Half-term fun is back at The Trafford Centre! Switch off and enjoy a movie at the ODEON cinema, get a hole in one at Paradise Island Adventure Golf or swing through the trees at Trafford Treetops.

Once you’ve worked up an appetite, fill those rumbling bellies with a delicious meal with over 50 restaurants to choose from.

Zoe Inman, centre director at The Trafford Centre, said: “It’s time to have some much-deserved fun! With over 200 stores, restaurants and leisure attractions all under one roof, as well as some exciting events to keep the little ones entertained, the whole family is guaranteed to have a great day out.”

Centre opening hours during half-term are 10am–10pm Monday – Saturday and 12pm–6pm on Sundays. Visitor information, including a full list of restaurants and leisure venues, can be found here:   

The Good Nature Garden at Selfridges, 28 – 31 May (12pm – 4pm)

Join Selfridges for some handmade ice cream, delicious summery tipples and soft drinks outdoors. Tuck into chocolate, vanilla, honeycomb and raspberry flavours (plus a whole hoard of toppings) and relax on comfy picnic benches outside Selfridges.

Take a spin on the Victorian Carousel

Take a spin on our beautiful Victorian Carousel – it’s a treat for children (and grown-ups!) of all ages. Open until Sunday 6 June, 11am – 8pm. Costs £3 per person.

Go topsy-turvy in The Upside-Down House

The Upside-Down House is a topsy-turvy experience which gives you the chance to take ‘zero gravity’ selfies. Find it (on its head) outside the Great Hall. Costs £4 per person weekdays, £5 per person weekends and bank holidays (under threes go free).

It’s all about the fun at Namco Funscape

Bowl a strike in one, try Europe’s fastest dodgems or enjoy over 150 video and arcade games – there’s something for all the family at Namco Funscape.

Book your mission at Laser Quest

Whether you’re 7 or 77, you’ll love the adrenaline pumping exhilaration of stalking your opponents and unleashing a volley of laser fire in the battle zone of the 21st century. Each game session lasts between 20-25 minutes, bookings can be made in advance for groups of up to six people.

Go on a treetop adventure at Trafford Treetops

Swing, climb and hop through the trees at Trafford Treetops Adventure. This unique urban course offers over 20 challenges and obstacles, complete with a zipline at the end of the course to bring you back down to earth! Tickets cost £9.97 for adults and children.

Score a hole in one at Paradise Island Adventure Golf

Get a hole in one amidst an indoor tropical paradise. Putt your way past mystical stone carvings and tropical tiki huts at one of two 18-hole indoor golf courses. Bookings are recommended.