Family Park Cooking

Free, Awesome Outdoor family activities 

FREE Family Park Cooking Days

October half-term

 

Following the success of the summer sessions, and thanks to the generosity of our funding partners below, our FREE Family Park Cooking days are back for October half-term in the locations shown.

Family Park Cooking Days run from 10:00-16:00 on Monday 26 to Friday 30 October and include:-

  • FREE Outdoor family activities 
  • FREE outdoor cooking master class and lunch
  • FREE recipe book and videos
  • FREE box of food for 5 meals for a family of 4.

We are offering places completely free of charge to families in financial difficulty, or for children that have been negatively affected by COVID-19, such as bereavement, social isolation, reduced mental health, anxiety etc.

See booking instructions below.

We also have FREE and paid-for ADVENTURE DAYS during half term. Find out more about the Adventure Days.

BOOKING FOR FREE family park cooking days

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Please note – These sessions have been funded to support families in financial difficulty or children negatively affected by COVID-19. Families should be referred by their school or other organisation.

Families MUST book online.
Each family will only be able to attend one day for the half-term holidays.
We are allowing families to choose the date that works for them Monday 26-Friday 30 October.

  • Click on the button for the location you wish to attend
  • Select a date that works for you
  • Leave the barcode box blank
  • Add ‘1’ to the non-member box
  • Read the attendance rules and tick the box to confirm
  • Click ‘Select and Confirm’
  • Complete the information form (check the phone number is correct)
  • Enter your email address
  • Click ‘Confirm booking’

PLEASE REMEMBER TO ONLY BOOK 1 FREE SESSION PER FAMILY

If you have any issues at all using our online booking, please email us at exploreoutdoor@acleisure.com and we will help you get booked on.

Venue Information and BOOK - BURY St Edmunds

Session Time
10:00-16:00

Venue
Nowton Park
Gardeners Cottage
Nowton Park
Bury St Edmunds
IP29 5LU

Meeting Point
Meet inside the Walled Garden
(Please do not go to the main car park)

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park inside the Walled Garden
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

 

BOOK BURY NOW

Venue Information AND BOOK - Gt Cornard, Sudbury

Session Time
10:00-16:00

Venue
Stevenson Centre
Stevenson Approach
Great Cornard
Sudbury
CO10 0WD

 

BOOK SUDBURY NOW

 

Venue Information AND BOOK - Newmarket

Session Time
10:00-16:00

Venue
The Jarman Centre
119 Duchess Drive
Newmarket
CB8 9HB

Meeting Point
Meet in the main car park

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park in the main car park
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

 

BOOK NEWMARKET NOW

Venue Information AND BOOK - Stowmarket

Session Time
10:00-16:00

Venue
Stowmarket Rugby Club
Chilton Way
Stowmarket
IP14 1SZ

Meeting Point
Meet in the main car park

Parking
We would like as many families to walk and cycle as possible
Please park in the main car park
Please park considerately
Mind out for children

 

BOOK STOWMARKET NOW

Explore Outdoor Covid-19 Adjustments

Please note the following adjustments which we have made to our sessions this summer, to comply with government guidelines.

1. All Explore Outdoor programmes will take place outside to reduce the likelihood of transmission.

2. Toilet facilities at each venue will be cleaned at multiple intervals throughout the day.

3. All children who attend Explore Outdoor Adventure Days/Family Park Cooking are expected to socially distance following government guidance.

4. Explore Outdoor instructors will provide hand sanitisers, and regular handwashing is expected throughout the day.

5. Explore Outdoor Instructors and staff will wear appropriate PPE to administer any first aid.

6. All equipment will be sanitised after use.

7. Children/families who are self-isolating following the government guidelines will NOT be able to attend Explore Outdoor sessions.

8. We recommend parents should reduce the number of times their children attend Explore Outdoor.

9. On arrival, parents and children should remain in their vehicle. An Explore Outdoor instructor will meet you and sign you in. (Adventure days only)

10. Please avoid group gatherings in the car parks.

THANK YOU TO OUR FUNDING PARTNERS

Adventure Days and Family Park Cooking Days

This project has been made possible with funding from Suffolk County Council, Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils plus support from West Suffolk Council, East Anglian Foods Ltd, Infusions Group and grant-making support from Suffolk Community Foundation.

Explore Outdoor gallery

 

Some our favourite images from the various Explore Outdoor sessions!