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Festival Family Fun Day

Festival Family Fun Day

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  • Sat 17 Feb ’18, 9:00am – 4:00pm


Hamilton Gardens, Cobham Drive, SH1, Hamilton


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Free Admission

Teddy Bear’s Picnic – Rogers Rose Garden:
Firm festival favourite The Teddy Bears Picnic is a great day out for our younger festival audiences, and this year will feature stage performances from Miss Pickles Pennybottom and Chanelle & Friends, alongside a range of games, craft activities and storytelling.

We are also introducing our first Teddy Olympics, so get training now with your teddy so you can take part in a range of toy-adapted sports, and a Teddy Parade, where we will award prizes for the Bravest Teddy, the Kindest Teddy, and much more. Pack a picnic, put on a costume, and pop down to the Gardens for a beary good day!

Children’s Film Festival – Pavilion:
The Hamilton Film Society have put together a great line-up of classic children’s films that will be running throughout the day in our pop-up cinema space. Retreat from the sun and enjoy these movies perfect for young film lovers.

10am: My Neighbour Totoro:
Unexpected adventures with the charming Totoro abound when two sisters move to the countryside to be closer to their ill mother in this Studio Ghibli masterpiece.

12noon: The Secret Garden:
When the wilful Mary Lennox is sent to live in a house full of secrets, she discovers both a neglected soul and garden that she is determined to breath life into.

2pm: Spirited Away:
When 10 year old Chihiro accidentally finds herself in a resort for supernatural beings, she has to find a way to free herself and her missing parents.

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