This school holiday at Fairlands we’ve got a huge range of activities for everyone. No experience is required, hire pedalos or rowing boats, try new water sports, conquer the gr8 wall and learn to sail! Fairlands offers free parking, a cafe and toilet facilities. Stand Up Paddleboarding and Dinghy Sailing Courses require pre-booking, call the centre on 01438 353241.

Sunday 30th June 2019, 12pm-4pm

Join us for our big fun day out with Stevenage Lifestyles on Sunday 30th June 2019, 12pm-4pm.

There will be live music from 12pm-4pm with The Practice Roomz at the bandstand. Stevenage Lifestyles will be holding free taster classes, kids activities, free nordic walking and health checks on the green in front of the cafe. The Fairlands team will be out on the main lake with Pedalos, Rowing Boats and Stand Up Paddleboarding. Make sure you join us! More information will be available soon, please check back soon or visit our facebook page for the latest news!

Free Park Activities

Aqua Play 10.00-17.00 Aqua Playground
Nordic Walking 12.00-12.45 Meet at Reception
Live Music 12.00-16.00

Hosted by The Practice Rooms

Water Activities

Pedalos 13.00-17.00 £10 a boat for 30 mins hire
Rowing Boats 13.00-17.00 £10 a boat for 30 mins hire
Stand Up Paddleboarding 13.00-14.00 £10 Kids, £15 Adults
Stand Up Paddleboarding 14.00-15.00 £10 Kids, £15 Adults
Stand Up Paddleboarding 15.00-16.00 £10 Kids, £15 Adults

Play Zone

Bungee Trampolining 12.00-16.00 On the green by reception
Mini Zorbs 12.00-16.00 On the green by reception

Free Lifestyles Taster Classes

Pilates 13.00-13.30 On the green by the cafe
FitSteps 13.30-14.00 Fairlands training room
Power Hooping 14.00-14.30 On the green by the cafe
Kids Activities 14.30-16.00 On the green by the cafe

Free Lifestyles Health Checks

Blood Pressure Checks 12.00-16.00 Lifestyles tent by the cafe
Body Composition Scans 12.00-16.00 Lifestyles tent by the cafe
Cholesterol Checks 12.00-16.00 Lifestyles tent by the cafe



Maps and activity sheets are available from the Outdoor Activities Centre Reception, pop in and say hello the team!

Hire Pedalos or Rowing Boats

Pedalos hold up to 5 people. Turn up and hire on the day of your visit. Last hire is 30 minutes before finish time.

Weekends 13.00 - 17.00
Weekdays 15.15 - 17.15

£10 per rowing boat for 30 minutes | £15 per pedalo for 30 minutes
£10 deposit, 1 adult per boat

Play Zone

Fairlands are excited to announce the play zone, a new area for 2019. The play zone will host external fairground rides which may include Bumper Boats, Mini Zorbs or Bungee Trampolining. Located on the green by the centre.

Summer Holiday Timetable Coming Soon

 £4 per child  All activities are subject to availability.


Aqua Play

The Aqua Play sprays, squirts, mists and shoots water into the play area, a fun, free water park for children in a safe and interactive environment. Cafe and Toilet facilities are available here during spring and summer.

Everyday weather permitting 10.00-17.00

 Free  Visit Stevenage Borough Council's website for more information

Stand Up Paddleboarding

Our paddleboarding sessions teach you how to stay up, paddle with confidence and master different skills on the boards. Stand up paddleboarding is an easy activity to get into, give it a try!

Sessions must be pre-booked a minimum of 1 day before by calling 01438 353241. There may be some spaces available on the day but please call before visiting to check. Ages 8+

Summer Holiday Timetable Coming Soon

 £10 for children, £15 for adults per session

Gr8 Climbing Wall

Can you reach the top of the wall? Climbers must be 25kg+ to climb.

Summer Holiday Timetable Coming Soon

£4 per child for 15 minutes climb

RYA Dinghy Sailing Courses

Test your agility, balance and quick thinking to master these small and fast responding boats. No experience required for beginner courses, courses are supervised by friendly instructors. Pre-booking essential.

Ages 8-11 Monday 29th - Wednesday 31st July 09.00-15.45
Ages 11-16 Monday 29th July - Thursday 1st August 09.00-15.45
Adult Level 1 Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th August 09.00-16.00
Adult Level 1 Saturday 31st August - Sunday 1st Sept 09.00-16.00
Adult Level 2 Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th July 09.00-16.00

Find out more here

Water Activities

  • Sailing
  • Dragon Boats
  • Rowing
  • Pedalos
  • Power Boating
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Raft Building

Land Activities

  • Grass Buggies
  • Grass Sledges
  • Grass Boards
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Mountain Biking
  • Orienteering
  • Power Kiting
  • Climbing Wall

High Ropes Activities

  • Abseiling
  • Jacobs Ladder
  • Leap of Faith
  • Crate Stacking
  • Low Ropes

Contact Us

Six Hills Way, Stevenage, Herts SG2 0BL

01438 353241

Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday

Getting Here

Getting here

The centre and park is 1.5 miles from Stevenage town centre and the train station, the bus route can be found here. Car parks are available around the park and are free to use. Fairlands makes for a great bike ride, Stevenage's cycle system map can be found here.

Working in partnership with Stevenage Borough Council.