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Retford Charter Day 2019
Monday, 06 May 2019, 10.00am -  4.00pm
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Location

Retford Town Centre
,
RETFORD
DN22 6DQ

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Richard

RETFORD CHARTER DAY

Retford, North Nottinghamshire

Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May 2019
10am – 4.30pm 

For the best family fun day out of the year come to Retford's annual Charter Day!

It's always a wonderful day out for all ages, with loads of free entertainment and events happening all day long.

The main performance areas are in Kings' Park main field, the Kings' Park Bandstand Performance and Lawn Areas, Retford Market Square and Retford Town Hall each venue, hosting fun and entertainment throughout the day.

Here's the timetable of the main events:

Kings’ Park Events

10.30            Dog Agility Display

11.30            Tsunami Cheer Leaders

12 noon        Harworth Drummers

12.30            The Great Babu

1.30              Dog Agility Display

2.30              Tsunami Cheer Leaders

2.45              Retford Lions RED Duck Race

3pm              Retford Lions YELLOW Duck Race

3.30              The Great Babu

In Kings’ Park there will be lots of static displays including: Vintage Tractors, Retford Boat Club, Inflatables, Fun Fair, Jaguar Classic Cars, Retford Honda, Ice Creams, Retford Times Road Show, Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance, Stalls, Trampolines, walk-about Entertainers, Darth Vader and his Storm Troopers, Hot Dogs and much more!

Retford Tennis Club will be holding exhibition matches and sample lessons throughout the day on the tennis courts and Retford Bowls Club will also be giving taster sessions at the Bowls Green in Kings Park.

 

Kings’ Park Bandstand Performance Area Events

12.30            DeBurnays School of Dance

 1.30             Performance Hub (Sally Taylor)

 2.15             LCSD Dance Academy

 3pm             North Notts Makaton Choir

 

Bandstand Lawn Area Events

12 noon        Demonstration by Lynx Academy

                     Plus performances by the Pantastic Steel Band


Look out for Punch & Judy performances by Professor Paul Temple at 11am, 1pm and 3pm near the children's play area.

 

Town Centre Events

Rapido Brothers

The River Boys

Darth Vader & The Storm Troopers

Respect Drivers Pageant - Take a dream ride in either a classic, historic or supercar from Canon Square & the Market Place! 

1 - 2pm        Scruffs Dog Show

As well as the running entertainment in Retford Market Square, there will be a Fun Fair, Vintage Cars, Static Display of Rally Cars by Worksop Motor Club, Endurance Cars & The Dream Cars, Market, Charity Market, Inflatables, Street Entertainers, Refreshments, Ice Cream, Hook A Duck and loads more entertainment and fun.  

If you pop into Retford Fire Station, open from 10am, you'll see special equipment from Mansfield and Newark and real rescues as well as games & fun all day.  Please do come along and support them on the day.

Retford Town Hall Events

11.15            Dawn Staples

12 noon        U3A's Recorder Group

12.45            Lynx Black Belt Academy Martial Arts

1.30              Lena Snowden Singers

2.15             The MOB

Events Elsewhere

11.00 - 11.45  Bassetlaw Museum - Gruffalo themed, interactive storytelling session with Debutots.

1.00 - 1.45     Captain Jack's Adventure - Debutots Interactive Storytelling

Some of the special highlights of the day will be the Scruffs Dog Show & Dog Displays, Retford Lions Yellow Duck Race, Walkabout Entertainers, Vintage tractors, Harworth Drummers, Lynx Martial Arts, DeBurnays School of Dance, The MOB, Charity Stalls, Craft Fair, Fun Fair and Inflatables. There will also be plenty of  Food & Drink, Music and lots more!

You'll find entertainment throughout Retford Town Centre, Retford Market Square, Retford Town Hall & Buttermarket and in Kings Park.

Don't forget to pop into the  Retford Hub opposite the cannon in Churchgate. It's Retford's Tourist and Artisan centre showcasing and selling the best in local produce and crafts from local artists and creatives.

 Retford Charter Day 2019 programme and timetable poster

The organisers of Retford Charter Day welcome help on the day or, if you'd like to be part of the committee or team organising the annual event, please get in touch with Richard on 01777 706 530.

