A work day for teachers, means an extra day to play. But what is there to do with your kid crew on these random in-service days, especially if it’s cold and rainy outside? We put together 15 tried-and-true destinations that are sure to entertain your brood any day of the week. Click through the gallery to see some perennial favorites and new-to-you hot spots.

PlayDate SEA

PlayDate SEA is an 8,000 square foot indoor playground with an attached cafe for parents. The super-fun structure features interactive dance floors, climbing, crawling and a variety of other activities. There is a separate toddler area and a main area that is recommended for children up to 12 years of age. Outside food is not allowed in the facility, but there is an on-site restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, including a wine and beer list. Cheers!

1275 Mercer St.
Seattle, Wa 98109
Online: playdatesea.com

Hours: Sun.-Thurs., 9 a.m.8 p-.m.; Fri.-Sat., 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Main structure is closed for laser tag every Saturday from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. for ages 6 & up.

photo: PlayDate SEA Facebook page

How do you like to spend your teacher in-service days? Tell us in the comments below. 

— Abbey McGee