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Events for 2nd Aug 2019

2019 Exhibition: Visions of Lydiard

Date: 23rd March 2019 - 22nd December 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 11:00 - 15:30

Our 2019 exhibition explores the evolution of Lydiard House and Parkland through a selection of paintings and photographs, illustrating the last 70 years of the estate’s rich history.

Visions of Lydiard

The changing face of Lydiard House and Parkland has been recorded through art since the 18th Century.  This gives us a fascinating visual insight into the evolution of this historic estate.

Visions of Lydiard showcases a selection of paintings and photographs from the Lydiard House collection which illustrate the last 70 years of the estate’s rich history.

The exhibition features work by both internationally acclaimed and local artists, as well as accomplished photographers, all of whom portray Lydiard from their own unique perspective.

The exhibition opens on Saturday 23rd March 2019

Cost: Standard Admission applies.

Funpark and Beach

Date: 31st July 2019 - 1st September 2019

Every day

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 10:30 - 17:30

Wild adventure fun for all children aged 2 - 12!

Lydiard

 

The summer holidays have arrived! Visit the amazing Funpark and Beach here at Lydiard Park running every day throughout the summer (31 July - 1 September). 

Attractions include:

- Inflatable Assault Course
- Circus Play Area
- Bungee Trampolines*
- Inflatable Slide
- Balloon Rides 
- Mega Slides

Suitable for children aged 2 - 12 years.

Fancy unlimited rides? Purchase a V.I.P wristband or the day, or online in advance. Tokens for rides also available to purchase on the day.

*Bungee trampolines not included with V.I.P wristbands. Separate charge applies.

Refreshments available on site all day.

This event is organised and managed by Steven Hill Funfairs.

Parking charges apply.

Cost: Free entry - pay per ride or purchase a wristband.

Open Air Theatre: Alice in Wonderland

Date: 2nd August 2019

Location: Lydiard House and Park, Lydiard Tregoze
Swindon
SN5 3PA
Telephone: 01793 466664
Email: lydiardpark@swindon.gov.uk

Time: 16:30 - 19:30

Imagination runs wild and logic is abandoned in this fantastical, larger-than-life musical brimming with nonsensical fun and excitement for the entire family.

https://goo.gl/FSkPBZ

 

Friday 2 August
Performance starts: 5.30pm
Gates open: 4.30pm

Follow Alice and the White Rabbit as they set off on a colourful, topsy-turvy adventure like no other and meet a host of outlandish characters including the troublesome twins, Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee, the notorious Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire cat and of course, the Mad-as a bat-Hatter!

Immersion Theatre proudly bring their trademark energy to their most spectacularly bonkers show to date, as children and adults alike are invited to join in the hilarity of seeing this classic story brought vividly to life before having the opportunity to meet the characters after the show...why not come dressed up as your favourite? A perfect day out for the entire family, you’d be mad to miss it!

Bring picnic blankets, rugs or low-back chairs and enjoy live theatre in the beautiful surroundings of Lydiard Park. Refreshments are also available on site.

Performances last approximately 100 minutes and include a 20-minute interval. 

Performances will continue in wet weather so please come prepared! All tickets are non-returnable and non-refundable.

Online tickets sales have now ended. Please call our Box Office on 01793 465270 to purchase your tickets.

Tickets will also be available today from Lydiard House.

Adult £14
Child (3 - 15yrs) £10
Family (2 adults & 2 children) £42
10% discount for parties of 10 or more.

*Booking fees applies to tickets purchased online

Car parking is available at Hay Lane and Hook Street entrances.
Please note: parking charges apply.

Cost: Special Events Admission applies.