Enjoy all the fun of a summer festival experience – at home – with Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust’s first virtual Big Wild Weekend from Friday 19th June to Sunday 21st June.
The Wildlife Trusts are hosting a new virtual three-day summer extravaganza – with an impressive line-up of nature-loving celebrities giving their support including: DJ Cel Spellman, musicians such as Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Jack Savoretti and David Gray, wildlife presenter Liz Bonnin and BBC Springwatch’s Gillian Burke, plus environmentalist and actor David Oakes and zoologist Sophie Pavelle.
And, as if that weren’t enough, The Wildlife Trust has put together three activity packets for you to choose from with resources, toolkits, and ideas for how you can take part in the virtual summer extravaganza with your loved ones around you. Need a treat to snack on during the music festival? Or want to decorate your wild space to prepare for the camp out? Choose a booklet that best suit your Big Wild Weekend plans: https://www.hiwwt.org.uk/30-days-wild/big-wild-weekend-activity-booklet
The Big Wild Weekend is part of The Wildlife Trusts’ 30 Days Wild challenge to do something wild every day in June. It looks set to enjoy a huge potential online audience for its selection of artists’ music videos, a live quiz and more, after a record-breaking 650,000 people signed up to take part in 30 Days Wild this year. The weekend comprises:
- FRIDAY 19TH AT 7PM: WILD EVENING OF MUSIC
- SATURDAY 20TH ALL EVENING, FROM 7PM: SUMMER SOLSTICE CAMP-OUT
- SUNDAY 21ST AT 7PM: BIG WILD QUIZ