All activities are free with the festival entrance fees

  • Children from age groups 1-4 and 5-8 will be signed in and out, with activities provided throughout the mornings, from 9am until 12:30pm.
  • Children in age groups 9-12 and 13+ will have activities in the mornings, but also in the afternoon from 4pm until 5:30pm. 
  • Between lunch and 4pm circus equipment will be provided and free play will be encouraged for all ages in the main festival area. 

Mornings will focus on sports and creative arts and crafts, with a continuous program provided in these for all age groups. Download the programme here:

In the afternoon there will be more varied offerings - please see below for all the different activities and workshops that are planned



Singing for Kids - Natasha Young

Come and try it out. Nobody ever died from too much singing... Or did they?!? 

Play Cards, Have Fun!

Easy-to-learn card games for all ages...

Games Workshop

Join in and learn some games. They're fun... and no Xbox in sight!

Collaborative creation - Louise Watts

Create a piece of sculpture collaboratively and create gratitude 'gifts'

Expressive movement (physical theatre) - Louise Watts

Learn how the body can be used to tell a story (and much more!)

Family Yoga - Karen Duke

Hatha yoga class suitable for all levels of students and a fabulous workshop to enjoy with your children

Build and race a Soapbox Racer

All ages: Make and race your very own soapbox racer (a go-kart made with bits and bobs)...

Crazy Olympic Games

All ages: Join a team as they take on the fun and crazy challenges in our own variation of the Olympic Games!

Giant Crazy Golf

All ages: Fun and Games with our over-sized crazy golf competition...

French Cricket

Ages 5-9: Come and have a go at this fun version of cricket!

Japanese Cinema with the Studio Ghibli films

Age 5+ We are going to be showing 6 Studio Ghibli films starting with the flagship 'My Neighbour Totoro'...

Band camp - prepare to perform!

Age 13+ Come and join the Sun and Moon band and get ready to perform. No experience required

Cricket training

AGE 9+ Come and join in learning and improving your cricket game...

Learn to sing and perform

Ages 9+ Learn to sing with power and perform with more confidence...

Tennis lessons

Ages 5+ and Ages 9+ (separate sessions) Come and have a go at playing tennis. It doesn't matter what level you have...

Circus skills

All Ages: Juggling / Diabolo / Stilt Walking / Balloons Modelling / Gym Ribbons / Staff / Tightrope + Slack wire etc etc etc

Let's Put on a Play! With Tracy Taylor Banks

Ages 5+ Do you enjoy performing (showing off a bit) or making up stories? Then this is for you...

Creative play with Suzanne and Lisa

Ages 0-5:  Suzanne and Lisa are back for year 2! Come and join in the fun again...

Volleyball classes

Ages 9+  A fun, team sport - learn the basic techniques and rules of the game...

Football training

Daily training sessions for age groups 5-9 and 10+