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Ten things for kids to do in (or near) Bognor Regis this summer

The holidays are here and whilst parents might initially be excited to see the back of the school run and kids happy to be out of the classroom, households across Sussex will soon be filled with the sounds of “I’m Borrrrrreed”.

So, we’ve put together 10 suggestions of activities your kids can take part in this summer that should soon put a smile back on everyone’s face!

In no particular order:

Air Arena trampoline park
With 74 trampolines, interactive activities and tasty food, this trampoline park in the heart of Chichester, will soon stop them bouncing off your walls!
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The Base Skate Park
Set up in 2013 by two local parents who were desperate to find their children somewhere safe to skate, The Base now offers a welcoming environment for young people to practice their skills.
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Amberley Museum
Located in the heart of the South Downs National Park, at Amberly museum kids can travel back in time and explore the South’s working past in a 36 acre former quarry and limeworks with interactive displays and activities.
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Arundel Wetland Centre
Bring the wild to your staycation with a wetland adventure this summer. Get closer to nature, see unforgettable sights and leave the outside world behind. With wide-open spaces and wetlands full of the sights and sounds of nature, there’s plenty to see and do including a 20 minute guided boat safari.
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Chichester Community Development Trust (CCDT)
CCDT owns and manages community buildings and land, safe-guarding these important spaces for the community, and reinvesting profits to create long-term economic, social and environmental benefits. They also run regular activities, classes and events throughout the year at their venues, both for residents and the wider Chichester community. In August, they’re running a Family Upcycling event giving people ideas and inspiration to make something new from something old.
For more info, CLICK HERE

Flip Out
Flip Out Chichester is the biggest Adventure Trampoline Park in Sussex with lots of attractions to entertain the whole family. As well as the trampolines you can also enjoy an amazing Ninja Assault Course, Wipe Out, Dropslide, 3 floors of Soft Play and much more!
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South Downs Planetarium Science Centre
The South Downs Planetarium Trust is run by a dedicated team of volunteers and astronomy enthusiasts who have a passion for science and education and believe that learning should be fun! They opened to the public in 2001 and are one of the largest Planetariums in the British Isles. Every month, they provide public shows where visitors can experience the magic of the night sky with expert live commentary from one of their expert astronomers.
For more info, CLICK HERE

Harbour Park
Based in Littlehampton, Harbour Park offers a day out by the beach for younger families. The rides and attractions are designed for families with children between the ages of 2-12 and there are also great places to eat as well as traditional arcade games in the Arcade. It’s a great place to gently introduce your children to the delights of fun rides.
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Out of Bounds
Over in Angmering, this all-weather entertainment centre offers indoor and outdoor activities for all ages including Adventure Golf, Foot/Disc Golf, Adventure Nets, Jumping Pillows, Clip ‘n Climb, Ten Pin Bowling, Soft Play and Open Laser Tag. Perfect for an active day out!
For more info, CLICK HERE.

Dramatis Holiday Workshop
Well, we couldn’t leave ourselves off the list 😉 Our Holiday Workshops are perfect for keeping boredom at bay! Whilst they all include games and activities to ensure children make new friends and develop their social skills, these five-day workshops are focused on a performance that pupils present at the end of the week. This summer, the theme is “Dastardly Descendants” which will means activities will be based around the trouble-making children of some pretty famous villains.
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