KEW MIDSUMMER FETE
Kew Green – www.kewfete.org
In its 8th year its raised over £100k for local good causes. Take part or watch the dog show, tug of war, Victorian fairground as well as shopping and eating!
It runs from 11am – 6pm on Kew Green, entry is free and there are plenty of attractions to please all ages including:
Traditional Victorian Fairground – Reuben Bond’s original Ferris Wheel, Carousel and Flying Chair-o-planes together with the tots’ Merry-Go-Round of vintage vehicles, the high-in-the-sky Old Time Wheel and Helter Skelter offer all the fun of the traditional fair for adults and children to enjoy.
The Stage – an unprecedented number of performers will be taking to the Kew stage.
Food Court – with such a wonderful array of food stalls, the challenge is deciding what style of cuisine to choose from pizza to Ethiopian or Jamaican specialities, ice cream and cakes.
Dog Show – this is a chance for proud local dog owners to parade their pooches with a local celebrity judge deliberating over Best Puppy, Best Old Dog and Best Trick amongst other awards to the delight of onlookers. Last year two stars of ITV’s The Durrells helped to choose the winners.
Tug of War – local rugby teams will be taking on local pubs and Dad teams while the formidable Fete Committee ladies will need to defend their title to win the coveted trophy.
Stalls – over 100 stalls offering a wonderful array of goods from handcrafted ceramics, glassware and jewellery to photography, art, home accessories and children’s clothes.
Charity Raffle – over 20 great prizes including our star prize of a Go-Pro camera.