Outdoor theatre - Wind in the willows

This summer, for the first time ever at Upton, we’re offering an outdoor theatre experience fit for all the family.

  • Booking essential

Join Mole, Ratty and Badger on their adventures, picnicking on the river bank, messing about on boats, and rescuing the reckless Mr Toad from his brushes with the law in this heart-warming, whimsical tale of friendship, mishap and madcap adventures in Quantum Theatre’s brand new adaptation of this timeless Kenneth Grahame classic, The Wind in the Willows.


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £17.50
    On the day
  • Adult £15.00
  • Child £7.50
  • Child £8.75
    On the day

The basics

Booking details
Call 03442491895
5% booking fee applied
Children of all ages are welcome
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Please show your printed ticket at Visitor Reception and walk down to the House where it will be collected. The buggy will be available to take you down the drive if you prefer.
What to bring and wear
Please bring your own chairs/blankets. Please do not bring anything that needs pegging down. This is an outdoor event so you will need to dress for the weather.
Picnics are available to purchase at an additional cost. Please email uptonhouse@nationaltrust.org.uk for more information.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
16 August 2019 18:30 - 21:00 Available

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