If you go down to Takapau today, you're sure of a big surprise
Go down to see 3,000 bears today, there will be some in disguise
For every bear that ever there was will gather there for certain
Because today's the day the teddy bears have their Great Teddy Bear Show!
With more than 3,000 teddy bears on show, this is one of the largest collections of teddy bears you’ll ever see. Big bears, small bears, old bears, baby bears. Visit the Great Teddy Bear Show for an enchanting teddy bear adventure, including teddy bears picnic and teddy bear story time. The Great Teddy Bear Show is open every day from 12 - 22 September from 10.30am - 3.30pm daily.
For groups of six or more please book your session time so Big Ted has everyone ready for your arrival. Sessions run from 10.30am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 2.30pm.
A fun outing for children and adults alike.
Come for High Tea with Big Ted – a cup of tea or coffee with scones, cream and jam!
There will also be face painting on site Saturday 14 September, Sunday 15 September and Saturday 21 September from 10.30am – 12pm and 1-3pm. $5 per child.
Please feel free to bring your picnic lunch for a lunch date in the Cub Den with the teddies.
Make sure you bring your own teddy bears along to join in the fun.
And Big Ted said free entry to the Great Teddy Bear Show - donations welcomed, he will have his collection box ready.
Raggedy Bear Making Class
14th Sept, 10am – 2pm
17th Sept, 10am – 2pm
$50 per person. Bring your own sewing machine and lunch. All other materials will be provided to make your own raggedy bear. Bookings essential.