Upcoming events

What’s on

What’s on

See below for our full programme of events.  

To make a booking
Booking is essential except where indicated. Please book online at the links below. If you have a query, call 01737 649068 or email events@gatton-park.org.uk.

All events:

Setareh by Gatton Community Theatre

Setareh by Gatton Community Theatre

Thursday 11 July - Sunday 21 July

7.30 pm - 10.00 pm

Setareh - the brightest star that ever shone. A story of love, forgiveness and salvation. An open-air production that will lead you around stunning Gatton Park, following the journey of...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Monday 22 July

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: The Very Hungry Caterpillar - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Very Hungry Caterpillar - am or pm

Tuesday 23 July

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Thursday 25 July

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: The Very Hungry Caterpillar - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Very Hungry Caterpillar - am or pm

Friday 26 July

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Monday 29 July

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: The Gruffalo - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Gruffalo - am or pm

Tuesday 30 July

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Gruffalo" by Julia Donaldson with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in the cabin...

Trails and Tales: The Gruffalo - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Gruffalo - am or pm

Friday 02 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Gruffalo" by Julia Donaldson with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in the cabin...

Open Day

Open Day

Sunday 04 August

12.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Enjoy 250 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown parkland, Edwardian gardens and refreshments in Gatton Hall Tea Room. Wellbeing coach Theresa Jauregui will be offering mindful yoga sessions on the lawns. Suitable...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Monday 05 August

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: The Tiger who came to Tea - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Tiger who came to Tea - am or pm

Tuesday 06 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Tiger who came to Tea" by Judith Kerr with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be...

Trails and Tales: The Tiger who came to Tea - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Tiger who came to Tea - am or pm

Friday 09 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Tiger who came to Tea" by Judith Kerr with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Monday 12 August

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Thursday 15 August

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: The Singing Mermaid - am or pm

Trails and Tales: The Singing Mermaid - am or pm

Friday 16 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “The Singing Mermaid" by Julia Donaldson with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in the...

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Forest Fun 2-7 years - am or pm

Monday 19 August

10.00 am - 3.30 pm

Join us in our Forest School area to explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.  For children aged 2+ years. Bookings available 10.00 am-12.00...

Trails and Tales: Room on a Broom - am or pm

Trails and Tales: Room on a Broom - am or pm

Tuesday 20 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “Room on a Broom" by Julia Donaldson with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in...

Trails and Tales: Room on a Broom - am or pm

Trails and Tales: Room on a Broom - am or pm

Friday 23 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “Room on a Broom" by Julia Donaldson with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in...

Trails and Tales: Dear Zoo - am or pm

Trails and Tales: Dear Zoo - am or pm

Friday 30 August

10.00 am - 3.00 pm

Listen to the story of “Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell with a craft activity, then explore a trail around the garden.  Another final craft can be completed in the cabin...

Open Day: Summer Storytime at Gatton

Open Day: Summer Storytime at Gatton

Sunday 01 September

12.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Favourite children’s stories read by our Trails and Tales staff in beautiful locations around Gatton Park. Stories suitable for 2-8 years. Why not come dressed as your favourite book character?...

Heritage Open Day

Heritage Open Day

Saturday 07 September

1.00 pm - 4.00 pm

Join in the national celebration of our heritage with FREE tours as part of the Heritage Open Days programme. Come and enjoy a guided tour of Gatton Park which will...

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Monday 09 September

10.00 am - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts, pond dipping and lots of fun!  Book for either the morning (10.00-11.45 am) or the afternoon (12.45-2.30 pm)...

Little Seeds Forest School - Block Booking Monday am or pm (September-October)

Little Seeds Forest School - Block Booking Monday am or pm (September-October)

Monday 09 September - Monday 21 October

10.00 am - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts, pond dipping and lots of fun!  Book for either the morning (10.00-11.45 am) or the afternoon (12.45-2.30 pm)...

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Monday 16 September

10.00 am - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts, pond dipping and lots of fun!  Book for either the morning (10.00-11.45 am) or the afternoon (12.45-2.30 pm)...

Quiz Night with Ploughman's Supper

Quiz Night with Ploughman's Supper

Saturday 21 September

6.30 pm - 10.00 pm

Test your general knowledge with a quiz in Gatton Hall's magnificent ballroom. A wide range of questions to suit all interests. This event is to raise funds for our latest restoration...

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Monday 23 September

10.00 am - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts, pond dipping and lots of fun!  Book for either the morning (10.00-11.45 am) or the afternoon (12.45-2.30 pm)...

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Little Seeds Forest School - am or pm

Monday 30 September

10.00 am - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts, pond dipping and lots of fun!  Book for either the morning (10.00-11.45 am) or the afternoon (12.45-2.30 pm)...

Apple Open Day

Apple Open Day

Sunday 06 October

12.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Discover Gatton Park Orchard in the walled garden. Apple juicing demonstrations. Children’s themed trails and activities. Tractor rides. Or simply enjoy the autumn colours in the fully open park and...

Open Day - Halloween Wizards and Witches

Open Day - Halloween Wizards and Witches

Sunday 27 October

12.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Dare to join us for Halloween activities and a spooky trail around the grounds.  Ideal for younger children. Spooky not scary! Gatton Hall tearoom open for refreshments. 12 noon –...

Open Day

Open Day

Sunday 03 November

12.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Enjoy 250 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown parkland, Edwardian gardens and refreshments in Gatton Hall Tea Room. There will be an opportunity to meet some of our volunteers and learn how...