Whitlingham Park Events 2017

There’s loads going on in the park this year, here’s a list of events scheduled! 

Easter Craft & Willow Weaving Friday 7th April

Join our craft workshop to make your own mini Easter basket (including mini eggs) from willow, bramble and dogwood. Age 6+, no unaccompanied children. From 10am to 12pm and 1.30pm to 3.30pm. £5 Adult, £3 Under 16’s, £14 Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 children). Booking essential: 01603 756094.

Epic Easter Egg Adventure Thursday 13th April    

Follow the Tricky Treasure Trail around Whitlingham to complete the tasks and win yummy Easter eggs. Then craft a nest basket to take your prize home. From 11am to 3pm. £1.00 per participant (no booking required).

 

A Taste of the Wild Family Wild Food Forage Walk Sunday 21st May. Find out about edible wild plants including their history, tips on identification and recipe ideas, with the opportunity to sample some wild food treats. Age 7+, no unaccompanied children. From 10am to 1pm. £5 Adult, £3 Children, £14 Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 children). Booking essential: 01603 756094.

      

Picnic in the Park Sunday 23rd July

Enjoy a picnic to celebrate the start of National Parks week.  There will be a large range of stands and craft activities for everyone to be involved in.  Turn up from 10am to 3pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Totally Broads Wednesday 26th July

Get active with our Broads Quiz Trail or enjoy displays, craft activities and our Marshman’s tools game. Turn up from 11am to 3pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Family Treasure Hunt Wednesday 2nd August

Try a new and exciting way to explore Whitlingham. Learn how to read a map and follow the treasure trail.  Turn up from 10am to 2pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Family Treasure Hunt Wednesday 9th August

Try a new and exciting way to explore Whitlingham. Learn how to read a map and follow the treasure trail.  Turn up from 10am to 2pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Teddy Bear’s Picnic Wednesday 16th August

Bring your teddy bear to Whitlingham for a day out. Old or young there will be plenty of fun at the Teddy Bear’s Picnic! Turn up from 11am to 2pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Woodland Activity Day Wednesday 23th August

Explore the woods at Whitlingham and have a go at some traditional woodland crafts. Turn up from 11am to 3pm, no booking required – FREE event.

 

Funky Fungi Family Fun Saturday 15th October    

Fantastic facts, fungi and games on a journey of discovery amongst the world of magical mushrooms and terrific toadstools.  Age 5 +, no unaccompanied children. Two sessions: from 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm. £5.00 Adult, £3.00 Child, £14.00 Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 children). Booking essential: 01603 756094.

 

Whitlingham Night Adventure Saturday 11th November 

Experience the night-time world at Whitlingham, on an adventure of astronomy, nocturnal creatures and sensory discovery, rounded off with a touch of night magic. From 7am to 9pm approx. £5.00 per participant. Booking essential: 01603 756094.

 

Lantern Making and Walk Saturday 25th November

Work with willow and other natural materials to make wonderful lanterns for twilight walk through the Whitlingham woodlands. From 3pm to 6pm. £5.00 Adult, £4.00 under16’s, £15.00 Family Ticket (2 adults and 2 children). Booking essential: 01603 756094.

 

Christmas Family Fun at Whitlingham Saturday 16th December.

Christmas is coming to Whitlingham with a sackful of magical fun and things to do. Make your own natural decorations and join us for a winter woodland activity trail. Father Christmas will be arriving at twilight with an early present for everyone. Activities aimed at 5-10 year olds. £6 per child. Booking essential: 01603 756094.

 

Venue Address

Whitlingham Country Park

Whitlingham Lane, Trowse, Norwich

NR14 8TR

 

Grid Ref: TG274079

 

Booking and Information contact:

01603 756094/01603 617332

 

Website Address: www.enjoythebroads.com

 

Please note for all events car parking charges apply