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image for Festival item typeBridlington Old Town 1940s Festival***CANCELLED ** at Bridlington Old Town

Annual Festival, Sun 14 Jun 2020, free entry



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Bridlington Old Town 1940's Festival.

Go along to enjoy the great atmosphere.

An annual festival taking place in June where entertainers, stall holders and military exhibitors showcase a great day in Bridlington's Old Town.

Sunday 14th June 2020.

A 1940's festival celebration of Bridlington Old Town being used as the location for the 2016 Universal Pictures 'Dads Army' film and its transformation into Walmington -On-Sea.

Want to enjoy a more simple way of life, do the jitterbug and let your hair down, go along to the annual 1940’s festival.

During the festival the Old Town is filled with the music of the 40’s, swing, dance bands and singers who specialise in recreating that 40’s sound.

The atmosphere is great with military vehicles on display and events throughout the day.

Wander around the trade and food stalls available. Find an unusual vintage gift or enjoy some lovely hot freshly prepared food either from one of the food traders or in one of the coffee shops, restaurants or pubs.

Don’t forget to put on your 1940’s glad rags and be part of the fun.

Programme of 1940's entertainers including Madeline Brown, The George Formby Experience, Tess Fletcher, Murry's America Jeep and his Dancers, Coastal Voices. Vintage clothing stalls and displays, military stalls and displays, food and craft stalls.

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Dates Times
Sun 14 Jun 2020


Free entry

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High Street,
YO16 4QA



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Map reference: TA 173678  Lat: 54.09311 Long: -0.20739

Park for free on all surrounding roads and there's a free car park in Old Town. Follow brown tourist signs for 'Historic Old Town'

Parking: free


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