Bank Holiday Monday
26th August 2024
The Green Godstone RH9i8DT
11:00am > 5:00pm
Join us for lots of family FUN at the 2024 Godstone Fete & Donkey Derby!
This year our plans include the following attractions :
There are several fairground rides for kids, sometimes including a bouncy castle, bungy trampoline, and roundabout.
We always have great positive feedback about how much the kids love this show, and it's free.
"That's the way to do it!" Check the programme for show times.
Presented by Drewitts Events www.drewittsevents.co.uk
The famous and ever-popular Donkey Derby will begin at 1:30pm with the first of 7 races. Place your bets at the Tote counter located at the pavilion then cheer your jockey as they try all their skill to persuade their donkey first over the finish line! Check the programme/race card for more information.
Donkeys supplied by Dashing Donkeys Ltd. www.dashingdonkeys.co.uk
A very attractive 62-Key Dutch Street Organ (named 'Tulip') will play for your entertainment. This fine traditional organ spent many years playing on the streets of Leiden, Holland earning its living, and now it will play for you on Godstone Green!
More info at: streetorgan.webs.com
Roll up, Roll up !! come show your ball-throwing skill and win a coconut.
Many wonderful prizes, large and small, to be won! This popular raffle provides funds that the Fete later distributes to local organisations that benefit Godstone village.
Please support the Fete Raffle by donating prizes or buying tickets.
Support a good cause and we hope you win something nice!
There will be a wide variety of stalls (too numerous to list here), including merchandise for sale, games to play, information to learn, animals to see, and all manner of interesting people to meet.
St Nicholas Church and Godstone Baptist Church will be providing teas, coffee, cakes etc. at the Refreshments Marquee.
Cool ! not just one but TWO ice cream vans will be serving a variety of frozen treats.
Epsom Canine Rescue will be running a fun dog show.
Entry registration is at 12pm.
Click below for details of this year's dog show:
Dog Show Poster
Several interesting classic cars will be on display.
A variety o food and drinks will be available on the Green.
The local Oxted brass band (founded in 1901) will play a selection of popular tunes.
There is always lots to see and do for everyone - come and join the fun!