guide to what's on in Burnham-On-Sea this Easter weekend
a busy weekend of entertainment lined up across the Burnham-On-Sea
area this weekend. Our guide shows you the main highlights...
Claymaking Workshop: Visitors to Highbridge's Apex Park
will be able to enjoy a free wildlife clay workshop on Saturday
April 3rd from 10am-12 noon. Children aged 5-9 years will be able
to get creative - and messy - by taking part. The event will be
led by Burnham artist Margaret Micklewright. More details here.
Badger Bonanza Open Weekend at Secret World: Secret World
Wildlife Rescue in New Road, East Huntspill will be open to the
public from Friday 2nd - Monday 5th April with talks, demonstrations
and more. No admission charge, but please donate towards the work
of helping wildlife. 10.00am - 4.00pm.
Easter Art Exhibition: Art from over a dozen local artists
will be on display in Burnham Community Centre from Friday to
Sunday, 10-4pm. Free entry.
FolkFest Fundraising Day: Numerous acts will be performing
at the Railway Inn from 1pm to 11.30pm on Easter Sunday (April
4th) to raise funds towards the ever-increasing costs of holding
Burnham's annual late summer folk festival.
Motorcycle Fun Ride: Meeting at the Bristol Bridge Inn in
Highbridge at 10am on Easter Sunday and riding to Minehead. Proceeds
to BARB. Organised by Somerset Motorcycle Group. Fancy dress optional.
More details here.
Meet Gilbert the Goose! Gilbert, a talking interactive
goose display, will be greeting customers at Sanders Garden World
in Brent Knoll, just off junction 22 of the M5, on Friday (April
2nd), Saturday (April 3rd) and Easter Monday (April 5th) during
normal garden centre opening hours.
Live music at The Railway Inn: On Friday April 2nd, it's
the return of popular local group Riverbrew as part of landlord
Danny's celebrations for his 3rd year at the High Street pub.
On Saturday night (April 3rd), local group Firewall will be in
Tea and cakes: Tea and cakes will be served in St Michael's
Church in Brent Knoll from 2-5pm on Easter Sunday.
Hovercraft station open day: BARB's seafront headquarters
will be open to the public from 10am-4pm on Easter Sunday. See
the hovercrafts, meet the crew and support BARB by buying merchandise.
Church Services: Easter Day celebration services will
be held at Burnham on Sea Methodist Church: (8am, 10.30am and
6.30pm), at Brent Knoll Methodist Church (10.30am), at Brean Methodist
Church (10.30am), and at West Huntspil Methodist Church (11am).
Afghanistan Fundraiser: The Orchard Inn in West Huntspill
is inviting guests to a fundraising 'heroes night' to raise money
for those fighting in Afghanistan on Friday (April 2nd). The event
includes a meal and live music from opera singer Tim Pitman. More
details on 01278 781401.
Ritz Cinema movies: Burnham's Ritz Cinema in Victoria
Street is screening 'How To Train Your Dragon' in 3D and 'Nanny
McPhee And The Big Bang' this Easter weekend. For times and bookings,
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