Summer in Wakefield

Are you ready for an adventure this summer? You’re in the right place.

Welcome to our Summer in Wakefield page, read on to find out about all the exciting events, fun family activities and things to see and do around the district during the school holidays.

Whether it’s a picnic at Pontefract Castle, a trip to the beach in Castleford or a donkey ride in Wakefield City Centre, you’ll find a variety of things to keep the whole family entertained.

Castleford, Pontefract and Wakefield Museums have a brilliant selection of creative workshops and fun activities throughout the summer; there really is something to do every day.

To help you plan ahead download a copy of our free Fabulous Family Fun Summer Holiday Planner today.

What's On this Summer