Long summer days and time off school are the ideal recipe for adding to your 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ list.
We've gathered together a list of some favourites you might like to try.
For a full list of all our activities download our 50 things planner
Summertime means even more things to see, do and take part in at special places in the Midlands.
Join rangers on bug hunts and butterfly safaris, make and fly kites, get dressed up as lots of historical characters, have a go at climbing or follow a family trail to see what you can discover.
Summer brings the butterflies and insects out and the colourful meadow flowers
Your kids can become the expert with these free spotter sheets:
Find yourself a hill and little bit of wind and enjoy the freedom of flying a kite.
You're welcome to join us for kite flying lessons, display days, build your own workshops. But we'd love you just bring your own and fly to your heart's content.
We've gathered a few of our favourite places