March’s very successful and popular Summer Festival kicks off on Friday evening (10th June) There will be music from younger bands on the Friday evening, followed on Saturday by the Grand Festival Parade which sets off from noon through the town centre and will feature classic cars and floats. Later in the day there will be the Lions Gala in West End Park which will have stalls and activities for all the family including Irish dancing and a fancy dress competition! Pop in the Park takes over late afternoon with more music from local groups culminating in a performance by the 1960s tribute band the 6Ts.
On Sunday the 12th June there will be more music from noon with Picnic in the Park until the evening, including Jazz and Swing, along with lots of activities in the family arena from 1pm till 3.30pm – including a colouring competition, face painting, circus skills and a vegetable themed activity by Madame Zucchini!! (she stayed with us this weekend, didnt see any of her veg though lol) There is also a dog show and the finale concert finishing a busy fun weekend!
We at Fourwinds B&B and campsite are also getting into the celebratory spirit this weekend to wish the Queen a very happy 90th Birthday. Any guests that are staying with us are invited to a cream tea in the garden on Saturday afternoon, with all the usual trappings of bunting, scones and clotted cream, Victoria sponge cake, coronation chicken sandwiches ….. etc etc. We are running a garden party hat competition to top off the afternoon on site!
So if you haven’t booked anything for this weekend and want to come and join in all that is going on in our Fenland town, give us a ring on 01354 658737 and book a campsite pitch for your caravan, camper van or tent. You can also avail of our canoe hire facility and paddle into town to enjoy the atmosphere. We have some bed and breakfast availability left for the Friday night (the rest of the weekend already fully booked).