Days Out Wakefield

Soft Play Areas

Featured Listing

Hungry Llama, Cannon Hall Farm

logoThe Hungry Llama indoor play area is one of the biggest and best in the north of England. Packed with features including nine dramatic slides and the most up to date play equipment, it guarantees a fabulous, fun filled day whatever the weather.

The admission price is inclusive of the Farm, Outdoor adventure playground and Indoor play. Admission is priced at £7.95 per person Monday – Friday term time and £9.95 per person on Weekends and School holidays (under 2’s FREE).

We currently have a special offer on admission price Monday – Friday term time after 3.30 pm where admission is £3 per person to enter Cannon Hall Farm and the Hungry Llama Indoor play, the perfect after school treat!

Address: Cannon Hall Farm, Cawthorne, S75 4AT

Call 01226 790127


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Featured Listing

The Den

The Den is a Children’s Play Cafe in The Ridings Shopping Centre. A safe and clean play area designed for age 6 and under with a separate play zone for babies.


It is a play space with a difference, focusing on creativity and imagination. We provide a warm and friendly environment, a place where grown-ups can meet up and relax over a cuppa and have a bite to eat while their little ones play and have fun! Our well priced menu provides healthy and nutritious options as well as light bites and snacks.


We offer a wide range of activities, entertainment and classes, all included in the entry fee. No need to book, just pop in. You can meet our friendly bumble bee mascot and join us for nursery rhyme sing-along sessions!


Follow our Facebook and Instagram page to discover our daily activities and events, as they differ every week.



We also offer parties- visit our website to find out more!

Facebook: the den ridings

Instagram: thedenridings

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Xscape, Castleford

logoXscape is a place where you can play, eat or shop 364 days a year whatever the weather is doing outside. It’s packed with active entertainment, places to eat and drink, and specialist outdoor sports retailers. There’s something for all ages, whether you want a quiet coffee and a cake or a hit of adrenaline! Listed below are all the businesses that make up Xscape.


Learn to ski or snowboard on REAL SNOW at Snozone’s incredible indoor refrigerated ski slope! Snozone cater for all ages, by offering kids sledging, beginner ski and snowboard lessons and those who are more advanced can have a go on the freestyle features.

xscape sled

Scale the 47ft, Utah-inspired rock climbing tower and be suspended above the Centre’s main atrium on the Skyride. Go on – we dare you!

Gravity is Xscape Yorkshire’s latest addition, featuring wall-to-wall trampolines and even a foam pit- great for exercising, or just bouncing around and having fun!

Conquering Volcano Falls is a quest you will never forget. Set on a mysterious island amid dense jungle with a ferocious T-Rex, exploding volcano and a plunging waterfall lies 2 challenging courses of 18 holes waiting to be defeated. Book now to experience an incredible adventure for all the family.

A derelict spacecraft has crash landed into Xscape in the heart of Yorkshire. Beyond its airlock lies a 4000sqft galactic labyrinth filled with swirling smoke, strange sounds, flashing lights… and enemies!

Looking for things to do with the kids (and grown-ups!)? LaserZone is ideal for family fun, birthday parties, students, youth groups, corporate entertainment, stag and hen nights and much more.

With plenty of bowling lanes, a wide range of great tasting food and refreshing drinks, you’ll want to come back to hear the familiar sound of a strike again and again.

See all the new releases at Xscape’s new Imax Cineworld Cinema! Check out our regular film guide features via the news & offers page

Have ridiculous amounts of fun at Funstation the family arcade! Funstation is a new approach to an all-time family favourite with fun for everyone from 8 to 80 in a bright and safe environment (No driving license required for the indoor dodgems!).

xscape front

The Park is an indoor skate park located at the back of Subvert Boardstore. The Park features a wide variety of ramps and rails to suit all abilities and it’s open to skateboards, rollerblades and scooters

Your mission is to duck and dive through The Raid’s laser maze security grid and switch a fake diamond for the priceless one. Then use skill and precision to weave your way back in the fastest time possible! Lose time and points for every laser beam you break. Weekly prizes are given for the best scores!

