7 Reasons to Get Excited With Your Kids This Holiday

When the school holidays come around, you can almost hear parents, uncles and aunties all over the world sighing together. “What am I going to do with the kids?” they ask. While the little ones aren’t the easiest to entertain, as parents, we still want to do our best to make them happy.

At the ENTERTAINER, we know that the struggle is real, so we’ve put together a list of amazing activities you can do with your kids while saving you some cash, so you won’t have to rob the bank.

MCM Studio’s Cartoon Planet, Capital City Entertainment Mall

30% off Two Admissions All-in Pass

Great for: Young kids

The largest indoor theme park in Southeast Asia, MCM Studio’s Cartoon Planet is the place to go for a memorable experience that is fun, entertaining, and even educational. Watch kids squeal in glee as they meet their favourite characters up close, and scream in excitement on the rides. It’ll be a magical experience for kids, but really, anyone can find something they’ll love here. For even more fun, take the whole family for a weekend trip, and enjoy 1-for-1 deals on hotels nearby with the ENTERTAINER. Options include Hotel Granada, Silka, and Berjaya Waterfront Hotel.

Angry Birds Activity Park, Komtar JBCC

30% off Two Tickets in Same Category

Great for: Young kids

Remember the awesome mobile game Angry Birds? Experience it in full force, with an exciting range of attractions and interactive games that’ll entertain kids and even adults for hours on end. Play with sounds at the Red Bird Sona electronic playground, test your speed in the Lazer Maze Spaceship, bounce around on anti-gravity trampolines at the Classic Tower Play attraction, and more. After a crazy fun day, fly on over to Shakespeare Milkshakes for a refreshing time, where you’ll also get to enjoy 1-for-1 deals on their amazing beverages.

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Jungle Gym, Bangsar Shopping Centre & Atria Shopping Gallery

1-for-1 Admission

Great for: Young kids

Fancy a jungle adventure for your kids, without having to leave the city? Try Jungle Gym, the indoor amusement venue that lets the little ones have fun, play, and learn at the same time. Surrounded by nature and jungle vibes, activities such as the crawling tunnels, slides and ball pits will surely give them a sense of excitement and adventure. Better still, make it a playdate with your friends’ kids, and you’ll be able to catch up with your friends over a lovely brew while the kids explore and learn.

Jurassica, Gardens Mall

1-for-1 Admission

Great for: Young kids

A roaring good time awaits at this indoor, dinosaur-themed park with a wide range of attractions that’s able to excite kids whether or not they love dinosaurs (but who doesn’t, right?!). Little ones will surely feel like explorers as they journey back in time to learn about these prehistoric creatures, and do fun scavenger hunts. But parents, beware. With imaginative sections like Containment Centre, Skybridge, Cretaceous Camp, and Fossil Find, even you may find it difficult to leave.

Jump Street, Petaling Jaya

1-for-1 Two-Hour Admission

Great for: Young kids & teens

All kids have imagined themselves flying at some point of their lives. Well, the next best thing is, Jump Street! Providing fun for all ages, this indoor playground lets them jump, bounce, and tumble around in a world-class facility. Apart from that, kids can form teams and play dodgeball, dive into foam pits, and even go up vertical running walls! With trained professionals on standby to assist and guide them, your kids are bound to have a good and safe time.

Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Genting Highlands

1-for-1 Admission

Great for: Teens 

This will definitely be one of the most unique experiences of any child’s holiday. Housed in an eerie-looking structure in the main area of Genting Highlands, Ripley’s is an exhibition like no other. There you and your family will be able to take a self-guided tour of over 300 odd and wonderful collections that will shock and thrill you at the same time. Discover memorable works of art made from everyday objects, unexpected displays of special effects, rare artifacts, and spooky stories in sections such as Undersea Mysteries, The Tribal Cave, The Tomb of the Pharaohs, and so much more.

Laser Battle, Several Locations

1-for-1 Game Session

Great for: Teens

OK, parents. Remember when your cute bundle of joy destroyed your favourite pair of shoes a while back? Now you can take revenge on them, and let them have fun in the process, with over 55 different multi and single player game modes to choose from. Feel free to arrange an all-kids session, or engage in battle yourself, as it’s the perfect activity for escaping the daytime heat while enjoying some family bonding.

So, now you’re all geared up for the school holidays with your kids!

Simply purchase and download the ENTERTAINER app, choose your offer and date, and take up one of these ideas for a fun-filled day out with your favourites.

Plus, keep this list handy, so you’ll know just what to do any time your kid’s school is on break. We’re pretty sure they’ll thank you for it.