Shhh! Book quickly, this event is going to be popular!

To coincide with the incredible art installations set in the nature reserve of Hengistbury Head from 22nd-25th September, the RSPB are planning a series of their very popular, family Sleepouts.

Thursday 22 September to Saturday 24 September

Arrive for 5.00pm and leave at 10.00am on the following day

Price: £30 per adult, £15 a child

The RSPB offering the first ever Big Wild Sleepout at Hengistbury Head, to coincide with the Inside Out Dorset Festival event, Hengistbury Headlines, taking place all over Hengistbury Head from 22 – 25 September.

Enjoy a nocturnal adventure around the Head, discover the secretive night-time wildlife which call this beautiful landscape home, and enjoy a scrummy, campfire-cooked dinner with breakfast thrown in!

There are three dates for the sleepouts, on:

  • Thursday 22 September
  • Friday 23 September
  • Or Sat 24 September

EXCLUSIVE – one morning only – a special sunrise walk through Hengistbury Head will take place with acclaimed artist, Jane Pitt especially for the participants of the RSPB Big Wild Sleepouts on 24 September 2016

Arrive at 5.00pm with camping gear on your chosen Big Wild Sleepout Night and depart by 10.00am the following morning – having had your fill of art, nature and campfire cooked food in this historical, glorious landscape.

The RSPB will be leading this partnership event and each night we hope that some of the artists who have created the art installations at the festival will be staying over with you. Plus one lucky Big Wild Sleepout attendee will win £500 of Rohan equipment! 

Cost (includes dinner and breakfast):

  • £30 per adult
  • £15 a child

Booking is essential, please call: 01929 557827 or email: