Discover over 30 exciting rides and activities, including one of the longest zip wires in the UK. We have 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!

Ride Calendar

Walk Like a Man

March 24 - 26 March

The 1950’s American rock n roll revolution was spearheaded by the original Four Seasons: Frankie, Nick, Tommy and Bob. coming to Wicksteed Park find out more here!

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Paul Smith - Following!

13th February 2020

Following his first national tour in 2018, which saw him go from circuit act to one of the biggest selling names in UK stand-up in less than a year, Paul Smith returns with his second national tour show - Following.

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Sing As We Go

May 5 - 7 May

This warm-hearted and fun show tells the story of troops who are determined to entertain their colleagues in the face of adversity.

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Summer Variety Show!

September 22 - 24 September

Whatever the weather outside, it will feel bright and sunny in The Pavilion as we take you on a summer holiday of music, dance and comedy from the very best of today’s talent.

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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.

Wicksteed Private Hire

Are you looking for a versatile, fun-filled venue for your next private function or team building outing? Wicksteed Park offers several private hire options from corporate events to extravagant weddings.

With a variety of rooms dedicated to special events, as well as group bookings for rides and attractions around the park, Wicksteed is a great option to add to your venue considerations.

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