Release Your Inner Cartoonist

Cartoons are great and so are cartoonists. Become part of this elite branch of the arts at one of my exclusive cartoon workshops. Learn how to transform a flat piece of paper into a riot of laughs, an explosion of adventure, a cacophony of sound and a gob

The Wilderness Cricket Match

The only proper cricket fixture on the festival circuit, the Bearded Kittens have been hosting the cricket on Sunday for as long as Wilderness has existed and the match has become a cornerstone of incompetence and genius in equal measure. Expect dubious u


The travelling circus of stories returns for another year to dollop a dose of storybook magic to the kids’ field. There will be favourite fairy tales brought to life from Peter Pan and Alice to Cinderella and the Big Bad Wolf. Our Dreamstation will be bac

Polka Theatre

Polka is a pioneering Theatre for Children based in Wimbledon. For 35yrs it has produced world-class theatre for under 14 year olds, helping children explore the world and their relationship to it. It makes every child feel valued through a dynamic progra

Pachamama Crafts

Pachamama Crafts, curated by Elissa Gold Events, host a variety of exciting free workshops that utilise natural resources and connect children with the natural environment. The environmentally-focused facilitators will educate and inspire on sustainabilit

Sharky and George

Sharky and George are the fun-busting dup who will be providing huge doses of serious fun to all who cross their paths in the Kids Zone. Unrelenting fun and games - all ages are welcome to join the shenanigans; mega limbo competitions, races, tug of war a

Flying Seagulls

The internationally acclaimed Flying Seagull Project will be bringing their unique brand of festival fun to the Wilderness once again. Their madcap menagerie of Circus, Music, Kids Comedy Corner, Face-painting, Pirates, Wild West Hoe-Down's and Magical ma

Green Caterpillar Forest Overnight Camps

  PLEASE NOTE THIS ACTIVITY IS NOW SOLD OUT Bringing our unique overnight kids’ camp experience back to Wilderness – this is an opportunity not to be missed! ‘The Rhythm of the Forest’ celebrates the awe and wonder of the ancient Wychwood Forest. We

Mortimer Nannies

Mortimer Nannies are the keepers of calm. They will take care of your brood while you have a little time to yourself. Delighted to be returning to Wilderness for their 5th Year, the team will be providing both day and night Boutique babysitting sessions f

Pimp Your Pineapple

Create a dazzling pineapple, dead set to send anyone into a frenzy of pineapple, green-eyed envy. Having been introduced to the pineapples and the 'pimp' you will create your masterpiece; spraying painting and pimping it up with a whole host of glittering

Eat Your Art: Macaroon Art

Create an Edible Masterpiece. A weird and wonderful display of blue bananas, silver grapes, golden pineapples and bejewelled watermelons will spark your creative juices. (Edible) paint and decorate (with edible glitter and sequins) gorgeous 6 inch macaroo

Cabrito – Goat Cooking Class for Kids

And you can help. Come along to EAT MY KIDS! Kids are the name for young goats. They are to goats what lambs are to sheep and even more delicious. Early in the morning come and help James and Matt get the goat ready for a long days cook. You will help mar