National Play Day at Summerhill Country Park, Hartlepool

KMX bike in action

Free family event at Summerhill Country Park

  • Dates: Wednesday 1 August 2018
  • Time: 1.00 – 3.30 pm
  • Cost: FREE
  • How to book: No booking required, for more information contact Summerhill Country Park
  • Getting there: Use our journey planner to plan your route to TS25 4LL

Play is so important for children On National Play Day children and their families from all over the UK can get involved in community events happening across the country.
Summerhill Country Park are hosting an event for the whole family which includes KMX Karts.

What is a KMX Kart?

These are a cool form of recumbent bike, a mixture of a BMX, go-kart and mountain bike.

They are really stable and great fun! View a KMX Kart in use here:

There will also be a pedal powered smoothie maker (great fun and yummy too) as well as travel advice provided by the Hartelpool Active Travel Hub to help you find ways to travel greener, healthier and cheaper.

You can explore the 100 acre Summerhill park on your own or take advantage of activities and facilities including:

  • One of the largest public climbing boulder parks in Europe
  • A BMX course
  • High level ropes
  • Archery

A really fun, active day out for the whole family.

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