Birthday Parties

How about a Birthday Party at

Heart of the Woods

Come and discover a birthday wonderland in the woods where children can just be children and explore the great outdoors.

We currently have 6 themes to choose from, but if you feel there is another theme your child would prefer please do contact us and we will see what we can do to best suit your wishes.

Birthday Parties at heart of the Woods

Our Party

Themes

Theme 1 – Dinosaur stomp (ages 2+)

Join us as we head back in time ….. follow the trail in search of the precious dinosaur eggs, excavate bones, make your own fossils to take home… before we leave join in the dinosaur stomp.

Theme 3 – Nature kitchen (age 2+)

Come and cook up a feast in the woods, our nature kitchen awaits! Will you make magic potions for the fairies, mud pies for the three bears, or pine cone curry to serve in your very own café? The store cupboard is full, all that’s needed now is imagination! Please note: children will get muddy!

Theme 5 – Woodland adventure (ages 5+)

Build a den with your friends and learn the knots that help it stay up, play woodland games or chill in the hammocks, learn how to light a fire using natural tinders and enjoy making damper bread or cooking popcorn around the fire.

Theme 2 -Fairies & Elves (ages 2+)

Come and discover the magic, follow the path and search for the little people and their friends hiding in the woods. Weave fairy & elf crowns, Make magic wands or cook up potions in the woodland kitchen. Dressing up is of course optional!

Theme 4 – Bug bonanza (ages 2+)

Discover the amazing mini- beasts that live in the woods, find out who lives where and who eats what on our bug hunt. Make your own bug or alder bee to take home and create a new home for one of the mini beasts.

Theme 6 – Wizardry in the woods (age 5+)

Based on the captivating novels by JK Rowling follow the path into the forbidden forest where you will learn about the trees used in wand making before carving your own to take home, make a healing balm in herbology, enjoy butterbeer around the campfire and have a test of our quidditch pitch

Birthday Parties at heart of the Woods
Birthday Parties at heart of the Woods
Birthday Parties at heart of the Woods
Birthday Parties at heart of the Woods

All the details

About Our Parties

Every party will include a warm drink around the campfire. (A choice of apple juice or hot chocolate – Wizardry session will include Butterbeer)

The chill out tent will also be set up with some books and games for everybody to play whenever they desire.

 

Food can be provided by us and cooked over the campfire if required (please see menu below) or we can supply you with a trestle table to provide your own food (all we ask is that all rubbish is taken with you as we have no waste disposal facilities)

 

The important birthday cake (and candles) is to be provided by you.

 

The grown up bit:

 

Decorations- we will have bunting hanging for you in the woods if you wish to arrive earlier to set up any balloons or banners etc then that is fine however we will need to know in advance and these will need to be taken with you when you leave

 

Dates & times: Please confirm with us the date you require so we can check it doesn’t coincide with any pre-planned events.

 

We are able to offer you a 2 hour slot at either 11am-1pm or 2-4pm If you require a longer party slot than this it is no problem but it will incur an extra cost (to be negotiated upon booking)

 

Food options:

 

Option A: Firepit cooked crumpets with Cornish butter & baked beans, vegetable sticks followed by campfire s’mores & fresh fruit

 

Option B: flame cooked pizza pockets & Vegetable Sticks followed by toasted marshmallows & fresh fruit

 

Option C: Barbecue style hot dogs (veggie option available) in finger rolls with vegetable sticks followed by freshly cooked popcorn (add your own flavourings) and fresh fruit

 

If you require us to cater for your event it is essential to inform us of any dietary requirements or allergies a minimum of 5 days before the party.

 

Ages: We give a minimum age that a party is suitable for but we tailor the activities around the age group attending so therefore if it says ages 2+ this could still be suitable for children aged 10 and above

 

Prices:

 

We charge £15 per child-uncatered – This cost includes a hot drink, and all materials & equipment used in the two hour session.

 

or £19 per child-catered – This cost includes a hot drink, 2 course campfire meal and all materials & equipment used in the two hour session.

 

We ask for a £50 deposit to secure your chosen date and the rest is payable 7 days in advance of the party.

 

Extra info: We ask that you visit our website and check out our FAQ’s for details about clothing & weather.

 

Please note we do have compost loos and baby changing facilities on site.

 

We have limited parking for 6 – 7 cars inside the woods but sensible parking roadside is fine. There is a lay-by just before the main entrance to the woods