Overview & description
Stockeld Park in Yorkshire is where magic is made and adventures begin.
Nestled in woodland within 30 minutes of Leeds, York & Harrogate, Stockeld Park is the home of Adventures. The Park will next be open for its Summer Adventure on 22nd July until the 4th September, where you can enjoy lots of exciting activities such as a walk around The Enchanted Forest, with its different themed play areas, Gretels Cabin for drinks and snacks on the go. For a small additional cost you can try out our Buccaneer boats on the lake, or take a trip around the Forest on an electric scooter. Don’t forget the Magical maze, or roller rink, indoor and outdoor inflatables, go-karts and lots of events each week of the Summer Adventure. We have an amazing gift shop which has something for all budgets.
The Halloween Adventure begins on 20th October with witches in the Enchanted Forest, and our spookily spectacular Fright Nights then Christmas Adventure festivities begin straight after, with Santa arriving by magical Sleigh Parade to take up residence in his beautiful log cabin next to the Enchanted Forest. Stockeld-grown Christmas Trees are on sale from 24th November and our gift shop becomes a winter wonderland with fabulous gifts and decorations. Winter festivities go through until January 8th
Stockeld Park offers truly wonderful family days out across different adventure seasons during the school holidays, so you can also visit in February, Easter, Spring and Summer. Call 01937 586 101 Web www.stockeldpark.co.uk
For the full details about our Adventure Zones, prices, opening times and special events calendar please visit our website at www.stockeldpark.co.uk
Events for this year are:
26th – 31st Oct Fright Night
26th – 31st Oct the mystery machine and Mystery Gang
Spooky Fun with the Mystery Gang & grab a selfie with the mystery machine
The mystery gang are in town and you can spot them inside of our forest trying to solve a real mystery. Can you help?
First get a selfie with the mystery machine which will be parked on the forecourt then head out into the forest to find Fred, Daphne, Velma & Shaggy. You will need to ask them questions and get to the bottom of ‘who done it?!’
26th – 31st Oct Spiders in the Maze
Those friendly spiders have escaped again….. Can you spot them hanging around our Illuminated Maze?
See how many you can find and record them all on your map for a chance to win in our prize draw!
Whilst you explore our giant yew tree maze you will find surprises and twinkling lights at every turn.
There are over 2 miles of path in this 8 foot high labyrinth, designed by maze genius, Adrian Fisher.
Climb the Castle viewing tower to look out over the tops of the trees to find your friends and get your bearings or cross bridges and discover playful surprises, musical instruments and some unexpected obstacles.
Plus, don’t forget to look out for those pesky eight legged friends!
27th – 28th Oct – Halloween Catwalk
We’re inviting all of our Halloween Adventure guests to join us for a creepy Catwalk Show on Saturday the 27th & Sunday the 28th October.
Dress up in your very best Halloween outfit and strutt, creep and crawl down our Halloween catwalk. Witches, wizards, black cats, spooks, ghouls, masks and hats all welcome! Srike a pose in your spooky outfit for the chance to win our scarily good prizes!
27th – 31st Oct – Wizard & Witch Spell School
Join us spell makers to learn how to become a certified wizard or witch at our Halloween training school!
Get fully qualified in the dark arts right here at Stockeld Park this Halloween.
Learn how to be a real witch or wizard at these magical 45 minute workshops!
These 45 minute sessions will included games, potion making and spell casting. – Excludes access to Forest, Maze, Ice skating & Nordic skiing, there will be an option to add these tickets through the booking process
4th November – Firework Spectacular
Sunday 4 November, 5.30pm start, pre-show entertainment from 4.30pm.
Free to Stockeld Annual Gold Members, £7 per person / £25 per family of 4
We are joined by the same amazing company from last year that lit up the sky over Stockeld Park in 2017. This year we have a new longer 30min show, plus an amazing display of fireworks, entertainers, a Live DJ & dare-devil fire breathers.
Wrap up warm and enjoy the sky lighting up once again above Stockeld Park!
