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.



Wells Farm Poppy Field, Little Milton
Wells Farm Poppy Field, Little Milton

A wildflower field blooming with poppies! The scale and depth has to be seen to be believed! Read more

Watlington Circular
Watlington Circular

A circular 4 mile walk with stunning views of the Chilterns and a pub pit stop on the way back to boot! Read more

Beacon Hill
Beacon Hill

Spectacular views from the top of Beacon Hill in the Chilterns. Hard work getting up to the top and worth every footstep as you turn ... Read more

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



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.