Cotswold Wildlife Park has a series of events – take a look at what we’ve got planned over the next few months below.
April 1st - April 30th 2019
The Park’s new ‘CotsWild Explorer’ activity trail launches in April (1st -30th) for children aged 6-11 years old. The Egg themed trail pack (available from the gift shop) comes with a pop badge, lanyard and a pencil, for £2.50 per pack with 10% going to Penguin conservation. Normal gate entry price applies.
April 19th - September 1st 2019
Summer weekends – Birds of Prey Demonstrations
Some birds will swoop low over your heads and some will soar high in the sky over the Park’s beautiful grounds. See a variety of different birds from eagles to owls in these exciting demonstrations by Cotswold Falconry, which take place at 1.00pm and 3.30pm on the lawns in front of the Manor house on the following dates…
- 19th – 22nd APRIL
- 4th – 6th & 25th – 27th May
- 27th – 28th JULY
- 3rd/4th, 10th/11th, 17th/18th, 24th – 26th & 31st AUGUST
- Sunday 1st SEPTEMBER
April 27th 2019
World Penguin Day
Join us for a day of Penguin related activities and competitions, all located by the Penguin pool, in aid of the “Sphenisco” charity, dedicated to the conservation of Humboldt Penguins. Penguin talk and feed at 11.00am and 3.00pm. Help feed the Penguins at 1.00pm for £1 donation (subject to availability).
May 11th 2019
Fairfield Classic Car Rally
Fairfield Classic Car Club (FCCC) was founded in 1987 for like-minded enthusiasts and their families, regardless of their interests in specific makes of car, age or module. The membership list has now grown to around 80 members, the club organising a wide variety of events for its members throughout the year.
May 11th 2019
World Binturong Day
Learn about the unusual Binturong with two keeper talks at 11.30am and 3.30pm. Find out about the Binturong conservation work we support through ABConservation. Enter our raffle to win a unique Binturong Encounter.
Come and find us near the Binturong enclosure near the Reptile House.
May 25th - June 2nd 2019
Lemur Week will take place during the May half term in aid of our Madagascan conservation initiatives. We have Lemur themed competitions and board games as well as merchandise and Lemur talks held in the walkthrough enclosure. Please pop by our kiosk outside of the “Madagascar” exhibit to chat to our Keepers to learn about our conservation work in Madagascar to protect these charismatic primates.
June 9th 2019
MGs at the Park
This is Oxfordshire MG Owners Club 21st annual event at the Park and the largest gathering of MGs in the county. All classic and modern MGs are welcome. Last year attracted around 500 varied models of the historic MG motor car marque! www.oxfordshiremgoc.co.uk
August 1st - August 31st 2019
The keepers at the Park will be doing a daily talk throughout August at 2:00pm near the Rhino Paddock about these magnificent animals and the conservation work that is going on to try and protect them for future generations.