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Bee Wild!

29 May 2021 - 6 Jun 2021

Half Term Family Event

Our half-term event, 29th May – 6th June, promises traditional outdoor fun for families of all generations. Follow Queenie, our White-tailed Bumble Bee on an adventure around the park to learn more about her bee friends. This NEW trail will get you exploring our park and children will leave at the end of the day with a greater understanding of and passion for the great outdoors and wildlife. Create your own pollinator paradise in your own garden with our bee friendly prize of wildflower seeds.  


Bee Creative with our mini-beastie mansion competition!

Provide a 5 star hotel for your local wildlife and design your very own mini-beastie mansion! We want to see the most creative and insect friendly mini-beastie mansion for a chance to win a bundle of goodies including; family day passes and bee friendly goodies worth over £100! We have x2 main prizes to be won, alongside x4 runner up prizes up for grabs so, get ready to BEE CREATIVE!

To enter, simply download either of our ‘design your own’ or ‘colour me in’ mini-beastie mansion sheet and submit your entries to with your details filled in. You can also tag us in a photo of your creation via Facebook or Instagram, using #BeeWildatPensthorpe.

All entries must be submitted by Sunday 6th June and winners will be announced Monday 7th June

Download a ‘design your own’ Mini-beastie mansion 

Download a ‘colour in’ Mini-beastie mansion 

More information regarding the event:

  • Online booking is essential. Please visit our Before You Visit page for full details.
  • Under 3’s and Pensthorpe Annual Members are FREE
  • The trails are included in the standard admission price
  • The event will run from 10am – 5pm
  • Parking is FREE
  • Unfortunately, unless they are assistance dogs, dogs cannot enter the main reserve. 
  • BBC Gardeners’ World 2-for-1 gardens to visit cards will be valid for this event, however not for entry after 3pm. Please refer to the cards’ Terms and Conditions for more specific information.