Respect Drivers Pageant at Retford Charter Day

 

RETFORD CHARTER DAY

Retford, North Nottinghamshire

Bank Holiday Monday, 6th May 2019
10am – 4.30pm 

For the best family fun day out of the year come to Retford's annual Charter Day!

It's always a wonderful day out for all ages, with loads of free entertainment and events happening all day long.

The main performance areas are in Kings' Park main field, the Kings' Park Bandstand Performance and Lawn Areas, Retford Market Square and Retford Town Hall each venue, hosting fun and entertainment throughout the day.

Here's the timetable of the main events:

Kings’ Park Events

10.30            Dog Agility Display

11.30            Tsunami Cheer Leaders

12 noon        Harworth Drummers

12.30            The Great Babu

1.30              Dog Agility Display

2.30              Tsunami Cheer Leaders

2.45              Retford Lions RED Duck Race

3pm              Retford Lions YELLOW Duck Race

3.30              The Great Babu

In Kings’ Park there will be lots of static displays including: Vintage Tractors, Retford Boat Club, Inflatables, Fun Fair, Jaguar Classic Cars, Retford Honda, Ice Creams, Retford Times Road Show, Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance, Stalls, Trampolines, walk-about Entertainers, Darth Vader and his Storm Troopers, Hot Dogs and much more!

Retford Tennis Club will be holding exhibition matches and sample lessons throughout the day on the tennis courts and Retford Bowls Club will also be giving taster sessions at the Bowls Green in Kings Park.

 

Kings’ Park Bandstand Performance Area Events

12.30            DeBurnays School of Dance

 1.30             Performance Hub (Sally Taylor)

 2.15             LCSD Dance Academy

 3pm             North Notts Makaton Choir

 

Bandstand Lawn Area Events

12 noon        Demonstration by Lynx Academy

                     Plus performances by the Pantastic Steel Band


Look out for Punch & Judy performances by Professor Paul Temple at 11am, 1pm and 3pm near the children's play area.

 

Town Centre Events

Rapido Brothers

The River Boys

Darth Vader & The Storm Troopers

Respect Drivers Pageant - Take a dream ride in either a classic, historic or supercar from Canon Square & the Market Place! 

1 - 2pm        Scruffs Dog Show

As well as the running entertainment in Retford Market Square, there will be a Fun Fair, Vintage Cars, Static Display of Rally Cars by Worksop Motor Club, Endurance Cars & The Dream Cars, Market, Charity Market, Inflatables, Street Entertainers, Refreshments, Ice Cream, Hook A Duck and loads more entertainment and fun.  

If you pop into Retford Fire Station, open from 10am, you'll see special equipment from Mansfield and Newark and real rescues as well as games & fun all day.  Please do come along and support them on the day.

Retford Town Hall Events

11.15            Dawn Staples

12 noon        U3A's Recorder Group

12.45            Lynx Black Belt Academy Martial Arts

1.30              Lena Snowden Singers

2.15             The MOB

Events Elsewhere

11.00 - 11.45  Bassetlaw Museum - Gruffalo themed, interactive storytelling session with Debutots.

1.00 - 1.45     Captain Jack's Adventure - Debutots Interactive Storytelling

Some of the special highlights of the day will be the Scruffs Dog Show & Dog Displays, Retford Lions Yellow Duck Race, Walkabout Entertainers, Vintage tractors, Harworth Drummers, Lynx Martial Arts, DeBurnays School of Dance, The MOB, Charity Stalls, Craft Fair, Fun Fair and Inflatables. There will also be plenty of  Food & Drink, Music and lots more!

You'll find entertainment throughout Retford Town Centre, Retford Market Square, Retford Town Hall & Buttermarket and in Kings Park.

Don't forget to pop into the  Retford Hub opposite the cannon in Churchgate. It's Retford's Tourist and Artisan centre showcasing and selling the best in local produce and crafts from local artists and creatives.

 Retford Charter Day 2019 programme and timetable poster

The organisers of Retford Charter Day welcome help on the day or, if you'd like to be part of the committee or team organising the annual event, please get in touch with Richard on 01777 706 530.

Respect Drivers Pageant at Retford Charter Day

 


retford-charter-day-2017-image-by-createinn.jpg

Location

Retford Town Centre
,
RETFORD
DN22 6DQ




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