Things to do - School's Out

Win a half term Halloween outing

Win a half term Halloween outing

Take your kids on a fantastic day out on us this October half term.

Halloween half term happenings

Halloween half term happenings

Get your spook on with the kids over half term. See our guide of all the events and activities taking place for the school break.

Family friendly Halloween events

Family friendly Halloween events

Get your spook on in Kent with one of these Halloween events suitable for all the family this October.

9 of the best ice cream parlours in Kent

9 of the best ice cream parlours in Kent

If the kids are still screaming for ice cream, here are 9 Kent parlours definitely worth a visit.

5 tips for visiting The Beach

5 tips for visiting The Beach

Everything you need to know if you're still planning to take the family to The Beach at Bluewater this summer.

Summer offers for laser tag

Summer offers for laser tag

A laser tag attraction in Kent has unveiled some special summer offers to help parents keep the kids amused for the remainder of the holidays.

Take the kids out for a quid

Take the kids out for a quid

A new coach service to the capital is offering £1 children's tickets until the end of August. All the details here.

Sweltering start to school holidays

Sweltering start to school holidays

Temperatures could reach 37C this week as an 'exceptionally warm' spell arrives to start the school holidays in Kent.

Summer holiday guide now online

Summer holiday guide now online

Our fantastic 20-page handy guide to the summer holidays in Kent is now available as an e-edition. Learn more here.

5 summer events you shouldn't miss

5 summer events you shouldn't miss

With the school holiday almost upon us, we've picked out five smashing summer events we don't think your family will want to miss.

Win an overnight stay at Port Lympne

Win an overnight stay at Port Lympne

We have an overnight stay at Port Lympne's luxury glamping site for up to six people to give away. Learn more here.

Our guide to the county's top parks and playgrounds

Our guide to the county's top parks and playgrounds

A trip to the park is guaranteed to keep the kids amused and can be kind on the coffers too! See our guide to the best outdoor places to play.

The best seaside spots and outdoor pools in Kent

The best seaside spots and outdoor pools in Kent

We take a look at the county's best beaches, seaside spots and splash pools for the summer.

Park slashes cost of unlimited pass

Park slashes cost of unlimited pass

If you're looking for cheap things for the kids to do, this offer will leave you jumping for joy.

Get set for a summer in Kent

Get set for a summer in Kent

Already thinking about how to keep the kids amused this summer? We've produced a guide to the six-week holiday full of events, tips and information.

Family films for half term

Family films for half term

There's some big family films in cinemas for half term. From Pokemon to Pets, from Agrabah to Adventure Bay, take your kids on a cinematic adventure:

Super half term suggestions

Super half term suggestions

Give the kids a memorable half term holiday by enjoying some of these fantastic events happening across the county:

Easter egg hunts in Kent

Easter egg hunts in Kent

Take the kids on a trail for treats with one of these Easter egg hunts taking place in Kent:

Super suggestions for the Easter holidays

Super suggestions for the Easter holidays

All the days out, events and activities to make sure you have a super Easter break with the family:

Easter events straight to your inbox

Easter events straight to your inbox

Get all of Kent's Easter and school holiday events delivered straight to your inbox when you sign up to our newsletter this week.

Call to extend October half term

Call to extend October half term

A two-week long October half term for KCC schools has been proposed by a councillor who says it could give more families the chance of a holiday.

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Take the kids out for less in half term

Take the kids out for less in half term

From special offers to discounts, ticket offers and memberships. We investigate how you could save money on a family outing this half term:

Win tickets to top Minecraft event

Win tickets to top Minecraft event

Sign-up to the weekly My Kent Family newsletter and be in with a chance of winning tickets to Kent's big Minecraft event!

Searching for things to do in half term?

Searching for things to do in half term?

Battlezone archery for Fortnite fans, £1 train rides, nature walks, lemur walks and chances to see The Gruffalo! It's all happening in Kent next week:

Hit the target in half term

Hit the target in half term

From woodland trails for tiny tots to battlezone archery for the big kids. One Kent country park says it has half term nailed for kids of all ages.

Free half term fun with kmfm

Free half term fun with kmfm

The kmfm Street Team will be out and about in half term helping to keep youngsters occupied at one Kent shopping centre.

London calling with new family tours offer

London calling with new family tours offer

Sponsored editorial: Don’t miss out on this special offer for London bus tours.

Are you ready for the schools to be out for summer?

Are you ready for the schools to be out for summer?

Wondering how to keep the kids amused and the pennies continuously stretching this summer? Our special My Kent Family summer supplement can help:

Check out the super swanky lakeside lodges at Centre Parcs

Check out the super swanky lakeside lodges at Centre Parcs

Take a first peek at the new executive holiday homes before they open to the public

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