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30 June 2019

Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
A Very Choral Cream TeaThe award-winning New Forest Chamber Choir will be presenting a beautiful, elegant musical programme fitting for a summer’s day, in the stunning setting of Highcliffe Castle. The Choir has an exceptional sound and blended harmonies. Prepare to be enchanted with music from Stanford, Chilcott, Faure, Rutter and songs from film and stage. All this whilst you consume delicious freshly-baked scones with clotted cream and jam with a tea or coffee in the wonderful setting of our ...
29 Jun 2019 to 30 Jun 2019

Adventure Wonderland, Christchurch, Dorset
Meet Titch the T-Rex & FriendsTitch the T-Rex and his dinosaur friends will be taking up 'roar'sidence at Adventure Wonderland on 29th and 30th June. Titch will be on his best behaviour wandering around the park so there'll be plenty of photo opportunities for the extra brave. When he's not on the prowl he'll be behind a fence so the more cautious can get a closer look. Children under seven will be able to sit on Gretel, an animatronic Triceratops or pose with a dinosaur egg or leg bone. Other attractions at ...
28 July 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Classic Cars on the PromClassic Cars on the Prom is returning to Highcliffe Castle on 28th July. An ever-changing line-up of vehicles dating from 1915 up to the early 1980s. Free admission for eligible vehicles and free public viewing. No pre-booking required. Our displays are open to all cars and motor bikes (in the classic spirit) registered before August 1983. Around 70 to 130 Classic cars normally go on display.
31 July 2019

Adventure Wonderland, Christchurch, Dorset
Meet Bing & FlopWhat better way to celebrate the start of the long summer holidays than meeting Bing and Flop at Adventure Wonderland. Bing, as seen on CBeebies, uses everyday events to help children learn. They will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day. So bring your camera or phone to capture the magic.
31 July 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Outdoor Theatre: Sense and SensibilityFunny, fast paced and faithful adaptation of this Jane Austen classic by the critically acclaimed Pantaloons Theatre Company Elinor Dashwood has a lot of good Sense. Her sister Marianne Dashwood has an excess of Sensibility. Together they make a snappy title for Jane Austen’s classic novel of scandals and severely sprained ankles. The performance is held in the open-air and will continue in all conditions – bar a full blown tempest! Please bring a picnic and something to sit ...
03 August 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Stompin' on the QuompsFree afternoon and evening of live jazz on Christchurch Quay.
04 August 2019

Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
Puppet Theatre: Three Little Pig TailsA brand new version of the classic story of the three little pigs set in Paris. A grumpy old wolf is a chef who wants some pigs’ tails for his soup. Will the little pigs outwit the wolf and what kind of house will they build? A funny, warmhearted and interactive rustic tale to make you squeal with laughter, bristling with puppets, live music and lots of joining in. Garlic Theatre entertain the whole family with beautifully crafted puppets, music and a garlicky French twist to the ...
06 August 2019

Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
Outdoor Theatre: The Wind in the WillowsSpring is in the air and Mole has found a wonderful new world. There’s boating with Ratty, a feast with Badger and high jinx on the open road with that reckless ruffian, Mr Toad. What more could such firm friends wish for? But after Toad’s latest escapade, can they join together and beat the wretched weasels? Join Mole, Ratty and Badger on their mad-cap adventures in this heart-warming tale of friendship, mishap and mayhem in Quantum Theatre’s brand new adaptation of Kenneth Grahams’ ...
14 August 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Meet Paw Patrol's Marshall and SkyePAW Patrol’s Marshall and Skye are back again at Adventure Wonderland for a mid-summer visit! No job is too big for these heroic pups, who are always ready for a ruff ruff rescue to protect Adventure Bay. They will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day. So bring your camera or phone to capture the magic.
18 August 2019

Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
Outdoor Theatre: MacbethArmed with all manner of musical instruments, The Fools present an inventive take on Shakespeare’s infamous Scottish play, accompanied by an original folk-inspired soundtrack. Expect a fast-paced, musically-driven show, using all sorts of different instruments, plenty of multi-roling and many a quick costume change along the way! This performance is an outdoor performance. We recommend that you bring blankets/chairs to sit on. Do bring coats and warm clothing, and if rain is forecast ...
28 August 2019

Adventure Wonderland, Christchurch, Dorset
Meet Peppa PigThe ever-popular children’s favourite Peppa Pig is an annual visitor to Adventure Wonderland. The cheeky little piggy is coming to see her adoring fans in Dorset in the late summer, just before the kids head back to school. Peppa will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day. So bring your camera or phone to capture the magic.
08 September 2019

Christchurch, Dorset
Petfest @ Highcliffe CastleA fab family day out can be had at Highcliffe Castle's Petfest. With pets aplenty, plus Highcliffe's very own Crufts, you can see who will be crowned as their ‘Dog of the Year’.
30 October 2019

Adventure Wonderland, Christchurch, Dorset
Meet Shaun the SheepShaun the Sheep will be the star attraction at Adventure Wonderland during October half-term. Everyone’s favourite sheep, who always manages to find trouble, will join in the fang-tastic celebration of Halloween, always a not-to-be missed week of fun at the park. Shaun will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day. So bring your camera or phone to capture the magic.

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