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Wildfest – Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

17th August 2019 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm

Essex Wildlife Trust’s debut Children’s Festival  at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park is packed with activities throughout the day to ‘rewild your child’ – educate and enthral children about wildlife and being outdoors in the countryside.

It is also EWT’s marine month and we’ll be looking at how to protect the planet at this fantastic Site of Special Scientific Interest on the shores of the Thames Estuary.

Activites include making a plastic rubbish sculpture, giant bubble blowing from the roof, music making, nature tots free play area, face painting, under the sea workshops and a beach combing experience.

There is also a range of wonderful workshops available throughout the day that can be booked in advance.

      • Firelighting and cooking
      • Pewter smelting
      • Slime making
      • Potions and spells
      • Flying fish windsock
      • Rockpool creatures

The workshops are available for a small donation of only £3.50, but places are limited and booking is essential.

There will also be a range of food and drink stalls in the picnic area, or bring your own picnic.

Please CLICK HERE to book entry, car parking and workshops.


17th August 2019
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Essex Wildlife Trust
01621 862960

More Information

Transport / parking information
Limited onsite parking which should be booked when booking for the event.
Child friendly
Contact Telephone
01621 862960
Suggested donations: Entry to the event: children £5, adults free if accompanying a child. Car parking (must be booked) £2 Each workshop: £3.50


Visitor Centre, Thurrock Thameside Nature Park
Mucking Wharf Road
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex SS17 0RN United Kingdom
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01375 643342
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