Red Kite Days Oxfordshire Award Winners 2022

Wowzers – you went all out to support your local family favourites in the Red Kite Days Awards 2022, with literally thousands of people voting.  It was extremely close in many of the categories so a huge congratulations to all the finalists and a big thank you to everyone who supported by nominating and voting.

After checking out the winners, do scroll on down and check out the finalists too .  The voting was so close and there are some great places to try for a family day out, clubs & classes, family friendly restaurants and community groups.

You might also like to check out the October Half Term What’s On Guide

Red Kite Days Oxfordshire Award Winners

Best Museum – The Story Museum

There’s a surprise round every corner at the unique museum in Oxford. Inside The Story Museum you can explore 1001 stories in all their magnificent variety.

Best Animal Attraction – Cotswold Wildlife Park

With  over 260 different animal species in 160 acres of parkland and gardens, Cotswold Wildlife Park is a major attraction on the edge of Oxfordshire.

Best Indoor Play – Sprouts Play Barn

Sprouts Play Barn at Millets Farm is soft play on another level! A great space to play, learn and grow, it’s suitable for all ages with a specially designed area for the under 5’s and they have great cake too!

Best Outdoor Play – Cutteslow Park

Cutteslowe Park is the largest park in Oxford with great play areas, mini golf, a miniature railway, duck pond and lots of great space to explore.

Best for Eating Out – The Old Shed

The Old Shed sits nestled in Banbury Hill Farm close to Charlbury.  Family friendly with great food, friendly service and a little wooden tractor to clamber on outside.  Great to combine a visit with a walk around the woods or try a game of disc golf.

Best Theatre – Chipping Norton Theatre

In the heart of the Cotswolds, The Theatre Chipping Norton is a mixed arts venue, hosting, co-producing and supporting some of the most exciting, accessible and entertaining culture in the region.

Ante/Postnatal – From Bumps to Babies

From Bumps to Babies offer antenatal education with group classes and hypnobirthing classes.

Best Baby & Toddler Group – Kidlington Community Hub

Kidlington Community Hub is a charity which runs a variety of drop-ins and support groups for parents, carers and their children.

Best Kid’s Activity Class  – Baby College West Oxfordshire

Baby College West Oxfordshire  offer interactive fun award-winning multisensory development classes for babies and toddlers from 0-3

Best for Teens – Oxford Wet n Wild

Located in Berinsfield on the stunning Queenford Lakes, Oxford Wet n Wild offers activities for all ages – run wild on the inflatable obstacle course or hire paddleboards and kayaks.

Best Parties – A Message From

A Message From provide princess & character parties/appearances along with personalised video messages for all occasions.

Community Support – Home-Start Oxford

Home-Start Oxford provides non-judgmental, compassionate, confidential and individual support to families who are going through tough times, and have at least one child under 5.


Red Kite Days Awards Finalists


Animal Attractions

Indoor Play

Outdoor Fun

Eating Out



Baby & Toddler Groups

Kid’s Activity Class

Best for Teens


Community Support

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