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School holidays - what's on in Sandwell?

School holidays - what's on in Sandwell. Find out about holiday playschemes, childcare and activities near you.


Check out the fun activities and events going on in Sandwell to keep the kids entertained during the holidays.

Holiday activities and food

Families, communities and local organisations across Sandwell are working together to provide eligible children and young people between the ages of 5-15 with fun activities as part of the 'Holiday Activities and Food' programme #HAF2022.

School Holiday Childcare and Activities

Find out about holiday playschemes and activities happening in Sandwell during the holidays.

If you are struggling to find a childcare place or play scheme during the school holidays for your child/children contact Sandwell Family Information Service by email 

Discover Sandwell

Visit the Discover Sandwell events calendar for fun things to do all through the year

Free swimming

Children and young people aged 18 and under who live in Sandwell can register online to swim for free at Sandwell Leisure Trust centres  You must sign up for free swimming before you visit.

You can also apply at West Bromwich Leisure Centre by visiting the centre with proof that you live in Sandwell.

Sandwell Valley Country Park

Sandwell Valley Country Park in West Bromwich is a great place for a day out.

It has the biggest free adventure playground in Sandwell plus a park farm, RSPB centre, and a cycle shop where you can hire bikes.

Sandwell Museums

There's plenty to do throughout the holidays at our museums. Check out the museums activities page on Discover Sandwell.

Sandwell Libraries

There's lots to do throughout the holidays at our libraries. Check out library events on Discover Sandwell.

Parks and green spaces

Don't forget to visit Sandwell's parks and green spaces - including the skate parks at Lightwoods Park in Bearwood, Brunswick Park in Wednesbury and Dartmouth Park in West Bromwich

Leisure Centres

Whether it's playing sport, taking coached activities or joining in fun sessions to splash about and enjoy time with your friends, Sandwell Leisure Trust has something for you. There's also plenty to do at West Bromwich Leisure Centre.