Centre to host Pirate and Princesses Day

Youngsters enjoy a sand pit at a Pirate Day.
Youngsters enjoy a sand pit at a Pirate Day.

A family fun day is being held for young pirates and princesses.

Manor Walks Shopping Centre, in Cramlington, is holding the event from 11am to 3pm on Friday, August 7, at Cramlington Town Square in partnership with Active Northumberland.

Activities include a Pirates and Princesses fancy dress competition, storytelling with Captain Raggy Beard, a treasure hunt, face painting, a sand pit and children’s fairground rides. Plus surprise guests courtesy of Hopscotch Entertainment.

A selection of Manor Walks’ retailers, including Frankie & Benny’s, Asda, Hungry Horse, Vue Cinema and Dominos, will also be on hand throughout the day with a range of fun activities.

Bruno Coppola, general manager at Manor Walks, said: “With the school summer holidays in full swing, it’s great to be working in partnership with Active Northumberland to provide this exciting day of activities filled with family fun for our loyal customers.

“Each summer we look forward to hosting this event as it’s wonderful to gather the local community together and see happy families enjoying themselves.

“There will be lots of exciting activities throughout the day, including a Pirates and Princesses fancy dress competition and a treasure hunt – we can’t wait.”