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Burbage Common open day - cancelled

Cancelled due to ground conditions

Sunday 19 May 2024

Burbage Common Road.

A day full of fun is to be had by all the family at the annual Burbage Common open day.

Stock up on tasty local produce at the farmer markets or enjoy some lunch at one of the many available food stalls.

Once again, the large marquee will host local craft stalls and charities with plenty of entertainment throughout the day in the main arena.

Why not enter your pooch into the fun dog show? There will be several categories to accommodate all shapes, sizes and ages with prizes and rosettes to be won! There will also be bug and bird box making, donkey rides and archery amongst other activities taking place throughout the day, which all the family can take part in.

Time: 10.30am to 4.30pm.

Admission is free but there may be a small charge for some activities.  

Family Festival - 50 years of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council

Saturday 25 May, 12 noon to 8pm, Hollycroft Park

Come and celebrate 50 years of Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council with a day of family fun, live music, food stalls and community stalls.

For full information of what’s on, please visit our event page: Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council 50th celebration


Other events:

  • Saturday 8 June: 6pm to 8.30pm - Proms in the Park
  • Monday 10 June - Mallory Mile
  • Saturday 29 June, 10am to 2pm - Armed Forces Day
  • Sunday 30 June: 11am start - Hinckley BID Soap Box Derby, Castle Street (*cost to enter race)
  • Saturday 3 August and Sunday 4 August - Feast Hinckley 
  • Monday 5 August to Wednesday 7 August - Snapdragon 
  • Saturday 24 August - Hinckley Pride

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