Festival of Sport 2017

Festival of Sport
Offers / Promotions


Leisure and Culture Dundee, working in partnership with Dundee City Council, have teamed up with Coca-Cola Great Britain to bring the ParkLives programme to Dundee.

Activities will be running right through the summer in 18 different parks and green spaces across Dundee. The programme offers free activity sessions and events for all ages and abilities to enjoy in their local areas.

It is an opportunity to have fun, try something new and meet new people! Why not bring a friend or family member and join in the outdoor fun together!

Remember they are FREE for everyone! Check out www.parklives.com for more details!

You can also contact us on parklives@leisureandculturedundee.com or follow us on our Facebook page ParkLives Dundee.

Pedal to the Pool

Want to save some money? Want to get fit and healthy? Want to do all this whilst having fun with your family? Then why not take advantage of this amazing offer brought to you by Leisure & Culture Dundee in partnership with Dundee City Council.

Any family who cycles to one of our swimming pools will get FREE entry for their children with Adults paying the standard price. Just take a selfie of yourself with your bikes outside our swimming pool and show it to reception staff to get your kids in absolutely FREE!

Why not visit your local pool now at Olympia, Lochee, Grove, St Paul’s and Harris.

This offer is only available to family groups at our public swimming sessions subject to our Child Admission Policy.

For more information contact 01382 432317 or email us at garry.smith@leisureandculturedundee.com

4 for Forty Golf Promotion

Get together for a round of golf with 3 of your friends this Summer and treat them with our 4 for Forty promotion. That’s right, up to 4 people can play a round of golf on either Camperdown or Caird Park golf courses between 1.00pm – 4.00pm, Monday to Friday throughout July and August.

For more information, please contact our Golf Officers:

Email: golfbookings@dundeecity.gov.uk
Telephone: 01382 431807
Web: www.golfdundee.com

5 for a Fiver Dundee Ice Arena Promotion

Come and join us this Summer and enjoy a treat from Dundee Ice Arena as we bring back our amazing 5 for a Fiver offer. Any five people (subject to admission policies) can visit Dundee Ice Arena between 1st to 31st July and get full access for only £5.00. Just turn up to one of our public skating sessions and enjoy! Please note that skate hire is not included.

For more info, contact Dundee Ice Arena on:

Email: info@dundeeicearena.co.uk
Telephone: 01382 431900
Web: www.dundeeicearena.co.uk

ParkLives Super Saturdays

ParkLives goes large with our brand new Super Saturdays. Bring the family and have a great day out as we bring a new FREE OF CHARGE activity to our parks every month.

Keep checking our website for more details as the activities are announced at www.parklives.com!

You can also contact us on parklives@leisureandculturedundee.com or follow us on our Facebook page ParkLives Dundee.

Coaching / Classes

Summer Holiday Programmes

Looking for something to keep the children active during the school holidays? Why not come along to one of our Holiday Activities.

Activities will run Mondays to Fridays, between 3rd July and 11 August and will include a range of activities including Football, Gymnastics, Funky Feet, Urban Moves, Ice Camp, Adventure Days and much, much more.

We have something for everyone aged between 18 months to 16 years at facilities right across the city.

Check out our website for full details and book your place at www.leisureandculturedundee.com/holiday-activities

Fun Sessions

Family Fun Gymnastics

Family fun sessions provide families with children (Birth – 13 Years Old) with the opportunity to access the Dick McTaggart Gymnastics Centre and have fun using the fantastic facilities within the purpose built gymnastics centre.

Children and adults can enjoy jumping into the large foam pits, swinging from bars, walking along beams, having fun on the spacious sprung floor, jumping on a full-size trampoline and experiencing the fast-track and tumble track. There is also gymnastics kit especially for children in their pre-school years.

Adults (over 16 years of age) who have attended an induction prior to their first session can bring up to 2 children. Please note inductions are not available at all sessions. Check out our website for most up to date availability and booking instructions: www.leisureandculturedundee.com/leisure/mctaggart

Family Fun Early Years

Leisure & Culture Dundee are pleased to provide families with the opportunity to access Douglas and Lynch Sports Centres and join in our family fun activities! Our little gymtime equipment will be set up for you and your child to enjoy free play. Whilst we have made the activities as safe as possible, Parental supervision is essential at all times.

Sessions are suitable for preschool children aged 5 years and under. All sessions run between 1.00pm – 2.00pm on the following Sundays:

Lynch Sports Centre:       21st May, 4th & 18th June

Douglas Sports Centre:   28th May, 11th & 25th June.

For more information or to book a space, please contact:

Email: lisa.mcgregor@leisureandculturedundee.com
Telephone: 01382 438808

Events / Shows

Dundee Waterfest

Ancrum Outdoor Centre team up with local watersports clubs to provide a host of fun filled family activities, which are free to everyone. Come along and experience a variety of watersports and activity displays including sailing, sea kayaking and powerboating to name but a few.

Saturday 8th July 2017
12.00pm – 5.00pm
Broughty Ferry Harbour

No need to book, just bring a towel, a sense of adventure and experience a great day out for all the family. For more information, contact Ancrum Outdoor Centre on:

Email: ancrum.centre@dundeecity.gov.uk
Telephone: 01382 435911
Web: www.ancrum.com

Urban Moves Dance Festivals

The Leisure and Culture Dundee Dance Festival's are an evening of dance to celebrate the wonderful and creative work that the young people have been achieving in their 'Urban Moves' dance classes. Each Dance Festival invites different 'Urban Moves' dance classes to perform ensuring that all groups get an opportunity to experience dancing on stage within a performance environment. This is also an opportunity for our elite dancers from the Urban Moves Junior Company, Urban Moves Training Company and Urban Moves Dance Company to showcase their skills. The Dance Festival provides an opportunity for parents, guardians, friends and dance lovers to share in the dance experience.

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th June
6.30pm - 10.00pm

For more information on these performances or to book a ticket, please contact Alexandra Hare, Dance Manager on 01382 438865 or e-mail alex.hare@leisureandculturedundee.com

Zoofest a Festival of Animals

Something fun every weekday of the school holidays. Various topical events throughout this holiday period may include, face painting, story telling, animals up close safari trails, workshops, quiz picnics, animal games etc.

Camperdown Wildlife Centre
Saturday 1st July  - Sunday 13th August

Various activities will be running at different times each day so keep an eye on our website for further details at www.camperdownwildlifecentre.com/events


Olympia’s School’s Out Disco

Schools over for another year so why not bring your friends and celebrate at our School’s Out Disco. The DJ will get the party started with all your favourite hits as you spend the night flying down the flumes and splashing around in the wave pool. If that’s not enough, then why not challenge your friends to a race across our inflatable obstacle.

Olympia - Friday 30 June, 6.00–8.00pm

No need to book, just turn up on the day.