Activities for Families
There is a wide range of activities on offer for families across Oxfordshire. Getting active together is a fantastic way to have fun, keep the kids occupied and move more at the same time. Whether you play frisbee in your garden or park, take part in Street Tag or find your local cycle routes or walks, there is something for everyone.
Cherwell District Council’s FAST programme
The FAST programme helps families in Banbury, Bicester and Kidlington get active. It is designed to provide free or significantly reduced priced physical activities for families to enjoy. Some of the activities include bowling, swimming, clip n climb, football and gym sessions.
A free fun app for a smartphone which turns physical activity into a game. Walk, cycle or run your way around to collect Street Tag points. Hit the top of the leader board and become winners!
Activities to enjoy at home
We've come up with our favourite activities you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home - perfect for the Summer holidays if the British weather is not on our side!
ZooTropolis – Yoga 10 minute shake-ups
Toy Story – Hide and seek
Joe Wicks – PE Videos
Imoves – Quick blasts
Youth Sport Trust – Circus Skills
Youth Sport Trust – Snakes and Ladders
Oxfordshire has a variety of different walks or trails within all the county's districts. Walking is free, enjoyable for all and one of the best ways to explore our county. To find a walk in your local area, click here.
Just like the Oxfordshire's walking routes, the county boasts some great cycling routes too! GO Active provides all the information you may need whether your family are experienced cyclists or completely new to cycling. For the best cycling routes, click here or if you are just getting started, click here.
GO Active Outdoors
Oxford City Council's GO Active Outdoors programme offers all the information you need to find an array parks, green spaces and waterways spread across the city.