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Along with 30 exciting rides and activities, including one of Europe’s longest zip wires, there’s 147 acres of beautiful rolling parkland – perfect for a game of frisbee, or a big family picnic. Check our Ride Availability and find out what fun you can have here!

Sounds like our wristbands will be perfect for you!

Wristbands will allow you to ride as many times as you like!

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Buy tickets and pick the rides you want!

Our attractions require on average two to three tickets per person, per ride.

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Comedy Night
26th April 2019

Oh, we do love to laugh at Wicksteed Park! We will be doing Comedy Nights at Wicksteed Park, so make sure you grab tickets when available and have a peep at our stand up comedians! Yippee!

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Exciting events!

Magic of the Musicals

Featuring leading performers, this spellbinding show has it all... Amazing vocals, incredible music and absolutely stunning costumes! Join us for a magical journey that celebrates the very best of Broadway and the West End!

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18/19 April

15th June 2019

Soap Box Derby 2019

Join us for Soap Box Derby 2019! This year will be bigger than ever with a new partnership, Silverstone! The home of British Motor Racing will be partnering with us for this years Soap Box Derby. Find out how to enter here!

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Good Day! I'm Charles Wicksteed and this is Jerry! We can't wait to see you at Wicksteed Park!

Community Events

Heritage Talk – Charles Wicksteed’s Birthday

Join us in our new learning space for a heritage talk and slice of birthday cake to celebrate Charles Wicksteed.

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Science Week Events: Home-school group

Celebrate British Science at Wicksteed Park. This event is a ‘drop-in’ session for homeschooled children and their parents to come and have a go at some physics investigations linked to our rides in Wicksteed Park

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Wicky is throwing a party at Wicksteed Park and needs to find all his friends so they can play and have fun together! Can you help him find them?

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Volunteer Today

Are you interested in volunteering at Wicksteed Park? Would you like more information on what you can do to get involved and help us?

Download our volunteer guide to find out how you can get involved below.

Volunteer Guide

Did you know?

Wicksteed Park, is wholly owned by Wicksteed Charitable Trust and is a Grade II English Heritage Listed Park & Garden. The park was founded in 1921 as part of the extraordinary legacy of Charles Wicksteed which extends beyond the Recreation Park he created. As an entrepreneur and innovator Charles was also an inventor and respected successful engineer.

Our community, education and heritage activities promote the precious historic landscape, heritage rides and provide new opportunities for communities to engage and participate.

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Attractions

From dodgems to rock climbing, there are so many new adventures to be had at Wicksteed Park that it can be hard to decide where to start.

Check out our ‘Plan Your Visit’ page to get all the information you need for a perfect adventure!

Plan your visit
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Best day

Here at Wicksteed Park we are always hosting new and exciting events to make sure that you have the best day ever!

If you are planning to visit soon, make sure you check out our events page to find out what will be happening.

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Charity

Did you know that Wicksteed Park is a registered charity? All the money you spend in the park is invested back into providing you with the best day out possible!

You can find out more information by visiting our heritage page.

Our heritage
Visited England
Balppa
Trip Advisor
IAAPA
Heritage Lottery Fund
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We Are Hiring!

We are an all-inclusive park, open 7 days a week with a passion for providing a fantastic customer experience.

We are equally passionate that our team of employees enjoy their work at the park. We provide benefits, in return for a customer focused, flexible, well presented and smiley employee. We take our responsibilities seriously and as such require all employees to undergo a DBS check prior to commencing work.

All Applications must be sent to our HR Team via hr@wicksteedpark.org or

HR Team, Wicksteed Park, Barton Road, Kettering, NN15 6NJ. All applicants must complete the Wicksteed Park Application Form which can be downloaded from the website. CVs may be accepted as part of the Application. In the email Subject line you must state the Position you are applying for.

If you are having trouble downloading the Application Form please call Samantha Towers HR Co-ordinator on 01536 512475 ext 202.

Whether you are coming to work for Wicksteed on a seasonal basis or a permanent role there are many great reasons to join!

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