May Day Fair

Monday 1st May 2017 11am-4pm, Southgate Green, London, N14 7EG

Southgate Green, London, N14 7EG

Join us for Christ Church Southgate’s 39th annual May Day Fair! Southgate’s largest one day fundraising event. This year our main beneficiary is Haven House Children’s Hospice (charity number 1044296). Make sure you buy one of our special “May Fair” jute shopping bags to carry home all your bargains. Buy tickets for our fantastic raffle!

11.00am – Fair opens with a variety of stalls, games and entertainment to enjoy!
12.00pm – ARENA : Official opening by Cllr Bernadette Lappage, the Mayor of Enfield.
12.05pm – ARENA : St Andrew’s CE Primary School PTA Band perform
12.30pm – ARENA : Acorn Theatre perform excerpts from “Honk” their new musical
12.30pm – CHURCH : Tours of Church and Belfry
12.30pm –  HALL : Mr Marvel, Children’s Entertainer
1.00pm – ARENA : Children’s races in the arena
1.30pm – ARENA : Acorn Theatre perform excerpts from “Honk” their new musical
1.30pm –  HALL : Mr Marvel, Children’s Entertainer
1.45pm –  CHURCH : Procession of the May Queen begins in church
1.45pm – ARENA : “Northern Frisk” – Traditional Music from the British Isles and Beyond
2.00pm – ARENA : Crowning of the May Queen by Mrs Ann Cable MBE DL, Deputy Lieutenant
2.15pm – ARENA : Highlands & Southgate ATC Drill & Band Performance
2.30pm –  HALL : Mr Marvel, Children’s Entertainer
2.45pm – ARENA : Maypole Dancing
3.00pm – CHURCH : Choral Evensong. Hear our renowned choir!
3.00pm – ARENA : Enfield Chase Dog Training Group Display
4.00pm – ARENA : Raffle Draw by Fr Chrichton Limbert, Vicar of Christ Church

STALLS : Cakes, Crafts, Toys and Games, Retro Chic, Bric-a-Brac, Jigsaws, China and Glass, Fairtrade, Books, DVDs and CDs, plants and lots more!

FOOD & DRINK : BBQ run by the Hatters Explorer Scout Unit with sausages and burgers donated by Godfreys, Refreshment Hall with tea, coffee, soft drinks, cakes, biscuits, soups and light lunches. Beer & Pimms Tent run by Southgate Rugby Club and the Christ Church Association Bar

GAMES : Bouncy Castle, Bungee Run, Inflatable Basketball sponsored by Co-op Funeralcare, Go-Karts sponsored by Meadway Garages, Rodeo Bull, Giant Buzzer, Hook a Duck, Tin Can Alley, Face Painting by the Acorn Theatre Company

ENTERTAINMENT : Acorn Theatre Company perform excerpts from “Honk”, “Northern Frisk” – Traditional Music from the British Isles and beyond, the St Andrew’s CE Primary School PTA Band, the Highland & Southgate ATC Band perform, Enfield Chase Dog Training Group, Mr Marvel, Maypole Dancing, Children’s Games, Miniature Steam Engine

£250 Cash – First Prize
A Family Photoshoot at Venture Photography, Alderman’s Hill, Palmers Green worth £250
£120 Annual Family Pass for Hounslow Urban Farm
£100 vouchers for Fish&Chips@Southgate
Afternoon Tea for Two at West Lodge Park Hotel
Breakfast for 4 including drinks at CIBO, Cannon Hill
Complimentary Meal for 2 from the Spring Set Menu & A Bottle of House Wine at Café Rouge
Two vouchers for Cut & Finish at KAOS Hair Salon, Potters Bar
A Blow Dry at Vogue Hair Salon, Cannon Hill, Southgate (Formerly ‘Sassy’)

Godfreys Butchers, Islington
Co-Op Funeralcare Southgate
Meadway Garages
Williamson & Dace
Gerard Owen ShoeZoo, Hampden Square
Buckle and Vaughan, Winchmore Hill
Forrester & Co Estate Agents

A special thank you to the Hatters Explorer Scouts, the Southgate Scout Network, Southgate Rugby Club, Highlands & Southgate ATC and all the residents of Southgate Green for supporting the fair.

Christ Church Southgate is easily accessible by public transport. A short walk or bus ride from Arnos Grove, Southgate Station (Zone 4 Piccadilly Line), Palmers Green or New Southgate (National Rail). Buses W6, 121, 298, 299 stop close by at “Ye Olde Cherry Tree”.

Christ Church Southgate
The Green
N14 7EG

Telephone: 020 8886 0384
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Twitter : @ChristChurchN14

Enfield’s first Inclusive Church where all are welcome

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