Top local listings for July events in Surrey that are perfect for babies, toddlers, big kids and families!

Discover what’s on near you, including children’s activities, workshops, shows, open days and fun things to do. You can add to our list of July events in Surrey by visiting our Add Event page.

JULY EVENTS IN SURREY

Toddler Saturdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Sat 1st Jul 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Saturday Science Club at Brooklands Museum
Sat 1st July, 10.30am – 1.00pm
Marvellous machines – Suitable for 10-14 year olds
This Saturday Science Club will explore the many uses of gears and levers with interactive examples and build a mechanical toy using cams.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: Price per child for ALL FOUR Saturday Workshops is £100 (£90 for children whose household has a Family/Club Level Membership).

Life’s a Beach at Camberley
1st July 2017 – 4.00pm – 5.00pm
The Heatherside Community Centre, Martindale Avenue, Heatherside, Camberley Surrey, GU15 1BB
Roll up! Roll up! Pack your buckets and spades, we have all the fun of the seaside right here at Mess Around! Including all the messy classics like hook-a-duck, goldfish jelly and ice cream.
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Life’s a Beach at Farnham
2nd Jul 2017, 10.00am-11.00am 
Churt Village Hall, Churt, Farnham, GU10 2JA
Roll up! Roll up! Pack your buckets and spades, we have all the fun of the seaside right here at Mess Around! Including all the messy classics like hook-a-duck, goldfish jelly and ice cream.
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Mini Beast Safari Week at Birdworld
2nd Jul 2017, 10.00am-6.00pm
Holt Pound, Farnham GU10 4LD
Between 7th – 11th August, Mini Beast Safari Week will begin and plethora of unusual creatures will take over the park!  Join the Park’s keepers as they introduce slithering and crawling critters, make specially themed arts and crafts, take part in face painting, follow a bug-themed activity trail and lots more.
birdworld.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission prices apply

Classical Babies Concert in Teddingham
Fri 7th July 2017, starts 11.00am
Landmark Arts Centre, Ferry Rd, TW11 9NN
Studying at the Royal Academy of Music, Ben de Souza is a true master of the accordion and will dazzle his audience of all ages this month in Teddington! 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!

Swedish Straw Goats at Haslemere Educational Museum
Sat 8th Jul 2017, 10.00am – 12.00pm
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Children’s event run by the staff of the Horniman Museum to coincide with their loan of Swedish Straw Goats as part of The Rustic Renaissance exhibition and the Arts and Crafts weekend.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost:FREE

Life’s a Beach at Guildford
8th July 2017 – 10.30am -11.30am
Guildford Spectrum, Parkway, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1UP
Roll up! Roll up! Pack your buckets and spades, we have all the fun of the seaside right here at Mess Around! Including all the messy classics like hook-a-duck, goldfish jelly and ice cream.
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Toddler Tuesdays at Surrey Heath Museum
Tues 11th Jul 2017, 10.30am-12.00pm
Knoll Road, Camberley, Gu15 3HH
Free drop-in fun and craft sessions for the under 5s. No need to book.
www.surreyheath.gov.uk
Cost: 50p suggested donation

Storytelling for Under 5s at the Lightbox
Tue 11th Jul 2017, 11.00am – 11.40am
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Join us for some stories, rhymes and hands-on creative fun either in the Studio or around the gallery. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. Accompanying adult goes free

Mini Aces Under 5s  Club– Brooklands Museum
13th Jul 2017, 10.30am – 12.15pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Mini Aces club brings the Museum to life through stories, craft, song and dance. With a focus on different objects, stories and exhibits each month, children will discover the treasures we have in our collection and build self-confidence in a new and exciting environment.
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: £2.00 per child

Classical Babies Concert in Epsom
Fri 14th July 2017, starts 11.00am
Epsom Methodist Church, Ashley Rd, KT18 5AQ
Studying at the Royal Academy of Music, Ben de Souza is a true master of the accordion and will dazzle his audience of all ages this month in Epsom! 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!

Summer Open Day at Nower Wood
Sat 15th Jul 2017, 11.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Nower Wood Educational Nature Reserve, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8QA
Visit our new education centre and discover more about Nower Wood.  Lots of free activities are on offer (suitable for children aged 3+ years) – minibeast hunting, pond dipping, woodland play and more.
www.surreywildlifetrust.org/events
Cost: FREE

Minibeasts and Microscopes at Nower Wood
Sat 15th Jul 2017, 11.00am –  2.00pm 
Nower Wood Educational Nature Reserve, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8QA
A family event at Nower Wood suitable for children aged 4 years and up.  Discover the wonderful world of minibeasts.  We will collect creatures from the woodland and ponds and then see them in amazing details under our video-microscope!
www.surreywildlifetrust.org/events
Cost: Members £7.50, Non-Members £10.00

Life’s a Beach at Chertsey
15th July 2017 – 1.00pm – 2.00pm
St. Peter’s Church, Windsor Street, Chertsey, Surrey, KT16 8AT
Roll up! Roll up! Pack your buckets and spades, we have all the fun of the seaside right here at Mess Around! Including all the messy classics like hook-a-duck, goldfish jelly and ice cream.
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5

Cub Badge Day at Birdworld
16th Jul 2017, 10.00am-6.00pm
Holt Pound, Farnham GU10 4LD
The day, which returns for 2017 will be packed full interesting facts and the chance to work towards a number of different badges and attend interesting talks throughout the day.  
birdworld.co.uk
Cost: Normal admission prices apply

