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Godstone Fete & Donkey Derby

Bank Holiday Monday
26th August 2019

The Green  Godstone  RH9i8DT
11:00am > 5:00pm



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Join us for lots of family FUN at the 2019 Godstone Fete & Donkey Derby!
This year our plans include the following attractions :

Bouncy Castle

There are several fairground rides for kids, usually including a bouncy castle, bungy trampoline, and roundabout.

Punch & Judy

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.drewitts-events.com

Donkey Derby

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.donkey-derby.co.uk

Giles Musical Organ

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

Coconut Shy

Roll up, Roll up !! come show your ball-throwing skill and win a coconut.

Tombola

This popular stall is run by hard-working volunteers from the Friends of Godstone Village School.
Many wonderful and interesting prizes of bottled drinks, jams, etc. are waiting to be won!
Support a good cause and we hope you win something nice!
FoGVS website

Variety of Stalls

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.

Baptist Church Cafe

Come and meet the people of Godstone Baptist Church who will be running the Oasis Coffee Shop on the Green, featuring home-made cakes, tea, coffee and ice cold drinks.
Find out about films showing this autumn at the Community Cinema and other events hosted by the Church.
Information about GBC is available at www.godstonebc.org

Ice Cream

Cool ! not just one but TWO ice cream vans will be serving a variety of frozen treats.

Dog Show

The Epsom Canine Rescue charity will be running a novelty dog show. It will be their biggest summer fundraiser, so they desperately need volunteers to help set up, man, pack up and also transport and parade the rescue dogs. Entry registration is at 12pm.
Note the new category "Best Fancy Dress Child and Dog".
Please support the wonderful work of Epsom Canine Rescue www.epsomcaninerescue.co.uk
Click below for details of this year's dog show:
Dog Show Poster

Gymnastics Show

Sorry, cancelled for 2019.
Local club High Vaultage will present an exciting and dynamic display of gymnastics.
If you're looking for fun gymnastics and trampolining classes for all ages and abilities run by qualified, friendly and enthusiastic coaches... High Vaultage is the place to be.
Check out their website at www.highvaultage.co.uk

Food & Drinks

Food and drinks will be available on the Green from the following stalls:
Caterham Oxted & Godstone Lions (COGs) will be offering their usual excellent burgers and hot-dogs.
Godstone Baptist Church Cafe will be offering tea/coffee and cakes.
Glebe House Godstone will have a 'Hog Roast' offering sliced pork in buns.

Oxted Band

The local Oxted brass band (founded in 1901) will play a selection of popular tunes.

Lots more...

There is always lots to see and do for everyone - come and join the fun!