A DAY AT THE RACES - JUBILEE CELEBRATION
Saturday 4th June 4pm - 8pm
QEII Playing Field, High Street, Little Paxton
This year marks the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. To celebrate this remarkable achievement of 70 years reign, the Parish Council is organising a family community event on the QEII Playing Field. Free admission.
BBQ, Beer tent, ice creams available. In the village hall, there will be celebration cake, coffees & teas.
Bring along deck chairs, rugs and a picnic.
4pm – 6pm Hobby Horse Racing
Toast to the Queen
6pm – 8pm The Roxton Press
(A local vintage band with a large repertoire including Golden Oldies to Ed Sheeran)
How to make a hobby horse
Hobby Horse Races
As horse racing is a favourite pastime of the Queen, we are going to have our own hobby horse races on the field from 4pm – 6pm.
The races planned are
1. All the Queen's Horses Flat Race
2. Glorious Tribute Steeplechase
3. Phantom Gold Dressage
4. Look Behind You Pantomime Horse Race
Each race will be run several times to accommodate different age ranges- i.e. preschool children, primary school children, secondary school students, adults etc.