Inspiring Kids Empowering Parents

Promoting Businesses



How very fortunate and blessed are kids, teenagers and their families that live or holiday on the Costa del Sol! With fun and educational activities and camps for Easter and Summer in abundance the only problem lies in deciding which ones to choose.  Not only that, there are an array of activities that are free to low cost so every individual and family has an opportunity to pursue and experience a variety of activities to follow their passions. 


These include performing arts such as singing, dancing, acting, learning an instrument; taking part in team sports or individual sports coaching; joining a social club or hobby group - and plenty of places to explore with activities to take part in as a family such as: cable car and go kart rides; theme, water, trampoline, and indoor/outside play parks and centres; zoos, safaris, crocodile parks and sea life experiences; museums and art galleries, food and drink, and sight seeing tours; water, land, and air adrenaline challenges; exit game team challenges and so much more!


We are adding to this all the time so please do sign up for our eNewsletter to keep up to date on new listings.

click on chosen category

MyGeckoBox Art and Craft Activities

Spark your child's imagination with the gift of a themed arts and crafts box delivered free straight to your home.  Choose from a variety of fun and educational kits and party favours such as the 'Dancing Mermaid', 'Pirates Beware', 'Sew Safari', 'Spin a Spiderweb', and the educational Discovery boxes: 'Autumn Explorer', 'Under the Sea', and 'The Rainforest'.  Buy one as a gift to try or take out a monthly or three monthly subscription - the choice is yours.  Each activity box is designed by teachers and parents with a passion for encouraging creativity in children.  These kits are guaranteed to be both educational and entertaining.

Spain and UK

Ceramics by Messy Monsters

Get creative and have fund with ceramics, pottery and canvas painting for children, families and schools. We transfer hand and foot prints onto plates, cups and canvas.  Parties, Workshops and Gifts plus lots more, including creative events for adults too.

Costa del Sol

Stagecoach Performing Arts

Dynamic performing arts school provides a drama academy, dance school and singing class all under on roof.  We teach key skills in dance, drama and singing to children and teenagers aged 4 to 18 years old on the Costa del Sol and Gibraltar.  Our aim is to nurture and develop every child's potential through the performing arts, stretching imaginations and building confidence.  Lessons are carefully planned to provide the highest quality performing arts tuition to kids in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.  Students at Stagecoach enjoy many performing opportunities. Our Choir and Dance Troupe is free for existing students.  Come along and meet us and join in the fun.  Learn about our 2 week free trial offer.

Fuengirola, Marbella and Gibraltar

Nelson Music Academy

Well established international music school with purpose built premises.  The Academy has highly skilled tutors and guarantees lesson continuity.  Students can start at any age - you are never too young or too old to start to learn music! Exams can be taken in all instruments, vocals and music theory with either the Associated Board of the Royal School of Music (ABRSM) or Trinity College London.  Full and part time courses tailored to suit anyone over 16 in any instruments, vocals, theory, history, sound recording and songwriting.


Marbella Stage School

Our multi talented stage school has been established for 24 years.  Training children from age 3 to adult in dancing, acting and singing with many of those students now performing professionally world-wide.  We provide the best training you can offer your child, with full qualified teachers, and accredited examinations in both actin (LAMADA) twice a year and dance (BBO) ballet, tap and modern, with consistent 100% pass rates.  The school also enters children into International Dance Competitions and has taken first place on more than one occasion. Pictured here is former Marbella Stage School student Laura Platt, finalist in the X-Factor!


International Theatre School

Vibrant, challenging and fun dance classes on daily from 4.30 pm to 9 pm for students aged 2 to 25 years old. Learn trick and flip, musical theatre, jazz, hip hop, commercial, lyrical, modern, ballet, tap, competition.  Special private classes for students now training to be teachers.  Come along and try any class for free.  Adult classes available in hip hop, bachata and yoga. ITS is more than just a dance school. It's a place where many students attend every day.  They feel encouraged, challenged, happy and at home doing what they love.


The Music House

Learn, grow and have fun making music! Children from aged 2 years old to adults are invited to learn piano guitar, drums, violin, flute and bass.  Lessons available all year round.

San Pedro de Alcantara

Black Box Teatro

A variety of performing arts workshops for children from 3 to 16 year olds providing the best in theatre, dancing and singing.


La Cala Golf Academy

Term time and holiday golf coaching lessons in La Cala de Mijas luxury resort.

La Cala de Mijas

Marbella TaeKwonDo

Martial arts classes for children and adults based in Marbella.


1st Fuengirola Scouts

Cubs, Beavers, Scouts and Explorers based in Fuengirola.


Costa Women

A community for women (mums and grans) living in, or thinking about relocating to Spain. 

It provides an essential way to connect with like-minded women, sharing stories, ideas, gaining inspiration, help with jobs, career advice and personal development.  Regular meetings and events are organised.  Join the free community online.


