Days Out Ryedale

Things to do on a Rainy Day

Agility is York’s first indoor obstacle course fitness park. We offer a range of classes for all age groups and sessions to suit everyone. Click here for our schedule. The park consists of a ninja warrior obstacle course. ninja gym and toddlers classes and two gym studios providing a huge range of activities and training sessions for toddlers, pre school, juniors, high school and adults. With a large café and bar on two floors we cater for a wide range of parties, functions, events and group sessions.

Agility is the perfect place for your child’s birthday party. Fun on the course, grip socks, food and drink included. Prices start from £13.95pp.

Bespoke packages for any occasion, corporate events and team building days can be catered for email for details.

01904 948416
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Beverley Breakout

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday 10am to 4pm.
  • Sunday – closed for private parties & events

Weekday Deals
Breakfast Club Monday to Friday 9am to 10am – Free toast & squash for every child.
After School Club 3pm to 5:30pm – £5 per child for play entry, any meal and a drink.

MONDAY – Sensory Play 9:30am – 12:30pm (drop in). £3 per child including free tea or coffee for accompanying adults.TUESDAY  – Food Explorers with Anna.  10am – 10:45am or 11:15am to 12pm.  £6 per class, must be booked in advance. Contact Anna or DM for more information

WEDNESDAY  – Harminis with Kate.  £6 per class, must be booked in advance. Spaces available in the afternoon class at  1:30pm. Contact Kate to book.

THURSDAY – Baby Morning 9am to 12pm.  FREE ENTRY for all under 1’s.
THURSDAY afternoon –  Little Owls BABY YOGA – 2pm – 3pm for more info contact Aimee

FRIDAY  – Messy Play  9:30am – 12:30pm (drop in). £3 per child including free tea or coffee for accompanying adults

All those attending classes, can enter the soft play for £1 after their class.

Captain Barney’s, 14 Railway Street, Malton YO17 7NR

01653 228128
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Why not get creative in the kitchen with your little ones. Check out the Recipes under the Parents header. There are fun recipes like play dough and salt dough as well as things to eat.

If you have any recipes you would like to share with fellow Mumblers, please email for inclusion on the website.

Can you find the missing Gargoyle Grobblenook at The Hole In Wand Wizard Golf?

Visit the World’s Most Magical Golf Course in York’s Coppergate Shopping Centre in York, and take on 9 magical golf holes.

Along the way there will be bubbling cauldrons, magical portals, a giant picture frame where you become part of the painting…and can you do a Light Spell to illuminate the way in our dark hole?

At the end of your adventure you will find out if you have the magical powers of a Serpent, Basilisk, Unicorn or Wizard and every player will receive a magic potion gift to take home, plus hopefully find Grobblenook and maybe get a Hole In One badge!

After a magical 9 hole adventure you can relax in our Wizard Tavern with a Cauldron Cake or Uni-Pop-Corn, and a delicious potion with poisonous options for grown up spell makers.

Wizard golf with a potion drink for every player is £6.99 per person and you can book now via the website. Minimum age is 3 and the maximum group size is 6 Wizard with wands.

Use the magic password MUMBLER to get our secret discounted Coffee in our Wizard Tavern.

This Christmas at The Hole In Wand you can get a Mulled Wine or Mulled Mead for £3.99 with a FREE Mince Pie, York’s most magical festive offer in the Coppergate shopping Centre after Wizard Golf or as you wonder on by🍷

01904 623505
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Palace Cinema

Malton Palace Cinema
01653 600008
Adult: £7.50
Concession: £6.50 before 7pm, £7 after 7pm
Tea matinee: £6.50 Full, £5.60 Concession
Booking fee: 40p
3D Glasses Maintenance Fee: £1.20



The Potions Cauldron is the World’s most magical drinks emporium and serves magic every day on Shambles in York. You can enjoy a potion drink that comes to life if you do the potion spell, a delicious Spellbound Butterscotch Beer, or mix your own slush potion that comes with magical powers.

You can also try their Potion Experience with a chance to see the all new Secret Potion room and have a potion mixed for you by a Wizard with a few surprises as the room comes to life and you learn the secrets of potion making!

Find out how Basilisk Blood, Tears of A Wizard, Serpents Venom and Unicorn Essence are made and see if you can taste the magic.

Grown up Wizards can event try some poison in their potion.

