Friday 17th – Sunday 19th July 2015
Admission: Available Online
Foodies Festival returns to Tatton Park this summer as part of their 10th anniversary celebrations. As the UK’s largest celebration of food and drink, families can look forward to a food and fun packed day out and enjoy exciting new features.
Illyria Outdoor Theatre – The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Sunday 19th July 2015 | 3pm (Doors open 2:30pm)
Tickets: Adults £11, Child (ages 5-15) £7, Family £32 (2 adults, 2 children)
Bored of his chores, left on his own, the sorcerer’s apprentice has a bright idea, waves his wand and ….whoosh!… a broom magically starts to fetch water for him. But as the bath fills he realises he doesn’t know the spell to make the broom stop. In desperation he saws it in half – but this is just the start of everything spiralling out of control! Starts at 3pm (doors open 2:30pm) at the Old Hall.
RHS Flower Show
Wednesday 22nd – Sunday 26th July 2015
Admission: Available Online
Set in magnificent parklands, the RHS Flower Show Tatton Park is a celebration of the best in gardening with a vibrant carnival atmosphere. A spectacular day out, not just for plant lovers, but for friends and family too!
Pond Week – What’s in a Pond?
Thursday 23rd & Friday 24th July 2015 | 12-4pm
Free Event (Normal Admissions Charges Apply)
Take a closer look at the creatures swimming around in Dunham’s ponds. Collect your timed token from visitor reception and join us at the pond for an introduction to the activity.
Saturday 25th July 2015 | 7-10pm
Admission: Adult £17, Child £12
Illyria present Gilbert & Sullivan’s Iolanthe, a comic but romantic summer operetta to leave you with a song in your heart, in the atmospheric setting of Dunham Massey’s Garden.
Ranger Week – Meet the Rangers
Monday 27th – Friday 31st July 2015 | 12-4pm
Free Event (Normal Admission Charges Apply)
Meet the Ranger team in the North Park to join in with some fun outdoor activities and discover how you can tick off some of your ’50 things’.
Summer Activities at the Farm
Tuesday 28th July – Friday 28th August 2015
Normal Attraction Entry Charges
Join us for action packed activities including meeting the newly hatched chicks and ducklings, ‘Don’t wake the beastie’ honey trail, regular farm fact talks, maize maze and the highly entertaining sheep racing! Plus weekend storytelling with our resident storyteller Elizabeth Morris.
Wednesday 29th July 2015 | 10:30am-12:30pm
A fun filled morning exploring life in a Viking settlement. Experience outdoor cooking, storytelling, shelter building and animal tracking.
Thursday 30th July 2015 | 10:30am-12:30pm
Ever wondered if you could survive in the wilderness? Build a shelter, track wild animals, play games of stealth and learn about wild foods.