Wildfest @ Brandon Marsh

A truly wild day out with activities for all ages from cooking to face painting, mini beast hunting to craft and guided walks to pond dipping. There will be something to get everyone wild!

Saturday 5th May 2018 - 10am - 4pm

Join us at Brandon Marsh for a fantastic day out with activties to get you closer to nature while fundraising for Warwickshire Wildlife Trust! 

Register your places here now!

In the Visitor Centre

  • Learn how you can help wildlife in your own back garden
  • Shop with the profits going to support local wildlife and wild places
  • Pick up a spotter sheet and head out to explore the reserve and see what you can find…

In the Courtyard

  • Find out about Help for Hedgehogs and join in some hogtastic activities
  • Get crafty in the Barn
  • Try your luck on the tombola
  • Enter our 2018 raffle
  • Join a minibeast hunt at 11am, 1:30pm or 3:30pm (free ticket from reception)
  • Pond dipping at 10am, 12noon or 2:30pm (free ticket from reception)
  • Enjoy a Guided Walk of the nature reserve 
  • See if you can hook a ‘duck’ for a prize before heading out on the reserve to see if you can spot the ducks you hooked! £1 for 3 ducks – prize every time

In the Orchard

  • A fundraising fairy will be face painting (£2) and making balloons (£1). She has brought with her three little friends, but can you find them? Name all three and she may have a treat for you.

On the Reserve

  • Try your hand at willow weaving on the meadow
  • Join Focus Optics in the Wright hide (number 1 on map) to get a close up view of those living on the pool through telescopes and binoculars…

 Feeling peckish?

  • Toast marshmallows and make damper bread on an open fire in the woods
  • And of course Badgers Tearoom will be open serving delicious meals, sandwiches, cakes and drinks 

Entry price:

Normal admission to Brandon Marsh! No extra cost for Wild Fest!

Members = FREE

Non-Members:

£2.50 Adults
£1.00 Children (under 4's free)
£1.50 Concessions
£6 family (2 Adults and up to 3 children)

Find out more details about how to get to Wildfest here!

Wildfest @ Brandon is held at Brandon Marsh Nature Centre on Brandon Lane, Coventry, CV3 3GW. 

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Funds raised go to protecting local wildlife and wild places in Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.