Saturday, 30 September 2023 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Westonbirt The National Arboretum
- Access for Wheelchair Users
- Accessible Parking
- Accessible toilet
- Assistance Dogs Only
- Audio Description
- Autism Friendly
- Baby Changing Facilities
- Changing Place Facility
- Family Friendly
- Visual Impairment Awareness
An interactive trail of performance & fun, creative challenges for the whole family to enjoy. A magical journey through Westonbirt Arboretum!
Come and join Sonny, a wise woodsman of the forest! He’s been a little out of kilter recently and needs your help. Can you come exploring with us to find his friends? And together, we can restore the balance & harmony of nature!
With performance and fun, creative challenges along the way, CRUNCH! The Trail is a unique experience in nature for the whole family to enjoy.
Connect with the senses through textural interactions, soundscapes, creative audio description and joyous dance performance!
Recommended age for children is 5 -13 years. Younger children & babies are welcome too – they go for free but will need a ticket.
Saturday 30th September, 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Public Event For Families
This a public event and welcomes children & families who identify as neurodiverse, disabled and and/or special educational needs.
Your ticket includes entry to Westonbirt Arboretum and a place to experience CRUNCH! The Trail. Please arrive an hour before the start time to allow time to park, go through admissions and get to the meeting point.
CRUNCH! The Trail is limited to 40 people with pre-booked tickets.
If you are already have a Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum membership, you do not need to pay for a ticket but you do need to book; please enter the promo code MEMBER at checkout. You will need to bring your membership card with you on the day and show this to the admissions team.
This event is supported by Barnwood Trust & Forestry England.
Saturday 30th September, 11:00am – 1:00pm
For Visually Impaired Children & Families
The morning event is for families with a visually impaired child or parent. This is part of our ongoing work in collaboration with visually impaired dance artist, Holly Thomas. If someone in your family is visually impaired and you would like to attend this event, please click here for ticket information.