The Coronavirus pandemic hasn’t just been hard on us grown ups over the past year but it’s been trialling and stressful on the kids too - and haven't they been little troopers? 

Through staying inside for weeks on end and adapting to homeschool life, to waving at granny through a window and not seeing their friends, they’ve been so resilient and if like us you think they deserve a surprise, you’re going to want to check out our treat the kids edit! 

Whether you reward them with a summer of fun, or want to amaze them with that trending new toy they’ve been after, we’ve got you covered with gift cards the kids will love! 

Want to treat your niece, nephew, grandchild, or friend’s child who you’re still not going to see for a while? Don’t forget you can buy an egift card and send it directly to their parent’s or guardian’s inbox for them to pass on! 

Let’s treat the kids and make this the funnest, most lighthearted, memorable summer yet! 

A summer stacked with plans 

Give them something great to look forward to after months of being cooped up inside by booking an exciting day out with one of our awesome experience gift cards! 

Fancy going on an adventure? Why not snap up a Go Ape gift card? With 34 thrilling locations across the UK, your kids can scream, swing, climb, soar and zip wire to their heart’s content on this exhilarating day out in the fresh air. It’s summer fun they’ll remember for years to come! 

Looking for somewhere to take the kids where they can just run? Grab a National Trust gift card and you and the kids can discover the sights, smells, weather and animals of the great outdoors in some of the most scenic locations across the country! Use a gift card towards a holiday cottage for you and the kiddos and the outdoor exploring doesn’t have to end after a day.

Are your kids missing all things entertainment and live shows? Well it’s time to get them dancing again! Get them tickets to an upcoming gig of their favourite recording artist with a Ticketmaster gift card! From family attractions and sporting events to festivals that’ll make a great family staycation, there’s so much to see and do with Ticketmaster. 

Whatever you choose, these summer activities for kids are sure to wow! 

Fashion to make them feel good

Just like us, your kids will want to look their best ready for upcoming play dates and reuniting with their pals this summer, and there’s sure to be loads of pictures taken, so why not get them ready for their close up with a gift card from New Look

Shop on-trend looks, at purse-friendly prices, with the latest must-have styles for boys and girls alike; so, whether you pop £15 on their gift card or £50, they're sure to find something they’ll love! 

What’s even better is that New Look have just launched their brand new Boys 915 collection, bursting with the coolest looks for boys who know their own style. Think: slogan tees from £4.99, loungewear sets and trendy tracksuits - yep, these options will have him looking and feeling great in no time.

Treat them to a trending toy 

Have your kids been swooning after a trending toy recently? Whether you want to reward them with some gift card credit towards it, or would like to get them something new after a year of playing with the same old toys, an Argos voucher is certain to get them excited! There’s nothing more electrifying for a kid than flicking through an Argos catalogue (even if it is Argos online), and from Lego to LOL Surprise, your little one is sure to find a new toy that’ll make ther heart sing! 

Want to encourage the kids to get outside and stay active? Halfords is a great place to start if you’re looking for toys with wheels! Halfords bikes are known for their popularity as the store stocks some of the biggest brand names as well as scooters too! Don’t forget to grab a helmet while you’re at it. Safety first! Whether they’re meeting up with their mates for a bike ride on the latest mountain bike or want to scoot around the park, with a Halfords gift card you’re committing your child to a summer of endless fun! 

Take them out for tea 

After a year of dinners at home and no more after school play dates with friends, a meal out will be a real novelty for the kids! Give them the choice of where to go with our huge range of restaurant gift cards! 

You can’t go wrong with a good Italian pizza or pasta if they’re a little more fussy, so a Pizza Express gift voucher or Pizza Hut gift voucher is always a good choice! Or if they prefer their food exciting and they love to try tantalizing new flavours, why not take them on a trip to Wagamama for some seriously good Japanese food with a Wagamama gift card? If your kiddos just can’t get enough of proper, hearty dinners, you could take them to good old Toby Carvery where they can eat as much sunday dinner as they like and what’s even better is that you don’t have to cook it! Grab yourself a Toby Carvery gift card and book your table. 

Whichever restaurant you choose, they’re sure to enjoy shaking up their taste buds with the meals they’ve missed!

How are you planning on treating your little one this summer?