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Illuminate Festival

Celebrating Austerfield and Bawtry’s 400 year old connections
with the Pilgrims and the sailing of the Mayflower.

2019 Theme is Journey’s by the Sea

  • This great local celebration includes:
    • A community led parade beginning at Austerfield Study Centre through Bawtry, finishing at the Old Hall, accompanied by Janet Wood of Quirky Choir and a samba percussion led on a flatliner truck showcasing a sculpture of a illuminated Whale.
    • Workshops children and community groups to help make the great whale sculpture dates / Workshops Local school workshops for children to write songs and play percussion instruments dates with Janet Wood and Moony.
    • Music, arts and entertainment
    • Food and refreshments

  • Full tilt arial dance performance and Dance On ‘Under the Sea’ ball

Earlier Event: September 11
Ted Hughes Festival