Things to do at February Half Term

If you are thinking of taking the family away over February half term, then now is the time to start your research!

Whether you’re thinking of visiting the English Riviera or are fortunate enough to live in this beautiful part of the country, there are so many things to do with the family during February half term.

Torquay’s Dinosaur World

Escape the winter weather during February half term and visit Torquay’s Dinosaur World to take part in their February Fossil Festival. With new fossils to discover, new fossils to learn about and new fossils to touch, there’s so much to see and do. And don’t forget the old favourites like putting your head inside the jaw of a fossilised T-Rex skull, or touching the fossilised dinosaur poo!! Plus, with a special Fossil Festival Quiz you can even win your very own 160 million year old fossil to take home. Now that’s going to banish the winter blues! This events takes place from Saturday 16th February to Sunday 24th February 2019 from 11am – last entry 3pm – close at 5pm.

Stone Age Half Term at Kents Cavern

Join the Stone Age School gang for some Prehistoric themed fun – In line with Key Stage 1 and 2 learning! Kents Cavern is a fantastic family attraction open all year round. Look out for more details about their February events here.

Half-Term Coin Mystery – Bygones

If the weather’s not so good, Bygones is a fantastic indoor attraction situation in St. Marychurch Torquay. From 16 Feb 24 Feb 2019 February. Join their Half-Term Victorian Coin Hunt – spot all the coins hidden in the shops and rooms to claim your chocolate coin treat at reception. Normal entry price applies.

Torre Abbey – Mindfullness Play Workshops for Kids

Torre Abbey will be this event on Saturday 23 February 2019. This events focusses on ‘The Mind that Knows Nothing: Exploring the willingness to experience the world as if it were for the first time’. With playfulness and creativity at heart, each workshop offers a fun theme to explore as well as plenty of ways to begin to understand the basic foundations of mindfulness.

Visit their website to find out more.

Try Geocaching!

Geocaching is a great free outdoor recreational activity, in which ‘Geocachers’ use GPS or an app on their mobile device to hide and seek containers called ‘geocaches’ or ‘caches’ anywhere in the world. And it can be done at any time of year! Simply download the app and start hunting. Read our blog for a guide to Geocaching in Torquay.

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If you’re staying with us at TLH Leisure Resort, you won’t even have to step outside the door for day and night long entertainment and activities. The Entertainment programme offers everything from crafts to quizzes and every evening you’ll find a choice of live family entertainment to keep all ages happy. Come rain or shine enjoy your February family half term break here in Torquay!

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Sally Starling

Sally Starling

Marketing Assistant at TLH Leisure Resort
Second generation full 'Torquinian'. Passionate netballer, big fan of the great outdoors and all things unusual.
Sally Starling

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