Saturday 3rd June – PEGASUS EXPLORER SCOUTS
FAMILY FUN DAY
Pegasus Explorer Scouts are having a funday at the site. Archery, axe throwing, rifle range, facepainting, tombola, etc More details to follow
Sunday 2nd July – VELOCETTE OWNERS RALLY
L E Velo club has their Velocette Rally at the site. Appropriate stalls welcome
11-13th August THE TOURING CARAVAN CLUB
The touring Caravan Club will be holding a week-end rally on the site
18th-20th August – MANCHESTER AUTHOR EVENT
This will be the second event of its kind hosted by Scarlett Enterprises, and is going to be an annual event on this site.
The signing and gig will take place in a large marquee measuring 21 x 15 metres, with a smaller marquee accommodating the beer tent & refreshments. In the evening there will be a BBQ and other food available. Afternoon tea of sandwiches and cakes will be available to purchase, through the day. An ice-cream van is also going to be onsite.The signing proper will take place on Saturday the 19th of August 2017
Through the day on the Saturday an author book signing will take place, with morning and afternoon, and all-day sessions available.
Morning session will run 11 am – 1.30 pm, afternoon 2.30 pm – 5 pm, or an option for an all day ticket.
There will be a break between 1.30 – 2.30 pm for dinner, to enable attendees, helpers and authors alike to have a break. (All readers will be requested to leave the signing marquee and return at 2.30pm)
The Saturday evening event is in the form of a gig, which will begin at 7 pm and run through to 11.30 pm. Alongside the music we will have spoken word artists reading to the audience.
We are also going to be hosting a raffle on the day of the signing, and all winners will be announced at the evening. Raffle prizes will include signed paperbacks, Kindle HD, ebooks, superstore vouchers and more prizes will be announced closer to the event.The monies raised from the raffle will be donated to the local Pegasus Explorer Scout Unit, Astley
Two charities will benefit from a percentage of the profits for this event. Part to the Mining Museum itself, and the other to MIND, Registered charity number 219830. Registered in England number 424348.