Mundo Mania Play and Party Centre

Fantastic play centre for babies kids and teenagers with soft play area and teen zone as well as a chill-out zone and place to enjoy some delicious food and drinks in the cafe bar.  Mums and little one's groups, keep fit for mums, arts and crafts activity mornings, and special themed events during the day or in the evening where Milo the Monkey is sure to be there.  Perfect for your child's birthday party with a range of packages to suit every budget.


CLOSED MONDAYS (except in the Summer holidays)
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday – 10.30am to 8.30pm
Friday and Saturday – 10.30am to 10pm


0 to 3-year-olds      7€ per child    

4 to 12-year-olds  12€ per child              

Free entry for adults!

Get a 10% discount on standard entry fees if you book online


Chocolate Making Workshops

Mayan Monkey Mijas provide chocolate making workshops that are fun for every single member of the family! "The Chocolatier's Workshop" is an action-packed, hour-long workshop in which you not only learn to make, but also get to make and take home the following items of chocolate: - Decorative bars of chocolate x 3, Chocolate dipped fruits x 3, Chocolate truffles x 3.  Workshops available seven days a week.

Mijas Pueblo

Treasure Hunt Tours

City Adventures Málaga is a young company run by Elizabeth & Matthias. They offer unique GPS scavenger hunt experiences, to explore and enjoy the centre of Málaga in an interactive and fun way, looking for hidden clues whilst exploring the beautiful sights of the city. An adventure for all ages!  Great for families, school outings, team building and much more!

Malaga City

Virtual Reality Entertainment Centre

With a new VR Centre between San Pedro and Estepona, and a Mobile VR unit that can visit parties and events, the Ultimate Party Machine delivers Virtual Reality Family Fun throughout the Costa del Sol.  We have the very latest Interactive VR Games, Roller Coaster Rides, and "Immersive" Experiences available for everyone aged 6 upwards. Sit on our motion platforms, put on the special glasses and be ready to explore the amazing new word of Virtual Reality in our showroom or at your event.


Trampoline Park

Costa Jump is the only trampoline park in the Costa del Sol with a massive indoor arena filled with 50 wall to wall trampolines and a basketball Slam Dunk lanes, Dodgeball, Foam Pitt and Video Games Zone.  They also cater for birthday parties.  Chill out, cafe area for kids, teens and parents.  TEMPORARILY CLOSED

San Pedro

Amazonia Adventure Park

Aventura Amazonia is the largest adventure park in Andalusia and the only one right on the coast. With 83 challenges in the trees and 20 ziplines distributed over 6 adventure circuits:  MiniKids, Kids, Explorador, Jungla, Aventura and Deportivo. You can also launch yourself on the longest treetop zipline in Andalusia, an amazing 240 m. in length. The Minikids course counts with many adventure games, manual arts, zipline and a climbing wall for kids between 4 and 6 years old. Enjoy our multi-adventure circuits for 3 Excitement-and-Adrenaline-packed hours, which means you can go round the circuits as often as you like in that time!


Prison Island

Prison Island will test both your mental and physical abilities.  That said, it's designed for anyone aged 9-99 years old! You need to work as a team (minimum 3 people) to solve tricky challenges in cells and collect points. All while the clock is ticking.  Open all around the year in the stunning location of Puerto Marina, Benalmadena. Ideal for team building and fun activity for families, schools, colleges, universities, friends, colleagues, clubs, parties - and more! 


Fantasyland Kids Play Centre

Large indoor and outdoor kids play centre where you can enjoy a drink and a snack while your kids run wild in a safe environment.  The centre has a large outdoor Playground with bouncy castles, climbing frame and wall and various play dens.  The Living Room has ball pit, slides and lots of fun activities for little ones.  Barbie Room for kids to play in the dolls house. They also host themed Birthday Parties, offer a day care service and a special discounted Magic Monday.

La Cala de Mijas

Yoyuba Adventure Park

One of the Costa del Sol's largest indoor play centres.  Baby pit, soft play, zip wires....there is something for everyone! Cafe, free Wifi and parking.  Unlimited play from only 1.50 euros per child.  Planning a birthday?  Yoyuba is the place! Mascots, pinata's and candy floss...Yoyuba have it all!

Mijas Costa

Seta Magica Indoor Play Centre

Kids soft play, trampoline, ball pools and babies only play area. Caters for birthday parties and school holiday activities. Cafe provides homemade tapas, cakes and much more.  Drop off and supervised play.  Suitable for 2 years and over.

Casares nr Sotogrande

Selwo Aventura Safari Park

A unique animal, nature and adventure park located in Estepona.  More than 2,000 animals from across the whole Planet live in this huge terrain, in conditions similar to those of their natural habitat, animals such as elephants, Bengal tigers, giraffes, white rhinoceros, lions....and Kanvar, the only Asian elephant to be born in Spain.  See the animals up close as part of a tour which takes place partly on foot and partly in all terrain lorries.  A variety of adventure activities such as the longest zipwire in Europe, camel rides or the Path of the Hanging Bridges.  Great for all the family to enjoy in stunning surroundings.  Restaurants and Gift shop.


