Rusticus Adventures are interactive open-air events which take audiences on an exciting journey interspersed with family-friendly led games and activities. Along the way, they will meet a host of larger-than-life characters as they become immersed in a fantastic voyage of discovery – what’s around the next corner is always unpredictable!
There are plenty of Rusticus Adventures from which to choose. Journey through time with our eccentric professor, and meet a host of historical characters who have plenty to say in Time Travellers! Meet a boat-load of marooned magical characters and join in the mischief-making in Shipwreck! Join in a magical musical adventure with characters who all love to make a noise, in Musical Mayhem! Take a joyous and irreverent look at the creatures beneath our feet, as you journey Into the Undergrowth! Shout about this wonderful county of which the pudding is flung in Great Yorkshire Moments!
Celebrate the time of year when nature comes to life and the winter crone is banished for another year in May Madness! Journey across the globe and meet wacky characters from many nations, as you follow in the footsteps of Philieas Fogg in Around the World! Get back to nature with our wacky wildlife experts and meet someone who’s a bit of an animal in Wildlife Warning! Journey into the heart of the woods on a quest in which the true of heart of rewarded in Magical Forest! Or come and meet Polly Kettle from Nursery Rhyme Land who’s got a story to tell you in Nursery Rhymes!
There are also seasonal Rusticus Adventures to celebrate the best bits of these special times of year. Our Halloween and Christmas Adventures take audiences on an exciting romp in the great outdoors, dressed in our warmest woollens for apple-bobbing with a difference, ghost stories with a real ghost, dancing with a snowflake and gathering winter fuel with Good King Wenceslas himself!