Elvetham Heath Summer Fete
Saturday 15th June 1-5pm
Elvetham Heath Summer Fete is a very popular family fun day held annually in June on the Village Green at the back of the Key Centre. This event is free entry and suitable for the whole family
This year we have decided to incorporate our monthly food market into the Summer Fete, to give visitors even more selection. This great day for all the family will include:
- FREE Circus Skills Workshops
The fantastic team at Larger than Life will be running circus skills workshops throughout the afternoon at their circus ringmat. Try your hand at juggling, unicycling, hand held stilts, diabolos, spinning plates, hula hoops and poi or risk the low tightwire!
- Popular Rides and Games
There will be fun for all the family with our selection of inflatables and rides including the Teacups ride, Helter Skelter, trolley slide and bungee trampolines. We also have the ‘Grand National’ game and returning again the ever popular ‘Last Man Standing’ sweeper game.
- Face painting
Turn into a mythical creature, a unicorn, a mermaid or a superhero with a fantastic face painter on site for the afternoon.
- Artisan Food Market
For one month only we have moved our monthly Elvetham Heath market from the second Saturday of each month and incorporated it into the Summer Fete. Expect delicious treats from many of our regular stallholders including Alison’s Eggs, Bonboosh marshmallows, Hartland Fudge, Kate’s Afternoon Tea, Love From Betty pet treats and accessories, Mud Foods Pies, Nibbs Gin and Pickle Bear Preserves.
- Community Stalls
Cake sale, tombolas, coconut shy, hook a duck, beat the keeper…some great local groups and causes including Elvetham Heath Primary School, Little Elves preschool, Scouts, Guides, Church on the Heath and the RSPB will have stalls with a whole host of traditional games and activities.
As well as a beer tent and a Pimm’s stall, there will a selection of food offerings available. These include Smokin’ Street Food wood-fired pizzas (who host the pop-up in The Key every Tuesday afternoon), NL Street Food and Catering wraps, Mexicalli mexican, crepes, cream tea from Kate’s Afternoon tea, ice cream, candyfloss, popcorn and teas and coffees.
Hammer Frog wood carving, a regular at our monthly market, will have a selection of products for sale and there will also be other shopping opportunities including handbags, hair accessories and Osborne Books.