Scarecrow Festival and Royal Garden Party come to Burnham-On-Sea
scarecrow festival and a Royal garden party is set to be held
in Burnham-On-Sea next month.
The town's Marine Cove gardens will be hosting the sea-themed
Scarecrow Day on July 6th when residents and local groups will
be invited to display their own scarecrow.
preparation for the event, a window display has been created at
Burnham's Library by the Friends of Marine Cove and Sedgemoor
District Council's Community Gardener Jacqui Strong.
Mermaid has been created in line with the nautical scarecrow theme
and will be on display until Saturday 29th June and then in the
garden on Scarecrow Day, which will take place between 10am and
would encourage any schools, groups, shops or organisations to
get involved. The event is free to take part in and should be
a lot of fun," Jacqiui told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
Friends of Marine Cove will also be holding a garden party to
celebrate the Royal Coronation Festival later in August. There
will be traditional cucumber sandwiches, cakes and tea or coffee
available for free.
School pupils and Burnham District Pantomime Society will be singing
some old favourites to entertain visitors during the event.
garden party is being funded by the Friends of Marine Cove to
express their thanks for the publics support over the last