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Friday, May 8th

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MARTHAM SCARECROW FESTIVAL 2020

This popular event will be held on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th May 2020, 10am - 5pm.
As Martham Scarecrow Festival falls on VE Day, there will be a theme which is WW2.
Let’s make 2020 another great success.
Prizes for best Categories 2020
1st Prize - £100 - Best Interpretation of Theme
2nd Prize - £75 - Most Artistic/Creative
3rd Prize - £50 - Most Original
Yarn Bombing, Bunting, Decorated Properties and Pompoms will be judged the same as previous years but for 2020, winners will be presented with a Rosette.
Due to the WW2 theme set, we will be having a WW2 Fancy Dress Competitions, so keep a look out for posts on our Facebook Page to get more information on how to enter.
It’s never to early to start thinking about your wonderful creations!
Again, we will be having Garden/Garage sales, so residents please don’t forget to sort out your unwanted items in time & get ready to sell to all the visitors that return to this annual event time & time again!!
If you have anything that you no longer want and would like it out of the way, please contact us to arrange a collection.
We would appreciate donations of
~ Books
~ Clothes
~ Bric a Brac
~ Toys
~ We also welcome donations of prizes that we can use throughout the weekend.
We really do appreciate your support.
Entry Forms will be posted through every door in Martham in the early part of Next Month so once you receive them get them filled out and returned to Chapman’s Butcher, The Flower Gallery or emailed to marthamscarecrowfestival@yahoo.com
This year we are accepting visiting Scarecrows from surrounding village, Businesses and Organisations so if you don’t live in the village and would like to enter you still can so just give us an email to marthamscarecrowfestival@yahoo.com and will be able to send you one or download a Entry Form below,
http://marthampc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Entry-Form-2020.docx
All Visiting Scarecrows will be positioned on the Village Green.

There will be a variety of stalls on the village greens over the three days, and not forgetting the Treasure Hunt for all the family to enjoy too.
Martham Methodist Church will be open on all three days holding a flower festival entitled ‘Teddy Bear’s Picnic’ and also serving refreshments.
Gray’s Family Fun Fair will be returning again and will be situated on the Main Green.
Money raised at this event will be used for village projects. In the past the money has been able to support Martham Community Centre, Martham Youth Club and the purchase of the Christmas Tree and Christmas lights and new seating for the village green.

For more information regarding the Scarecrow Festival for 2020 please send us a message on our Facebook Page or call Laura on 07391844870 or Corrine on 07880507532.
For any correspondence please email: marthamscarecrowfestival@yahoo.com

Laura and Corrine

Price: Free

Venue

Martham Village Green
Martham
Great Yarmouth
NR29 4PA

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Dates

The event runs from 10:00am to 5:00pm on the following dates.
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