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17th Midsummer Festival
Friday 21st - Sunday 30th June 2019

Welcome to the 17th Wolvercote and Wytham Midsummer Festival celebrating life in both our communities. This year we have chosen the theme of 'Common Ground''

Summary of events.  Tickets will be on sale at the Post Box.   Look out for the paper programme which is available free from local churches, pubs and shops or you can download a pdf when available.  Download Programme

Events in bold must be booked in advance as places are limited. Click on the Event links to view the page in the programme. (Press your browser's 'back' key to return to this page) Event Map.  Fun on the Green Stalls Amazing Raffle Prizes

Transport between the villages is available for the Wytham Walk, and All Saints Concert (on Tuesday 25th) and the Art and Craft Exhibition drinks reception (on Sunday 30th). Prior booking is essential. Please call 07557 056179. Return fare £3. Sorry, no bus passes accepted. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Under 5’s travel free..

Please note that the paper programmes are no longer delivered door to door.

Date

 Time

Venue

Event

Tickets

Bus

Fri 21

Day trip

 

WHS Trip to Cogges Farm Museum and River Trip

01865 558090

 

 

6.30pm

WoVH

Family Film Night Laurel & Hardy: A Chump at Oxford.

 

 

 

by 6.00pm

 

Submit WHS Show Forms to 59, Rosamund Road, Wolvercote, OX2 8NX or send by email to the show secretary: claremwinterbottom@googlemail.com. Entry fees can be paid on the day.  Classes  Entry Notes

 

 

Sat 22

11 - 4.30pm

WoVH

Teas and Snacks on sale

 

 

 

12.30- 5.30pm

GG/WoVH

Fun on the Green with dog show, music stage and beer tent. Dog Show Classes

 

 

 

4.30pm

WoVH

Raffle Winners Drawn

 

 

 

7.30pm

WoVH

Music Night Tickets £10/£8

Post Box

 

Sun 23

9 - 10.00am

WoVH

Submit exhibits for the WHS Show (Entry forms submitted by Fri 21st) Classes  Entry Notes

 

 

 

10.00am

SPCh

All-Age Festival Service

 

 

 

12 - 1.00pm

BC

Classical Concert

 

 

 

2 - 4.00pm

WoVH

Horticultural Show / Teas

 

 

 

2.15 - 3.00pm

SPCh

Family Concert

 

 

 

7.30pm

PL

Festival Quiz

 

 

Mon 24

12.30pm

BCH

Festival Lunch £3.50

01865 556486

 

 

7.30pm

SPOSR

History Talk - 'Wolvercote Common Ground'

 

 

Tue 25

10.00am

Wytham Woods

Festival walk in the common spaces of Wytham woods.  Coffee in the WHWy

 

 Yes

 

7.30pm

ASCh

Wytham Summer Concert

Yes

Wed 26

6.00pm

WyVH

Festival Cricket Match and picnic. 

 

 

Thu 27

6.00-9.00pm

WYPC

80th anniversary open day and BBQ with the School of Rock.

 

 

Fri 28

7.30pm

BCH

Poetry and Music Evening

 

 

Sat 29

10 - 12.00pm

BCH

Children’s Parade Workshop

 

 

 

12 - 6.00pm

ASCh

Art and Craft Exhibition

 

 

12.30pm

LWG

Morris Dancing

 

 

1.15pm

LWG

Gather for the parade

 

 

1.30pm

LWG

Parade from the Lower Wolvercote Green to...

 

 

 

2 - 4.00pm

SPCh

St Peter’s Patronal Fête

 

 

6.00pm

WHWo

End of Festival BBQ. Pop-up choir at 6.00pm. 

 

 

 Sun 30

11 - 1.00pm

Canal

Wolvercote Open Boats Day

 

 

 

12 - 5.00pm

ASCh

Art and Craft Exhibition

 

 

5 - 7.00pm

ASCh

End of Art & Craft Exhibition drinks, nibbles and music

 

Yes


 

Key to Venues

ASCh - All Saints Church, Wytham
BCH - Baptist Church Hall
BC - Baptist Church
BPCP - Bathing Place Car Park

Canal - Access via steps on the Godstow Road bridge
FAI - FAI Farm, Wytham
GG - Goose Green
LWG - Lower Wolvercote Green
PL - Plough Inn
RH - 89 Godstow Road
SPCh - St Peter’s Church
SPOSR - St Peter’s Old Sch Rooms
WHWo - White Hart, Wolvercote
WHWy - White Hart, Wytham
WCO - Wolvercote Community Orchard
WoVH - Wolvercote Village Hall
WPS - Wolvercote Primary School
WW - Wytham Woods Car Park
WyVH - Wytham Village Hall
WYPC - Wolvercote Young People’s Club

GET YOUR PROGRAMME FROM:
Kendal Crescent PO
Cutteslowe Community Centre
First Turn Stores
St. Peter's Church
The Plough Inn
The Post Box
Baptist Church Hall
The White Hart, Wolvercote
Jacob's Inn
All Saints Church, Wytham
The White Hart, Wytham
Summertown Library
NOA Community Centre