Balsall Common Festival plans unfolding at a pace

Balsall Common fete and Party in the Park - Main Sponsor 2013-14
Balsall Common fete and Party in the Park – Main Sponsor 2013-14

The Balsall Festival on Saturday 20th September 2014, will be hosted for the first time across two sites in the village as follows:

 

Running Order (provisional)

 

12:00 noon – Senior Fun Run – Heart of England School
12:30pm – Main Festival Showground opens – The Lant (Meeting House Lane)
12:30pm – BWR Roadshow with Liam Sawyer Karl Loxley and others
2:00pm – Grand Opening with special guests
2:15pm – Stage 2 – Local Music Talent Finals
4:45pm – Party in the Park – The Lant (Meeting House Lane)
4:45pm – Local Music Talent Winner’s performance (Main Stage)
5:00pm – Andy Bennett (Ocean Colour Scene)

 

Party in the Park (Entertainment Partners – Nailcote Hall)

 

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6:15pm – Briefcase Blues Brothers
7:15pm – Covers Band
8:15pm – 80s tribute
9:00pm – close

 

Return of the Big Stage

 

Our superb audio visual set  will be delivered once again by Event Partners Avion TSL
Our superb audio visual set will be delivered once again by Event Partners Avion TSL

Event Partners Avion TSL:

 

Entertainment and Attractions

• Senior Fun Run (Heart of England School) – Lily Mae Foundation)
• Mini Fun Runs (The Lant – Lily Mae Foundation)
• 2 entertainment stages
• Local Music Talent Contest Finals
• Live Music (Andy Bennett from Ocean Colour Scene; Briefcase Blues Brothers; covers band; 80s section)
• Sports
• Fete and Market
• Children’s Entertainment
• Bouncy Castle and Children’s Rides
• Paddy Doyle World Record Challenge (subject to World Record body approval)
• Dog Show (Mogz and Dogz)
• Competitions
• Grand Raffle
• Traditional Festival Refreshments
• Licensed premises
• Barbecue
• Hot and cold food

 

Enter the Fun Run

Enter the Fun Run – coOrdinated by The Lily Mae Foundation – at this web-link:

 

www.lilymaefoundation.org/funrun/

 

Anyone wishing to get involved in any other elements of this year’s event is invited to contact Craig Burgess via craig.bcfestival @ tsunamail.com <== remove spaces to send (anti-spam policy).  

Advertising Partner – Acorn Printing

 

Acorn Printing Ltd
Acorn Printing Ltd

 

Acorn Printing are big supporters in the community for community events and have backed this year’s event with advertising support.

 

http://acorn-printing.co.uk