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Ideas for the Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire

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If you’re looking for ideas for the Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire have a read through the ideas below, there is plenty you can do and discover. If you find this blog post useful don’t forget to follow Berkshire Mummies on Instagram, Facebook and sign up to the Mailing List.

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Events taking place this Bank Holiday Weekend

Windsor Yards Beach, Windsor Yards (outside Daniels), on throughout the Bank Holiday weekend and until 4th September. The beach is free to visit. Click here for more information.

Changing of the Guard, Windsor, 26th August 2023. Click here for more information.

Windsor Vegan Fiesta, Peascod Street, Windsor, 26th August 2023, 10am – 5pm. Click here for details.

Egham Royal Show, Egham, 26th and 27th August 2023, 10am – 5.30pm, Egham. Click here for details.

Summer Stories – Everyone Loves Elmer the Elephant The Base Greenham, Thatcham, 26th August 2023, 10-11am. For ages 3-7yrs. Click here for details.

Lego Club at Bracknell Library, 26th August 2023, 10am – 12pm. Free. Click here for details.

Whitley Wood Fire Station Open Day, 26th August 2023, 11am – 4pm. Click here for more details.

Wokingham Festival, Cantley Playing Fields Wokingham, 26th – 28th August 2023. Click here for more information.

Museum of the Moon, Corn Exchange Newbury, 26th and 27th August 2023. Click here for more information.

Royal Windsor’s Music Festival Race Day, Royal Windsor Racecourse, 26th August 2023, Gates open 3.15pm. Under 17s go free. Click here for tickets.

Summer Craft and Food Market, South Hill Park*, Bracknell, 27th – 28th August 2023, from 10am. Free entry. Click here for details.

Art on the Park, Victoria Park Nursery Railings, Newbury, 27th August 2023, 10am – 4pm. Click here for details.

Swallowfield Show, Reading, 27th – 28th August 2023. Click here for more information.

Family Dun Day, Oaken Grove Park and Vintage Car Show, Oaken Grove Park, Maidenhead, 28th August 2023, 1pm-6pm. Click here for details.

Bracknell Railway Society, Jocks Lane, Bracknell, 28th August 2023, 1pm-4pm. £1pp. Click here for details.

River and Rowing Boat Museum, Henley, 28th August – 1st September 2023. Kids go free. Click here for details.

Other Ideas for the Bank Holiday Weekend

  1. **Complete a Treasure Map Trails map

    Why not complete a Treasure Map Trails map? Local maps are available for Eton, Windsor, Maidenhead and Marlow. They are perfect for families with children aged 5 to 12 who are looking for an alternative outdoor adventure and an opportunity to discover a local town. Click here to buy a map. Treasure Map Trails Windsor

  2. Hire a Boat

    You could hire a boat, kayak or canoe. Click here to find out where you could go on a boat, paddleboarding or canoeing. Windsor Castle Canoe and Kayak Adventures

  3. Go for a family friendly walk

    Go for a walk in Berkshire – check out these Family Friendly Walks in Berkshire. You could also have a go at Geocaching or on a Walking Trail – there are a number of free ones to do throughout Berkshire. The Long Walk and Windsor Castle Views

  4. Go Pottery Painting

    Pottery Painting is a quiet, relaxing way to pass an hour or two – for adults and children alike! Here are a few of the pottery painting venues available across Berkshire.Pottery Painting 1

  5. Go to the Park

    Berkshire has many fabulous parks, playgrounds and play areas to discover. Click here to discover over 40 of them.
    Savernake Park Play Area

  6. Visit a Trampoline Park

    Click here to see where there are Trampoline Parks in Berkshire and the surrounding area. Trampoline Parks in Berkshire

  7. Visit a Farm

    Visiting a farm. There are a number of farms in Berkshire. Click here to find out where they are.
    Farm Visit

  8. Eat Ice Cream

    Why not go out and get an ice cream – there are several places selling delicious ice creams in Berkshire.Ice Cream Boulter's Lock Maidenhead

  9. Play Golf

    There are some great adventure and miniature golf courses set up for families to play at in Berkshire. Click here to find out where they are.
    Mini Golf Course Berkshire

  10. Go for a Picnic

    Click here for ’20 places to Picnic in Berkshire’.
    Lily Hill Park Longest Bench

  11. Visit a Farm Shop

    There are some excellent Farm Shops in Berkshire. Click here to find out where they are. Lockey Farm Shop and Butchers

  12. Have fun At Home

    Staying at home this Bank Holiday Weekend? Why not get crafting and cooking? Here are some ideas if you want to play in the garden and some rainy day activities if the weather is unkind.Chocolate Bananas

For more ideas do have a look at ‘The Berkshire Staycation – 25 places you should visit‘.

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