If you're bringing the kids to the Autumn Festival here's a summary of what's on offer this Sunday!
Greenleaf Forest School: messy craft
Enjoy some forest school craft at Hall’s Pool making wild creatures, Green Man faces or flower fairies using clay, sticks, leaves and other natural materials. Suitable for ages 5-12.
Sessions are 20-30mins and cost £3 each, bookable at the main information point.
Enchanted Days: Magical workshops
The wonderfully creative Gap Learning CIC are offering their popular magical workshops in the Wild Place. These places book very quickly. If you miss out on a workshop you can still enjoy their magical creatures, hair braiding, Enchanted Days stall and more. Visit at 2pm and hear the Cambridge Bard telling an enchanting story!
Free activity. Workshops are bookable in advance here (likely to go out quickly).
COWA: Animals and tractors
Sit and ride tractors to play on at the main entrance and animals to meet and pet in the Wild Place.
Drop in free activity
Hoveraid & Madagascar Trail
Book a ride on a hovercraft and get a chance to feel what it’s like to be part of their medical teams out in Madagascar. You will follow a trail explaining about the work HoverAid does in the river systems of remote areas of Madagascar. You can then ride with HoverAid on the lakes!
Bookable at the second information point for a donation.
Simple fun in a hay pile - always popular!
Drop-in free fun in the sunclock
Miniature Steam Train
For the first time Milton Country Park is playing host to a lovely miniature steam train in Remembrance Meadow!
Follow a safari trail around Todd's Pit lake and explore the lakes Canadian style! Boats are available to book on the day and are suitable for two adults or one adult and two children age 5+.
Book at the main info point on arrival. £8 per boat.
Find Glitterbugs in the play area.
Wood Craft Folk
Make and take home Viking braiding and friendship bracelets
Drop-in free activity in the sun clock.
Taster fishing sessions at Todd's Pit run by FPAS. Have a go and see what you can catch!
Drop in sessions £2.50 per child.
Meet the mermaid
Have your photo taken with our very rare and special visitor!
Find the unusual creatures hiding at activity stalls around the festival, unscramble the letters on their backs and you could win a prize!
If you're a budding Bake Off contestant, gardener, photographer or crafter then enter the Produce Show for a chance to win a trophy!
Details on categories and how to enter can be found here.
We will also have a wide range of delicious food to try, craft stalls, entertainment and colourful characters to meet - dressing up is optional!