February Half Term HighlightsPublished:
Yay! School's out for Half Term and it's time for some family fun!
There are heaps of Half Term activities, events, and attractions available on Coventry Rocks for you to browse at your leisure - just hit 'Half Term' on the Homepage or click here!
Short of time? We have gathered together a handful of our favourites below. So start scrolling and get planning for a jam-packed week of fun!Please note this collection covers both Warwickshire and Coventry Half Term weeks, so take care to check the dates prior to booking.
February Half Term in Coventry - Highlights
Prince & Princess Party at Coombe Abbey
Prince & Princesses of lands near and far are invited to attend a Fairy-Tale Tea Party at Coombe Abbey!
Friday 21st February | 3pm - 5:30pm
Dress in your best fancy dress and head to Coombe Abbey for:
- Afternoon Tea
- Meet & Greet with Prince & Princesses
- Children's Disco
Sprite Bots at Coventry Transport Museum
Discover pixel art and design your own digital sprites using ‘Scratch’. Then, have a go at building a physical look-a-like “Sprite-Junk-Bot", using a specially designed challenge kit. You will be given the most important pieces to make a moving bot and there will also be a variety of everyday appliances for you to take apart and put together to make your “Sprite-Junk-Bot".
Designed for age 7+.
- Tuesday 18th February | 10:30am - 12:30pm | 1:30pm - 3:30pm
- Tuesday 25th February | 10:30am - 12:30pm | 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Holes at The Belgrade Theatre
Holes is the brilliant, inventive and creative new stage show based on the multi-award-winning novel and the Hollywood blockbuster. This hit production is a thrilling and off-beat comedy adventure and is perfect for adults and children aged 8 and up.
Showing from Tuesday 18th to Saturday 22nd February.
Behind The Scenes Family Tour at The Herbert Art Gallery
Join the Herbert Art Gallery Curator for a 30 minute behind the scenes talk and tour and discover historical objects that explore Coventry’s history with the weaving industry. This is a rare opportunity for family groups to see objects from the collections not on display in the museum. They will gain an insight into the working life of a museum curator.
Designed for age 7+, but all are welcome. A great activity for Half Term!
- Thursday 20th February | 11am - 11:30am | 1:30pm - 2pm
- Wednesday 26th February | 11am - 11:30am | 1:30pm - 2pm
Raver Tots Valentines Ball
Raver Tots are really excited to come to Coventry for a crazy Valentines’ Ball! There will be tons of multi-sensory kids’ fun suitable for all ages 0+ with a headline set from DJ Vibes!
Sunday 23rd February | 2pm - 4pm
Suitable for all ages from 0+
Get Hands on with History at Kenilworth Castle
Get set for a truly historic Half Term and discover what it was like to live, work and fight in a real-life castle. Whether it’s learning to sword fight, shooting a bow and arrow, or transforming into a little lord or lady, there’s plenty of hands-on fun to keep the kids entertained. And once the little adventurers have put their skills to the test, let imaginations run wild as you explore Kenilworth’s mighty castle walls!
Saturday 15th - Sunday 23rd February | 10:30am - 4pm
Slime Workshop with Arti Parti Creations
Your kids will receive full instructions & guidance on how to make slime, and how to add colours with paint to create individual slime! Includes all ingredients, tools, and a pot to take your slime home.
Wednesday 26th - Friday 28th February
Session Times on each day:
Mad Hatter's Tea Party at War Memorial Park
Visit War Memorial Park with all the family and decorate a ceramic mug and wooden coaster! Then create a crazy pretend tea party by making whacky pretend party food! Suitable for 4 years and over.
Friday 28th February | 1:30pm - 2:30pm
We hope you found this wrap-up for February Half Term in Coventry useful. Don't forget there are heaps of Half Term activities, events, and attractions available on Coventry Rocks for you to browse at your leisure - just hit 'Half Term' on the Homepage or click here!
We hope you have a brilliant, fun-packed Half Term week, whatever you choose to do.