Queen's Jubilee Picnic
|An open-air bring your own picnic in the grounds of The Pavilion plus more - see full programme|
An open-air bring your own picnic in the grounds of The Pavilion plus more - see full programme
Location: Strathpeffer Pavilion
Entry Fee: Free
An open-air bring your own picnic in the grounds of The Pavilion (inside if it is raining) for residents, friends and visitors to the village. Assemble at 12.50 p.m. in the car parks of the Community Centre, the Golf Club or the Victorian Station to take part in the processions starting at 1.00 p.m., led by pipers, to the Pavilion Gardens where there will be tables and chairs laid out.
Tea and Coffee and fruit juice will be available from the Friends of the Pavilion. Red Poppy will be doing one of their famous BBQs.
Flag raising at 1.15, arrival of surprise VIPs at 1.30, music from 2.00 p.m., treasure hunt for the children at 3.00 p.m. and prizes handed out at 3.30 p.m.
Ecumenical Diamond Jubilee Service of Thanksgiving in St Anne’s Episcopal Church at 5.00 p.m.
Baking competition with prizes for the best tasting and best decorated cakes.
Judging of the baking competition will be by Lady Claire Macdonald, the well known cookery writer, and Lilias, Lady Cromartie.
Open Mike for musicians from 2.00 p.m. so come and try your hand at busking.
A unique afternoon out for all the family.
9 – 10.30: Baking competition entries* to be handed in at the Pump Room (not the Pavilion as previously publicised)
11.30 – 12.30: Judging of baking competition
12.50: Meet the Piper and Steward at one of the following car parks: Golf Club/Community Centre/Old Railway Station
1pm: Follow Pipers from meeting point to Pavilion Gardens
1.15: The flag in front of the Pavilion will be raised and all will gather to enjoy their picnics and entertainment
2.30: “Queen” arrives!!
3 pm Treasure Hunt
5pm: Thanksgiving service at St Anne’s Church
Baking competition categories:
Under 8: Plate of 3 cupcakes decorated by children only
8 – 12: Plate of 3 decorated cupcakes
Teens: Decorated Victoria sponge
Adults: Decorated Victoria sponge
Entries to be delivered to the Pump Room between 9 am and 10.30 on Sunday morning.
Contact: Judith van Klaveren
Telephone/Mobile: 01997 423399
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