Selwo Marina Dolphins, Sea Lions and Penguins

The only marine park in Andalucia.  Learn about dolphins and sea lions and watch in awe at their acrobatic tricks and antics in the entertaining shows that are on throughout the day.  See penguins and monkeys as well as the fun and educational parrot show.  Set in beautiful surroundings and stop off for something to eat and drink in their restaurant.  Opportunity to swim with the dolphins and get pictures taken with them.  Educational camps for kids in the holidays.


Crocodile Park

How do you fancy holding a baby crocodile and capturing this moment on camera to share with family and friends? You can and more at this purpose built enclosure next to the Aqua Park. There are supervised educational tours every 2 hours from 11.30 am.  Visit the museum, watch the Wildlife Videos on Education and Research and enjoy the crocodile nursery.  There is a restaurant/bar area, special play area for children uder 5, an outdoor playground and African gift shop.  Open daily.


Butterfly Park

See more than 2,000 butterflies from topical areas all over the world and with only 2-3 week life span new species are visible each visit. Watch and learn about their fascinating biological cycle.


Tivoli World Theme Park

Family theme park in Benalmadena.


Indoor Ice Skating Rink

Large indoor ice staking rink for all the family to enjoy all year round,


Malaga Ferris Wheel

The Noria Mirador Princess is set on port area of the city and offers breath-taking views up to 30 km when visibility is good. The trip takes approximately 15 minutes during which time the wheel makes 3 full turns. 

Malaga City

Aloha Summer School

Aloha College Summer School offers language learning, academic reinforcement, sports, creative activities and, most of all, FUN!  Our Summer School runs for four weeks and students can choose to join for the whole course or for individual weeks.  Each week there  are outings plus exciting adventure days.  See website for details.


Clubs Complete Laude San Pedro

Fun filled summer camps run by professional camp organisers, Clubs Complete. Based at Laude San Pedro International School the camps are suitable for toddlers, kids and teens aged 2 to 14 years old.  A variety of fun and educational themed weeks to choose from during July and August, including "Find Your Talent", "Jungle Book", "Master Chef vs Sports Fusion", Matilda vs Techno Zone", "Welcome to the Circus", "Wet and Wacky" plus lots more.  Tel: 677 129 795 or +44 1530 412750 for details.  Book early for discounts.

San Pedro

Fantasyland Kids Camps

Fun filled summer camps from June until September for younger children.

La Cala de Mijas

International Theatre School (Dancing)

I.T.S. (International Theatre School) is a dance performing arts school for children and adults aged 2-25 years. Many of their students have won awards and progressed on to dancing professionally and at international level. During July they are holding beginners, intermediate and advance 2 hour taster classes for 4-25 year olds.  Try everything from commercial jazz/hip hop, trick and flip, lyrical (dance mom style) to street tap! Not to be missed!


La Cala Golf Summer Camp

Junior golf summer camps from May to September for 6 to 14 year olds. 

La Cala de Mijas

Mad Hatters Film Camp

Exciting and creative Narrative Film or Music Video courses for enthusiastic kids and teenagers to learn the real art of film and video production.  Students are surrounded by positive feedback, creative minds, and a safe friendly environment. Courses/Camp runs in last 2 weeks of July.


Marbella Gymnastics Club

Boys and girls aged 7 years and over, learn new and exciting skills with National Artistic Gymnasts and Performers in our dedicated Olympic Facility.  Tumbling, flips, tricks and somersaults.  Free running, acrobatics, dance and calisthenics.  No experience necessary.  Throughout July and August.


Nelson Music Academy Summer School

Kids, teens and adults looking to learn an instrument this summer, Nelson Music Academy have a very ***SPECIAL DEAL*** for July and August only for one to one Guitar, Vocals and Piano for only 20 Euros an hour (usually 35 Euros)! Try an instrument or improve your skills with professional musicians.


Sotogrande International Summer Camps

Leaders in academic and sports activities, Sotogrande International Schol offers a variety of summer camps this summer to suit children aged five to 17 years where every child and teenagers has an opportunity to grow and develop in a stimulating and fun environment. For 5-8 years we have Swimming Camp, 8-14 years Junior Camp, 12-17 years Masters Camp, and for football enthusiasts we offer our Football Camp in associations with Atletico de Madrid.  For more information please visit our website.


Svenska Skolan Marbella

Make it a Summer to remember at our summer camps from June to August. Available for children aged 3 to 12 years old.  A different fun and educational theme every week to choose from plus large swimming pool to keep cool in.  All teachers speak Swedish, English and Spanish.  Special discounted prices.


Summer Spanish Language Camp

Solingua is a leading Spanish language school and is running a summer camp programme designed for young people aged from 13 to 17 years who can benefit from being in contact with other students of different nationalities. The programme consists of four Spanish lessons in the mornings and some social, cultural and sports activities in the afternoons and evenings, according to the ages of students. See website for details or call the centre directly on +34 952 56 14 75


The Science Cottage

Unique, educational and fun science camps all the way from New York for 3 to 9 year olds to enjoy and learn from July to August.  A different theme every year.