The February half term may be a time for school aged children to cut loose, but that doesn’t mean under 5’s should have to take a back seat.

We know that finding activities suitable for smaller kids is difficult during the school holidays, so we’ve put together our selection of the best February half term events in Surrey for babies, toddlers and younger children.

If you know of any more great February half term events in Surrey , you can visit our Add Event page.

Events: Running throughout half-term

February Half Term at Hobbledown
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 9.00am-7.00pm (outside areas close at dusk)
Horton Lane, Epsom, Surrey KT198PT
Get out into the fresh air and enjoy some of our award winning adventure equipment, whether it be our Tree Top Climbing Towers, Hobtastic High Ropes Course or checking out the 400+ animals we have on show. In addition to the usual attractions we will have daily Hobbledown show time in Topperpot’s Teepee Theatre and visits from our new character Old Man Tom and Professor’s Topperpot’s latest invention – his magical bubble bike.
www.hobbledown.com
Cost: Normal admission applies.

Half-Term at Hatchlands Park
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
Hatchlands Park, Guildford, Surrey GU4 7RT
Explore inside a tree, build a den or run around in the rain. See how many 50 things you can enjoy this half term.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/hatchlands-park
Cost: Normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Woolly Week at Godstone Farm
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
Tilburstow Hill Road, Godstone, Surrey RH9 8LX
Join us for lots of farm fun and brand new craft and play activity ‘Sheep Herding Hustle’! Join the team in the Main Barn for fun and interesting talks. There are lots of ewes ready to give birth and new born lambs to see, if you are lucky you might even see one being born. Meet Shelley the Sheep and enjoy free sheep craft & the Sheep Herding Hustle. New tea rooms now open.
godstonefarm.co.uk
Cost: Adult 16+ £8.90, Children 2-16 years £8.90, Children 1 year £3.40

February Half Term Fun at Bocketts Farm
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 10.00am-5.30pm
Young Street, Fetcham, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 9BS
Enjoy a great family day out this February Half term with the start of the spring lambing! Over 70 gorgeous new born lambs due; Meet the Shepherd in sessions throughout the day; Birds of Prey flying demonstrations; Meet miniature Shetland ponies in the Pony Parlour.
www.bockettsfarm.co.uk
Cost: Adult £9.50, Children 3-17 years £9.95, Children 2 years £8.30, Under 2’s FREE

Half Term at the Watts Gallery, Artists’ Village
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 10.30am-5.00pm
Down Lane, Compton, Guildford, Surrey GU3 1DQ
Get crafty at the Artists’ Village this half term as the celebrate 200 years since the birth of G F Watts. There will be a variety of activities on offer, from an introduction to oil painting (11 Feb) to mini horse making (14-19 Feb). Some activities are free with admission, while others charge an addition fee (see website for details).
www.wattsgallery.org.uk
Cost: £9.50 adults, 16 & under FREE, Half price Tuesday £4.75

Butterflies in the Glasshouse – RHS Wisley
Sat 11 Feb – Sun 19 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 4.30pm
Wisley Ln, Wisley, Woking GU23 6QB
February half term at Wisley is packed with free family events; create your own butterfly watering can, make a bubble-art butterfly and make your own rain stick decorated with butterflies.
www.rhs.org.uk
Cost: Activities are free with normal garden admission

Half Term Family Fun – Brooklands Museum
Mon 13 Feb – Fri 17 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge ,Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Lots on offer this half term at Brooklands, include vintage car rides, bus rides, concorde tour and much more.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: Adults: £11.00 Child £6.00

February Activate at Guildford Spectrum
Mon 13 Feb – Sun 26 Feb 2017, various times
Parkway, Guildford, Surrey GU1 1UP
Activate programme has the holiday course for you and will ensure your child will have fun throughout those school free days. As ever we guarantee your Activate time will be fun-packed and if you want to get serious, we’ve got professional coaching in an amazing range of sports activities. From single afternoon activity sessions to full fun-packed days.
www.guildfordspectrum.co.uk
Cost: Various (see website for details)

 

Events: Saturday 11 Feb and Sunday 12 Feb 2017

Wild Families at Newlands Corner
Sat 11 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 12.30pm
Newlands Corner Visitor Centre, Newlands Corner, Shere Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 8SE
A fun session for the whole family! Games, crafts and activities for all to participate in and get engaged with nature. Activity pack to take home included.
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £5 per person. Babes in arms FREE

The Girl and the Giraffe at G Live, Guildford
Sat 11 Feb 2017, 11.30am & 2.30pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Charming puppetry, an enchanting soundscape and beautiful storytelling combine in this sensitive show about love and friendship, told from a child’s perspective. For ages 3 – 6.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Tickets £10.50, Family £34.00 (4 people, min. 1 adult)

