Days Out Calderdale

Soft Play Areas

Featured Listing

The Edge Play Gym – Brighouse

New play venue in the heart of Brighouse. A great play gym for 0-8-year-olds and a funky disco room for 2-16-year-olds within a brand new, secure environment.

With plenty of free parking and homemade fresh food, it’s open every day from 9.30am – 4pm on Mondays, and 9.30am – 5.45pm Tuesday to Sunday. Entry for under ones is free, then ranges from £2.50 to £4.50, depending on the age of the child.

The Edge will also host a range of classes, including Rhythm Time, Baby Ballet, Groovy Movers, Sling Swing and Boogie Babies.

The Edge Play Gym, Church Lane, Brighouse. 01484 400447.

Active – Soft Play Gym

Soft play gym for hire in Calderdale Business Park.

Enjoy two hours of exclusive use of the play gym, bring your own food and drinks, external entertainers welcome. Use of kitchen facilities, sensory room hire and party fun packs available for an extra cost. Wheelchair accessible and large free carpark.  Available Saturdays and Sundays.

Calderdale Business Park, 01422 361802.

Adventure World – Elland

Play gym aimed at children from birth to aged nine. A wide range of activities to keep your little explorers happy, from a climbing frame and ball pool to bouncy castle and trampoline. There is also ride on toys, tree house slide, a dedicated baby area and fun activities.

James Street, Elland. 01422 252208.

Airtime Halifax

Trampoline park and soft play centre with café. Parent and toddler sessions every morning from 10am-11am, £5.

Airtime Halifax, Unit 4 Calderdale Business Park. Contact 01422 247404.

Big Blue Frog, Halifax

Family entertainment centre with a large play frame over 6 metres high, huge slides, EDU building blocks, ball pools, rope walks, a maze of tunnels and obstacles to clamber over, and a sports area.

Stead Street, Halifax. 01422 363878


Play gym with both indoor and outdoor areas. There are a range of free craft activities on Wednesdays (during school holidays they run most days) and paid for activities such as build your own teddy bear workshops, pot painting, peg wooden animals, jewellery making, clay making and sword decorating.

Chicoccino, Church Street, West Vale, Halifax. 07592 482573.

Dare 2 Air Huddersfield

Reopening date not yet decided

Huge inflatable theme park with eight different zones. Kids and adults alike can bounce and burn off energy on the drop slides, balance beams, freefall area and inflatable Wipeout zone.

Play dodgeball, basketball, volleyball, or just jump around all session – the choice is yours!

Open Fridays and weekends during Kirklees term time, and every day during school holidays, but check session and opening times before setting off. 9.45-10.45am session aimed at families with children aged 8 and under. 

  • Dare 2 Air, Huddersfield Leisure Centre, Spring Grove Street, Huddersfield, HD1 4BP.

Fun House – Halifax

Small to medium sized play gym with a double decker play gym, bouncy castle, ball pool, baby play area and lots of toys. hot and cold food and free Wi-Fi. Perfectly suited for children up to around seven years old.

Dispensary Walk, Halifax. 01422 383131.

Jungle at the Junction – Queensbury

Soft play centre aimed at children aged under eight. Two tier soft play area with slide, rope bridges, swing ball and climbing areas, toddlers’ corner with ride on toys, playhouse, slide, kitchen, dolls and tools, ball pool and chill out area. Hot and cold food, snacks and beverages available.

Jungle at the Junction, Black Dyke Mills, Queensbury. 01274 270409.

Little Monkeys Play Centre

Children’s play centre in Sowerby Bridge for under 6’s. Soft play area, bouncy castle and trampoline, climb-on equipment, slides and more. Cafe and children’s parties available.

  • Little Monkeys Play Centre, Unit 16D Sowerby Bridge Business Park. Contact 07577 528883

Magic Garden Play Cafe

Pop-up play cafe in Haworth Village Hall. Lovely play area for children, nice cafe and classes running regularly.

  • Haworth Village Hall, Butt Lane. BD22 8QJ. 01535 323100.

PB’s Play Village

Soft play centre with a role play village, large baby area, sensory room and more. For ages 0-6.

  • Whiterose Mills, Holdsworth Road. HX3 6SN. 01422 242679

Play Palace – Halifax

Gigantic play frame with a football pitch, huge slides, ball pits, epic obstacle courses and a café.

W Parade, Halifax. 01422 353700

Playworld, Huddersfield

Strap on some skates and show off your skills at Playworld Huddersfield’s roller skating rink. It’s suitable for children aged four and up, but adult supervision is recommended for young and inexperienced skaters.

There’s also a four-storey soft play gym to get stuck into, with a ball pool and slides.


Two fun-packed party packages are available to choose from too.

  • Playworld Huddersfield, Westbourne Road, Marsh, Huddersfield. 01484 420404.

Ski and Snow Activities – Halifax Ski & Snowboard Centre

Snowboarding, snowtubing, skiing and kids adventure play.

The slope is covered in a highly advanced material called Snowflex to create a close-to-snow experience.

Charlie Fastrax indoor play includes a multi-storey play area with ball pools, climbing frames, tunnels, slides and caves.

Parties and taster sessions available.

Halifax Ski & Snowboard Centre, Bradford Old Road, Halifax. Ski & Snowboard Centre and Snowtubing: 01422 340760, Charlie Fastrax: 01422 360060.

Sunny Gym – Elland

Recently refurbished play gym for children aged under six, with a café.

Sunny Gym, Coronation Street, Elland. 01422 372213.

Upsy Daisys – Mytholmroyd

Adventure play centre and party venue. Aimed at children aged between birth to aged 11, there is a main play area with a three-storey play frame with obstacles, tunnels, a walk bridge and four-lane slide. Sports court area with basketball rings, football goal posts, pedal car track and crawl-through characters. Party room for up to 25 kids.

Upsy Daisys, Moderna Business Park, Mytholmroyd. 01422 881717.