Annual Horticultural Show and Fete
Saturday 2nd September 2017
Gates Open – 12.30 pm
Children (under 16 ) £1
Alfrick Playing Field
Postcode: WR6 5HJ
Arena & Show Events
12.30 Opening Ceremony
We are very pleased to welcome back our compère Mike George of BBC Hereford & Worcester radio fame to open the show with the show’s chairman Rev. Anne Potter & this year’s president Mrs. Ginnie Wilkinson.
12.45 The Worcester Concert Brass
who will play for your enjoyment during the afternoon
1.30 Ridgeside Terrier & Lurcher Racing
A warm welcome to Phill & Emma Gibbons
who will show us what comes naturally to their lurchers & terriers, in this fast, action packed demonstration.
2.00 Aerobatic Display
This year we welcome Neil Parkinson who will enthral us with his aerobatic skills in his modified Pitts SIS stunt bi-plane G-FORZ.
2.20 Ridgeside Falconry
Phill & Emma with a spectacular free flying display of their birds of prey.
3.00 Classic Car Parade
See some of the beautiful classic, vintage and veteran cars on show drive around the arena.
3.30 Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast WWII Spitfire (timing is approximate)
4.00 Ridgeside Racing (reprise)
More from Phill & Emma Gibbons with their lurchers & terriers.
4.30 Presentation of cups (Horticultural & Dog Show)
plus parade of some of the Dog Show winners
5.00 Drawing of raffle & Auction of Produce
Please listen out for announcements
Event timings are approximate and may change. All events are weather permitting.
Anything from parsnips to landscape paintings, cakes to wine, a photo of gravestones to the tallest sunflower and lots more, there’s sure to be a section for you AND your children. Schools and Children’s Groups can enter too – with a £25 prize for the winning school entry and a donation towards the cost of materials. It’s fun to have a go!
To view or download our rules, schedule, recipes and entry form click on the following links:
For a map to find us see our contact us page, Satnav directions use WR6 5HJ and follow our local signage