Stand and Deliver! Your Money or your Life! at Bourne Hall Museum Kids Club
Sat 11 Feb 2017, 1.00pm-2.30pm
Spring Street, Ewell, Surrey KT17 1UF
The Club for young people 8+ who love history. Meet a highwayman evading the law and hear their side of the story. Decide for yourself if they were gentlemen or just villains.
www.epsomandewellhistoryexplorer.org.uk
Cost: £5 per child (includes 1 free accompanying adult)

 

Events: Monday 13 Feb 2017

Creative Orchestra at G Live, Guildford
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Participants will spend two days with professional conductor and workshop leader Patrick Bailey, musicians from Southern Pro Musica and experienced tutors from Surrey Music Hub to develop instrumental and ensemble skills, and crate a brand new piece of music… from scratch! It is not essential to read musical notation to join. Any instrument and musical background welcome. Any standard (approximate guideline grades 1-4). Ages 8 – 14 years.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Tickets £65.00 for 2 days

Pottery Throwing at Grayshott Pottery
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 4.00pm
School Road, Hindhead, Surrey GU26 6LR
Join us this half term for a fun lesson on how to throw your very own piece of pottery on a traditional potter’s wheel. Open to children and adults. All under 16s to be accompanied please.
www.grayshottpottery.com
Cost: £12.50 per person, per slot. Pre-booking required.

Half Term Pop-Up Cinema, Hinchley Wood
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 1.15pm & 4.00pm
St Christopher’s Hall, Claygate Lane, Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey KT10 0AQ
Share classic family films with your child, including Honey, I shrunk the Kids, Big, and The Lion King. Nostalgic Film Club is brought to you by Youth Club Events, a London based start-up bringing pop-up events and experiences to everyone willing to unleash their inner child. No adults allowed, only big kids. It’s serious fun!
www.facebook.com/nostalgicfilmclub
Cost: Adults £8, Children £6

 

Events: Tuesday 14 Feb 2017

Wild Woodland Camps at Painshill
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 9.00am – 4.00pm
Portsmouth Road, Cobham, Surrey KT11 1JE
Have a wild time this half term with tracking, wild art, bushcraft and den building (For children from 8 to 13 years).
www.painshill.co.uk
Cost: £40 a day. Booking required.

Animal Antics – Free Half Term Activities at Surrey History Centre
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
Join us for February half term as we learn about the role of animals in Surrey’s past and get creative with our free drop in family activities. Activities include; create a new species of animal, make your own animal mask, design the animals’ circus outfits, solve the zebra’s stripy puzzle, make a puppet farm and many more. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervising their children.
www.surreycc.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Half Term Craft Activity Fun at Chertsey Museum
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.00am-11.00am or 11.30am-12.30pm
The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8AT
Free family craft activity making Door Hangers
www.chertseymuseum.org.uk
Cost: £3.00 per child

Wild Explorers at Furzefield Wood
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 3.30pm
Radstock Way, Merstham, Surrey, RH1 3NL
This fun day will involve games, exploring, crafts, den building, toasting marshmallows, fire lighting and more!
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £20 per child

Creative Orchestra at G Live, Guildford
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Participants will spend two days with professional conductor and workshop leader Patrick Bailey, musicians from Southern Pro Musica and experienced tutors from Surrey Music Hub to develop instrumental and ensemble skills, and crate a brand new piece of music… from scratch! It is not essential to read musical notation to join. Any instrument and musical background welcome. Any standard (approximate guideline grades 1-4). Ages 8 – 14 years.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Tickets £65.00 for 2 days

Pottery Throwing at Grayshott Pottery
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 4.00pm
School Road, Hindhead, Surrey GU26 6LR
Join us this half term for a fun lesson on how to throw your very own piece of pottery on a traditional potter’s wheel. Open to children and adults. All under 16s to be accompanied please.
www.grayshottpottery.com
Cost: £12.50 per person, per slot. Pre-booking required.

