These are a few ofour favourite August things

We are full swing into summer and loving it! Come back here nearer the time when we will have a fully updated list of events to keep your summer days full!




Kingston Bagpuize Mosaic Trail

When I say we love a trail, I mean we REALLY love a trail! This one was such a surprising find in the village of Kingston Bagpuize. 

Little Oxplorers' Fairy Door Trail

Who, us? YES! We’re back again at the Trap Grounds Nature Reserve and shouting from the treetops about our FREE annual fairy door trail. Release the magic!

Chinnor Hill Nature Reserve

28 hectares full of woodlands, bridleways and paths popular with horse riders, mountain bikers and families. Check out the pictures for views are out of this world!

South Oxfordshire Adventure Playground

South Oxford Adventure Playground (SOAP) is open for their play scheme and it is a whole world of FREE fun! SOAP is a local charity run by volunteers & paid sessional staff, providing free, inclusive, supervised, adventurous free play and activities



check out the places that are throwing open their doors for Oxford Open Doors in September. We all love a nosey behind those closed doors, don’t we!



Ropes on the Rye Adventure Playground
Ropes on the Rye Adventure Playground

This play area has been fitted out! Welcome to the adventure playground you always dreamed off! Oh, and it's FREE! Read more

Pony Pursuits at Huckleberry Farm
Pony Pursuits at Huckleberry Farm

A new experience from Pony Pursuits: Stay and Play! Get up close to the animals and run wild in the woodland area! Read more

Cotswold Sculpture Park
Cotswold Sculpture Park

Over 150 sculptures intertwined with acres of landscape. A 12 foot polar bear? Sure, we got you. Read more

Farmoor Reservoir
Farmoor Reservoir

Mud free, flat and accessible. If you are somebody who loves being near, or on, the water then a walk around Farmoor Reservoir is the ... Read more

Kennington bike track and playground
Kennington bike track and playground

A cool bike track for tearing around, plus playground. Direct access to Bagley Woods for a longer outing if you so choose! Read more

Wytham Woods
Wytham Woods

One of the most researched pieces of woodland in the world and one of the most fun for wild play too! Read more



The Tiny Ideas Festival – Oxford’s early years arts festival. Expect sensory theatre performances, stay and plays, disco parties, crafts, story time, immersive sound and light shows and more!