Fun and learning
Do you ever think Eeek...... what will we do with the kids when we are eating and shopping our way around the festival? Well, this year we have introduced some new FREE activities to the weekend to keep your little foodies occupied.
Yes, you did read correctly - all our kiddies activties are FREE! And keep checking back because we will be adding more activities.
Grow your Own and the Biggest Gardening Gameshow
Introducing Lee Connelly aka the Skinny Jeans Gardener and former Blue Peter Gardener. Lee brings Grow your Own and gardening fun to the festival this year with the Biggest Gardening Entertainment show that mixes gardening and education together. This is the only gardening gameshow that is touring the country in 2019, giving you lots of Blue Peter styled makes that you can do at home to grow your own. Plus after each show Lee will be doing free sow and grow sessions with the kids to start their own GYO adventure.
Lee inspires families and children to get out in the garden, create memories and enjoy the space you have because he believes no matter how big or small your garden is, you can all be gardeners
There will be two shows each day of the festival at 11.30am and 1.30pm
Just turn up and check in!
Fun, Educational Art & Craft Classes
We are going cake crazy with a wonderful crafting experience. Children will create a range of cake-tastic pencil decorations! First they will make thier chef's hat and then they will be ready to make either a miniature clay unicorn cupcake, a slice of chocolate cake or even a wedding cake. Our young chefs will be taking home what they make.
No stress or mess for you!
There will be drop in sessions going on all weekend so pop in to see what's going on. No reservations necessary.
Bring your little chefs to the festival and they can take part in our free cookery classes .Italian cookery teacher, Ursula Ferrigno will be teaching the kids to make fresh pasta. It's super easy to make and tastes delicious!
They cook what they make or take it home to enjoy later! Register your child when you arrive at the festival. Classes will be at 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm on both days. For 6-13yrs of age.
Glitter Face Painting
What's a festival without some glitter? Our facepainter will paint as many little faces as she can throughout the weekend