For Kids

Mr Bloom

Why not, pop along and say ‘Ello!’ with Mr Bloom. There’ll be a bundle of veggie stories, gardening games, and catchy Nursery songs for Tiddlers and Parents alike. To sum it up in the words of a famous Aubergine: ‘Let’s sing and dance and have some fun!’

Andrew Green Magical Children's Show

Andy Green is an award winning magician and entertainer with over 20 years of professional entertainment experience. He has performed for numerous celebrity parties and high profile events across the UK. His family friendly appeal makes him a favourite at holiday parks across the country where he regularly presents his family cabaret shows. 
 
Andy loves everything about entertaining and strives to create a non stop laughter filled show for every performance. He is a member of the World Famous Magic Circle and recently performed at it's Centre For Magical Arts Theatre HQ in London alongside Bradley Walsh, Brian Conley, Linda Lusardi and Wayne Dobson.
 
Andy's background is in theatre, dance and performing arts and has spent many years with a family production company in summer seasons,  touring theatre productions and childrens' pantomimes. He recently appeared in a hit comedy play on its sell out UK theatre tour starring 'Benidorm's' and 'Celebrity in the jungle's' Crissy Rock.  

Princess Show

Live on the Macclesfield Kids Stage, Part Of Your World Princesses will be performing live for our grand finale, featuring an all dancing, all singing, amazing array of your favourite Disney stars!

 
You will see the beautiful Belle perform along side her Beast in full live action movie replica costume. This is the only Beast replica costume made to exact movie specifications in the U.K at this moment in time.

 

We looked far and wide for the perfect fairy-tale end to our children's entertainment stage and these guys are amazing. See them perform live in a bespoke performance created just for Macclesfield Festival. The show will end with a stunning ballad of 'Let It Go' from your favourite frozen characters.

This is a performance not to be missed! 

We are excited, the princesses are excited, are you?

Superhero Show

See all your favourite superheroes live on stage, singing, dancing and performing stunts, including Supergirl, The Incredible Hulk, Spiderman, Batman, Captain America and more!  

Northwest Garrison

Formed in June 2016 with just 3 guys who loved Star Wars, the North West Garrison are based in the Northwest and are a non profit organisation. They provide Star Wars themed costumed entertainers for parties, weddings, corporate events, shows and other events and do a lot of work for foundations and charities including Children With Cancer UK.

 

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Firework Finale

Why wait till bonfire night to enjoy a spectacular firework show, we're giving Macclesfield Festival the Disney World treatment with a huge firework finale at the end of the festival at 10pm. So make sure you bring along a jacket and some gloves, it may be July but it still gets cold at night!

Stage Invaders Dance Academy

Stage invaders dance academy holds fun, fresh and funky dance classes for kids from ages 4-14 learning new styles and gymnastics elements each week we are all about having a great time. They have a very special performance they have choreographed especially for Macclesfield Festival!

Golf Course

Cain Golf Academy will be hosting a ‘Tri Golf Corner’ at the Macclesfield Festival. Tri-Golf is a ‘mini’ version of golf for children, which involves the use of adapted equipment and a variety of games designed to provide an enjoyable introduction to the sport. The equipment is designed to be safe and fun and the games will be run by PGA qualified professionals. The clubheads are colour-coded and the balls are sponge, cones and other visual aids are used to aid in the ease of play and define areas of the games.

 

Games will consist of: Longest whacker, Closest to the ‘Bin’, Penalty shoot out!, ‘CAN’ you knock ‘em down?

 

Offers on lessons will be available on the day.

Giant Funfair

Thrill seekers need go no further than our giant fun fair, there will be lots of rides to choose from on the day, from the waltzers to the big wheel theres something for little and big kids too.  

Zorbing

Cheshire Zorb on Water is based in Bollington and will be joining us at Macclesfield Festival this year. Their 8x6 metre Zorb pool and 6 Zorb balls are not the only attraction. Peter and Sophie who own and operate the entertainment also have a huge dart board for those with a good kick to hit the target, 10 metre high inflatable slide which is absolutely awesome, and a huge bowling alley with gigantic pins and human bowling balls! 

 

This is totally new to Macclesfield and will be sure to thrill local children and adults alike! There is nothing to compare with the excitement these inflatables generate.

 

 

Nerf Shooting Range

Monkeytron Collective are bringing their Nerf shooting range to Macclesfield Festival. They are Nerf enthusiasts and attend Nerf war events all over the UK, they love it, and with the help of their friends at Foam Dart Thunder, the UK's premier Nerf event organiser, they also help and run nerf wars and their fantastic fun shooting range. Come test your foam dart marksmanship and have a look at their selection of New, used and specially custom painted Nerf blasters. Donations from the shooting range will be given to the Macclesfield festival Charities. Come along to seem them and chat and shoot some Nerf!

Face Painting

Fancy looking like Spiderman, a tiger, or a vampire? Visit our face painting booth and get yourself a unique new look for the festival.

Arts and Crafts Teepees

A unique outdoor venue for both children and adults, serving afternoon teas, face painting, arts and crafts activities, fancy dress, lunch boxes and delicious cup cakes. 

Pony Trekking

All of our ponies are very easy going, enjoy petting and are affectionate and love their work. 

It has taken us a long time to find ponies with just the right temperament for children and they enjoy their work very much!

When they are not at work they are kept in their very own 4 acre field with an open shelter so they can come and go as they please. It's the most natural environment we can provide. They live as one big family in a herd.

 

Soft Play Area

Looking for something to keep the kids entertained? Why not let them burn off some of that youthful energy in our dedicated kids soft play area, they'll certainly sleep well after the festival.