These are a few ofour favourite July things

And so it begins! 6 weeks of summer holidays! Whether you are working, on leave or have the whole summer off we are here with all the ideas, events and free summer holiday fun that you will need. 




Oxford City Farm

A city farm? In Oxford? Yes! And it’s much loved, as are it’s residents. This community led charity in the heart of East Oxford is growing food and community.

Hinksey Heights Nature Trail

Here for the boardwalk of dreams? Us too! Follow the map around the circular trail through the 12 hectare site which has diverse habitats of fen and reedbeds, wet woodlands and grasslands

Brill Windmill

The windmill sits so proudly at the top of the village! Below is undulating landscape that children love to run up and down and a coffee van that sets up in the car park too. Heaven! 

Garsington Playground

A park with a view! And a whole lot of great play equipment too. Bring a ball for a kickabout after. 



sign up for the Big Butterfly Count! The Big Butterfly Count is a UK-wide survey that takes place every August and is aimed at helping Butterfly Conservation assess the health of our environment simply by counting the amount and type of butterflies we see.



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

Upper Heyford Playground
Upper Heyford Playground

A gated park with an epic adventure playground style main frame and a huge green. Easily a half day of fun here! Read more

Jessie’s Art Shed
Jessie’s Art Shed

An art shop in a small Oxfordshire village that packs a huge punch with their classes and workshops for toddlers all the way through ... Read more

Caper bookshop
Caper bookshop

Is it a bookshop? Well yes, but actually it's waaaaaaaaaay more. Step inside my friends... Read more

Kingston Bagpuize House
Kingston Bagpuize House

A beautiful Manor House and you recognise it? You might, parts of Downton Abbey were filmed here! Read more



OxTrail! Herds of life-sized and mini oxen are talking over Oxford this summer! A fun, free art trail with that celebrates the city and local community.