Here’s your weekly guide to all the best bits happening in Berkshire this weekend for families. You’ll find plenty of things to do this weekend (9 & 10 March) with the kiddies in Berkshire. We’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on.
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World Book Day Weekend at Parkway Newbury
Saturday 9 March 2019, 10.00am – 4.00pm
World Book Day is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and most importantly it’s a celebration of reading. Come to Parkway Shopping Centre on 9 March for a day filled with spellbinding storytelling at Waterstones in celebration of World Book Day. All entrants will receive a free child’s treat and a book courtesy of Parkway!
Click here for more information and to book your free tickets now.
RPO Noisy Kids 2019 at The Hexagon Reading
Saturday 9 March 2019, 11.30am
Put on your superhero cape and crusade against dastardly villains in this unmissable family concert.
Join the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in a struggle between the forces of good and evil. Hear the Orchestra perform exhilarating pieces that celebrate your favourite adventurers, daredevils and scoundrels, with music from legendary stories like Star Wars, Romeo and Juliet and Jurassic Park, alongside classical favourites like ‘Danse Macabre’ and ‘In the Hall of the Mountain King’. The perfect introduction to classical music for children aged 5-11 and their families. Running time is approx. 1 hour 15 minutes including an interval. Ticket prices from £9.00.
To find out more and book your tickets now, click here.
A Thousand Years of Stories: World Book Day at Windsor Castle
Saturday 9 March 2019 & every Saturday in March
Family Saturdays this month at Windsor Castle focus on World Book Day. On Saturday 9 March, bring the children down to get creative with arts and crafts inspired by Windsor Castle’s rich tapestry of stories.
Under the Sea at The Lookout Discovery Centre, Bracknell
19 January – 24 March 2019
Enter the magical world of the ocean as we take a journey through the wonders of the deep. Discover the creatures that live there and help protect them through different challenges. Can you help us save our seas? Shows run at the weekends and during the February Half Term school holiday at 11.00am, midday, 2.00pm and 3.15pm. The show costs £1.95 per person on top of your admission fee to The Lookout. Shows are suitable for primary school aged children and don’t need to be booked in advance, just buy your tickets from reception when you arrive.
To find out more, click here.
Best Places for a Family Walk this Winter in Berkshire
We love nothing more than getting out in the fresh air with the kiddies and the pooch at the weekend, it’s free, healthy and fun. There are loads of amazing places to go for a family walk in Berkshire, and we’ve pulled together our favourites here for you. From the Long Walk in Windsor, to the Kennet and Avon Canal, Berkshire is bursting with stunning places to be walked upon this Winter!
Click here to check out our suggestions for Berkshire, and just beyond.
Eating out this Weekend – Family Friendly Restaurants in Berkshire
Fancy getting a bite to eat out and about this weekend? If you’re looking for a fantastic family friendly restaurant in Berkshire we’ve done a lot of research (tough job but we took one for the team), and you can check out our guide to eating out with kids in Berkshire, click here. From great children’s menus, to outside play areas, and entertainment at the table, there’s something for everyone.
We hope you found this post useful and have a great weekend. If you’d like to see ideas for days out with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, click here.