4D Golf is unlike any crazy golf you’ve ever played, so bring the family along to putt in the UK’s first glow-in-the-dark adventure golf, with awesome 3D theming and special effects on every hole!

This fantastic simulation experience includes fast motion seating, interactive lighting and breath-taking wind effects to create the ultimate 6D motion thrill ride!
Xplore soft play and party centre offers an exciting and stimulating play experience, with its dedicated toddler area, it guarantees an indoor adventure for all ages. Plus it’s exercise in disguise!

After all that excitement and fun, you’re bound to feel a bit peckish. Try some of the fabulous food at Xscape, many of which often have great offers on to help keep the cost down!

Opening times vary please check the website

Keep up to date with offers and competition with facebook and twitter

Address: Xscape, Castleford, WF10 4TA

Call: 01977 664 794

Carr Gate Garden Centre, Wakefield

Cafe and small soft play.

The food is fresh and our chefs, often inspired by the seasons, prepare dishes with a contemporary twist on classic favourites. Breakfast, lunch and tea are served daily.

Monday to Saturday 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

Sunday 10:30 am to 4:30 pm

Address: Old Bradford Road, Carr Gate, Wakefield, WF2 0SY

Call: 0844 288 5074

Cheeky Monkeys, Wakefield

Adventure play centre consists of 2 separate play areas, multilevel play structure, ball pools, football court, car track and cars plus much more…

Address: 4 Grantley Sreet, Wakefield, WF1 4LA

Call: 01924 373 710

Fuzzy Eds, Lofthouse

Fuzzy Ed’s Fun House is a soft play area for ages 0-12 years!

Children must be under 4ft 10″ and supervised at all times! We have a baby area which caters for children 0-4 years and the older section for children aged 5-12 years old!

The Fun House is attached to a fantastic family dining pub.


Tuesdays – Sundays 11:00am – 7:00pm


Address: 719 Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield, WF3 3HF

Call: 01924 823 178

Happy Days Play Centre, Wakefield

Monday – Saturdays 9.30am – 5.30pm
Sundays 9.30am – 4.00pm

Wakefield’s indoor soft play for children up to 8 years, Happy Days has two separate areas designed to provide lots of fun in a safe environment for pre-walkers and children up to the age of 8 years.

Children’s Party packages available.
0-12 months – FREE
1 -8 years – £5.00
Additional siblings half price
FREE adults.
Child minders £2.50 per child

Address: Unit 22, Headway Business Centre, Denby Dale Road, Wakefield, WF2 7AZ
Call: 01924 360 808

Jelly Beans, Denby Dale

Jelly Beans offers a friendly, safe and relaxing soft play to visit with your young children allowing them to socialise, communicate and learn through play.


Address: Unit 20 Springfield Mills, Denby Dale, HD8 8TH

Call: 01484 860969

Little Rascals, Batley

We are a family run indoor play gym and party venue located in Batley West Yorkshire.

We cater for children between 0 and 8 years of age with lots of fun activities to keep the little ones entertained.


All our children’s parties are private so you have the whole place just for you and your guests


Monday – Friday 9:30am – 3:00pm

Saturdays 9:30am – 12:30pm (sometimes closed for morning parties)


£3.50 per childm Crawlers £2.00

Childminders £2.50 per child, crawlers £1.50


Address: Unit 7-8, Providence Works, Rouse Mill Lane, Batley, WF17 5QB

Call: 01924 471133

Playmania, Elsecar

Open 7 days a week:- Monday to Friday 9:30am to 6:30pm

Saturday & Sunday 9:30am to 5:30pm


Mondays Toddler Group and Monday Movers

Tuesdays Teletots Sensory and Play & Eat

Wednesdays Baby Rave

Thursdays Breakfast with … and Play & Eat

Fridays Be our Guest & Play time Friday


Address: Elsecar Heritage Centre, Wath Road, Elsecar, Barnsley, S74 8HJ

Call: 01226 744 344

Secret Garden, Horbury

At The Secret Garden we have dedicated play zones for babies, toddlers and children up to 9 years old.

