Programme and Timings

The Programme is printed and given out at the Entrance Gate. 

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Programme – Content and Timings

The Real Halloween 2019


Saturday 26th 2pm to 7pm [car park £1 opens 1.30pm]

Sunday 27th 1pm to 6pm [car park £1 opens 12.30pm]

Tickets £8.50 bookable in advance online (£10 on day), family ticket in advance for 4  £32;  Under 3s come free


Magical Nature Workshops  (no under 3s)


Bookable in advance online £3


2.15pm, 3.15pm and 4.15pm on Sat

1.15pm, 2.15pm, 3.15pm on Sun

Magic Wands, Witches Owls, Witches Bats, Wizard Training, Witch Training



2pm to 5pm on Sat

1pm to 4pm on Sun

Witches Kitchen              Free

Hedgehog Houses           Free

Moon Calendars              £2 per make


More Activities

(Those with a charge are raising money for the Fairyland Trust)


2pm to 5pm on Sat

1pm to 4pm on Sun

Halloween Games           £2/ wristband –play as long as you like and re-entry (parents/carers free)

Face Painting                    £tbc / child

Pixie Post Office              £1.50  inc. stamp and posting

Jam Jar lanterns              £2/ jar



Veg O Lantern Competition  free

4.30 pm Sat and 3.30pm Sun Judging in the Good Elf café/ pub

5pm Sat and 4pm  Sun Awards in Performance Tent stage

Categories (with prizes):  Family, Child 6- 8, Child 8-12

[Must only include UK grown fruit or veg and extra points for Organic, no plastic,  must contain a safe space for a tea light]

No New Plastic Home Made Fancy Dress Competition free

Judging  and award of prizes will follow the Veg O Lantern awards in the Performance tent

Catergories: Child 3-8, Child 8-12, Adult


Music free


The He Hews – Saturday 26th 

Murphy’s Lore – Sunday 27th

3.15pm  to 4pm and 6.30 pm to 7pm on Sat

2.15pm to 3pm and 5.30 pm to 6pm on Sun

Penny Less duo – throughout the day


Pirate Pantomime free

2.15 pm to 3pm and 4.15pm to 5pm Sat

1.15pm to 2pm and 3.15pm to 4pm Sun


Musical Toadstools (see blackboard for times) free


Storytelling in the Hut (see blackboard for times) free

With Mike Dodsworth and Callum McGowan


Trolls – out and about, unpredictable  free (excepting ransoms)


Bats – out and about throughout the day free


Fairy King and Queen in residence free

2pm to 4.15pm Sat

1pm to 3.15pm Sun


Supporter Tea Party (hosted by The King and Queen and other characters)

Free ( Supporters only plus 3 guests )

4.30pm  to 5pm Saturday

3.30pm to 4pm Sunday


Magical Ending 


Telling of The Real Halloween story

in the Performance Tent by Mike Dodsworth and Callum McGowan free

5.30pm  to 6.00pm Saturday

4.30pm to 5.00pm Sunday


Animal Lantern Parade – bring your jam jar lanterns (no battery powered lights please) free

6.00pm to 6.15pm Saturday

5.00pm to 5.15pm Sunday


Fire Show from the Outdoor Stage  free

6.15pm to 6.30pm Saturday

5.15pm to 5.30pm Sunday


Food and drink – Stalls, Café and Pub


2pm to 7pm Saturday ( last orders 6.45pm )

1pm to 6pm Sunday ( last orders 5.45pm)

Good Elf Pub/ Cafe  – real ales, local cider and mulled cider/ soups, bread, teas, coffees, juice


Fairyland Market Shopping


Local hand made traders selling everything from Fairy Wings to Wizard beards..

A percentage  of all sales goes to The Fairyland Trust


More Info – see under INFO



Collection of cardboard, paper and food waste only.  Please – no single use plastic. No landfill  ( except nappies which can only be put in the marked bins in the Baby change)

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