February half term activities and events in North Wales

Children running past snowdrops at Chirk Castle, Wrexham, Wales

Come rain or shine, go and explore this February half term and see what family fun events we have in store for you across our special places in North Wales.

Mother and child find fairy houses in the wood at Bodnant Garden

Bodnant Garden, Conwy 

Add a little bit of magic to your February half term and follow the secret fairy house trail at Bodnant Garden. From Monday to Thursday (February 17-20) we’ll also be planting snowdrops along the trail.

See what you can discover at Powis Castle

Powis Castle and Garden, Powys 

Wrap up warm, pull on your wellies and let off some steam as you explore acres of space with our garden nature trail. On a rainy day visit the castle where you can solve puzzles and crack codes with our Welsh Girls School trail, try your hand at traditional table top games or get creative with a range of craft activities.

One of Erddig's carved wolves with children playing in background

Erddig, Wrexham 

Hop, skip and jump on over to Erddig for a half term adventure with the reopening of their natural play area, some woodland fun and other crafty activities.

Grab your wellies and get stuck in the mud at Plas Newydd

Plas Newydd, Anglesey 

Embrace the outdoors and get stuck in with some messy, muddy fun and join the Red Squirrel Rangers to find out all about Plas Newydd’s lovely little creatures and their habitat.

Grab your wellies and join our welly walk

Chirk Castle, Wrexham 

Wrap up warm and join Chirk Castle’s woodland welly walks, a great big climb and some delicious marshmallow toasting on different days throughout the half term break.

A long exposure photograph of the night sky over Penrhyn Castle

Penrhyn Castle, Bangor 

Explore the night sky at Penrhyn Castle this February. Enjoy evening stargazing walks, zodiac talks, storytelling and most exciting of all, we'll be bringing the night sky indoors with a 360° projection planetarium - the SkyDome experience.

Porth y Swnt Visitor Centre at Aberdaron

Porth y Swnt, Llŷn Peninsula 

Forget terrible Tuesdays as Porth y Swnt’s ’50 things’ Tuesdays will bring an afternoon full of adventure over the school holidays with bug hunting, river dipping and lots more.