Rushmere Country Park

Go and find it summer trail

Pick up a copy of our Go and Find It trail available throughout the Summer Holidays - £2 per sheet from the Visitor Centre. There are 10 things to go and find Park - return to claim your reward! Read more

Bug Lab 2019 at Rushmere

Our popular Bug Lab event returns to Rushmere Country Park with TWO sessions on TWO dates this summer - a chance for you and your children to hunt for mini-beasts with experts on hand and do a fun bug-related craft activity. Read more

Xplorer Challenge at Rushmere

The Xplorer Challenge returns to the park this summer- fun for all the family, it's free to attend (although £3 parking exit fee applies) just turn up - final admission at 12.45pm. The team will be outside the Visitor Centre. Read more

Concert in the Park 2019

Booking is now open for our annual fundraising Concert in the Park, this year on Saturday 10th August - a relaxed evening of local music talent out on the meadow. Gates open 4pm. Read more

Summer Fayre & Fun Dog Show 2019

Our annual fundraising Summer Fayre and Fun Dog Show takes place 11am - 4pm on Sunday 11th August. Come and join the fun and games for all the family out on the meadow. Read more

Overnight Bushcraft

An exciting opportunity for families to spend a full day and night in the woods learning basic bushcraft skills together. We'll have lots of fun, educational activities such as fire lighting, den building, bread making, bat watching - this is not to be missed! Read more

Xplorer Challenge at Rushmere

The Xplorer Challenge returns to the park this summer- fun for all the family, it's free to attend (although £3 parking exit fee applies) just turn up - final admission at 12.45pm. The team will be outside the Visitor Centre. Read more

Wild Night Out 2019

Experience the dark side of Rushmere Country Park on a special VIP after-hours adventure, a night-time walk in the woods with the Greensand Trust rangers. Read more

Local Food Festival 2019

Our third Local Food Festival will take place in the autumn celebrating the great quality local produce this area has to offer. Read more

Heathland art workshop

Join us for a morning art workshop at the park run by professional artist and tutor Jay Nolan-Latchford from Reasons to be Cheerful in Leighton Buzzard. Suitable for everyone from beginners to experienced painters, Jay offers step by step guidance to develop your skills in a relaxed atmosphere, whilst raising funds for the park. Read more