School Holidays Harrogate

Holiday care & fun clubs

Are you looking for childcare during the school holidays? Here you will find the best local camps and activities for children of all ages including sports camps, craft, dance & play schemes.

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Camp QE – A Spooky Adventure for Yorkshire’s Ghost Hunters this October Half Term

Halloween Camp QE 

25 – 29 October  2021

Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate, Thorpe Underwood Estate, YO26 9SS 

Ghost hunters and thrill-seekers can have a spooky Halloween adventure this October Half Term as Camp QE, based at Thorpe Underwood Estate and home of leading Independent School Queen Ethelburga’s Collegiate, returns for Halloween Camp QE from 25 to 29 October 2021.

As well as a spooky makeover for the famous Camp QE ‘Ghoul’ (Pool) Party, activities will include Monster Masks; Pumpkin carving; Hand Ball and Chain; Spike Island Inflatable; Potion Class and Haunted House Experience, amongst others!

Camp QE is for children aged 5 – 13 years (must be 5 prior to 31 August 2021 – Year 1 school age) and the price for the full week is £250 per child or £55 per day, with sibling discount available. The camp runs from 9:00 to 16:00 and free wraparound care is available, from 8:00 – 17:30. Included in the price as well is a hot lunch and snacks.

Visit and click under ‘Camps & Courses’ to book your places. You can also like us on Facebook to see photos and more information.


01423 33 33 30
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SCS Sports Camps and Parties are run by teachers, headed up by Simon Scholfield, Head of Prep PE at Gateways School in Leeds. Customers come back to SCS time and time again and love the jam-packed day full of games and sports!

The camps and parties are aimed at children from age 4 to 13 and provide sporting fun and education. Sports and games include unihoc, tag rugby, football, tennis, lacrosse,  basketball, netball, squash, capture the flag, bombs and torpedoes, dodgeball to name a few!

Book online for forthcoming dates:
  • Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th Oct
  • Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th Oct
  • Thursday 16th and Friday 17th December

Time: 9:30-16:00 (wraparound available 8:00-17:30)

Come and join in the fun!



Carlton Lodge Activity Days

Thurs, 28th October


These Activities are aimed at children aged 8-14 yrs.


[Registration is from 9.10am] Activities start at 9.30am and finish at approx. 4.30pm.


Covid safe measures are in place.


To book your child[ren] for Activities please go to to our website.



Funclub: Holidays

Holidays are planned in advance to offer loads of fun, with at least two outings each week. We offer activities at the school such as T-shirt painting, wet and wild water fun, messy crafts, quizzes, karaoke and dance and many other lively activities. Outings on offer are varied and fun, using public transport, coaches. often by foot and sometimes on bikes.

07718 335368


Harrogate Gymnastic Camps

Holiday camps available, book online.

Harrogate Hockey Club

Harrogate Hockey Club are running half term holiday sports camps for 7-14s boys and girls, more info available please call Chris
07547942990 – any questions please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Kids at Heart

Located in welcoming, caring, stimulating environments, we offer a wide range of activities including varied arts and crafts, outdoor play and sports, games, quizzes and cooking. During school holidays a fantastic full activity plan is in place based on children’s current interests and tried and tested favourites.

01423 862192


Kixx Harrogate Half Term Holiday Club

Limited places available: Ripon City AFC and Hampsthwaite Primary School.


See their Facebook page for more details.

Multi Sports Camp Harrogate

Coach Mark on 07912 178917

Red Kite Schoolies Holiday Club

Monday 25th – Thursday 28th Oct

Halloween Party Friday 29th

01423 867345