Painting for Under 5s at the Lightbox
21st July 2017, 11.00am – 11.45am
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Dress for mess and join us for some painting fun. All materials included. Advance booking required.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £3 per child. Accompanying adult goes free

Five go on a Garden Adventure! at RHS Garden Wisley
22nd Jul – 31st Jul 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey, GU23 6QB
Come with us on an adventure this summer to celebrate Enid Blyton’s Famous Five! Join us for some jolly japes around the garden! Follow the self-guided trail and help Uncle Quentin uncover the clues about the Robo Bees. Enjoy themed crafts, den building, garden games and storytelling.
www.rhs.org.uk/gardens/wisley
Cost: Normal garden admission

Life’s a Beach at  Goldsworth Park
22nd July 2017, 10.30am-11.30am 
Goldsworth Park, Wishbone Way, Woking, GU21 3RT
Roll up! Roll up! Pack your buckets and spades, we have all the fun of the seaside right here at Mess Around! Including all the messy classics like hook-a-duck, goldfish jelly and ice cream.
www.messarounduk.com
Cost: Single child (with two adults) £10, Sibling £5 

Fun and Games with Jaques at Ham House
22nd & 23rd Jul 17 – 10.00pm -17.00pm
Ham Street, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7RS
Come and play, join us for a weekend of garden games with Jaques of London at Ham.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ham-house-and-garden
Cost: Activities are FREE but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

Animal Antics at Godstone Farm
Sat 22nd Jul – Sun 3rd Sept 2017 , 10.00am-6.00pm
Tilburstow Hill Rd, Godstone RH9 8LX
Get set for a jam packed summer of animal fun as we introduce to you…Animal Antics!!
godstonefarm.co.uk
Cost: 1 Adult & 1 child £6.50, 1 Adult & 2 Children £9.75, 1 Adult & 3 Children £13.00, Additional Adults £3.25

Wild Summer Camp at Painshill
24th July – 11th Aug 2017, 9.00 – 16.30
Portsmouth Road, Cobham, Surrey, KT11 1JE
Have a wild time this summer with campfires, wild art, bushcraft and den building (for children aged 8 to 13 years).
www.painshill.co.uk
Cost: £40 per day or £170 for five days.

Summer Holiday Fun – Brooklands Museum
24th – 28th Jul 2017, 10.00am – 17.00pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Our popular car rides will be operating from 11am-1pm and from 2-4pm (subject to weather). Take a trip in a vintage-style car up Test Hill or along the Members’ Banking of the old Race Track, courtesy of the Brooklands Volunteer Car Rides Team. During School Holidays, we run dedicated Kids Tours on Concorde at set times during the day. The tour is tailored for our younger audience, with fun and noise encouraged!
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: Normal Admission Charges Apply

Balloon Modelling at the Lightbox
Tue 25th Jul 2017, 11.00am – 13.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
After proving a hit at last year’s Summer Family Fun Festival, Grahame the Balloon Modeller will be back in our courtyard for one morning only transforming simple balloons into fantastical creatures and objects.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Make your own Paper Aquarium at the Lightbox
Tue 25th Jul 2017, 13.30pm – 15.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Build your own paper underwater adventure to play with in your summer holidays.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Mermaids and Mermen at the Lightbox
Wed 26th Jul 2017, 11.00am – 13.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Start the day by joining the fish underwater in this Mermaids and Mermen inspired drop-in, using a variety of materials to create a shimmering sea for our Pirates and Mermaids Day.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Mermaids and Mermen at the Lightbox
Wed 26th Jul 2017, 13.30pm – 16.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Arrrr, Matey, turn yourself into a pirate to continue our Pirates and Mermaids Day, by making your own pirate hat from paper and recycled materials.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Shetland Pony Petting at the Lightbox
Thur 27th  Jul 2017, 11.00am – 13.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
A pop up petting zoo will be set up in The Lightbox courtyard as two adorable miniature Shetland ponies come to visit. Visitors will be able to interact with and pet the friendly ponies, including stroking and brushing their manes.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Swedith Straw Goats at Haslemere Educational Museum
Thu 27th Jul 2017, 10.30am – 1.30m
78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 2LA
Examine the fossils in our handling collection, make a plaster ‘fossil’ to take home and do some fossil art activities.
www.haslemeremuseum.co.uk
Cost:£2.00

Giant Garden Games at the Lightbox
Fri 28th Jul 2017, 11.00am – 13.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Join us for a morning of free giant garden games which include nostalgic classics such as snakes and ladders, Connect 4, KerPlunck, Jenga and hook-a-duck.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Bubble Fun and Face Painting at the Lightbox
Fri 28th Jul 2017, 13.30pm – 16.00pm
Chobham Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 4AA
Our popular expert face painters will be back in our courtyard to transform little faces into sparkly butterflies, superhero characters and friendly animals – all for free! Afterwards enjoy constructing a variety of bubble makers with us – learn how they work in our Courtyard and then test them out at home.
www.thelightbox.org.uk
Cost: £2 per child. 

Summer Holiday Fun – Brooklands Museum
31st Jul 2017, 10.00am – 17.00pm
Brooklands Road, Weybridge, Surrey ,KT13 0QN
Our popular car rides will be operating from 11am-1pm and from 2-4pm (subject to weather). Take a trip in a vintage-style car up Test Hill or along the Members’ Banking of the old Race Track, courtesy of the Brooklands Volunteer Car Rides Team. During School Holidays, we run dedicated Kids Tours on Concorde at set times during the day. The tour is tailored for our younger audience, with fun and noise encouraged!
www.brooklandsmuseum.com
Cost: Normal Admission Charges Apply