|East Meets West in Celebrity Zorb-off at Westfield
Stars from Made in Chelsea and TOWIE help launch charity water zorbing experience
Stars from TV reality shows Made in Chelsea and The Only Way is Essex have taken part in a celebrity "Zorb-off" at Westfield.
Made in Chelse’s Rosie Fortescue and Ollie Proudlock competed against The Only Way is Essex stars, Lauren Pope and Vas J Morgan to launch the opening of Westfield London’s water zorbing experience.
The experience is part of the Shepherd's Bush shopping centre's We Are The London Summer, a programme of fun activities taking place daily through the summer holidays.
Thrill seekers can take part in the exhilarating inflatable zorbing experience with a £2 donation to Save The Children at Westfield London until Sunday 9 August. It then moves on to Westfield Stratford City from Monday 16 to Monday 31 August.
We Are the London Summer also offers a daily programme of fun holiday activities for kids of all ages, from must-see shows and performances to free activities at The Beach Club and the latest blockbuster films, there’s something for kids of all ages to enjoy.
THE BEACH CLUB: till August 9
Taking inspiration from Sunset Boulevard, Westfield London will be bringing the beach to the city, providing visitors with a free mini summer escape. Complete with real palm trees, beach huts, a Freshbe bar, beach cabanas and a thrill seeker Zorb Pool (plus a Pimms & Parrot Bay Bar for adults!)
Plus, take the kids to visit KidZania at The Beach Club where they can tap those sticks and bang those drums to learn some exciting rhythms with a group performance finale.
Opening Times: 12pm until 8pm and Sunday 12pm until 6pm
Location: The Atrium, Ground Floor
KIDS CLUB CORNER: AUGUST 3 - 9
This summer join the Kids Club Corner in the Kids’ Mall by the Disney store where you can expect activities from drawing, arts n’ crafts and cookie decorating. Plus, enjoy free musical storytelling and instrumental play hosted by Music House
Times: Saturday & Sunday 11am - 6pm
Location: Kid’s Club Corner, Ground Floor, by the Disney store.
Free to attend
PIZZA MAKING AND FACE PAINTING: AUGUST 5
Let the kids loose in the kitchen for a creative Kids day where little budding chefs will learn the art of Pizza Making with entertainment at The Bull.
Times: From 11am
Location: The Bull, The Southern Terrace
FOOTBALL SKILLS WITH QPR: EVERY TUESDAY
Kids are invited to fine tune their football skills with expert coaches from QPR. From trying out how powerful your shot is with a Speed Gun, testing shooting accuracy or how fast your reactions are in the quick feet area, whether a skilled footballer or a novice, the QPR coaches welcomes everyone to join them.
Times: 1pm - 4pm, Tuesday 4, 11, 18, 25 August
Location: In the Football Skills Zone, outside Burger King by Wood Lane
KIDS SUSHI SCHOOL: EVERY TUESDAY
Mini ninjas wanted! Transform your child into a Mini Ninja YO! Sushi style. Join in with the fun-packed class to teach your child all about Japanese food.*
Location: YO SUSHI, The Balcony, level 1
£10 per child
Recommended for ages 6–10 years old
HAIRDRESSING: SATURDAY 1ST – SUNDAY 2ND AUGUST
Take the kids along to My London Girl where they can experiment and treat their dolls to a new hair style.
Times: 12pm - 5pm
Location: My London Girl on Ground Floor
ONGOING EVENTS & ACTIVITY
KIDS AM CINEMA: EVERY DAY
Keep the kids amused with a selection of entertaining movies available every day during the school holidays at the Vue Cinema. This week and next, take the kids to watch Inside Out and follow the story of 11 year old Riley or from 12th August, enjoy Pixels 3D where characters from an old game are unleashed on the real world.
Times: Every day
Location: Vue Cinema
Pop-up stages throughout the centre host live music from Westfield’s pick of artists set to take the music scene by storm.
12pm - 8pm Friday & Saturday
1pm - 6pm Sunday on The Southern Terrace.
July 29, 2015