Days Out Calderdale

Theme Parks

Featured Listing

Diggerland – Castleford

Diggerland is The Ultimate Adventure Theme Park Experience where children and adults alike can ride, drive and operate REAL diggers, dumpers and other full- size construction machinery.

Located in Castleford, Diggerland Yorkshire is the perfect destination for action, fun and thrill packed family days out. Fun for all ages (subject to height restrictions), there are 18 different rides and drives and an array of additional activities.

There are indoor and outdoor play areas, sandpits, coin operated rides and much more where younger visitors can let off steam while their parents can just sit back, relax and watch the fun… or join in!

Diggerland, Willowbridge Lane, Castleford. Call: 0871 22 77 007.

20% discount for MUMblers at any Diggerland Park

Dare 2 Air Huddersfield

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.

Flamingo Land

Theme park, zoo and holiday accommodation located near Malton, North Yorkshire.

Enjoy the rides, book an “encounter” with one of the animals, or enjoy the holiday resort facilities such as The Splash Zone.

Flamingo Land, Kirby Misperton, Malton. 0800 40 888 40.

Lightwater Valley

Theme park with a variety of rides for all ages, from rotating teacups to The Ultimate, a 1.5 mile long rollercoaster. There is also a discount shopping village.

Open from March until November (check website for specific dates as only open on weekends during spring and autumn other than school holidays)

Theme Park tickets can be pre-booked online up to the day before arriving, saving 30%. Over 1m: £19.60; under 1m: £5.00; Kids 2 yrs and under: free; Senior Citizen: free. (Over 1.3m pay on the day rate is £28.00).

Light Water Valley, North Stainley, near Ripon.