Festival 2016 quick look…

Festival 2016 quick look…

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

1.00pm onwards

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