11 awesome ways to entertain the kids this month

Kids – count to 10 and keep going! DStv has buckets the awesome entertainment to keep busy imaginations happy this July.

Let's Play S1

Pre-schoolers gather round because this is the perfect show that teaches young kids about the power of role playing. In each episode, Sid and Rebecca play a dress-up game and have loads of fun like watching funny clips, taking part in thrilling car races or learning what it takes it to be a cowboy.

Monday 1 July on CBeebies (306) at 09:15

Coop & Cami Ask the World S1

Cameron and Cooper Wrather are siblings who’ve come up with the creative idea of hosting an online show called “Would You Wrather?”. With so many opinions to field from their online followers, the two also enlist the help of their mom, Jenna, Coop’s best friend Fred and their other siblings, Charlotte and Ollie.

Starts on Monday 22 July on Disney Channel (303) at 17:15

Marvel Avengers: Black Panther's Quest S5

Wakanda is under threat from an ancient enemy and Black Panther must set aside all that he knows in order to defeat this foe. Black Panther invites all the Avengers to Wakanda, and it is there that an attack is unleashed that leaves the Avengers turning on each other.

Saturday 13 July on Disney XD (304) at 09:00

Footy Pups S1

It’s all about teamwork in Footy Pups. Under the guidance of Arsenal footballer Rachel Yankee, a team of five children will face a team of animated canines with impressive footballing skills.

Monday 1 July on CBeebies (306) at 11:45

DC Super Hero Girls

Being a superhero and a teenager is no easy task – these well-known DC heroes save the world with their superpowers while attending classes and dealing with the pressures of growing up. This group of girls know how to take on villains and still manage to keep their egos under control … which isn’t always easy.

Starts Saturday 13 July on Cartoon Network (301) at 14:25

Spongebob’s 20th Anniversary

Spongebob is turning 20! Come and celebrate our favourite yellow sponge’s big day with a two-part marathon, including a surprise that’ll delight the kids. Spongebob and his best pal, Patrick, are touring the world while everyone in Bikini Bottom is preparing something special for the birthday boy.

Saturday 6 July on Nickelodeon (305) at 14:50

Spongebob’s Big Birthday Party Blowout

Only Spongebob and his friends can manage to get themselves swept away by a tidal wave and end up stranded in a remote tropical island, on Spongebob’s birthday! What do you do when you wake up one morning to find Bikini Bottom totally lifeless? Where did everybody go?

Saturday 13 July on NickToons (308) at 14:50

4 kids movies to bookmark


It’s love to the power of three in this family flick that puts our favourite three princesses in a tricky position. Snow White, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty are all in love with the same Prince Charming! Will these lovely princesses change into mean girls now that they’re all after the same prize, and can the prince be saved?

Saturday 6 July on M-Net (101) at 15:30

Saving Flora

Once, she was the main attraction at the circus but these days, Flora the elephant is no longer the sensation she once was, and the circus owner is planning on euthanising her. The night before her “timely departure”, Dawn, the circus owner’s teenage daughter, breaks Flora out of the circus and now, they must make it through the woods and evade elephant poachers.

Saturday 13 July on M-Net (101) at 15:30

Ralph Breaks the Internet

Ralph and Vanellope are two misfits joined together by a common cause — travelling to the World Wide Web to search for a replacement part for Vanellope’s video game, Sugar Rush. To find their way home, the two must rely on the citizens of the Internet, the Netizens, in this brilliant sequel to Wreck-it Ralph.

Saturday 20 July on M-Net (101) at 15:30

A Dog and Pony Show

Dede is no ordinary dog. She’s a famous circus dog who’s used to getting all the attention and constant praise. But when she mistakenly gets left behind when her show leaves town, Dede must adapt to life on a lonely farm and let go of her vanity, which is near impossible for this self-centred dog.

Saturday 27 July on M-Net (101) at 15:30

Not at home? Remember to get the DStv Now app and download loads of shows and movies for the kids to watch offline.