Leiston’s Jubilee Weekend – Saturday 4th June

Saturday 4th June 2022     13:00 - 22:30
Recreational Ground, Victory Road, Leiston.

Leiston’s Jubilee Weekend is set for Friday-Saturday, June 3rd-4th 2022, as part of a country-wide celebration on the same weekend for the Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee! Leiston’s celebrations include two days of festivities, ending with a family-friendly outdoor cinema event and firework display in the evening on Saturday 4th June. Entry if free and everyone is welcome.

PROGRAMME FOR SATURDAY 4th JUNE (13.00 – 22.30)

“ROYAL PARADE” (Uniformed Groups and Floats/Fancy Dress)
12.15 – FLOATS AND VEHICLES MUSTER AT SSSC FOR PARADE
12.30 – UNIFORMED GROUPS TO MUSTER AT COMMUNITY CENTRE CARPARK
12.30 – WALKERS TO MEET AT CAR PARK OPPOSITE LONDIS READY FOR JUDGING
12.45 – PARADE THROUGH THE TOWN TO ENTER PARK VIA WATERLOO AVENUE

MAIN DISPLAY AREA
13.00 – PARADE ARRIVE AT THE PARK AND ENTER THE MAIN DISPLAY AREA
13.00 – OPENING CEREMONY INCLUDING DRUMHEAD SERVICE
13.30 – CHLOE KINRADE SCHOOL OF DANCING
13.45 – PRESENTATION OF PRIZES FOR PARADE COSTUMES
14.00 – DOG SHOW AND ‘HAVE A GO AGILITY’ WITH EVE BAILEY
16.00- UNIFORMED GROUPS DISPLAY
16.30 – SUNSET CEREMONY, NATIONAL ATHEM
16.45 – WANG A WELLIE IN A WHEELIE W’OLYMPICS
18.00 – LEISTON EVENTS GROUP GRAND DRAW
20.30 – CINEMA IN THE PARK – DISNEY’S “ENCANTO” (CERT U)
22.30 – FIREWORKS FINALE BY POB’S PYRO

SMALL STAGE + (QUEEN’S AFTERNON TEA MARQUEE)
13.00 – ROYAL BRITISH LEGION BAND (OPENING CEREMONY)
14.15 – LOVE TO SING CHOIR (QUEENS AFTERNOON TEA 2PM SITTING)
14.45 – SOLITAIRE ENTERTAINMENT
15.30 – SING AS WE GO (QUEENS AFTERNOON TEA 3.30PM SITTING)
16.30 – ROYAL BRITISH LEGION BAND (SUNSET CEREMONY)
16.45 – SOLITAIRE ENTERTAINMENT

LARGE STAGE
15.00 – CHLOE KINRADE SCHOOL OF DANCING
15.30 – PRO CORDA PERFORMANCE BY ANDREW QUARTERMAINE AND NOEL VINE
18.00 – LOCAL MUSICIANS PERFORM, INCLUDING LILY KEMP, JUSTIN YOUNG AND ZOE BARRY

OTHER ATTRACTIONS AT THE PARK
APACHE HELICOPTER LANDING ON WATERLOO CENTRE FIELD (TBC)
FUNFAIR
SUFFOLK SPORT (1 – 6PM)
PENALTY SHOOT OUT BY LTAA (1 – 6PM)
PROFESSOR BURNELIA’S PUNCH AND JUDY (2.30PM)
BLACK ORCHID PRODUCTIONS CIRCUS SKILLS AND STREET PERFORMERS
WANG A WELLIE COMPETITION
LOCAL STALLS OF CRAFTS/FOOD STALLS/LICENCED BAR/FISHERS GIN & PROSECCO BAR
CHEEKY THE CHIMP
SUFFOLK ANGLIA RESCUE SERVICE (SARS) AND LEISTON FIRE CREW

TIMES MAY VARY ON THE DAY