer of Fun from 10am - 2pm (Kingston Museum, Fairfield Rd KT1 2PS). This week we’re celebrating Heritage fortnight with some PE games and stories about Kingston’s aviation history.
See the full timetable here.
All events are free. Please arrive early for any specific events to avoid disappointment.
All Saints Church, Market Place
Enjoy the highlights of craft activities from the summer – from decorating crowns to making musical instruments.
11.30am - 2.30pm, no booking required, but spaces will be limited to allow social distancing.
Accompanied children only. Small charge of between 50p to £3.50 per craft activity.
BUG HUNT & BUG WORDSEARCH
It’s going to be buzzzzy in the Garden of Eden this summer, pick up a FREE leaflet at Eden Walk and join in our “Bug Hunt” and “Summer Bug Wordsearch”!
Leaflets can be collected from 11am on Thursdays around the centre or inside the Eden Walk Stores.
The Rotunda's Kingston Kids Loyalty campaign will be running every Thursday in the school holidays, from 12pm to 4pm, starting on 3 June!
How It Works
Spend time at Rotunda on Thursdays in the summer holidays (29 July - 26 August), then pop over to the Collection Station to collect your Kingston Kids loyalty card! The Collection Station will be set up on the upper level. Come along to get your FREE Loyalty card, some FREE sweets for the little ones and your first stamp!
Keep an eye out as they will be back each Thursday in the school holidays. Collect four stamps and receive a FREE voucher!
Kingston Beach, Market Place
FREE SANDPIT TO PLAY IN
Until 5pm everyday in August
Channel the summer holiday vibes without stepping foot on a plane, with our pop-up sandpit in the Market Place. There are deckchairs and buckets & spades for your use, perfect for keeping the little ones entertained!
Note: Parental supervision required. The deckchairs will be put away by 5pm. Please do not let your child take sand outside of the play area.
Kingston Sculpture Trail, Town Centre & Canbury Gardens
LAUNCHING 14 AUGUST 2021
There are seven new sculptures to discover in Kingston town centre! Find all seven then vote online for the one you want to see become a permanent addition to the town centre!
Plus, get your kids to draw their interpretations of the sculptures and send us a pic on social media tagging @InKingstonUK #KingstonSculptureTrail and we will repost our favourites and pop them in a gallery on the website!
Busaba, Riverside Walk
KIDS EAT FREE
Enjoy eating out as a family for less with Busaba's Thumbs Up It's Thursday Kids Eat Free offer! Every Thursday from 29 July - 26 August, kids eat free from the kids menu with every adult main ordered.
T&CS: One child eats free from the kids menu for every adult main ordered at Kingston Busaba only. Offer is available for dine in, not valid for takeaway, click and collect or delivery. Not valid with set menus or in conjunction with any other offer. Valid only on Thursday 29 July, Thursday 5, 12, 19 and 26 August 2021.
Thumbs Up It's Thursday returns every Thursday during school holidays and half terms. This year, events will take place: 3 June, 29 July, 5, 12, 19 & 26 August and 28 October.