Wicksteed Park

Make a splash!

The fun never stops with a value-for-money Annual Ride Wristband! Order yours today in time for your next visit to Wicksteed Park.

Jump in!

Fun and excitement for all ages, including Adrenaline Tower! Face your fears and zip, jump and climb your way through our three most extreme attractions in the park.

It's play time

Wicksteed Park is a place where the whole family can have fun. From thrilling rides and leisurely strolls to high tech games and community heritage. Wicksteed Park really is a place for everyone!

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adventure awaits!

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.

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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 at Wicksteed Park: Enchanted Forest
From 1st December

Christmas Party is available for bookings at Wicksteed Park! Our Enchanted Forest theme will deliver the festive cheer for you and your team. Find out more about the event at Wicksteed Park here! Available from 1st December!

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Exciting events!

The Greatest Showman!

NOW SOLD OUT!! We are SO excited to be putting on an Outdoor viewing of The Greatest Showman! This sing along version has seen huge success worldwide and we can’t wait to watch and sing it with you!

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18th August 2018

23rd September 2018

Silverlinings Wedding Fair

One of counties biggest wedding fairs and a long established event on the Northamptonshire’s wedding calendar. This wedding fair draws the best wedding suppliers from Kettering, Northampton, Wellingborough, Corby and more, covering all the key supplier categories.

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Illustration of Charles Wicksteed and his dog Jerry.

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

Community Events

Story Time for Little Ones - 26 Jul, 2 Aug, 9 Aug and 16 Aug

Bring your little ones along to listen to story time in our Amphitheatre at 11:30am. Free activity for families. Stories include The Gruffalo, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Barry the Fish with Fingers and Zog.

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We’re Going On A Bear Hunt - 6th August 2018

Join us for “We’re Going On A Bear Hunt” themed activities from 11am to 3pm in the Learning Space. Drop-in activities for parents, grandparents and carers with pre-school children. £3 per family. Suitable for aged 3+.

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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 Play Day

We Are Hiring!

We are looking for people to join our wonderful team to help us create the fun for all of our lovely guests!

Working at Wicksteed Park is a wonderful way to meet new friends and enjoy flexible permanent or temporary employment in the great outdoors. With rides a plenty that all need operating and oodles of venues that serve yummy treats, we need your help to keep it going in our busiest time!

Tickle your fancy? Then apply with a CV and covering letter to hr@wicksteedpark.org