Rainy days don’t have to be boring! There are lots of activities for families that can be done in the local area, from soft play centres to cinemas and even pottery painting! Here are a few of our favourites from our team at Hillside Caravan Park!
World of James Herriot Thirsk – 5.8 miles
Voted as one of the top 10% best attractions worldwide! Step inside and explore the famous writer’s home at which has many of the original furniture in their family room.
Ritz Cinema Thirsk – 6.3 miles
Ritz Cinema has been open to the public since 1912, making it one of the oldest continuously run cinemas in the UK! The Cinema has been run by volunteers since 1995 and is definitely an experience. A small quaint cinema with just one screen.
Zest Leisure Centres – Northallerton, Thirsk and Sowerby, Bedale – 6-15 miles
Swimming for the public - General swimming, Lane swimming, Gym, and lots more – See availability and prices online.
Twiggy’s Play Thirsk – 6.4miles
Twiggy's is a 4000 square foot indoor play centre in Thirsk, based on the wonderful Yorkshire Countryside. Nestling in the shadows of our own White Horse, the centre provides a safe and secure environment in which children under 10 can run off excess energy and have great fun. Food is available.
King Pin Bowl Northallerton – 7.2 miles
Bowling alley in the Centre of Northallerton. Enjoy a game with the whole family. Check availability and book online.
This is VR - Arcades Northallerton – 7.3 miles
Escape reality and venture into the virtual world. Choose from a number of different adventures, whether its deep-sea diving, fantasy kitchen cook outs or hover bike racing, there’s something for the whole family.
Daisy doodle paint a pot parlour Pottery painting and ceramic studio – 7.4 miles
Customers can paint a pot, then it is glazed and fired ready for collection later. Clay work and potter’s wheel sessions are also available, together with our popular adult evenings and bespoke workshops. Lovely idea to create very personal Christmas or birthday gifts for family and friends!
Showcase Cinemas Teesside Park – 22.8 miles
Films for all audiences and the latest releases. Sit back and enjoy the latest blockbusters on the big screen. See their website for movie times and availability.
Hollywood Bowl - Arcade and bowling alley – Teesside Park – 22.8miles
Bowling and you can even test out your skills on the 2p machines or try and win a plush toy from the grabbers; with a huge and exciting range of activities and machines on offer in our amusements, there’s a game for every fun seeker.
Jump 360 Stockton – 23.4 miles
With over 25 different activities you won’t be bored in this indoor play area – lots of trampolines and foam pits! Suitable for all ages, abilities, and adventure levels.
Dolphin centre Darlington – 23.4 miles
Swimming, Soft play, food and drink, Bowling. See website for prices and availability.