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23rd June 2018 - Joint Great Get Together with St Mary's Church

The Great Get Together

Beverley Town Council and St Mary's Church warmly invites residents and visitors to the first joint ‘Great Get Together’ and Open Church Day on Saturday 23rd June from 11am-4pm.   Beverley Town Council and St Mary’s Church are supporting the nationwide event which promotes the community to come together to celebrate. The event in Beverly is inspired by the White Rabbit of St Mary's Church and will take on an Alice in wonderland Mad Hatter Tea Party theme. 

It is free entry and open to all to attend.   It’s called The Great Get Together Community Alice in Wonderland, Mad Hatters Pop Up Picnic Tea Party and we’d love you to be a part of it, just bring your picnic and friends and join in. 

The Mayor of Beverley, Cllr Bryan Pearson and Reverend Becky Lumley jointly said,   ‘’we’re inviting people to get together with their neighbours to share food and celebrate all that we hold in common. The Pop Up Picnic venue will be in Coronation Gardens and St Marys Church on North Bar Within.  We are encouraging families to come and enjoy this community day.   There will be lots of local entertainment on offer, so pack up your picnic and come down and enjoy.’’

Entertainment with Story Telling from the Mad Hatter, Music from Dez & Cathy Allenby of Strawberry Moon, Magic and Balloons from Magic Merlin, Face Painting, Children’s Craft Activities, Bouncy Castle, Craft Stall, Bell Tour/Roof/Priest Room visits, Tea & Cakes and much more!

Saturday 23rd June Pop Up Picnic Programme – Coronation Gardens

11am to 12 noon Meet and Mingle

12 noon – 12.30 Dez and Cathy Allenby with the music of Strawberry Moon

12.30pm to 1.30pm - Join the Hatter and his friends at the Pop up Picnic Tea Party

1.30pm-2.00pm - Magic Merlin – The Magical White Rabbit Performance

2.15pm- 2.45pm - Dez and Cathy Allenby with the music of Strawberry Moon

2.45pm to 3.45pm - Join the Hatter and friends as they prepare for the Strawberry Tea Party Concert

Alice in Wonderland, Mad Hatters Selfie Frame Photos and Face Painting – All Day

Saturday 23rd June Open Day Programme – St Marys Church

Crafts, Croquet, Bouncy Castle, and Cakes all day!

11.30pm – 12 noon - Magic Merlin – The Magical White Rabbit Performance

12 noon to 1.00pm – St Marys Music Group Entertains

Selfie Photos with Alice, White Rabbit and Hatter

Visits from the Hatter.  Tours, Face Painting -  All Day and much much more!        

Contact Beverley Town Council for more information, or 01482 874096 or

St Mary's Church or 01482 869137.

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Bertie Beaver


Beverley Town Council

12 Well Lane


East Yorkshire

HU17 9BL

01482 874096