Have a Hauntingly Good Time at Beaulieu this Half Term.
22nd – 30th October 2011.
Family tickets to be won!
Look out for some strange happenings in the neighbourhood at Beaulieu this Halloween – it will be quite a spectre-cle! Have a ghoulishly good time with haunting activities throughout half-term, 22nd – 30th October.
In the National Motor Museum, you can follow the Halloween Trail and see some of the 250 vehicles on show, from early motor cars to Land Speed Record Breakers. Be ‘shaken but not stirred’ by the James Bond Experience, with genuine cars and boats from the Bond movies.
Become a part of the world’s greatest car show with Beaulieu’s popular ‘World of Top Gear’ attraction. Enter the Top Gear Enormodrome to see actual cars from some of the presenter’s most ambitious challenges, hear the stories behind them and enjoy clips of some of the best Top Gear moments.
Have a ride on ‘Wheels’, a pod ride through 100 years of motoring history and take a trip on the high-level Beaulieu Moan-o-rail which passes through the roof of the Motor Museum.
Beaulieu is reputed to be one of Britain’s most haunted places and ghosts have often been seen and heard in its 13th century Abbey and at Palace House, home of the Montagu family since 1538. On selected days, talk to real ‘Ghost Hunters’ in the haunted Abbey Cloister and hear Spooky Stories from the costumed guides in Palace House. Children can follow the Halloween Hauntings Trail, take a lucky dip in the Witches Cauldron and be given a Gruesome Face Painting.
Fireworks set to go off with a BANG at Beaulieu.
Saturday 29th October 2011.
Beaulieu’s annual Fireworks Spectacular, one of the largest fireworks displays in the South, will be taking place on Saturday 29th October. The explosive and dynamic display will this year be set to a Twilight Zone theme.
Admission to the event is from 3pm when you can enjoy all the fun of the fair. Have fun on the Beaulieu Rides and Drives and Old-Time Fairground Rides including a Big Wheel, Gallopers and Swing Boats, all at good-value extra charges. Hot food and drinks are available both inside and out, as well as roast chestnuts and candy floss.
Entertainment on the WAVE 105 stage will include live music with Rick Jackson and the best international ‘Lady Gaga Tribute’. Everyone is invited to join in with the spirit of the event by wearing fancy dress, with prizes going to the best dressed. Come early, stay late and have a great time.
Ticket prices on the day are Adult £11.50, Child (aged 5–17) £7, plus a great value family ticket for 2 adults and up to 3 children, at £31.50. To make special savings on advance tickets call 01590 612888 or buy online at www.beaulieushop.co.uk. Visitors to the event will also be able to see the National Motor Museum, with its latest exhibition, ‘Feats of Endurance’, and the James Bond Experience.
Normal Beaulieu admission prices apply before 3pm, with visitors welcome to stay and enjoy the fireworks.
For more information visit www.beaulieuevents.co.uk or telephone 01590 612345.
The event is supported by WAVE 105 and the Daily Echo.
Beaulieu is open daily from 10am to 5pm with free parking.
For your chance to win a family ticket to Beaulieu National Motor Museum ,just simply answer the following question and fill in your details on the form below.
Q How many vehicles are on show at Beaulieu National Motor Museum ?
Closing date for entries is Thursday 20th October. Normal Echo rules apply, for a complete set of rules visit Daily Echo rules