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


February 3 - August 31, 2024


9:00am - 4:00pm


Free to enter

Who for?

For the whole family


Thorndon Country Park

Brentwood, Warley, Essex, England, CM13 3RZ

How to book

Read more about how to enter.

Plan your visit to The Gruffalo trail at Thorndon Country Park.

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