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Welcome to Awesome August!

Unwind, explore, and create lasting memories together. If you’re looking for exciting activities to enjoy this August, look no further than Ladysmith Shopping Centre in Ashton Under Lyne. 

Our shopping center has prepared a fantastic lineup of free events that will captivate and entertain visitors of all ages. 

Let’s dive into the fun-filled summer holidays awaiting you at Ladysmith Shopping Centre!

Animal Encounter – A Wild Learning Experience!

On Saturday, 5th August, you are invited to embark on a thrilling “Animal Encounter” adventure. This event is not your ordinary insect interation; it’s an educational experience that will amaze and inspire both kids and adults alike. Get up close and personal with an exciting variety of animals. Our team of experts will be on hand to share fascinating facts about these incredible creatures, making it a day of learning and fun for the whole family.

Arts and Crafts Fair – Unleash Your Creative Spirit!

Calling all budding artists and craft enthusiasts! On Saturday, 12th August, Ladysmith Shopping Centre transforms into an “Arts and Crafts Fair” where creativity knows no bounds. Immerse yourself in a world of artistic expression as you take part in a range of summer-themed craft activities. From making delightful sun-catchers to crafting your own summer accessories, there’s something for everyone. Plus, kids (and the young at heart) can get their faces painted with fun and vibrant summer-themed designs to add an extra splash of color to their day.

Alien Workshop – A Space Adventure!

Prepare for an out-of-this-world experience on Saturday, 19th August, as we create an “Alien Workshop.” Mini shoppers will be thrilled to create their very own alien flying saucers using paper plates and an array of art supplies. But that’s not all; a special guest, an extraterrestrial character, will be dropping by to add a touch of cosmic excitement. Don’t forget your cameras as you’ll have the opportunity to capture fun moments with this friendly alien visitor!

The Letter ‘A’ – A Theme for Every Event!

Throughout August, we have crafted each event to revolve around the letter ‘A.’ The Animal Encounter, Arts and Crafts Fair, and Alien Workshop are not only engaging but also offer a variety of experiences that cater to diverse interests. Whether you’re an animal lover, a creative spirit, or an adventurous soul, there’s an event for you!

This summer, we are excited to present an action-packed Awesome August for families and individuals in Ashton Under Lyne. The free events, inspired by the letter ‘A,’ aim to create an atmosphere of joy, learning, and creativity. So, gather your loved ones and head over to Ladysmith Shopping Centre for a summer holiday experience like no other!