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There will be outdoor activities and entertainers to enjoy on each of the Wednesdays during the school summer holiday. All of them, sure to bring a smile to the children's faces!

FREE family fun events are compliments of Hinckley BID and town centre businesses, with no booking necessary!

Wednesday 27th July - Pete's Suitcase Circus

Market Place - 4 x 30 minute shows at 11:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 15:00.

Roll up, Roll up! Come and see Pete's Suitcase Circus, a comedy street show full of circus skills, comic inventions, audience participation and family fun.

Wednesday 3rd - Friday 5th August - HBBC Snapdragon Children and Family Festival (with BID Sand Zone)

Argents Mead - 11:00 until 15:00 daily

Fun filled days for all of the family with different themes each day. There will be a giant sand pit sponsored by Hinckley BID. All activities will be free or low cost.

Wednesday 10th August - Seaside Make & Take Workshop

Market Place - 10:30 until 15:30

Ideal for children ages 4-12 years, come along and make & take home some lovely summery seaside craft items - including: Mermaids, fish, birds, lighthouses, ice creams. Use a variety of materials including sticky back plastic, pipe cleaners and paint pens to make something fabulous.

Wednesday 17th August - Dr Zoolittle

Outside Jaspers on Castle Street - 10:30 until 15:30

Dr Zoolittle is visiting Hinckley again with his wide array of little animals and creatures. From hissing cockroaches to cuddly rabbits and amusing meerkats - come along and take advantage of some great photo opportunities.

Wednesday 24th August - The Little Land Train and Crazy Golf

Market Place & The Crescent - 10:30 until 15:30

The Little Land Train will be stopping off in Hinckley to ferry families up and down Castle Street’s pedestrianised area. The little train always brings a smile to the children's faces and with FREE RIDES available all day, parents will be smiling too!

ALSO there will be a 9-hole Crazy Golf course located in the Crescent to! Another great reason to pop into town. Really good fun for all the family so don't miss out!

Hinckley BID organises a whole range of exciting events in Hinckley Town Centre, and thanks to your support they continue to grow in popularity every year! Please visit our 'What's on' page to see the latest information about our events. We look forward to seeing you!