Events supporting us this weekend!

June 19, 2015 by Lara Lucas

If you’re not sure what to do this weekend, we have a selection of events that are sure to have something for all of the family whether you live in the Dorset or Somerset area!

Lighthouse InnThe Lighthouse Inn at Burnham on Sea, Somerset will host an evening of live music tonight (Friday 19th June) from The Riverbrue! The band are a popular choice for all types of functions and play a wide range of music from the 60’s to the modern day so are sure to keep you moving on the dancefloor. The entertainment will start from 8.30pm until late and there will also be a BBQ!

DTFCDorchester Town Football Club in Dorset will be holding their Community Fun Day event from 10.00am until 5.00pm on Sunday 21st June. The event will have something for everyone with live music, a fun dog show, football tournament, fairground rides, bouncy castle, refreshments and a variety of stalls including one by Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. What’s more, this event has free entry!

An event for horse lovers in will be taking place at Thorney Lakes Caravan Park in Somerset on Sunday 21st June. The Charity Horse Show will run from 7.00am until 4.00pm and will host four rings for showing horses, refreshments, various stalls plus a photographer.

The Annual Piddletrenthide and Plush Fete will be held in the beautiful grounds of the Manor House in Piddletrenthide, Dorset on Sunday 21st June. Tickets for the afternoon cost £1.50 per adult with free entry for children.  The day will run from 1.00pm until 4.00pm and have a range of traditional stalls, BBQ serving local venison and other produce, bar, plus cream teas and ice cream served throughout the day. This event will not disappoint with an afternoon packed full of entertainment for all the family including a huge bouncy castle, children’s games, historic dancing display, Punch and Judy, live music, special dog show and to finish the afternoon, there will be aDuck Race down the River Piddle!

Cream teaThe final event supporting us this weekend will be a Cream Tea held in the grounds of the Sidings in Brushford, Somerset from 2.30pm until 5.00pm. Tickets cost £4 and can be purchased from M and H Fruit and Veg shop in Dulverton. Raffle tickets are available to purchase on the day and dogs on leads are also welcome.

Upcoming events not to be missed…

There are still tickets available to purchase for next week’s Charity Music Night at Lime Kiln Farm on 27th June, but be quick as these are sure to sell out! The music night will run from 6.30pm until late and will feature the U3A Ladies Choir and Cheddar Male Choir. What’s more, the event will also have a scrumptious pig roast, Thatchers Cider, Buckham Ale plus other beverages and a grand prize draw with prizes being donated from local businesses. Raffle tickets for the draw are available to purchase on the evening and cost £1 per strip.

Tickets for this event cost £8 and are available from Deane and Sons clothing shop in Cheddar, Somerset or by contacting Colin on 07805 670563.