Free local activities

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We’re working with different services and partners on organising activities in our gateway centres (Eccles, Pendleton, Swinton, Walkden) and Broughton Hub and other community venues. Once confirmed, details will be added here. The free family nights below start on Monday 17 October 2022.

Free family fun nights in your local gateway

Call into your local gateway or Broughton hub for free family fun activities every evening from Monday to Thursday between 4pm and 8pm.

Whether you’re into movies, board games or arts and crafts, there’s something for everyone.

Enjoy complimentary tea, coffee, juice and biscuits.

No need to book, just turn up. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Mondays: Movie night
  • Tuesdays: Family games night
  • Wednesdays: Arts and crafts night
  • Thursdays: Family games night

The above activities will run at all our gateway centres and Broughton Hub.

You can also use the libraries and computers.

Salford Community Leisure

Salford Community Leisure offer a range of free activities within communities across the city, click the following links to find out more information:

Check out the range of activities and events on across Salford Community Leisure’s venues

Free online activities are also available at the Heritage Makes Craft Activities webpage on the Salford Museum and Art Gallery website

Salford Holiday Activities and Food programme

Children and young people aged four to 16 who are eligible for free school meals can access a range of fun free activities at Easter, summer and winter through the Salford Holiday Activities and Food programme. Activities include baking and cooking, arts and crafts, sports music and more with all sessions including lunch.

The Angel Centre

The Angel Centre Salford is a healthy living centre offering free activities, courses and events for people in Salford with the aim of giving communities the opportunity to access healthy and happier lives.

The organisation has now opened a Welcome Hub which can be accessed Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm at 1 St Philip’s Place, Salford M3 6FA. Alternatively, you can call 0161 710 1075 or email to find out more.

This page was last updated on 2 November 2023

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