Wharton Park events
Find out about all the upcoming events in Wharton Park.
If an event takes place in the outdoor amphitheatre don't forget to bring a waterproof coat if it rains. You can also bring along a blanket for the grassed seating.
Ceramics Clay brick workshops
Children's workshop (ages 5-16) - Thursday 15 February, 11.00am - 3.00pm, £8.50 per child
Adult's workshop (ages 16+) - Saturday 17 February, 11.00am - 3.00pm, £12.00 per adult
Booking is essential. To book please contact us.
Join artist Kay Henderson who will be delivering a specialist ceramic workshop with a twist.
Taking place in the Education Room, you will be provided with an actual house brick of clay to create a masterpiece from scratch.
Attendees will learn how to work with the material and be assisted by the artist in creating an individual piece of artwork.
The artwork created will be taken away by the artist and fired, then returned to the park for collection.
Story Explorers - Each Peach Pear Plumb
Thursday 22 and Sunday 25 February
Sessions at 10.00am-11.30am and 1.00pm-2.30pm, Education Room.
These family fun sessions are for children (2 to 5 years) involving crafts, storytelling and a park trail.
£4 per child and booking is essential. To book please contact us.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Friday 6 July, doors open 5.30pm, show starts 6.30pm
Chapterhouse Theatre Company comes to Wharton Park this summer to present the classic tale of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meets a whole host of colourful characters - from the unforgettable White Rabbit and the madcap Mad Hatter, to the terrifying Queen of Hearts. Family event with songs, dances and original music.
Ticket prices: adult £16 / child £10 / family (2 adults and 2 children) £46
Toddler Tails and Trails
Educational sessions for schools
World Book Day
World Book Day celebrations take place at Wharton Park from Monday 26 February until Friday 2 March 2018. We will be offering workshops free during this period and would be delighted if your class could join us. For more information check out ourflyer.