Burnham and Highbridge Youth Weekend fun starts today
of Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge's Youth Weekend are making final
preparations for the event, which starts today (Saturday).
event will get underway with a parade of youth groups through
the town, followed by a 'Dance On The Beach' music and dance event
on the seafront.
groups from Burnham and Highbridge will be taking part in the
parade, which will start at 11.30am at Maddocks Slade on the northern
end of The Esplanade before proceeding to College Street, and
then along the High Street to Pier Street and back onto the seafront.
arrival on The Esplanade, the youngsters will be displaying their
talents and giving out information about their organisations.
of Highbridge's Lucy Gunter Dance Centre will be holding dance
demonstrations on a seafront stage from 1-3.30pm on Saturday and
11.30am-3pm on Sunday.
Smith, organiser of the Youth Weekend, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"The event will give youth groups an opportunity to promote
themselves and prove that we have some great talented kids within
invite everyone to come along and enjoy the entertainment and
support them in the parade."
will also be a dozen craft stalls set up during the event and
the nearby BARB hovercraft station will be open during Sunday
to give out beach safety information.