The Magic of Christmas this December at Fishers Farm, Wisborough Green, West Sussex.
Imagine walking through a sparkling Winter Wonderland, the warm scent of mulled wine dancing in the air, a soft lull of those classic Christmas carols and sleigh bells gently ringing.
A magical winding pathway, with an array of twinkling lights, guides you towards Father Christmas’ festive grotto. Packed with songs, slapstick, silliness and fairy-tale magic – the Pantomime at Fishers is guaranteed to have the whole family ‘cheering’, ‘booing’ and laughing their socks! You will be entering a whole new world with our panto this year as we are showing the family favourite, Aladdin……oh yes we are! Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment!
Address: Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green, West Sussex, RH14 0EG. Telephone: 01403 700063 Website
Join the spooky Halloween fun at West Dean Gardens near Chichester 25-29 October 2017 with the Halloween Trail, face painting and crafty fun to make scary masks, Halloween lanterns, hats and more. Explore the Gardens, completing the trail for a chocolate prize. The award-winning gardens and arboretum are full of the rich colours of autumn; it’s definitely worth a visit in October half term.
Complete your visit with lunch or a cream tea in the restaurant (children’s lunch menu £5.50). Breakfast is also served from 9am at weekends. The Halloween theme continues in the gift shop, with a treasure trove of treats. Child tickets £4 (includes activities); adult tickets £8.75 (standard entry).
Address: West Dean Gardens, near Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0RX
Halloween Happy Hauntings this half term 21st October to 29th October 2017!
Witches and Wizards, Vampires and Lizards, and owls that go hoot in the night. Scary tales and slimey snails, and ghosts that give you a fright! Jump aboard your broomsticks and soar over to Fishers this hair-raising half term for the ‘Halloween Happy Hauntings’! Ride along with the creepy crew on the family-friendly Haunted Village Train Ride or sit back, relax and enjoy the famous, family-friendly ‘Spook Show’ in the Fishers Barn Theatre. This year, follow the exciting ‘Scavenger Hunt’ around the park and lucky little monsters will receive a Halloween prize…..it’s going to be FRIGHTFULLY FUN!
Address: Fishers Adventure Farm Park, Newpound Lane, Wisborough Green, West Sussex, RH14 0EG. Website
Discover great days out with the National Trust this Autumn in Sussex.
Nothing beats heading out with the family for a walk on a crisp autumn day. Enjoy woodland trails, half-term craft activities and halloween fun.
Visit the Alfriston Clergy House and see their bumper crop of pumpkins and during half-term there is a Halloween Hunt for the children.
Join in the Folklore and fairy trail at Bateman’s. There’ll be fairies to be found in the garden over half-term and children’s tales brought to life on their trail.
Each year when Hallowe’en comes around there’s fun and games in at Bodium castle when the Crones come to visit. Are you brave enough to enter Crones’ Corner to experience their unique concoctions and magical tales.
At Sheffield Park there’s plenty to keep your little ones (and big ones too) entertained with the woodland play area, trail, climbing walls, storytelling chairs and loads of den building materials.
There’s plenty to see and do at Wakehurst, whatever the season. With natural play areas for the children, and wildlife all around, there is something to keep everyone entertained. Join in family activities Sat 14th and 15th October and in December enjoy a magical after-dark walk when the majestic woodlands are brought to life with glowing, handcrafted lanterns.
Visit Petworth Park October half-term and take part in some spine tingling activities. Enrol in the Petworth Witches and Wizards Academy and make some spooky craft to take home.