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The 45th Downham Market Festival will take place from Sunday 26th May to Sunday 2nd June. The theme this year is “Showtime!”

Saturday 25th May

6:30pm – Songs of Praise, followed by refreshments. Methodist Church

Sunday 26th May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

10:00am to 2:00pm – French Style CafĂ©. Town Hall Clock Room.

10:00am to 5:00pm – Astronomy Society. Town Hall.

12:15pm – Flag Raising Ceremony. Town Square.

Monday 27th May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

10:00am to 5:00pm – Mike Bullen’s Old Downham Photo Collection. Town Hall.

11:00am – The Carnival Parade. Assembles at Heygates Mill.

12:15pm – Carnival Time! The Howdale.

Tuesday 28th May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

10:00am to 12:30pm – Children’s Show with ‘Crazy Bananas’. Town Hall.

2:00pm – Neil Durose singer and entertainer. High Haven Residential Home.

7:30pm – “The Strollers” band. Town Hall.

Wednesday 29th May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

10:00am to noon – Mike Bullen’s Old Downham Photo Collection. Town Hall.

10:00am to noon – Coffee Morning. Town Hall.

10:30am – Cake Cutting. Town Hall.

7:00pm – Barn Dance (Ceilidh).

Thursday 30th May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

2:00pm to 4:00pm – Neon Children’s Disco. Town Hall.

7:00pm to 9:00pm The Sheringham Shanymen. Town Hall.

Friday 31st May

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

10:00am to noon – Mike Bullen’s Old Downham Photo Collection. Town Hall.

11:00am – Flukes Fenland Ukelele Ukulele.

7:00pm – Festival Quiz Night. Town Hall.

Saturday 1st June

10:00am to 5:00pm – Festival Art Exhibition. Town Hall Assembly Room.

11:00am to 1:00pm – Baby and Toddler fun. Town Hall.

7:30pm – Prize Bingo. Town Hall.

Sunday 2nd June

10:00am – 4:00pm – Sunday Fun Day. The Howdale.

10:00 onwards – Car and bike show.

11:00am – Dog Show.

12:00pm – Duck show.

2:00pm Duck show pt2.

 



This was posted in News on May 23, 2019, by Robert Shippey.

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