WWF Earth Hour Workshops at the Living Planet Centre
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 11.15am & 12.00pm
Brewery Road, Rufford House, Woking, Surrey GU21 4LL
At 8.30 p.m. on Saturday 25 March 2017, hundreds of millions of people across the world will switch off their lights to show decision-makers that we care about our environment and the effects of climate change. Come and watch our short inspirational Earth Hour film. Then create a colourful recycled lantern with powerful messaging to shine brightly on the night. Suitable for children aged 4 years and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
www.wwf.org.uk
Cost: £3 suggested donation

Half Term Pop-Up Cinema, Hinchley Wood
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 1.15pm & 4.00pm
St Christopher’s Hall, Claygate Lane, Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey KT10 0AQ
Share classic family films with your child, including Honey, I shrunk the Kids, Big, and The Lion King. Nostalgic Film Club is brought to you by Youth Club Events, a London based start-up bringing pop-up events and experiences to everyone willing to unleash their inner child. No adults allowed, only big kids. It’s serious fun!
www.facebook.com/nostalgicfilmclub
Cost: Adults £8, Children £6

Fun with Clay at the Lightbox
Tue 14 Feb 2017, 11.00am – 11.45am
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Make a container out of air drying clay and have fun learning how to decorate it using different techniques, such as relief, stencilling and printing using natural objects.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £6.50 per child. Accompanying adult goes free

 

Events: Wednesday 15 Feb 2017

Animal Antics – Free Half Term Activities at Surrey History Centre
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
Join us for February half term as we learn about the role of animals in Surrey’s past and get creative with our free drop in family activities. Activities include; create a new species of animal, make your own animal mask, design the animals’ circus outfits, solve the zebra’s stripy puzzle, make a puppet farm and many more. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervising their children.
www.surreycc.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Animation Nation at G Live, Guildford
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 10.00am-3.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Working in groups and using Apple MacBooks, stop-motion software, cameras, lights, tripods, backgrounds, modelling clay and lots of imagination you will create an animated film complete with titles, credits and music, which will then be uploaded to Animation Nation’s YouTube Channel. Perfect for ages 7-11.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Tickets £35.00

Pottery Throwing at Grayshott Pottery
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 4.00pm
School Road, Hindhead, Surrey GU26 6LR
Join us this half term for a fun lesson on how to throw your very own piece of pottery on a traditional potter’s wheel. Open to children and adults. All under 16s to be accompanied please.
www.grayshottpottery.com
Cost: £12.50 per person, per slot. Pre-booking required.

Show the Love Workshops at the Living Planet Centre
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 11.15am & 12.00pm
Brewery Road, Rufford House, Woking, Surrey GU21 4LL
Join us to craft beautiful green hearts with powerful messaging about the wildlife and places you love and cherish. We will be using a range of techniques to help you and your family create green hearts for you to wear or share to show that you care about climate change. We would love you to take part and wear your green heart on your sleeve to Show the Love for our amazing planet. Suitable for children aged 4 years and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
www.wwf.org.uk
Cost: £3 suggested donation

One World! at The Museum Of Farnham
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm
38 West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DX
Join us for a fun filled session, celebrating arts and crafts from around the world. Please drop in any time during 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm. All materials included. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that you may have to wait if the Garden Gallery is full. For ages 3-7.
farnhammaltings.com
Cost: £3 per child

Half Term Pop-Up Cinema, Hinchley Wood
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 1.15pm & 4.00pm
St Christopher’s Hall, Claygate Lane, Hinchley Wood, Esher, Surrey KT10 0AQ
Share classic family films with your child, including Honey, I shrunk the Kids, Big, and The Lion King. Nostalgic Film Club is brought to you by Youth Club Events, a London based start-up bringing pop-up events and experiences to everyone willing to unleash their inner child. No adults allowed, only big kids. It’s serious fun!
www.facebook.com/nostalgicfilmclub
Cost: Adults £8, Children £6

Funky Faces at the Lightbox
Wed 15 Feb 2017, 11.00am – 11.45am
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Come and make a wacky paper face using simple paper sculpture techniques.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. Accompanying adult goes free

 

Events: Thursday 16 Feb 2017

Animal Antics – Free Half Term Activities at Surrey History Centre
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
Join us for February half term as we learn about the role of animals in Surrey’s past and get creative with our free drop in family activities. Activities include; create a new species of animal, make your own animal mask, design the animals’ circus outfits, solve the zebra’s stripy puzzle, make a puppet farm and many more. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervising their children.
www.surreycc.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Wild Explorers at Pucks Oak Barn
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 3.30pm
The Street, Compton, Surrey, GU3 1EG
This fun day will involve games, exploring, crafts, den building, toasting marshmallows, fire lighting and more!
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £20 per child

Half Term Craft Activity Fun at Chertsey Museum
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10am-11am or 11.30am -12.30pm
The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey KT16 8AT
Free family craft activity making Wooden Spoon Animals.
www.chertseymuseum.org.uk
Cost: £3.00 per child

Animation Nation at G Live, Guildford
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Working in groups and using Apple MacBooks, stop-motion software, cameras, lights, tripods, backgrounds, modelling clay and lots of imagination you will create an animated film complete with titles, credits and music, which will then be uploaded to Animation Nation’s YouTube Channel. Perfect for ages 12-17.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Tickets £35.00

Museum Explorers – Whimsical Waistcoats at Haslemere Educational Museum
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.30am – 12.00pm
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Clothing is often important when celebrating an event, join us to design celebration waistcoats for our upcoming exhibition ‘Celebration Redesigned’. For 5-11 year olds.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost: Members £5, Non-members £7. Book advised.

