An ancient magic is returning to Horsham Park this summer, so prepare to be Enchanted……
Enchanted Horsham is an exciting family festival with illuminated pleasure gardens that will take place from 4pm to Midnight on the 27th , 28th and 29th July 2018.
Enter a Summer Wonderland infused with sights and sounds for all ages to enjoy. Experience first-hand the street theatre and a vintage funfair, circus performances, circus workshops and belly dancers, along with a market celebrating local lifestyle and fashion, street food and drink.
Wander through the vibrant market and enjoy the diverse entertainment and tempting aromas from artisan food stalls, you will find unique items to adorn both you and your lifestyle including art, toys, curiosities homewares and garden wares. Visit the Fashion Tent and prepare to be inspired by the creative catwalk shows as you peruse the boutique and hand-crafted clothes and accessories.
What will treat your taste buds too? Choose from a range of global street food stalls and pop-up restaurants as they nestle alongside beer from Harvey’s, Kent Cider, wine, champagne, gin and cocktail bars.
The enchantment continues as you become immersed in the enchanted mermaid’s tales and interact with life-sized puppets, but make sure you set aside time to meet our real live Enchanted Unicorn. As old as time itself and magically awakened from her slumber, she is so very special. Only able to be tamed by young maidens, what magical powers will she impart to you…, perhaps healing powers, freedom, power or speed?
You will see and hear roving bands and beautiful soundscapes drifting through the festival. Visit the music stage to see an eclectic mix of reggae, acoustic, jazz, swing, samba and salsa, including the sensational Harry’s Tricks, The Mountain Firework Company, The Scorchers, Salsadelic, Choro Bandido and Hotpot, before you chill to the soulful sounds that fill the Cider and Reggae bar.
As dusk falls the wondrous secret illuminated gardens will reveal themselves and magically bring to life unicorns, dragons eggs and mystical tales. The beautiful illuminations, stunning projections, light shows, performances, music and pathways of fire will set the scene and the evenings activities will commence…..
It is only after-dark that the Silent Disco in the Neon Circus Tent comes to life. Have your face painted in UV paints and glow as the riot of fun commences with fire performers, acrobats, jugglers, LED hoopers, trapeze artists and magicians.
Festival Kidz haven’t visited this wonderland yet but we’d love to hear from any of our readers who have.