Find clubs, classes & sports for children in Greater Manchester
Are you are looking for a new children’s class, sports club or kids’ social group in Manchester? Then congratulations you’ve come to the right place! We have lots of suggestions and local contact details for you.
Is your child sporty or do you just want to cut down their screen time and get them physically active? How about a team sport? We have details of Manchester-based football clubs, netball, tennis and hockey teams for kids. Or maybe they’d prefer individual activities such as multisports & gymnastics, horseriding, golf or swimming and watersports.
Are you looking for an activity to improve your child’s confidence and social skills? Try performing arts such as dance, drama and music. Or if that’s really not their thing, joining a martial arts club or one of Manchester’s cadets, scouts and guides organisations could really help develop self-esteem. And if your child has additional needs you might find something enjoyable on our page devoted to activities for children with disabilities and special needs.
Is your child “bored”? Spark a new interest such as art & crafts, cooking or lego – find inspiration on our crafts, hobbies and special interests page .
Would you like to develop your child’s academic skills? You’ll find help on our list of private tutors in Manchester or language classes for children.
Wondering if your child is too young for classes? You’d be amazed – some classes start at just a few months old and have waiting lists so take a look now at the range of classes available for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers.
Not sure how to choose a new children’s activity? Click on the links below or check out our blog on why clubs and classes can be good for your child.
The Hallé’s Christmas Family Concert Sunday 9 December, 3pm The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester Tickets: Adults £26.50; Children (aged 17 and under) £17.50; Family Tickets (4 people, minimum 1 child) £67.50 (all including booking fees) Make sure you book early for one of the Hallé’s most popular Christmas treats. This amazing afternoon of festive family fun […]
At The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester Saturday 15 December – 1.30pm & 4pm Sunday 16 December – 11am & 1.30pm Bring all the family along to the big screening of The Snowman, the animated classic by Raymond Briggs. The film will be accompanied live by the Hallé performing Howard Blake’s beautiful score – including the magical […]
Experiences on at The Ice Cream Farm, Cheshire; Rivendell Garden Centre, Widnes and Red House Farm, Dunham Massey You are invited to come on The Elf Adventure Challenge; take part in Elf tasks and games. Join in with the music, fun and story and when you complete your challenges successfully you will earn a certificate […]
Lapland may be closer than you think this Christmas… at the Reindeer Lodge’s amazing new location in Leeswood, Mold. Set within almost 50-acres of stunning Welsh border countryside complete with hills, woodlands, lakes, spring fed streams and grazing paddocks, the Reindeer Lodge can off the perfect festive Christmas Experience for the whole family. All within […]
Book a magical Santa visit! It includes Santa chatting and having some fun with the children They can give their lists or letters to him and he will show them some Xmas magic! Children also receive a gift and a festive balloon sculpture! Please note Santa gets booked up very quickly, so don’t delay, book […]
It’s ROARING good fun! The perfect mix of dinosaur themed crafts, activities, games and dancing. Guests can party like it’s 65million years ago and learn to ‘walk the dinosaur’ from their very own Jurassic pal GrrRRRrrRrreg, the friendly T-Rex and his keeper Gus, the intrepid dinosaur explorer who will guide the adventure.. These interactive parties […]
On Sunday morning December 2nd we will be returning to MediaCityUK in Salford Quays for our annual festive fun run, the ‘Jingle Bell Jog’. This is always a great event to finish off the year, with fun for the whole family around a non-timed, flat 4km route. We are delighted to open up this event to […]
Manchester For the coolest party in Manchester, celebrate your child’s birthday in an unforgettable place and on REAL SNOW! Chill Factore offers a unique array of fun-filled and exciting activities from £7 per person which are guaranteed to make your child’s birthday extra special. Prepare for snow filled fun and games with a Snow Park […]
North West For a fun filled yet educational birthday party, invite the critters from The Wild Roadshow. Whilst learning all about their natural habitats, diets and interesting facts, party guests will be encouraged to handle our cute and friendly reptiles and creepy crawlies. The birthday boy or girl will have the chance to handle the […]
Didsbury, Withington, Altrincham, Sale A brand new concept in toddler / preschool classes for Manchester and Cheshire! There are lots of classes for babies and toddlers, but nothing quite like this! Phonics classes for 2-4 year olds and pre-phonics for 1-2 year olds. Alphatots Phonics classes are for 2-4 year olds and teach a new […]
