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ALL WEEK

  • Pams Kitchen (Tuesday to Friday inclusive)
    Very popular, booking is essential.
    Bookings will be taken in the morning on that day 3-4 sessions a day.
    Due to its popularity we do not take block booking this allows other children to have a go.
    No Kitchen on SCI FI day
    A small charge for this activity applies to help pay for ingredients of £3 per child
    (Bookings are only available on the day, with the exception of the first session which will open at 3pm the day before – for Tuesdays first session please call down onto the green on Monday afternoon)
  • Make it & Take it Craft Marquee
    Pop in and see Babs and the crew who will be doing all sorts of daily arts and craft, whether its painting, sticking or making.  Open all day, All items can be taken home.
  • Stage Crew
    Join Paul, Vicky (yes she is back) and Cosmo along with the children’s week crew for lots of fun, frolics, magic and mayhem on stage with minute to win it games, messy games and sing along to our children’s week classics.
    Who will win and get gunged with the weeks point scoring? Paul or Vicky, who knows come and support your team
  • Quiz
    Our famous quizzes will be out each day located beside the main stage, your chance to win a children’s week goodie bag.
  • Important Info
    During the week we will have a number of photographers and film makers on site, these people will be clearly marked and anyone who does not wish for their child’s photo to be taken, please inform the person taking the image or a member of our team.
Tuesday 20th August Events – PIRATES AND PRINCESSES – Sponsor INTERLINE

PIRATES AND PRINCESSES

Come and join the Children’s Week Crew in your favourite Pirate or Princess Costume

10.30 Children’s Week Welcome
Join Paul, Vicky and Cosmo for the Children’s week welcome, your chance to wake up and join in with the morning fun on stage, and more chances to win a children’s week prize.

11:00 Pirate & Princess games and activities
Your chance to score points for your team, who will win, no one knows but come and enjoy our pirate capers on the main stage including the famous minute to win it games               

12:00 The amazing Pirate Magic Show
Join our first act of the week our pirate show Spectacular adventures of the high seas. 

13.15 Pirate & Princess adventure game
Paul, Vicky and Cosmo will be brewing up a storm with their own pirate and princess adventure games on stage and in the main arena, be warned you may get wet as the storm gets worse.

14:00 Cosmo Live!
He is the linchpin of Children’s week some say he came to the very first one!  Join Cosmo on stage for his Pirate magic show

15:00  Jacko Sparrow
We welcome from far across the ocean Jack Sparrow on stage your chance for a photo and find out all about his travels.

16:00  The Ents team end of day bit
Paul, Vicky, Cosmo and the team will be on stage, singing, dancing and generally mucking around at the end of day bit. They will be announcing the winners of the daily competitions as well as those final few minute to win it games

11:00 On the Beach
Sand Castle Competition
Join the team on the beach, to see who can build the best Sand Castle in our annual Sand Castle competition – Closes at 14:00 (Tide dependant) register at the table on the prom.

Joining us for the day will be the Brixham Pirate Festival Crew, so why not have family a picture with these fantastic people who will be bringing together the Pirate Festival 2020 on the 2nd – 4th May

Wednesday 21st August Events – HAVE A GO.... Sponsor – TORBAY COUNCIL

HAVE A GO!

Why don’t you just switch of the TV and Have a GO……..

Stage
10.30 Children’s Week Welcome
Join Paul, Vicky and Cosmo for the Children’s week welcome, your chance to wake up and join in with the morning fun on stage, and more chances to win a children’s week prize.

Have a go Activities

I Bounce – Rugby Tots –  BMX – Karate – Ti Kwon Do – Torbay Leisure Centre – Camp Adventure – Torbay Velopark – Torquay United Community Sports Trust – Dart Netball Kidz – Junior Parkrun – Love Sport – Baybouncers – Apollo Sports Cub – Torbay Hockey- The Multi Cultural Youth Group – Babbacombe Rotary Go Karting – Pako Drumming Workshop – St John Ambulance live Demostration & Ambulance,  Brownies – RNLI – Fire Service – Police – Dance Workshops  –

16:00  The Ents team end of day bit
Paul, Vicky, Cosmo and the team will be on stage, singing, dancing and generally mucking around at the end of day bit. They will be announcing the winners of the daily competitions as well as those final few minute to win it games

 

Thursday 22nd August Events – MYTH & MAGIC – Sponsor – INTERLINE

MYTH & MAGIC

Come and join the Children’s Week Crew in your favourite Pirate or Princess Costume

Stage
10:00 Fancy Dress Competition registration
Who will impress our judges to win the title of best fancy dress Children’s Week 2019 Registration will be in front of the main stage open from 10am – 11am, age categories  Under 6 years, 6-10 years, 11+ who

10.30 Children’s Week Welcome
Join Paul, Vicky and Cosmo for the Children’s week welcome, your chance to wake up and join in with the morning fun on stage, and more chances to win a children’s week prize.

