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Sunny Days in Swindon
Sunny days are far and few between in Swindon, so when they arrive, it'd be a crime not to make the most of them.
We've rounded up all the things to do when the sun is shining to enjoy your Summer in Swindon.
Where: South Cerney Outdoor
About: Make a splash this summer at South Cerney Outdoor. Combine fun, fitness and watersports for a day of entertainment on the lakes. Pay & Play activities include Canoeing, Kayaking, Stand Up Paddleboarding, Sailing Windsurfing and Powerboating. All Pay & Play activities require a one-off induction of 30mins to 1 hour to ensure you're safe, and know how to operate the equipment.
Address: Lake 12, Spine Road, GL7 5TL
Telephone: 01285 860388
Where: Lotmead Farm
About: Make the most of a great opportunity to explore the farm on a beautiful sunny day. Enjoy all the activities that Lotmead provides including the Small Animal Enclosure, Nature Trail, Dairy Farm and Milking Parlour, Climbing Frames, Farm Shop and our fresh pick your own strawberries, fruit and vegetables. Not to mention the summer long events and lots more besides!
Address: Lotmead Farm, Wanborough, Swindon SN4 0SN
Telephone: 01793 790137
Visit a Farm
Where: Roves Farm
About: Visiting a working farm is not only a wonderful family day out, but it's an educational and entertaining trip for children and adults alike. From special seasonal events to family friendly activities, there's always plenty going on at Roves Farm. During your trip you'll meet and feed the animals, take part in arts and crafts, explore the willow maze and tour the farm on tractor.
Address: Sevenhampton, Swindon, SN6 7QG
Telephone: 01793 763939
Al Fresco Drinking
Where: The Pig on the Hill
About: Al fresco drinking is one of our favourite Spring/Summer pastimes. What better way to unwind and relax than with a cheeky glass of Pimms? The sun-blessed, picnic-benched beer garden at The Pig is a real sun trap, and the perfect al fresco spot to enjoy a pint (or two). It's known to fill up fast though, so make sure to head down early.
Address: Devizes Road, Swindon, SN1 4BH
Telephone: 01793 979226
Go to the Park
Where: Lydiard Park
About: What better way to make use of Swindon’s greenery than a game of frisbee and a Mr Whippy? Lydiard Park is sure to be a hit with the whole family and it won't cost you a thing.
Address: Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664