april, 2023

sat08aprsat08aprHorniman Spring Fair

horniman spring fair

Event Details

Join in the seasonal fun and games at the Horniman Spring Fair, with live music, crafty workshops, tours and lots more on the schedule.

When: April 8 | 10:30am – 4:30pm

Where: Horniman Museum

Ticket price: Adult £5. Child £2.50. Free for under 3s.

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More information from organisers:

Free activities include a Spring Trail, craft workshop and bubble performances.

Free Make and Take workshop

Crafters of all ages are invited to join in our free craft workshop (suitable for ages 3+)

Badge making

Let’s get creative! Make your own badge in this light-touch drop-in activity.

Bubble performance

Times: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm (30 min sets)

Be amazed by our costumed stilt walker and follow them around to endeavour to catch bubbles.

Spring Trail

Follow clues to find flags across the Gardens and win a prize.

Easter bonnet parade

Time: 3pm

Bring your Easter bonnet or Easter bunny headband along to the bandstand. Parade your creation to all the fair to be in with a chance of winning first place.

Live music

Enjoy live music brought to us by South London Samba.

Times: 11am and 2pm (20 mins sets)

Lindy Hopping dance workshops

Hop like the Easter bunny and join us for some lindy hopping dance classes and performances on the Horniman Bandstand

Times: 12 noon, 1pm and 3.30pm (30 mins classes)

Face painting

Give your face a Springtime make over with Doxas Face and Body Art. There is an additional cost for face painting which starts from £7.

Please note the queue will finish early to make sure everyone’s face is painted.

Giant games

We have all played classic games like Jenga – think of that but supersized!

Eco Action games

Drop by for some family fun playing our special eco versions of giant ‘Twister’ and ‘Snakes and Ladders’ and find out how we could all make small changes to our lives that mean a big difference to the planet.

Times: 11am – 4pm

UrbanCrazy Mini Golf

Times: Open 10.30am – 4.30pm (last entry at 4pm)

Prices: Adult £7, Child £4.50, Family £17

Show off your putting skills on the mini golf course in the glorious Horniman Gardens, with UrbanCrazy.

Butterfly House

Times: Open 10.30am – 4.30pm (last entry at 4pm)

Price: £2.50 per person

We have a special price to visit the Butterfly House during the Fair: tickets can be purchased from the Butterfly House on the day which is only open for Fair goers.

Car rides and bouncy castle

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