Important information for anyone visiting on Sunday 4 November;
- Our Fireworks Displayis included in a Forest and Maze ticket which can be purchased at the Ticket Office on the day or save and pre-book online.
- Any visitors arriving on site from 2.30pm – 5.45pm will be required to purchase a Fireworks Ticketor a Forest and Maze Ticket.
- If you wish to purchase a Forest and Maze ticket and you do not wish to stay for the Fireworks then please arrive before 2.30pm or after 5.45pm.
- For saftey reasons our Enchanted Forestand Nordic Ski Trailwill close between 5pm & 5.45pm.
- Last entry into the Forest before it closes is 4pm and anyone who purchases a ticket will receive a hand-stamp so they can re-enter from 5.45pm.
- Our spectacular Fireworks Display will take place on our Main Field – the first rocket takes off at 5.30pm prompt.
- Please note that the Firework Display is free for our Annual Gold Card Members.
11th November – Sky Diving Superheroes
11th & 12th - ROG Bus
17th & 18th November - Santa’s Reindeer & Arrival Parade
Meet the Reindeer: Free from 12 noon
Santa’s Arrival: Free – starts at 3pm
Santa’s Parade: To follow Santa through the Enchanted Forest you will need to purchase a Forest & Maze ticket.
Listen… can you here the jingle bells? Santa is on his way!
Come and join Santa and his wonderful reindeer as he arrives at Stockeld Park to mark the opening of our magical Santa’s Grotto.
Santa’s reindeer spend the rest of the year roaming wild in the North Pole…. You will be able to see them in their paddock at Stockeld Park from 12 noon onwards on both Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th November.
Santa’s Sleigh parade will take place around the Enchanted forest at 3pm on both days. You may follow the parade for free up to the Enchanted Forest gates and then you will need to have an Enchanted Forest ticket to follow the parade around the magical illuminated woods.
The last entry before the parade for the nordic skiing will be at 1:30pm as it will be temporarily closed from 2pm – 4pm during the parade.
Take part in our special raffle and one lucky child will win the chance to ride alongside Santa in his sleigh. Santa will then be available to meet and greet in his very special grotto.
If you would like to experience the full parade you can buy your Enchanted Forest & Maze ticket on the day or you can save and book online now
24th & 25th November – Giant Snow Globe
Get the chance to star in your own snow globe shot at Stockeld Park.
For one day only we will be offering you the ultimate selfie moment in a real giant sized snow globe.
This is a free event so come along and get the ultimate social media shot this winter season.
Happy Christmas….now strike a pose!
Dec Weekends & Xmas Eve - Santa Panto Breakfast
As part of your ticket you will also receive a complimentary pass for our Magical Enchanted Forest (which includes 4 adventure playgrounds) and Maze to use on the day of your visit.
Future Seasons are Feb - 16/2/19 – 3/3/19
Easter – 30/3/19 – 28/4/19
Spring – 25/5/19 – 2/6/19
Summer 20/7/19 – 2/9/19 (TBC)
Join us for our Christmas Adventure, from 1st November 2018 until 7 January 2019*.
We open 10.30am – 8.30pm and after dark the whole park is magically lit by thousands of twinkling lights!
Entry to our Woodland Cafe, Gift & Tree shop is free during our winter season..
LAZER TAG is open all year round
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Enjoy a family-friendly game of laser tag at The Laser Adventure in Wetherby. Kids from age 6 upwards can play, so the entire family can have fun together. You won’t have to spend your time stuck indoors in a gloomy warehouse venue either. The Laser Adventure arena is outdoors, located in the beautiful woodland surroundings of Stockeld Park.
Separate the family into two rivalling teams or call on your friends and challenge them to a battle. Immerse in a range of exciting scenarios, which will put your shooting skills to the test. Bomb-shelter, trenches, an abandoned vehicle and more - your surroundings, will make the game feel very real. Once the adrenaline kicks in, you’ll be properly going for it!