Here’s a selection of Events being held at this year’s Festival 2016.
More Events, and more detail on the Events listed below can be found in the soon to be published Festival 2016 handbook. There should be one popping through your door soon (Haddington Town addresses only), or one can be picked up from the Library at the John Gray Centre.
FRIDAY 27th MAY
7.300pm-12.30pm CORN EXCHANGE: Haddington Pipe Band ‘SCOTS NIGHT’
SATURDAY 28th MAY
11.30am – 12.30pm TOWN HOUSE: Haddington Concert Society Presents “Food for The Soul”
11.30am – 5pm ASTROPITCH, Aubigny Centre: U18s (Boys & Girls) HOCKEY 7s Tournament
7.30 pm CORN EXCHANGE: – HADLEY COURT SINGERS
SUNDAY 29th MAY
1.45 pm COURT STREET: PARADE OF ORGANISATIONS.
2.00 pm WAR MEMORIAL, ST. MARY’S PARISH CHURCH & WREATH LAYING CEREMONY
4.00pm TOWN HOUSE :- Twinning Association Music Night with pianist Wendy Carle-Taylor
MONDAY 30th MAY
6.30 pm CORN EXCHANGE: CHILDREN’S PET SHOW – ANY KIND OF SMALL PET:
7.15 pm CORN EXCHANGE: CHILDREN’S DOG SHOW – Judged by representatives of the SSPCA
7.00pm – 9.00pm Railway Hotel –Bingo
WEDNESDAY 1st JUNE
6.30 pm BALL ALLEY & LADY KITTY’S GARDEN: WATERSIDE FUN & GAMES NIGHT: Family fun and
7.00 pm PETANQUE TERRAIN at LADY KITTY’S GARDEN
7.30 pm WATERLOO BRIDGE, POLDRATE: DUCK DERBY organised by Knox Academy
THURSDAY 2nd JUNE
5.00pm – 9.00pm CORN EXCHANGE: TABLE TENNIS FESTIVAL TOURNAMENT – Sponsored by Vulcan Gas
6.00pm John Gray Centre :- Blooming Haddington Gardens Tour
7.00pm – 9.00pm TOWN HOUSE: LOCAL CELEBRITY FASHION SHOW
FRIDAY 3rd JUNE
noon – 4.00pm Star Room, John Gray Centre – Lost Haddington Exhibition.
8.00pm Railway Hotel ;- Bob Mitchell’s Festival Quiz
7.30pm – 10.00pm CORN EXCHANGE:- Scottish Country Dance :- Festival Dance.
4.00pm – 7.00pm SKATE PARK OFFICIAL OPENING – Whittinghame Drive
SATURDAY 4th JUNE
7.30 pm CORN EXCHANGE: Festival Finale with The Spangles and DJ Robert Pollock
12 noon WHITTINGHAME DRIVE: FANCY DRESS PARADE
12.30 pm WHITTINGHAME DRIVE: Parade moves off en route to Neilson Par
FUN DAY in NEILSON PARK organised by HADDINGTON EVENTS GROUP
EAST LOTHIAN MINI OWNERS CLUB CLASSIC CAR SHOW
NEILSON PARK: ‘TEA’ IN THE PARK by Haddington Events Group.
SPORTS HUB: ‘COME and TRY’ and DEMO SPORTS.
OWL MAGIC – Interactive Bird Display provided by Owl-Magic.
ARMY ASSAULT COURSE & Recruitment Truck :- 154 TRANSPORRT REGIMENT
2.00 pm NEILSON PARK: HELP JUNIOR ONE KILOMETRE RUN:
3.00 pm FUN DAY – NEILSON PARK: ASICS HADDINGTON FESTIVAL 10K ROAD RACE:
3.00 pm Birds of Prey flying display by Owl Magic
7.00 pm FESTIVAL FINALE with The Spangles Ft DJ Rboert Pollock Buy your tickets online now