WHAT’S ON THIS SUMMER
Families! Join the quest for giant blooms, bugs and prizes in this treasure hunt. Colourful in the day-time and glowing in the evening… choose your time to follow the trail.
Planted across Herne Bay are giant, glowing, 3D flowers hand-crafted by artists and the local community. Grab the Summer Trail map to follow the trail and find hidden clues in windows across the town. Collect all the clues to enter the Summer Trail competition, and your family could win a special prize including theatre tickets for the family, Wildwood Trust family tickets and ice-cream treats at Mackaris!
MAPS are available from Herne Bay Museum, Herne Bay Library and Beach Creative as well as other outlets in town. You can also download a printable version of the map here:
Download PRINT-FRIENDLY MAP & INFO (with colour)
Download MAP & INFO (Full colour)
DATES: Monday 30 July – Monday 27 August, every day, any time – day or evening!
WHERE: Various windows across Herne Bay… Pick up a Summer Trail map!
Ahoy Ship-Mates! Animate Arts return to bOing with another playful, creative workshop. This year, they are setting sail for the seas! Join a crew of artists and sailors to build your own unique boat – entirely from paper and cardboard. After mastering your ship-building skills and rigging-up your sails, you will captain your ship by fashioning your ship as headwear in the ultimate treasure hunt adventure! Part of a fleet, you will have serious nautical exploration to undertake!
This workshop is designed for parents/carers and children to participate in together. Every child needs to be accompanied by an adult (one adult can attend with multiple children).
DATES/TIMES: Saturday 25 August and Sunday 26 August – 10:00-11:30am & 13:30-15:00pm
WHERE: bOing International Family Festival, Gulbenkian Theatre, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NB
COST: £6. Tickets available from here: bOing website