North West Comedy, Magic, Balloons, Disco and much more! Silly Milly & Jolly Molly Show will entertain your children with comedy, magic tricks, balloon models, games (with prizes!) and disco parties, for 1 hour, 11/2 hours or 2 hours depending on preference. Excellent entertainment & 100% reliable. Birthdays (Birthday Child guaranteed to feel special!) Schools […]
Nationwide Do you want to 100% Guarantee your child’s birthday party will be wonderfully different and absolutely unforgettable, without mess, stress or hassle? The Sublime Science Party is Netmums Award-Winning, Dragon Approved (winning Dragons’ Den) and 100% Slimetastically Guaranteed to be awesome. Over the past 8 years Sublime Science has enthralled more than 500,0000 children […]
£20 off when you quote ‘KIDSGUIDE’ Nationwide Froggle Parties is the no. 1 name in children’s party entertainment – for parties that are high energy and non stop fun!!! Choose from a huge and varied range of parties from our fabulous and funny entertainer/ magicians, or our hugely creative themed parties, funky discos, crazy clowns, […]
Here at Academy of FUN! we believe that creativity and crazy imagination is the key to having good, honest FUN! We are all about the giggles and making FUN memories! Our children’s parties are the best in town. We know that because the children tell us – and they know how important it is to […]
Jabberjacks – as featured on CBeebies! Jabberjacks unique parties will capture your child’s imagination and ensure that they and their friends have the best party experience ever. Jabberjacks have been providing children’s party entertainment for over 15 years and they always make sure that everyone has fun and with all their activities there is never […]
Manchester, Cheshire, Merseyside A pottery party experience that comes to you! I’ll bring all the equipment and materials to your home or party venue. Everyone taking part will be assisted to make a pot on the wheel. I use air drying clay so there’s no need for a kiln and your party guests will all […]
Didsbury, Stockport, Reddish, Bredbury, Droylsden, Stalybridge & Oldham Football coaching for children aged 18 months – 5 years. At diddikicks, our focus is on fun. Through our age defined, specifically designed training sessions, we teach an understanding, and develop a love of football at a very young age. These sessions, run by our charismatic and passionate coaches, both engage and […]
Jabberjacks – as featured on CBeebies! Jabberjacks Classes are available in Worsley, Prestwich, Urmston and Ashton Under Lyne Jabberjacks deliver weekly classes to babies and toddlers across the Manchester area for children as small as 10 months old up to 4 years. Using a unique combination of puppets and sensory props, along with music, storytelling […]
Tameside, Stockport, Glossop Mainstream Theatre Arts offer Drama/Acting, Musical Theatre, & Dance from age 3 years to 19 years – For both leisure and a foundation towards a career in performing arts. We are also a Theatre Production Company, and offer services to schools including teacher supply for enrichment, PPA and after school lessons. 0161 […]
Football coaching for children aged 18 months – 5 years. At diddikicks, our focus is on fun. Through our age defined, specifically designed training sessions, we teach an understanding, and develop a love of football at a very young age. These sessions, run by our charismatic and passionate coaches, both engage and entertain, whilst developing […]
Accept no substitute – 25,000 children worldwide a week can’t be wrong! As the UK’s most popular football class for pre-schoolers, the Little Kickers focus is very much on fun. We provide informal yet professionally run training classes where enthusiastic boys & girls (18mths – 7 years) are given a helping hand to stand on […]
North Cheshire, Manchester, Stockport For babies Babies’ skeletons are much softer than adults so we use Cranial Osteopathy to treat them. The belief is that by using very gentle pressures on the head and body may help to soothe your baby, helping them to feel more relaxed and contented. Cranial osteopathy for babies and […]
Research shows that sick and premature babies can have their chances of survival and long term development substantially improved if fed with breast milk. Milk Banks collect and distribute breast milk to poorly babies. Could you be a breast milk donor? If you have decided to breastfeed your baby you will know that breast milk is […]
Manchester, Rochdale, Oldham, Bury, Heywood and Bolton Snakes and Slides is the largest and most challenging indoor soft play centre and party venue in Manchester, providing entertainment for children whatever the weather. With regular activities, seasonal and term-time events and exclusive offers, Snakes and Slides Indoor Soft Play Centre has something for everyone. Relax and […]
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