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Elvaston Castle Food and Drink Festival

When 20th July - 21st July

Elvaston Castle Food & Drink Festival returns and promises to be a cracking day out. We welcome everyone to come along and enjoy this fabulous free to enter Food Festival.

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Bubbleicious Festival

When 20th July - 21st July, 10.30am - 4.30pm

Bubbleicious festival will be bringing lots of fun for all the family to Elvaston Castle. Thousands of bubbles exploding into the Castle skies in multitudes of colour and sizes. Follow the trails of colour across the sky as they pop when you catch them in your hands. 

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Brazilian Festival Bem Te Vi

When 20th July, 10am - 11pm

Whistlewood is having a festival of Brazilian culture – we’re calling it Bem-Te-Vi. All Capoeira groups are welcome.

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A Bug's Adventure

When 20th July - 1st September, 9.30am - 5pm

Lots of bug-related fun at Bluebell's farm this summer including an Ant Adventure Maize Maze, Bug Safari Trailer Ride, Bug Handling Sessions and Water Wars!

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Willow activities and site maintenance

When 23rd July, All day

Led activity learning about one of the maintenance tasks we need to do on site. 

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Small Animal Handling Session

When 23rd July, 11.30am

Drop in session allowing you to handle the small animals - cuddle the guinea pigs, stroke the rabbits and feed the chickens.

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Wildlife Wednesday

When 24th July, 11am

Make some fun wildlife inspired crafts and hunt for creepy crawlies on our mini-beast safari. Booking available via our online shop.

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Friday Egg Collecting

When 25th July - 30th August, 9am-12pm every Friday in the school holidays

Come along to Betty's this summer holiday and see our egg packing room, with thousands of eggs on the conveyor belt!

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Animal Fancy Dress Competition

When 25th July, 11am

Come dressed as your favourite farm animal for the chance to win a special prize... adults, don't forget to join in the fun!

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Monsters on Tour

When 26th July - 27th July, 10am - 2pm

Free activity trail and craft session at Coalville Market. 

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Heather Scarecrow Festival

When 28th July - 4th August, 11 am on 28 July until 6pm on 4 Aug

Once a year, the good people of Heather go ever so slightly insane. Throughout the village the gardens are dotted with scarecrows. Scores and Scores of them, some of celebs, some of them topical, many of them cheerfully daft, and all competing for the votes of the people who come for miles around to see them.

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Jim’s Tractor Run & Family Fun Day

When 28th July, 11am - 4pm

Join North West Leicestershire District Council on the Bath Grounds, Ashby for a fun-packed family event. Grand Tractor display, interesting vehicles, craft & charity stalls, dog show, food and drink and much much more. 

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