September, 2023

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Wild Wonder Children's Book Festival15sep9:00 pm5:00 pm9:00 pm - 5:00 pm Westonbirt Arboretum, Westonbirt, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8QS, UK

Event Details

Wild Wonder Children’s Book Festival

Does your child love books? Do they dream of meeting their favourite author, illustrator or TV presenter?

Then, Wild Wonder at Westonbirt, the nature-inspired book festival at Westonbirt is the place to be!

Workshop ticket prices include free entry into the arboretum so you can enjoy a whole day in nature.

Festival highlights include:

  • Author Jacqueline Wilson, creator of characters including Tracy Beaker and Hetty Feather, tells stories about her writing life
  • TV wildlife presenter Philippa Forrester is set to impress all with amazing animal facts
  • Fantastic art and craft sessions led by awesome nature illustrator Yuval Zommer
  • Model making fun with favourite Aardman characters, Shaun, Gromit & Morph
  • Write your own adventure story with author Fleur Hitchcock
  • Plus much more, including a special appearance from The Gruffalo
  • Enjoy workshops, performances and activities with trails, book signings and craft sessions set amongst the trees
  • Bucket loads of fun, wonder, exploration, inspiration and learning

Workshop prices start at £10 per adult and per child, ticket prices include free entry into the arboretum.