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    Solihull Family Festival

    Join us in Mell Square for an exciting family festival full of free activities!

    2nd - 4th August

    Mell Square

    Solihull Family Festival

    Need to know

    Our brand-new Solihull Family Festival will be a weekend full of FREE fun activities for the whole family!

    Step into a world of wonder adventure as we turn Solihull town centre into a vibrant playground!

    If you were lucky enough to meet Moby the 18-metre-long inflatable whale at last year’s ‘A Whale’s Tale’ you will know how amazing the interactive theatre sessions were,

    Due to popular demand, we are thrilled to confirm that Moby will be back on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August. Sessions are free but will need to be booked. Scan the QR code to head to our website to find out more.

    There’s plenty of other FREE activities to get involved with as well!

    • Children’s Disco – Mermaids & Pirates theme (Friday 2nd August)
    • Glitter Tattoos (Friday 2nd August)
    • Interactive story time sessions inside Moby the inflatable whale (Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August)
    • Wild Earth Movement Crafts (Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August)
    • Air Brush Tattoos (Saturday 3rd August)
    • Face Painting (Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August)
    • Bubbleologist (Sunday 4th August)
    • Street Food Traders (Friday 2nd, Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th August)


    All activities are FREE, so gather the family and join us for a weekend filled with laughter, joy, and endless fun at the Solihull Family Festival!


    Getting here

    Public Transport

    Solihull is connected to two mainline routes via Birmingham International and Solihull Station, connecting to Birmingham and London. Find out more information on train services and timetables by clicking here.

    If you wish to travel by bus, Network West Midlands has all the online timetables and fare information you need with easy ticket buying and route planning. Click here for more information.



    Solihull town centre also has a number of public car parks including Mell Square, Lode Lane, Monkspath Hall Road and others. You can view opening times and parking charges on the Solihull Council website by clicking here.

    The Touchwood car park is also open. You can view more information on the Touchwood website by clicking here.

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