Take on our 50 things summer challenge

School's out for summer and we've got lots of activities, challenges and fun things for children to do outdoors this summer.

Children doing some bug hunting at Castle Ward, Co. Down

50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ at Castle Ward

Have fun exploring the great outdoors with our list of 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾.

Kite Festival Downhill Demesne

Holiday Ideas Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Are you wondering what to do during the holidays? Then look no further than Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House. It is the perfect location for family walks and picnics and don't forget that we offer the '50 things to do before you are 11¾' which many fun and adventurous activities to keep both children and adults busy during the upcoming holidays.

Beach art at Murlough National Nature Reserve

Activities for kids at Murlough Nature Reserve

With so much wildlife to spot and endless fun to be had on the beach, your family will love a day out at Murlough National Nature Reserve.

Springhill's natural play area

Summer fun at Springhill

Planning some family time with the kids this summer and not quite sure what to do? At Springhill we've got summer sorted - read on for our top things to do in July and August.

Make memories at The Argory this summer

Adventures for the little ones…

Keep the little ones busy this summer at The Argory - we’re open daily throughout July and August from 12noon until 5pm. There is everything you need to keep the kids entertained, whatever the weather!

Children flying kites on the beach

Activities at Portstewart Strand

Make the most of any season and get down on the beach at Portstewart Strand. From wintery walks to summer sand castle competitions there's something for the family to enjoy in all weathers.