Free and Fun Things to do this Summer Holiday

With the Summer holidays starting for many this week, we’ve gathered some links for free or lower-cost activities across Milton Keynes over the next 6 weeks. We can’t verify all the offers or deals, so please do check with the individual organisations, restaurants or supermarkets before you head out on your adventures.

MK Council:

Free activities and food from 1-25 August:

Holiday activities and food 2022 | Milton Keynes Council (

MK Citizen have compiled a list of free or budget-friendly family fun:

15 totally free or cheap places to go with your children in Milton Keynes this summer | Milton Keynes Citizen

Kids eat free or at a reduced price:

Table88 – Free Hot Meals, Charity

Kids eat free summer holidays 2022: All the UK supermarket cafes and restaurants – Heart

Visit a New Park:

A new park in Oakhill to explore!

New children’s play park complete with zipwire and climbing frame opens in Milton Keynes | Milton Keynes Citizen

Milton Keynes Kids:

Laura from Milton Keynes Kids has a host of free and fun suggestions on her site. Check out the pinned post on her Facebook page for a comprehensive list of Summer Holiday events:

(1) Milton Keynes Kids | Facebook

MK Libraries:

Get involved in their Summer Reading Challenge:

Summer Reading Challenge | Milton Keynes Council (

Parks Trust:

Summer open days at Howe Park Wood and lots of ideas for exploring the green spaces of Milton Keynes:

What’s On in Milton Keynes’ Parks | The Parks Trust