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National Play Day

Wednesday, 3rd August ,2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Join us for a day of fun and activity in the beautiful surroundings of Haigh Woodland Park.

There’s lot to see and do including:
· Activity sessions
· Multi sports
· Crafts
· Adventure play ground
· Inflatables
· High ropes*
And more! Watch this space for more information.

Food and drink is available on site in the Kitchen Courtyard

*Please note, charges apply for car parking and some activities on site.Families are invited to get involved in a day of fun at Haigh Woodland Park as part of National Play Day celebrations on Wednesday 3 August, when Mayor of Wigan, Councillor Ron Conway, will officially open ‘High Ropes’, the parks latest attraction.

Last year’s play day was a huge success with over 5000 people visiting the park and this year is expected to be even busier with a wide range of free activities, planned across the day, including sports and games, inflatables, storytelling and arts and crafts.

Young visitors can also enjoy the park’s adventure play area offering adventure climbing, swings, a treehouse and an interactive play feature but are also encouraged to bring bikes and scooters and make use of the extensive park trails.


Activities on site are aimed at youngsters aged between 5 and 13. Many activities are free, however there is a charge for high ropes and some activities provided by third party organisations. Please note that new parking charges apply at Haigh Woodland Park.

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Wednesday, 3rd August ,2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Haigh Woodland Park
School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom
01942 828 280