Free Summer Fun

Get ready for a Super Summer at Meridian!

NOTE: All of our events run from 11am – 3pm*.  They tend to be busiest at the start, so if you prefer a quieter visit, why not pop along a little later?

In conjunction with Havant Borough Council we’re bringing a summer of fun to Meridian!


Friday 28th July – Under the Sea

Meet a magical mermaid and enjoy Under the Sea stories, learn a little about sustainability and find out how we can all help our oceans.

PLUS make a pirate or mermaid peg character to take home!

Story time aims runs approximately on the hour from 11am, with craft activities afterwards.


Friday 4th August – Circus Pazaz

Circus Pazaz are back with their colourful indoor circus.  Come along and have a go at learning some circus skills, then be dazzled with a family circus show!

Have a go circus skills are followed by the circus show, with sessions running as below:

  • 11am – 12.30pm
  • 1.30pm – 3pm


Friday 11th August – Space Camp

Blast off into Space Camp with Meridian!

Come along and dress as an astronaut (heat dependent) to follow our interactive trail around the centre discovering fascinating facts about the universe – you could earn your own Space Camp certificate to take home!

PLUS make a flying saucer to take home!


Friday 18th August – Safari Fun


Come along and create your own wooden spoon animal puppet at our Safari-themed event.

PLUS meet the King of the Jungle* and get your photo taken with our friendly character.


Friday 25th August – Clown Cookies

Our final event of the summer is a real (sweet) treat!

Show off your kitchen creativity by decorating your very own Clown Cookie, which will be packaged up to take home and enjoy or to share as a gift.


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*Circus Pazaz will be running 2 shows between 11am & 3pm, starting at 11am and 1.30pm respectively.  Our Space Camp trail will run at intervals between 11am – 3pm, however, the make & take activity will run throughout.  Our King of the Jungle will appear at intervals on the day.


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