A festival not to be missed

Wildflowers collage

Looking for the very best family-friendly festivals this summer?Well add Wildflowers to that list as our 3-day festival of sound and colour returns bigger and better than ever! 

Wildflowers takes place at Hobbledown on August 16th, 17th and 18th 2019 and is the ultimate feel-good family festival. 

Featuring live music, interactive theatre, music and dance workshops, walkabouts and circus entertainment, there will be a jam-packed line-up of alfresco fun throughout the 3 days. 

There will also be craft stalls, street food stalls, 2 bars, and of course our famous paint throwing finale.

The Line Up  

Music 

The Gents – Feast your ears and eyes on the cheeky nonsense that is the Cockney Gents. Sing along to your favourite pop tunes in the cockney style with your very own Gents Kazoo. 

Beato Burrito – Trio of acoustic musicians who will be wandering around Hobbledown performing an eclectic mix of pop songs in a Mariachi style. 

The Cash Cows – Energetic and infectious act reworks our favourite tunes from across the last century in a quirky style that keeps us guessing. It’s upbeat, happy, dancing music in a skiffle, rockabilly, jazz style. 

Top Bananas Stilt Band – A band on stilts wandering round Hobbledown … what can possibly go wrong?! 

Theatre and Circus 

Dress Circle –  A unique street theatre act that has got to be seen to be believed, with plenty of audience participation. 

Acro-Afrique – An award-winning acrobatic troupe from Ghana, West Africa.  

Mujishan’s Circus of Bubbles – Workshops and bubble displays with our famous bubble bike 

Bruce Airhead – One brave man, one enormous balloon, one amazing show! 

Greg Chapman – Juggler, escape artist and all round entertainer 

Punch and Judy – The classic show that’s still a family favourite 

Workshops 

London African Drumming – 3 daily workshops for beginners introducing them to joys of African drumming and dance. You will be surprised how good you all sound! 

Bollywood Dance –  Learn to dance Bollywood style! 

Fizz Pop Science – Fun and interactive science complete with explosions! 

As well as … 

Hobbledown Characters and Walkabouts  – The Hedge Men, The Flower Men, Old Man Tom 

The Raptor Centre – two birds of prey flying displays every day 

Face Painting/Hair Braiding – extra charge applies 

Hobbledown’s famous paint throwing  extravaganza – 4.30pm daily 

Plus guests receive all day entry to our award winning adventure park and zoo – you can’t get better than that! 

 

Early Bird Ticket prices (Book before July 1st to benefit from our Early Bird rate): 

Daily Rate 

£25 for adults / £25 for children / £19 for concessions / £15 for Hobbledown Annual Passholders. 

Any two days  

£45 for adults / £45 for children / £39 for concessions / £25 for Hobbledown Annual Passholders. 

 

Car Parking £5 per day 

Tickets are limited as is our car parking. There will be an additional charge for car parking of £5 per car. Full cars with 5 people in will have their £5 refunded. This is to encourage as many of our local guests to walk, cycle or use public transport to get to Hobbledown and for all our other guests to share cars where possible. 

 

We are trying to generate the least amount of waste possible over these three days, so please bring your reusable cups. 

 

To book CLICK HERE

 

Please note there is no smoking allowed within Hobbledown 

 

Posted in

Hobbledown