The Potions Experience at The Potions Cauldron lasts 25 minutes and is £5.99 per Wizard.

The experience may not be suitable for Wizards under 6 years old or anyone of a very nervous disposition.

There is a date night version of the experience for grown up Wizards that lasts 50 minutes.

You can book your magical potions experience online

9 3/4 Shambles, York, YO1 7LZ

01904 692192
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The Week Junior have launched an “activity hub” with loads of FREE resources for kids. There is something for everyone with activities, easy to follow recipes, games, colouring, exercises and much more
Great for a rainy day….

We have written a blog with suggestions as to what to do on a rainy day at home (mainly using stuff you have readily available)….HERE

Bridlington Leisure Wold

25 metre six- lane swimming pool, 13m x 7m learner pool with a moveable floor. Splash Zone to include waterplay features and two interactive water slides connected to the learner pool.

Leisure World, Promenade, Bridlington YO15 2QQ
01262 606715

“Lovely pool with lots to entertain the kids. Not too expensive either. The designated times worked well for us, prevent you staying too long. Climbing wall is really fun! Café is nice as well.” SF ’17

Forest Holidays at Cropton & Keldy

Good place for a rainy day! As pottery painting if available and a lovely cafe

Forest Holidays, Forest Holidays, Keldy Cabins, Cawthorne YO18 8HW

Forest Holidays Cropton,  Cropton, Nr Pickering. YO18 8ES

Ideas for a Rainy Day

Do you have any good ideas as to what to do on a rainy day or know of a great place to visit on a rainy day in or around Ryedale?  If yes, please tell us about it here so we can add it to the list.

Kemps General Store

Going on holiday, a long journey or need entertainment for a rainy day?
Stop by to see our collection of card games, activity books, bugs spotting, art projects, seaside and gardening activities, colouring books and packs, biscuit cutters, model making and much more to make great projects for rainy days and long journeys. Lots of ideas and things to help entertain kids!

Kemps General Store
13 Market Place Malton YO177LP
01653 693577

Mini Monsterz Indoor Play

Indoor soft play area with junior, toddler and baby areas.
Every evening from 6pm Laser Tag is run.
Customer café.
Party packages are available.
5-8 Newchase Court, Hopper Hill Rd, Scarborough, YO11 3YS
(01723) 586665

The Deep

Located in Hull, The Deep is an award-winning aquarium home to 3,500 fish including green sawfish, spectacular sharks, rays and a colony of Gentoo penguins. Journey through the story of the world’s oceans travelling through a unique blend of spectacular marine life from warm tropical waters to the cold Antarctic seas. Highlights include daily dive shows, animal presentations, touch pool sessions, the amazing glass tunnel and a ride in the glass lift through the 10m Endless Oceans exhibit.

Open daily 10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm), closed 24th/25th December.

Tower Street, Hull, HU1 4DP (Sat Nav HU9 1TU). 01482 381000.

The Kirk Theatre

A variety of productions by Pickering Musical Society and films.
The Kirk Theatre,
North Yorkshire
YO18 7DL
Telephone: 01751 474833

The Ritz Cinema, Thirsk

16 Westgate, Thirsk, YO7 1QS

Tel: 01845 524751

Programme starts every evening at 7.30pm, matinees at 2.30pm

Doors open 30 minutes earlier.

Ticket prices: Adults £5, Under 15s and seniors £4.

Matinees and all Monday tickets £4

Twiggy’s Play

Twiggy’s is a play centre located in Thirsk for under 10’s based on the Yorkshire countryside.

Term Time Opening times: During School Holidays we Open at 10am
Monday 9am – 4pm
Tuesday 9am – 4pm
Wednesday 9am – 4pm
Thursday 10am- 4pm
Friday 10am – 6pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 10am – 4pm

Unit 2, Concept Business Park, Allendale Road, Thirsk YO7 3NY
01845 523553

York Designer Outlet Undercover Adventure Playground

Adventure Playground
Will you ride down the slide? Crawl through the tunnel? Or scale the cargo net? Our adventure playground is open all day to children aged between three and six years old, located outside the East entrance. All undercover and a handy diversion during shopping.
Food outlets and toilets available inside the designer outlet
St. Nicholas Avenue, Fulford, York,YO19 4TA,
Telephone: 01904 682700