Be a superhero for the day at this year’s Herald of Spring!

Free entry! Saturday 9 March, 9.30am-5pm, Bourne Hall, Ewell


Join in to enjoy free family fun and activities at this annual spring event on Saturday 9 March from 9.30am to 5pm at Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell. Children are invited to come dressed as their favourite superhero with prizes up for grabs for the best-dressed superheroes!


An annual event since the 1970s, this year’s Herald of Spring, features beautiful floral displays by local flower arranging clubs such as the Mayday Flower Club and a show garden  Visitors will also have the chance to – discover more about the borough’s plentiful open spaces with presentations by local countryside groups, visit What’s On In Epsom’s Spring Market with locally produced jam, arts and crafts or enjoy tea and cake in the Coffee Shop.


Children will be able to enjoy a wide range of activities on the day – courtesy of the Rainbow Leisure Centre and Hobbledown. Close Up Magic will be there performing trickery and sleight of hand and Bourne Hall Museum Kids Club will showcase heroic Viking sagas.


Plus, children dressed up as superheroes on the day can take part in the ‘Great Superheroes fancy dress competition’ for age groups – up to 5 years, 6 to 9 years and 10 years upwards. All entrants for the competition will win a prize. The Mayor of Epsom and Ewell will judge the competition at 2pm and the winners will receive Amazon gift vouchers of £30 (first prize), £20 (second prize) and £10 (third prize).