Merry May

Nature-inspired fun in the woodland with maypole, dance, craft and music!


Saturday 5 May
10.30pm – 3.30pm


Dartington Deer Park
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£5 per child aged 4+*
Family** ticket: £12

*Younger children and accompanying adults FREE. **Up to 3 children


10.30 –11.30am and 1.30 – 2.30pmSensory Spring* with WildWise. All ages. Become aware of your senses on an activity walk.
10.30 –11.30amBlobsters* with WildWise. Age 6 and under. It's nesting season! Make creatures from clay and find them homes.
2.00 – 3.00pmWild Time* with WildWise. Age 7+. Nature's having a party and party people are invited.
11.00am – 2.00pmMaypole dance and decoration* (every 30 mins). All ages.
2.30 – 3.00pmMaypole Grand Finale
11.00am – 12noon and 2.00 – 3.00pmPaint and decorate a wooden deer to take home*. Age 7+ (15 spaces).
10.30am – 3.30pmCraft drop-in. All ages. Make your own flower wreaths and animal masks.
10.30am – 3.30pmWoodland treasure drop-in. All ages. Find out what’s hiding in the woodland and collect a stamp each time you do.
*20 children per workshop unless otherwise stated. Arrive early – ALL BOOKABLE ON THE DAY

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