Best Things To Do & Days Out In Blackrod, Greater Manchester

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 966 fun things to do in Blackrod for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 713 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Blackrod day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Blackrod with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Go Ape Rivington

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Go Ape Rivington is a course like no other, with the only zip wire over water in the Go Ape family! Pair that with a whole load of other high ropes f...

Three Sisters Circuit

  • Wigan
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Rev your engines and buckle your belts: the Three Sisters Circuit is a cracking day out for kids with a need for speed! This circuit is known as one...

Haigh Woodland Park

  • Wigan
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Taking its name from the Anglo Saxon era, Haigh Woodland Park is anything but ancient with high ropes courses, crazy golf and professional pigs! Dare...

Works Of Heart

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Pottery painting doesn’t have an age! Share some fun arts & crafts time with your tots and create something special together at Works of Heart po...

Hollywood Bowl Bolton

  • Horwich
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Ready to Rock `n Bowl? Prepare to face the kids in a bowling showdown at Hollywood Bowl Bolton. Bowling is safe and fun for players of all ages. We r...

Vue Bolton

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Gather the whole family, and head off for a great day out! Jump into movie magic at Vue Bolton, where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting...

Rivington Pike

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Love a good adventure in nature? If your family is always ready to put on your walking shoes, grab a backpack and discover the wonders of the great o...

Wacky Warehouse - Bee Hive

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The air conditioned Wacky Warehouse at the Strawberry Field features a family restaurant with children's plus multi level adventure play structure su...

Duxbury Golf & Games Family Park

  • Chorley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Have fun with the kids outdoors without spending a fortune at Duxbury Golf & Games Family Park. Do something together as a family - take on a fam...

Matchmoor Riding Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approved Matchmoor Riding Centre offer a variety of well-mannered mounts for lessons, which are available for all ages. Scenic hacks available, s...

Party and Play Funhouse

  • Bolton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Who's excited to wiz down the zip-line at the largest children's soft play centre in Bolton? With both an indoor and outdoor play area, Party and Pla...

AirVault Trampoline Park

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

A fun filled arena of around 90 interconnected trampolines suitable for kid and adults alike. Whether you want a game of dodgeball or to practice you...

Playmates Childrens Play Centre

  • Chorley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Playmates Childrens Play Centre From the warmth of the welcome to the range of fun activities and special events, from the delicious home made cakes...

Ince Skatepark

  • Wigan
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Ince skatepark is a petit practice zone for local wheel lovers, made up of concrete ramps on a tarmac base. This neat little skatepark features a smo...

The Alabaster Jar Paint Your Own Pottery

  • Chorley
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Alabaster Jar The Alabaster Jar is an independently run paint your own pottery studio in Chorley, Lancashire. We provide a large selection of pot...

Hollywood Bowl Wigan

  • Wigan
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Rolling, sliding and spinning - they’re all acceptable moves on the lanes, so let loose and go pro at Hollywood Bowl Wigan Bowling is a classic game...

TeamSport Indoor Karting Preston

  • Preston
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Time to introduce your kids to the joys of racing! TeamSport Indoor Karting Preston has karts suitable both for kids (8+) and adults, so the whole fa...

Wigan Roller Rink

  • Wigan
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Wigan Roller Rink is bringing back your favourite 80s day out with a fab modern spin! The rink offers a fun-filled classic family day out with a vari...

Empire Cinema Wigan

  • Wigan
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Escape from reality by diving right into the newest film at Empire Cinema in Wigan, with the newest big-budget films straight from Hollywood, you’re...

Wacky Warehouse - Red Robin

  • Wigan
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Wacky Warehouse at The Red Robin offers their usual high quality opportunity for the kids to get some fun exercise whatever the weather is like a...

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