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Covid 19 Secure

Please remember to bring your facemask which is now required when not at your seating area.

Track and Trace is in place so please supply a contact number upon arrival.

All temperatures are checked upon arrival for adults and children.

Book your slot via the Facebook Booking Tool, send us an email or give us a call during operating hours – 01484 537799.

Re-Opening Wed 2 Sept!

We’ve missed our lovely visitors these past few months but finally we can share our re-opening date with you. Hurray!

We have already started to take bookings for sessions from this Wednesday. As we are operating on a reduced capacity, booking is advised although not essential. We have been experimenting with the Booking Tool on Facebook.
Each session will be 2 hours and we will have 2 sessions per day to begin with, allowing us plenty of time to clean between sessions.

Open Mon – Fri / Closed Sat / Open Sun
9.30 – 11.30
12.00 – 2.00

If you would like to guarantee a space at your preferred session please use the Facebook Booking Tool. Alternatively, you can give us a call during operating hours [01484 537799] or

We will be following all government guidelines to ensure the safety of all customers and staff. Upon arrival we will be conducting temperature checks and will ask you to provide information for the track and trace system. [Please read our terms and conditions upon arrival to familiarise yourselves with changes implemented. We will add these guidelines to our website shortly].

NB: Entry prices remain the same but as capacity is limited it is one free adult per child. Additional adults will be charged at £1 per adult.

Please note our special offers will not be valid at this time.

Halloween Party 2019

Day of the Dead

Saturday 26 Oct 4.30-6.30pm

Senoras and senoritas – come and join us for one of our Special Event HALLOWEEN Party. This year we are going colourful and flamboyant with a Day of the Dead theme

Join us in your most colourful Halloween gear and show off in our Sugar Skull Costume Parade, prizes will be awarded. Tickets are £9.50 and include playgym entry, Sugar Skull Hunt, face-painting, hot and cold colourful party tea, Sugar Skull crafts, games and prizes. Plus party treats for every child! It’s going to be a scream!

Limited Seating, advance ticketing only. Email us or call for info during opening hours about tickets. Each ticket includes one FREE adult, additional adults or babes in arms £1. Please send us a private message if you prefer to pay via bank transfer.

Guests are requested to arrive at the stated party time, not too early, but not too late either as we will be commencing with the Sugar Skull Hunt!

At time of booking we will request info on dietary requirements. Any questions? Please email us for further information

The Magical Forest

August 8, 2019

Supervisor Vacancy

We are looking for a lively outgoing person to work at The Magical Forest, a family run children’s indoor soft play area.
Location – The Magical Forest, Marsh, Huddersfield
Salary – £8.50 per hour
Hours – 16 per week with overtime available
Closing Date – August 2019

First Aid training would be a bonus. Food Hygiene certificate required before starting the role.
Please email us with a cover letter of how you meet the criteria above and a CV which includes references.  –

We hope to have the successful candidate in place with an immediate start if possible.

Playgym Worker

Seeking a lively outgoing person to work 16 hours per wk to include weekends and some evening work (notice of this would be given). Diverse role from party entertainer, basic preparation of food, cash handing, serving customers, cleaning and customer service. An ability to face paint would be a bonus!

Location – The Magical Forest, Marsh, Huddersfield

Hours – 16 per week with overtime available
Closing Date – August 2019

First Aid training would be a bonus. Food Hygiene certificate required before starting the role.
Please email us with a cover letter of how you meet the criteria above and a CV which includes references.  –

 We hope to have the successful candidate in place with an immediate start if possible.

Easter Tea Party and Egg Hunt 2019

Join us for our annual Easter Party. This year the theme we are taking inspiration from Peter Rabbit. Some come and join the fun for some chocolate surprises here there and everywhere!

Party Date and Time: 4.30-6.30 on Saturday 13 April 2019.

Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny, look out for the Golden Egg, treats for everyone.

Tickets are £8.00 per child and include one free adult, additional adults and babes in arms are £1 each.Ticket Prices includes Playgym Entry, Egg Hunt, Hat Parade and Competition, Hot & Cold Party Tea, Prizes, Crafts, Games and Party Cones!

Limited Seating, tickets available from the playgym NOW or you can opt to pay online upto Friday 12 April.

New Years Eve Celebration


New Years Eve Noon Day Countdown

Five, four, three, two…NOON! Say goodbye to 2018 and say hello to 2019 with us at The Magical Forest with our annual NOON DAY countdown! This event allows you and your family to experience the excitement of a countdown at a reasonable hour! In the build up we will be having pillow fights and eat popcorn, and maybe even wearing pyjamas!

FREE EVENT but general play-gym admission is required.

We will be open 9.30-3.00pm with last entry at 2.00pm. Happy New Year’s Eve!



Elf School

15 December 2018 from 4.30-6.30pm

With Christmas fast approaching we are hosting our very own ‘Elf School’. Wanna be Elves are invited down to come help sort, pack, stack and post all the Christmas cards ready for Santa to deliver all around the world as they begin their elf training! It’s not all hard work though as the children will be rewarded for helping Santa with a gift. All our honorary elves will be gifted with a special certificate as a thank you from the big man himself for all their help.

Limited Early Bird tickets are £8.50, after which remaining tickets are £9.50. Price includes one free adult. Additional adults are £1.00. Advance bookings and payments only please.

Pre-booking is essential. All participating children need tickets. Babes in arms do not need a ticket. If you wish for your baby or young child to join in with craft and other activities, receive refreshments, or receive a gift from Santa, you must purchase a ticket for them.

Monster Bash

Come on down you party monsters to our Monster Bash on Saturday 27th October 4.30-6.30pm.

We will play host to some monstrous family fun this Halloween as we prepare to host our Monster Bash with a Monster Slime workshop in the Monster Factory, mini Monster parade, Monster Hunt, Monster Stomp off and much more! You will meet our incredibly weird and wonderful Monster‘ guests’ who will rattle their bones and shake their stuff on the dancefloor!

Prepare in your best Halloween finery, young revellers can join the Mini Monster Parade. Prizes awarded for the most imaginative and original Monster in the Costume Competition.

Plus, there will be lots more great Halloween fun and games, Monster themed food and drink and monstrously good prizes including a Loot Bag at the end of the party.

£9.50 per child including one free adult – Additional adults £1

It’s a Halloween Special Event Party! It gets popular. Limited tickets available, advance bookings and payments essential. Please note, this event is most suitable for children aged 3-10

Payment online via phone or email or Facebook. You can also drop into the playgym [cash only]. or 01484 537799 during opening hours.



Slime Workshop

The workshop involves making gruesome green slime to glittery unicorn slime, you can make it all by joining in with our step by step experiment presented by our slime scientist.

Join Professor Slimebottom from Restless Entertainment, on Monday 20 August

10am -11am     OR      11am-12pm – FULLY BOOKED

Professor Slimebottom says if you wish please bring gloves or an apron to the slime workshop. It will protect your hands and clothes from the colouring we will use in the session!

The session costs just £6, which includes
-the workshop
-a sandwich
-a drink
-free play gym entry

Prior booking and payment is essential, so please email us or send us a Facebook message. If there is enough interest we will run a class on Tuesday 21 August, however Advance Booking is essential in order for the session to take place so Professor Slimebottom can prepare.