The Summer of Fun concludes at Sewerby Hall and Gardens

Mon, 20 Aug 2018

The Summer of Fun at Sewerby Hall and Gardens continues, with a varied programme of fun activities and events throughout the school holidays, until Friday, 31 August.

The sixth and final week of events begins on Bank Holiday Monday, 27 August with a Rusticus Encounter : Greek Storyteller! Be amazed by ancient stories of gods and monsters with storyteller Apollo. The following day, Tuesday, 28 August will feature a Rusticus storytime : Robin Hood! Choose sides as the woodland creatures create a performance from their trunk of epic adventure stories. Sing songs with the outlaws and feast at the Sheriff’s banquet.

Wednesday, 29 August will be a Magic Day with face painting; there will be balloon modelling and temporary tattoos, with interactive magic shows in the Orangery, and donkey rides (small charge).

Thursday, 30 August brings a Rusticus Adventure : Shipwreck! A boatload of magical characters have been wrecked off the coast of Sewerby and are making mischief around the grounds. A chance to enjoy energetic adventure walks and activities inspired by Shakespeare’s play, The Tempest.

On Friday, 31 August, there will be Play Activities as part of Active Coast, and also a zoo activity, featuring fat ball feeders.

Full details of all the Summer of Fun events – and all the regular features of Sewerby Hall and Gardens, including the house, exhibitions, gardens, zoo, café and shop - can be found on the new-look website, www.sewerbyhall.co.uk which also features discounted online advance booking.