Holiday Clubs for Kids

Holiday fun in Lincolnshire

Holiday Activities & Food (HAF)

The County Council ran a successful Holiday Activities and Food programme (HAF) over the summer, providing many local children and young people with enriching activities, free healthy meals and lots of fun. 

Clubs were held at schools, nurseries and kids clubs, leisure centres and sports grounds for all ages with the opportunity to participate in games, swimming, dance, music, arts and crafts, visits and much more.

Bookings Open for Christmas Holidays

The Christmas holiday programme is now open for bookings – please do spread the good news of how the clubs can help children and young people make new friends, socialise and have fun during the holidays.

Nourishing food is provided, and sporty, healthy food activities vary from one club to another, depending on location and provision available.

There are clubs across the whole of the county. You can find further details on the county council website.

Host a HAF

If your organisation or business would like to support future holidays programmes by providing activities, food or equipment, or if you would like to just find out more you can email: haf@lincolnshire.gov.uk

Holiday Activities and Food (HAF) Kids Club bookings open for the Christmas holidays across Lincolnshire

Details and updates of all HAF clubs are on the Lincolnshire County Council website:

lincolnshire.gov.uk/school-pupil-support/holiday-activities-food-programme

Madcaps Kids Club – Market Deeping Primary School

20 – 23 December 9 am–1 pm for children aged 5-11 years
Join us for some fantastic fun and games from Zoolab, dance, arts and crafts, cooking and much more. 

To book madcaps@btinternet.com 

Acorns Childcare Centre – Malcolm Sargent Primary

20 – 22 December 10am–3 pm for children aged 5-11 years
Games, sports, festive cooking, arts and crafts, dance and music and lots more exciting activities.  

To book enquiries@acornchildcarecentre.co.uk 

Smartie Pants Kids Club, Sutton Bridge 

Various dates available for 5-11 years
Football, arts and crafts from Christmas decorations and crackers, paper mache and clay, yoga, baking festive foods and lots of other fun activities.

To book sarahfenton@smartiepantsnursery.co.uk 

Smartie Pants Kids Club, Tetney

Various dates available for 5-11 years
Lots of activities including a trip to Donna Nook to see the seals, arts and crafts, forest schools, cooking and baking festive treats and much more! 

To book sarah.fenton@smartiepantsnursery.co.uk  

Smartie Pants Kids Club, Mablethorpe & Sutton-on-Sea

Various dates available for 5-11 years
Football, bowling, a trip to Donna Nook to see the seals, festive arts and crafts, baking and much more! Join us for lots of fun activities.

To book sarah.fenton@smartiepantsnursery.co.uk 

Little Acorns Day Nursery, Coningsby

Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 December 9am-5pm for children aged 4-11 years
Join us for festive fun activities including Christmas crafts, forest schools, games as well as helping to prepare a Christmas lunch. 

To book amanda@thelittleacornsdaynursery.co.uk

Shining Stars Day Nursery, Wainfleet St. Magdalen

20 – 23 December 8am – 4pm for 5-11 years
Lots of festive fun with cooking activities, Christmas crafts, outdoor play, park trips. 

To book email: wainfleet@childrenslinks.org.uk

The Noise Academy at Akedo, Lincoln

23 and 24 December for 10-16 years
DJ Skills, gaming, music, fitness fun, learning about food and being healthy. 

To book email: info@noiseacademy.co.uk

Lincoln City Football Foundation

20 – 22 and 24 December
Lots of different activities including arts and crafts, visits, drama and sports. Lunch in the LNER Stadium

To book email HAF@lincolncityfoundation.co.uk or www.lincolncityfoundation.com and quote HAFFunding

Premier Education

Lincoln Bishop Grosseteste College, Gainsborough, Market Rasen Leisure, Branston, Thurlby
Various dates available
8.30am – 4.30pm, drop off between 8.30am and 9am and collect from 4pm – 4.30pm
A wide range of sports and activities, practical health and wellbeing, food education lessons, arts and crafts.

To book email premiereducationhaf@gmail.com

Visit www.premier-education.com and create an account

JB Sports Coaching

Horncastle, Wragby, Coningsby, Sutton-on-Sea
20 – 22 December – 5-11 years
Lots of exciting and festive activities, sports and games, arts and crafts, food tasting and much more!

To book email: info@jbsportcoaching.co.uk 


Synergy Sports Coaching, Lincoln College

20 and 21 December
Exciting fun activities and sports games plus archery, fencing, Boxercise, golf, Scooter-Wise & Mini-Squash, food activities.

To book email: LeeTurnbull@SynergySportsCoaching.co.uk or Free Holiday Camp Places – Synergy Education Group visit www.SynergySportsCoaching.co.uk

Inspire+ 

Grantham, Stamford and Long Sutton on 20 – 22 December (9.30 am – 3.30 pm)
Lots of exciting activities from sports and games, music, cooking and much more!

