May 8, 2011
crowds flock to Burnham-On-Sea's annual Party In The Park
crowds of spectators flocked to the first event of Burnham-On-Sea's
summer season of outdoor music events on Sunday (May 8th).
of people filled the Manor
Gardens for the annual
Party In The Park, which offered five hours of
and live music.
event was headlined by The Fallen Apples who made a popular return
to Burnham after several previous appearances at the town's Folkfest
also enjoyed the Nicky Swann Duo, Redhillbillies and Adam Smith.
Mike Murphy from CADS (the Burnham and Highbridge Cultural Arts
and Development Society) told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It was
a fantastic afternoon. We had record number of spectators and
the crowd really got into the spirit of the music."
The season continues on June 12th with Jazz and Swing in the Park,
followed on July 10th by Picnic In the park. CADS holds several
free events a year for the benefit of people in both towns.
The scenes at Sunday's Party In The Park in Burnham-On-Sea