A Farmers Market, a community festival, a funfair with live music, a blooming great gardening session and a great get together – this is the action packed weekend Farsley residents are set to enjoy! writes Keely Bannister.
The weekend starts with the return of the popular Farsley Farmers Market.
Balloon modeller, Mrs Twist, will also be at the market until 12pm, creating balloon sculptures based around the “up in the air” theme chosen for this year’s Farsley Festival.
If you are a fan of Farsley Farmers Market and you are attending the festival later in the afternoon, play the tombola for a chance to win £25 worth of vouchers redeemable at either the July, September or October market.
As an added treat for excitement seekers, Farsley Celtic Football Club are hosting their first Farsley Festival Weekender this weekend.
While the amusement park will be open over Thursday and Friday evenings, the main activities including live music, will be happening on Saturday and Sunday.
Meeting on Water Lane, the group will be replanting flowers on Water Lane and Andrew’s Square as well as freshening up planters on Bagley Lane.
At 4pm on Sunday afternoon, everyone is welcome to join the pizza party at St John’s Church on New Street as Farsley takes part in The Great Get Together – a yearly celebration in memory of murdered MP, Jo Cox.
People will be able to make their own pizza, children can enter a bake-off and take part in games.
Phew! What an amazing weekend is in store. However you are joining in, please don’t forget to share with us your pictures and videos by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org or via social media by tagging us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
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