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Welcome to Raring2Go! Autumn edition. . .

Between the magazine & the website - we've got it covered!

Hello and welcome to the Raring2go Bournemouth website. Packed with family events we help you find places to go and things to do with your children across Bournemouth, Christchurch, Ringwood and beyond. There  are lots of events and activities coming up this season, especially during this SPOOKTACULAR Autumn Half Term which you'll find in the What's On calendar above.

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Now the kids are back at school it’s a great time to check out the local kids clubs and classes with something for everyone from creative discovery for babies, tennis for toddlers to stage school for older children.

We've gone COMPETITION crazy this autumn with prizes from Lemur Landings, Exbury Gardens, Adventure Wonderland/The Village and more!

Got a birthday coming up?  We’ve got our Party Directory to help you plan the best birthday ever!  Maybe check our Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park party article or new to Raring2Go Creepy Crawly Show birthday parties!



Bookings are now being taken for the Winter issue reaching 12,000 families in Bournemouth and surrounding areas covering postcodes BH1 - 11, BH22 - 25 & BH31. To find out how you can promote your family friendly business email the Editor on

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Our bi-monthly newsletter is packed full of competition and discount updates

Latest Event

Reindeer Making at Stour Valley

Join the rangers for this popular annual event and make your own reindeer this Christmas

Latest Feature

Big changes at Poole's Dolphin Shopping Centre

Huge excitement as Empire propose a new cinema plus new stores including Yankee Candle

Visit our KidsZone

Our KidsZone is packed full of activities for indoors and out, plus loads of colouring in and activity sheets to download and print off.
Become a member today!

Become a member today!

Becoming a member of Raring2go! is quick and simple, and even better - it is FREE! For a couple of minutes of your time signing up you will be rewarded with a national and local newsletter monthly, as well as being eligible to take advantage of our members only discounts and competitions! What more do you need? Sign up today!

Raring2go! KidsZone

Raring2go! KidsZone

Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!   

Southampton Boat Show REVIEW!

Raring2go Bournemouth visited this years show to find out just how great a familiy event it is!

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Bournemouth Clubs and Classes

Clubs and classes, which one will you child enjoy? WARNING - You may want to try them all!

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Ugly Sisters have a Ball in Poole!

Ugly Sisters in this year’s Lighthouse pantomime cause chaos in Poole’s Dolphin Shopping Centre

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New Forest Adventures

Awesome family adventures from New Forest Activities on the Beaulieu Estate in Hampshire.

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