There's lots to do during the school holidays, whether it's in the library, countryside or at one of the many other venues in the Rochdale borough.
Make the most of some of the FREE events during the school holidays. See the links below for more information:
Please check with the venue for the exact times and details of the facilities available. Council offices and libraries are closed on bank holidays.
Check bank holiday changes.
There are a number of leisure and activity centres across the borough run by Link4Life.
During the school holidays, you can access a wide range of activities at these centres for toddlers, children and teenagers, such as:
Visit the Link4Life website
Holiday clubs offer childcare during the school holidays. They are run throughout the Rochdale borough during school holiday periods. Sessions can be full or half days, places are limited so it's recommended you book in advance.
Check School term and holiday dates.
Remember to check the opening times and facilities available at the venue before travelling.
Plan your journey, the Rochdale borough has excellent transport links to help you get around, with trains, trams and a frequent bus service.
Events and activities are not organised by Rochdale Borough Council unless stated otherwise. Neither is Rochdale Borough Council responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any event or activity.
10 February 2020 - 28 June 2020
Visitors to Rochdale can enjoy 2 dinosaur adventures as part of their visit and they're both free.
04 April 2020
Star chefs cooking live, food and drink village, workshops, music, bars, stalls and family entertainment in the spectacular setting of Rochdale Town Hall.
April to September 2020
One of Greater Manchester’s most popular outdoor car boot events.