We have a large and modern cafe with fresh, healthy, tasty food, good coffee and cakes.

And if you want a party, there’s nowhere better than our dedicated party ‘Treehouse’


Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 6:00pm

Sunday 9:30am – 4:00pm


Address: 223 Bridge Road, Horbury, Wakefield, WF4 5QA

Call: 01924 270011

Shake, Rattle & Roll, Pontefract

Retro inspired multi level quirky play gym with beautifully presented party room and kookie cafe with a wide choice of menu.

Incorporating a super speed slide, an astro turf football pitch, high suspension bridge for our little dare-devils and a lovely enclosed toddler area with little interactive toys for our teenie tiny guests.


Monday – Friday 9:30am – 3:30pm

Saturday 9:00am – midday


Address: 10 South Bailey Industrial Estate, South Baileygate, Pontefract, WF8 2LN

Call: 01977 600091

Stompers, Batley

Let your little ones have a Stomper time in this fantastic Play Gym.

With a spider web maze, ball pools, three slides and a mini football pitch; this Play Gym has been designed with children aged 7 or under in mind, to let them run wild in a safe and secure environment.


Open seven days a week 9:00am – 6:00pm

Age 4 – 7 years
Age 3 years or under

Address: Batley Sports & Tennis Centre, Windmill Lane, Birstall, Batley, WF17 0QD

The Play Station, Ossett

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm

Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Family Fun, from playing in the toddler area with the little ones to the football court with the older ones, The Playstation offers a variety of fun for little kids to big kids!!! Party Packages Available
Walkers £3.50
Crawlers £1.50
Babies £0.50
Childminders/Foster Carers £2.00 per child


Address: RCM Business Centre, Sand Beds Trading Estate, Dewsbury Road, Ossett, WF5 9ND

Call: 01924 283 849

The Play Village, Mapplewell

Toddler Time children aged 0-4 Monday-Thursday 9:30-11:30 (only £1.50 per child)

Opening Times
Mon-Fri 9.30am – 5.30pm
Saturday 9.30am – 3.30pm
Sunday Private Parties Only

The Play Village is a unique and exciting children’s play area and café, which offers a variety of exciting activities for children 0-8 years. Relax and enjoy our home-cooked, bistro style menu while the kids have a great time!

Great value birthday parties!


Address: Unit 5, Blacker Rd, Mapplewell, Barnsley S75 6BP

Call 01226 383 336

Wacky Warehouse, Sandal

Wacky Warehouse at the Walnut Tree, whether you are looking to Book a Birthday Party, Purchase a Membership Card, meet up with friends, get messy with your kids during our Arts and Craft sessions, pop in for Tots Club or simply relax with a coffee and magazine whilst your child plays.


Monday ‐ Thursday & Sunday: 09:30 ‐ 19:00
Friday & Saturday ‐ 09:30 ‐ 20:00


Address: Barnsley Road, Wakefield, WF2 6BH
Call: 01924 250 480

Wacky Warehouse, Stanley Ferry

Wacky Warehouse at the Stanley Ferry, whether you are looking to Book a Birthday Party, Purchase a Membership Card, meet up with friends, get messy with your kids during our Arts and Craft sessions, pop in for Tots Club or simply relax with a coffee and magazine whilst your child plays, Wacky is the perfect venue for you!


Monday ‐ Thursday & Sunday: 09:30am ‐ 19:00pm
Friday & Saturday ‐ 09:30am ‐ 20:00pm


Address: Ferry Lane, Stanley, Wakefield, WF3 4LT
Call: 01924 290 596