What’s on 2016…
Take a look at What’s on at Eastnor Castle throughout 2016.
All events, except for Deer Park events, Theatre Performances and Photography Courses are included in the price of your entrance ticket.
EASTNOR CHILLI FESTIVAL
Sun 1st to Mon 2nd May
Now in its 5th year! All things Chilli to try and buy! Live music, bars, hot food, children’s cookery school, Chilli Eating Competition and cookery demonstrations. #EastnorChilliFestival >> Find out more (Pre-booking is highly recommended as tickets are limited)
Sun 29th to Mon 30th May
A nostalgic family fun day! Line up of impressive Steam Engines, Tea Tent, Giant Garden Games, model steam engine rides, vintage carousel, chair swing and more! #VintageEastnor >> Find out more
Sun 12th June
Beginners Course: Aimed at the person wanting to get the best out of their new camera. Take gorgeous landscapes, capture all the action of school sports day and improve your holiday photos. £70.00 per person. Call 01531 633160 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
CHILDREN’S OUTDOOR THEATRE – PETER PAN written by J.M. Barrie
Sun 19th June (Father’s Day) 3.00pm
By arrangement with Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity and Samuel French Ltd. Chapterhouse Theatre Company are delighted to present the unforgettable story of Peter Pan the boy who wouldn’t grow up. ** Seating is not provided for this performance; please bring a picnic rug or low backed chairs to sit on. You are very welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy during the performance. Tickets allow entry to the castle grounds from 11am. ** Adult £13.00, Child £9.00, Family (2+2) £37.00
CIRQUE DU SOUL PRESENTS: EL DORADO FESTIVAL
Fri 1st to Sun 3rd July
Deer Park Event Leaving the confines of the urban cities and underground hot spots Cirque Du Soul heads to the big outdoors for their first ever weekend-long festival. More information and tickets available from www.eldoradofestival.com
VW CAMPER & BUS SHOW
Fri 29th to Sun 31st July
Deer Park Event A family-friendly weekend celebration of the VW camper van with plenty to admire and keep you entertained. More information and tickets available from www.volksworldshows.com/camper-and-bus-weekend-home
Sun 7th to Thurs 11th August
Travel back in time with a life-like walking, roaring T-Rex! Join our local dinosaur expert for an interactive, informative and fun show where you’ll get to meet a life-size walking, roaring T-Rex and learn all about how dinosaurs lived back in the day. The dinosaur show will be held 3 times throughout the day at 11.30am, 1.00pm and 2.30pm… each show will last around 50 minutes. You do not need to book for a specific show, just make your way to the Courtyard at a time that suits you. The show is included in your admission price and is suitable for all ages. This event is free of charge if you are a Privilege Card holder.
Thu 11th to Sun 14th August
Deer Park Event Something for the whole family! Celebrating its fifth year, and its very first year here at Eastnor, Lakefest presents a spectacular summer music festival that you won’t want to miss! More information and tickets available from www.lakefest.co.uk
LAND ROVER OFF-LIMITS
Tue 30th Aug to Thu 1st Sep
Realise your Land Rover Experience dreams with our brand new exclusive event giving visitors the chance to passenger ride around part of Eastnor’s 53 miles of carefully maintained off-road tracks and obstacles. Spanning 5,000 acres in the shadow of the dramatic Malvern Hills, the wild and challenging terrain surrounding Eastnor Castle has been used as a Land Rover proving ground for over 5 decades, helping to develop the world’s most capable vehicles. Land Rover Experience will be at Eastnor Castle on these 3 days in a fleet of Land Rover vehicles offering unique 25 minute passenger rides from the Castle Courtyard, from 11am until 4.30pm to Eastnor Castle visitors. All included in the entrance price. No pre-booking required, rides will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis on the day. Not suitable for children under 5 years of age. Limited booster seats available for children – all children must be seated in an appropriate car seat/booster seat until they are 12 years old or 135cm tall and must be accompanied by their parent/guardian at all times.
Sat 3rd September
Deer Park Event Three of the UK’s best firework companies compete against each other with a ten minute firework display choreographed to music, followed by a finale display from organisers MLE Pyrotechnics. More information and tickets available from www.eastnorfireworks.co.uk
RELISH RUNNING – EASTNOR CASTLE MUD BATH
Sun 16th October
Deer Park Event