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2009 Trafford Council Destination Parks Events

Destination Parks is a program of events for young people over the holidays. There are many enjoyable events being held in Longford Park, Davyhulme Park, Stamford Park and Victoria Park. Some of the events being held at Longford Park include:-

Date Activity Time Age
10 July HAVIN’ A BLAST” Young people in Trafford present an Indie and rock music festival of local talent 6-9pm All Ages
11 July Sports coaching – Basketball, football etc. Come along and have a go 7-9pm All Ages
17 July Lacrosse for beginners. Ever played lacrosse?
Well now is your chance to play the fastest game on two feet! None contact games for mixed age groups will be played, so come and pick up a stick
7-9pm All Ages
18 July Dance and music with the Gorse Hill Studios –
Come and join in
6-9pm 10+
24 July Summer of Fun – family event –
for young people and all the FAMILY. Music, dance, pony rides, graffiti workshops, bouncy castle, face painters, arts and crafts, sports sessions
4.30-8.30pm Family
25 July Lacrosse for beginners. Ever played lacrosse?
Well now is your chance to play the fastest game on two feet! None contact games for mixed age groups will be played, so come and pick up a stick
7-9pm All Ages
31 July Dance and music with the Gorse Hill Studios –
Come and join in
6-9pm 10+
7 Aug Sports coaching – Basketball, football etc
Come along and have a go
6-8pm All Ages
8 Aug Dance and music with the Gorse Hill Studios –
Come and join in
6-9pm 10+
15 Aug Jamaica Day – A great day out in the park 10am-5pm Family
21 Aug TUSIT community group. Come and learn about
personal safety, kick boxing and Muay Thai (a form of thai boxing). Meet at pet’s corner
6-8pm All Ages
28 Aug Summer of Fun – family event –
for young people and all the FAMILY. Music, dance,pony rides, graffiti workshops, learn to MC, bouncy castle, face painters, arts and crafts.
3.30-7.30pm All Ages
29 Aug TUSIT community group. Come and learn about
personal safety, kick boxing and Muay Thai (a form of thai boxing). Meet at pet’s corner
6-8pm All Ages

All events are free and do not need to be booked in advance. Contact 0161 912 5579 for more details. For the full programme of events for all the parks please visit Trafford Council’s DestinationParks Events

Update: Images from a sunny and enjoyable ‘Summer of Fun’ event on the 24th July. Thanks to everyone that helped make this event a success.