Hobbiton Summer Solstice

Enjoy the Summer Solstice wandering the paths of Hobbiton™ Movie Set on Friday 21st December 2018 for a four hour celebration of the summer season.

The Hobbiton Summer Solstice event will be a truly unique Middle-earth experience. The evening begins with a guided tour of The Shire™ at dusk. Your guide escorts you through the twelve-acre site recounting fascinating details of how the movie set was created for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies.

After the tour, you will arrive into the Market Place outside The Green Dragon™ Inn, which will be bursting with traditional Hobbit fare to sample. With themed interactive games (with prizes to be won), garden bars with the Southfarthing range on tap and more - this will be a magical evening.

Spend some time sampling hearty Hobbit sized canapes, roast meals, freshly baked breads, fresh vegetable produce, desserts and more - and as is the tradition in the Shire, second helpings are encouraged - whilst enjoying the roaming entertainment and mingling with like-minded travellers. 

End the evening with a tour back through the wandering paths of Hobbiton. The trails will be illuminated and handheld lanterns will be provided amongst the guests to help light the way. This stunning journey under moonlight will travel through the village breathtakingly lit up with Hobbit Hole chimney’s smoking and lanterns glowing against the darkness.


  • A tour of Hobbiton Movie Set
  • Hobbit Southfarthing beverages on tap throughout the evening
  • Marketplace entertainment
  • Interactive games with prizes to be won
  • Themed dinner and dessert served from the marketplace and inside the venue
  • Access to the Hobbiton Retail shop
  • Evening lantern tour


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