Worcester's Great British Summer Event
A bumper weekend with live music including a Rock Choir, Appleyard Dancers, Elgar Scholl of Music, Cranes School of Music, violinist Shula Oliver, one man mummer performing George and the Dragon, side shows, an artists market by the riverside, magicians and free face painting with our British themed jubilation of entertainment, as well as free carictures.
SIDESTALLS AND ACTIVITIES
People wandered around the city centre and revelled in the country-fete atmosphere with the bunting flapping and all your favourite games from yesteryear.
- Pin the tail on... the Ginger Pig
- Guess the name of the teddy or the puppy
- Guess how many marbles, smarties, sweets in the jar or how much the chocolate weighs
- Enter the quizzes and competitions
- Hunt for British landmarks in Debenhams
- Victorian seaside amusements
- Giant classic favourite games.
THE WORCESTER FLEA - 8th July only
We stepped back in time and enjoyed the fashions of the 40s, 50s and more as you treat yourself at a flea market in Angel Place. 10.30am - 4.30pm
MERCHANDISE, MEMORABILIA AND YOUR MEMORIES
Red, white and blue... they must be everyones favourite colours this year! And the shop windows in Worcester have been decked out with amazing displays of merchandise on this patriotic theme. Tell us which ones you like best at
And all around the city you will have seen 15 different heritage photos of Worcester from around the time that the Queen came to the throne in 1952: old shops, grand buildings no longer around and much more - you will be amazed at the changes!. The trail started at the Guildhall (or indeed anywhere en route). Find out more on our Photo Trail page.
HM THE QUEEN
The Queen visited Worcester on Wednesday 11th July. Watch the press for more details nearer the time or go to www.visitworcester.com/royalvisit .
Details are correct at the time of uploading (June 2012). Details are subject to change and Worcester BID and VisitWorcester cannot be held responsible for any errors, omissions and the cancellation of any event or entertainment contained in this event listing.
Images courtesy of Joanna Ward Photography and VisitWorcester