Willaston Village Festival 2009
|Published: 29th July 2009 11:13|
Willaston Village Festival took place between the 9th and 12th July 2009.
On Thursday the Hadlow Green Singers performed a concert of "Songs of Europe," and on Friday a "Cornucopia of Music Dance and Drama" included performances by Willaston Players and Neston Players amongst others. Earlier in the evening families had enjoyed a Treasure Hunt around the village.
Saturday kicked off with a Parade from the Village Green to Johnston Recreation Ground where the Fair was declared officially open by Lady Bibby.
Entertainment throughout the afternoon included live music from the Singing Hands Choir and Home Farm Trust Band; Jiving Displays; Morris Dancers; Little Thespians and more.
Activities enjoyed by fair visitors included a Mad Hatter's Tea Party, Balloon Racing, Clay PIgeon Shooting, a Climbing Wall, Model Steam Train, Classic Cars and guided tours of Willaston Meadow.
There were also plenty of stalls to tempt people, with everything from necklace-making, pottery painting and bric-a-brac to Marietos Cafe's freshly made fidget pies.