Tuesday 1st August 2017 – Today’s Events

Tues 1st Aug
10.00 am All Day Fete  On the den.
10.00 am Sandcastles Traditional castles and sand sculptures allowed. Plastic spades only.  Prizes for: 1st, 2ndand 3rd place in each age group. On the front beach near the Pier. Free entry.Age categories: 0-5 years; 6-8 years; 9-11 years;12-16 years.Teams must work to the oldest entrant’s age category.  sandcastles
Follows straight on from Sandcastles Children’s Treasure Hunt Plastic spades only. There will be two separate areas for digging. Dig in the sand to find prize tickets to exchange for prizes. One “star prize” awarded per age category.On the front beach close to the Sandcastle Competition – Free entry.Age categories: 0-5 years; 6 years and over.  treasure hunt
2.00 pm Pavement Artist Children are invited to draw a picture using provided chalk onto a paving slab. Prizes for: 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each age group.To qualify for entry all competitors must work alone.On the Promenade near the Beachcomber – Free entry.Age categories: 0-5 years; 6-8 years; 9-11 years; 12-16 years.  pavement artist
6.00 pm registration 6.30 pm start Family Treasure Hunt Team event (maximum of 4 adults). Clues are provided to follow a trail around the town and river beach areas on foot.Cash prizes: 1st place £20; 2nd place £10; 3rd place £5.Registration of teams at the Ship Inn. Entry fee: £5 per team. Maximum of 30 teams on a first come, first served basis.Staggered start (late entries are eligible up to 7.30pm).Prize giving at approximately 9.00pm outside the Ship Inn.  family treasure hunt