Lion Walk Shopping Centre and Red Lion Yard at the heart of Colchester town centre are putting on a programme of FREE summer fun activities and entertainment every Friday and Saturday during the school holidays. Running to Saturday 30 August, activities range from craft workshops to treasure hunts, giant games to face painting.
On Friday 15 August kids will be able to participate in a lion themed treasure hunt, seeking out clues located throughout Lion Walk and Red Lion Yard, and with the opportunity to win some roaringly good prizes. Meanwhile, on Saturday 16 August shoppers of all ages can chill out to some live music.
The following weekend, Friday 22 August and Saturday 23 August, kids can participate in a number of fun activities including a craft workshop, face painting as well as the popular lion treasure hunt.
The final weekend of summer fun, Friday 29 and Saturday 30 August, will see Lion Walk and Red Lion Yard’s marvellous mascot Larry the Lion giving away free balloons and posing for selfies (post your selfie at Lion Walk or Red Lion Yard with Larry on Facebook to be in with the chance of winning a great prize).There will also be the opportunity to take part in a sand art workshop as well as having fun in the giant games zone.
For more details of each activity visit Lion Walk website: www.lionwalkshopping.com
Programme of summer fun activities at Lion Walk & Red Lion Yard
15 Aug Go wild in our lion-theme treasure Hunt – track down the clues and win a prize
16 Aug Live music
22 Aug Make & take lion craft workshops
23 Aug A second chance to win prizes with our Treasure Hunt PLUS free face painting
29 Aug Sand Art Workshop
30 Aug Larry the Lion & Giant Games Zone