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Along with 30 exciting rides and activities, including one of the longest zip wires in the UK, 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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Or buy ride tickets

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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Or buy wristbands for unlimited fun

Christmas Party at Wicksteed Park
Throughout December

Come and celebrate your Christmas Party at Wicksteed Park this year with our famous parties due to be bigger than ever! Find out more here!

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Exciting events!

Outdoor Cinema Season: Dirty Dancing

Have the time of your life at our Outdoor Cinema Season watching Dirty Dancing! Join us in our amazing park watching the classic Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey film as they lift each other and lift you off your feet for an amazing evening of fun!

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29th June 2019

5th July 2019

Outdoor Cinema Season: A Star Is Born

Enjoy an evening of fun watching Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga performing magical songs under the stars at night, and you can sing along with them with musical hits like “Shallow” “Always Remeber Us This Way” and more!

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

Job Opportunities


Our retail assistants take pride in keeping our Gift Shop and pop up stalls looking in tip-top condition and enjoy finding the right souvenirs for our guests to take an extra special memory home with them.

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Our Rides Team Supervisors work on the front line with team members. They are mainly outdoors, greeting our guests, keeping their area well presented, and making sure everyone is safe and ready for a fun ride!

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Help Wicky find his friends!

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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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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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
Trip Advisor
Heritage Lottery Fund
Play Day

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 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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