Lighter nights allow us to pack more into our day, spoiling us with extra down time to do the things we love.
If, like us, you’re struggling to fill your lighter evenings then read on. We’ve hand-picked 10 GREAT ways to make the most of those light summer nights with evenings at Xscape. In no particular order…
1. Bowling and Bar Games at Hollywood Bowl
Limber up for a bowl-tastic evening at Hollywood Bowl with a game, burger and drink for £12 per person. Hollywood Bowl is also home to pool tables, bar games and a whole load of arcade and carnival games - a great destination for evening entertainment. Pre-book your bowling lanes online to access mid-week offers. View Offers.
2. Alfresco Dining and Drinks
Dine and meet with friends over drinks, alfresco-style. Wetherspoon Moon Under Water and Miller and Carter both offer outdoor seating. Choose something delicious from their new summer menus, from sharing platters to three course meals.
3. Sipping on Summer Cocktails
Catch up with friends or carve out some quality time with someone special and treat yourselves to a summer cocktail or mocktail or two! Latest cocktail offers include 2 for 1 at Wing Kings and Revolution and 2x for £12 at Miller and Carter. View Offers.
4. Active 'Me Time' Evenings
We are well-known for our active brands here at Xscape. Make the most of the light evenings and use the extra time for you. Hit the snow slope at Snozone to work every muscle and improve your cardio, book onto an evening Gravity HIIT class for a full body workout, and head over to Nuffield Health for their popular spinning classes.
5. An Authentic Evening Meal at Nanji
Break up your week with an evening visit to Namji and treat your tastebuds to authentic Punjabi dishes made with family-owned recipes. You'll be served by the Namji team in a welcoming setting, adorned with traditional decor. View menu.
6. Take your Bike for a Spin (and Service)
A bike ride on a light summer's night. There really is nothing better. Get your two-wheeled pride and joy summer-ready with a trip to Evans Cycles for bike servicing and maintenance. Find Out More. Evans Cycles is open until 7pm weekdays. View Opening Times.
7. Gaming Nights at Geek Retreat
Geek Retreat is fairly new to the Xscape line-up and is a gaming centre and events hub. While away those extra daylight hours with a variety of game play and socials, including Dungeons and Dragons, Warhammer Open Play and LGBTQ+ Socials, between 6pm and 9pm weekdays. Find Out More.
8. Sweet Evening Treats
When the summer holidays hit, it can be a challenge to fill the days with things to do with the kids. Try something different this year with a full day in your own garden or local park followed by an evening visit to Xscape for a sweet-treat-filled Sundae at Creams followed by an hour of carnival gaming fun at Funstation. View Funstation Offers.
9. Pamper Yourself
Stop by one of our beauty and lifestyle brands to get your last minute brow threading, party nails or hair styled with the likes of Iconic Cuts, open until 7pm weekdays, and Singhar Beauty and Hollywood Nails, both open until 6pm weekdays.
10. Light Night Movies
This is novelty - leaving the cinema while it's still light outside! Just be ready to adjust your eyes on your way out. Catch the latest must-see films this summer at Cineworld, in 2D, 3D, 4DX, ScreenX and Superscreen. Free parking for Cineworld Xscape Milton Keynes visitors. Book Now.