annual Healing Festival comes to East Huntspill this weekend
of visitors from across the UK are expected to visit East Huntspill
this weekend when a popular healing festival returns.
in its eighth year, The Healing Weekend will be held on July 8th-10th
at Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre.
are promising even more treats in store for music lovers and families,
as well as a huge variety of stalls and activities.
multi-talented tribal musician Sika from New Zealand will arrive
in the UK on 7th July, just in time to be at the event as part
of his UK tour.
not all that music fans can look forward to, as organiser Elaine
Fenton explained to Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We are thrilled
to announce that not just one, but four amazing acts will now
be joining us following our competition to find new musical talent."
will include lively folk band Homesick Gypsy, soulful songstress
Lisa Doscher, captivating melodies from Patchwork Skies and musical
theatre magic from Lisa Dollery. We cant wait to see them
and co-organiser Ron Tropman are ready to welcome even more people
to the event, which supports Secret World and local businesses.
With over 180 exhibitors, around 90 workshops, plus plenty of
music, performances and evening shows, there is something for
Healing Weekend welcomes families, and children will be in for
a treat this year with news that the local group Somerset Sensational
Kids, dressed as amazing Welly Fairies, will be offering a crèche
facility, with face-painting, glitter tattoos, hair braids, arts
and crafts, sensory activities, music, stories in the woods and
World fundraiser Jeremy Duxbury told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Were
so looking forward to welcoming The Healing Weekend back to Secret
well as all the workshops and talks there will also be an opportunity
to learn more about our work to rescue, rehabilitate and release
injured wildlife, as well as just to soak in the beautiful surroundings
and enjoy everything the site has to offer."
is available and can be booked through Secret World. There are
just a few spaces left by booking at www.secretworld.org or calling
01278 783 250.
"The Healing Weekend is now one of the best loved events
of its kind in the UK, attracting thousands of visitors,"
really is a first class event that Somerset can be proud of, supporting
the first class charity Secret World."
you have not visited before, you are in for a truly memorable
experience one the whole family can enjoy."
programme details can be found at www.thehealingweekend.co.uk.