Visiting Martineau Gardens on Saturday 31 October:
Tickets for Halloween Story Night are no longer available, the event is sold out and there will be no tickets available on the gate, however there are a few tickets available for the afternoon Sugar Skulls workshop, read on for more details.
The Gardens will be open as follows:
10am until 4pm The Gardens will be open as usual for visits, hot and cold drinks will be served for which donations are welcomed. Free entry
From 3pm until 5pm, Sugar Skulls Workshops for children. Members of the Mexican Community in the Midlands are running a ‘Day of the Dead’ activity to share the tradition with you. See the altar that will be set up at Martineau Gardens keeping one of Mexico’s most ancient traditions alive here in the Heart of England. Come and decorate a sugar skull, you can eat them or place them on the altar as a decoration. Tickets need to be purchased in advance. There are more details on the event page here and a link to the on-line box office at wegottickets.com : £2 per child
From 6pm until 9pm the Traditional Arts Team bring Halloween Storytelling to Martineau Gardens. This evening event is now sold out and there will be no tickets available on the gate. See Halloween Storytelling webpage for full details