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Hamleys Kids Go FREE!

  • Date: Thursday 24th July – Sunday 31st August 2014
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Hamleys Manchester brings you Kids Go FREE this summer. Gain free kids entry to some of the North West’s top attractions including Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Sealife Centre Manchester, Legoland Discovery Centre, Stockley farm etc! Simply collect a Kids Go Free card from a Hamleys entertainer and exchange at the till for a voucher of your choice with any purchase.

*Additional information: No minimum purchase necessary to gain voucher. Only one voucher may be chosen per person, per transaction. Each attraction holds its own T&C’s with regards to voucher redemption, instructions are listed on the vouchers.

Pirates & Princess Adventure!

  • Date: Monday 28th July – Sunday 3rd August 2014
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Hamleys Summer Adventure is starting with a blast of Pirates & Princess fun! Come and join in this swashbuckling experience at Hamleys Manchester!

  • 1pm – Pirates & Princess Treasure Hunt
  • 2pm – Treasure tales with Hamley or Hattie Bear
  • 12pm Mon to Fri - Imagination Station - Pirate Training Academy
  • 3pm Mon to Fri – Imagination Station -Princess Training Academy

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Hamleys Pirates & Princess Disco!

  • Date: Friday 1st August 2014
  • Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
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Join us during Hamleys Summer Adventure Pirate & Princess week for a swashbuckling disco! The party room will have its doors open for two hours of fun and party games. There will be prizes given for those attending in fancy dress!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Derek The Dragon!

  • Date: Sunday 3rd August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
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Join us during Hamleys Summer Adventure Pirate & Princess week to get up close and personal with Derek the magical talking dragon. Entertaining fun for all the family, Derek will be in-store for set show times.

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

KOMARU Bushcraft Workshop!

  • Date: Monday 4th August – Thursday 7th August 2014
  • Time: 11am, 12.30pm, 2.00pm & 3.30pm
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Komaru will be bringing their Bushcraft workshop to Hamleys Manchester for our Safari Adventure week! Come along to this FREE event, learn how to survive in the wilderness, build a shelter from forest resources and even track down animals!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Safari Adventure!

  • Date: Monday 4th August – Sunday 10th August 2014
  • Time: Every Day
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Hamleys Summer Adventure will be packed full of fun Safari activity this week, grab your explorer hat and join the magical journey at Hamleys Manchester!

  • 1pm – Explorer Hunt
  • 2pm – Furry Tales with Hamley or Hattie Bear

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Knowsley Safari Park!

  • Date: Monday 4th August – Sunday 10th August 2014
  • Time: 11.00am – 5.00pm
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Knowsley Safari Park will be invading Hamleys Manchester as part of our Summer Adventure! Come and meet, interact and learn about some of your favourite animals all week long!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

The Little Face Of Hamleys 2014!

  • Date: Monday 4th August – Tuesday 12th August 2014
  • Time: 11.00am – 7.00pm
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Hamleys in Partnership with Venture photography are launching The Little Face Of Hamleys 2014! We are looking for the next face of Hamleys Manchester, if you want to enter your child come on down to the store for a FREE professional mini shoot!

The best images from each entrant will be posted to the Hamleys Manchester Facebook page, the image with the most Likes / Shares will WIN some fantastic prizes!

The overall winner selected by Hamleys/Venture judges will receive a £500 photo shoot at Venture and £100 Hamleys vouchers.

Five runners up prizes will also be given out of a £250 Venture voucher and £20 Hamleys Voucher!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Winner will be selected by a panel of judges from both Hamleys & Venture.

Meet Hello Kitty!

  • Date: Tuesday 5th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
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To celebrate Hamleys Summer Adventure at INTU Trafford centre Hello Kitty will be coming to visit! This event is completely FREE so don't miss out!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Meet Yoo Hoo!

  • Date: Thursday 7th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00 - 4.00pm
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To celebrate Hamleys Summer Adventure at INTU Trafford centre Yoo Hoo will be coming to visit! This event is completely FREE so don’t miss out!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Meet REAL DINOSAURS!

  • Date: Saturday 9th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00 - 4.00pm
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Head back in time at Hamleys Manchester to a land that is long forgotten, the land of the dinosaur! This event is completely FREE! Come and meet, interact and have your photo with a life-size dinosaur!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Meet Spongebob Squarepants!

  • Date: Friday 8th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
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Spongebob Squarepants is coming straight from Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach to Hamleys Manchester!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Hamleys Safari Disco!

  • Date: Friday 8th August 2014
  • Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
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Join us during Hamleys Summer Adventure Safari week for a magical disco! The party room will have its doors open for two hours of fun and party games. There will be prizes given for those attending in fancy dress!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Peppa Pig at Hamleys!

  • Date: Saturday 9th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 3.30pm
  • Where: In-Store

As Peppa Pig celebrates her 10th anniversary of Muddy Puddles, everyone’s favourite little piggy will be visiting Hamleys toy shops all across the UK!