To book https://inspireplus.magicbooking.co.uk/Identity/Account/Login email info@inspireplus.org.uk

Geoff Moulder Leisure Complex, Boston

20 – 21 December – 5-14 years of age
Lots of activities including swimming, arts and crafts, ten pin bowling, pantomime, Christmas Clubbercise, and much more.

To book email: Leisure.centre@boston.gov.uk
Tel: 01205 363483

Boston United Football Stadium

Lots of full days of activities available from 18 December 2021 – 3 January 2022
Age appropriate activities for 5-16 years of age
Fun and games, bowling, magic shows, Play Towers, pantomime, gymnastics, sports and games, First Aid training, Match Day and much more.

To book email: admin@bostonunitedcf.co.uk


Gainsborough Trinity Foundation

Various days available from 20 – 23 December in Lincoln and Gainsborough – 5-11 years
Contact the club for arrival and finish times
Each club consists of an all-expenses paid full day trip to the Christmas Extravaganza at Rand Farm Park as well as fun games, activities, crafting opportunities, sports and so much more to keep you excited and engaged across each two-day club.

To book email: richard@gainsboroughtrinityfoundation.com

Skegness Embassy Theatre

20 and 21 December – 8.30am – 4.30pm for ages 7-11 years
Lots of fun activities including dance skills, drama, learning about food and staying healthy and the theatre performance of ‘Sleeping Beauty’.

To book email embassytheatre@mvtlc.org

Magna Vitae Leisure Centre, Louth

December 20 – 23 – 9am – 3.30pm for ages 4-14 years
Santa’s Design Lab with a variety of creative Christmas crafts, fun with food, soft dodgeball, energy burner, music production using interactive technology, DJing.

To find out what is on offer and to book email: james.clough@mvtlc.org

The Station Sports Centre, Mablethorpe

20 and 21, 29 and 30 December (10 am – 2pm) – for 5-11 years
A range of activities are available including badminton, table tennis, ten pin bowling, arts and crafts, pottery painting, football and much more.

To book email info@mvtlc.org

Fit For Sport Holiday Club, Grantham Meres Leisure Centre

20 and 21 December for ages 4-12 years
Six activity categories which are: Skills for Sports, Let’s Get Moving, Learning to Thrive, Learn Through Play, Express Yourself and Wellness Warriors.
This Christmas, our usual activities will also come with a festive twist which will promise a number of brilliant opportunities to bring the magic of the festive season to life such as winter themed sports, ‘Decorate the Tree Creations’, celebrations for our ‘Winter Party’ and much more!  All food, snacks and drinks are provided.

To book: https://www.fitforsport.co.uk/holiday-activity-camps/haf-funded-holiday-camps – enter FSMHAFGRANT21
Email: enquiries@fitforsport.co.uk or you can call our customer services team between 9am – 5pm Mon – Fri:

MACCA Sports Academies

20 – 23 December (10am – 2pm) – 5-16 years
Grantham Cricket Club and Easton on the Hill Cricket Club, Stamford
#GetActive – Multi Sports (including football, basketball, netball, tennis, hockey, rounders, ultimate frisbee, Kwik Cricket and much more), Boxercise, yoga, HIT session (High Intensity Training)
#BeCreative – Escape room, time capsule creation/a message to the future, arts and crafts, Junkeneering (a series of junk modelling challenges)
#BeHealthy – blind food tasting, grow your own, food quiz and lots of exciting activities.

To book email: macca.information@gmail.com

Sport2Day, Holbeach

20 and 21 December (8.30am – 4.30pm) – 5-11 years
Lots of fun and sporting activities and games, dodgeball, archery, hockey, football, basketball, forest skills, treasure hunts, capture the flag, learning about food and healthy living.

To book email: info@sport2day.co.uk

Acorn Childcare Centre

Malcolm Sargent Primary, Stamford
10am – 3pm – 5-11 years
Fun activities for all children from sports and games, dance, crafting, cooking, music and much more.

To book email: enquiries@acornchildcarecentre.co.uk

Yellow Brick Road Day Nursery & Kids Club, Metheringham & Bracebridge Heath

20-23 December for 5-11 years – flexible times for arrival and pick up
Choice of activities, games, arts and crafts and lots more to keep your child happy and occupied.

To book email: michelle.ybr@gmail.com

Free Christmas holiday clubs for eligible children at the following nursery and kids clubs

All activities, food, drink and snacks are provided free of charge. Contact the settings below for more information or email HAF@lincolnshire.gov.uk

  • Bright Sparks, Potterhanworth
  • Eslaforde Day Nurseries, Sleaford
  • Town and Country, Louth and Market Rasen
  • Hartsholme Kids Club, Lincoln
  • The Nest, Lincoln
  • Railway Children’s Kids Club, The Bythams

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