h Family Area - Ashlyns Festival

Family Area

(Kindly sponsored by Chartwells)

Lots to do in our fantastic family area with workshops, games and activities. Open 12-6pm.


A baby-friendly sheltered space with cushions for soft play – a great chill-out space for our youngest festival guests.


(sponsored by Berkhamsted Arts & Crafts)

The emphasis this year is on using your imagination, natural materials and up-cycling:

DREAM CATCHERS WORKSHOP– make your own dream-catcher, and find natural treasures from around to personalise them. £2

PICTURE MAKING WORKSHOP – using something from nature together with a watercolour wash and a little bit of magic – we will show you how to make a gorgeous picture. £2

PEBBLE ART – take a pebble and paint on it, draw on it, let your imagination go! A little bit of mindfulness never goes amiss! FREE

CUSTOMISE YOUR OWN TEE-SHIRT – bring a tee-shirt and have a go at customising it – we can show you how. FREE – fabric pens/paints/stencils supplied or bring your own.

Workshops run from approx.2-6pm – see Facebook and boards for timetable on the day


  • Yoga workshops by Love From Yoga (website or Facebook link to them and logo on this page)
  • Storytelling and games with The Summer Camps Trust (website link here, logo on page)

Workshops run from approx. 12noon – 5pm – see Facebook and boards for timetable on the day.


  • PSA Zorb Football
  • PSA Football Speed Cage
  • Activities by The Summer Camps Trust
  • Aspire2Fitness rowing challenge
  • Go-Karting
  • Spinning
  • Bounce trampets

Some activities are chargeable – see boards on the day for prices.

Inflatable fun with Ben’s Bouncy Castles

PSA Zorbs


Yoga workshops

Aspire 2 Fitness

Arts and Craft materials kindly donated by Berkhamsted Arts and Crafts

Summer Camps Trust