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Children's Activity Event, from 12 Aug 2019, free entry

Summer Blockbuster

Summer Blockbuster


The Ridings Shopping Centre,
Almshouse Lane,

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 19 - Fri 23 Aug Summer Blockbuster Family Events
Mon 26 - Fri 30 Aug Summer Blockbuster Family Events


Through the summer holidays, The Ridings are holding daily events for families.

The fun will start on the 29th July and run every Monday to Friday 11am – 3pm and each week will have a different theme.

You will need to be members of The Ridings Kids Club to take part in the events, you can join on the day or via Eventbrite (the first 100 people per week registering and visiting will get a FREE Reel Cinema kids ticket!).

29th July – 2nd August 29th: Wild Jungle (not running on Thursday 1st August)

5th August – 9th August: Toy Box

12th August – 16th August: Under the Sea

19th August – 23rd August: The Little Princess and The Little Prince

26th August – 30th August: Super Hero

Each day’s events will be different, they are:-

• Monday – A craft day

• Tuesday – Story time day

• Wednesday – Performance day

• Thursday – Academy day

• Friday – Party day including face painting

You only need to register once to visit any day that week.

The first 100 people to register and visit per week will get a FREE child cinema ticket for The Reel Cinema!

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 19 - Fri 23 Aug 2019 11:00 to 15:00
Mon 26 - Fri 30 Aug 2019 11:00 to 15:00


Free entry

Also see



See location of The Ridings on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 333207  Lat: 53.68183 Long: -1.49606

By Road:
Follow signs for Wakefield city centre.
Several car parks available.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome