School holidays! Holiday programmes, events, and activities – July 2018

Find out what's on this school holidays for Christchurch children. Check out the holiday programmes and activities at our libraries and learning centres, and shows and performances for kids. The winter school holidays run from Saturday 7 July until Sunday 22 July.

Holiday programmes and activities at the library

Our libraries and learning centres offer a variety of accessible, safe and affordable activities for children during their school holidays. Programmes and activities are aimed at children between the ages of five and 15 years:

Christchurch holiday programmes and workshops

KidsFest is on in the winter holidays - browse the website to see all the events on in Canterbury.

The following organisations regularly run holiday programmes or workshops for kids or teens in the July 2018 holidays

Search CINCH, our Community Information Christchurch database, for more Canterbury holiday programmes.
Find an OSCAR programme (Out of School Care and Recreation).

Shows, movies, and performances

Kid friendly movies on in the holidays include: The Incredibles 2 and Hotel Transylvania 3: A monster vacation. 

What's on in Christchurch

Check out family events for kid-friendly goings on.

Things to do, and places to go in Christchurch

Some of these venues are free, but others have a entry fee. There is more information on their websites.

For more events and activities, search Eventfinda.