You and your friends can join us for this exclusive event and enjoy the fun, magic and theatre at the finest toy shop in the world!

This event is completely FREE! Make sure you bring your camera as this is a memory you will want to re-live again and again.

Peppa Pig will be available for photographs for 40 mins at a time. Appearance times: 12 noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.

Muddy Puddles Treasure Hunt!

  • Date: Monday 28th July 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Where: In-Store

Hamleys have teamed up with your favourite little piggy this summer to celebrate 10 Years of Muddy Puddles! Visit Hamleys to take part in Peppa’s fun filled Treasure Hunt around the store and see if you can help Peppa find what she’s looking for. Oink oink! Pick up your answer sheets in store to start your Peppa adventure!

Superhero Adventure!

  • Date: Monday 11th August – Sunday 17th August 2014
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Hamleys Summer Adventure will be blasting through INTU Trafford centre with a host of superhero activities! Come and join in, all of our events are FREE of charge.

  • 1pm – Treasure Hunt
  • 2pm – Superhero Story time with Hamley or Hattie Bear
  • 3pm - Mon to Fri – Imagination Station - Superhero Training Academy

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Doctor Who?

  • Date: Tuesday 12th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00 - 4.00pm
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Hamleys Superhero Adventure will be flying through time at warp speed to bring you a real life DALEK to Hamleys Manchester! You will also get the chance to grab a picture with the world famous Tardis! This event is completely FREE, make sure you don’t miss out!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Meet Bumblebee from Transformers!

  • Date: Saturday 16th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 3.00pm
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To celebrate Hamleys Summer Adventure Superhero week, Bumblebee from Transfromers will be visiting Hamleys Manchester. This event is completely FREE, make sure you don’t miss out.

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Hamleys Superhero Disco!

  • Date: Friday 15th August 2014
  • Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
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Join us during Hamleys Summer Adventure Superhero week for a magical disco! The party room will have its doors open for two hours of fun and party games. There will be prizes given for those attending in fancy dress!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Barbie!

  • Date: Monday 25th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 5.00pm
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Meet the world’s most famous Luvley girl, the one and only Barbie! The first 300 Guests will receive an exclusive Barbie goodie bag!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Have A Luvley Day At Hamleys!

  • Date: Monday 25th August – Sunday 31st August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
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Come and join our Luvley girls for the most glittertastic party ever!

  • 12pm – 4pm - Luvley Dance Off Competition!
  • 12pm – 4pm - Music from DJ Luvley & Hattie Bear!
  • 1pm – Glitter hunt around the store!
  • 2pm – Learn to be a Luvley Girl & walk the catwalk!
  • 3pm – Special Performance from the Luvley Girls!

The Hamleys Entertainment Team and Hamley Bear will also be on hand to join in the funkiest party of the year!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Lalaloopsy!

  • Date: Wednesday 27th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Where: Hamleys Lalaloopsy

To Celebrate Have A Luvley Day at Hamleys, Lalaloopsy is popping in for a visit, come and meet her it's completely FREE!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Dora The Explorer!

  • Date: Thursday 28th August 2014
  • Time: 12.00pm - 4.00pm
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Dora The Explorer is coming straight from Nickelodeon Land at Blackpool Pleasure Beach to Hamleys Manchester!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above.

Hamleys Luvley Disco!

  • Date: Friday 29th August 2014
  • Time: 1.00pm - 3.00pm
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Join us during Hamleys Summer Adventure Luvley week for a magical disco! The party room will have its doors open for two hours of fun and party games. There will be prizes given for those attending in fancy dress!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Visit the Optimus Prime Truck!

  • Date: Sunday 26th October 2014
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  • Where: Outside the great hall

Optimus Prime is coming to Manchester, Come and visit the full size truck from the Transformers movie outside the Great hall! You can even meet Optimus Prime himself in-store on the day!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Meet Optimus Prime!

  • Date: Sunday 26th October 2014
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Optimus Prime is coming to Manchester, Come and the Transformers hero at Hamleys Manchester! You can even see the Optimus Prime truck outside the great hall on the day!

*Additional information: All customers should expect queues at this event. Please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Queues will be cut to ensure the event finishes at the time stated above. Activities are created to suit a wide age range, although some activities may only be suitable for certain age groups.

Have a Hamleys Birthday Party!

  • Date: Your Birthday!
  • Time: Party Time!
  • Where: Hamleys Party Room!

This year why not treat your little one to their dream Party at the The Finest Toy Shop in the World!

Choose from a range of Party themes including Pirate and Princess, Super Heroes, Teddy bears Picnic and much more. The fun, magic and theatre begins as soon as you walk through our doors as you are joined by the Hamleys Entertainment Team for a fun filled Party!

For more information on each of the different parties and how to book Click here

 

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