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Summer Festival

1 August, 2016 at 10:00 am - 12 August, 2016 at 3:00 pm

- £6.50
Summer Festival

Located outside in the amphitheatre area, bring the kids and enjoy craft workshops, games, and treasure hunts. Your ticket will give you access to the Summer Festival area where you can enjoy free face painting, fun in the sand pit, garden games and doodle hunts around the Centre after the group activity. The ‘Snack Shack’ will be open for coffees, cakes and picnic lunches, making it a lovely place for you to spend time with the kids.

Each day will take on a different theme and you can find out more about these below.

Sessions cost £6.50 per child and last an hour and a half which includes time to enjoy the Summer Festival play area, if you would like to stay a little longer and book two morning or afternoon sessions back to back, the cost is £11 per child.

Heroes & Princesses Day – Monday 1st & Friday 12th August

Come dressed as your favourite Super Hero or Princess, join in our mask and wand making workshops, and/or our Heroes and Princesses party packed full of party games!

10am Craft Workshop
11.30am Heroes & Princesses Party
1.30pm Craft Workshop
3pm Heroes & Princesses Party

Fun in the Garden Day – Tuesday 2nd & Wednesday 10th August
It’s no surprise that we love gardening and so today we’ll be celebrating the delights of the British garden, come and decorate and plant a pot for your garden in our make and take craft workshop, and/or join in the fun with our traditional garden games session.

10am Craft Workshop
11.30am Garden Games
1.30pm Craft Workshop
3pm Garden Games

Adventures at Sea – Wednesday 3rd & Thursday 11th August
Today we will be getting nautical with the opportunity to create your own pirate masks and sword, or monster mask and sea shapes in our make and take craft workshops. We’ll also be holding a group treasure hunt looking for clues around the Garden Centre which lead to a treasure chest!

10am Craft Workshop
11.30am Treasure Hunt
1.30pm Craft Workshop
3pm Treasure Hunt

Journey into Space – Thursday 4th & Tuesday 9th August
Join us as we venture into space with a solar system mobile make and take workshop, and/or our group rocket building activity which promises to be a lot of fun!

10am Craft Workshop
11.30am Build a Rocket
1.30pm Craft Workshop
3pm Build a Rocket

Join the Circus! – Friday 5th & Monday 8th August
Today we are joined by Circus Sensible who will be delivering a Circus Skills session where children will be taught circus skills such as the diablo and juggling. They will also be doing a Circus Show to entertain the children (and adults!), they were part of the Summer festival last year and are not to be missed!

10am Circus Skills Workshop
11.30am Circus Show
1.30pm Circus Skills Workshop
3pm Circus Show

Please note that the Circus Show is not the same as Paulo’s Circus Shows – these are available from 24th August – 4th September

Experience the Animals with Amazing Animal Encounters – Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th August

Come & experience a 1 hour animal handling sessions with AMAZING ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS. Children will have the opportunity to meet and hold a variety of animals including rabbits, pigs, tarantulas and tortoises!

SESSIONS start at 10am, 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3pm. Maximum of 20 children and lasts around 1 hour followed by free play in our Summer Festival area.

Come along for a morning or afternoon session or make the most of the festival and stay for the whole day to enjoy entertainment, craft activities, action packed workshops and free childrens activities – each day promises to be a riot of fun and action!

Although these are led sessions, children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

In addition, each day there will be FREE pop-up activities around the Garden Centre including the wish leaf tree, doodle hunt and plant a seed activities.

Details

Start:
1 August, 2016 at 10:00 am
End:
12 August, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Cost:
£6.50
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.millbrookgc.co.uk/

Organiser

Millbrook Garden Centre
Phone:
01474 331135
Website:
www.millbrookgc.co.uk

Venue

Millbrook Garden Centre
Station Road, Southfleet,
Gravesend, Kent DA139PA United Kingdom
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Phone:
01474 331135
Website:
www.millbrookgc.co.uk

Details

Start:
1 August, 2016 at 10:00 am
End:
12 August, 2016 at 3:00 pm
Cost:
£6.50
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.millbrookgc.co.uk/

Organiser

Millbrook Garden Centre
Phone:
01474 331135
Website:
www.millbrookgc.co.uk

Venue

Millbrook Garden Centre
Station Road, Southfleet,
Gravesend, Kent DA139PA United Kingdom
+ Google Map
Phone:
01474 331135
Website:
www.millbrookgc.co.uk