Posts Categorized: What’s On

FREE Taster Day @Burton Meadowside – Saturday 13th May

East Staffordshire Borough Council’s Sports Development Team are working with the Brewhouse Arts Centre and Meadowside Leisure Centre in Burton to put on a physical activity taster day as part of the “This Girl Can” campaign. Mothers, daughters, female relatives and friends are invited to Meadowside Leisure Centre on Saturday 13th May between 10:00am and… Read more »

Twilight Maze in Support of St. Giles Hospice

Fancy Navigating a Maize Maze at Dusk?   6.30pm to 11pm Saturday 6th August   Join us for our charity event to raise money for our charity of the year, St. Giles Hospice.   Twilight Maze Navigate our 10 acre Dinosaurs Awaken maize maze featuring a huge T-Rex skeleton in its design! Grab your torch… Read more »

Dinosaurs Awaken Maize Maze

The maze story… A paleontology team have discovered a huge T-REX fossil here in the maize maze at the Adventure Farm. They were astonished to also find ‘live’ dinosaurs! The fossil bones are still in the maze and team refuse to go in and retrieve them so we need your help.   10 Acre Maize… Read more »

August Bank Holiday Family Weekend 2016

Have fun in the sun with a great line up of activities for all the family! Entry to the fantastic museum included Kids go free!   Phat Magic – Children’s entertainer Pony rides* Giant games Face painting* Fairground rides and inflatables* Crazy golf DJ Colouring & craft stations Activity trail & board games BBQ &… Read more »

The Boss UK

Bruce Springsteen is touring the USA this year, but don’t feel left out! The Boss UK brings all of Bruce’s best-loved hits in a sweat-drenched, ninety minute show with all the passion, intensity and realism of the true Boss.   This band of world-class musicians has risen rapidly to wide critical acclaim becoming the world’s… Read more »

Classic Car & Transport Show

A great family day out!  Up to 1000 classics on display Trade and autojumble area Club displays Live entertainment from vintage singer Jayne Darling Concours competition Music from GJ UXB   Show Times: 10am-4pm (Estate closes 5pm) Admission: Adult £8 / Child £4 / Family (2 adults, 2 children) £20 Includes free entry to the… Read more »

Photo Canopy Workshop

Time: 10am-4pm Develop your skills as a landscape photographer whilst exploring spaces within the National Forest with our Photo Canopy workshops. Whether you are a beginner or enthusiast, shoot digital or film, you will benefit from our professional, experienced tutors being on hand at all times to offer friendly, practical and personal advice. During this… Read more »

Photo Canopy: Cyanotype Workshop

Time: 10am-4pm This workshop will introduce you to Cyanotype Printing, the traditional photographic process that creates one-off prints with a blue pigment. Join us for a hands-on workshop where you’ll learn how to sensitise paper and experiment with different coating techniques to make your own cyanotype prints. Book your place here. Please note: Please bring… Read more »

Photo Canopy: Drawing with Rowena Barrett

Time: 10am-4pm This introductory workshop will provide hints, tips, encouragement and guidance for people keen to know more and develop their skills in drawing. This workshop is designed especially for people who have little or no experience of drawing. Through a series of demonstrations and follow-me type exercises, Rowena will reveal some trade secrets and… Read more »