Austwick Street Market, Cuckoo Festival & Fell Race

Austwick Street Market, Cuckoo Festival & Fell Race

Thursday 2 June 2022

9.30am – 4.00pm

 

Start the Jubilee weekend in style at the Austwick Street Market! 

There will be something for everyone, entertainment, stalls, food and the fell race. 

It is a significant event in our village calendar, raising money to support the Playing Fields, children’s playground and Parish Hall.

For children, the circus entertainer, Zoot, with Settle and Giggleswick Brass Band will be leading a fancy dress parade at 10.45.  It’s the Jubilee weekend and all children are invited to dress up royally and join the parade.  There will be face painting, games and fell races.  Other entertainment includes Thwaites Dray Horses, the Oak Jazz Band, vintage cars and live ceilidh and guitar music.

Stalls will be selling crafts, bric a brac, second hand household items, clothes, books and plants.  When you get hungry there will be the bacon butty stall, pie and peas, the hog roast, sandwiches, cakes, scones, teas and coffees and other drinks.  Thanks to our many generous sponsors there will be excellent prizes for winners of the Grand Draw and in the tombola. 

The Austwick Amble Fell Race has become a key event in its own right in the running community.  The 8-mile adult course takes a stunning route through limestone scenery above the village.  Full details, including online entries and rules are available via the village website www.austwick.org .  Junior races, for children and young people of 8 years and above, start at 11.20am and the senior race at 1.00pm.  Registration on the day is open from 10.15 am on the village green.    

The main street through the village will be closed between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm on Thursday 2 June, so there will be no through access to/from Helwith Bridge and the B6479. 

To find out more visit Austwick Street Market and Fell Race, Austwick Community Chat on Facebook and the village website www.austwick.org

 
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