WWT Caerlaverock

Halloween at Caerlaverock will be bewitching! Meet our Wetland Wizard and create potent potions, try your hand at pumpkin carving and take to the sky in Broomstick Flight Training.

Halloween at Caerlaverock - boy flying broomstick with swans

Broomstick Flight Training

Tuesday 16 October, 12 - 2pm

Learn to fly a broomstick before taking to the sky and flying the perilous journey from Iceland to Caerlaverock, following the whooper swans and dodging obstacles as you go. Can you land safely at WWT Caerlaverock to claim your broomstick pilot licence?! Family event.

Normal admission charges apply, WWT members free.

 

Potion making (c) Lorraine Hall

Potion Making with the Wetland Wizard

Wednesday 24 October, 12 - 2pm

Walk around the reserve looking for ingredients for your special potion. Meet the Wetland Wizard and stir up a spell! Family event.

Normal admission charges apply, WWT members free. Booking is essential, ring the centre on 01387 770200 to book a place.

 

Pumpkin carving (c) Jean Robson

Pumpkin Carving

Saturday 27 October, 2 - 4pm

Design and carve your own pumpkin to take home.  Bring your own design or use one of our templates to carve bats, owls, flying geese or a spooky spider!  Cut the top off your pumpkin and scoop out the seeds. Then use our kits to cut out your design. Put a light inside and watch it glow! Family event.

Normal admission charges appy, WWT members free. £2 per pumpkin. Booking is essential. Please ring the centre on 01387 770200 to book a place.

 

Make the most of your day by experiencing all that WWT Caerlaverock has to offer. Our observatories, exhibitions, walks, trails and cafe are more than a day's worth of fun.