Upcoming Events - Updated 12/06
Celebration Sausages - SOLD OUTBangers Fun Night at the Institute.
Sample a sizzling celebration sausage made to Rob’s secret recipe - find out the Taste Buds secret to the perfect mouthful - see Taste Buds window for more details - or ask Rob for his recipe if you dare.....
June 16th - 17th
10:00am - 5:00pm
Art Exhibition - The InstituteA range of artists bringing there work together for Adderburys viewing pleasure.
Charity Golf Day - Adderbury golf clubCharity Golf Day at Banbury Golf Club
Contact Nick Fennell on 811059 for details
Literary Festival - Various locations, see below - Get your tickets from the library NOW!There will be various activities across the 2 days:
- 10:00am - 11:00am - Korky Paul - Childrens Workshop at Christopher Rawlins School
- 11:00am - 12:00pm - Roma Tearne - St Mary’s Church
- 12:00pm - 2:00pm - Literary lunch with Julie Summers at the Red Lion
- 2:30pm - 3:30pm - Iain Pears - St Mary’s Church
- 4:00pm - 5:30pm - Local Authors - St Mary’s Church
- 6:00pm - 7:00pm - Diarmaid MacCulloch - St Mary’s Church
During opening hours
Tennis Club open day and coachingThe tennis club have offered their services for the day to let you have a look around and take part in some FREE coaching. Try it, you might like it.
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Secret Gardens - Various locations in Adderbury and Twyford - CANCELLEDA highlight of our Golden Jubilee celebrations in 2002 was the uncovering of 35 of Adderbury’s Secret Gardens, an achievement which was entered into the Guinness Book of Records Ten years on - June 24 2012 - we will be opening up many of these again – and a number of new gardens, nothing particularly grand or ostentatious, but all very much loved and displayed with pride
It’s not too late to add your own Secret Garden to the list – just call Aline Griffiths on 810002 with your entry. Look out for details of how to visit these hidden corners of our village at www.adderburyjubilee.co.uk and on our noticeboards
The Secret Gardens day is kindly sponsored by Castle Flowers
2:00pm - 11:00pm
Party in the Park - Lucy Plackett field
Although a separate event, this year it will finish the month of celebrations for this years Jubilee, including a fireworks display at 10:00pm
For more information, please visit: http://www.adderburyevents.co.uk/
Previous Events - Updated 12/06
Street Fair and Parties - High StreetThis will be a big day with the road closed from The Green to St Mary's Church from 9:30 to 17:00 (approximately).
- 10:00 - Street Fair, so far 16 stalls booked
- 10:00 - Bouncy castle (on the green), Vintage Car Show (outside the Institute)
- 12:00 - Morris prosession from Twyford to the church
- 13:00 - Children (in fancy dress) join the procession on the green
- 13:30 - Fancy dress is judged by John Craven outside St Mary's Church
- 14:00 - Children's tea party (Under 11's)
- 15:00 - Children's games on The Green
- 15:30 - Seniors' tea party (Over 65's). Kindly sponsored by Smiths of Bloxham
- 16:30 - Street market closes
ATW Village Old Time Musical - St Mary's Church
Doors and bar open at from 7:00pm. Tickets will be available from Taste Buds or on the door.
Come along and celebrate in song and dance as we revisit the great British variety show.
Guided by your Master of Ceremonies, Edd Frost, in fine music hall tradition the show will take you on a journey through some of the best loved memories of the history of Variety.
Dress up in your Victorian/ Edwardian outfit and join in the fun of the Music Hall - there’s a prize for best outfit, so, break out your best whistle, put on your posh titfer, and come along and enjoy a good old fashioned night of entertainment.
The show is kindly sponsored by Dovecote Kitchens
12:30pm - 2:00pm
The Big Lunch - The Church
Bring held in the church, it will be a 'Bring 'n' Share' style event.
Check back for more details.
11:00pm - 5:00pm
Bowls Club Open Day
Come and see us, try your hand at bowling from 12 noon until 3.00 pm. Fully licensed bar.
Adderbury Olympics - Lucy Plackett field - POSTPONED
We are trying to get the village involved in our very own Adderbury Olympics, with a difference. Below is the current list of planned events, there may still be more to add though:
- Tug of war
- Pitch and putt
- Martial Arts display
- Aunt Sally
- Boys vs girls netball
- Running races
- Inflatable bungee run
All this is followed by a Barbecue, to put back on the calories you burn't off during the olympics
Starting at The Red Lion
Your own street parties - Your own streetsThis is a chance for you are your neighbours to get together and organise your own streey parties. If you ned help and advice, we have found a website that might help, which includes a 'Guide for residents': www.streetparty.org.uk
7:30pm - 10:00pm
Barn DanceHappening at Stilgoe's Farm, there will be food and a licensed bar. With music by The Hooky Band, it should be a fantastic night.
Tickets will be available at Taste Buds
Sponsored family circular walk - Details will be available from the library, nearer the timeStarting at Adderbury Library, the route is approximately 6 km,3.6 miles and takes around 2 hours. Maps will be provided and sponsorship forms are available at the Library. Walkers can start from 1.00 pm onwards with the last walkers leaving at 2.30. All walkers can return to the Library for tea and cakes and to have their sponsorship forms stamped. Under 11 and Under 16 Photography/Art Competition. Using the sights from the walk and using any medium. Entries to the library by Sunday 23rd June. Winners will be announced at Party in the Park on the 30th June.
All monies raised will be donated to FOCAL .