Brand new this winter. Four fabulous afternoons full of woodland magic, light, lanterns and entertainment. Nature doesn’t stop when the sun goes down. Take a lantern and see if you can spot the growing mushroom lanterns village and charming woodland creatures. Our pre-Christmas offering this year includes enchanting illuminated walks around the garden, spotting our mushroom village houses under the trees, behind the hedge and even up in the branches. The installation is made by artist Sophie Handy with local community input As well as the Woodland Walk each Open Weekend Day has FREE MAKE AND TAKE workshops: Lantern making session: Make a lantern from paper and bamboo (takes about 2 hours) Natural Christmas Tree Decorations: Make a twig star or glittery pine cone or … Keep warm with a hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows as you walk around the site together. As dusk falls, the mushroom houses appear, how many can you see? TICKETS £3 for anyone over 4 years old. Family ticket £10 Free for Garden members and holders of Family Activity Annual Pass [ticket prices are a contribution to covering our charity’s costs for this and other events] On Saturday 16th December come and join in the grand finale. A Community Lantern Parade … Take part or just watch…there’s lights, a surprise performance, fun and free hot chocolate and toasted marshmallows.