Market on the Green, 23rd September 2017, Village Green

Bearsted's monthly market on Bearsted Green, offering delicious local produce, hot food, home-made crafts and gifts. 10-2.30 every 4th Saturday of the month.

The monthly Farmers Market is expanding to include even more locally sourced products. Alongside stalls selling a range of good quality local meat, bread, fruit and vegetables, there will be a wider range of crafts and gifts and well as hot food. The emphasis will continue to be on artisan stalls- keeping the spirit of the original market.

For more information or to apply to trade email bearstedmarketonthegreen@gmail.com

 

Dates for this year are:
Saturday 23 September
Saturday 28 October
Saturday 25 November – market replaced by Christmas Fair (2-8 pm)
Saturday 23 December

Fireworks Display, Friday 3rd November 2017, Elizabeth Harvie Playing Field

Bearsted Parish Council is delighted to present the hugely popular Annual Fireworks Display!

New for 2017 will be a display of sky rocketing fireworks from Fantastic Fireworks set to a soundtrack of classic Disney music. Hot food will be available along with hot and cold drinks and even glo-sticks provided by our local Scout group.

Gates open at 6 pm and the display starts at 7.30 pm and lasts about 20-30 minutes. Last entry is at 7.15 pm for safety reasons.

Family, adult and child tickets available. Children under 4 admitted free but will require a ticket. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Note: no personal fireworks or glassware permitted on site. Church Lane will be closed so no access to the car park. Pedestrian entry from Cross Keys or Church Landway.

 

Tickets are on sale now- www.wegottickets.com/BearstedParishCouncil

Old Time Music Hall, Saturday 28 October 2017

Remember Leonard Sachs and the Good Old Days on TV? If you do, you may well be interested in a very special event for the older members of the Bearsted Community – your very own ‘Old Time Music Hall’ Show. We present, for your delectation and delight, and back by popular demand, all the way from London, the Players Theatre Club! Saturday 28 October, 3.30pm, venue to be confirmed.


We are now inviting applications for tickets to this event. Priority to those 60 years and older. You must live in the Bearsted Parish. We hope to be offering free tickets, but there may be a nominal charge, depending on venue costs. We had a full house for last year’s very popular performance, so you’re advised to book early!


Application forms will shortly be available on our parish website, from the Community Warden and in the Madginford Library or by phoning 01622 630584.


Please let your friends and neighbours know.

Bearsted Christmas Fair, Saturday 25th November 2017, Village Green.

This year's Christmas Fair takes place on Saturday 25 November from 2pm - 8pm on Bearsted Green.

Kick off the festive spirit with a delightful range of stalls to help with your Christmas shopping and delicious food and drink for all to enjoy. There will also be entertainment and activities for all the family.

A fantastic selection of stalls are already booked, including hot food stalls selling anything from wood-fired pizzas and gourmet burgers to curry, jerk chicken and ta...pas. If you’re up for a little tipple to keep out the cold, we have soft drinks, tea and coffee, along with something a bit stronger including cocktails, mulled wine and craft beers.

You can find some original Christmas gift ideas too – plenty of local produce including honey, jams and preserves, biscuits, sweets, cakes and fudge, along with hand crafted jewellery, unusual gifts for the home and even beard oil.

If you are a local trader and are interested in having a stall, or if you plan to visit and would like more information, contact bearstedchristmasfair@gmail.com

Past Events

Christmas Fair! Saturday 26th November on the green.

Annual Fireworks Spectacular
Friday 4 November

Bearsted Parish Council is delighted to present the hugely popular Annual Fireworks Display! 

Always a fantastic display from Phoenix Fireworks and with burgers, hot-dogs, soup, hot and cold drinks and even glo-sticks available from the local Scout group.

Gates open at 6 pm and the display starts at 7.30 and lasts about 20-30 minutes. Last entry is at 7.15 pm for safety reasons. 

Family, adult and child tickets available. Children under 4 admitted free. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult. 

Note: no personal fireworks or glassware permitted on site. Church Lane will be closed so no access to the car park. Pedestrian entry from Cross Keys or Church Landway.

Tickets now available online at www.wegottickets.com/BearstedParishCouncil