polar bear set to visit Burnham-On-Sea today!
is set to welcome an incredibly realistic polar bear today (Saturday)
who was a huge hit with families in the town last Christmas.
a life-sized animatronic polar bear, will delight young and old
alike, when he appears on Saturday 10th December at 11.30am, 1pm
and 2.30pm at the Ritz Social Club in Victoria Street as part of
the Town Council's 'Frostival' event.
Town Council spokeperson told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Our Frostival
gathers pace in Burnham-On-Sea with Bjorn and the polar bear arriving."
bear and his handler will be appearing three times. Friends, families
and bear-loving adults are welcome to meet him and have their photograph
taken with him."
will also have Santa Claus with us too, who will be on hand to welcome
visitors from 10am and there will also be entertainers and choirs
out and about in the town centre."
to this event is free of charge. The Ritz Social Club is also hosting
a pop-up craft fair. This event was very popular last year and families
wishing to attend are advised to arrive early and be prepared to
leave pushchairs in the foyer. There
is a preview of the polar bear here.
on in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge