LAZY FRIDAY: HICKLING COUNTRY FAIR

A Traditional Country Fair In A Small Friendly And Pretty Village.

Arrange to spend the day at Hickling Country Farm, in Fayre Field, Hickling, Melton Mowbray, Leics, LE14 3AA on Sunday June 15th.

What Is Going On?

• The day starts with the ‘Corn Dolly Challenge.’

It’s an 8 miles long race for serious runners. Starting from Fayrefield near Hickling Basin at 10.30 am to Long Clawson and back.

For further information, please contact Emma Scarborough on 823481.

• ‘A Fun Run’

This is a 2-mile long race around Hickling.

For all aged 7 years and above.

• ‘Companion Dog Show’

The Dog Show was so successful last year that we are doing it again.

Enter your pet in the Pedigree or Novelty Classes.

Wonderful prizes to be won. Kennel Club rules apply.

Entry is £1.50 per dog / class on the day (non-refundable) – also gains you entry to the fair.

There are 2 rings.

Ring 1 Pedigree Classes Judged by Mr Steve Moore

Ring 2 Novelty Classes Judged by Ms Linda Haslam

• Fancy Dress
• Best Child Handler
• Best mongrel / crossbreed
• Dog in best condition
• Bitch in best condition
• Handsomest Dog
• Prettiest Bitch
• Waggiest Dog

Entries from 12.00 noon – judging starts at 1.00 pm.

Telephone enquiries 01664 822319 or 01664 822600.

• Falconry Display

Last year this proved to be a big hit.

These charismatic birds swoop low over the audience and show off their hunting skills; an educating and entertaining experience.

• Vintage Vehicles

A display and parade of Cars, Tractors, Bikes and Farm Machinery.

• OTHER ATTRACTIONS

• Craft Fair and Market

• Fly Past

• Inflatables

• Games

• Raffle

• Tombola

• Arena events providing all day entertainment

• Children’s Activities

• Refreshments

How Much Does It Cost?

Admission is £1.50 per adult. Children go free.

Is There Parking?

There is free parking in the field opposite.

Are There Toilets on Site?

Yes.

Would You Like To Help?

The Country Fair and Scarecrow Weekend are organised by the Country Fair Committee, but couldn’t run at all without the incredible support they receive from the village.

Here Is A List of Ways in Which You Can Get Involved:

• Join the Committee – New Ideas Always Welcome
• Offer Sponsorships
• We need Car Park Attendants, People to Provide Refreshment, Wash Up, and Run A Couple of Stalls etc. The more people who help the better
• Cooks Wanted
• Can You Donate A Prize for the Raffle or Tombola. Items should be New and in Date.
• Can You Sing or Dance or Do A Turn on Stage?

If you would like to help, please contact Margaret Woolley on 01664 822319.

Eva

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