School Holiday Activity

There are so many activities for kids to try during the School Holidays in Belfast!

We are offering extended family swim sessions in our pools. drop in sports sessions in our halls, junior and family work out opportunities in our gyms and studios and thrills in our new indoor water park.

Check out all the activities running over the school holidays below.

kids swimming

Make a splash

Enjoy family swim sessions in all our pools across Belfast by booking via the website or the Better UK app.



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Aqua Splash

Aqua Splash is an exciting pool inflatable at Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre. Dive, climb and make your way across the fun and exciting course.


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water slides

Water Slides

Check out the Indoor Aqua Park at Andersonstown Leisure Centre and choose from 3 exhilarating high speed water slides including the first vertical drop slide in Ireland. 

Summer Holiday sessions

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1pm-4.30pm 

Tues & Thurs 1pm - 3pm

Saturday and Sunday 11.50am-4.00pm



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girl on Surf Belfast

Surf Belfast

Surf's Up at Andersonstown!  Experience the thrill of catching a wave indoors on NI's first ever indoor surf simulator - Surf Belfast.

Summer Holiday Programme

Monday to Sunday  1pm-3pm 



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Air Venture

Head to Brook Leisure Centre for Air Venture and enjoy the ultimate inflatable fun. They can bounce, climb, slide, jump and crawl their way over Belfast’s giant inflatable obstacle course, blending action-packed activity with a fun way to get fit.  

Summer Holiday sessions

Mon - Fri 10am - 12:30pm

Sat/Sun 12 - 3:30pm


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kids playing tennis

Take to the court

Smash it during the school holidays at the Indoor Tennis Centre and Ozone Complex at Ormeau Park! Play tennis on any of our 4 indoor courts.


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Junior gym

Junior Gym

We've extended our junior gym sessions throughout the holidays. These session are exclusively for 11-17 year olds to access the gym and get active.  We are also offering adult and child gym sessions for 9 year olds and older to exercise with their parents.


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kids playing football


Enjoy a kick about on any of our outdoor 5-a-side, 7-a-side and 11-a-side football pitches for hire across Belfast.

Summer Football Camp at Avoniel

Monday 14th August to Friday 18th August.

Perfect for your young footballer.  Sessions will focus on passing, dribbling, 1v1s, attacking, defending, shooting and small-sided games all delivered in through fun and safe activities.

1pm to 4pm each day.

For children aged 5 to 14.

Cost: £45.50 / Concession: £28.66

Bookings can be made in centre from July onwards.


Kids swimming courses

Swim School Short Courses

For children aged 4 to 13.  A perfect way for your child to develop their swiming over a concentrated number of days.  Gain confidence and improve technnique all under the guidance of our highly qualified swimming teacher team.

Taking place at: 

Shankill Leisure Centre

Falls Leisure Centre

Lisnasharragh Leisure Centre

Olympia Leisure Centre



Kids working out

Fitness Classes

We offer basic fitness classes which can be enjoyed by anyone over 11 years of age.  These are a great way for families to enjoy exercising together!

boys playing basketball

Drop in Sports

Try a drop in sports session in our sports halls across Belfast.  Book a game of badminton, table tennis, pickleball, basketball, netball or 5-a-side

Laser Quest

Laser Zone is the ultimate laser tag game, using state of the art, computer controlled equipment to create a high-tech, live action game for young and old alike.

Total of 15 spaces per slot

Session last 45 minutes 

Minimum height is 4 feet/122cm

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