The Moor will be hosting a fun-filled day of entertainment in celebration of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
On the 2nd of June, The Moor will be filled with FREE patriotic-themed fun to celebrate the first British Monarch reaching a Platinum Jubilee.
Between 11am and 2pm visitors to The Moor will be able to enjoy performances from various entertainers including Miss Marian Mae, who will be dressed in a Union Jack dress and singing songs from the 1950s to the present day.
The Moor will also be joined by the National Emergency Services Museum who will be showcasing a 1950s Green Goddess, 1940s Bedford Fire Engine and a 1950s police car. There will also be jive dancing demos where visitors can learn how to jive dance and will be able to enjoy a jive dancing showcation by a local group.
The fun doesn’t end there, The Moor will also be joined by a balloon modeler who will be making royal themed balloons and Union Jack stilt walkers to entertain the crowd.
Whilst enjoying the free entertainment, visitors will be able to take a seat on one of the many picnic benches and deck chairs that will be placed on The Moor. Visitors can either bring along their own picnic or enjoy a delicious lunch from one of the fantastic restaurants and cafes on The Moor.
Visitors to the event will have the chance to win a fantastic range of prizes in a Tombola. All proceeds will go to The Moor’s Charity of the Year the S6 Foodbank.
Amanda Phillips, centre manager for The Moor, said: “We are delighted to be hosting a Platinum Jubilee Celebration. We hope this event will bring the local community together and in turn increase visitors to the city centre over the Bank Holiday.
“We hope the Tombola that we are hosting will raise vital for our charity of the year the S6 Foodbank to help support them in the fight to stop UK hunger and we thank all of the local retailers for their donations”.
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