WWF Earth Hour Workshops at the Living Planet Centre
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.30am, 11.15am & 12.00pm
Brewery Road, Rufford House, Woking, Surrey GU21 4LL
At 8.30 p.m. on Saturday 25 March 2017, hundreds of millions of people across the world will switch off their lights to show decision-makers that we care about our environment and the effects of climate change. Come and watch our short inspirational Earth Hour film. Then create a colourful recycled lantern with powerful messaging to shine brightly on the night. Suitable for children aged 4 years and older. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
www.wwf.org.uk
Cost: £3 suggested donation

Baubles & Bow Ties at Haslemere Educational Museum
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.30am – 1.30pm
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Join artist Diana Burch and use recycled materials to make colourful jewellery and bow ties for our upcoming exhibition ‘Celebration Redesigned’. This is a family event.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost: Members £2, Non-members £4. No need to book.

One World! at The Museum Of Farnham
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm
38 West Street, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7DX
Join us for a fun filled session, celebrating arts and crafts from around the world. Please drop in any time during 10.30am-12.30pm & 1.30pm-3.30pm. All materials included. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that you may have to wait if the Garden Gallery is full. For ages 3-7.
farnhammaltings.com
Cost: £3 per child

Justin’s Party at G Live, Guildford
Thurs 16 Feb 2017, 11.00am & 2.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Justin’s Party is a brand new show which is packed full of fantastic songs, dances and hilarious games guaranteed to make it THE party of the year! There will be lots of exciting surprises along the way and you’ll get to meet Justin’s adorable new puppy Engelbert!
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: Adult £19.50 Child £18.00

 

Events: Friday 17 Feb 2017

Animal Antics – Free Half Term Activities at Surrey History Centre
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
Join us for February half term as we learn about the role of animals in Surrey’s past and get creative with our free drop in family activities. Activities include; create a new species of animal, make your own animal mask, design the animals’ circus outfits, solve the zebra’s stripy puzzle, make a puppet farm and many more. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervising their children.
www.surreycc.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Wild Tots at Newlands Corner
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 10.00am – 12.00pm
Newlands Corner Visitor Centre, Newlands Corner, Shere Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 8SE
Join us for Forest School inspired adventures, stories and discoveries in the woods!
www.surreywildlifetrust.org
Cost: £10 per child.

3D Winter Badges at the Lightbox
Fri 17 Feb 2017, 11.00am – 11.45am
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Cheer up the chilly days with a colourful, winter-themed badge. Add a 3D element to make it really stand out.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. Accompanying adult goes free

Classical Babies Concert in Teddingham
Fri 17 Feb 2017, starts 11.00am
Landmark Arts Centre, Ferry Rd, TW11 9NN
In the first Teddington concert of 2017, contemporary trio, Trifarious, will wow both adults and babies alike with their brand new music – hot off the press! Concert lasts 40-45 minutes with a ‘Come & Try’ session afterwards to have a go on the drum kit and the piano! Healthy snacks provided and have a hot drink on them from the coffee shop! Baby-changing and buggy access available.
www.classicalbabies.com
Cost: Adults £10 on the door (please bring cash!). Babies & children FREE!

 

Events: Saturday 18 Feb & Sunday 19 Feb 2017

Animal Antics – Free Half Term Activities at Surrey History Centre
Sat 18 Feb 2017, 9.30am-4.00pm
130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND
Join us for February half term as we learn about the role of animals in Surrey’s past and get creative with our free drop in family activities. Activities include; create a new species of animal, make your own animal mask, design the animals’ circus outfits, solve the zebra’s stripy puzzle, make a puppet farm and many more. Parents/guardians are responsible for supervising their children.
www.surreycc.gov.uk
Cost: FREE

Comedy Club 4 Kids at G Live, Guildford
Sat 18 Feb 2017, 3.00pm
London Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 2AA
Do you love comedy at G Live? Then bring the family! The Comedy Club 4 Kids give you cracking entertainment for everyone over six years old and under 400 years old. We have the best comedians from the UK and world circuit doing what they do best… but without the rude bits! Suitable for ages 6-11 years and their grown-ups.
glive.co.uk/Online
Cost: £10.50, Family £33.00 (Minimum 1 adult)