Aardman Events This Half Term

We have lots of cracking activities to keep the whole family entertained this half term. From model making to wet weather crafts, there are lots of ideas to keep you busy - check out the links below to see what's happening in your area. 

Don’t forget Early Man is in cinemas - find your nearest screening here

Model making

Want to try your hand at making a Hognob? Or perhaps a Shaun or Gromit? Visit one of our fab model making workshops happening over half term at:

Trinity Leeds, Leeds: Early Man Workshops, 10 February

Picturehouse, Crouch End, London: Early Man Workshops, 15 February

St David’s Dewi Sant, Cardiff: Early Man Workshops, 17-18 February

Storyhouse, WayWord Festival, Chester: Gromit, Shaun & Early Man Workshops, 21 February

Other Events

Eden Project, Cornwall, 10–18 February 2018:

Go on a quest to find some Bronze Age treasure! Then head to The Cave to see behind-the-scenes footage and film clips, add your own cave art to the walls and then have a go at making a Hognob!

English Heritage Early Man Quests:

Inspired by Nick Park's new film, Early Man quests can be followed at 13 English Heritage sites around England. The quests challenge you to follow clues and uncover centuries of history for the chance to win tickets to an exclusive outdoor screening of Early Man at Stonehenge on 26th May!

West Midlands Safari Park: Early Man Workshops, Bewdley, 3-4 February & 10-11 February

West Midlands Safari Park have a treat in store for you this February with a feast of super fun Early Man activities around the park.

Then have a go at making your own Early Man characters in exclusive workshops with one of our own model makers on Sat 3rd - Sun 4th Feb, then Sat 10th- Sun 11th.

Science and Media Museum, Bradford, 10–18 February 2018, Early Man screening plus drop in workshops:

Your tribe can have a fun-packed day exploring the museum using the special Early Man trail, plus see your drawings come to life with an Aardman storyboard that gets turned into a flipbook! There are also model making and catapult workshops, plus there are some special screenings and behind the scenes fun in the cinema. 

Aardman Presents: A Grand Experience, Land's End Landmark, Cornwall, 10-18th February

A new interactive attraction arrives at Land's End this half term. Building on the success of the Shaun the Sheep Experience, this new exhibit features more characters from the Aardman stable, including Wallace and Gromit and Morph. Take part in a wide range of activities - step inside Wallace and Gromit's living room, design some cracking contraptions and take a trip to the moon! You can also 'Morph' yourself and visit the cinema room. 


Shaun the Sheep, screening BFI: Southbank, London, 11-12th Feb

Chicken Run screening, BFI: Southbank, London, 13th Feb


Having a day at home? Why not have a go at some of our super-fun family crafts, including balloon model making, drawing activities and more...