Fun Days - Homerton Conference Centre
Presented by Homerton College & Gable Events March 2016
Contact Events office 01223 747218 or email
Gable Events will provide the equipment, services and personnel necessary to ensure that you receive a professional,
safe and successful event:
The Gable Package includes:
the services of one of our experienced event managers both prior to and during your event to ensure that your
event goes without a hitch
full liaison with Homerton College Conference Centre
activity package (see descriptions of popular activities below) including all necessary equipment
gazebo and bunting
fully trained and qualified staff
professional emergency medical technician with response kit
£5m public liability insurance
Gable Events is a member of Evcom, Cambridgeshire Chamber of Commerce and National Outdoor Event
Association (NOEA). This provides you with the assurance of a safe, professional event.
Below are descriptions of the most popular activities chosen for fun days. Each activity comes with trained staff,
power supply and insurance. This is not an exhaustive selection! We are happy to provide any activity you would like
at your fun day to suit your requirements.
Human Table Football
A fantastic giant inflatable version of the popular table game, human
table football is guaranteed to make you laugh. Energetic and fun, the
inflatable is entertaining for spectators and participants alike as
competitors can only move from side to side. Our equipment comes
complete with coloured team identification bibs, flags and bunting,
red/yellow cards etc
Just like the gladiators of old, test your speed and strength by using your
pugil stick to knock your opponent off their podium - see who will hit the
inflatable deck first.
Strapped into a harness – attached to the elasticised bungee rope the
object is to run as fast as you can down the inflatable lane. Mark your finish
point with your velcro marker then its backwards all the way as the bungee
takes hold and drags you back to the start.
Surf board Simulator
Balance on the surf board that moves in a three-way motion to simulate
surfing. The beach themed inflatable provides a cushioned landing
Beat the goalkeeper and score a goal through the holes in the back wall.
The hilarious game based on the national sport of Japan. There is never a
shortage of people to wear these foam filled suits to do battle. Three bouts
to try and get your opponent out of the ring or onto the mat.16’ round
A taste of the Wild West! This mechanical bull spins, twists and turns and will eventually
throw you off. For adults and children, our fully trained operators control the speed
using their discretion, with riders landing on a large inflatable area. 16’ round area
This is a challenging and fun event for both keen golfers and novices
alike. Test your skill and luck by chipping lightweight golf balls into a
variety of targets, nets and holes.
Giant and Garden Games (seven games)
Popular pastimes at giant size – Jenga, Connect 4, Snakes and
Ladders and garden games Noughts and Crosses, Boule, lawn
skittles and croquet to test your brainpower and dexterity
Remote Control Cars
Race our superb 1:10 scale
remote control Scorpion III
monster trucks or buggies inside our 35ft x 26ft inflatable track. The track circuit
is complete with cones to make chicanes and a drivers standing area. To add to
the fun and build team work, drivers can also be blindfolded and take
instructions from their team mates to negotiate tight corners, ramps, bridges,
seesaws and tunnels and reverse into our garages. If you want the ultimate in
driving fun then this is just what you are looking for!
A modern twist on one of the most famous country sports - totally safe,
with harmless infrared beams and no recoil. Height, angle and speed are all
variable and an electronic scoreboard credits points to you each time you
hit a target.
It used to be English Law that
everyone practise at the village
tradition by trying your skill with a
modern bow: lighter and stronger
but equally accurate.
have been a match for Robin Hood?
After a short period of instruction, guests will test their throwing skill using
specially made axes, always under expert supervision. Three different types
of axe are available; heavy, lightweight and ladies to suit both sexes and all
Targeting everyone with a taste for adventure, Segways are the
ultimate fun riding experience! Our trained instructors ensure all
experiences are safe, positive and exhilarating!
Up to 10 players can play this all-action game at a time with all guns,
equipment and obstacles provided.
Mobile Climbing Wall
A must for all daredevils – test your nerves and race up our mobile climbing wall!
This 7.4m mobile climbing tower is equipped with 4 independent hydraulic autobelays with harnesses enabling 4 climbers to participate at once and is manned by
two trained staff who are keen climbers themselves. Also included within the hire
are ‘Climber Timers’ a bottom to top digital timing system which can be used for
leader board style competitions, something which is very popular for team building
events and competitions.
Giant Scalextric (requires cover)
Ladies and Gentleman start your engines!
Events take place on a purpose-built model of an eight-lane racing
circuit with hairpin bends and blistering straights. System measures
15’ x 7’. The eight lanes recreate all the thrills and spills of motor
racing, using miniature replicas of the real thing. The automatic lap
counters guarantee the success of organised racing events. Team
and knockout competitions can easily be catered for, organised and
run by our race compere.
Using our real badminton racquets, shuttlecocks and net, you will
need to use your skill and accuracy to get the shuttlecock over the
net and defeat your opponents
Not quite as straightforward as it looks! Test out your skills as a
Harlem Globetrotter and shoot as many baskets as you can!
The ultimate test of steady hand and skill
Inflatable Crazy Golf
A go anywhere golf game for all the family. This competitive game is
not quite the British Open but a hole in one is still an achievement.
Nine crazy holes available.
Large Inflatable Obstacle Course
Race through the palm tree ‘biff bash' through the gates then up and
over the inflatable wall/slide.
Timed races can be organised.
Giant Inflatable Slide
All ages over 3yrs
Suitable for ages up to 14 years.
Suitable for all ages under 5 years.
Professional Children’s Entertainer
A great hit! – Will perform magic shows and balloon modelling
Ever popular with the children!
Circus Skills Workshop
Under the guidance of the entertainers you can try your hand at juggling balls,
rings, clubs, diablos, spinning plates and balloon modelling
Ever popular, we can provide traditional fairground rides and stalls to suit
your requirements and budget from dodgems to teacup rides, bungee
trampolines and swing boats to side stalls, they add great colour, variety
and fun for all the family.
Children’s Fairground Ride
Keep the children entertained with one of the fantastic fair ground rides
Traditional Victorian Side stalls (minimum of two stalls)
Each colourful, traditional stall measures 2.5m x 2.5m and comes complete
with operators and basic prizes. Stall selection includes Coconut shy,
Hoopla, Cork shoot, Can can, Ball in a bucket, Darts and Splat the Rat.
Ever wanted to dunk your colleagues, friends or even your boss – well here’s your
Live music from marching bands to calypso and jazz to popular music
Personality look-alikes, human statues, caricaturist and other entertainers
Event theming and props
Photographer/video crew to capture your day – p.o.a.
Anything not on the above list! Let us know what you would like at your event and we will be happy to source
it for you!