Family Fun Day at the Wyvern Theatre, Swindon

Date: Sun 4 August

Location: Wyvern Theatre

Start: 10am - 2pm

Family Fun Day is back and this time it’s in the summer holidays!

This August we’ll be opening up the Wyvern for a morning of fantastic FREE family fun. Look out for a whole range of activities including character appearances, workshops, back-stage tours, Revolting Rhyme time with CBeebies and Sleeping Beauty star Chris Jarvis, live music, crafts, face painting and much more.

Everyone is welcome, so bring all the family and enjoy some free theatrical fun! Open from 10am-2pm.


The following workshops and events are completely free but do require you to book a space, grab one while you can!

  • Revolting Rhymes with CBeebies and Sleeping Beauty star, Chris Jarvis
  • The Sound of Music singalong workshop with SALOS
  • Sleeping Beauty drama workshops with Prime Theatre Company
  • Theatre Tours

The following activities do not need to be booked, just turn up and enjoy!

  • Meet Sleeping Beauty
  • Vintage fairground games in our Chitty Chitty Bang Bang-inspired zone
  • Ballon models and mischief with Caractacus Potty
  • Live music on the bandstand
  • Intergenerational arts - help create Sleeping Beauty's blanket with Reach Inclusive Arts
  • In The Night Garden treasure hunt
  • Sleeping Beauty's spinning wheel demonstrations
  • Facepainting and SFX make-up
  • Share the fun with our interactive GIF booth!
  • GOSH Bake It Better cake stall (a small charge will be made with all money going to GOSH)
  • Candyfloss (a small charge will be made with all money going to GOSH)
  • Crafts, competitions, prizes and much more!