What's On

We offer a huge range of open air, adventurous and educational events for families, adults and young people. These activities start from different parts of the country park, so please check your booking confirmation carefully. You'll also need to bring change for the pay and display car parks. Generally on these activities, children will need to be accompanied by an adult.

Looking for school holiday activities? Find out more here.

  

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Book and Play Paddleboards

Enjoy the lake on one of our Stand Up Paddleboards. Hire a board for half an hour and take a little me time to relax or have a fun splash around. Must be aged 8+ to go out. Only 1 person per board.  

Please double check your booking date and time before you pay. 

£8.00

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Book and Play Pedalo

Come take a trip on the lake in one of our pedalos. Hire them for half an hour and take a little time to relax in the outdoors. It is £21 per pedalo for up to 5 people from the same family or support bubble. Ages 2+ are allowed as long as they fit into a life jacket. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Please double check your booking date and time before you pay. 

£21.00

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Book and Play Sit-On Kayak

Enjoy a 30 minute paddle in our single sit-on-top kayaks. Minimum age 8+ with adult supervising from another boat or ashore. 

Please double check your booking date and time before you pay. 

£8.00

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Book and Play Double Sit-On Kayak

Enjoy a 30 minute paddle in our double sit-on-top kayaks. Minimum age 2+. Boats can fit 2 adults in and and a small child between them. 

Please double check your booking date and time before you pay. 

£16.00

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Book and Play Canoes

Enjoy a 30 minute paddle in our Canadian Canoes. Minimum age 2+. Boats can fit up to 3 adults in. 

Please double check your booking date and time before you pay. 

£16.00

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Family Open Air Cinema - Bohemian Rhapsody

Saturday 22nd August 2020

Missed watching your favourite movies on the big screen? Get your picnic blankets and popcorn at the ready, as we prepare to host a series of socially distanced, open air cinema nights this summer.  

4 or more tickets purchased will receive a 10% discount

Pay & Display Car Park

From £8.95

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Family Open Air Cinema - The Greatest Showman

Saturday 1st August 2020

Missed watching your favourite movies on the big screen? Get your picnic blankets and popcorn at the ready, as we prepare to host a series of socially distanced, open air cinema nights this summer.  

4 or more tickets purchased will receive a 10% discount

Pay & Display Car Park

From £8.95

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Family Open Air Cinema- Dirty Dancing

Saturday 15th August 2020

Missed watching your favourite movies on the big screen? Get your picnic blankets and popcorn at the ready, as we prepare to host a series of socially distanced, open air cinema nights this summer.  

4 or more tickets purchased will receive a 10% discount

Pay & Display Car Park

From £8.95

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Family Open Air Cinema- Toy Story 4

Saturday 29th August 2020

Missed watching your favourite movies on the big screen? Get your picnic blankets and popcorn at the ready, as we prepare to host a series of socially distanced, open air cinema nights this summer.  

4 or more tickets purchased will receive a 10% discount

Pay & Display Car Park

From £8.95

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Autumn Watch Kayak and SUP Tour

Welcome in the autumn with a guided nature paddle around the lake on this guided sit-on-top kayak and stand up paddleboard (SUP) tour. Upon arrival, you will be given the option to choose your craft, but we will only be allowing those from the same household to use the double sit-on-top kayaks. 

We suggest that you prepare to get a little damp! You might like to wear your own wetsuit if paddleboarding or wear some waterproof trousers kayaking and to bring a change of clothes just in case. We will be teaching in small groups of five students to one instructor, and indoor time kept to a minimum. Showers will not be in use (unless emergencies) so we ask participants to shower at home of an evening.  

Anyone under the age of 15 will need to be accompanied by a paying adult on a maximum ratio of 5 children to 1 adult.  

From £25.00

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Easter Super Full Moon Canoe Tour

Ages 4+ (Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult). Take to the lake on an Easter evening for a guided tour in rafted canoes under the full moon, lit only with glow sticks to enjoy the night skies. 

6 people per boat

From £15.00

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Harvest Moon Kayak and SUP Tour

2 and 3 October | 8pm-10pm | Age 8+ only

The Harvest Moon is the full moon closest to the Autumn equinox, marking the beginning of Autumn, when night and day are of equal length. Come and enjoy a guided nature paddle around the lake on this guided sit-on-top kayak and stand up paddleboard (SUP) tour. Upon arrival, you will be given the option to choose your craft, but we will only be allowing those from the same household to use the double sit-on-top kayaks. 

We suggest that you prepare to get a little damp! You might like to wear your own wetsuit if paddleboarding or wear some waterproof trousers kayaking and to bring a change of clothes just in case. We will be teaching in small groups of five students to one instructor, and indoor time kept to a minimum. Showers will not be in use (unless emergencies) so we ask participants to shower at home of an evening.  

Anyone under the age of 15 will need to be accompanied by a paying adult on a maximum ratio of 5 children to 1 adult.  

From £25.00

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New Moon Kayak and SUP Tour

Take to the lake to marvel at a new moon on this guided sit-on-top kayak and stand up paddleboard (SUP) tour. Upon arrival, you will be given the option to choose your craft, but we will only be allowing those from the same household to use the double sit-on-top kayaks. 

We suggest that you prepare to get a little damp! You might like to wear your own wetsuit if paddleboarding or wear some waterproof trousers kayaking and to bring a change of clothes just in case. We will be teaching in small groups of five students to one instructor, and indoor time kept to a minimum. Showers will not be in use (unless emergencies) so we ask participants to shower at home of an evening.  

Anyone under the age of 15 will need to be accompanied by a paying adult on a maximum ratio of 5 children to 1 adult.  

From £25.00

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Perseids Meteor Shower Canoe Tour

Ages 8+. Take to the water to marvel at shooting stars and find out about the annual meteor shower. You will be six to a boat in our rafted canoes and everyone will have their own paddle, so a bit of team work is required to steer, but we’ll make sure you get the hang of it! Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 

From £25.00

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Spring Watch Canoe Tour

See the lake come to life on our morning paddles. Spot ducklings and goslings as you explore the lake in our stable rafted canoes. Warm up afterwards with a hot drink and homemade cake at the centre. Ages 4+ (Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult).

From £13.00

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Summer Full Moon Canoe Tour

Ages 4+ (Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult). Take to the lake on the Easter weekend a guided tour in rafted canoes under the full moon, lit only with glow sticks to enjoy the night skies. 6 people to a boat

From £15.00

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Summer Solstice BBQ and Paddle Tour

The Summer Solstice is a pivotal date in the astronomical calendar since man first looked to the sun and stars to mark the passage of time. Take the opportunity to make the most of the longest day of the year. Arrive from 6pm with a picnic or make use of our BBQ before heading out on the lake at 8pm. Choose from single or double kayaks, canoes or stand up paddleboards. Boat hire will be open beforehand. Ages 4+, under 8s must be in a boat with a guardian, children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 

From £16.00

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Dinton Country Show

In our standard ticket you get access to

  • Falconry displays
  • Heavy Horse demonstrations
  • Dog agility and Search and Rescue demonstrations
  • Crafts and food marquees
  • Access to unique food and drink vendors
  • Inflatable Helter Skelter
  • Live Music
  • Classic Cars display
  • Lots more to come...

Our all-inclusive tickets* include all of the above plus

  • Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting**
  • Archery
  • Mobile Climbing Tower
  • Bungee trampolines

*Queuing expected on the day

** Children aged Under 8 will not be able to take part in clay pigeon shooting

From £1.00