Here you will find everything we have programmed for over the summer holidays.

Usually at this time of year we share our summer holiday booklet with you, highlighting all the activities, events and programmes Salford Community Leisure offer across the city.

We had hoped we would be in a position to provide our usual fun packed holiday programme during summer but unfortunately due to the uncertainty of when Covid restrictions will be lifted we cannot plan our usual programme. Don’t worry though we will still be offering a wide range of activities. Check them out below…

Clifton Country Park Clifton Country Park Café open daily 10:00am – 4:00pm for refreshments, outdoor seating and toilets.

Parr Fold Park Café open Thursday to Sunday 11:30am – 4:30pm for refreshments, outdoor seating and toilets.

Date: See below
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Cost: £40 per week (Monday to Thursday)
Age suitability: 8 to 12 years

  • Monday 26th – Thursday 29th July 2021
  • Monday 2nd – Thursday 5th August 2021
  • Monday 9th – Thursday 12th August 2021
  • Monday 16th – Thursday 19th August 2021
  • Monday 23rd – Thursday 26th August 2021

We’re excited to bring you our first ever CrossFit Kids sessions across the Summer holidays at our brand new CrossFit SCL box at Ordsall Leisure Centre!

The sessions will pair fitness and fun, led by our friendly Head Coach Chris Smith.

CrossFit Kids is a fun strength and conditioning programme that is specifically designed for kids and teenagers and helps them develop a lifelong love of fitness.  In a group setting, children and teens participate in fun and engaging workouts / games that deliver measurable results and prepare them to be well- rounded athletes physically and mentally.

To enquire and book a place please call 0161 778 0102.

Various dates between Monday 26 July to Friday 27 August, Worsley Leisure Centre
£8, booking required

Our Family Swim sessions offer you and your family to get the pool and enjoy a swim together.

You’ll book an area of the pool for up to 4 people so you can swim in your own family bubble and observe social distancing guidelines in the water. A maximum of 4 people from one household are permitted on one booking.

View Family Swim sessions via our swimming timetable →

Book a family swim session online, via our app or by calling your local leisure centre.

Monday 2 to Thursday 5 August 2021, 9am – 4pm, Moorside High School
Child (Arts Member) £80 | Child £100, booking required

The MAPAS Summer School is back for 2021! The theme for this year is ‘Musical Maidens’ so come and join us as we celebrate the amazing contribution of women in music. Throughout the week children will compose and learn brand new music which will be performed in our end of week concert especially for family and friends.

View full event and book →

Make sure you visit one of Salford’s amazing heritage sites this summer. We’ve got loads of events planned for the family and more with storytelling, workshops and outdoor activities.

Be sure to check out our upcoming exhibitions, including tours and show specific events to be announced.

To find out more and keep up to date with the heritage goings on, sign up to our mailing list at the bottom of any of our website pages!

Visit Ordsall Hall’s website →

Throughout July and August, Ordsall Hall
Various ticket options and prices, see individual theatre performances for info

Ordsall Hall will this year be hosting a fantastic 3 month programme of outdoor theatre in the grand setting of our spectacular Grade I Listed Manor House. Working with some of the most popular touring companies on the circuit, we will make sure you get to see some of the greatest theatre shows of 2021 and enjoy a memorable day with friends and family in our stunning gardens.

View all outdoor theatre performances and book →

Get inspired with Salford Libraries this summer! Why not have a go at our BRAND NEW Big Salford Summer Read by joining up at any library, reading at least 3 books and entering into a prize draw to win a Kindle! There are plenty of mini challenges and activities to keep you entertained over the summer.

Come down to our libraries to get crafty and enjoy some storytelling, hands-on activities and book-themed fun this summer! Details of activities for families will be released soon – watch this space!

Make sure you visit one of Salford’s amazing heritage sites this summer. We’ve got loads of events planned for the family and more with storytelling, workshops and outdoor activities.

Be sure to check out our upcoming exhibitions, including tours and show specific events to be announced.

To find out more and keep up to date with the heritage goings on, sign up to our mailing list at the bottom of any of our website pages!

Visit Salford Museum & Art Gallery’s website →

Starting from 26th July, Salford Sports Village
£10 per day / £40 full week, booking required

In partnership with Salford City FC and Foundation 92, we are once again running our soccer camp at Salford Sports Village.

The camp offers children aged 5-12 years the chance to get active and out on the pitch for some quality coaching from qualified instructors.

Individual days can be booked or the full week can be booked at a discounted rate.

Camp running from 9am-12pm on the following dates:

  • Week 1: Monday 26th to Friday 30th July
  • Week 2: Monday 2nd to Friday 6th August
  • Week 3: Monday 9th to Friday 13th August
  • Week 4: Monday16th to Friday 20th August

View full event and book →

From Monday 26 July to Thursday 19 August, various locations across the city
FREE, booking required

All the SCL Summer Camps are now SOLD OUT!

We are running 3 holiday clubs over the summer holidays as part of the ‘Salford Summer of Fun’ initiative. Clubs will be held at St Patrick’s High School, Oasis Academy and Walkden Co-op Academy.

Come along and join in a range of fun activities. Activities will include football, dodgeball, kwik cricket, basketball, arts and crafts and much more!

All holiday clubs are FREE! 

Throughout the Summer Holidays, all Leisure Centres
Adult £4.10 / Junior £2.30 / Members FREE

Splash into Summer and bring the kids down to our fantastic Splash sessions, there will be floats and lots of fun and laughter to be had.

All children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult (18yrs+).

Splash sessions will be available Monday to Friday during the summer holidays and times will vary across our leisure centres. View all sessions via our swimming timetable →

Please pre-register your details prior to attending a Splash session.

Starting from 9th August, St Ambrose Barlow High School
Various prices, see below, booking required

Our SCL summer camp is back at Ambrose Barlow for young people aged 5-12 years.

Come along and join our team of experienced sports coaches and specialist tutors in a range of fun activities this summer. Activities will include football, dodgeball, kwik cricket, basketball, dance and gymnastics and much more.

Camp running from Monday 9th to Friday 13th August and Monday 16th to Friday 20th August.

Individual days can be booked or the full week can be booked at a discounted rate.

  • 8.00am – 5.30pm – Breakfast and Afternoon snack extended hours (£78 full week or £20 per day)
  • 9.00am – 3.30pm – Camp only (£58 full week or £15 per day)

View full event and book →

Throughout the holidays, Salford Watersports Centre
Various prices for sessions, see website for details

Salford Watersports Centre will be hosting a range of fun and exciting outdoor watersports courses and activities sessions during the holidays. The centre has already programmed some junior courses and will be announcing extra courses, one-off tasters, and family sessions in the weeks to come.

View all summer courses and book →