Summer Holiday Activities & Advice

Summer Holiday Activities

MCRactive and Manchester City Council are offering thousands of FREE places for children to access a variety of activities & a FREE meal over the Summer Holidays in Manchester for those on benefit-related free school meals.

To book your child’s space: Sign up for an MCRactive Go account Once signed up, log into your account – http://Find Activities – Search by Category ‘MCR Holiday Activity’ Use code when asked: 64894 to book free eligible activities. Please also visit to view additional FREE holiday activities and other opportunities taking place across the city.

Please note that the system will only show sessions 6 weeks in advance, so you may need to log back in at a later date to make further bookings.

*Please only book your child onto a holiday camp if they will be attending. Spaces at each camp are limited. If you book a space and your child can no longer attend, please cancel your space as far in advance as possible, to allow the opportunity for another child to take their space at the activity and free meal.

Summer Help and Advice

There’s lots of useful help and advice here click Summer help and advice

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