20 amazing family events and things to do with your little one this summer

Updated: Jul 19



Summer is here 🌼 And so are amazing outdoor family events!


To help you and your little one get outdoors and join in with the festivities, we’ve compiled a wide range of family events in both South London and Surrey.


The events are listed in date order, organised by location and all linked to more information so you can find out more.


If there is an event that you’d like listed scroll to the bottom to find out how to get in touch.


Let’s jump straight in!


London


10th June – 23rd September - Members’ Meet the Animals

Horniman Gardens, SE23 3BX


15th June – 20th July - Outdoor Messy Play

Horniman Gardens, SE23 3BX


17th July - Morden Park Fun Day

Morden Sports Ground, SM4 4AE


22nd July - Sensory storytelling for under 3s

The National Archives, TW9 4DU


23rd July - Family Fun Day: science spectacular

The Royal Institution of Great Britain, W1S 4BS


23rd July - Family Picnic Fun Day - Free for parents in Croydon

The Write Time School, CR0 4BH


24th July - Flower Power Family Rave

Horniman Gardens, Amroth Cl, London SE23 3BX


24th July - Basil Brush's Family Fun Show: Barnes Pond Summer Festival

OSO Arts Centre, SW13 0LF


31st July - Vegan Bring and Share Summer Picnic

Cheam Recreation Ground, SM3 8DN


6th – 27th August - Family Cinema Club incl. Encanto, Zootropolis, Paw Patrol and more.

Fairfield Halls, CR9 1DG


14th August - The Cocoa Kids Fest

Epsom Downs Racecourse, KT18 5LQ


24th September - Family Fun Day

Rosehill Park West, SM1 3HH



Surrey


Now – 11th September - Summer at Guildford Lido

Stoke Rd, Guildford, GU1 1HB


2nd July - Reddam House School Summer Fair

Reddam House Berkshire, RG41 5BG


2nd July - Camberley Vegan Fiesta

Park Street, GU15 3PT


3rd July - Gatton Country Fair

Gatton Park, RH2 0TW


16th July – 4th September - Summer of fun on Bocketts Farm

Young Street, KT22 9BS


Open daily 16th July – 4th September – Summer at the British Wildlife Centre

Eastbourne Road, RH7 6LF


17th July - Wellfest22

Sutherland Memorial Park, GU4 7LX


28th June – 9th August - Movies in the Square

Jubilee Square, Woking, GU21 6GH


You can find more local events listed on the website of your local council.


Email emilias@thebutterflypatch.co.uk or comment below with any events we’ve missed.