What’s On

Build a Bird Box - Wed, 15th Feb

Build a Bird Box: In support of National Nest Box Week, Beale Park will be making bird boxes on Wed 15th February from 10.30am to 12.30pm. For just £5, you can make your very own bird box to take home.

Why not pop down and join us!

Normal Park admission charges apply. Parental supervision required. Event operated on a first come, first served basis.

Event: Build your own Bird Box

Date: Wed 15th Feb

Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm

Where: Education Building

Cost: £5 per hotel

Normal Park admission charges apply.

This event is operated on a first come, first served basis and parental supervision is required.

Meet the Bugs - Wed, 15th Feb

Meet the Bugs: Animals Keepers are giving visitors the chance to get up close and personal with some of the residents that live at the Park. So, if you would like to experience the amazing world of giant insects, meet a snake, stroke a Giant African Snail or get close to a tarantula, then pop along to the Park. 1.30-3.30pm. Free event. Normal Park admission charges apply.

Event:  Meet the Bugs at Beale Park

Date:     Wed 15th Feb

Time:    1.30pm – 3.30pm

Cost:    Normal Park Admission Charges Apply – Encounter is FREE

Venue: Education Building

*Normal Park admission charges apply

This event is operated on a first come, first served basis and parental supervision is required.

Although we endeavour to show as many bugs as possible, the Park can’t guarantee what will be available on the day

Feb Half Term Trail - 11th Feb to 19th Feb 2017

Feb Half Term Trail: There’s great fun in store for all the family this half term, for just 50p you can enter our bird themed trail and prize draw to win some fantastic prizes.  Just look for the clues which are dotted around the Park. Normal Park admission charges apply.

Event: Feb Half TermTrail

Dates: 11th Feb to 19th Feb 2017

Time: 10am – 4pm

Cost: 50p

Normal Park admission charges apply.

Easter Trail - 8th April to 24th April

Easter Trail at Beale Park

There will be a special Easter trail at the Park in the Easter holidays.

All you have to do is complete the trail and hand it into the Park’s Gift Shop.

Event: Easter Trail

Dates: Throughout the Easter holidays:

Time: 10am – 4pm

Cost: 50p

Normal Park admission charges apply.

Build a Mini Bug Hotel Workshop this Easter - Wed 12th April & Wed 19th April

With more than 10 million insects in the world, all of which need somewhere to live, we would like you to join us in the Park as we aim to help bugs be snug by building them a Mini Bug Hotel, giving them somewhere to sleep, breed and be safe.

For those of you who want to help the bugs in your own back garden, staff will be on hand to help wannabe bug hotel builders build their very own mini bug hotel to take home.  At a cost of £5 per hotel, it’s a great, fun way to help eco-systems and habitats in your own back yard!

Event: Build your own Mini Bug Hotel to take home

Date: Wed 12th April & Wed 19th April

Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm

Where: Education Building

Cost: £5 per hotel

Normal Park admission charges apply.

This event is operated on a first come, first served basis and parental supervision is required.

Meet the Bugs this Easter - Wed 12th April & Wed 19th April

Animal Keepers are giving visitors the chance to get up close and personal with some of the residents that live in the Park’s newest area, ‘Bertie’s Bugs and Beasts’. So, if you would like to experience the amazing world of giant insects, meet a snake, stroke a Giant African Snail or get close to a tarantula, then pop along to the Park from 1.30pm to 3.30pm – you’re guaranteed to have a bugtastic time!

Event:  Meet the Bugs at Beale Park

Date:     Wed 12th April & Wed 19th April

Time:    1.30pm – 3.30pm

Cost:    Normal Park Admission Charges Apply – Encounter is FREE

Venue: Education Building

Normal Park admission charges apply

This event is run on a first come, first served basis

Although we endeavour to show as many bugs as possible, the Park can’t guarantee what will be available on the day

Beale Park Boat & Outdoor Show - 2nd, 3rd & 4th June

Enjoy a weekend of ‘simply messing about in boats’

Classic boats · modern boats · wooden boats · fibre glass boats · river boats · sea boats · new boats · used boats · professional boats · amateur boats · come and try a boat!

See, try & buy the widest range of boats in one place, all set around a beautiful lake beside the River Thames.

Please note: this event is run by a third party. For further information, please visit

http://www.bealeparkboatandoutdoorshow.co.uk/