To celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in June we plan to transform Wantage & Grove with more bunting than you’ve ever seen before! The events, spread over three days, are set to get every age group within our area involved in all the fun throughout the Half Term weekend.

WE NEED YOU to spread the word among your friends, family, social groups & clubs
WE NEED YOU to get in the spirit & join in the fun events for all ages over the three days
WE NEED YOU to get your friends together to promote a group, club, charity or business
WE NEED YOU to get your bunting out and decorate your houses & cars from 1st June.
**Prizes for the Best Dressed House and Best Dressed Shop**

Saturday 2nd June at Wantage recreation ground

  • Children’s Sports Day – Enter in advance or on the day – Email: soll@wagjubilee.co.uk
  • Fairground, Stalls and Much More Entertainment
  • Race Night at Wantage Civic Hall – supported by Stan James

Sunday 3rd June in Wantage Town Square

  • Grand Fancy Dress Parade – Kings and Queens Through The Ages. [5-18 yrs with prizes for age categories] – Email:events@wagjubilee.co.uk
  • The Big Lunch/Picnic – Bring your own food or use the Hog Roast, Burger Bars, Stalls or shops in the Town Square – Free cake for every child!
  • 4 Legged Beer Race around six pubs in the town for 18 yrs & over Email: events@wagjubilee.co.uk

Monday 4th June at Grove recreation ground (rugby fields)

  • ‘It’s a Knockout’ Giant Inflatable Games for 14yrs and over with foam, costumes & hilarious fun – Team Entries Now Open – Email: tfd@wagjubilee.co.uk
  • Parade around Grove. Promote your club at the Grove event. Themed for each Decade of the Queen’s reign.
  • BMX & Skateboard competition at the Skate Park – Enter on the Day

To host a stall on any of the days email: stalls@wagjubilee.co.uk
To advertise in the official programme email: press@wagjubiilee.co.uk

Expect more events & fun over the three days to include, Live bands & DJ’s, Funfair, Scouts March, Hog Roast, BBQ’s, Dance Demonstrations, Games for Toddlers, Teenagers & Adults who still think they’re Teenagers, Craft Tent, Beer Tent, Dumper & Digger Corner, Football Challenges, Tea Dance at Shush, Games Tent, Fireworks & so much more!