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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 upto the Mailing List.
Events taking place this Bank Holiday Weekend
*Carters Steam Fair, Maidenhead, From the 30th April 2022 – 2nd May 2022, Carter’s Steam Fair will be at Pinkney’s Green in Maidenhead. Click here for more details.
Vintage Vehicle Road Run, Carters Steam Fair*, 30th April 2022, 10am start at Pinkneys Green. Click here for route details.
Changing of the Guard, Windsor, Saturday 30th April 2022, 10.45am (the Guards enter Windsor Castle at 11am, so it’s worth standing on the pavement near the castle at 10.45am). Click here for more information. Whilst in Windsor there is so much to do – check out these ideas ‘15 free things to do in Windsor‘.
Bracknell Market, Saturday 30th April 2022. 9am – 4pm outside Princess Square. Click here to read our review of the market.
Wokingham Eco Living Fair, Saturday 30th April 2022, 11am – 3pm, Wokingham Baptist Hall, RG40 1DE. Click here for details.
Spring Celebration, Jealott’s Hill Community Landshare, Warfield, 30th April 2022, 12noon – 3pm. Ticket booking essential. Click here for more details.
*Normandy Food Tour, 30th April 2022, 12 noon – 7pm, Alexandra Gardens, Windsor. Click here for more details.
Reading Car Boot Sale, Prospect Park, 7.30am – 1pm. Click here for more details.
Platinum Jubilee Walk, Windsor, 1st May 2022, 2.30pm. Click here for details and to book tickets.
Family ‘fun’ Scarecrow Trail Competition, 1st May 2022, 11am – 2.30pm, Marsh Meadow, Cookham, SL6 9SB. £10 per family, £5 for 1 adult and 1 child. Click here for more information.
Jocks Lane Miniature Railway, Bracknell, Monday 2nd May 2022. Tickets are £1pp per ride. Under 2 year olds are free. Trains run between 1pm and 4pm. Click here for more details.
Wokingham May Fayre, Market Place / Elms Field, Wokingham, 2nd May 2022. 10am – 5pm. Funfair, stage performances, magic show, petting zoo, market stalls and food vendors. Click here for more details.
Family Fun Day at Royal Windsor Racecourse, 2nd May 2022, 12noon – 6pm. Click here for more details.
Sunninghill Wheelbarrow Raceourse, Sunninghill, 2nd May 2022, 12 noon. Click here for more details.
Other Ideas for the Bank Holiday Weekend
- **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.
- Hire a Boat
You could hire a boat, kayak or canoe. Check out our recent adventure with
*Canoe and Kayak Adventures, Windsor which we highly recommend. You can also hire from
Just SUP UK at Runnymede, Dinton Pastures Activity Centre, Wokingham and Hobbs of Henley, *The Little Green Boat Company in Staines-Upon-Thames or Marlow?
- 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.
- Feed the Ducks
If you’re looking for a free activity to do, feeding the ducks is great for all ages. Click here to discover some great duck feeding areas in Berkshire.
- Go to the Park
Berkshire has many fabulous parks, playgrounds and play areas to discover. Click here to discover over 40 of them.
- Visit a Trampoline Park
Click here to see where there are Trampoline Parks in Berkshire and the surrounding area.
- Visit a Farm
- Eat Ice Cream
Why not go out and get an ice cream – there are several places selling delicious ice creams in Berkshire.
- 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.
- Go for a Picnic
Click here for ’20 places to Picnic in Berkshire’.
- Visit a Farm Shop
- Have fun At Home
For more ideas do have a look at ‘The Berkshire Staycation – 25 places you should visit‘.
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