Big Top Party: Messy Rheged

Big Top Party: Messy Rheged

Roll up, roll up to our circus-themed party!

With free activities for all the family including crafts, entertainers, animals, children’s activity workshops, dancing and live music; there’s sure to be something to inspire your inner greatest showman!

It will be a huge celebration of uniqueness and the talents, interests and personality traits that make us all special.

The Big Top Party is being organised by Messy Cumbria. Messy Cumbria gathers together Messy Churches from across Cumbria to have fun, be creative and celebrate together.  It’s a fun new way to be church!


Street dance workshop

Come and join Kelly from Eden Dance Cumbria for an energetic, fun-filled session. Have a go at contemporary street dance – learn some steps, join together, discover new talents.

15mins sessions, aimed at 10-15 year olds

Circus skills workshop

Come and join Thomas Trilby a dapper chap to perfect your plate spinning, learn how to juggle, catch the diabolo and gain the circus skills needed for the interactive big top experience.

15mins sessions, aimed at ages 4-104

Woodzone workshop

Do your skills lie in building & making? Book in to create your very own musical instrument and join the marching band.

With Allen Paterson from Word on Wood

15mins sessions, aimed at ages 6+

Vocal workshop

Can you channel your inner greatest showman? Have you always wanted to let it go? Then this workshop is for you! Come along prepared to stretch your vocal chords & put a smile on the faces of those around you.

With musician John Wright.

15mins sessions, all ages welcome.

Animal antics zone

Come along and meet some amazing creatures up close. Join Caroline from Llama Karma and be introduced to some wonderful & weirdly created animals.

15mins sessions, all ages (AFTERNOON sessions only!)


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    Please ring the main Box Office 01768 868000 to book your place.