KidsFest: 7th to 21st July 2018.KidsFest is an annual two-week festival designed especially for children up to 13 years in Christchurch City, and Waimakariri and Selwyn Districts. The festival offers a range of sports, games and adventures during the school holidays to help keep kids active.

The festival runs from Saturday 7th to Saturday 21st July 2018.

Here are a selection of some of the activities at KidsFest:

  • Pool parties;
  • Days in the Park with the CCC Park Rangers;
  • Scavenger or treasure hunts;
  • Discomania (Thursday 12th and Tuesday 17th July)
  • Wild Wonderful Circus World (Friday 13th to Sunday 15th July); and
  • Navigational Rampage (Sunday 15th and Monday 16th July).

Kids can also have a go at a new activity such as:

  • Ball sports like basketball, netball, rugby, squash or table tennis;
  • blokarting;
  • horse riding;
  • ice skating;
  • kickboxing or boxing drills;
  • martial arts like aikido, karate, kung fu, or judo;
  • mountain biking; and
  • trampolining or gymnastics.

Find out more about KidsFest. Most activities at KidsFest are either free or low-cost.

Get updates on events on the KidsFest Facebook page.