A host of farmyard friends will be descending on Hastings Castle as part of a Teddy Bear’s Picnic on Saturday July 28th.
The event, which takes place from 10am until 3pm, is a chance for guests to enjoy their own Teddy Bear’s Picnic as well as a range of other activities provided by the team at the Castle at no extra cost.
The mobile mini farm from The Reindeer Centre will give guests the opportunity to get up close and personal with goats, lambs, ducklings and rabbits between 10am 2pm.
As part of the fun, children are encouraged to bring their favourite teddy bear and reading book to enjoy story time with the Castle team.
Parents are invited to bring a picnic and blanket and any additional games or activities for their children.
A balloon artist from Mr Bean Entertainments will be on hand making a variety of balloon designs for free for guests between 10am 3pm.
There will also be face painting, pinatas, arts and crafts and a raffle.
Face painting will be available between 10am and 3pm charged at £2.50 per face.
Sales and Marketing Executive, Rachel Fiveash, said: “We are extremely excited to be hosting yet another fantastic event.
“These events are the perfect place to bring the local community and families together and provide them with things to do in the summer holidays.
“The event will be a chance for guests to relax and enjoy the Castle surroundings with some entertainment provided.
“We are also pleased to announce there is no extra charge to attend the event as it is included in the standard admission price so everything going on is an added bonus!”
Guests are advised the Castle is CASH ONLY.
Please note guests are warned the event will be rescheduled in the event of bad weather, in this case updates will be posted on the Castle’s website and social media pages.
There is a maximum capacity of guests at the Castle so arrive early to avoid disappointment and no re-admittance will be allowed. No alcohol or dogs permitted and food will not be sold on the day so please bring your own.
For more information on Hastings Castle visit or call 01424 422964.

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