The Gruffalo and Friends 25th Birthday Colouring Competition

Win £50 of goodies every month with our colouring competition

We love The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler here at Explore Essex and why, didn’t you know? He is celebrating his 25th birthday in 2024!

We're kicking off our celebrations with a Gruffalo and Friends Colouring Competition, so get your colouring pencils at the ready, set, go!

Read more and download the colouring sheets.

Plan your visit to the first and original The Gruffalo trail at Thorndon Country Park.

Event details

Date

February 3 - August 31, 2024

Times

9:00am - 4:00pm

Prices

Free to enter

Who for?

For the whole family

Where?

Thorndon Country Park

Brentwood, Warley, Essex, England, CM13 3RZ

How to book

Read more about how to enter.

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Easter Forest School at Thorndon Country Park - featuring The Gruffalo

Join us for this special session of Forest School as part of our Gruffalo 25th birthday celebrations

  • Dates:
    • April 3, 2024
    • April 10, 2024
  • Venue: Thorndon Country Park
  • Times: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Primary School aged children
  • Price: £10 (price includes car parking and accompanying adults)