11:00 Fancy Dress judging and Winner
The Ents team will welcome on stage one by one our fancy dress competitors to the judging panel to see who will be crowned Overall winner.

12:00 The BIG Ice cream Conga –courtesy of MR FROSTY Ice Creams
Join the biggest Conga line in the bay and thanks to our friends at Mr Frosty’s Ice creams pick up an ice cream before heading back to the main stage ready for the next big show

12.30 (1hr) Entertainingly Different show
Back by popular demand, join the Entertainingly different team with a live interactive show on stage

13:40 Dragon and Unicorn Jousting
Will it be the dragon or the unicorn that will win the Jousting? Who knows! But they need all the help they can get.

14:15 Mr Cosmo Magic
He’s Back, Cosmo, Sit and relax with his not so good but cheap magic show.

15:30 (30min) Entertainingly Different show
The Entertainingly Different team return to do another show filled with laughter.

16:00  The Ents team end of day bit

Friday 23rd August Events – MESSY DAY – Sponsor ESW

MESSY DAY
If you leave the event clean, then you haven’t had fun
(Spare clothes, towels and cleaning products may be needed)

Stage
10.30 Children’s Week Welcome
Join Paul, Vicky and Cosmo for the Children’s week welcome, your chance to wake up and join in with the morning fun on stage, and more chances to win a children’s week prize.

11:00(1hr) Mr Tumble (Tribute Act)
Join our Mr Tumble Tribute Act live on stage to entertain you.

12:15 Messy Minute to win it game
Join the team on the green for the first of many messy games, Egg catching, gunge throwing plus lots lots more

12:30 Dare to!!!!
It’s time to compete against each other to see who will get gunged on stage with a difference do you dare to gunge your Parent?

12:45 Professor Nitro
The all new Professor Nitro will be back on stage watched eagerly by his assistant and Mr Elf and Safety.

13:45 Gunge vote – Tor Hammond / Matt Rogan
Joining us on stage for a gunging will be the Breeze Fm more music breakfast show presenter Matt Rogan, but will he get gunged?

14:00 The Gunge quiz – Gunge tank
Paul has been out and ordered far too much gunge to use in our brand new gunge tank, everyone young and old will be asked a question if they get wrong the gunge tank will open and you know what happens next! YUK!!

15:00 The BIG WATER FIGHT
Paul & Vicky will challenge every child to a water fight on Middle green, the only difference is they have the help of a rather large water pistol compliments of our friends at Devon Fire & rescue Service Paignton (Subject to operational requirements)

16:00  The Ents team end of day bit
Paul, Vicky, Cosmo and the team will be on stage, singing, dancing and generally mucking around at the end of day bit. They will be announcing the winners of the daily competitions as well as those final few minute to win it games

Warnings 
Our messy day is exactly that MESSY, please be aware that gunge, water and many other items will be thrown around throughout the day so if you do not wish to get wet or messy then please keep away.

Please note our rules:-

  • NO throwing of food, flour or other items which could encourage seagulls.
  • Please only use water pistols when informed to by our team, no water or objects should be thrown towards the stage in order to protect our equipment.
  • Please ensure sensible footwear is worn, bare feet can result in injury
  • Any activities may be withdrawn by the events team.

We suggest that you bring a change of clothes and a towel, please note that public toilets are now Pay on Entry 30p cash or contactless (managed by Healthmatic on behalf of Torbay Council)

Saturday 24th August Events – FAMILY SCI-FI MOVIE DAY – Sponsor STAGECOACH

FAMILY SCI-FI MOVIE DAY – Join us in celebrating the world of movies and science fiction Costume and characters include:

Come and join us on the finale of Children’s Week with Family sci-fi day.  We have a large collection of movie cars for you to see including

  • Decepticon Barricade
  • Complete set of Bumble bee
  • Lightening McQueen
  • Kitt
  • Dark Knight Tumbler
  • 89 Batmobile
  • 66 Batmobile
  • Jurassic Park Jeep
  • Back to the future Delorean
  • Uk Garrisons
  • Spiderman
  • Marvel Characters

This plus much much more including minute to win it games and entertainment live on stage

  • Opens at 11am closes at 4pm

Please note that Children’s Week (Torbay) cannot be held liable and reserve the right to amend any character or vehicle at any notice – up to date information can be found on our social media page www.facebook.com/FriendsOfChildrensweekTorbayor our website www.childrensweek.co.uk