The summer holidays will officially begin next week, so make sure you start the six-week break with a bang (and some mess, some music and some sport!).

Take a look at the list below and make sure your young ones make the most of the experiences the county borough has to offer.

July 20, 10am-12pm
Family Art Club
Tŷ Pawb
An artist-led session for children and their families to explore our galleries and develop imagination and making skills. This session is a family drop-in. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
£2 per child


July 20, 11am-3pm
Offa Carnival
Bellevue Park
Community carnival with a range of attractions.
Suitable for all ages.

July 22, 10.30am-12noon
Messy Museum
Wrexham Museum
Everything and anything can be a paintbrush in our paint filled session! Phone 01978 297460 or email for more information.
Suitable for ages 3 and under
£2 per baby/toddler, accompanying adult free

July 23, 10.30am-12.30pm (drop-in)
Make & Take
Wrexham Museum
We are the champions! Decorate your very own football trophy to take home.  Phone 01978 297460 or email for more information.
Suitable for children 3 years+
£1.50 per craft

July 23, 1-3pm
Tennis Coaching
Acton Park  
Meet at the courts. For details email

July 23, 3pm onwards
Kids Club
Ruabon Library
Come and join our 3 o’clock club, which will include stories, Lego, puzzles and games. Phone 01978 822002 or email: for more information.
Suitable for ages 5-10 years

July 24, 1pm onwards
Summer Family Film Club
Tŷ Pawb
This week’s film will be ‘The Lego Movie’. Popcorn and drinks will be available beforehand. For more information or to book please contact 01978 292093
£3 each or £10 for a family ticket

July 24, 1-3pm
Sports and Games sessions
Bellevue Park
Meet at the bandstand for fun sports & activities. Phone 01978 298997 for more information.
8-14 years

July 25, 1.30-3.30pm
Clay Cows and Pottery Pigs
Tŷ Mawr Country Park
Come and have fun creating cows and pigs with clay. Phone 01978 763140 or email for more information.
This event is suitable for all ages.

July 26, 4pm onwards
Music Night
Ponciau Banks
Headline group, Abstract. Refreshments available. Bring a blanket to sit on. Donations to the Friends of Ponciau Park. Contact Country Parks on 01978 763140 or email
Suitable for all ages.

The list of holiday activities for children is put together by Wrexham Family Information Service, which based in Contact Wrexham, 16 Lord Street Wrexham. They provide free information, advice and assistance for parents and carers of children aged 0-19 year olds and professionals working with families. They’re open Monday to Friday 10:30am-2:30pm.

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