Date: Sunday 1st July 2018

Location: Ampthill Great Park

Gala Day is a free community event which takes place on the Sunday of the popular Ampthill Festival Weekend from 12.30pm to late afternoon in Ampthill Park. This is a day for relaxing, listening to great music and watching some fabulous arena acts, meeting up with friends and finding out about your local community groups and businesses.

A highlight of Gala Day is the parade which passes through the town centre and arrives at the park around 1.15pm. Prizes are presented to the best dressed groups by the Mayor and then we start our arena performances on the cricket ground.

In the music arena there will be a whole afternoon of music by great local bands. A real festival feel. Around the edge of the Cricket ground there will be stalls promoting local charities, community groups and businesses. There is also a fun fair and a good range of food stalls.

We promise that there is something to entertain every member of the family. Come and join us – you won’t be disappointed!

 

Ampthill Gala Day News

2 days ago

Ampthill Gala Day

A huge thank you to everyone who nominated a child for the Pride of Ampthill competition - brilliant entries from some very amazing children.

Massive thank you also to Alameda Middle School. We have received some outstanding artwork for the programme competition - some very talented artists out there.

We we are looking forward to judging both competions next week - watch this space to see who the winners are.
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4 days ago

Ampthill Gala Day

One more day to get your nominations in for Pride of Ampthill.

Do you know a child who lives or goes to school in Ampthill who stands out from the pack?

Are they aged between Year 4 and Year 8 and have done something completely ‘roarsome’ in the last year -
Have they have excelled at sport, music or at school.
or
raised money for charity
or
made a contribution to the local community.
or
overcome personal difficulties to achieve their own personal goals or success.
If so we would love to hear from you via the nomination form below or contact gala@ampthillfestival.co.uk
Go Wild and get nominating!
www.dropbox.com/…/A4_GalaDay_NominationForm_2018.pd…
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4 days ago

Ampthill Gala Day

Slot still available -

Martial Arts Group WANTED!!

Can you channel your inner tiger? Show your animal instincts?

Do you run a Taekwondo, Karate or any other martial art group and would like to advertise your skills to the flock, colony, sloth, troop or herd (insert collective noun of choice)?

Then we need you to perform in our Arena on Gala Day this year. It's a great opportunity to share what you do and help Ampthill Go Wild!

Please contact gala@ampthillfestival.co.uk
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1 week ago

Ampthill Gala Day

One more week to get your nominations in for Pride of Ampthill.

Do you know a child who lives or goes to school in Ampthill who stands out from the pack?

Are they aged between Year 4 and Year 8 and have done something completely ‘roarsome’ in the last year -

Have they have excelled at sport, music or at school.
or
raised money for charity
or
made a contribution to the local community.
or
overcome personal difficulties to achieve their own personal goals or success.

If so we would love to hear from you via the nomination form below or contact gala@ampthillfestival.co.uk

Go Wild and get nominating!

www.dropbox.com/s/4l4p51yjnf1prbo/A4_GalaDay_NominationForm_2018.pdf?dl=0
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One more week to get your nominations in for Pride of Ampthill. 
Do you know a child who lives or goes to school in Ampthill who stands out from the pack?
Are they aged between Year 4 and Year 8 and have done something completely ‘roarsome’ in the last year -
Have they have excelled at sport, music or at school.
or
raised money for charity
or
made a contribution to the local community.
or
overcome personal difficulties to achieve their own personal goals or success.
If so we would love to hear from you via the nomination form below or contact gala@ampthillfestival.co.uk
Go Wild and get nominating!  
https://www.dropbox.com/s/4l4p51yjnf1prbo/A4_GalaDay_NominationForm_2018.pdf?dl=0

2 weeks ago

Ampthill Gala Day

Gala Day Stalls

There are just a ‘pawful’ of spaces left for stalls at Gala Day this year.

If if you are interested in having a stall please contact gala@ampthillfestival.co.uk for more information.

Remember its a great way to advertise your business, charity or organisation - spaces allocated on a first come first served basis.
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Ticket prices vary for each event, please see individual event pages for more information. Available from selected local shops or online via Eventbrite (online booking fees may apply)

2018 sponsors to be announced shortly

2018 sponsors to be announced shortly