Marvel Universe LIVE – Super Heroes Assemble

Spiderman

Marvel families unite! For the first time ever, iconic Marvel Super Heroes and villains has been brought to life in a spectacular live action family arena show and we were invited to watch it at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham. We went from singing and dancing along to Disney On Ice Frozen the day before to whooping and cheering for our favourite superheroes the next day at Marvel Superheroes Live. It was really like they had stepped out of the silver… Continue Reading “Marvel Universe LIVE – Super Heroes Assemble”

WWE Live at the Genting Arena, Birmingham – November 2016

Isaac and Kian adore WWE, so when we were offered tickets to go to their latest show in Birmingham we couldn’t turn them down. However, there was a problem. I didn’t check the day of the show and assumed it would be a weekend as it normally is. It turns out that it was a Wednesday and there was no way we could get there in time after school, so I requested the assistance of another lucky blogger to review… Continue Reading “WWE Live at the Genting Arena, Birmingham – November 2016”

A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor

Finding a Christmas day out can be a bit of a minefield, especially when you have a large range of ages to keep happy. We were invited to Drayton Manor, home of Thomas Land, for a magical Christmas experience and we were not disappointed. This was our first visit to Drayton Manor at Christmas and they had completely transformed Thomas Land into a winter wonderland, complete with snow on the roofs, christmas decorations and characters wandering around to meet and… Continue Reading “A Magical Christmas Day Out at Drayton Manor”

My Top 5 places to visit in Birmingham with Kids

Thomas Land

Birmingham is the largest and most populous British city outside London and is famous for its network of canals, many of which radiate from Sherborne Wharf and are now lined with trendy cafes and bars, but what is there to do in the city for kids? Drayton Manor: This is a theme park that is built for all ages. With a 15 acre zoo with animals ranging from Tigers to Snakes, Owls to Monkey’s and even some dinosaurs if you… Continue Reading “My Top 5 places to visit in Birmingham with Kids”

All New VertiGO at Drayton Manor

VertiGO

Isaac is fast following his Dad and big brothers footsteps in becoming a bit of an adrenalin junkie, so when I told him that we were visiting the new High Ropes attraction at Drayton Manor he was very excited. We set off from a beautifully sunny Bournemouth on Saturday morning full of excitement about what was to come, until just 15 minutes from Drayton Manor when the heavens literally opened. We feared torrential rain might scupper our plans, but thankfully… Continue Reading “All New VertiGO at Drayton Manor”