Dirleton Fete & Games

The Fete & Games is returning this year and will be held on

 Dirleton Green

 between 1.00pm and 5.00pm on Saturday 25th June.

The many events, stalls and refreshments will include:

  • Events: Kids Races, Kids Sideshows, Family Dog Show, Baking Competition, Vegetable Carving Competition
  • Stalls: Plants, Raffle, Books, Bric-a-Brac, Playgroup (with kids’ activities), History Society
  • Refreshments: Bar, Tea Tent, BBQ, Ice Cream Van
  • Other: Music Tent, Classic Cars, Kids Inflatables, Fun Fire Engine.

 

Everyone is invited to take part in the Baking Competition. The categories for the Baking Competition are: 

  • Aged 10 & under:
    • 6 Animal Biscuits (animal shaped, or decorated like an animal)
    • 6 Vanilla Butterfly Cakes or Chocolate Bat Cakes
  • Aged 11-15:
    • 6 Chocolate Cupcakes (decorated with frosting & a chocolate of your choice – chocolate orange, flake, after eight etc.)
    • 6 Cream Filled Meringues
  • Aged 16+/Adult:
    • 1 Lemon Drizzle Cake or Gluten-Free Lemon Polenta (round or loaf)
    • 1 Iced Ginger Cake (round or loaf)

There is no limit to how many people from one household can enter – the more the merrier! All entries must be brought to the Tea Tent by 1.45pm on the day; the number to put on the judging table is specified above (if you bake more and want to donate them for sale in the Tea Tent, they would be gratefully received). Entry is free, but all entries will be sold in the Tea Tent after judging, which will be undertaken by the Head Chef from Archerfield Walled Garden. Prizes will be awarded to all 1st place entries, and certificates (and medals for children) to those placed 2nd and 3rd.

 

 Click HERE to download an entry form

 

If you would like to enter any of the  competitions, but can’t drop off your entry by 1.45pm on the day, please make contact using the contact details listed below to arrange to drop your entry off earlier or the day before.

The theme for the Fruit & Vegetable Carving Competition is Sea Creatures.

You can create any sea creature you like, using any fruit(s) or vegetable(s) you like.

There is a maximum of 2 entries per person, but there is no limit to how many people from one household can enter.

All entries must be brought to the Tea Tent by 1.45pm on the day (Sat 25th June). Entry is free and judging will take place by age group – aged 10 & under, age 11-15 and age 16+/adult. Prizes will be awarded to all 1st place entries, and certificates (and medals for children) to those placed 2nd and 3rd.

 

 Please Click HERE to download an entry form.

 

If you would like to enter any of the competitions, but can’t drop off your entry by 1.45pm on the day, please make contact using the contact details listed below to arrange to drop your entry off earlier or the day before.

Our Fun Family Dog Show will begin at about 3.00pm and the categories will be:

 

  • Best Dog
  • Best Bitch
  • Best Puppy
  • Dog Most Like Their Owner
  • Waggiest Tail
  • Best Young Handler
  • Dog the Judge Would Most Like to Take Home
  • Fancy Dress.

 

Entry will be £2 per category and prizes will include trophies and rosettes.

INFORMATION & VOLUNTEERING

 

If anyone would like any further information about the Fete & Games, or has an hour or so to spare on the day and would like to volunteer to help, please email fete-and-games@dirletonvillage.org